Student Projects

Ph.D. Students

Master students

  • Paolo Spezzati

    (a.y. 2016/17) "Geometric Transitions and moduli spaces of N=8 supergravity"; (Ph.D. student at SISSA).
  • Elia Zanoni

    (a.y. 2016/17) "Superhiggs mechanism in non-linear supersymmetry".
  • Marco Gorghetto

    (a.y. 2014/15) "Stability and uplift of supergravity vacua"; (Ph.D. student at SISSA).
  • Carlo De Toni

    (a.y. 2014/15) "The Kaluza-Klein spectrum of M-theory on the Stiefel manifold".
  • Gianluca Zoccarato

    (a.y. 2011/12) "On the stability of positive energy vacua in N=2 supergravity"; (then Ph. D. student at IFT-UAM, Madrid).
  • Chiara Toldo

    (a.y. 2009/10) "Supergravity Black Holes and Duality"; (then Ph.D. student at ITF, Utrecht University).
    Cited in: U-duality and non-BPS solutions
  • Gianluca Inverso

    (a.y. 2009/10) "de Sitter vacua in Maximal Supergravity"; (then Ph.D. student in Rome II).
    Published in: On the vacua of N = 8 gauged supergravity in 4 dimensions
  • Marco Baggio

    (a.y. 2008/09) "A test of the AdS/CFT correspondence"; (then Ph.D. student at UVA, Amsterdam).
  • Riccardo Nicoletti

    (a.y. 2006/07) "Supergravity Effective Theories for Compactifications with Fluxes and Branes"; (then Ph.D. student in Turin Uni.).

3rd year projects

  • a.y. 2015/16: Andrea Grigoletto, "Quasi-normal modes of black holes".
  • a.y. 2012/13: Francesco Vedovato, "Supersymmetry and Quantum Mechanics".
  • a.y. 2011/12: Stefano Andriolo, "Extra Dimensions and preferred observers".
  • a.y. 2009/10: Dario Cannone, "Gravity and extra dimensions".