Last update: 8th February 2002
PhD Student at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", with wide interests in
General Relativity and Gravitational Wave Sources, Physics of Compact Objects, High Energy
Astrophysics and Spacetime Splitting Techniques.
Dipartimento di Fisica UniversitÓ degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza"
Piazzale Aldo Moro, 2 - 00185 Roma - Italy
||Admission to the PhD at the
University of Rome "La Sapienza" to work on "Gravitational Radiation from
Perturbed Compact Stars" in collaboration with Prof. Valeria Ferrari
||Degree in Theoretical Physics at
the University of Rome "La Sapienza". Diploma thesis on "Electric Charge
Distributions in Relativistic Magnetosphere" supervised by Prof. Remo
Ruffini.Graduated with 110/110 cum laude.
||Member of the International
Center of Relativistic Astrophysics (ICRA)
||Member of the Local Organizing
Committee of the III Icra Network Workshop
||Member of the EU Network on
Sources of Gravitational Radiation
||Member of the Specific Program
OG51 (INFN) on Gravitational Waves.
||Member of the Istituto Nazionale
di Fisica Nucleare (INFN)
Research interest (keywords):
General Relativity, Gravitational Waves, Gravitoelectromagnetism, Neutron Satrs &
White Dwarfs, Asteroseismology, Accretion
Conference Talks and Seminars:
- "Effects of Discontinuities on the Oscillation
Spectrum of Neutron Stars", III EU Network Meeting, February 2002, Southampton, UK.
- "Density Discontinuity g-modes of Neutron Stars",
meeting of the specific program OG51, INFN, University of Roma "La Sapienza",
November 2001, Roma, Italy
- Gravitational Waves from Perturbed Compact Stars",
University of Roma "La Sapienza", October 2001, Roma, Italy.
- "Stellar Oscillations in General Relativity and
Emission of Gravitational Waves", University of Roma "La Sapienza", May
2001, Roma, Italy.
- The Cotton-York and Simon Tensors in Stationary Spacetimes,
IX Marcel Grossman Meeting, July 2-8 2000, Roma, Italy.
- "A comment on the Collapse of a Charged Shell of
Dust", IX Marcel Grossman Meeting, July 2-8 2000, Roma, Italy.
- "Kerr Black Hole Magnetosphere", IX Marcel
Grossman Meeting, July 2-8 2000, Roma, Italy.