Antonio FEOLI
Associate Professor of Physics

Qualifications
Honours (i.e. cum laude) Degree in Physics (Salerno University)
PhD in Physics (Naples University)
Since 2006 leader of a small research group whose present and past members are: Elmo Benedetto, Maurizio Capriolo, Maria Teresa Fallarino, Fabiano Feleppa, Marco Grasso, Luigi Mancini, Davide Mele, Gianpaolo Mercurio, Valeria Rillo and Domenico Tucci.
Address
Department of Engineering - Palazzo Bosco Lucarelli, Corso Garibaldi n. 107 - 82100 Benevento - Italy
Phone / Fax
+39.0824.305811 / +39.0824.305840
e-mail feoli@unisannio.it

Teaching

Main research interests
(four sample publications for each topic are listed below the picture):

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Black Hole Physics in Relativity with Maximal Acceleration

  • "Schwarzschild field with maximal acceleration corrections" by A. Feoli, G. Lambiase, G. Papini and G. Scarpetta in "Physics Letters A" vol. 263, p. 147 (1999)
  • "Massive scalar particles in a modified Schwarzschild geometry" by S. Capozziello, A. Feoli, G. Lambiase, G. Papini and G. Scarpetta in "Physics Letters A" vol. 268, p. 247 (2000)
  • "Maximal acceleration effects in Reissner - Nordstrom space" by V. Bozza, A. Feoli, G. Papini and G. Scarpetta in "Physics Letters A" vol. 271 p. 35 (2000)
  • "Maximal acceleration effects in Kerr space'' V. Bozza, A. Feoli, G. Lambiase, G. Papini, G. Scarpetta in "Physics Letters A" vol. 283, p. 53 (2001)

Classical Cosmology ("Think different")

  • "Little perturbations grow up...without dark matter" by A. Feoli and E. Benedetto in "International Journal of Theoretical Physics" vol. 51, p. 690 (2012)
  • "Cosmological constraints from supernova data set with corrected redshift" by A. Feoli, L. Mancini, V. Rillo and M. Grasso in "Journal of Physics - Conference Series" vol. 354, 012005 (2012)
  • "A trace of inflation in the local behavior of cosmological constant" by E. Benedetto, A. Feoli and L. Pizza in "Astrophysics and Space Science" vol. 360, 69 (2015)
  • "Dark Energy or local acceleration?" by A. Feoli and E. Benedetto in "Gravitation and Cosmology" vol. 23 (2017)

Didactics of Physics

  • "A little help for a better understanding and application of Faraday's law" by E. Benedetto, M. Capriolo, A. Feoli e D. Tucci in "European Journal of Physics" vol. 33, p. L15 (2012)
  • "Some remarks about underused Loedel diagrams" by E. Benedetto, M. Capriolo, A. Feoli and M. Tucci in "European Journal of Physics" vol. 34, p. 67 (2013)
  • "A simple determination of Hubble constant" by E. Benedetto, A. Feoli and S. Principe in "European Journal of Physics" vol. 37, 025601 (2016)
  • "Underlining some aspects of the Equivalence Principle" by E. Benedetto and A. Feoli "European Journal of Physics" (submitted - 2017)

Dynamics with Maximal Acceleration

  • "Quantum corrections to the spacetime metric from geometric phase space quantization" by E. R. Caianiello, A. Feoli, M. Gasperini and G. Scarpetta in "International Journal of Theoretical Physics" vol. 29, p. 131 (1990)
  • "String dynamics in Rindler space in a model with maximal acceleration" by A. Feoli in "Nuclear Physics B" vol. 396, p. 261 (1993)
  • "Radiation Bursts from particles in the field of Compact, Impenetrable, Astrophysical Objects" by G. Papini, G. Scarpetta, V. Bozza, A. Feoli and G. Lambiase in "Physics Letters A" vol. 300, p. 603 (2002)
  • "Maximal acceleration or maximal accelerations?" by A. Feoli in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 12, p. 271 (2003)

Extragalactic Astronomy

  • "A new method to compute kinetic energy, virial mass and angular momentum of elliptical galaxies" by G. Busarello, G. Longo and A. Feoli in "Il Nuovo Cimento B" vol. 105, p. 1069 (1990)
  • "The role played by rotation and random motions in Elliptical Galaxies" by G. Busarello, G. Longo and A. Feoli in "Astronomy and Astrophysics Main Journal" vol. 262, p. 52 (1992)
  • "Is there a relationship between the mass of a SMBH and the kinetic energy of its host elliptical galaxy?'' by A. Feoli and D. Mele in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 14, p. 1861 (2005) [prediction of a new law for Supermassive Black Holes]
  • "Improved tests on the relationship between the kinetic energy of galaxies and the masses of their central black holes" by A. Feoli and D.Mele in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol.16, p.1261 (2007)

Feoli - Mancini diagram (1)

  • "A HR-like diagram for galaxies: the MBH versus MGσ2 relation" by A. Feoli and L. Mancini in "Astrophysical Journal" vol. 703, p. 1502 (2009)
  • "The SMBH mass versus MGσ2 relation: a comparison between real data and numerical models" by A. Feoli, L. Mancini, F. Marulli and S. Van Den Bergh in "General Relativity and Gravitation" vol. 43, p. 1007 (2011)
  • "A fundamental equation for Supermassive Black Holes" by A. Feoli and L. Mancini in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 20, p. 2305 (2011)
  • "The scaling relation between the mass of supermassive black holes and the kinetic energy of random motions of the host galaxies" by L. Mancini and A. Feoli in "Astronomy and Astrophysics" vol. 537, A48 (2012)

Feoli - Mancini diagram (2)

  • "New calibration and some predictions of the scaling relations between the mass of supermassive black holes and the properties of the host galaxies" by E. Benedetto, M. Fallarino and A. Feoli in "Astronomy and Astrophysics" vol. 558, A108 (2013)
  • "The MBH versus MGσ2 relation and the accretion of supermassive black holes" by A. Feoli in "Astrophysical Journal" vol. 784, p. 34 (2014)
  • "A simple way to classify supermassive black holes" by A. Feoli in "Astronomische Nachrichten" vol. 335, p. 193 (2014)

Lagrangians dependent on acceleration

  • "Dynamics of relativistic particle with Lagrangian dependent on acceleration" by V. V. Nesterenko, A. Feoli and G. Scarpetta in "Journal of Mathematical Physics" vol. 36, p. 5552 (1995)
  • "Complete integrability for Lagrangians dependent on acceleration in a spacetime of constant curvature" by V. V. Nesterenko, A. Feoli and G. Scarpetta in "Classical and Quantum Gravity" vol. 13, p. 1201 (1996)
  • "Regularizing property of the maximal acceleration principle in quantum field theory" by V. V. Nesterenko, A. Feoli, G. Lambiase and G. Scarpetta in "Physical Review D" vol. 60, 65001 (1999)
  • "Functionals linear in curvature and statistics of helical proteins" by A. Feoli, V. V. Nesterenko and G. Scarpetta in "Nuclear Physics B" vol. 705, p. 577 (2005) [Application of Lagrangians depending on curvature and torsion to biophysics is sometimes referred to as "Feoli's formalism"]

Particle Physics, Electromagnetism, Unruh effect and Evolution Theory

  • "Is the Strong Anthropic Principle too weak?" by A. Feoli and S. Rampone in "Il Nuovo Cimento B" vol. 114, p. 281 (1999)
  • "A regularized solution of the linearized Einstein equations" by A. Feoli in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 16, p. 93 (2007)
  • "Electromagnetic shape resonances of a dielectric sphere and radiation of portable telephones" by V. V. Nesterenko, A. Feoli, G. Lambiase and G. Scarpetta in "Modern Physics Letters B" vol. 22, p. 735 (2008)
  • "Unruh Temperature with maximal acceleration" by E. Benedetto and A. Feoli in "Modern Physics Letter A" vol. 30, 1550075 (2015)

Photons and Bell Theorem

  • "Maximal acceleration of photons with effective mass. Frequency shift in cavity resonators." by G. Papini, A. Feoli and G. Scarpetta in "Physics Letters A" vol. 202, p. 50 (1995)
  • "Some remarks on Bell's Inequality tests" by A. Feoli and S. Rampone in "Europhysics Letters" vol. 62, p. 154 (2003)
  • "Hidden variables or local spacetime anisotropy?" by A. Feoli in "Il Nuovo Cimento B" vol. 122, p. 49 (2007)
  • "Optics of spin-1 particles from gravity - induced phases" by G. Papini, G. Scarpetta, A. Feoli and G. Lambiase in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 18, p. 485 (2009)

Quantum Cosmology

  • "Maximal acceleration tunnelling from nothing" by E. R. Caianiello, S. Capozziello, R. de Ritis, A. Feoli and G. Scarpetta in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol 3, p. 485 (1994)
  • "Oscillating universes as eigensolutions of cosmological Schroedinger equation" by S. Capozziello, A. Feoli and G. Lambiase in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol 9, p. 143 (2000)
  • "Some predictions of the Cosmological Schroedinger Equation" by A. Feoli in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 12, p. 1475 (2003). [prediction of a new particle]
  • "Is Dark Energy due to an excited quantum state of the Universe?" by A. Feoli, E. Benedetto, M. Capriolo and F. Feleppa in "European Physical Journal Plus" vol. 132, art. 211 (2017)

Wave Propagation

  • "De Broglie matter waves from the linearized Einstein field equations" by A. Feoli and G. Scarpetta in "Foundations of Physics Letters" vol. 11, p. 395 (1998) [prediction of a new kind of gravitational waves]
  • "A geometric interpretation of de Broglie wave-particle model" by A. Feoli in "Europhysics Letters" vol. 58, p. 169 (2002)
  • "A study of the de Broglie gravitational waves" by A. Feoli and S. Valluri in "International Journal of Modern Physics D" vol. 13, p. 907 (2004)
  • "The amplitude of the gravitational de Broglie waves" by A. Feoli in "Modern Physics Letters A" vol. 24, p. 2497 (2009)

Weyl-Dirac Theory

  • "Oscillating thin shells in Weyl space" by W. R. Wood, A. Feoli and G. Papini in "Journal of Mathematical Physics" vol. 34, p. 5916 (1993)
  • "A dynamical symmetry breaking model in Weyl space" by A. Feoli, W. R. Wood and G. Papini in "Journal of Mathematical Physics" vol. 39, p. 3322 (1998)
  • "Thin shell quantization in Weyl spacetime" by S. Capozziello, A. Feoli, G. Lambiase and G.Papini in "Physics Letters A" vol. 273, p. 25 (2000)
  • "Cerenkov radiation from a charged particle in a Weyl - Dirac theory" by A. Feoli and G. Lambiase in "General Relativity and Gravitation" vol. 34, p. 2163 (2002)

Preprints and databases


Ultimo aggiornamento: 15.07.2019