Salvatore Capozziello

Physical Sciences
University of Naples

Fields of interest

  • Cosmology and Gravitation
  • Alternative Theories of gravity (main field of interest)
  • Gravity in more than four dimensions
  • Kaluza-Klein theory
  • Unified Field Theories

Recent publications

Salvatore Capozziello, Mauro Francaviglia:
Extended Theories of Gravity and their Cosmological and Astrophysical
Jun 2007. 38pp. Gen.Rel.Grav.40:357-
420,2008. e-Print: arXiv:0706.1146 `astro-ph`

Salvatore Capozziello, S. Nojiri,
S.D. Odintsov, A. Troisi:

Cosmological viability of f(R)-gravity as an ideal fluid and its compatibility with a
matter dominated phase.
2006. 9pp. Published in Phys.Lett.B639:135-143,2006. e-Print: astro-ph/0604431

Salvatore Capozziello, V.F. Cardone, E. Elizalde, S. Nojiri, S.D. Odintsov:
Observational constraints on dark energy with generalized equations of
Aug 2005.
12pp. Published in Phys.Rev.D73:043512,2006. e-Print: astro-ph/0508350

S. Capozziello, S. Nojiri, S.D. Odintsov:
Unified phantom cosmology: Inflation, dark energy and dark matter under the same
Jul 2005. 9pp. Published
in Phys.Lett.B632:597-604,2006. e-Print: hep-th/0507182

S. Capozziello, Vincenzo F.
Cardone, A. Troisi:

Reconciling dark energy models with f(R) theories.
Jan 2005. 15pp. Published in
Phys.Rev.D71:043503,2005. e-Print: astro-ph/0501426

Salvatore Capozziello:
Curvature quintessence.
Jan 2002.
9pp. Published in Int.J.Mod.Phys.D11:483-492,2002. e-Print: gr-qc/0201033

Salvatore Capozziello, Shinji Tsujikawa:
Solar system and equivalence principle constraints on f(R) gravity by chameleon
Dec 2007. (Published Dec 2007). 10pp. Published in
77:107501,2008. e-Print: arXiv:0712.2268 `gr-qc`

S. Capozziello, V.F.
Cardone, A.- Troisi:

Low surface brightness galaxies rotation curves in the low energy limit of r**n
gravity: no need for dark matter?
Mar 2006. Published in
Mon.Not.Roy.Astron.Soc.375:1423-1440,2007. e-Print: astro-ph/0603522

Salvatore Capozziello, V.F. Cardone, A. Troisi:
Dark energy and dark matter as curvature effects.
Feb 2006. 5pp. Published in JCAP 0608:001,2006. e-Print: astro-ph/0507545

S. Capozziello, Antonio Troisi:
PPN-limit of fourth order gravity inspired by scalar-tensor gravity.
Jul 2005. 6pp.
Published in Phys.Rev.D72:044022,2005. e-Print: astro-ph/0507545