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Michela Mapelli (PhD)
Permanent Researcher
INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova
Vicolo dell'Osservatorio 5, I - 35122 Padova, Italy
Email: michela.mapelli_at_oapd.inaf.it
Phone: +39 049 8293527
Web: http://web.pd.astro.it/mapelli/



Curriculum vitae and scientific interests (pdf)

NEWS: Open POSTDOCTORAL POSITION in my group!

NEWS: MERAC Prize winner!

Research Topics and Research Group

Full List of Publications

PhD Thesis (ps gzipped)

Laurea Thesis (italian, ps gzipped), Copertina (italian, ps gzipped)

Lectures

Earth & Sky








amo il sole e la terra rossa bruciata,
amo l'uva, i fichi, le pesche, le arance e
la quiete cotta di sole che lavora attorno;
amo questa realta`, i cieli sereni, il mare azzurro
e sole, sole.

Aldo Carpi, Diario di Gusen





USEFUL LINKS


--- Don't forget! ---
Liberazione:
eccidio di Valaperta, eccidio di Valaperta2, eccidio di Valaperta3, Anpi


--- Astronomy ---
Print:
Astro-ph, ADS, Proceedings of Science, A selection of papers
Author:
MNRAS, MNRAS Author Service, New Astronomy, ApJ, Babbage
Database:
NED, Astronomy catalogues, SDSS, LMXB catalogue
Departments:
Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova, Institute for Theoretical Physics Zurich (Google calendar, AstroWiki), SISSA, Milano Bicocca, Kapteyn, DAVID, Merate Observatory, University of Maryland, PennState University, MPA
Globular Clusters:
GC Catalogue, Blue Stragglers, NGC 6752, M. Freitag homepage, RAVE survey
Cosmology:
NASA Archive, N. Gnedin homepage, W. Hu homepage, B. Moore homepage, First year WMAP parameters (ps), Three year WMAP parameters
Telescopes:
MAGIC, VERITAS, HESS, SPITZER, PARANAL, LOFAR
Workshops:
International Astronomy Meetings List, IAU, HEAD, IPAM (Los Angeles)
Astronomy for dummies:
Astronomy Knoweledge base, Wolfram astrophysics, Magnitude conversions
Personal notes about Cosmology:
Cosmological Distances, Cosmological Distances 2, Hubble non-constant & co, (1+z) or not? This is the problem, Specific intensity, intensity and observed flux, Luminosity/magnitude conversion, Toomre's parameter
Personal notes about GCs:
Maxwellian, Density
Personal notes about numerical stuff:
softening
Useful things:
Stellar lifetime calculator, GALADRIEL (M/L et al.)
Codes:
Astrophysics Source Code Library, GADGET, CMBFAST, CMBFAST (Interface), RECFAST (f77), RECFAST (c), FLASH, ENZO, AMR, NEMO, STARLAB, PKDGRAV
Jobs:
Job Register

[pingouin_portable.gif]--- Programming Languages ---
C Manuals:
Programming in C, C Programming, Numerical Recipes in C
Perl Manuals:
Perl Manual, Perl Manual2
HTML Manuals:
Beginner's guide to HTML, Catsite, Catsite2
MPI Manuals:
Pbs, MPI, learning MPI, MPI user guide in C (gzipped ps)
Visualisation tools:
Whirlgif manual1, Whirlgif download, Whirlgif manual2, Tipsy, Tipsy exec, ds9, Tex2im, SPLASH
IDL:
IDL Color Tables, IDL Background Colors
Miscellanea:
Online Manuals (ita), GNUtemberg!
LINUX:
LINUX, LINUX on laptop, Tux
RPMs:
RPM find, NORLUG, LINUXBOX, TRUSTONME
Compilers:
GNU, Intel icc, Intel ifc
FREE Antivirus & co:
Antivir antivirus, Avast antivirus, ZoneAlarm firewall, Spybot spyware, Ad-Aware adware
Hardware shop:
DELL, DELL Italy, Circuitcity
Personal notes:
Linux miscellanea, your own GPU (half italian half english)
Clusters:
Avogadro CILEA, zbox


--- Mathematics ---
Integrators:
Wolfram
Statistics:
Chi-square
Exotic Functions:
Error Function, Gamma Function, Riemann Zeta Function, Hypergeometric Function
Physical constants:
Table
Statistics:
Overview
Units of measure:
Conversion


--- Dictionaries ---
English:
hyperdictionary, DICT, Dizionari del Corriere della Sera
Italian:
De Mauro Paravia
Italian-English:
WordReference, Frasi
Dutch-English:
LookWAYup, Freedict
Translator:
Paralink



--- Travel ---
Trains:
Trenitalia
Bus:
Lombardia
Flights:
BASIQ AIR, RYANAIR, Virgin Express, easyJet, kelkoo, Alitalia, KLM, All the Low Cost (Italy), All the Low Cost (world)
Tourism:
Apt Venezia


--- Media ---
Newspapers (more or less):
il manifesto, la Repubblica, il fatto quotidiano
Radios:
Radio Popolare, BBC, npr


--- Other links ---
Other useful links


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