Christian Corda

Director of Research / Chairman
Inter University Centre: Engineering of Life and Environment / Institute for Theoretical Physics and Advanced Mathematics
LIUM University, Bellinzona, Switzerland / Einstein-­Galilei, Prato, Italy

Field of interest

  • Gravitation
  • Cosmology
  • Gravitational Waves
  • Extended Theories of Gravity
  • Mathematical Physics

Recent Publications

Christian Corda:
“Interferometric detection of gravitational waves: the definitive test for General Relativity”,
Honorable Mention Winner at the 2009 Gravity Research Foundation Awards for Essays on Gravitation – Int. Journ. Mod. Phys. D 18, 14, 2275-2282 (December 2009, Special Issue)

Christian Corda:
“Information on the inflaton field from the spectrum of relic gravitational waves”,
Gen. Rel. Grav. 42, 5, 1323-1333

Christian Corda:
“The production of matter from curvature in a particular linearized high order theory of gravity and the longitudinal response function of interferometers”
J. Cosmol. Astropart. Phys. JCAP04(2007)009

Christian Corda:
“A solution of linearized Einstein field equations in vacuum used for the detection of the stochastic background of gravitational waves”,
Astropart. Phys. 27, 539-549 (2007)

Christian Corda:
“Primordial production of massive relic gravitational waves from a weak modification of General Relativity”,
Astroparticle Physics, 30, 4, 209-215 (2008)

Christian Corda
“A longitudinal component in massive gravitational waves arising from a bimetric theory of gravity”,
Astropart. Phys. 28, 2, 247-250 ( 2007)

Christian Corda and Herman J. Mosquera Cuesta:
Removing black holes singularities with nonlinear electrodynamics,
accepted for publication by Mod. Phys. Lett A, pre-print on arXiv:0905.3298

Salvatore Capozziello and Christian Corda:
Scalar gravitational waves from scalar-tensor gravity: production and response of interferometers –
Intern. Journ. Mod. Phys. D, Vol. 15, No. 7 (2006) 1119-1150

Christian Corda:
”Magnetic components of gravitational waves and response functions of interferometers” –
Topical Review commissioned by Nova Science Publishers, Second Chapter of the book “The Handbook of Interferometers; Research, Technology and Applications”, Nova Science Publishers (2009)

Christian Corda:
Massive relic gravitational waves from f(R) theories of gravity: production and potential detection,
Eur. Phys. J. C 65 1-2 (2010) 257-267