Michela Mapelli

Professore associato confermato

FIS/05

Address: VICOLO DELL' OSSERVATORIO, 3 - PADOVA . . .

Phone: +39 049 827 8220

E-mail: michela.mapelli@unipd.it

Office hours

  • at Dipartimento di Fisica e Astronomia, Vicolo dell'Osservatorio 3, Padova, Secondo Piano, Ufficio 25
    Su appuntamento. Si prega di contattarmi via email (michela.mapelli@unipd.it) o telefonarmi allo 049 827 8220. Only on appointment. Please, drop me an email at michela.mapelli@unipd.it or call me at 049 827 8220 to organize a meeting.

Research Area

Black hole binaries; Neutron star binaries; N-body simulations; population-synthesis simulations; gravitational-wave sources; Star cluster dynamics

Thesis proposals

* Characterization of gravitational wave sources through population-synthesis simulations

* Dynamics of black holes in star clusters

* Cosmological evolution of merging black holes and neutron stars

* Constraining formation channels of binary black holes through Bayesian analysis

For more details on these thesis projects, please contact me: michela.mapelli@unipd.it