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Antonio Simonetti

Antonio Simonetti

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
College of Engineering

Email: simonetti.3@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-6710

Office: 105A Cushing Hall


Ph.D, Carleton University, 1994

M.S., McGill University, 1989

B.S., McGill University, 1986


1995-96- NSERC postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute, Mainz (Germany)
1996- NSERC postdoctoral fellow, ENS Lyon (France)
1997-1999- Postdoctorall fellow, GEOTOP-UQAM, Canada
1999-2003- Research Associate, GEOTOP-UQAM, Canada
2003-2008- Faculty Services Officer, University of Alberta, Canada
2008- 2012- Research Associate Professor, University of Notre Dame
2012- Associate Professor, University of Notre Dame

ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4025-2283

GOOGLE SCHOLAR REPORT:https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=PytIh4cAAAAJ&hl=en

Summary of Activities/Interests

In-situ, high spatial resolution analyses of Earth Materials, Nuclear Forensics, LA-MC-ICP-MS-based research, geochronology, isotope geochemistry, tracing environmental pollution


What Would You Fight For? Fighting to Protect Our Country

November 20, 2017

Since 1993, the International Atomic Energy Agency has tracked 2,500 trafficking cases of nuclear material. While there has yet to be a detonation of a dirty bomb, the threat remains present. In the unlikely event of a nuclear attack on American soil, Notre Dame engineering professor Antonio Simonetti makes one thing clear: The perpetrator could and would be found.

Professor Antonio Simonetti’s nuclear forensic research to be featured on "What Would You Fight For?" series

November 15, 2017

Professor Antonio Simonetti's nuclear research for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will be featured during half-time of the Notre Dame vs. Navy football game as part of the university's "What Would You Fight For?" series.

Simonetti Receives USGS Service Award

May 5, 2016

Antonio Simonetti, associate professor and director of graduate studies in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, has been granted the Citizen’s Award for Exceptional Service from the U.S. Geological Survey.