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A: Books

  1. Title: Wormholes, warp drives and energy conditions
    Editor:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Springer Series: Fundamental Theories of Physics, Vol. 189
    ISBN 978-3-319-55181-4
     
  2. Title: Extensions of f(R) gravity: Curvature-matter couplings and hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    To appear in Cambridge University Press

     

B: Articles in Research Journals - Published

  1. Title: Electrodynamics and spacetime geometry: Astrophysical applications
    Authors:
    Francisco Cabral, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal Plus 132 (2017) 304
    arXiv:1603.08180 [pdf, ps]
     
  2. Title: Cosmological Solutions in generalized hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    João Luís Rosa, Sante Carloni, José P. S. Lemos, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 95 (2017) 124035
    arXiv:1703.03335 [pdf]
     
  3. Title: SNe Ia and BAO observational constraints on hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Iker Leanizbarrutia, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Diego Saez-Gomez
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 95 (2017) 084046
    arXiv:1701.08980 [pdf, ps]
     
  4. Title: Gravitational waves and electrodynamics: New perspectives
    Authors:
    Francisco Cabral, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 77 (2017) 237
    arXiv:1603.08157 [pdf, ps]
     
  5. Title: Evolution of spherical domain walls in solitonic symmetron models
    Authors:
    Marzieh Peyravi, Nematollah Riazi, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Phys. Rev. D 95 (2017) 064047
    arXiv:1606.05269 [pdf]
     
  6. Title: Hybrid metric-Palatini stars
    Authors:
    Bogdan Danila, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 95 (2017) 044031
    arXiv:1608.02783 [pdf, ps]
     
  7. Title: Cosmological models in modified gravity theories with extended nonminimal derivative couplings
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Emmanuel N. Saridakis, Minas Tsoukalas
    Journal-ref: Phys. Rev. D 95 (2017) 044019
    arXiv:1609.01503 [pdf, ps]
     
  8. Title: Electrodynamics and spacetime geometry I: Foundations
    Authors:
    Francisco Cabral, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Foundations of Physics 47 (2017) 208
    arXiv:1602.01492 [pdf, ps]
     
  9. Title: Unveiling the Dynamics of the Universe
    Authors:
    Pedro Avelino, Tiago Barreiro, C. Sofia Carvalho, Antonio da Silva, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Prado Martin-Moruno, Jose Pedro Mimoso, Nelson J. Nunes, Diego Rubiera-Garcia, Diego Saez-Gomez, Lara Sousa, Ismael Tereno, Arlindo Trindade
    Journal-ref: Symmetry 8 (2016) 70
    arXiv:1607.02979 [pdf]
     
  10. Title: Constraining f(T,T) gravity models using type Ia supernovae
    Authors:
    Diego Saez-Gomez, C. Sofia Carvalho, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Ismael Tereno
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 94 (2016) 024034
    arXiv:1603.09670 [pdf, ps]
     
  11. Title: Cosmology with higher-derivative matter fields
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Emmanuel N. Saridakis
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Geometric Methods in Modern Physics 13 (2016) 1650102
    arXiv:1405.7019 [pdf, ps]
     
  12. Title: From the Flamm-Einstein-Rosen bridge to the modern renaissance of traversable wormholess
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics  25 (2016) 1630017
    arXiv:1604.02082 [pdf, ps]
     
  13. Title: Novel third-order Lovelock wormhole solutions
    Authors:
    Mohammad Reza Mehdizadeh, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 93 (2016) 124014
    arXiv:1604.02913 [pdf, ps]
     
  14. Title: Soliton models for thick branes
    Authors:
    Marzieh Peyravi, Nematollah Riazi, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 76 (2016) 247
    arXiv:1504.04603 [pdf]
     
  15. Title: Comment on "Searching for Topological Defect Dark Matter via Nongravitational Signatures"
    Authors:
    P.P. Avelino, L. Sousa, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review Letters 116 (2016) 169001
    arXiv:1506.06028 [pdf, ps]
     
  16. Title: Dynamical system analysis for nonminimal torsion-matter coupled gravity
    Authors:
    Sante Carloni, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Giovanni Otalora, Emmanuel N. Saridakis
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 93 (2016) 024034
    arXiv:1512.06996 [pdf]
     
  17. Title: Traversable wormholes satisfying the weak energy condition in third-order Lovelock gravity
    Authors:
    Mahdi Kord Zangeneh, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Mohammad Hossein Dehghani
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 92 (2015) 124049
    arXiv:1510.07089 [pdf, ps]
     
  18. Title: Wormhole geometries in Eddington-inspired Born-Infeld gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak, Sergey V. Sushkov
    Journal-ref: Modern Physics Letters A 30 (2015) 35, 1550190
    arXiv:1307.1883 [pdf, ps]
     
  19. Title: A dynamical system analysis of hybrid metric-Palatini cosmologies
    Authors:
    Sante Carloni, Tomi Koivisto, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 92 (2015) 064035
    arXiv:1507.04306 [pdf, ps]
     
  20. Title: Gravitational, lensing, and stability properties of Bose-Einstein condensate dark matter halos
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 92 (2015) 043011
    arXiv:1505.00944 [pdf, ps]
     
  21. Title: Irreversible matter creation processes through a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Tiberiu Harko, Jose P. Mimoso, Diego Pavon
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 75 (2015) 386
    arXiv:1508.03069 [pdf, ps]
     
  22. Title: Hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Universe 1 (2015) 2, 199-238
    arXiv:1508.04641 [pdf]
     
  23. Title: Generalized f(R,φ,X) gravity and the late-time cosmic acceleration
    Authors:
    Sebastian Bahamonde, Christian G. Boehmer, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Diego Saez-Gomez
    Journal-ref: Universe 1 (2015) 2, 186-198
    arXiv:1506.07728 [pdf, ps]
     
  24. Title: Higher-dimensional thin-shell wormholes in third-order Lovelock gravity
    Authors:
    Mohammad Reza Mehdizadeh, Mahdi Kord Zangeneh, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 92 (2015) 044022
    arXiv:1506.03427 [pdf, ps]
     
  25. Title: Generalized energy conditions in Extended Theories of Gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Jose P. Mimoso
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 91 (2015) 124019
    arXiv:1407.7293 [pdf, ps]
     
  26. Title: Crystal clear lessons on the microstructure of space-time and modified gravity
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 91 (2015) 124001
    arXiv:1412.4499 [pdf, ps]
     
  27. Title: Attracted to de Sitter: cosmology of the linear Horndeski models
    Authors:
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nelson J. Nunes, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 05 (2015) 033
    arXiv:1502.05878 [pdf]
     
  28. Title: Horndeski theories self-tuning to a de Sitter vacuum
    Authors:
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nelson J. Nunes, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 91 (2015) 084029
    arXiv:1502.03236 [pdf, ps]
     
  29. Title: Einstein-Gauss-Bonnet traversable wormholes satisfying the weak energy condition
    Authors:
    Mohammad Reza Mehdizadeh, Mahdi Kord Zangeneh, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 91 (2015) 084004
    arXiv:1501.04773 [pdf, ps]
     
  30. Title: Invariant solutions and Noether symmetries in Hybrid Gravity
    Authors:
    Andrzej Borowiec, Salvatore Capozziello, Mariafelicia De Laurentis, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Andronikos Paliathanasis, Mariacristina Paolella, Aneta Wojnar
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 91 (2015) 023517
    arXiv:1407.4313 [pdf, ps]
     
  31. Title: Wormhole geometries supported by quark matter at ultra-high densities
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics D 24 (2015) 1550006
    arXiv:1403.0771 [pdf, ps]
     
  32. Title: f(T,\mathcal{T}) gravity and cosmology
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, G. Otalora, Emmanuel N. Saridakis
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 12 (2014) 021
    arXiv:1405.0519 [pdf, ps]
     
  33. Title: A class of exact solutions of the Lienard type ordinary non-linear differential equation
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Journal of Engineering Mathematics 89 (2014) 193-205
    arXiv:1302.0836 [pdf, ps]
     
  34. Title: Wormholes minimally violating the null energy condition
    Authors:
    Mariam Bouhmadi-Lopez, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Prado Martin-Moruno
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 11 (2014) 007
    arXiv:1407.7758 [pdf]
     
  35. Title: Bianchi type I cosmological models in Eddington-inspired Born-Infeld gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Galaxies 2(4) (2014) 496-519
    arXiv:1410.5213 [pdf]
     
  36. Title: Higher-dimensional evolving wormholes satisfying the null energy condition
    Authors:
    Mahdi Kord Zangeneh, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Nematollah Riazi
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 90 (2014) 024072
    arXiv:1406.5703 [pdf, ps]
     
  37. Title: Generalized curvature-matter couplings in modified gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Galaxies 2(3) (2014) 410-465
    arXiv:1407.2013 [pdf]
     
  38. Title: Dynamical generation of wormholes with charged fluids in quadratic Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Jesus Martinez-Asencio, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 90 (2014) 024033
    arXiv:1403.0105 [pdf, ps]
     
  39. Title: Nonminimal torsion-matter coupling extension of f(T) gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, G. Otalora, Emmanuel N. Saridakis
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 89 (2014) 124036
    arXiv:1404.6212 [pdf, ps]
     
  40. Title: Microscopic wormholes and the geometry of entanglement
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 74 (2014) 2924
    arXiv:1402.5099 [pdf, ps]
     
  41. Title: A Riccati equation based approach to isotropic scalar field cosmologies
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics D 23 (2014) 1450063
    arXiv:1402.4363 [pdf, ps]
     
  42. Title: Gravity's Rainbow induces Topology Change
    Authors: Remo Garattini,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 74 (2014) 2884
    arXiv:1303.5566 [pdf, ps]
     
  43. Title: Exact analytical solutions of the Susceptible-Infected-Recovered (SIR) epidemic model and of the SIR model with equal death and birth rates
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Applied Mathematics and Computation 236 (2014) 184-194
    arXiv:1403.2160 [pdf, ps]
     
  44. Title: Dark matter density profile and galactic metric in Eddington-inspired Born-Infeld gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak, Sergey V. Sushkov
    Journal-ref: Modern Physics Letters A 29 (2014) 1450049
    arXiv:1305.0820 [pdf, ps]
     
  45. Title: Planck scale physics and topology change through an exactly solvable model
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Jesus Martinez-Asencio, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: Physics Letters B 71 (2014) 163-167
    arXiv:1311.5712 [pdf, ps]
     
  46. Title: Arbitrary scalar field and quintessence cosmological models
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 74 (2014) 2784
    arXiv:1310.7167 [pdf, ps]
     
  47. Title: The Cauchy problem in hybrid metric-Palatini f(X)-gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, Stefano Vignolo
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Geometric Methods in Modern Physics 11 (2014) 1450042
    arXiv:1312.1320 [pdf, ps]
     
  48. Title: Energy conditions in modified gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Francisco S. N. Lobo, José P. Mimoso
    Journal-ref: Physics Letters B 730 (2014) 280-283
    arXiv:1312.0784 [pdf, ps]
     
  49. Title: Analytical solutions of the Riccati equation with coefficients satisfying integral or differential conditions with arbitrary functions
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Universal Journal of Applied Mathematics 2 (2014) 109-118
    arXiv:1311.1150 [pdf, ps]
     
  50. Title: Linearized stability analysis of gravastars in noncommutative geometry
    Authors: Remo Garattini,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref:
    Journal of High Energy Physics 1312 (2013) 065
    arXiv:1004.2520 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  51. Title: Einstein static Universe in hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Christian G. Boehmer, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Nicola Tamanini
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 88 (2013) 104019
    arXiv:1305.0025 [pdf, ps]
     
  52. Title: Galactic rotation curves in hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Astroparticle Physics 50-52 (2013) 65-75
    arXiv:1307.0752 [pdf, ps]
     
  53. Title: A Chiellini type integrability condition for the generalized first kind Abel differential equation
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Universal Journal of Applied Mathematics 1 (2013) 101-104
    arXiv:1310.1508 [pdf, ps]
     
  54. Title: Hybrid modified gravity unifying local tests, galactic dynamics and late-time cosmic acceleration
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics D 22 (2013) 1342006
    Comments:
    Received an Honorable Mention in the Gravity Research Foundation Essay Contest 2013
    arXiv:1305.3756 [pdf, ps]
     
  55. Title: Structure of neutron, quark and exotic stars in Eddington-inspired Born-Infeld gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak, Sergey V. Sushkov
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 88 (2013) 044032
    arXiv:1305.6770 [pdf, ps]
     
  56. Title: Further matters in space-time geometry: $f(R,T,R_{μν}T^{μν})$ gravity
    Authors:
    Zahra Haghani, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Hamid Reza Sepangi, Shahab Shahidi
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 88 (2013) 044023
    arXiv:1304.5957 [pdf, ps]
     
  57. Title: Integrability cases for the anharmonic oscillator equation
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak
    Journal-ref: Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics: Advances and Applications 10 (1) (2013) 115-129
    arXiv:1304.1468 [pdf, ps]
     
  58. Title: Cosmological anisotropy from non-comoving dark matter and dark energy
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 07 (2013) 036
    arXiv:1304.0757 [pdf, ps]
     
  59. Title: The virial theorem and the dark matter problem in hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 07 (2013) 024
    arXiv:1212.5817 [pdf, ps]
     
  60. Title: Semiclassical geons as solitonic black hole remnants
    Authors:
    Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 07 (2013) 011
    arXiv:1306.2504 [pdf]
     
  61. Title: New asymptotically flat phantom wormhole solutions
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Foad Parsaei, Nematollah Riazi
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 87 (2013) 084030
    arXiv:1212.5806 [pdf, ps]
     
  62. Title: Cosmology of hybrid metric-Palatini f(X)-gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 04 (2013) 011
    arXiv:1209.2895 [pdf, ps]
     
  63. Title: Modified-gravity wormholes without exotic matter
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, M. K. Mak, Sergey V. Sushkov
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 87 (2013) 067504
    arXiv:1301.6878 [pdf, ps]
     
  64. Title: Irreversible thermodynamic description of interacting dark energy-dark matter cosmological models
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 87 (2013) 044018
    arXiv:1210.3617 [pdf, ps]
     
  65. Title: Extended f(R,L_m) gravity with generalized scalar field and kinetic term dependences
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Olivier Minazzoli
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 87 (2013) 047501
    arXiv:1210.4218 [pdf, ps]
     
  66. Title: Geodesic deviation, Raychaudhuri equation, and tidal forces in modified gravity with an arbitrary curvature-matter coupling
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 86 (2012) 124034
    arXiv:1210.8044 [pdf, ps]
     
  67. Title: Wormholes supported by hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Authors:
    Salvatore Capozziello, Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 86 (2012) 127504
    arXiv:1209.5862 [pdf, ps]
     
  68. Title: Generalized dark gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics D 21 (2012) 1242019
    Comments:
    Received an Honorable Mention in the Gravity Research Foundation Essay Contest 2012
    arXiv:1205.3284 [pdf, ps]
     
  69. Title: Generic spherically symmetric dynamic thin-shell traversable wormholes in standard general relativity
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 86 (2012) 044026
    arXiv:1112.2057 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  70. Title: Solar System constraints on local dark matter density
    Authors:
    Giuseppe De Risi, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 07 (2012) 047
    arXiv:1206.2747 [pdf, ps]
     
  71. Title: Metric-Palatini gravity unifying local constraints and late-time cosmic acceleration
    Authors: Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 85 (2012) 084016
     
  72. Title: Generic thin-shell gravastars
    Authors:
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Francisco S.N. Lobo, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 03 (2012) 034
    arXiv:1112.5253 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  73. Title: Wormhole geometries in modified teleparralel gravity and the energy conditions
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 85 (2012) 044033
     
  74. Title: Could pressureless dark matter have pressure?
    Authors: Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref:
    Astroparticle Physics 35 (2012) 547-551
    arXiv:1104.2674 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  75. Title: Self-sustained wormholes in modified dispersion relations
    Authors: Remo Garattini,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 85 (2012) 024043
    arXiv:1111.5729 [pdf, ps]
     
  76. Title: Exact solutions of Brans-Dicke wormholes in the presence of matter
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Modern Physics Letters A 40 (2011) 3067-3076
    arXiv:1106.3216 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  77. Title: Image formation by weak and strong gravitational lensing in Hořava-Lifshitz gravity
    Authors:
    Zsolt Horváth, László Á. Gergely, Zoltán Keresztes, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 84 (2011) 083006
    arXiv:1105.0765 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  78. Title: f(R,T) gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Shin'ichi Nojiri, Sergei D. Odintsov
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 84 (2011) 024020
    arXiv:1104.2669 [pdf, ps]
     
  79. Title: Palatini formulation of modified gravity with a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Tomi S. Koivisto, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Modern Physics Letters A 26 (2011) 1467-1480
    arXiv:1007.4415 [pdf, ps]
     
  80. Title: Thin accretion disk signatures of slowly rotating black holes in Hořava gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 28 (2011) 165001
    arXiv:1009.1958 [pdf, ps]
     
  81. Title: Two-fluid dark matter models
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 83 (2011) 124051
    arXiv:1106.2642 [pdf, ps]
     
  82. Title: Energy conditions in modified Gauss-Bonnet gravity
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo García, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, José P. Mimoso
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 83 (2011) 104032
    arXiv:1011.4159 [pdf, ps]
     
  83. Title: Nonminimal curvature-matter coupled wormholes with matter satisfying the null energy condition
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 28 (2011) 085018
     
  84. Title: Solar system tests of Hořava-Lifshitz gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings of the Royal Society A 467 (2011) 1390-1407, published online 24 Nov. 2010
    arXiv:0908.2874 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  85. Title: Stability of the Einstein static universe in IR modified Hořava gravity
    Authors:
    Christian G. Boehmer, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 70 (2010) 1111-1118
    arXiv:0909.3986 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  86. Title: f(R,L_m) gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: European Physical Journal C 70 (2010) 373-379
    arXiv:1008.4193 [pdf, ps]
     
  87. Title: Wormhole geometries supported by a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 82 (2010) 104018
    arXiv:1007.3040 [pdf, ps]
     
  88. Title: Possibility of hyperbolic tunneling
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, José P. Mimoso
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 82 (2010) 044034

    arXiv:0907.3811 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  89. Title: Classical tests of general relativity in brane world models
    Authors:
    Christian G. Boehmer, Giuseppe De Risi, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 27 (2010) 185013
    arXiv:0910.3800 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  90. Title: Thin accretion disk signatures in dynamical Chern-Simons modified gravity
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 27 (2010) 105010
    arXiv:0909.1267 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  91. Title: General class of vacuum Brans-Dicke wormholes
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Miguel A. Oliveira
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 81 (2010) 067501
    arXiv:1001.0995 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  92. Title: Wormhole geometries in f(R) modified theories of gravity
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Miguel A. Oliveira
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 80 (2009) 104012

    arXiv:0909.5539 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  93. Title: Can accretion disk properties distinguish gravastars from black holes?
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 26 (2009) 215006

    arXiv:0905.1355 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  94. Title: Testing Hořava-Lifshitz gravity using thin accretion disk properties
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 80 (2009) 044021

    arXiv:0907.1449 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  95. Title: Stability of the Einstein static universe in modified Gauss-Bonnet gravity
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 79 (2009) 067504

    arXiv:0902.2982 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  96. Title: Time and Causation
    Authors:
    Orfeu Bertolami, Francisco S. N. Lobo,
    Journal-ref: NeuroQuantology 1 (2009) 1-15
    arXiv:0902.0559 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  97. Title: Thin accretion disks in stationary axisymmetric wormhole spacetimes
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 79 (2009) 064001

    arXiv:0901.3926 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  98. Title: Self-sustained traversable wormholes in noncommutative geometry
    Authors: Remo Garattini,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physics Letters B 671 (2009) 146-152
    arXiv:0811.0919 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  99. Title: Exact solutions of f(R) gravity coupled to nonlinear electrodynamics
    Authors: Lukas Hollenstein,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 78 (2008) 124007
    arXiv:0807.2325 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  100. Title: Phantom stars and topology change
    Authors:
    Andrew DeBenedictis, Remo Garattini, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 78 (2008) 104003
    arXiv:0808.0839 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  101. Title: Electromagnetic signatures of thin accretion disks in wormhole geometries
    Authors:
    Tiberiu Harko, Zoltán Kovács, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 78 (2008) 084005

    arXiv:0808.3306 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  102. Title: Nonminimal coupling of perfect fluids to curvature
    Authors:
    Orfeu Bertolami, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Jorge Páramos
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 78 (2008) 064036
    arXiv:0806.4434 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  103. Title: Quark-Hadron Phase Transitions in Brane-World Cosmologies
    Authors:
    Giuseppe De Risi, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Chun Shing Jason Pun,
    Journal-ref: Nuclear Physics B 805 (2008) 190-206
    arXiv:0807:3066 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  104. Title: General class of wormhole geometries in conformal Weyl gravity
    Authors:
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 25 (2008) 175006
    arXiv:0801.4401 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  105. Title: Plane symmetric thin-shell wormholes: solutions and stability
    Authors: José P. S. Lemos, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 78 (2008) 044030
    arXiv:0806.4459 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  106. Title: Dark matter as a geometric effect in f(R) gravity
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Astroparticle Physics 29 (2008) 386-392
    arXiv:0709.0046 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  107. Title: A new two-sphere singularity in general relativity
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: International Journal of Modern Physics D 17 (2008) 897-910

    gr-qc/0703024 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  108. Title: Generalized virial theorem in f(R) gravity
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 03 (2008) 024
    arXiv:0710.0966 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  109. Title: Wormhole geometries with conformal motions
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 25 (2008) 075016
    arXiv:0711.2424 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  110. Title: Interior of a Schwarzschild black hole revisited
    Auth
    ors: Rosa Doran, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: Foundations of Physics 38 (2008) 160-187
    gr-qc/0609042 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  111. Title: Solar system tests of brane world models
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 25 (2008) 045015

    arXiv:0801.1375 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  112. Title: Conformally symmetric traversable wormholes
    Authors: Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko,
    Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 76 (2007) 084014
    arXiv:0708.1537 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  113. Title: Stability of the Einstein static universe in f(R) gravity
    Authors:
    Christian G. Boehmer, Lukas Hollenstein, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D 76 (2007) 084005
    arXiv:0706.1663 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]

     
  114. Title: Extra force in f(R) modified theories of gravity
    Authors:
    Orfeu Bertolami, Christian G. Boehmer, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D75 (2007) 104016
    arXiv:0704.1733 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]

     
  115. Title: Self sustained phantom wormholes in semi-classical gravity
    Authors: Remo Garattini,
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 24 (2007) 2401-
    2413
    gr-qc/0701020 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  116. Title: A general class of braneworld wormholes
    Auth
    ors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D75 (2007) 064027
    gr-qc/0701133 [abs, ps, pdf]

     
  117. Title: Gravastars supported by nonlinear electrodynamics
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo,
    Aaron V. B. Arellano
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 24 (2007)
    1069-1088
    gr-qc/0611083 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  118. Title: Van der Waals quintessence stars
    Auth
    ors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D75 (2007) 024023
    gr-qc/0610118 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  119. Title: Non-existence of static, spherically symmetric and stationary, axisymmetric traversable wormholes coupled to nonlinear electrodynamics
    Authors:
    Aaron V. B. Arellano, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 23 (2006) 7229-7244

    gr-qc/0604095 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  120. Title: Evolving wormhole geometries within nonlinear electrodynamics
    Authors:
    Aaron V. B. Arellano, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 23 (2006) 5811-5824
    gr-qc/0608003 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  121. Title: Chaplygin traversable wormholes
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D73 (2006) 064028
    gr-qc/0511003 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  122. Title: Stable dark energy stars
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 23 (2006) 1525-1541
    gr-qc/0508115 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  123. Title: Stability analysis of dynamic thin shells
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 22 (2005) 4869-4885
    gr-qc/0507063 [abs, ps, pdf]

     
  124. Title: Energy conditions, traversable wormholes and dust shells
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref:
    General Relativity and Gravitation 37 (2005) 2023-2038
    gr-qc/0410087 [abs, ps, pdf]

     
  125. Title: Stability of phantom wormholes
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D71 (2005) 124022
    gr-qc/0506001 [abs, ps, pdf]

     
  126. Title: Phantom energy traversable wormholes
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D71 (2005) 084011
    gr-qc/050209
    9 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  127. Title: Fundamental limitations on "warp drive" spacetimes
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 21 (2004) 5871-5892
    Comments: Nominated as one of the 2004 and 2005 Highlights of Class.Quant.Gravity
    gr-qc/0406083
    [abs, ps, pdf]

     
  128. Title: Surface stresses on a thin shell surrounding a traversable wormhole
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 21 (2004) 4811-4832
    gr-qc/0409018 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  129. Title: Plane symmetric traversable wormholes in an anti-de Sitter background
    Authors: José P. S. Lemos, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D69 (2004) 104007
    gr-qc/0402099 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  130. Title: Linearized stability analysis of thin-shell wormholes with a cosmological constant
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity 21 (2004) 391-404
    gr-qc/0311002 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  131. Title: Morris-Thorne wormholes with a cosmological constant
    Authors: Jose' P. S. Lemos, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Sergio Quinet de Oliveira
    Journal-ref: Physical Review D68 (2003) 064004
    gr-qc/0302049 [abs, ps, pdf]
     

C: Articles in Research Journals - In Press


  1.  

D: Articles in Research Journals - Under Review

  1. Title: Palatini wormholes and energy conditions from the prism of General Relativity
    Authors:
    C. Bejarano, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: submitted
    arXiv:1607.01259 [pdf, ps]
     
  2. Title: Gravitational waves in theories with a non-minimal curvature-matter coupling
    Authors: Orfeu Bertolami, Cláudio Gomes, Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: submitted
    arXiv:1706.06826 [pdf, ps]
     

E: Book Sections (and selected conference proceedings)

  1. Title: Introduction: Wormholes, Warp Drives and Energy Conditions
    F. S. N. Lobo.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-55182-1 1
    Journal-ref: Fundam. Theor. Phys. 189, 1 (2017).
     
  2. Title: Wormhole Basics
    F. S. N. Lobo.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-55182-1 2
    Journal-ref: Fundam. Theor. Phys. 189, 11 (2017).
     
  3. Title: Astrophysical Signatures of Thin Accretion Disks in Wormhole Spacetimes"
    T. Harko, Z. Kovcs and F. S. N. Lobo.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-55182-1 4
    Journal-ref: Fundam. Theor. Phys. 189, 63 (2017).
     
  4. Title: Self-Sustained Traversable Wormholes"
    R. Garattini and F. S. N. Lobo.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-55182-1 6
    Journal-ref: Fundam. Theor. Phys. 189, 111 (2017).
     
  5. Title: Warp Drive Basics"
    M. Alcubierre and F. S. N. Lobo.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-55182-1 11
    Journal-ref: Fundam. Theor. Phys. 189, 257 (2017).
     
  6. Title: A Review on the Cosmology of the de Sitter Horndeski Models  
    Authors:
    Nelson J. Nunes, Prado Martin-Moruno, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Universe 2017, 3(2), 33
    Comments:
    Proceedings accepted for publication in "Universe", Special Issue "Varying Constants and Fundamental Cosmology" for the VARCOSMOFUN16 in Szczecin, Poland, 12-17 September, 2016
    arXiv:1704.05376 [pdf]
     
  7. Title: From the Flamm-Einstein-Rosen bridge to the modern renaissance of traversable wormholes  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    Rapporteur contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on a rapporteur talk delivered at the AT3 parallel session
    arXiv:1604.02082 [pdf, ps]
     
  8. Title: A novel approach to thin-shell wormholes and applications  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Mariam Bouhmadi-López, Prado Martín-Moruno, Nadiezhda Montelongo-García, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on an invited talk delivered at the BH4-"Gravitational fields with sources: From compact objects to black holes" parallel session
    arXiv:1512.08474 [pdf, ps]
     
  9. Title: Novel stability approach of thin-shell gravastars  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Prado Martín-Moruno, Nadiezhda Montelongo-García, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on an invited talk delivered at the BS1-"Black Hole foils, Boson stars" parallel session
    arXiv:1512.07659 [pdf, ps]
     
  10. Title: Cosmology of the de Sitter Horndeski models  
    Authors:
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nelson J. Nunes, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on a talk delivered at the DE1 parallel session
    arXiv:1511.00655 [pdf]
     
  11. Title: Accelerating Horndeski cosmologies screening the vacuum energy  
    Authors:
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nelson J. Nunes, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on a talk delivered at the AT1 parallel session
    arXiv:1509.06159 [pdf, ps]
     
  12. Title: Thick brane solitons breaking $Z_2$ symmetry  
    Authors:
    Marzieh Peyravi, Nematollah Riazi, Francisco S.N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on a talk delivered at the AT2-Alternative Theories parallel session
    arXiv:1509.04577 [pdf, ps]
     
  13. Title: Irreversible matter creation processes through a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Tiberiu Harko, José P. Mimoso, Diego Pavón
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on an invited talk delivered at the AT1-Alternative Theories parallel session
    arXiv:1508.03069 [pdf, ps]
     
  14. Title: Extended Theories of Gravity with Generalized Energy Conditions  
    Authors:
    José P. Mimoso, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Salvatore Capozziello
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    Submitted to the Proceedings of the Spanish Relativity Meeting - ERE2014 "Amost 100 years after Einstein revolution", to appear in the Journal of Physics: Conference Series
    arXiv:1412.6670 [pdf, ps]
     
  15. Title: Beyond Einstein's General Relativity  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings.
    Comments:
    Proceedings of a plenary talk delivered at "The Spanish Relativity Meeting 2014" (ERE2014), hosted by the University of Valencia, 1st-5th of September, 2014
    arXiv:1412.0867 [pdf, ps]
     
  16. Title: Quadratic Palatini gravity and stable black hole remnants
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo, D. Rubiera-Garcia
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    To appear in the Proceedings of the 2013 Karl Schwarzschild Meeting on Gravitational Physics (KSM2013), held in FIAS, Frankfurt (Germany), 22-26 July 2013, Springer
    arXiv:1311.6487 [pdf, ps]
     
  17. Title: Hybrid f(R) theories, local constraints, and cosmic speedup  
    Authors:
    S. Capozziello, T. Harko, T. S. Koivisto, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Gonzalo J. Olmo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012
    arXiv:1301.2209 [pdf, ps]
     
  18. Title: Self-sustained traversable wormholes in modified gravity theories  
    Authors:
    Remo Garattini, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012
    arXiv:1301.0221 [pdf, ps]
     
  19. Title: Time machines and traversable wormholes in modified theories of gravity 
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: EPJ Web Conf. 58 (2013) 01006
    Comments:
    Contribution to the proceedings of The Time Machine Factory, Turin, Italy, 14-20 October, 2012
    arXiv:1212.1006 [pdf, ps]
     
  20. Title: Traversable wormholes supported by dark gravity  
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012
    arXiv:1211.1170 [pdf, ps]
     
  21. Title: Linearised stability analysis of generic thin shells  
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo,
    Prado Martin-Moruno, Nadiezhda Montelongo Garcia, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012
    arXiv:1211.0605 [pdf, ps]
     
  22. Title: Extended f(R,L_m) theories of gravity  
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo,
    Tiberiu Harko
    Journal-ref: Proceedings
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012
    arXiv:1211.0426 [pdf, ps]
     
  23. Title: Wormhole geometries in modified gravity  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: AIP Conf.Proc. 1458 (2011) 447-450.
    Comments:
    Proceedings of the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2011), Madrid, Spain, 29 Aug - 2 Sep 2011
    arXiv:1112.6333 [pdf, ps]
     
  24. Title: The variation of G in a negatively curved space-time
    Authors: José P. Mimoso, Francisco S. N. Lobo,
    Journal-ref: Prepared for the proceedings of the Joint European and National Astronomy Meeting (JENAM) 2010; based on a talk given by JPM in the "From Varying Couplings to Fundamental Physics" Symposium, Lisbon, Portugal, Sep 2010
    arXiv:1101.4405 [pdf, ps]
     
  25. Title: f(G) modified gravity and the energy conditions  
    Authors:
    Nadiezhda Montelongo García, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, José P. Mimoso
    Journal-ref: J.Phys.Conf.Ser. 314 (2011) 012056
    Comments
    : Prepared for the proceedings of the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2010), Granada, Spain, 6-10 Sep 2010
    arXiv:1012.0953 [pdf, ps]
     
  26. Title: Late-time cosmic acceleration: Dark gravity  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: J.Phys.Conf.Ser. 314 (2011) 012060
    Comments
    : Prepared for the proceedings of the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2010), Granada, Spain, 6-10 Sep 2010
    arXiv:1011.6176 [pdf, ps]
     
  27. Title: Closed timelike curves and causality violation  
    Authors:
    Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity: Theory, Analysis and Applications, chap.6 , (2008), Nova Sci. Pub (Invited chapter)
    arXiv:1008.1127 [pdf, ps]
     
  28. Title: An anti-Schwarzshild solution: wormholes and scalar-tensor solutions 
    Authors:
    José P. Mimoso, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: J.Phys.Conf.Ser. 229 (2010) 012078
    Comments
    : Proceedings of the Spanish Relativity Meeting-ERE2009
    arXiv:1001.2643 [pdf, ps]
     
  29. Title: Stability of the Einstein static universe in modified theories of gravity 
    Authors:
    Christian G. Boehmer, Lukas Hollenstein, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Sanjeev S. Seahra
    Journal-ref: to appear
    Comments
    : The Twelfth Marcel Grossmann Meeting (2012), chap 379, p. 1977-1979
    arXiv:1001.2643 [pdf, ps]
     
  30. Title: Non-minimal curvature-matter couplings in modified gravity 
    Authors:
    Orfeu Bertolami, Tiberiu Harko, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Jorge Páramos
    Journal-ref: Invited contribution to the anniversary volume "The Problems of Modern Cosmology", on the occasion of the 50th birthday of Prof. S. D. Odintsov. Editor: Prof. P. M. Lavrov, Tomsk State Pedagogical University
    arXiv:0811.2876v1 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  31. Title: The dark side of gravity: Modified theories of gravity 
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Dark Energy-Current Advances and Ideas, 173-204 (2009), Research Signpost, ISBN 978-81-308-0341-8
    arXiv:0807.1640
    [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  32. Title: Exotic solutions in General Relativity: Traversable wormholes and 'warp drive' spacetimes 
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Classical and Quantum Gravity Research, 1-78, (2008), Nova Science Publishers, ISBN 978-1-60456-366-5
    arXiv:0710.4474 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  33. Title: Nature of time and causality in Physics
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Psychology of Time, 395-422, (2008), Emerald, ISBN 978-0-08046-977-5
    arXiv:0710.0428 [gr-qc] [ps, pdf]
     
  34. Title: Dynamic wormhole spacetimes coupled to nonlinear electrodynamics
    Authors:
    Aaron V. B. Arellano, Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings of 11th Marcel Grossmann Meeting on Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Gravitation, and Relativistic Field Theories, Berlin, Germany, 23-29 Jul 2006.
    Published in "Berlin 2006, Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity" 2199-2201
  35. Title: Stable dark energy stars: An alternative to black holes?
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings of 11th Marcel Grossmann Meeting on Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Gravitation, and Relativistic Field Theories, Berlin, Germany, 23-29 Jul 2006.
    Published in "Berlin 2006, Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity" 1520-1522
  36. Title: Traversable wormholes supported by cosmic accelerated expanding equations of state
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref: Proceedings of 11th Marcel Grossmann Meeting on Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Gravitation, and Relativistic Field Theories, Berlin, Germany, 23-29 Jul 2006.
    Published in "Berlin 2006, Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity" 2193-2195
  37. Title: Stable phantom energy traversable wormhole models
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo
    Journal-ref:
    AIP Conf.Proc. 861 (2006) 936-943
    gr-qc/0603091 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  38. Title: Linearized warp drive and the energy conditions
    Authors: Francisco S. N. Lobo, Matt Visser
    Journal-ref: Beyond General Relativity. Edited by: N. Alonso-Alberca, E. Alvarez, T. Ortin, M.A. Vazquez-Mozo. 2007. 214pp. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Press, Madrid (Spain). Collecion de Estudios, volume 119. 978-84-8344-059-79.
    gr-qc/0412065 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  39. Title: Time, Closed Timelike Curves and Causality
    Authors: Francisco Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: NATO Science Series II 95 (2003) 289-296
    gr-qc/0206078 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  40. Title: Weak energy condition violation and superluminal travel
    Authors: Francisco Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: Lecture Notes in Physics 617 (2003) 277-291
    gr-qc/0204038 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  41. Title: Constraints on Wormhole Geometries
    Authors: Francisco Lobo, Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref:
    Proceedings of Ninth Marcel Grossman Conference, Rome, 2000, edited by Vahe G. Gurzadyan, Robert Jantzen and Remo Rufini (World Scientific, Singapore, 2002), 855.
     

F: Pedagogical articles

  1. Title: Viagens Superluminais
    Authors: Francisco Lobo
    Journal-ref: Revista Macrocosmo Ano I, Edicao no. 3, Fevereiro de 2004, pag. 29-32, no site: http://revistamacrocosmo.com/ (2004) [html]
     
  2. Title: Tuneis no Espaco-Tempo e Viagens Interestelares Hiper-Rapidas
    Authors: Francisco Lobo
    Journal-ref: Tema do mes de Setembro de 2002 no NUCLIO (Nucleo Interactivo de Astronomia), Portal do Astronomo, no site: http://www.portaldoastronomo.org/ [html]
     
  3. Title: Wormholes e Viagens Interestelares Rapidas no Hiperespaco
    Authors: Francisco Lobo
    Journal-ref: O Observatorio, Vol. 6, no. 8, 2000 [html]
     
  4. Title: Wormholes: Tuneis no Espaco-Tempo
    Authors: Francisco Lobo e Paulo Crawford
    Journal-ref: Gazeta de Fisica 22 4-10 (1999) [pdf]
     

G: Presentations in Conferences (and selected recent seminars)

  1. Title: Hybrid metric-Palatini gravity: astrophysical and cosmological phenomenology
    Comments: Plenary talk delivered at the Connections in Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space and Planetary
    Sciences, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 29-30th May 2017.
     
  2. Title: Wormholes, warp drives and energy conditions
    Comments: Talk delivered at the "12th Iberian Cosmology Meeting (IberiCOS 2017)", in Valencia, Spain, 10-12th April 2017
     
  3. Title: Wormholes, warp drives and energy conditions
    Comments: Talk delivered at the "Cosmology and Gravitation at the University of Beira Interior" meeting, in Covilha, Portugal, 10-11th February 2017

     
  4. Title: Hybrid metric-Palatini gravity
    Comments: Plenary talk delivered at the "Beyond Concordance Model II 2016" conference, in Cape Town, South Africa, 28th November--2nd December 2016
    .
     
  5. Title: A hybrid gravitational Cantata: astrophysical and cosmological applications
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Dark Matter 2016: From the smallest to the largest scales in Santander, Spain, June 27th-July 1st 2016
    .
     
  6. Title: Gravitational, lensing, and stability properties of Bose-Einstein condensate dark matter halos
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Dark Matter 2016: From the smallest to the largest scales in Santander, Spain, June 27th-July 1st 2016
    .
     
  7. Title: Beyond Einstein's General Relativity: 100 years-on
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the GR 100 years in Lisbon, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, December 19-20, 2015
    .
     
  8. Title: Beyond Einstein's General Relativity: 100 years-on
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the 100 anos de Relatividade Geral. Porto 2015, University of Porto, Porto, November 19-20, 2015
    .
     
  9. Title: From the Flamm-Einstein-Rosen bridge to the modern renaissance of traversable wormholes
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the "The Time Machine Factory" [Unspeakable and Speakable] on Time Travel in Turim,
    Aula Magna, Palazzo del Rettorato - Universita di Torino, Turim, July 25-28, 2015.
     
  10. Title: Novel stability approach of thin-shell gravastars
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the BS1-2-Boson Stars parallel session, The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015
    .
     
  11. Title: A novel approach to thin-shell wormholes and applications
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the BH4-Black Holes: Theory parallel session, The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015
    .
     
  12. Title: From the Einstein-Rosen bridge to the modern renaissance of traversable wormholes
    Comments: Rapporteur talk delivered at the AT3-Alternative Theories parallel session, The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015
    .
     
  13. Title: Thick brane solitons breaking $Z_2$ symmetry
    Comments: Talk delivered at the AT2-Alternative Theories parallel session, The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015
    .
     
  14. Title: Irreversible matter creation processes through a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the AT1-Alternative Theories parallel session,
    The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015.
     
  15. Title: From the Flamm-Einstein-Rosen bridge and geons to the modern renaissance of space-time tunnels
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the Gr@v, 11th March 2015,
    University of Aveiro, Portugal.
     
  16. Title: Gravitational induced particle production through a nonminimal curvature-matter coupling
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the "First Meeting on Cosmology and Gravitation at Serra da Estrela", held in Covilhã, Portugal, at the University of Beira Interior, 20th-21st of February 2015.
     
  17. Title: Extending Einstein's General Relativity
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Dark Side of the Universe, held in Cape Town, South Africa, at the University of Cape Town, 17th-21st of November 2014.

     
  18. Title: From the Einstein-Rosen bridge and geons to the modern renaissance of space-time tunnels
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the CENTRA, 30th October 2014,
    Instituto Superior Tecnico, (Lisbon, Portugal).
     
  19. Title: Phenomenological aspects of modified gravity
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at
    "Multiple Messengers and Challenges in Astroparticle Physics", hosted by the Gran Sasso Science Institute (Center for Advanced Studies) of L’Aquila (Italy), 6th-17th October, 2014.
     
  20. Title: Beyond Einstein's General Relativity
    Comments: Plenary talk delivered at "The Spanish Relativity Meeting 2014" (ERE2014), hosted by the University of Valencia, 1st-5th of September, 2014.
     
  21. Title: Dark gravity and cosmic acceleration
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the Centro de Física do Porto, 27th June 2014,
    Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto, (Porto, Portugal).
     
  22. Title: The equivalence principle and modified gravitation theory
    Comments: Talk delivered at the IX Iberian Cosmology Meeting, held in Aveiro, Portugal, at the Physics Department of the University of Aveiro, 28th-30th of April 2014.
     
  23. Title: Meeting on the horizon-throat: From the Einstein-Rosen bridge and geons to the modern renaissance of space-time tunnels
    Comments: Plenary talk delivered at the 1st "Meeting on the Horizon", held at the Ponticia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile, 10th-14th March, 2014.
     
  24. Title: Geons, Spacetime Tunnels and Time travel
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the CAAUL Seminars, 4th November 2013,
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, (Lisbon, Portugal).
     
  25. Title: Foundations of (modified) gravitation theory
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Dark Side of the Universe 2013, IX International Workshop, 14th-17th October 2013, SISSA (Trieste, Italy).
     
  26. Title: Extended Theories of Gravity II
    Comments: Invited lecture delivered (18th September) at the Modified Gravity Theories: Beyond Einstein's Legacy workshop,
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, 16-18 September, 2013.
     
  27. Title: Extended Theories of Gravity and the Acceleration of the Universe
    Comments: Invited lecture delivered (16th September) at the Modified Gravity Theories: Beyond Einstein's Legacy workshop,
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, 16-18 September, 2013.
     
  28. Title: Extended theories of gravity and the late-time cosmic acceleration
    Comments: Keynote talk delivered at the XXIII Encontro Nacional de Astronomia e Astrofísica 2013 (XXIII ENAA),
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, 18-19 July, 2013.
     
  29. Title: Traversable wormholes in modified theories of gravity
    Comments: Talk delivered at The Time Machine Factory, Turin, Italy, 14-20 October, 2012.

     
  30. Title: Extended f(R,Lm) theories of gravity
    Comments: Talk delivered at
    The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012.
     
  31. Title: Traversable wormholes supported by dark gravity
    Comments: Talk delivered at
    The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012.
     
  32. Title: Linearized stability analysis of generic thin-shells
    Comments: Talk delivered at
    The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012.
     
  33. Title: Self Sustained Traversable Wormholes in Modified Gravity Theories
    Comments: Talk delivered at
    The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1-7 July, 2012.
     
  34. Title: Wormhole geometries in modified theories of gravity
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the The University of Hong Kong, 23th February 2012, (Hong Kong, China)

     
  35. Title: Wormhole geometries in modified gravity  
    Comments: talk delivered at the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2011), Madrid, Spain, 29 Aug-2 Sep 2011
    arXiv:1112.6333 [pdf, ps]
     
  36. Title: Late-time cosmic acceleration: Dark gravity
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the The University of the Witwatersrand, 14th March 2011, (Johannesburg, South Africa).
     
  37. Title: Late-time cosmic acceleration: Dark gravity
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the The University of Hong Kong, 24th February 2011, (Hong Kong, China).

     
  38. Title: f(G) modified gravity and the energy conditions  
    Comments: talk delivered at the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2010), Granada, Spain, 6-10 Sep 2010
    arXiv:1012.0953 [pdf, ps]
     
  39. Title: Late-time cosmic acceleration: Dark gravity  
    Comments: talk delivered at the Spanish Relativity meeting (ERE2010), Granada, Spain, 6-10 Sep 2010
    arXiv:1011.6176 [pdf, ps]
     
  40. Title: Traversable wormholes, gravastars, warp drives and closed timelike curves
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the Cosmology CAAUL Seminars, 25th May 2010,
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, (Lisbon, Portugal).
     
  41. Title: Late-time cosmic acceleration and modified gravity
    Comments: Seminar delivered at the Cosmology CAAUL Seminars, 18th May 2010,
    Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, (Lisbon, Portugal).
     
  42. Title: Solar System tests of Hořava-Lifshitz black holes
    Comments: talk presented at the II Workshop on Black Holes, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, 21-22 December 2009

    arXiv:1001.3517 [gr-qc] [pdf, ps]
     
  43. Title: The dark side of gravity
    Comments: Seminar delivered at CINVESTAV, 13th August 2008, (Mexico City, Mexico).
     
  44. Title: The dark side of gravity
    Comments: 3rd Iberian Cosmology Meeting, Complexo Interdisciplinar da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, 6-7 March, 2008.
     
  45. Title: Stable dark energy star models (poster)
    Comments:
    Origins of Dark Energy Conference, Origins Institute at McMaster University, Ontario, 14-17 May, 2007.
     
  46. Title: Traversable wormholes supported by cosmic accelerated expanding equations of state
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at
    The Eleventh Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Freie University, Berlin, 23-29 July, 2006.
    gr-qc/0611150 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  47. Title: Stable dark energy stars: An alternative to black holes?
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at
    The Eleventh Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Freie University, Berlin, 23-29 July, 2006.
    gr-qc/0612030 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  48. Title: Linearized stability analysis of dynamic thin shells
    Comments: Física 2005, "Física para o Século XXI", Centro de Congressos e Exposições da Alfândega do Porto, 1-3 Dezembro 2005.
     
  49. Title: Stable phantom energy traversable wormhole models
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Albert Einstein Century International Conference, Paris, 18-22 July 2005.
    gr-qc/0603091 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  50. Title: Linearized warp drive and the energy conditions
    Comments: Talk delivered at the Spanish Relativity Meeting 2004 (ERE 2004): Beyond General Relativity, Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, 23-25 Sep. 2004.
    gr-qc/0412065 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  51. Title: Thin shells around traversable wormholes
    Comments: Talk delivered at the APCTP Winter School and Workshop: Quantum Gravity, Black Holes and Wormholes, POSTECH, Pohang School of Environmental Engineering, South Korea, 11-14 Dec. 2003
    gr-qc/0401083 [abs, ps, pdf]
     
  52. Title: Linearized stability in thin-shell wormholes
    Comments: XIV International Congress of Mathematical Physics, General Relativity Session, Universidade de Lisboa, 28 July – 2 Augu
    st 2003.
     
  53. Title: Time, Closed Timelike Curves and Causality
    Comments: Invited talk delivered at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop. The Nature of Time: Geometry, Physics and Perception, Astronomic Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Tatranska Lomnica, Slovak Republic, 21-24 May
    2002.
     
  54. Title: Weak Energy Condition Violation and Superluminal Travel
    Comments: Spanish Relativity Meeting 2001 (ERE 2001), Universidad Politécnica de Madrid e Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 18-21 Sep.
    2001.
     
  55. Title: Viagens Interstelares Hiper-rápidas em Relatividade Geral (pdf)
    Comments: XI Encontro Nacional de Astronomia e Astrofísica, Universidade da Madeira, Funchal, 26/27 July 2001.
     
  56. Title: Constraints on Wormhole geometries
    Comments:
    The Ninth Marcel Grossmann Meeting, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, 2-8 July, 2000.
     
  57. Title: Wormhole evolution in a Homogeneous Cosmological Model
    Comments: Relativistic Cosmology: A Symposium in Honour of George Ellis, University of Cape Town, 1-5
    Feb. 1999.

 

 

 

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