Agnese Seminara

Agnese Seminara


Born in Genova (Italy) on January 16th 1980
Tel: +1 617 496 4128

Scientific Activity (Key Words)

.Biomechanics; fungal spores dispersal; bacterial biofilms; turbulence; cloud microphysics; passive scalar transport.

Short Employment Record

2004 - 2007: PhD student University of Nice (France), supervisors A. Celani, A. Mazzino
2008 - 2011: Marie Curie international outgoing fellow, Harvard University, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cambridge MA (USA) and Institut Pasteur - Paris (France)

Long Term Visits

2007: Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University
2006: University of Rome La Sapienza

Selected Publications

Cloud droplet growth by condensation in homogeneous isotropic turbulence,
A. Lanotte, A. Seminara and F. Toschi, J. Atmos. Sci. 66 1685 (2009)

How winding is the coast of Britain? Conformal invariance of rocky shorelines
G. Boffetta, A. Celani, D. Dezzani and A. Seminara, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35 L03615 (2008)

Droplet condensation in two-dimensional Bolgiano turbulence‚
A. Celani, A. Mazzino, A. Seminara and M. Tizzi, J. Turbul., 8 1 (2007)

Large-scale anisotropy in scalar turbulence‚
Antonio Celani and Agnese Seminara, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 184501 (2006)

Large-scale structure of passive scalar turbulence‚
Antonio Celani and Agnese Seminara, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 214503 (2005)

Droplet condensation in turbulent flows,
A. Celani, G. Falkovich, A. Mazzino and A. Seminara, Europhys. Lett. 70, 775 (2005)

Ego Feeding : Awards

2006 L'Oreal - Unesco award for women in science