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Astrophysics Research Institute

Prof Maurizio Salaris

Prof Maurizio Salaris

Telephone: 0151 231 2911

Biography

Languages

Italian
Spanish; Castilian
English
German

Academic appointments

Professor of Stellar Astrophysics, Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 2009 - present
Reader in Stellar Astrophysics, Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 2006 - 2009
Senior Lecturer, Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 2000 - 2006
University Research Fellow, Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 1998 - 2000
Marie Curie Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, 1997 - 1998

Publications

Journal article

Milone AP, Marino AF, Bedin LR, Anderson J, Apai D, Bellini A, DIeball A, Salaris M, Libralato M, Nardiello D, Bergeron P, Burgasser AJ, Rees JM, Rich RM, Richer HB. 2019. The HST Large Programme on NGC 6752 - II. Multiple populations at the bottom of the main sequence probed in NIR Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 484 :4046-4053 >DOI >Public Url

Mucciarelli A, Monaco L, Bonifacio P, Salaris M, Fu X, Villanova S. 2019. The discovery of a Li/Na-rich giant star in Omega Centauri: Formed from the pure ejecta of super-AGB stars? Astronomy and Astrophysics, 623 >DOI >Public Url

Hollyhead K, Martocchia S, Lardo C, Bastian N, Kacharov N, Niederhofer F, Cabrera-Ziri I, Dalessandro E, Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Usher C. 2019. Spectroscopic detection of multiple populations in the er Hodge 6 in the LMC Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 484 :4718-4725 >DOI >Public Url

Bedin LR, Salaris M, Rich RM, Richer H, Anderson J, Bettoni D, Nardiello D, Milone AP, Marino AF, Libralato M, Bellini A, Dieball A, Bergeron P, Burgasser AJ, Apai D. 2019. The HST Large Programme on NGC 6752. I. Serendipitous discovery of a dwarf Galaxy in background Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 484 :L54-L58 >DOI >Public Url

Saracino S, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Geisler D, Cohen RE, Bellini A, Vesperini E, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Pietrinferni A, Origlia L, Mauro F, Villanova S, Moni Bidin C. 2019. A Panchromatic View of the Bulge Globular Cluster NGC 6569 Astrophysical Journal, 874 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Chantereau W, Salaris M, Bastian N, Martocchia S. 2019. Helium enrichment in intermediate-age Magellanic Clouds clusters: towards an ubiquity of multiple stellar populations? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 484 :5236-5244 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Monaco L, Bonifacio P, Fu X, Villanova S. 2018. Lithium abundance in lower red giant branch stars of Omega Centauri Astronomy and Astrophysics, 618 >DOI >Public Url

Dalessandro E, Lardo C, Cadelano M, Saracino S, Bastian N, Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Stetson P, Pancino E. 2018. IC 4499 revised: Spectro-photometric evidence of small light-element variations Astronomy and Astrophysics, 618 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Beaton RL, Bono G, Braga VF, Dall Ora M, Fiorentino G, Jang IS, Martínez-Vázquez CE, Matsunaga N, Monelli M, Neeley JR, Salaris M. 2018. Old-Aged Primary Distance Indicators Space Science Reviews, 214 >DOI

Salaris M, Bedin LR. 2018. A Gaia DR2 view of white dwarfs in the Hyades Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 480 :3170-3176 >DOI >Public Url

Dalessandro E, Mucciarelli A, Bellazzini M, Sollima A, Vesperini E, Hong J, Henault-Brunet V, Ferraro FR, Ibata R, Lanzoni B, Massari D, Salaris M. 2018. The Unexpected Kinematics of Multiple Populations in NGC 6362: Do Binaries Play a Role? Astrophysical Journal, 864 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Lardo C, Salaris M, Bastian N, Mucciarelli A, Dalessandro E, Cabrera-Ziri I. 2018. Chemical inhomogeneities amongst first population stars in globular clusters Evidence for He variations Astronomy and Astrophysics, 616 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Kunder A, Valenti E, Dall Ora M, Pietrukowicz P, Sneden C, Bono G, Braga VF, Ferraro I, Fiorentino G, Iannicola G, Marconi M, Martínez-Vázquez CE, Monelli M, Musella I, Ripepi V, Salaris M, Stetson PB. 2018. Impact of Distance Determinations on Galactic Structure. II. Old Tracers Space Science Reviews, 214 >DOI

Savino A, de Boer TJL, Salaris M, Tolstoy E. 2018. MORGOTH: Incorporating horizontal branch modelling into star formation history determinations Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 480 :1587-1598 >DOI >Public Url

Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Raso S, Nardiello D, Dalessandro E, Vesperini E, Piotto G, Pallanca C, Beccari G, Bellini A, Libralato M, Anderson J, Aparicio A, Bedin LR, Cassisi S, Milone AP, Ortolani S, Renzini A, Salaris M, van der Marel RP. 2018. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic Globular Clusters. XV. The Dynamical Clock: Reading Cluster Dynamical Evolution from the Segregation Level of Blue Straggler Stars ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 860 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Bertelli Motta C, Pasquali A, Richer J, Michaud G, Salaris M, Bragaglia A, Magrini L, Randich S, Grebel EK, Adibekyan V, Blanco-Cuaresma S, Drazdauskas A, Fu X, Martell S, Tautvaišiene G, Gilmore G, Alfaro EJ, Bensby T, Flaccomio E, Koposov SE, Korn AJ, Lanzafame AC, Smiljanic R, Bayo A, Carraro G, Casey AR, Costado MT, Damiani F, Franciosini E, Heiter U, Hourihane A, Jofré P, Lardo C, Lewis J, Monaco L, Morbidelli L, Sacco GG, Sousa SG, Worley CC, Zaggia S. 2018. The Gaia-ESO Survey: Evidence of atomic diffusion in M67? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 478 :425-438 >DOI >Public Url

Dalessandro E, Cadelano M, Vesperini E, Salaris M, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Raso S, Hong J, Webb JJ, Zocchi A. 2018. The Peculiar Radial Distribution of Multiple Populations in the Massive Globular Cluster M80 Astrophysical Journal, 859 >DOI >Public Url

Lagioia EP, Milone AP, Marino AF, Cassisi S, Aparicio AJ, Piotto G, Anderson J, Barbuy B, Bedin LR, Bellini A, Brown T, D'Antona F, Nardiello D, Ortolani S, Pietrinferni A, Renzini A, Salaris M, Sarajedini A, van der Marel R, Vesperini E. 2018. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic Globular Clusters - XII. The RGB bumps of multiple stellar populations Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 475 :4088-4103 >DOI >Public Url

Martocchia S, Niederhofer F, Dalessandro E, Bastian N, Kacharov N, Usher C, Cabrera-Ziri I, Lardo C, Cassisi S, Geisler D, Hilker M, Hollyhead K, Kozhurina-Platais V, Larsen S, Mackey D, Mucciarelli A, Platais I, Salaris M. 2018. The search for multiple populations in Magellanic Cloud clusters - IV. Coeval multiple stellar populations in the young star cluster NGC 1978 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 477 :4696-4705 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2018. White dwarf stars: Cosmic chronometers and dark matter probes Physica Scripta, 93 >DOI >Public Url

Hidalgo SL, Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Mucciarelli A, Savino A, Aparicio A, Aguirre VS, Verma K. 2018. The Updated BaSTI Stellar Evolution Models and Isochrones. I. Solar-scaled Calculations ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 856 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Czerny B, Beaton R, Bejger M, Cackett E, Dall Ora M, Holanda RFL, Jensen JB, Jha SW, Lusso E, Minezaki T, Risaliti G, Salaris M, Toonen S, Yoshii Y. 2018. Astronomical Distance Determination in the Space Age: Secondary Distance Indicators Space Science Reviews, 214 >DOI >Public Url

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Schiavon RP, Pietrinferni A. 2018. Effective temperatures of red giants in the APOKASC catalogue and the mixing length calibration in stellar models ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 612 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Martocchia S, Cabrera-Ziri I, Lardo C, Dalessandro E, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Usher C, Niederhofer F, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Larsen S, Li C, Mackey D, Hilker M, Mucciarelli A, Platais I, Salaris M. 2018. Age as a Major Factor in the Onset of Multiple Populations in Stellar Clusters Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 473 :2688-2700 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Brown TM, Taylor JM, Cassisi S, Sweigart AV, Bellini A, Bedin LR, Salaris M, Renzini A, Dalessandro E. 2017. A Universal Transition in Atmospheric Diffusion for Hot Subdwarfs Near 18,000 K Astrophysical Journal, 851 >DOI >Public Url

Milone AP, Piotto G, Renzini A, Marino AF, Bedin LR, Vesperini E, D'Antona F, Nardiello D, Anderson J, King IR, Yong D, Bellini A, Aparicio A, Barbuy B, Brown TM, Cassisi S, Ortolani S, Salaris M, Sarajedini A, van der Marel RP. 2017. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic globular clusters - IX. The Atlas of multiple stellar populations Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 464 :3636-3656 >DOI >Public Url

Ortolani S, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2017. Interstellar reddening effect on the age dating of population II stars Galaxies, 5 >DOI

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2017. Chemical element transport in stellar evolution models ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE, 4 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Serenelli A, Weiss A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A. 2017. The brightness of the Red Giant Branch tip: Theoretical framework, a set of reference models, and predicted observables A, 606 :A33-A33 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Miglio A, Chiappini C, Mosser B, Davies GR, Freeman K, Girardi L, Jofre P, Kawata D, Rendle BM, Valentini M, Casagrande L, Chaplin WJ, Gilmore G, Hawkins K, Holl B, Appourchaux T, Belkacem K, Bossini D, Brogaard K, Goupil M-J, Montalban J, Noels A, Anders F, Rodrigues T, Piotto G, Pollacco D, Rauer H, Prieto CA, Avelino PP, Babusiaux C, Barban C, Barbuy B, Basu S, Baudin F, Benomar O, Bienayme O, Binney J, Bland-Hawthorn J, Bressan A, Cacciari C, Campante TL, Cassisi S, Christensen-Dalsgaard J, Combes F, Creevey O, Cunha MS, Jong RSD, Laverny PD, Degl'Innocenti S, Deheuvels S, Depagne E, DeRidder J, DiMatteo P, Mauro MPD, Dupret M-A, Eggenberger P, Elsworth Y, Famaey B, Feltzing S, Garcia RA, Gerhard O, Gibson BK, Gizon L, Haywood M, Handberg R, Heiter U, Hekker S, Huber D, Ibata R, Katz D, Kawaler SD, Kjeldsen H, Kurtz DW, Lagarde N, Lebreton Y, Lund MN, Majewski SR, Marigo P, Martig M, Mathur S, Minchev I, Morel T, Ortolani S, Pinsonneault MH, Plez B, Moroni PGP, Pricopi D, Recio-Blanco A, Reyle C, Robin A, Roxburgh IW, Salaris M, Santiago BX, Schiavon R, Serenelli A, Sharma S, Aguirre VS, Soubiran C, Steinmetz M, Stello D, Strassmeier KG, Ventura P, Ventura R, Walton NA, Worley CC. 2017. PLATO as it is: a legacy mission for Galactic archaeology Astronomische Nachrichten, 338 :644-661 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Hyder D. 2017. On the determination of the He abundance distribution in globular clusters from the width of the main sequence Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 464 :2341-2348 >DOI >Public Url

Tailo M, D'Antona F, Milone AP, Bellini A, Ventura P, Di Criscienzo M, Cassisi S, Piotto G, Salaris M, Brown TM, Vesperini E, Bedin LR, Marino AF, Nardiello D, Anderson J. 2017. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic globular clusters - XI. The horizontal branch in NGC 6388 and NGC 6441 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 465 :1046-1056 >DOI >Public Url

Martocchia S, Bastian N, Usher C, Kozhurina-Platais V, Niederhofer F, Cabrera-Ziri I, Dalessandro E, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Lardo C, Larsen S, Mucciarelli A, Platais I, Salaris M, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hilker M, Li C, Mackey D. 2017. The search for multiple populations in Magellanic Cloud Clusters - III. No evidence for multiple populations in the SMC cluster NGC 419 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 468 :3150-3158 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Larsen S, Salaris M, Dalessandro E, Mucciarelli A, Cabrera-Ziri I, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hilker M, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Lardo C, Li C, Mackey D, Platais I. 2017. The Search for Multiple Populations in Magellanic Cloud Clusters I: Two Stellar Populations in the Small Magellanic Cloud Globular Cluster NGC 121 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >DOI >Link >Public Url

Salaris M. 2016. Age dating of old field stars: Challenges from the uncertain efficiency of atomic diffusion Astronomische Nachrichten, 337 :805-809 >DOI >Public Url

Lapenna E, Lardo C, Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Massari D, Stetson PB, Cassisi S, Savino A. 2016. Lost and found: Evidence of second-generation stars along the asymptotic giant branch of the globular cluster NGC 6752 Astrophysical Journal Letters, 826 >DOI >Public Url

Mucciarelli A, Dalessandro E, Massari D, Bellazzini M, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Lardo C, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2016. NGC 6362: The LEAST MASSIVE GLOBULAR CLUSTER with CHEMICALLY DISTINCT MULTIPLE POPULATIONS Astrophysical Journal, 824 >DOI >Public Url

Bastian N, Niederhofer F, Kozhurina-Platais V, Salaris M, Larsen S, Cabrera-Ziri I, Cordero M, Ekstrom S, Geisler D, Georgy C, Hilker M, Kacharov N, Li C, Mackey D, Mucciarelli A, Platais I. 2016. A young cluster with an extended main-sequence turnoff: Confirmation of a prediction of the stellar rotation scenario Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 460 :L20-L24 >DOI >Public Url

Brown TM, Cassisi S, D'Antona F, Salaris M, Milone AP, Dalessandro E, Piotto G, Renzini A, Sweigart AV, Bellini A, Ortolani S, Sarajedini A, Aparicio A, Bedin LR, Anderson J, Pietrinferni A, Nardiello D. 2016. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE UV LEGACY SURVEY of GALACTIC GLOBULAR CLUSTERS. VII. IMPLICATIONS from the NEARLY UNIVERSAL NATURE of HORIZONTAL BRANCH DISCONTINUITIES Astrophysical Journal, 822 >DOI >Public Url

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Pietrinferni A. 2016. On the red giant branch mass loss in 47 Tucanae: Constraints from the horizontal branch morphology ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, >DOI >Link >Public Url

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A. 2016. The red giant branch phase transition: Implications for the RGB luminosity function bump and detections of Li-rich red clump stars ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 585 >DOI >Link

Renzini A, D'Antona F, Cassisi S, King IR, Milone AP, Ventura P, Anderson J, Bedin LR, Bellini A, Brown TM, Piotto G, van der Marel RP, Barbuy B, Dalessandro E, Hidalgo S, Marino AF, Ortolani S, Salaris M, Sarajedini A. 2015. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic Globular Clusters - V. Constraints on formation scenarios MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 454 :4197-4207 >DOI >Link

Bossini D, Miglio A, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Montalbán J, Bressan A, Noels A, Cassisi S, Girardi L, Marigo P. 2015. Uncertainties on near-core mixing in red-clump stars: Effects on the period spacing and on the luminosity of the AGB bump Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 453 :2290-2301 >DOI

Savino A, Salaris M, Tolstoy E. 2015. Inclusion of horizontal branch stars in the derivation of star formation histories of dwarf galaxies: The Carina dSph ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 583 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Cadelano M, Pallanca C, Ferraro FR, Salaris M, Dalessandro E, Lanzoni B, Freire PCC. 2015. OPTICAL IDENTIFICATION OF He WHITE DWARFS ORBITING FOUR MILLISECOND PULSARS IN THE GLOBULAR CLUSTER 47 TUCANAE ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 812 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Piersimoni AM, Cassisi S. 2015. Post first dredge-up [C/N] ratio as age indicator. Theoretical calibration Astronomy and Astrophysics, 583 >DOI >Public Url

Calamida A, Sahu KC, Casertano S, Anderson J, Cassisi S, Gennaro M, Cignoni M, Brown TM, Kains N, Ferguson H, Livio M, Bond HE, Buonanno R, Clarkson W, Ferraro I, Pietrinferni A, Salaris M, Valenti J. 2015. NEW INSIGHTS ON THE GALACTIC BULGE INITIAL MASS FUNCTION ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 810 >DOI >Link

Nardiello D, Piotto G, Milone AP, Marino AF, Bedin LR, Anderson J, Aparicio A, Bellini A, Cassisi S, D'Antona F, Hidalgo S, Ortolani S, Pietrinferni A, Renzini A, Salaris M, van der Marel RP, Vesperini E. 2015. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of Galactic Globular Clusters - IV. Helium content and relative age of multiple stellar populations within NGC 6352 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 451 :312-322 >DOI

Bastian N, Cabrera-Ziri I, Salaris M. 2015. A general abundance problem for all self-enrichment scenarios for the origin of multiple populations in globular clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 449 :3333-3346 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Nardiello D, Bedin LR, Nascimbeni V, Libralato M, Cunial A, Piotto G, Bellini A, Borsato L, Brogaard K, Granata V, Malavolta L, Marino AF, Milone AP, Ochner P, Ortolani S, Tomasella L, Clemens M, Salaris M. 2015. Variable stars in two open clusters within the Kepler/K2-Campaign-0 field: M35 and NGC 2158 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 447 :3536-3547 >DOI

Bedin LR, Salaris M, Anderson J, Cassisi S, Milone AP, Piotto G, King IR, Bergeron P. 2015. Hubble Space Telescope observations of the Kepler-field cluster NGC 6819-I. The bottom of the white dwarf cooling sequence MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 448 :1779-1788 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2015. Stellar models with mixing length and T (τ) relations calibrated on 3D convection simulations Astronomy and Astrophysics, 577 >DOI >Public Url

Lagioia EP, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Salaris M, Lanzoni B, Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S. 2015. THE TEMPERATURE DISTRIBUTION OF HORIZONTAL BRANCH STARS: METHODS AND FIRST RESULTS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 800 >DOI >Link

Milone AP, Marino AF, Piotto G, Bedin LR, Anderson J, Renzini A, King IR, Bellini A, Brown TM, Cassisi S, D'Antona F, Jerjen H, Nardiello D, Salaris M, van der Marel RP, Vesperini E, Yong D, Aparicio A, Sarajedini A, Zoccali M. 2015. The Hubble Space Telescope UV Legacy Survey of galactic globular clusters - II. The seven stellar populations of NGC 7089 (M2) MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 447 :927-938 >DOI >Link

Piotto G, Milone AP, Bedin LR, Anderson J, King IR, Marino AF, Nardiello D, Aparicio A, Barbuy B, Bellini A, Brown TM, Cassisi S, Cool AM, Cunial A, Dalessandro E, D'Antona F, Ferraro FR, Hidalgo S, Lanzoni B, Monelli M, Ortolani S, Renzini A, Salaris M, Sarajedini A, van der Marel RP, Vesperini E, Zoccali M. 2015. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE UV LEGACY SURVEY OF GALACTIC GLOBULAR CLUSTERS. I. OVERVIEW OF THE PROJECT AND DETECTION OF MULTIPLE STELLAR POPULATIONS ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL, 149 >DOI >Link >Public Url

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Sollima A, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, Momany Y, D'Orazi V, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Stetson PB. 2015. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars: V. NGC 6723 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 573 >DOI

Fiorentino G, Bono G, Monelli M, Stetson PB, Tolstoy E, Gallart C, Salaris M, Martínez-Vásquez CE, Bernard EJ. 2015. Weak Galactic halo-dwarf spheroidal connection from RR Lyrae stars Astrophysical Journal Letters, 798 >DOI

Lagioia EP, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Salaris M. 2015. WFPC2 UV survey of Galactic globular clusters. The Horizontal Branch temperature distribution ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, 355 :117-122 >DOI >Link

Lagioia EP, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Salaris M. 2014. WFPC2 UV survey of Galactic globular clusters. The Horizontal Branch temperature distribution Astrophysics and Space Science, 355 :117-122 >DOI

Pietrinferni A, Molinaro M, Cassisi S, Pasian F, Salaris M, Pelusi D, Manzato P, Vuerli C. 2014. BaSTI: An updated, advanced and VO-compliant database of stellar evolution predictions Astronomy and Computing, 7-8 :95-100 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Vink JS, Monelli M. 2014. On the missing second generation AGB stars in NGC 6752 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 571 >DOI >Public Url

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Bonifacio P, Monaco L, Villanova S. 2014. The cosmological lithium problem outside the Galaxy: The sagittarius globular cluster M54<sup>*</sup> Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 444 :1812-1820 >DOI

Dalessandro E, Massari D, Bellazzini M, Miocchi P, Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B. 2014. FIRST EVIDENCE OF FULLY SPATIALLY MIXED FIRST AND SECOND GENERATIONS IN GLOBULAR CLUSTERS: THE CASE OF NGC 6362 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 791 >DOI >Link

Calamida A, Sahu KC, Anderson J, Casertano S, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Brown T, Sokol J, Bond HE, Ferraro I, Ferguson H, Livio M, Valenti J, Buonanno R, Clarkson W, Pietrinferni A. 2014. FIRST DETECTION OF THE WHITE DWARF COOLING SEQUENCE OF THE GALACTIC BULGE ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 790 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2014. Lithium and oxygen in globular cluster dwarfs and the early disc accretion scenario Astronomy and Astrophysics, 566 >DOI

Salaris M, Weiss A, Cassarà LP, Piovan L, Chiosi C. 2014. Detailed AGB evolutionary models and near-infrared colours of intermediate-age stellar populations: Tests on star clusters Astronomy and Astrophysics, 565 >DOI

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Sollima A, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, Momany Y, D'Orazi V, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2014. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars: IV. M 22 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 563 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2014. The main sequences of NGC 2808: Constraints on the early disc accretion scenario Astronomy and Astrophysics, 563 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A. 2013. Evolutionary stellar models for multiple population globular clusters: Theoretical framework and interpretative analysis Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, 84 :91-96 >Public Url

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2013. Old Stellar Populations: How to Study the Fossil Record of Galaxy Formation Old Stellar Populations: How to Study the Fossil Record of Galaxy Formation, >DOI

Cassarà LP, Piovan L, Weiss A, Salaris M, Chiosi C. 2013. The role of dust in models of population synthesis Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 436 :2824-2851 >DOI

Salaris M, De Boer T, Tolstoy E, Fiorentino G, Cassisi S. 2013. The horizontal branch of the Sculptor dwarf galaxy Astronomy and Astrophysics, 559 >DOI

Kunder A, Stetson PB, Cassisi S, Layden A, Bono G, Catelan M, Walker AR, Paredes Alvarez L, Clem JL, Matsunaga N, Salaris M, Lee JW, Chaboyer B. 2013. The rr lyrae variables and horizontal branch of NGC 6656 (m22) Astronomical Journal, 146 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2013. Old Stellar Populations: How to Study the Fossil Record of Galaxy Formation Old Stellar Populations: How to Study the Fossil Record of Galaxy Formation, >DOI

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Hidalgo S. 2013. The BaSTI Stellar Evolution Database: Models for extremely metal-poor and super-metal-rich stellar populations Astronomy and Astrophysics, 558 >DOI

Pallanca C, Lanzoni B, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Possenti A, Salaris M, Burgay M. 2013. The optical companion to the intermediate-mass millisecond pulsar J1439-5501 in the galactic field Astrophysical Journal, 773 >DOI

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Lanzoni B, Pallanca C, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR. 2013. New clues on the nature of the companion to PSR J1740-5340 in NGC 6397 from XSHOOTER spectroscopy Astrophysical Journal Letters, 772 >DOI >Public Url

Salaris M, Althaus LG, García-Berro E. 2013. Comparison of theoretical white dwarf cooling timescales Astronomy and Astrophysics, 555 >DOI

Bellini A, Anderson J, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Bedin LR, Piotto G, Bergeron P. 2013. A double white-dwarf cooling sequence in ω centauri Astrophysical Journal Letters, 769 >DOI

Cassisi S, Mucciarelli A, Pietrinferni A, Salaris M, Ferguson J. 2013. Photometric properties of stellar populations in Galactic globular clusters: The role of the Mg-Al anticorrelation Astronomy and Astrophysics, 554 >DOI

Monelli M, Milone AP, Stetson PB, Marino AF, Cassisi S, Molina ADP, Salaris M, Aparicio A, Asplund M, Grundahl F, Piotto G, Weiss A, Carrera R, Cebrián M, Murabito S, Pietrinferni A, Sbordone L. 2013. The SUMO project I. A survey of multiple populations in globular clusters Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 431 :2126-2149 >DOI

Dalessandro E, Salaris M, Ferraro FR, Mucciarelli A, Cassisi S. 2013. The horizontal branch in the UV colour-magnitude diagrams-II. The case of M3, M13 and M79 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 430 :459-471 >DOI

García-Berro E, Torres S, Isern J, Salaris M, Córsico AH, Althaus LG. 2013. A consistency test of white dwarf and main sequence ages: NGC 6791 EPJ Web of Conferences, 43 >DOI

Salaris M. 2013. Old star clusters: Bench tests of low mass stellar models EPJ Web of Conferences, 43 >DOI

Small EE, Bersier D, Salaris M. 2013. Star formation histories of resolved galaxies - I. the method Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 428 :763-777 >DOI

Bono G, Salaris M, Gilmozzi R. 2013. On the white dwarf cooling sequence with extremely large telescopes Astronomy and Astrophysics, 549 >DOI

Kunder A, Salaris M, Cassisi S, De Propris R, Walker A, Stetson PB, Catelan M, Amigo P. 2013. The horizontal branch of NGC1851: Constraints from its rr lyrae variables Astronomical Journal, 145 >DOI

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Bonifacio P. 2012. The primordial Li abundance derived from giant stars Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana, Supplementi - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, Supplement, 22 :86-91

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, D'Orazi V, Momany Y, Sollima A, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2012. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars II. NGC 1851 (vol 539, A19, 2012) ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 547 >DOI >Link

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, D'Orazi V, Momany Y, Sollima A, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2012. Erratum: The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars (Corrigendum): II. NGC 1851 (Astronomy and Astrophysics (2012) 539 (A19) DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201118491) Astronomy and Astrophysics, 547 >DOI

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, D'Orazi V, Momany Y, Sollima A, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2012. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars Corrigendum: II. NGC 1851 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 547 >DOI

Salaris M. 2012. Distance indicators from colour-magnitude-diagrams: Main sequence, red clump and tip of the RGB Astrophysics and Space Science, 341 :65-75 >DOI

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, D'Orazi V, Al Momany Y, Sollima A, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2012. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars II. NGC 1851 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 539 >DOI >Link

Gratton RG, Lucatello S, Carretta E, Bragaglia A, D'Orazi VD, Al Momany Y, Sollima A, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2012. The Na-O anticorrelation in horizontal branch stars: II. NGC 1851 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 539 >DOI

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Bonifacio P. 2012. Giants reveal what dwarfs conceal: Li abundance in lower red giant branch stars as diagnostic of the primordial Li MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 419 :2195-2205 >DOI >Link

Isern J, Althaus L, Catalán S, Córsico A, García-Berro E, Salaris M, Torres S. 2011. White dwarfs as physics laboratories: The case of axions Proceedings of the 7th Patras Workshop on Axions, WIMPs and WISPs, PATRAS 2011, :158-161 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2011. A classical Cepheid in a large magellanic cloud eclipsing binary: Evidence of shortcomings in current stellar evolutionary models? Astrophysical Journal Letters, 728 >DOI

Cassisi S, Marín-Franch A, Salaris M, Aparicio A, Monelli M, Pietrinferni A. 2011. The magnitude difference between the main sequence turn off and the red giant branch bump in Galactic globular clusters Astronomy and Astrophysics, 527 >DOI

Salaris M. 2011. Distance indicators from colour-magnitude-diagrams: main sequence, red clump and tip of the RGB Astrophysics and Space Science, :1-11

Sbordone L, Salaris M, Weiss A, Cassisi S. 2011. Photometric signatures of multiple stellar populations in Galactic globular clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 534 >DOI >Link

Garcia-Berro E, Torres S, Renedo I, Camacho J, Althaus LG, Corsico AH, Salaris M, Isern J. 2011. The white-dwarf cooling sequence of NGC 6791: a unique tool for stellar evolution ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 533 >DOI >Link

Coelho P, Percival SM, Salaris M. 2011. CHEMICAL ABUNDANCE ANTICORRELATIONS IN GLOBULAR CLUSTER STARS: THE EFFECT ON CLUSTER INTEGRATED SPECTRA ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 734 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M. 2011. Modelling realistic horizontal branch morphologies and their impact on spectroscopic ages of unresolved stellar systems MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 412 :2445-2453 >DOI >Link

Mucciarelli A, Salaris M, Lovisi L, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Lucatello S, Gratton RG. 2011. Lithium abundance in the globular cluster M4: from the turn-off to the red giant branch bump MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 412 :81-94 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Marin-Franch A, Salaris M, Aparicio A, Monelli M, Pietrinferni A. 2011. The magnitude difference between the main sequence turn off and the red giant branch bump in Galactic globular clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 527 >DOI >Link

Priestley W, Ruffert M, Salaris M. 2011. On the evolution of intracluster gas within Galactic globular clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 411 :1935-1952 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2011. A CLASSICAL CEPHEID IN A LARGE MAGELLANIC CLOUD ECLIPSING BINARY: EVIDENCE OF SHORTCOMINGS IN CURRENT STELLAR EVOLUTIONARY MODELS? ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 728 >DOI >Link

Dalessandro E, Salaris M, Ferraro FR, Cassisi S, Lanzoni B, Rood RT, Pecci FF, Sabbi E. 2011. The peculiar horizontal branch of NGC 2808 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 410 :694-704 >DOI >Link

Isern J, Catalán S, García-Berro E, Salaris M, Torres S. 2010. Axions and white dwarfs Proceedings of the 6th Patras Workshop on Axions, WIMPs and WISPs, PATRAS 2010, :81-84 >DOI

Cecco AD, Bono G, Stetson PB, Pietrinferni A, Becucci R, Cassisi S, Degl'Innocenti S, Iannicola G, Prada Moroni PG, Buonanno R, Calamida A, Caputo F, Castellani M, Corsi CE, Ferraro I, Dall'Ora M, Monelli M, Nonino M, Piersimoni AM, Pulone L, Romaniello M, Salaris M, Walker AR, Zoccali M. 2010. On the Δv bumpHB parameter in globular clusters Astrophysical Journal, 712 :527-535 >DOI

Bellini A, Bedin LR, Piotto G, Salaris M, Anderson J, Brocato E, Ragazzoni R, Ortolani S, Bonanos AZ, Platais I, Gilliland R, Raimondo G, Bragaglia A, Tosi M, Gallozzi S, Testa V, Kochanek CS, Giallongo E, Baruffolo A, Farinato J, Diolaiti E, Speziali R, Carraro G, Yadav RKS. 2010. The end of the white dwarf cooling sequence in M 67 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 513 >DOI

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2010. The impact of an updated14N( p,γ)15O reaction rate on advanced evolutionary stages of low-mass stellar models Astronomy and Astrophysics, 522 >DOI

Bellini A, Bedin LR, Piotto G, Salaris M, Anderson J, Brocato E, Ragazzoni R, Ortolani S, Bonanos AZ, Platais I, Gilliland R, Raimondo G, Bragaglia A, Tosi M, Gallozzi S, Testa V, Kochanek CS, Giallongo E, Baruffolo A, Farinato J, Diolaiti E, Speziali R, Carraro G, Yadav RKS. 2010. The end of the white dwarf cooling sequence in M 67 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 513 >DOI >Link

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2010. The impact of an updated N-14(p, gamma)O-15 reaction rate on advanced evolutionary stages of low-mass stellar models ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 522 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Pietrinferni A, Kowalski PM, Isern J. 2010. A LARGE STELLAR EVOLUTION DATABASE FOR POPULATION SYNTHESIS STUDIES. VI. WHITE DWARF COOLING SEQUENCES ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 716 :1241-1251 >DOI >Link

Garcia-Berro E, Torres S, Althaus LG, Renedo I, Loren-Aguilar P, Corsico AH, Rohrmann RD, Salaris M, Isern J. 2010. A white dwarf cooling age of 8 Gyr for NGC 6791 from physical separation processes NATURE, 465 :194-196 >DOI >Link

Taffoni G, Cassisi S, Manzato P, Molinaro M, Pasian F, Pietrinferni A, Salaris M, Vuerli C. 2010. Grid and Databases: BaSTI as a Practical Integration Example JOURNAL OF GRID COMPUTING, 8 :223-240 >DOI >Link

Di Cecco A, Bono G, Stetson PB, Pietrinferni A, Becucci R, Cassisi S, Degl'Innocenti S, Iannicola G, Moroni PGP, Buonanno R, Calamida A, Caputo F, Castellani M, Corsi CE, Ferraro I, Dall'Ora M, Monelli M, Nonino M, Piersimoni AM, Pulone L, Romaniello M, Salaris M, Walker AR, Zoccali M. 2010. ON THE Delta V-HB(bump) PARAMETER IN GLOBULAR CLUSTERS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 712 :527-535 >DOI >Link

Bedin LR, Salaris M, King IR, Piotto G, Anderson J, Cassisi S. 2010. THE BOTTOM OF THE WHITE DWARF COOLING SEQUENCE IN THE OLD OPEN CLUSTER NGC 2158 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 708 :L32-L35 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Serenelli A, Weiss A, Bertolami MM. 2009. SEMI-EMPIRICAL WHITE DWARF INITIAL-FINAL MASS RELATIONSHIPS: A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF SYSTEMATIC UNCERTAINTIES DUE TO STELLAR EVOLUTION MODELS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 692 :1013-1032 >DOI >Link

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Percival S, Ferguson JW. 2009. A LARGE STELLAR EVOLUTION DATABASE FOR POPULATION SYNTHESIS STUDIES. V. STELLAR MODELS AND ISOCHRONES WITH CNONa ABUNDANCE ANTICORRELATIONS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 697 :275-282 >DOI >Link

Bedin LR, Salaris M, Piotto G, Anderson J, King IR, Cassisi S. 2009. THE END OF THE WHITE DWARF COOLING SEQUENCE IN M4: AN EFFICIENT APPROACH ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 697 :965-979 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Anderson J, Piotto G, Pietrinferni A, Milone A, Bellini A, Bedin LR. 2009. HOT HORIZONTAL BRANCH STARS IN omega CENTAURI: CLUES ABOUT THEIR ORIGIN FROM THE CLUSTER COLOR MAGNITUDE DIAGRAM ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 702 :1530-1535 >DOI >Link

Milone AP, Stetson PB, Piotto G, Bedin LR, Anderson J, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2009. The radial distribution of the two stellar populations in NGC 1851 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 503 :755-764 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M. 2009. THE IMPACT OF SYSTEMATIC UNCERTAINTIES IN STELLAR PARAMETERS ON INTEGRATED SPECTRA OF STELLAR POPULATIONS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 703 :1123-1130 >DOI >Link

Carter D, Smith DJB, Percival SM, Baldry IK, Collins CA, James PA, Salaris M, Simpson C, Stott JP, Mobasher B. 2009. Optical and near-infrared colours as a discriminant of the age and metallicity of stellar populations MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 397 :695-708 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Pietrinferni A. 2009. A LARGE STELLAR EVOLUTION DATABASE FOR POPULATION SYNTHESIS STUDIES. IV. INTEGRATED PROPERTIES AND SPECTRA ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 690 :427-439 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Pietrinferni A. 2008. The horizontal branch of ngc 1851: Constraints on the cluster subpopulations ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 678 :L25-L28 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Piotto G, Milone AP, Bedin LR, Anderson J. 2008. The double subgiant branch of NGC 1851: The role of the CNO abundance ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 672 :L115-L118 >DOI >Link

Bedin LR, Salaris M, Piotto G, Cassisi S, Milone AP, Anderson J, King IR. 2008. The puzzling white dwarf cooling sequence in NGC 6791: A simple solution ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 679 :L29-L32 >DOI >Link

Bedin LR, King IR, Anderson J, Piotto G, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Serenelli A. 2008. Reaching the end of the white dwarf cooling sequence in NGC 6791 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 678 :1279-1291 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2008. Stellar models with the ML2 theory of convection ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 487 :1075-1080 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2007. Colour-colour diagrams and extragalactic globular cluster ages - Systematic uncertainties using the (V-K)-(V-I) diagram ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 461 :493-U9 >DOI >Link

Cordier D, Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2007. A large stellar evolution database for population synthesis studies. III. Inclusion of the full asymptotic giant branch phase and Web tools for stellar population analyses ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL, 133 :468-478 >DOI >Link

Groenewegen MAT, Decin L, Salaris M, De Cat P. 2007. The pleiades eclipsing binary HD 23642 revisited ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 463 :579-587 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Potekhin AY, Pietrinferni A, Catelan M, Salaris M. 2007. Updated electron-conduction opacities: The impact on low-mass stellar models ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 661 :1094-1104 >DOI >Link

Maness H, Martins F, Trippe S, Genzel R, Graham JR, Sheehy C, Salaris M, Gillessen S, Alexander T, Paumard T, Ott T, Abuter R, Eisenhauer F. 2007. Evidence for a long-standing top-heavy initial mass function in the central parsec of the galaxy ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 669 :1024-1041 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Held EV, Ortolani S, Gullieuszik M, Momany Y. 2007. Deep near-infrared photometry of the globular cluster 47 Tucanae. Reconciling theory and observations ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 476 :243-253 >DOI >Link

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Cordier D, Castelli F. 2006. BaSTI a library of stellar evolution models: Updates and applications Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 2 :39-40 >DOI

Weiss A, Ferguson J, Salaris M. 2006. Low-mass stellar models with new opacity tables and varying α-element enhancement factors Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 2 :43-44 >DOI

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2006. A large stellar evolution database for population synthesis studies. II. Stellar models and isochrones for an alpha-enhanced metal distribution ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 642 :797-812 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A, Ferguson JW, Fusilier DJ. 2006. On the primordial scenario for abundance variations within globular clusters: The isochrone test ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 645 :1131-1137 >DOI >Link

James PA, Salaris M, Davies JI, Phillipps S, Cassisi S. 2006. Optical/near-infrared colours of early-type galaxies and constraints on their star formation histories MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 367 :339-348 >DOI >Link

Weiss A, Salaris M, Rohr D. 2005. Age determinations of metal-poor field stars Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 1 :279-280 >DOI

Bedin LR, Cassisi S, Castelli F, Piotto G, Anderson J, Salaris M, Momany Y, Pietrinferni A. 2005. Transforming observational data and theoretical isochrones into the ACS/WFC Vega-mag system MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 357 :1038-1048 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Girardi L. 2005. Tip of the Red Giant Branch distances to galaxies with composite stellar populations MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 357 :669-678 >DOI >Link

Recio-Blanco A, Piotto G, De Angeli F, Cassisi S, Riello M, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Zoccali M, Aparicio A. 2005. A homogeneous set of globular cluster relative distances and reddenings ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 432 :851-859 >DOI >Link

Bedin LR, Salaris M, Piotto G, King IR, Anderson J, Cassisi S, Momany Y. 2005. The white dwarf cooling sequence in NGC 6791 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 624 :L45-L48 >DOI >Link

De Angeli F, Piotto G, Cassisi S, Busso G, Recio-Blanco A, Salaris M, Aparicio A, Rosenberg A. 2005. Galactic globular cluster relative ages ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL, 130 :116-125 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M, Groenewegen MAT. 2005. The distance to the Pleiades - Main sequence fitting in the near infrared ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 429 :887-894 >DOI >Link

Weiss A, Schlattl H, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2004. Models for extremely metal-poor halo stars ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 422 :217-223 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Riello M, Cassisi S, Piotto G. 2004. The initial helium abundance of the Galactic globular cluster system ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 420 :911-919 >DOI >Link

Pietrinferni A, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Castelli F. 2004. A large stellar evolution database for population synthesis studies. I. Scaled solar models and isochrones ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 612 :168-190 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Castelli F, Pietrinferni A. 2004. Color transformations and bolometric corrections for Galactic halo stars: alpha-enhanced versus scaled-solar results ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 616 :498-505 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A, Percival SM. 2004. The age of the oldest Open Clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 414 :163-174 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Schlattl H, Salaris M, Weiss A. 2003. First full evolutionary computation of the helium flash-induced mixing in population II stars ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 582 :L43-L46 >DOI >Link

Schlattl H, Salaris M. 2003. Quantum corrections to microscopic diffusion constants ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 402 :29-35 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Irwin AW. 2003. The initial helium content of Galactic globular cluster stars from the R-parameter: Comparison with the cosmic microwave background constraint ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 588 :862-870 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Percival S, Brocato E, Raimondo G, Walker AR. 2003. The distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud cluster NGC 1866 and the surrounding field ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 588 :801-804 >DOI >Link

Groenewegen MAT, Salaris M. 2003. The distance to the LMC cluster NGC 1866; clues from the cluster Cepheid population ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 410 :887-896 >DOI >Link

Riello M, Cassisi S, Piotto G, Recio-Blanco A, De Angeli F, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Bono G, Zoccali M. 2003. The Red Giant Branch luminosity function bump ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 410 :553-563 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Percival S, Girardi L. 2003. A theoretical analysis of the systematic errors in the red clump distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 345 :1030-1038 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M. 2003. An empirical test of the theoretical population corrections to the red clump absolute magnitude MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 343 :539-546 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M, Kilkenny D. 2003. The open cluster distance scale - A new empirical approach ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 400 :541-552 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Groenewegen MAT. 2002. An empirical method to estimate the LMC distance using B-stars in eclipsing binary systems Astronomy and Astrophysics, 381 :440-445 >DOI

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Bono G. 2002. The shape of the red giant branch bump as a diagnostic of partial mixing processes in low-mass stars ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 565 :1231-1238 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Weiss A. 2002. Red giant branch stars: The theoretical framework PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC, 114 :375-402 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A. 2002. Homogeneous age dating of 55 Galactic globular clusters - Clues to the Galaxy formation mechanisms ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 388 :492-503 >DOI >Link

Metcalfe TS, Salaris M, Winget DE. 2002. Measuring C-12(alpha, gamma)O-16 from white dwarf asteroseismology ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 573 :803-811 >DOI >Link

Schlattl H, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Weiss A. 2002. The surface carbon and nitrogen abundances in models of ultra metal-poor stars ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 395 :77-83 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Girardi L. 2002. Population effects on the red giant clump absolute magnitude: the K band MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 337 :332-340 >DOI >Link

Percival SM, Salaris M, van Wyk F, Kilkenny D. 2002. Resolving the 47 Tucanae distance problem ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 573 :174-183 >DOI >Link

Groenewegen MAT, Salaris M. 2001. The LMC eclipsing binary HV 2274 revisited ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 366 :752-764 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Castellani V, Degl'Innocenti S, Piotto G, Salaris M. 2001. Asymptotic giant branch predictions: Theoretical uncertainties ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 366 :578-584 >DOI >Link

Vazdekis A, Salaris M, Arimoto N, Rose JA. 2001. 47 Tucanae: The spectroscopic versus color-magnitude diagram age discrepancy ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 549 :274-280 >DOI >Link

Girardi L, Salaris M. 2001. Population effects on the red giant clump absolute magnitude, and distance determinations to nearby galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 323 :109-129 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Garcia-Berro E, Isern J, Torres S. 2001. On the white dwarf distances to galactic globular clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 371 :921-931 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A. 2001. Atomic diffusion in metal-poor stars - II. Predictions for the Spite plateau ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 376 :955-965 >DOI >Link

Schlattl H, Cassisi S, Salaris M, Weiss A. 2001. On the helium flash in low-mass population III red giant stars ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 559 :1082-1093 >DOI >Link

Isern J, Hernanz M, Garcia-Berro E, Salaris M. 2001. White dwarfs as tracers of galactic evolution ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, 277 :273-276 >DOI >Link

Romaniello M, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Panagia N. 2000. Hubble Space Telescope observations of the Large Magellanic Cloud field around SN 1987A: Distance determination with red clump and tip of the red giant branch stars ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 530 :738-743 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Groenewegen MAT, Weiss A. 2000. Atomic diffusion in metal poor stars - The influence on the Main Sequence fitting distance scale, subdwarfs ages and the value of Delta Y/Delta Z ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 355 :299-307 >Link

Weiss A, Cassisi S, Schlattl H, Salaris M. 2000. Evolution of low-mass metal-free stars including effects of diffusion and external pollution ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 533 :413-423 >DOI >Link

Alonso A, Salaris M, Arribas S, Martinez-Roger C, Ramos AA. 2000. The effective temperature scale of giant stars (F0-K5) III. Stellar radii and the calibration of convection ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 355 :1060-1072 >Link

Salaris M, Garcia-Berro E, Hernanz M, Isern J, Saumon D. 2000. The ages of very cool hydrogen-rich white dwarfs ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 544 :1036-1043 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Castellani V, Degl'Innocenti S, Salaris M, Weiss A. 1999. Galactic globular cluster stars: From theory to observation ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS SUPPLEMENT SERIES, 134 :103-113 >DOI >Link

Freytag B, Salaris M. 1999. Stellar envelope convection calibrated by radiation hydrodynamics simulations: Influence on globular cluster isochrones ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 513 :L49-L52 >DOI >Link

Weiss A, Salaris M. 1999. Colour transformations for isochrones in the V I-plane ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 346 :897-905 >Link

Zoccali M, Cassisi S, Piotto G, Bono G, Salaris M. 1999. Comparison between predicted and empirical Delta V-HB(bump) in galactic globular clusters ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 518 :L49-L52 >DOI >Link

Groenewegen MAT, Salaris M. 1999. The absolute magnitudes of RR Lyrae stars from HIPPARCOS parallaxes ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 348 :L33-L36 >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A. 1998. Metal-rich globular clusters in the galactic disk: new age determinations and the relation to halo clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 335 :943-953 >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 1998. A new analysis of the red giant branch 'tip' distance scale and the value of the Hubble constant MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 298 :166-178 >DOI >Link

Girardi L, Groenewegen MAT, Weiss A, Salaris M. 1998. Fine structure of the red giant clump from Hipparcos data, and distance determinations based on its mean magnitude MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 301 :149-160 >DOI >Link

Pulone L, Salaris M, Weiss A, Buonanno R. 1998. Theoretical vs. semi-empirical relative ages of globular clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 336 :L77-L80 >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M. 1997. A critical investigation on the discrepancy between the observational and the theoretical red giant luminosity function 'bump' MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 285 :593-603 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Degl'Innocenti S, Weiss A. 1997. The age of the oldest globular clusters ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 479 :665-672 >DOI >Link

Alonso A, Salaris M, MartinezRoger C, Straniero O, Arribas S. 1997. CCD photometry of the metal-rich halo cluster NGC 6366 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 323 :374-381 >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 1997. The 'tip' of the red giant branch as a distance indicator: Results from evolutionary models MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 289 :406-414 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Dominguez I, GarciaBerro E, Hernanz M, Isern J, Mochkovitch R. 1997. The cooling of CO white dwarfs: Influence of the internal chemical distribution ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 486 :413-419 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Degl'Innocenti S, Salaris M. 1997. The effect of diffusion on the red giant luminosity function 'bump' MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 290 :515-520 >DOI >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A. 1997. Chronology of the halo globular cluster system formation ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 327 :107-120 >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S. 1996. New molecular opacities and effective temperature of RGB stellar models ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 305 :858-868 >Link

STRANIERO O, GALLINO R, BUSSO M, CHIEFFI A, RAITERI CM, LIMONGI M, SALARIS M. 1995. RADIATIVE C-13 BURNING IN ASYMPTOTIC GIANT BRANCH STARS AND S-PROCESSING ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 440 :L85-L87 >DOI >Link

CHIEFFI A, STRANIERO O, SALARIS M. 1995. CALIBRATION OF STELLAR MODELS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 445 :L39-L42 >DOI >Link

CASSISI S, CASTELLANI V, SALARIS M, STRANIERO O. 1994. NEW RADIATIVE OPACITIES - THEIR INFLUENCE ON STELLAR MODELS ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 282 :760-765 >Link

SALARIS M, CHIEFFI A, STRANIERO O. 1993. THE ALPHA-ENHANCED ISOCHRONES AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE FITS TO THE GALACTIC GLOBULAR-CLUSTER SYSTEM ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 414 :580-600 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M. The effective temperature -- radius relationship of M-dwarfs Astronomy and Astrophysics, >Link >Public Url

Saracino S, Dalessandro E, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Origlia L, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A, Geisler D, Kalirai JS, Correnti M, Cohen RE, Mauro F, Villanova S, Bidin CM. On the use of the main sequence knee (saddle) to measure globular cluster ages The Astrophysical Journal, >Link >Public Url

Massari D, Mucciarelli A, Dalessandro E, Bellazzini M, Cassisi S, Fiorentino G, Ibata RA, Lardo C, Salaris M. The chemical composition of the low-mass Galactic globular cluster NGC 6362 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >DOI >Link >Public Url

Lardo C, Salaris M, Savino A, Donati P, Stetson PB, Cassisi S. Multiple populations along the asymptotic giant branch of the globular cluster M 4 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >DOI >Link >Public Url

Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Larsen S, Hollyhead K, Lardo C, Cabrera-Ziri I, Kacharov N, Platais I, Salaris M, Cordero M, Dalessandro E, Geisler D, Hilker M, Li C, Mackey D, Mucciarelli A. The Search for Multiple Populations in Magellanic Cloud Clusters II: The Detection of Multiple Populations in Three Intermediate-Age SMC Clusters Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >DOI >Link >Public Url

Kunder A, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Propris RD, Walker A, Stetson PB, Catelan M, Amigo P. Theoretical Modeling of the RR Lyrae Variables in NGC 1851 >Link

Isern J, Catalan S, Garcia-Berro E, Salaris M, Torres S. Axion cooling of white dwarfs >Link

Conference publication

Bono G, Braga VF, Pietrinferni A, Magurno D, Dall'Ora M, Fiorentino G, Fukue K, Inno L, Marengo M, Bergemann M, Buonanno R, Da Silva R, Fabrizio M, Ferraro I, Gilmozzi R, Iannicola G, Kausch W, Kobayashi N, Kovtyukh V, Lemasle B, Marconi M, Marinoni S, Marrese PM, Martínez-Vázquez CE, Matsunaga N, Monelli M, Neeley J, Nonino M, Proxauf B, Przybilla N, Romaniello M, Salaris M, Sneden C, Stetson PB, Thévenin F, Tsujimoto T, Urbaneja M, Valenti E, Zoccali M. 2016. Classical Cepheids and RR Lyrae stars: Similar, but not too much Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, 87 :358-381

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Pietrinferni A. 2016. Old and new issues in stellar evolution modelling Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, 87 :332-349

Mucciarelli A, Dalessandro E, Massari D, Bellazzini M, Miocchi P, Ferraro FR, Lanzoni B, Lardo C, Salaris M, Cassisi S. 2016. Multiple light-element populations in globular clusters: The case of NGC 6362 Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, 87 :693-694

Salaris M. 2015. Open clusters: Probes of galaxy evolution and bench tests of stellar models Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings, 39 :43-50 >DOI

Bossini D, Miglio A, Salaris M, Girardi L, Montalbán J, Bressan A, Marigo P, Noels A. 2015. The AGB bump: A calibrator for core mixing EPJ Web of Conferences, 101 >DOI

Calamida A, Sahu K, Anderson J, Casertano S, Brown T, Cassisi S, Sokol J, Bond H, Ferguson H, Livio M, Salaris M, Valenti J. 2015. The White Dwarf Cooling Sequence of the Galactic Bulge FIFTY YEARS OF WIDE FIELD STUDIES IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE: RESOLVED STELLAR POPULATIONS OF THE GALACTIC BULGE AND MAGELLANIC CLOUDS, 491 :159-167 >Link

Monelli M, Milone AP, Stetson PB, Marino AF, Cassisi S, Del Pino Molina A, Salaris M, Aparicio A, Asplund M, Grundahl F, Piotto G, Weiss A, Carrera R, Cebrián M, Murabito S, Pietrinferni A, Sbordone L. 2013. The SUMO project: A survey of multiple populations in globular clusters Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana - Journal of the Italian Astronomical Society, 84 :71-74

Salaris M. 2012. Evolution and Internal Structure of Red Giants RED GIANTS AS PROBES OF THE STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF THE MILKY WAY, :45-56 >DOI >Link

Garcia-Berro E, Althaus LG, Torres S, Loren-Aguilar P, Renedo I, Corsico AH, Isern J, Salaris M, Rohrmann RD. 2010. The white dwarf cooling age of NGC 6791 Werner K, Rauch T. 17TH EUROPEAN WHITE DWARF WORKSHOP, 17th European White Dwarf Workshop 1273 :129-134 >Link

Salaris M. 2009. White dwarf cosmochronology: Techniques and uncertainties Mamajek EE, Soderblom DR, Wyse RFG. AGES OF STARS, 258th Symposium of the International-Astronomical-Union :287-298 >DOI >Link

Salaris M. 2007. Convection in stellar evolution models Stancliffe RJ, Dewi J, Houdek G, Martin RG, Tout CA. UNSOLVED PROBLEMS IN STELLAR PHYSICS, Conference on Unsolved Problems in Stellar Physics in Honour of Douglas Gough 948 :87-98 >Link

Anderson JP, James PA, Salaris M, Percival SM. 2007. Constraints on supernova progenitors from spatial correlations with H alpha emission Immler S, Weiler K, McCray R. SUPERNOVA 1987A: 20 YEARS AFTER, Conference on Supernova 1987A - 20 Years After 937 :220-+ >Link

Percival S, Salaris M, van Wyk F, Kilkenny D. 2003. Resolving the 47 Tucanae distance problem Piotto G, Meylan G, Djougovski SG, Riello M. NEW HORIZONS IN GLOBULAR CLUSTER ASTRONOMY, Conference on New Horizons in Globular Cluster Astronomy 296 :395-396 >Link

Schlattl H, Salaris M, Cassisi S, Weiss A. 2003. The He flash in ultra metal-poor low-mass stars Turcotte S, Keller SC, Cavallo RM. 3D STELLAR EVOLUTION, 3D Stellar Evolution Workshop 293 :314-320 >Link

Schlattl H, Cassisi S, Weiss A, Salaris M. 2002. The peculiar evolution of low-mass pop III stars Chavez M, Bressan A, Buzzoni A, Mayya D. NEW QUESTS IN STELLAR ASTROPHYSICS: THE LINK BETWEEN STARS AND COSMOLOGY, International Conference on the Link Between Stars and Cosmology 274 :55-58 >Link

Vazdekis A, Salaris M, Arimoto N, Rose JA. 2002. 47 Tucanae: the spectroscopic versus CMD age discrepancy Geisler D, Grebel EK, Minniti D. EXTRAGALACTIC STAR CLUSTERS, Symposium on Extragalactic Star Clusters 207 :610-615 >Link

Salaris M, Cassisi S, Isern J, Garcia-Berro E, Torres S. 2002. On the white dwarf distances to Galactic globular clusters Lejeune T, Fernandes J. OBSERVED HR DIAGRAMS AND STELLAR EVOLUTION: THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN OBSERVATIONAL CONSTRAINTS AND THEORY, Conference on Observed HR Diagrams and Stellar Evolution 274 :339-342 >Link

Percival S, Salaris M, van Wyk F, Kilkenny D. 2002. Multicolour main-sequence fitting to 47 Tucanae Lejeune T, Fernandes J. OBSERVED HR DIAGRAMS AND STELLAR EVOLUTION: THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN OBSERVATIONAL CONSTRAINTS AND THEORY, Conference on Observed HR Diagrams and Stellar Evolution 274 :327-330 >Link

Salaris M. 2002. Theoretical uncertainties in Red Giant Branch stellar models Lejeune T, Fernandes J. OBSERVED HR DIAGRAMS AND STELLAR EVOLUTION: THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN OBSERVATIONAL CONSTRAINTS AND THEORY, Conference on Observed HR Diagrams and Stellar Evolution 274 :50-62 >Link

Garcia-Berro E, Torres S, Salaris M, Isern J. 2001. Monte Carlo simulations of the halo white dwarf luminosity function Provencal JL, Shipman HL, MacDonald J, Goodchild S. 12TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON WHITE DWARF STARS, PROCEEDINGS, 12th European Conference on White Dwarf Stars 226 :391-396 >Link

Weiss A, Salaris M. 2001. The oldest stars: Diffusion and the spite plateau VonHippel T, Simpson C, Manset N. ASTROPHYSICAL AGES AND TIME SCALES, Conference on Astrophysical Ages and Time Scales 245 :262-270 >Link

Weiss A, Schlattl H, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2001. Evolution of low-mass population III stars VangioniFlam E, Ferlet R, Lemoine M. COSMIC EVOLUTION, Symposium on Cosmic Evolution :339-341 >Link

Isern J, Bravo E, Garcia-Berro E, Dominguez I, Salaris M. 2001. On the internal composition of white dwarfs NUCLEAR PHYSICS A, 6th International Conference on Nuclei in the Cosmos 688 :122C-125C >Link

Salaris M, Weiss A. 2001. Atomic diffusion in stellar interiors and field halo subdwarfs ages VonHippel T, Simpson C, Manset N. ASTROPHYSICAL AGES AND TIME SCALES, Conference on Astrophysical Ages and Time Scales 245 :367-369 >Link

Schlattl H, Weiss A, Cassisi S, Salaris M. 2000. Carbon nucleosynthesis in metal-free low-mass stars Weiss A, Abel TG, Hill V. FIRST STARS, MPA/ESO Workshop on the First Stars :117-118 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Salaris M, Weiss A, Schlattl H. 2000. The evolutionary properties of low-mass Pop III stars including effects of external pollution Weiss A, Abel TG, Hill V. FIRST STARS, MPA/ESO Workshop on the First Stars :111-116 >DOI >Link

Cassisi S, Weiss A, Salaris M, Schattl H. 2000. The effect of external pollution on the evolution of low-mass metal-free stars. Matteucci F, Giovannelli F. EVOLUTION OF THE MILKY WAY, Conference on the Chemical Evolution of the Milky Way 255 :467-472 >Link

Salaris M, Hernanz M, Isern J, Dominguez I, GarciaBerro E, Mochkovitch R. 1997. The cooling of white dwarfs and their internal composition Isern J, Hernanz M, CarciaBerro E. WHITE DWARFS, 10th European Workshop on White Dwarfs 214 :27-33 >Link

Hernanz M, Isern J, Salaris M. 1997. The double degenerate population Isern J, Hernanz M, CarciaBerro E. WHITE DWARFS, 10th European Workshop on White Dwarfs 214 :307-314 >Link

STRANIERO O, GALLINO R, BUSSO M, CHIEFFI A, RAITERI CM, SALARIS M, LIMONGI M. 1995. Radiative C-13 burning in AGB stars and s-processing Busso M, Gallino R, Raiteri CM. NUCLEI IN THE COSMOS III - THIRD INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NUCLEAR ASTROPHYSICS, 3rd International Symposium on Nuclear Astrophysics - Nuclei in the Cosmos III :407-411 >Link

Chapters

Salaris M. 2003. Cosmological parameters from stellar evolution models Recent research developments in Astrophysics Vol. 1 Research Signpost

Book

Salaris M, Cassisi S. Evolution of stars and stellar populations Wiley

Engagement & Impact

Conference organisation:

Industrial revolution in Galactic astronomy, RAS specialist discussion meeting

Steps towards a new generation of stellar models, Lorentz Center - Leiden (NL)

NAM 2010, Glasgow, Session 'Stellar Population in Galaxies'

The Giant Branches, Scientific Organizer

Probing Stellar Populations out to the Distant Universe, Member of the Scientific Organizing Committee

XXI Century Challenges for Stellar Evolution, Co-Organizer and Co-Chair of both the Scientific and the Local Organizing Committee

Editorial boards:

Astronomy & Astrophysics, Associate Editor

External collaboration:

Universita' Roma due Tor vergata, Giuseppe Bono

University of la Plata (Argentina), Prof. Leandro Althaus

Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya, Enrique Garcia-Berro

Institut D'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya, Jordi Isern

Universita' di Padova, Giampaolo Piotto

Space telescope Institute, Luigi Bedin

Universita' di Bologna, Francesco Ferraro Alessio Mucciarelli Emanuele Dalessandro

INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico Collurania, Santi Cassisi Adriano Pietrinferni

Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Achim Weiss

External committees:

Time Allocation Committee, Istituto Nazionale d'Astrofisica (INAF), Italy, Member-at-large

Observing Programmes Committee (OPC), European Southern observatory (ESO), Committee member

External examiner, Nottingham Trent University

Steering Committee of International PhD School "Nuclear and Particle Astrophysics", University of Catania (IT)

Membership of professional bodies:

FHEA, Higher Education Academy

IAU member, International Astronomical Union

FRAS, Royal Astronomical Society

Other invited event:

The RR Lyrae 2017 conference, Niepolomice (Poland), Invited review talk

The PLATO Mission Conference 2017: Exoplanetary systems in the PLATO era, University of Warwick, Invited review talk

TESSting stellar astrophysics, University of Birmingham, Invited review talk

The impact of binaries on stellar evolution, Garching, Germany, Invited review talk

From cooling to explosion: the physics of white dwarfs, Tossa de mar, Spain, Invited review talk

Conference: 'Frontiers of theoretical and applied physics', American University of Sharjah, Invited review talk

Blowing in the wind, Quy Nhon, Vietnam, Invited keynote talk international conference about stellar winds

Multiple Populations in Globular Clusters: Where do we stand?, Sexten, Italy, keynote invited talk at this conference about globular cluster multiple populations

Astronomical distance determination in the space age, International Space Science Institute, Beijing, China, Invited review talk

International PhD School: `Science and Technology with E-ELT', Erice, Sicily, Invited lecturer

Conference: Rainbows of the southern sky, Garching, Germany, Invited keynote talk at this international conference

EWASS conference 2015, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain, Invited review talk

HERAEUS workshop : Reconstructing the Milky Way, Bad Honnef, germany, Invited review talk

The new milky way, MIAPP - Garching, Invited talk

Resolved and unresolved stellar populations, Garching (Germany), Invited review talk on uncertainties of stellar evolution models

`A Critical Look at Globular Cluster Formation Theories: Constraints from Young Massive Clusters, Sexten (Italy), Invited talk on inferences from spectroscopy of globular cluster stars

The Extragalactic Distance Scale, MIAPP Institute, Garching, Germany, Invited review talk

ESO/NUVA/IAG Workshop on Challenges in UV Astronomy, European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany, Invited review talk

Conference 'Dig Sites of Stellar Archeology: Giant Stars in the Milky Way', Ege University, Izmir, Turkey, Invited review talk

Asteroseismology of stellar populations in the Milky Way, Sexten, Italy, Invited review talk

STELLAR MODELING: Mixing, Convection, Rotation and Mass Los, Barcelona (Spain), Invited review talk

Asteroseismology of large time-resolved astronomical surveys, Leuven (Be), Invited review talk

IAU Symposium 289, Beijing, Invited talk

``Ageing low mass stars: from red giants to white dwarfs'', 40th Liege International Astrophysical Colloquium, Liege (B), Invited review talk

``Stellar Populations 55 years after the Vatican Conference'', Symposium 6 of the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science, Rome, Invited review talk

Advanced Topics in Astrophysics, Llafranc, Invited review talk

The Fundamental Cosmic Distance Scale: State of the Art and GAIA Perspective, Naples, Invited review talk

National Astronomy Meeting 2011, Llandudno, Invited review talk

Red giants as probes of the structure and evolution of the Milky Way, Rome, Invited review talk

The Giant Branches, Leiden, Invited review talk

The Ages of stars, IAU Symp. 258, Baltimore, Invited review talk

Theory in the Virtual Observatory, Garching, Invited review talk

Unsolved Problems in Stellar Physics, Cambridge, Invited review talk

Fine-Tuning Stellar Population Models, Leiden, Invited review talk

Resolved Stellar Populations, Cancun, Invited review talk

Near- and Mid-IR studies of galaxies in or near the Local Group, Leiden, Invited review talk

National Astronomy Meeting 2004, Milton Keynes, Invited talk

Nucleosynthesis and early chemical evolution in galaxies, london, Invited talk

Observed HR diagrams and stellar evolution: the interplay between observational constraints and theory, Coimbra, Invited review talk

Teaching qualification:

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy