Dr Gianmassimo Tasinato
Associate Professor
Physics
Telephone: (01792) 295847
Room: Office - 512
Fifth Floor
Vivian Building
Singleton Campus

Areas of Expertise

  • Theoretical Cosmology

Publications

  1. & Mechanisms for primordial black hole production in string theory. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 2018(07), 005-005.
  2. & Primordial gravitational waves in supersolid inflation. Physical Review D 96(2)
  3. et. al. Exploring cosmic origins with CORE: Inflation. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 2018(04), 016-016.
  4. & Black holes and neutron stars in vector Galileons. Classical and Quantum Gravity 34(16), 165002
  5. et. al. Exploring cosmic origins with CORE: Survey requirements and mission design. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 2018(04), 014-014.

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Teaching

  • PH-003 Introduction to Electricity, Magnetism and Waves

    This module gives a basic understanding of electrostatics, magnetic fields, simple d.c. and simple a.c. circuits.

  • PH-322 Cosmology

    This module describes our current understanding of the origin, constituents and evolution of the universe, from the hot big bang to the present day.

Supervision

  • Gravity Waves from Inflation (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ivonne Zavala Carrasco
    Other supervisor: Prof Carlos Nunez
  • Cosmological implications of spectator and dynamical fields during inflation (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Carlos Nunez
    Other supervisor: Dr Ivonne Zavala Carrasco
  • Modern Topics in Modified Gravity (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Carlos Nunez
  • Modern Topics in Scalar Field Cosmology (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Prem Kumar