## Curriculum Vitae of
Luigi Beghi |

Born in La Spezia (Ligury, Italy) on November 17, 1938

Graduation from High School (Liceo Scientifico "A. Pacinotti, La Spezia) on July 1956

University Degree in Physics (Laurea in Fisica) from the University of Padua, Italy, on November 1960 . Title of the dissertation in experimental Physics, under the supervision of Prof. A. Rostagni : On inner Bremsstrahlung in beta decay (Sulla Bremsstrahlung interna nel decadimento beta)

University degree in Electronic Engineering (Laurea in Ingegneria Elettronica) from the University of Padua, Italy, on November 1963 . Title of the dissertation in Electronic Communications, under the supervision of Prof. M. Vadnjal : Theoretical aspects of Laser and possible applications in electronic communications (Aspetti teorici e sviluppi applicativi del Laser)

1961-1964 Assistant at the Physics Institute " G. Galilei" , University of Padua, Italy

From October 1, 1964 until October 31, 1967 and from November 1, 1968 until January 1, 1986 : assistant professor, in charge of the course of "Analog calculation" (Calcolo analogico ed Elettronica) at the Department of Mathematics, University of Padua, Italy

From November 1, 1967 to February 28, 1969 : staff member of the European Space Research Organization at Darmstadt (Federal Republic of Germany)

From February 1, 1986 up to the present , associated professor of "Calculus" (Istituzioni di Matematiche) and in charge of the course of "Mathematical methods in Biology" (Metodi Matematici e Statistici per la Biologia) at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Padua, Italy

From the Academic year 1980/81 up to the present , in charge of the course of "Mathematical methods in Medicine" (Scuole di Specializzazione in Medicina Nucleare e Chimica Clinica) at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Padua, Italy

Member of the Interdisciplinary Center of Bioengineering (Centro Interdisciplinare per la Bioingegneria) of the University of Padua, Italy

Member of U.M.I. (Unione Matematica Italiana),A.I.C.A. (Associazione Italiana per il Calcolo Automatico), A.M.S. (American Mathematical Society) , S.I.A.M. (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics), S.M.B. (Society for Mathematical Biology), E.S.M.T.B. (European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology), C.S.T.B. (Canadian Society for Theoretical Biology).

He is the author or the co-author of over 60 publications and technical reports in the areas of numerical calculus, statistical data processing, pattern recognition, biocybernetics and mathematical psychology, as well as the author of the following textbooks :

- L. Beghi "Metodi per lo studio dei sistemi lineari" (Linear systems) , Libreria PICCIN Publ., Padova,pgs 1-251, 1971
- L. Beghi "Sistemi lineari ed elaborazione dei dati"(Linear systems and data processing) , CLEUP Publ., Padova, pgs 1-527, 1979
- L. Beghi "Metodi matematici e statistici per la Biologia"(Mathematical and statistical methods in Biology) , Libreria PROGETTO Publ., Padova, pgs 1-206, 1990

Biomathematics, Statistical Data Processing in Biology and Medicine, Mathematical Psychology and Biocybernetics (visual perception).

L. Beghi, E. Xausa, M. Zanforlin "Analytic determination of the depth effect in stereokinetic phenomena without a rigidity assumption" Biol. Cyber., 65, 425-432, 1991

L. Beghi, E. Xausa, C. De Biasio, M. Zanforlin "Quantitative determination of the 3D appearances of a rotating ellipse without a rigidity assumption" Biol. Cyber., 65, 433-440, 1991

A. Giacomini, L. Beghi, M. De Paoli, G. Roveroni, F. Galeotti, A. Corsini, M. Plebani "Interpretation of results for tumor markers on the basis of analytical and biological variability " Journal of Tumor Marker Oncology, 9, 41, 1994

M. Plebani, A. Giacomini, L. Beghi, M. De Paoli, G. Roveroni, F. Galeotti, A. Corsini, C.G. Fraser "Serum tumor markers in monitoring patients" Anticancer research, 16, 2249-2252, 1996

L. Beghi, E. Xausa, M. Zanforlin "3-D perception in stereokinetic ohenomena" Research Developments in Biological Cybernetics, 1, 33-54, 1996

E. Xausa, L. Beghi, M. Zanforlin "Mathematical model of the depth effect in the translatory alternating movement. Part A : 3-D perception of length amplification" in C. Taddei-Ferretti (editor) Biocybernetics of vision, integrative mechanisms and cognitive processes, World Scientific, Singapore, London, New Jersey, Hong Kong , pgs 293-296, 1997

L. Beghi,E. Xausa, M. Zanforlin "Mathematical model of the depth effect in the translatory alternating movement. Part B :swinging gate phenomenon" in C. Taddei-Ferretti (editor) Biocybernetics of vision, integrative mechanisms and cognitive processes, World Scientific, Singapore, London, New Jersey, Hong Kong , pgs 297-300, 1997 L. Beghi, E. Xausa, L. Tomat, M. Zanforlin " The depth effect in an oscillating tilted bar" Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 41, 11-18, 1997

J. Osis, L. Beghi "Topological modelling of biological systems" in D.A. Linkens and E.R. Carson (editors) Proceedings of the 3rd IFAC Symposium on Modelling and Control in Biomedical Systems, University of Warwick, 23-26 March 1997, Elsevier Science Publishing, Oxford, pgs 337-342, 1997

L. Beghi, E. Xausa "The depth effect in an oscillating tilted bar. Part II : mathematical model of depth displacement" In C. Taddei-Ferretti and C. Musio (editors) Downward processing in the perception representation mechanisms, World Scientific, Singapore, London, New Jersey, Hong Kong , pgs 329-335, 1998

L. Beghi, E. Xausa,M. Zanforlin "Mathematical model of the apparent displacement in depth of a vertical contracting bar. Part A : hyperbolic decrements" In C. Taddei-Ferretti and C. Musio (editors) Neuronal Bases and Psychological Aspects of Consciousness,World Scientific, Singapore, London, New Jersey, Hong Kong , pgs 399-407, 1999

E. Xausa,L. Beghi, M. Zanforlin "Mathematical model of the apparent displacement in depth of a vertical contracting bar. Part B :uniform and harmonic decrements" In C. Taddei-Ferretti and C. Musio (editors) Neuronal Bases and Psychological Aspects of Consciousness,World Scientific, Singapore, London, New Jersey, Hong Kong , pgs 408-414, 1999

P. Legovini, J. Osis, A. Giacomini, L. Beghi "Anemia Control in Chronic Renal Failure" in E. Carson and E. Salzsieder (editors) Proceedings of the 4rd IFAC Symposium on Modelling and Control in Biomedical Systems, Greifswald, 30 March - 1 April 2000, Pergamon Press, Oxford, pgs 177-182,2000