Short Vitae



Lorenzo Pareschi
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Ferrara

EDUCATION

  • 1991-1995: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Bologna, Italy
  • 1986-1990: Laurea in Mathematics (B.S.), University of Ferrara, Italy
CAREER
  • 2012-present: Head of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science 
    University of Ferrara, Italy
  • 2009-2012: Head of the  Department of Mathematics
    University of Ferrara, Italy
  • 2007-present: Full Professor of Numerical Analysis
    University of Ferrara, Italy
  • 2006-2007: Research associate
    Institute for Advanced Studies "le Studium"  CNRS Orleans, France
  • 2002-2007: Associate Professor of Numerical Analysis
    University of Ferrara, Italy
  • 2001: Van Vleck Visiting Assistant Professor
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
  • 1998: Visiting Assistant Professor
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
  • 1995-2002: Assistant Professor of Numerical Analysis
    University of Ferrara, Italy
MAIN FIELDS OF INTEREST
Applied partial differential equations, numerical methods, kinetic equations, hyperbolic balance laws, conservation laws, convection-diffusion equations, stiff ordinary differential equations, Runge-Kutta methods, multiscale methods, Monte Carlo methods, hybrid methods, spectral methods, fast algorithms. Applications to rarefied gas dynamic, fluid-dynamic, plasma physics, traffic flows, econophysics, sociology, biomathematics.