Dr Alfredo Carpineti

Scientist, journalist, activist

Research Work

My Ph.D. research work focused on the role of galaxy mergers in the evolution of massive galaxies, and I looked in particular at post-merger galaxies and infrared bright galaxies. My work would not have been possible without the help of my collaborators and the work of countless volunteers at the Galaxy Zoo citizen science project, who classified about 900,000 galaxies. 

I also collaborated on a geology paper as a mathematics and statistics consultant. My peer-reviewed work is below: