Editorial Board for section 'Cosmology'

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Members (41)

Prof. Dr. Antonino Del Popolo
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Section Editor-in-Chief
1. Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Catania, 95100 Catania, Italy
2. INFN, sezione di Catania, 95100 Catania, Italy
Interests: cosmological physics; CDM models; extra-planetary systems; gravitational systems
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Prof. Dr. Jenni Adams
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Section Board Member
School of Physical and Chemical Sciences, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
Interests: cosmology and astroparticle physics; High energy neutrino detection; inflationary phase transition and related phenomena; large scale structure formation in the universe
Dr. Yashar Akrami
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Section Board Member
International Center for Fundamental Physics, École Normale Supérieure (ENS), Paris, France
Interests: multi-messenger cosmology and cosmological surveys; early-universe cosmology and cosmic initial conditions; cosmic acceleration and dark energy; cosmic microwave background; large-scale structure; primordial black holes; gravitational waves; cosmological tests of gravity; laboratory tests of gravity; implications of cosmology for fundamental theories; large-scale cosmic anomalies and observational tensions; big data, statistical inference and high-performance computing in cosmology and fundamental physics; artificial intelligence in cosmology and fundamental physics
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Prof. Dr. Stephon Alexander
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Section Board Member
Department of Physics & Astronomy, HB 6127, Wilder Lab, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Interests: theoretical cosmology; cosmological constant problem; baryogenesis; cosmic inflation; structure formation; singularity resolution; quantum fields in curved spaces; string cosmology; quantum gravity; string theory; modified theories of gravity; loop quantum gravity; spin foams; geometry and math of music; instrument acoustic modelling
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Prof. Dr. Jean-Michel Alimi
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Section Board Member
Laboratory Universe and Theories, UMR 8102 CNRS, Observatoire de Paris, PSL Research University, 5 place Jules Janssen, 92195 Meudon, France
Interests: cosmological physics; numerical cosmology; large scale structure formation; scalar-tensor and modified gravity theory; backreaction and inhomogeneous universes
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Prof. Dr. Pedro Pina Avelino
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto, and Institute of Astrophysics and Space Sciences (IA/CAUP), Rua das Estrelas, 4150-762 Porto, Portugal
Interests: cosmology; structure formation; cosmic defects; dark energy; dark matter; varying fundamental couplings; modified gravity
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Dr. Adam Balcerzak
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Section Board Member
Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin, Wielkopolska 15, 70-451 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: inhomogeneous universes; dark energy; varying fundamental constants; modified gravity; braneworld cosmology; quantum cosmology
Prof. Dr. Aurélien Barrau
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Laboratoire de Physique Subatomique et de Cosmologie, Université Grenoble-Alpes, CNRS-IN2P3 53, Avenue des Martyrs, 38026 Grenoble CEDEX, France
Interests: cosmology, phenomenology of quantum gravity; diffusion of particles in the galaxy; black holes; general relativity
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Prof. Dr. Elia Stefano Battistelli
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Physics Departemnt, Sapienza University of Rome, P.le Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: cosmic microwave background radiation
Dr. Nicole F. Bell
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School of Physics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
Interests: dark matter; LHC collider phenomenology; baryogenesis and leptogenesis; neutrino physics and astrophysics; astroparticle physics and cosmology; particle physics beyond the standard model
Prof. Dr. Alfio Bonanno
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1. INAF, Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania, via S.Sofia 78, I-9 5123 Catania, Italy
2. INFN, Sezione di Catania, via S. Sofia 64, I-95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: theoretical cosmology; stellar magnetic fields; quantum gravity
Prof. Dr. Kirill A. Bronnikov
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1. Center of Gravitation and Fundamental Metrology, VNIIMS, Ozyornaya Ul. 46, 119361 Moscow, Russia
2. Institute of Gravitation and Cosmology, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University), Miklukho-Maklaya 6, 117198 Moscow, Russia
3. Elementary Particle Physics Department, National Research Nuclear University “MEPhI”, Kashirskoe Shosse 31, 115409 Moscow, Russia
Interests: wormholes; black holes; multidimensional gravity; scalar-tensor gravity; stability
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Dr. Christian Byrnes
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9QH, UK
Interests: cosmology; inflation; non-gaussianity of the primordial density perturbation; primordial black holes; reheating
Prof. Dr. Yi-Fu Cai
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Department of Astronomy, School of Physical Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, 96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei 230026, China
Interests: bounce cosmology; inflation; dark energy; curvaton; curvature perturbation; primordial gravitational waves; cosmic microwave background; modified gravity; black holes; cosmic strings; cosmological perturbations
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Prof. Dr. Jaime Haro Cases
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Department of mathematics, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: quintessential inflation and gravitational particle production
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Prof. Dr. Xuelei Chen
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A429, National Astronomical Observatories, 20A Datun Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
Interests: large scale structure; cosmic microwave background; formation of first objects and reionization
Prof. Dr. Carlo R. Contaldi
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Theoretical Physics, Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: Physics of the very early Universe; Inflation and structure formation; Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB); Gravitational waves; Statistics and inference in observational Cosmology
Dr. Pier Stefano Corasaniti
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1. LUTH, Observatoire de Paris, 5 place Jules Janssen, 9219 Meudon, France
2. Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, 98 bis bd Arago, 75014 Paris, France
Interests: cosmology; large-scale structures; galaxy clusters; cosmic structure formation; N-body simulations; dark energy; dark matter; high-redshift universe; astrophysics; astrostatistics
Prof. Dr. Antonaldo Diaferio
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Department of Physics, University of Torino, 10125 Torino, Italy
Interests: cosmology; theory of gravitation; large-scale structure of the universe
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Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Dimopoulos
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Consortium for Fundamental Physics, Physics Department, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YB, UK
Interests: theoretical cosmology; cosmic inflation; dark energy; cosmological perturbations; primordial magnetic fields; primordial black holes; modified gravity
Prof. Dr. Peter Dunsby
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Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7701, South Africa
Interests: cosmology; dark energy; extensions of general relativity; exact solutions in general relativity; dynamical systems applied to cosmology; inhomogeneous cosmology; structure formation; cosmic microwave background anisotropies; relativistic astrophysics
Prof. Dr. Júlio César Fabris
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Núcleo Cosmo UFES, Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (UFES), Campus Goiabeiras, 14 - Goiabeiras, Vitória - ES, 29075-910, Brazil
Interests: cosmology; dark energy; black holes; quantum cosmology
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Prof. Dr. Chao-Qiang Geng
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Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, East District, Hsinchu 300044, Taiwan
Interests: particle physics phenomenology; dark energy; dark matter; cosmology
Prof. Dr. Dmitry Gorbunov
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1. Institute for Nuclear Research of Russian Academy of Sciences, 117312 Moscow, Russia
2. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, 141700 Dolgoprudny, Russia
Interests: quantum field theory; particle physics phenomenology; physics beyond the Standard Model; cosmology
Prof. Dr. Ilian Iliev
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School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9RH, UK
Interests: reionization; cosmology; simulations; large-scale structure and galaxy formation; radiative feedback
Prof. Dr. Tina Kahniashvili
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1. McWilliams Center for Cosmology, Department of Physics, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
2. School of Natural Sciences and Medicine, Ilia State University, Kakutsa Cholokashvili Avenue 3/5, Tbilisi 0162, Georgia
3. Abastumani Astrophysical Observatory, Merab Kostava Avenue 47, Tbilisi 0179, Georgia
Interests: theoretical cosmology: cosmic microwave background; fundamental symmetries tests; early universe (generation of perturbations); gravitational waves; cosmological magnetic fields; large-scale structure formation; neutrinos in cosmology; dark energy and dark matter interactions; modified gravity; astro-particle physics/high energy astrophysics/fluid dynamics: cosmic magnetic fields; Hydro and MHD turbulence; gamma ray bursts; cosmic rays
Prof. Dr. Maxim Y. Khlopov
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1. Institute of Nuclear Physics and Engineering, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, 115409 Moscow, Russia
2. Director of Virtual Institute of Astroparticle Physics, Université de Paris, CNRS, Astroparticule et Cosmologie, F-75013 Paris, France
3. Principal Researcher Institute of Physics, Southern Federal University, Rostov on Don 344006, Russia
Interests: cosmoparticle physics; cosmology and particle physics; physics of dark matter and the early universe; physics beyond the standard model
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Dr. Martin Kunz
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Département de Physique Théorique and CAP, Université de Genève, 24 quai Ernest-Ansermet, CH-1211 Genève 4, Switzerland
Interests: dark energy; cosmic microwave background; topological defects; inflation; modified gravity; Euclid collaboration
Dr. Armando Di Matteo
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Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Milano, via Celoria 16, I-20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: ultra-high-energy cosmic ray phenomenology
Prof. Dr. Shinji Mukohyama
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Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto University, Kitashirakawa Oiwakecho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan
Interests: inflation; dark energy; dark matter; alternative gravity theories; cosmological perturbation; string cosmology; braneworld cosmology; black hole thermodynamics; holographic principle; test of gravity
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