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Research Interests

Focuses on the biggest explosions and disruptions that occur in our Universe: Supernovae, Gamma-Ray Bursts, compact stellar mergers and tidal disruption events, with the primary goal of understanding the nature of the physical processes that regulate such dramatic displays.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Università di Milano-Bicocca

… → 2010

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  • Research Output

    An extremely energetic supernova from a very massive star in a dense medium

    Nicholl, M., Blanchard, P. K., Berger, E., Chornock, R., Margutti, R., Gomez, S., Lunnan, R., Miller, A. A., Fong, W. F., Terreran, G., Vigna-Gómez, A., Bhirombhakdi, K., Bieryla, A., Challis, P., Laher, R. R., Masci, F. J. & Paterson, K., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Astronomy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    A cumulative search for hard X/ γ -ray emission associated with fast radio bursts in Fermi /GBM data

    Martone, R., Guidorzi, C., Margutti, R., Nicastro, L., Amati, L., Frontera, F., Marongiu, M., Orlandini, M. & Virgilli, E., Nov 1 2019, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 631, A62.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations

    A Galaxy-targeted Search for the Optical Counterpart of the Candidate NS-BH Merger S190814bv with Magellan

    Gomez, S., Hosseinzadeh, G., Cowperthwaite, P. S., Villar, V. A., Berger, E., Gardner, T., Alexander, K. D., Blanchard, P. K., Chornock, R., Drout, M. R., Eftekhari, T., Fong, W., Gill, K., Margutti, R., Nicholl, M., Paterson, K. & Williams, P. K. G., Oct 20 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal Letters. 884, 2, L55.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 6 Scopus citations

    A Hydrogen-poor Superluminous Supernova with Enhanced Iron-group Absorption: A New Link between SLSNe and Broad-lined Type Ic SNe

    Blanchard, P. K., Nicholl, M., Berger, E., Chornock, R., Milisavljevic, D., Margutti, R. & Gomez, S., Feb 10 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 872, 1, 90.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations

    ALMA Detection of a Linearly Polarized Reverse Shock in GRB 190114C

    Laskar, T., Alexander, K. D., Gill, R., Granot, J., Berger, E., Mundell, C. G., Duran, R. B., Bolmer, J., Duffell, P., Eerten, H. V., Fong, W. F., Kobayashi, S., Margutti, R. & Schady, P., Jun 10 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal Letters. 878, 1, L26.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Scopus citations