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Member of Interdepartmental Center (PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab)

+39 0110907533 / 7533 (DISMA)

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Scientific branch MAT/07 - FISICA MATEMATICA
(Area 0001 - Scienze matematiche e informatiche)
Curriculum Curriculum file application/pdf (67 KB)
Identifiers ORCID: 0000-0002-4223-6279
Research topics Fenomeni di disequilibrio nelle nano e bioscienze, nei problemi climatici e ambientali e nelle osservazioni astrofisiche
Skills and keywords

ERC sectors

PE1_21 - Application of mathematics in industry and society PE1_20 - Application of mathematics in sciences PE1_12 - Mathematical physics PE1_10 - ODE and dynamical systems


Goal 13: Climate action Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure Goal 4: Quality education


Bio-physics Nanotechnology Nonequilibrium phenomena
Scientific responsibilities and other assignments

Awards and Honors

  • Gordon Godfrey Professorship conferred by University of New South Wales, Australia (1999)
  • Nonlinearity High-Profile Articles conferred by Nonlinearity, IOP, United kingdom (2008)
  • Physica Scripta Highlights 2014 conferred by Physica Scripta, the physics journal of The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Svezia (2014)
  • Highly Cited Paper conferred by Web of Science (2016)


Editorial boards

  • ENTROPY (2020-), Director
  • (2011-), Director


  • ETC 2019 17th European Turbulence Conference/ European Mechanics Society, Italia, 3-6/9/2019, Participation to the organizing committee
  • EQuaLS8 “Expository Quantum Lecture Series”/ Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malesia, 18-22/1/2016, Program committee
  • Nonequilibrium processes at the nanoscale, Beijing, Program chair
  • Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics and Turbulence, Roma, Program chair
  • Non-Equilibrium Phenomena, Spin Glasses, and Algorithms, Beijing Satellite Meeting of STATPHYS 25, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Program chair
  • Small systems nonequilibrium fluctuations, dynamics and stochastics, and anomalous behavior, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Program chair
  • Non-equilibrium fluctuation-response relations, Isola del Giglio, Program chair
  • Nonequilibrium Processes: The Last 40 Years and the Future, Obergurgl, Austria, Program chair
  • Australian-European ICT Days in Piemonte, Politecnico di Torino, Program chair
  • IV Seminaire Transalpin de Physique, Champex-Lac, Switzerland, Program chair
  • Australian-Italian Workshop on Dynamical Systems and Statistical Mechanics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, Program chair
  • The First Australian-Italian Workshop on Statistical Physics: Statistical systems out of equilibrium: random systems and complex fluids, Gold Coast, Australia, Program chair
  • Complessità, architettura, città: interpretazioni e prospettive, Politecnico di Torino, Program chair
  • NEXT-SigmaPhi - News, expectations and trends in thermostatistics, Kolymbari, Crete, Program chair
  • NEXT2003 - News and expectations in thermostatistics, Cagliari, Program chair
  • Complessità e Caos: aspetti storici e comprensione moderna, Politecnico di Torino, Program chair
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Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Visiting Professor at XIAMEN UNIVERSITY (7/8/2019-27/8/2019)
  • Visiting Researcher at Princeton University (7/10/2018-7/4/2019)
  • Professore Ordinario at Duke University (2/5/2016-4/5/2016)
  • Professore Ordinario at Universiti Putra Malaysia (21/9/2015-30/9/2016)
  • Professore Ordinario at Turin Polytechnic University in Tashkent (2/3/2015-3/4/2015)
  • Professore Ordinario at XIAMEN UNIVERSITY (4/7/2014-25/7/2014)
  • Professore Straordinario at Universiti Putra Malaysia (28/4/2014-2/5/2014)
  • Professore Straordinario at Chinese Academy of Science (15/3/2012-16/3/2012)
  • Professore Associato non confermato at University of New South Wales (15/2/2000-28/3/2000)
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