Students

Mattia Zanella
Mathematics and Computer Science Department, University of Ferrara
Graduate Student
Research: Optimal control, uncertainty quantification, agent-based models, numerical methods
Giacomo Albi
PhD. University of Ferrara 2014
Thesis: Kinetic approximation, stability and control of collective behavior in self-organized systems (Winner of Nicolò Copernico Award 2014)
Post-doc at TU Munich,  project ERC-starting grant “High-Dimensional Sparse Optimal Control“



Dario Maldarella
Ph.D. University of Ferrara 2013
Thesis: Microscopic and kinetic models in financial markets
Research: Mathematical finance, agent-based models, kinetic models, Monte Carlo methods


Piero Foscari
Ph.D. University of Ferrara 2009
Thesis: Stochastic and Deterministic Simulation Techniques for Traffic and Economy
Research Scientist
NEC Laboratories Europe, Sankt Augustin, Germany

Giacomo Dimarco
Ph.D. University of Ferrara 2008
Thesis: Modeling and Numerical Methods for Multiscale Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations (Winner of INDAM-SIMAI Prize 2008)
2010-13 Maître de Conférences en Mathématiques, University of Toulouse, France
2014 - today Associate Professor University of Ferrara


Elisa Ferrari
Ph.D. University of Ferrara 2006
Thesis: Modelling and numerical methods for some problem of interest for the environment
Secondary School Teacher, Padova
Stefano Trazzi
Ph.D. University of Ferrara 2006
Thesis: Efficient Monte Carlo methods for the Boltzmann equation
Project Manager
Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Siena

Federica Farinelli
M.Sc. University of Ferrara 2000
Thesis: Numerical resolution of the Hodgkin-Huxley equations of nerve conduction
Postdoctoral Fellow
Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA