Gravitational Waves

This working group has a particular focus on Gravitational Wave Science enabled by stand-alone SKA surveys (for example of galaxy clusters) or working in conjunction with GW interferometers in both a direct cross-correlation and a more synergistic mode.

Gravitational Waves Working Group Membership

Members of the Gravitational Waves Working group can be found in the table below. 

We actively encourage interested researchers to participate in the working group.

Please contact the co-chairs if you are interested in joining the group, with a brief description of your area of research.

The current co-chairs are:

  • Nicola Bellomo (University of Padova, Italy), nicola.bellomo AT unipd.it
  • Samaya Nissanke (University of Amsterdam (GRAPPA), The Netherlands),  samaya.nissanke AT uva.nl
  • Alvise Raccanelli (University of Padova, Italy), alvise.raccanelli AT icloud.com

Guidelines on who can join the group can be found here.

The SKAO Project Scientist liaisons are Anna Bonaldi and Philippa Hartley (contact details here).

 

NameInstitutionCountryMembership Type
Nicola BellomoUniversity of PadovaItaly co-chair (nicola.bellomo@unipd.it)
Samaya NissankeUniversity of Amsterdam (GRAPPA)Netherlandsco-chair (samaya.nissanke@uva.nl)
Alvise RaccanelliUniversity of PadovaItalyco-chair (alvise.raccanelli@icloud.com)
Andrea AddaziFudan UniversityChinaassociate
Tao AnShanghai Astronomical ObservatoryChinaassociate
Gemma AndersonICRAR-CurtinAustraliaassociate
David BaconUniversity of PortsmouthUKassociate
Nicola BartoloUniversity of PadovaItalyassociate
José Luis BernalJohns Hopkins UniversityUSAassociate
Daniele BertaccaPadua UniversityItalyassociate
Kimberly BoddyJohns Hopkins UniversityUSAassociate
Jess BroderickSKAOAustraliaassociate
Marcus BrueggenUniversity of HamburgGermanyassociate
Sarah Burke-SpolaorWest Virginia UniversityUSAassociate
Pedro R. CapeloUniversity of ZurichSwitzerlandassociate
Carmelita CarboneINAF – IASF MilanItalyassociate
Poonam ChandraNational Centre for Radio AstrophysicsIndiaassociate
Marco ChianeseGRAPPA, University of AmsterdamNetherlandsassociate
Alvaro de la Cruz-DombrizUniversity of Cape TownSouth Africaassociate
Thomas Edwards Netherlandsassociate
Matteo FasielloICG PortsmouthUKassociate
Rob FenderOxfordUKassociate
Daniele GaggeroInstituto de Física Teórica, UAM, MadridSpainassociate
Jonathan GairAEI PotsdamGermanyassociate
Kelly GourdjiUniversity of AmsterdamNetherlandsassociate
Ian HarrisonUniversity of ManchesterUKassociate
Tanja HindererUniversity of AmsterdamNetherlandsassociate
Alex JenkinsKing’s College LondonUKassociate
Donghui JeongPenn StateUSAassociate
Alba KalajaUniversity of GroningenNetherlandsassociate
Marc KamionkowskiJohns Hopkins UniversityUSAassociate
Bradley KavanaghGRAPPA, University of AmsterdamNetherlandsassociate
Ely KovetzBen-Gurion UniversityIsraelassociate
Sachiko KuroyanagiNagoya UniversityJapanassociate
Sarah LibaoneUniversity of PadovaItalyassociate
Katarina MartinovicKing’s College LondonUKassociate
Antonino MarcianoFudan UniversityChinaassociate
Sabino MatarreseUniversity of PadovaItalyassociate
Prashanth MohanShanghai Astronomical ObservatoryChinaassociate
Riccardo MurgiaSISSAItalyassociate
Zsolt ParagiJiveNetherlandsassociate
David ParkinsonKorea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)Koreaassociate
Roman PasechnikLund UniversitySwedenassociate
Kerry PatersonNorthwestern UniversityUSAassociate
Marco PelosoUniversity of PadovaItalyassociate
Antoine PetiteauAPC – University of ParisFranceassociate
Kaustubh RajwadeUniversity of ManchesterUKassociate
Lisa RandallHarvard UniversityUSAassociate
Tania RegimbauLAPP AnnecyFranceassociate
Angelo RicciardoneINFN – Sezione di PadovaItalyassociate
Antonio RiottoUniversity of GenevaSwitzerlandassociate
Kaustubh RajwadeUniversity of ManchesterUKassociate
Antonia RowlinsonUniversity of Amsterdam & ASTRONNetherlandsassociate
Mairi SakellariadouKing’s College LondonUKassociate
Giulio ScelfoSISSAItalyassociate
Alberto SesanaUniverista` di Milano BicoccaItalyassociate
Lijing ShaoPeking UniversityChinaassociate
Joe SilkIAPFranceassociate
Gianmassimo TasinatoSwansea UniversityUKassociate
Caner UnalCzech Academy of SciencesCzech Republicassociate
Lorenzo Valbusa Dall’ArmiUniversità degli Studi di PadovaItalyassociate
Zvonimir VlahUniversity of CambridgeUKassociate
Francesca VidottoWestern OntarioCanadaassociate
Matteo VielSISSAItalyassociate
Marta VolonteriIAPFranceassociate
Amanda WeltmanUniversity of Cape TownSouth Africaassociate
Christoph WenigerUniversity of Amsterdam (GRAPP)Netherlandsassociate
Yu-Wei YuCentral China Normal UniversityChinaassociate
Wenfei YuShanghai Astronomical ObservatoryChinaassociate
Anna BonaldiSKAOUKOffice contact
Philippa HartleySKAOUKOffice contact
Last modified on 12 June 2024