1. National Scientific Qualification (ASN - "Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale") as full professor in Mathematical Physics
    report of the Qualification Committee
  1. SIMAI 2013 prize for young scientists in Applied Mathematics
  2. INdAM-SIMAI 2010 prize for the best Italian PhD theses in Applied Mathematics
  1. PRIN
    Innovative numerical methods for evolutionary partial differential equations and applications
  2. National Grant for Fundamental Research (FFABR)
    Grant: 3 k€
  3. Politecnico di Torino and Compagnia di San Paolo Starting Grant "Attracting Excellent Professors"
    TraForSafe - Vehicular and pedestrian traffic models: from flow forecast to safety management
    (Principal Investigator)
    Grant: 100 k€
  4. Google Research Award
    Multi-population models for vehicular traffic and pedestrians
  5. FP7 NoE HYCON2
    Highly-complex and networked control systems
    (Participant, CNR Unit)
  6. INdAM-GNFM Young Researchers Project
    Multiscale methods and models for collective behaviour in living complex systems
    (Principal Investigator)
    Grant: 2 k€
  7. PRIN
    Nonlinear hyperbolic problems for applications
  8. PRIN
    Mathematical models of mechanical interactions of cells and cell aggregates with the surrounding environment
  9. PRIN
    Mathematical models of growth and vascularisation of tumours and biological tissues
  10. INdAM Project
    Traffic flows and optimisation on complex networks
  1. Recent trends in kinetic modelling and related fields (Torino, Italy)
  2. Problems in discrete dynamics: from biochemical systems to rare events, networks, clustering and related topics -- IV Edition (Arcidosso, Italy)
  3. Problems in discrete dynamics: from biochemical systems to rare events, networks, clustering and related topics -- II Edition (Arcidosso, Italy)
  4. From individual to collective behaviour: crowds and swarms (Roma, Italy)
2018 - present
Associate Editor of Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (Elsevier)
2012 - present
Member of the Editorial Board of SEMA SIMAI Springer Series
2013 - 2015
Member of the Editorial Board of the Springer-Birkhäuser Series (Boston, USA) Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Technology
Jun 17 - Aug 17
Sebastiano Roncoroni
Research fellow, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Research topic: Boltzmann-type kinetic equations for the study of non-homogeneous vehicular traffic
Jan 17 - Jul 18
Mattia Zanella
Postdoc, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Research topic: Kinetic models of multi-agent systems, Fokker-Planck asymptotics and related numerical approximations
Oct 16 - present
Nadia Loy
PhD student (co-supervised with Luigi Preziosi), Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Research topic: Kinetic models of biological systems
Nov 15 - Oct 18
Raul De Maio
PhD student (co-supervised with Fabio Camilli), "Sapienza" University of Rome, Italy
Thesis: "Multiscale methods for traffic flow on networks"
Jan 14 - Dec 16
Giuseppe Visconti
PhD student (co-supervised with Gabriella Puppo and Matteo Semplice), Università degli Studi dell'Insubria, Como, Italy
Thesis: "Single- and multi-population kinetic models for vehicular traffic reproducing fundamental diagrams and with low computational complexity"
Jan 13 - May 15
Fabio S. Priuli
Postdoc (co-supervised with Emiliano Cristiani), University of Rome "Tor Vergata" and IAC-CNR, Italy
Research topic: Optimisation of pedestrian flows in complex environments
Jan 12 - Dec 15
Marco Scianna
Postdoc, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Research topic: Multiscale models of environment sensing in cell aggregates and human crowds
Jan 12 - Dec 15
Alessandro Corbetta
PhD student (co-supervised with Luca Bruno, Adrian Muntean, Federico Toschi), Politecnico di Torino, Italy & TU/e Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Thesis: "Multiscale crowd dynamics: physical analysis, modeling and applications"
  1. ICIAM 2019 (Valencia, Spain) › website
  2. The 28th Biennial Numerical Analysis Conference (Glasgow, Scotland) › website
  3. Trails in kinetic theory: foundational aspects and numerical methods (Bonn, Germany) › website, poster, slides
  4. Computational Mathematics, Statistics and Machine Learning (Pavia, Italy) › website, poster, slides
  5. Numerical Aspects of Hyperbolic Balance Laws and Related Problems (Ferrara, Italy) › website, poster, slides
  6. The finite volumes schemes and traffic modeling (Besançon, France) › website, slides
  7. Mathematics and Applications Sussex seminars (Brighton, UK)
  8. IperPV2017 (Pavia, Italy) › website, slides
  9. Emerging PDE models in Socio-Economic Sciences (Coventry, UK) › website, slides
  10. Current Topics in Kinetic Theory (Warsaw, Poland) › website, slides
  11. Problems in discrete dynamics - From biochemical systems to rare events, networks, clustering and related topics (Arcidosso, Italy) › slides
  12. X Forum of Partial Differential Equations (Będlewo, Poland) › website
  13. Analysis and Control on Networks: trends and perspectives (Padua, Italy) › website, poster
  14. Applied PDEs Seminar (London, UK) › website, slides
  15. Radon Group Seminars "New Frontiers Research" (Linz, Austria)
  16. Mathematical Foundations of Traffic (Los Angeles CA, USA) › website, slides, video
  17. MASCOT 2015 - 14th Meeting on Applied Scientific Computing and Tools (Rome, Italy) › website
  18. Meiji Seminar on Nonlinear Mathematical Sciences (Tokyo, Japan)
  19. ICMMA 14 Conference on Crowd Dynamics (Tokyo, Japan) › website, poster
  20. Modeling and Control in Social Dynamics (Camden NJ, USA) › website
  21. SIMAI 2014 (Taormina, Italy) › website
  22. Biomat 2014 - Complexity and Emergence in Social and Biological Systems (Granada, Spain) › website, poster
  23. NumHyp2013 - Numerical Approximations of Hyperbolic Systems with Source Terms and Applications (Aachen, Germany) › website
  24. The Mathematics of Cells and Tissues (Cortona, Italy)
  25. Mathematical Models and Methods for Planet Earth (Rome, Italy) › poster
  26. Partial Differential Equations in Mathematical Biology (Będlewo, Poland) › website
  27. Multiscale Analysis of Self-Organization in Biology (Banff, Canada) › website
  1. University of Sussex
    Brighton, UK
    Prof. Bertram Düring
  2. Imperial College London
    London, UK
    Prof. José Antonio Carrillo de la Plata, Prof. Pierre Degond
  3. Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (RICAM)
    Linz, Austria
    Dr. Marie-Therese Wolfram
  4. University of Ferrara
    Ferrara, Italy
    Prof. Lorenzo Pareschi
  5. Eindhoven University of Technology
    Eindhoven, the Netherlands
    Dr. Adrian Muntean, Prof. Federico Toschi
  6. Institute of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics
    Warsaw, Poland
    Prof. Mirosław Lachowicz
  7. Rutgers University
    Camden NJ, USA
    Prof. Benedetto Piccoli
  8. University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis MN, USA
    Prof. Hans Othmer
Jul 2017
President of the PhD thesis committee of Antonella Verderosa (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Thesis: "Energy and density distortion in an oscillator chain" (supervisor: Lamberto Rondoni)
Jul 2017
President of the PhD thesis committee of Annachiara Colombi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Thesis: "Non-local hybrid models for collective dynamics" (supervisors: Marco Scianna, Luigi Preziosi)
Feb 2016
Member of the PhD thesis committee of Alessandro Corbetta (TU/e Eindhoven, the Netherlands)
Thesis: "Multiscale crowd dynamics: physical analysis, modeling and applications" (supervisors: Luca Bruno, Federico Toschi, Adrian Muntean, Andrea Tosin)
Member of the PhD thesis committee of Matthias Mimault (INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée, France)
Thesis: "Crowd motion modeling by conservation laws" (supervisor: Paola Goatin)
2012 - present
National coordinator of the SIMAI Activity Group on Complex Systems (SisCo-SIMAI)