Gregory Vereshchagin
Phone: +39 085 23054 216 Fax: +39 085 4219252 Mailing address: Piazza della Repubblica, 10  65122 Pescara, Italy Email: veresh [at] icra.it



Position: researcher for Relativistic Astrophysics Network

Research interests Plasma physics: kinetic theory, electronpositron plasma, collisionless plasma Astrophysics: GammaRay Bursts Cosmology: large scale structure, cosmic microwave background radiation, neutrino in cosmology, world constants and dark energy, inflation, cosmic singularity, loop quantum cosmology. 

Lecture courses Relativistic kinetic theory and its applications in astrophysics and cosmology 
Selected publications 

Lecture course for International Relativistic Astrophysics PhD, Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate Program from the European Commission The course consists of five lectures (90 minutes each), three of which describe theoretical foundations and main branches of kinetic theory, the remaining two lectures are devoted to applications of kinetic theory in astrophysics and cosmology. The program of the course can be downloaded here. 
G.V. Vereshchagin and A.G. Aksenov, "Relativistic Kinetic Theory
With Applications in Astrophysics and Cosmology", Cambridge University Press, 2017, 334pp.
(ISBN: 9781107048225).
R. Ruffini, G.V. Vereshchagin and I.A. Siutsou, "Theory of photospheric emission from relativistic outflows" The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 772 (2013) Issue 1, article id. 11. R. Ruffini, G.V. Vereshchagin and S.S. Xue, "Electronpositron pairs in physics and astrophysics: from heavy nuclei to black holes" Physics Reports, Vol. 487 (2010) No 14, 1140. A.G. Aksenov, R. Ruffini and G.V. Vereshchagin, "Thermalization of the mildly relativistic plasma", Physical Review D, Vol. 79 (2009) 043008. A.G. Aksenov, R. Ruffini and G.V. Vereshchagin, "Thermalization of nonequilibrium electronpositronphoton plasmas", Physical Review Letters, Vol. 99 (2007) No 12, 125003. P. Singh, K. Vandersloot and G.V. Vereshchagin, "Nonsingular bouncing universes in loop quantum cosmology", Physical Review D, Vol. 74 (2006) 043510. M. Lattanzi, R. Ruffini and G.V. Vereshchagin, "Joint constraints on the lepton asymmetry of the Universe and neutrino mass from the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe", Physical Review D, Vol. 72 (2005) 063003. 


PhD students supervision

Books and book chapters 

G.V. Vereshchagin, "Gauge Theories of Gravity with the Scalar Field in Cosmology", in "Frontiers in Field Theory", edited by O. Kovras, Nova Science Publishers, New York, (2005), pp. 213255 (ISBN: 1594541272). 


G.V. Vereshchagin, "Relativistic Kinetic Theory with some Applications", in "Cosmology and Gravitation: XVth Brazilian School of Cosmology and Gravitation", eds. Mario Novello and Santiago E.Perez Bergliaffa, Cambridge Scientific Publishers, (2014), pp 140. (ISBN: 9781908106391). 


Proceedings of the International Conference "The Sun, the Stars, the Universe, and General Relativity" in honor of Ya.B. Zeldovich's 95th Anniversary (with R. Ruffini), AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1205 (2010). 


Proceedings of the 3rd Stueckelberg Workshop on Relativistic Field Theories (with N. Carlevaro, R. Ruffini), Cambridge Scientific Publishers (2011).  
Proceedings of the 12th ItalianKorean Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics (with H.W. Lee and R. Ruffini), Il Nuovo Cimento C, Vol. 36 (2013).  
Proceedings of the International Conference in Honor of Ya. B. Zeldovich 100th Anviversary (with S. Ya. Kilin and R. Ruffini), Nonlinear Phenomena in Complex Systems, Vol. 17, no. 4 (2014).  
Proceedings of the International Conference in Honor of Ya. B. Zeldovich 100th Anviversary (with S. Ya. Kilin and R. Ruffini), Astronomy Reports, Vol. 59, no. 6,7 (2015).  
Proceedings of the 2nd César Lattes Meeting (with Ulisses Barres de Almeida, Pascal Chardonnet, Rodrigo Picanco Negreiros, Jorge Rueda, Remo Ruffini and César Zen Vasconcellos), AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1693, (2015). 