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Marco Peloso

Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)

TATEH 375-12 (office), 624-6525
peloso @ • curriculum vitae


2007-10 Sofia Kovalevskaja, Award (Von Humboldt, declined). 2007-10 McKnight Presidential Fellow .

Referee for PRL/PRD/NPB/PLB/JHEP/JCAP/GRQC (about 1 paper/month). Co-organizer of the ``Cosmo-04’’ conference (Toronto), and of the Workshops ``Probing Early Structures-05’’, ``Continuous Advances in QCD-06’’, Dark Side of the Universe-07’’ (Minneapolis). Co-editor of the Proceedings of CAQCD-06. External examiner of Ph.D. thesis of N. Shuhmaher (McGill U.)

Summary of Interests
Astroparticle physics, Inflation, Cosmology of extra-dimensions, Physics beyond the Standard Model

Selected Publications

Carlo R. Contaldi (Canadian Inst. Theor. Astrophys. & Imperial Coll., London), Marco Peloso (Minnesota U.), Lorenzo Sorbo (Massachusetts U., Amherst & IPhT, Saclay)., Suppressing the impact of a high tensor-to-scalar ratio on the temperature anisotropies, JCAP 1407 (2014) 014

Marco Peloso, Massimo Pietroni, Galilean invariance and the consistency relation for the nonlinear squeezed bispectrum of large scale structure, JCAP 1305 (2013) 031

Neil Barnaby, Marco Peloso (Minnesota U.), Large Nongaussianity in Axion Inflation, Phys.Rev.Lett. 106 (2011) 181301

Nicola Bartolo, Sabino Matarrese (INFN, Padua & Padua U.), Marco Peloso (Minnesota U.), Angelo Ricciardone (INFN, Padua & Padua U.), Anisotropic power spectrum and bispectrum in the f(ϕ)F2 mechanism, Phys.Rev. D87 (2013) 2, 023504

Burak Himmetoglu (Minnesota U.), Carlo R. Contaldi (Imperial Coll., London), Marco Peloso (Minnesota U.), Instability of anisotropic cosmological solutions supported by vector fields, Phys.Rev.Lett. 102 (2009) 111301

Jihn E. Kim (Seoul Natl. U.), Hans Peter Nilles (Bonn U.), Marco Peloso (Minnesota U.), Completing natural inflation, JCAP 0501 (2005) 005


Ph.D. Physics, SISSA-ISAS (Trieste, Italy), 2000
B.S. Physics, University of Trento (Italy), 1997