Alfio Quarteroni#


Alfio Quarteroni
Email:alfio.quarteroni 'at' epfl.ch
Membership Number:3752
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:SWITZERLAND
Section:MATHEMATICS
Username:aquarteroni
Homepage: http://cmcs.epfl.ch/people/quarteroni





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1998 - present Professor, Chair of Modelling and Scientific Computing (CMCS), EPFL, Lausanne
  • 1993 - 1997 Scientific Director of CRS4, Cagliari (Italy)
  • 1990 - 1992 Professor of Mathematics at the University of Minnesota
  • 1989 - present Professor of Numerical Analysis at the Politecnico di Milano (on leave since November 2013)
  • 1986 - 1989 Professor of Numerical Analysis at the Catholic University of Brescia, and Chairman, Department of Mathematics
  • 1976 - 1986 Researcher at the Istituto di Analisi Numerica of the Italian Research Council, Pavia
  • 1975 - 1976 Researcher at Montedison, Donegani Research Institute of Novara

Fields of Scholarship
  • Mathematical Modelling, Numerical Analysis, Scientific Computing
  • Numerical Approximation of Partial Differential Equations
  • Applications to: fluid mechanics; aerospace engineering; geophysics; biomechanics; medical systems; wave propagation phenomena
  • Improvement of sports performance and rehabilitation engineering

Honours and Awards
  • Honors:
    • 2010 - 2013 Member of the Board of Trustees of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
    • 2014 - present Head of the Computational and Information Sciences Division of the European Academy of Sciences (EAS)
    • 2010 - present Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EAS)
    • 2009 - present Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
    • 2008 - present Paul Harris Fellow
    • 2004 - present Member of Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (Italian National Academy of Sciences)
    • 2004 - present Fellow of International Association of Computational Mechanics
    • 2003 Laurea Honoris Causa in Naval Engineering, University of Trieste, Italy
    • 2001 Recipient of the Galileian Chair, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa
    • 1995 - present Member of the Lombard Academy of Sciences (Istituto Lombardo di Scienze e Lettere)
    • 1990 - 1992 Fellow of the Minnesota Supercomputer Institute
  • Awards:
    • 2013 Feng Kang Prize of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
    • 2013 Premio Ghislieri (Ghislieri Prize)
    • 2012 Recipient of an ERC PoC (Proof of Concept) Grant
    • 2008 Recipient of an ERC Advanced Grant
    • 2006 Premio Scientifico Capo D'Orlando
    • 2006 Fanfullino d'oro della Riconoscenza
    • 2006 Plenary Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians, Madrid 2006
    • 2004 IACM (International Association for Computational Mechanics), Fellow Award
    • 2004 SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize
    • 2003 Premio Agrumello
    • 2002 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians, Beijing 2002
    • 1992 Keynote Speaker, First European Congress of Mathematics, Paris
    • 1992 NASA Group Achievement Award for the Pioneering Work in Computational Fluid Dynamics as a Member of the ICASE Numerical Analysis and Algorithms Group

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