Born in San Remo (Italy) on January 11, 1962. Degree (Laurea) in Mathematics cum laude in 1986 and PhD in Applied Mathematics in 1991 at the Università degli Studi di Milano. Full professor of Mathematical Analysis at the Politecnico di Milano since 2000 to present. Associate professor of Mathematical Analysis at the Politecnico di Milano since 1992 to 2000. Researcher at the CNR Institute of Numerical Analysis in Pavia since 1988 to 1992. Author or co-author of more than a hundred of scientific publications on partial differential equations mostly appeared in international refereed journals. Visiting professor at Ohio University (USA) in 1999, CNR-NATO fellow at Ohio University in 1998, CNR fellow at Rutgers University (USA) in 1991/92. He also visited several others scientific institutions all over the world. Reviewer for the Mathematical Reviews (since 1995) and for the Institute of Physics (since 1998). Referee of several journals (for instance: Communications in Partial Differential Equations, Indiana University Mathematics Journal, Interfaces and Free Boundaries, Inverse Problems, Nonlinearity, Physica D, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis). He has been member of several scientific committees of international conferences. He is a member of Unione Matematica Italiana (since 1987) and International Society for the Interaction of Mechanics and Mathematics (since 2006). He has been elected twice in the directorial committee of the Seminario Matematico e Fisico di Milano (since 2003). He is a member of the managing board of the Milan Journal of Mathematics, Birkhäuser (since 2003).
Biography Updated on 4 January 2011