Degrees

- B.Sc in "Mathematics'', 1993, University of Padua, with the thesis "A numerical method for a class of fixed point equations''.

- Ph.D. in "Computational Mathematics'', 08-02-1999, University of Padua, with the thesis "Constructive and Numerical Analysis for a class of Hammerstein equations arising in transport theory'' [PDF]


Positions held

- Research Fellowship: "Numerical analysis of integral and differential models of applied sciences'' University of Padua (April 1, 1999-August 31, 2002). [PDF]

- Post-Doc Fellowship: "Fast methods for integral equations'', Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of Padua (September 1, 2002-August 31, 2004). [PDF]

- Research Associate: School of Mathematics, University of New South Wales (Australia) (September 1, 2004-December 1, 2005). [PDF]

- Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Numerical Analysis: University of Padua (March 2006-October 2014). [PDF]

- Associate Professor in Numerical Analysis: University of Padua (November 2014-). [PDF]


Department Seminars

- "Numerical approximation of fixed-points of decreasing operators'', Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Udine, May 1999.

- "Numerical solution of a class of quadratic integral equations arising in transport theory'', Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of Padua, March 2000.

Referee Activity

Numerische Mathematik, IMA Journal Numerical Analysis, Journal of Integral Equations and Applications, Electronic Transactions in Numerical Analysis, Computing, Applied Numerical Mathematics, Numerical Algorithms, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, SIAM Numerical Analysis.

Research Activity

Author of more than 50 papers in Numerical Analysis, with particular interest in Approximation Theory and Numerical Integration.


Contributions in Conferences

- "Numerical approximation of decreasing integral operators'', Montecatini Terme (Italy), 1998;

- "Relaxed nonlinear solvers for discrete Hammerstein equations arising in transport theory'', Venice (Italy), 1998;

- "Computing fixed points of decreasing operators by relaxed iterations'' (with M.Vianello), Kiel (Germany), 1998.

- "A Nystrom-Fejer-Picard solver for nonlinear integral equations in transport theory'' (with M.Vianello and E.Facchinello), Naples (Italy), 1999.

- "Chebyshev-like compression of discrete integral operators'', International Congress on Computational and Applied Mathematics, Leuven (Belgium), 2000.

- "A fast Nystrom-Broyden solver by Chebyshev compression'' (with S. De Marchi and M. Vianello), Huddersfield (GB), 2001.

- "Adaptive bivariate Chebyshev approximation and efficient evaluation of integral operators'' (with A. Mardegan, M. Vianello and R. Zanovello), "NAcOM 2003", Cambridge (GB), May 2003, p.123-128.

- "Integration over the sphere'' (with K. Atkinson), "Approximation and Harmonic Analysis", Auckland (New Zealand), 8-11 February 2005.

- "Constructing cubature formulas from scattered data by RBF'' (with M. Vianello), "Recent progress in Spline and Wavelet approximation", Rome (I), June 14-16, 2006.

- "Computing Fekete and Lebesgue points: simplex, square, disk", S. Margherita di Pula (I), October 9-14, 2011. [PDF]

- "Fast variants of the Golub and Welsch algorithm for symmetric weight functions", 3rd Dolomites Workshop on Constructive Approximation and Applications Alba di Canazei (Trento, Italy), September 9-14, 2012.


Conferences/Workshops organization

- DWCAA 2006

- DRWA 2007

- DWCAA 2009

- DRWA 2010

- DRWA 2011

- DWCAA 2012

- DRWA 2013

- DRWA 2014

- DRWA 2015

- DWCAA 2016

- DRWA 2017


Scientific participation to national and internationals research projects

  1. Multivariate approximation by polynomial and radial bases, 12 months (as participant);
  2. Efficient approximation methods for nonlocal discrete transforms, 12 months (as participant);
  3. Numerical treatment of ill-posed linear problems with applications, 12 months (as participant);
  4. Interpolazione ed Estrapolazione: nuovi algoritmi ed applicazioni (Interpolation and Extrapolation: new algorithms and applications), 24 months (parte- cipante);
  5. Multivariate approximation with application to image reconstruction, 24 months (as participant);
  6. Conditioning issues in multivariate approximation and image reconstruction, 24 months (as responsible).
  7. Member of the Horizon 2020 ERA-PLANET European project: GEOEssential (Essential Variables workflows for resource efficiency and environmental management; local coordinator: M. Putti).
  8. Approximation and Discretization Methods for PDEs on Manifolds for Environmental Modeling, BIRD163015 (as participant).
Other contributions

-Member of Commissione Istruttoria per l'Attribuzione degli Impegni Didattici, Department of Mathematics, University of Padua, 2009-2010- 2011;

- PhD jury, Quasi-Monte Carlo in moderate dimensions. Chebyshev lattices, numerical integration and particle filter, Koen Poppe (supervisor: R. Cools), October 2012, KU Leuven, Belgium; [PDF]

- Research fellowship committee, ISMAR, Venezia, February 2013; [PDF]

- Member of Commissione Istruttoria per l'Attribuzione degli Impegni Didattici (committee for the math. dept. teaching load), Department of Mathematics, University of Padua, 2009-2011, 2013-2014;

- Research fellowship committee (responsible of the grant: M. Redivo Zaglia), Department of Mathematics, University of Padua, January 7, 2014; [PDF]

- Responsible of Numlab, Department of Mathematics, University of Padua, 2014-;

- PhD jury, Comm. 141, Pozza Stefano, University of Padua, October 7, 2015;

- CAA membership: Padova-Verona research group on Constructive Approximation and Applications;

- Research fellowship committee, "Krylov Methods for Bilinear forms and applications" (responsible of the grant: M. Redivo Zaglia), University of Padua, 2016;

- Member of Rete ITaliana di Approssimazione / Research ITalian network on Approximation (RITA) (2016-);

- Editor of Dolomites Research Notes on Approximation (March 2017-). Other info

- ORCID CODE: orcid.org/0000-0002-8902-8063


Teaching experience

- "Mathematical Analysis II'' (with L. Finesso), Degree in Electronical Engineering, University of Padua (1999)

- "Numerical Analysis and Computer Programming'' (with M. Vianello), Degree in Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, University of Padua (1999).

- "Computer Programming I'' (with S. Dulli), Degree in Statistics and Computer Science, University of Padua (1999).

- "Introduction to Matlab'' (with R. Zanovello), Degree in Statistics, University of Padua (2000-2001).

- "Integral Equations'' (with M. Lanza), Ph. D. Students in Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of Padua (2004).

- "Introduction to Numerical Analysis'' (with M. Vianello), Teaching Mathematics, University of Padua (2006).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (with F. Marcuzzi and M. Vianello), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2006).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M. Vianello), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2006).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (with M. Vianello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (2007).

- "Numerical Analysis and Computer Programming'', Degree in Science of Materials, University of Padua, (2007);

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M. Vianello and R. Zanovello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (2007).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (with F. Marcuzzi and M. Vianello), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2007).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (with M. Vianello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Nov. 2007).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M. Vianello and R. Zanovello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (2008).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (M. Vianello), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2008).

- "Numerical Analysis'' (with M. Venturin and M. Vianello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Nov. 2008).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M.Vianello), Degree in Mathematics and Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2009).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M.Vianello), Degree in Mathematics and Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (2010).

- "Numerical Analysis I" Degree in Astronomy, University of Padua (Oct.2011-Jan.2012, A.A. 2011-2012).

- "Numerical Analysis I'' (with M.Vianello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Nov.2012-Jan.2013).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' (with M.Vianello), Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Mar.2013-Jun.2013).

- "Numerical Analysis I" Degree in Astronomy, University of Padua (Oct.2013-Jan.2014, A.A. 2013-2014).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' , Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Mar.2014-Jun.2014).

- "Calculus'' (with A. Benvegnu'), Degree in Statistics, University of Padua (Oct.2014-Jan.2014).

- "Numerical Analysis I" (with M. Redivo Zaglia), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (Mar.2015-Jun.2015).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' , Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Mar.2015-Jun.2015).

- "Calculus'' (with A. Cesaroni), Degree in Statistics, University of Padua (Oct.2015-Jan.2016).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' , Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Mar.2016-Jun.2016).

- "Numerical Analysis I" (with M. Redivo Zaglia, S. Pozza), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (Mar.2016-Jun.2016).

- "Calculus'' (with A. Cesaroni), Degree in Statistics, University of Padua (Oct.2016-Jan.2017).

- "Numerical Analysis II'' , Degree in Mathematics, University of Padua (Mar.2017-Jun.2017).

- "Numerical Analysis I" (with M. Redivo Zaglia), Degree in Computer Science, University of Padua (Mar.2017-Jun.2017).

- "Calculus'' (with A. Cesaroni), Degree in Statistics, University of Padua (Oct.2017-Jan.2018).