Fran is currently earning his Ph.D. in Astrophysics from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. Fran received his M.Sc. in Physics with Astrophysics from the University of Rijeka, and his B.Sc. in Physics from the University of Split. In 2017, Fran was awarded the STFC PhD studentship in data intensive science as part of the Scottish Data-Intensive Science Triangle. Fran was also the recipient of the Eramus+ Internship scholarship in 2016 and 2014.