ZAFFARONI ALBERTO

Role: 
Full professor
Academic disciplines: 
THEORETICAL PHYSICS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND METHODS (FIS/02)
Telephone: 
0264482511
Room: 
U02, Piano: P05, Stanza: 5011
Piazza della Scienza 3 - 20126 MILANO

Biography

Position: Full Professor, University of Milano-Bicocca.

Academic degrees:

- Laurea magna cum laude Universita' di Milano, 1991.  Supervisor: Prof. Luciano Girardello.
- Ph. D in Physics, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, 1994. Supervisors: prof. Pietro Fre' (SISSA) e Luciano Girardello (Milano).

Main past affiliations:

- Post-doctoral fellow at Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France (1994-1995).
- Post-doctoral fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton (1995-1997).
- Post-doctoral fellow at the Theory Division at CERN, Geneva (1997-1999).
- INFN researcher (1999-2001 - temporary position).
- Associate Professor at the University of Milano-Bicocca (2001).
- Full Professor at the University of Milano-Bicocca (2016).

Awards and honors:

- SIGRAV prize 2000 (Societa' Italiana di Relativita' Generale e Gravitazione)

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Research

Research interest:

- Quantum Field Theories.
- Quantum Gravity.
- Gauge Theories and String Theories, in particular their non-perturbative properties.

 

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Publications

  • Zaffaroni, A. (2020). AdS black holes, holography and localization. LIVING REVIEWS IN RELATIVITY, 23(1).
  • Benini, F., Colombo, E., Soltani, S., Zaffaroni, A., & Zhang, Z. (2020). Superconformal indices at large N and the entropy of AdS5 SE5black holes. CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM GRAVITY, 37(21).
  • Hosseini, S., Hristov, K., Tachikawa, Y., & Zaffaroni, A. (2020). Anomalies, black strings and the charged Cardy formula. JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, 2020(9).
  • Hosseini, S., Hristov, K., & Zaffaroni, A. (2019). Gluing gravitational blocks for AdS black holes. JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, 2019(12) [10.1007/JHEP12(2019)168].
  • Hosseini, S., Hristov, K., & Zaffaroni, A. (2019). Microstates of rotating AdS5 strings. JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, 2019(11) [10.1007/JHEP11(2019)090].