Prof. Giuseppe Lodato

Position: Associate Professorgiuseppe lodato
Phone: (+39) 02 503 17449
Details about my teaching can be found HERE.


Research interests

  • Protostellar discs and planet formation
  • Formation and growth of supermassive black holes
  • Dynamics of accretion discs

More details on my research interests can be found in my Research page.


I am the Coordinator of the MSCA-RISE project Dustbusters, dedicated to the study of dust and gas in planet forming discs.  
Within thihs project, I organize the Dustbusters School on Planet Formation, to be held in Cefalù, from the 31st of August to the 5th of September 2020. 

My group

I lead the group on accretion phenomena and planet formation at the University of Milano. Current members of the group are:

Claudia Toci - Post-Doc
Maria Giulia Ubeira Gabellini - PhD student
Benedetta Veronesi - PhD student
Martina Toscani - PhD student

Previous members include:
Hossam Aly - Post-doc, now at ENS, Lyon
Enrico Ragusa - PhD student, not at Leicester University
Alessia Franchini - PhD student, now at University of Milan, Bicocca
Giovanni Dipierro, PhD student, now working in the industry