Laura Silva
INAF-OA Trieste, It


Galaxy formation and evolution

* Models for the spectral energy distribution (SED) of galaxies with radiative transfer (RT)
* development and maintenance of the code GRA(phite)&SIL(icate) for modeling the UV to
sub-mm SED of galaxies:
GRASIL and related stuff
Links to SED libraries built with GRASIL (more in preparation):
SED templates for GRB hosts by Michalowski et al (2008)
GRASIL model SEDs for a sample of  ULIRGs
* Studies of galaxy formation and evolution with SED fitting and semi-analytical galaxy
formation models


* Climate models and habitability studies for terrestrial type exoplanets
* Archive of terrestrial-type climate simulations

Publication list

My PhD thesis 

Laura Silva - Tel. +39 040 3199 142 Fax +39 040 309418 -