I am first researcher at INFN Sezione di Catania

Phone : +39-0953785317

Fax : ++39-095337938

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My current research activity is focussed on the study of the NUCLEAR MATTER EQUATION OF STATE and NEUTRON STARS' STRUCTURE.
Main topics :
  • Asymmetric and beta-stable nuclear matter
  • Hyperonic matter
  • Hadron-quark phase transition
  • Proto-neutron stars
  • Gravitational wave emission from proto-neutron stars



  • M. Baldo, H.-J. Schulze, D. Zappala' (INFN Catania)
  • P. Castorina, U. Lombardo (University of Catania)
  • V. Ferrari, L. Gualtieri (University of Rome "La Sapienza")
  • A. Li (Xiamen University)
  • M. Buballa (TU Darmstadt)
  • M. Oertel (IPN Orsay)
  • W. Zuo (Lanzhou University)