Ph.D. in Metodi e Modelli Matematici per la Tecnologia e la Società (Mathematical Methods and Models for Technology and Society), Department of Metodi e Modelli Matematici per le Scienze Applicate, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy.
Thesis: Fast Marching and Semi-Lagrangian methods for Hamilton–Jacobi equations with applications, defended on February 23, 2007.
Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone (Univ. of Rome “La Sapienza”).
Referee: Prof. J. A. Sethian (Univ. of California, Berkeley).
Thesis was awarded the prize by INdAM-SIMAI as one of the three best Italian Ph.D. thesis in Applied Mathematics in the years 2006-8.

"Laurea" (MA equivalent) in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy. Final mark: 110/110.
Thesis: Metodi veloci per l’evoluzione dei fronti (Fast methods for front evolution), defended on May 13, 2003. Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone.

High School degree, Liceo Classico “T. Mamiani”, Rome, Italy. Final mark: 56/60.



Italian (mother tongue), English (oral and written), French (oral)


2011-present. Researcher at Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "M. Picone" (Rome, Italy), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche.

2010-11. Post-Doc position at Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, funded by INdAM. Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone.

2008-10. Post-Doc position at Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "M. Picone", Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, funded by CEMSAC - University of Salerno (Italy). Supervisor: Prof. B. Piccoli.

2007-08. Post-Doc position at École Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées and École Polytechnique, Paris (France), funded by INRIA-Futurs and CNES. Supervisor: Prof. H. Zidani.

2007. Post-Doc position at Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”. Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone.

2006. Contract at Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, aiming at developing some C codes for the numerical solution of Hamilton-Jacobi equations to be included in the software HJpack. Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone.

2005. Stage at Département de Mathématiques et de Statistique , Université de Montréal, Montréal (Canada). Supervisor: Prof. M. Delfour.

2003. Contract at Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, aiming at developing some codes for the numerical solution of the eikonal equation. Supervisor: Prof. M. Falcone.