Imperial College London

Carlo R. Contaldi

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Theoretical Physics



+44 (0)20 7594 1527c.contaldi




505Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





I am a Professor of Theoretical Physics in the Theoretical Physics Group at Imperial College. My research interests are in Cosmology, the physics of the very early Universe and observations that can help us understand the Universe and everything in it.

For a complete and up to date list of published research, including preprints, please follow links to the arXiv or my publication list  on SPIRES.



Bergman AS, Ade PAR, Akers S, et al., 280 GHz Focal Plane Unit Design and Characterization for the SPIDER-2 Suborbital Polarimeter

Clark CN, Contaldi CR, MacTavish CJ, 2012, Modelling the Polarisation of Microwave Foreground Emission on Large Angular Scales

Horner JS, Contaldi CR, 2013, Non-Gaussianity Unleashed

Horner JS, Contaldi CR, 2014, BICEP's bispectrum

Horner JS, Contaldi CR, 2015, The bispectrum of single-field inflationary trajectories with $c_{s} \neq 1$

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