Andrea Milani (mathematician)

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Andrea Milani Comparetti (born 1948) is an Italian mathematician and astronomer based at Pisa University interested in topics as celestial mechanics, asteroids, Near Earth Objects (NEO), and the BepiColombo mission. Milani is an expert on asteroid impacts.[1][2][3]

Milani co-authored a book with Anna Maria Nobili and Paolo Farinella on non-conservative forces on artificial satellites. More recently, he published a book with G. Gronchi on orbit determination.[4]


  1. ^ Zabarenko, Deborah (1999-07-27). "Scientists Warn of Risk from Doomsday Asteroids". Reuters. Retrieved 25 January 2010. 
  2. ^ McKee, Maggie (2008-10-08). "Space rock found on collision course with Earth". New Scientist. Retrieved 25 January 2010. 
  3. ^ Roach, John (2003-06-19). "Killer Asteroids: A Real But Remote Risk?". National Geographic News. National Geographic Society. Retrieved 25 January 2010. 
  4. ^ Publisher's website

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