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Research articles

12 — “Free Energy Calculations in Soft and Hard Matter: From Thermodynamic Integration to Umbrella Sampling,” (in preparation).

11 — “SSHAKE and the Exact Constraint Satisfaction of the Dynamics of Semi-Rigid Molecules in Cartesian Coordinates, 1973-1977,” (accepted in Archive for History of Exact Sciences).

10 — “The Emergence of Protein Dynamics Simulations: How Computational Statistical Mechanics Met Biochemistry,” with Benoît Roux and Giovanni Ciccotti. European Physical Journal H: Historical Perspectives on Contemporary Physics, 2022, Vol. 47, article number 13.

09 — “The Universe: A Book Written in the Mathematical –and the Programming– Language,” Il Nuovo Cimento C, 2021, Vol. 44, No. 1, article number 25.

08 — “The Breakthrough of a Quantum Chemist by Classical Dynamics: Martin Karplus and the Birth of Computer Simulations of Chemical Reactions,” with Benoît Roux and Giovanni Ciccotti. European Physical Journal H: Historical Perspectives on Contemporary Physics, 2021, Vol. 46, article number 12.

07 — “Sense Experiences and ‘Necessary Simulations:’ Four Centuries of Scientific Change from Galileo to Fundamental Computer Simulations,” with Benoît Roux and Giovanni Ciccotti, KNOW: A Journal on the Formation of Knowledge, 2020, Vol 4, No. 1, pp. 63–87.

06 — “Newtonianism and Information Control in Rome at the Wake of the Eighteenth Century,” Annals of Science, 2020, Vol. 77, No. 1, pp. 108–126.

05 — “Talking about Secrets: The Hanford Nuclear Facility and News Reporting of Silence, 1945-1989,” in Felicity Mellor and Stephen Webster, eds., The Silences of Science: Gaps and Pauses in the Communication of Science (New York: Routledge, 2017), pp. 115–134.

04 — “The Work of the Roman Newtonians in the Italian Enlightenment,” Viewpoint: Magazine of the British Society for the History of Science, 2015, Vol. 108, pp. 8–9.

03 — “Corrado Gini and the Scientific Basis of Fascist Racism,” Medicina nei Secoli Arte e Scienza, 2014, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 821–856.

02 — “Hanford and the middle ground between ‘knowing’ and ‘not knowing’,Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, “Voices of Tomorrow,” Oct. 31, 2013.

01 — (In German) “Die nukleare Anlagen von Hanford (1943–1987): Eine Fallstudie über die Schnittstellen von Physik, Biologie und die US-amerikanische Gesellschaft zur Zeit des Kalten Krieges,” in Christian Forstner and Dieter Hoffmann, eds., Physik im Kalten Krieg (Berlin: Springer Spektrum, 2013), pp. 77–87.

Short essays & books reviews

12 — Giovanni Battimelli, Giovanni Ciccotti, and Pietro Greco’s Computer Meets Theoretical Physics: New Frontier of Molecular Simulation, Isis: A Journal of the History of Science Society, 2022, Vol. 113, No. 2, pp. 461–462.

11 — Hannah Marcus’ Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Early Modern Italy, Isis: A Journal of the History of Science Society, 2022, Vol. 113, No. 2, pp. 436–437.

10 — “Zucchi, Niccolò,” Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Enciclopedia Treccani (2021).

09 — “Zamboni, Giuseppe,” Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Enciclopedia Treccani (2021).

08 — “Margulis, Lynn,” in Hugh R. Slotten, ed., Oxford Encyclopedia of the History of American Science, Medicine, and Technology (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014), Vol. 2, pp. 21–22.

07 — “Menard, Henry William,” in Hugh R. Slotten, ed., Oxford Encyclopedia of the History of American Science, Medicine, and Technology (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014), vol. 2, pp. 78–79.

06 — Dom Paschal Scotti’s Galileo Revisited: The Galileo Affair in Context, Reading Religion, March 31, 2018, online. 

05 — David Norbrook, Stephen Harrison, and Philip Hardie’s Lucretius and the Early Modern, Renaissance Quarterly, 2017, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 249–251.

04 — Owen Gingerich’s Gods Planet, The Quarterly Review of Biology, 2015, Vol. 90, No. 3, pp. 315–316.

03 — Keith Parsons’ It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions about Science, The Quarterly Review of Biology, 2015, Vol. 90, No. 2, p. 201.

02 — Crystal Hall’s Galileos Reading, Annali dItalianistica, 2015, Vol. 33, pp. 459–461.

01 — Richard Dawkins’ The Magic of Reality: How We Know Whats Really True, The Quarterly Review of Biology, 2012, Vol. 87, No. 4, p. 402. 

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