A research group in mathematical analysis has been active at SISSA since 1978, the year SISSA was founded. Starting from 2000, the activity of this group has been extended to mathematical modelling and applications.
Research Topics
The activity in mathematical analysis is mainly focussed on ordinary and partial differential equations, on dynamical systems, on the calculus of variations, and on control theory. Connections of these topics with differential geometry are also developed.
The activity in mathematical modelling is oriented to subjects for which the main technical tools come from mathematical analysis. The present themes are multiscale analysis, mechanics of materials, cell motility and mechanobiology, micromagnetics, modelling of biological systems, computational fluid and solid dynamics and problems related to control theory.
The applications of mathematics developed in this course are related to the numerical analysis of partial differential equations and of control problems. This activity is organized in collaboration with MathLab for the study of problems coming from the real world, from industrial applications, and from complex systems.
Faculty

Antonio Ambrosetti, Professor Emeritus

Andrei Agrachev, Professor

Massimiliano Berti, Professor

Stefano Bianchini, Professor

Gianni Dal Maso, Professor

Antonio De Simone, Professor

Guido De Philippis, Associate Professor

Nicola Gigli, Associate Professor

Gianluigi Rozza, Associate Professor

Luca Heltai, Assistant Professor

Antonio Lerario, Assistant Professor

Alessandro Lucantonio, Assistant Professor

Sandro Zagatti, Assistant Professor
Visiting Professors

Rodica Toader, Università di Udine

Alfio Quarteroni, Politecnico di Milano

Giovanni Vidossich, Former SISSA Professor
External Collaborators

Riccardo Conti, Università Niccolò Cusano (Roma)

Giovanni Bellettini, Università di Roma 'Tor Vergata'

Massimiliano Morini, Università di Parma

Ugo Boscain, Ecole Polytechnique di Parigi
Temporary Scientific Staff

Virginia Agostiniani, Postdoc

Francesco Ballarin, Postdoc

Giovanni Franzina, Postdoc

Giuliano Lazzaroni, Postdoc

Ilaria Lucardesi, Postdoc

Andrea Mola, Postdoc

Marco Morandotti, Postdoc

Giovanni Noselli, Postdoc
Seminars
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Events and Workshops
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Publications
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