2015
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Matteo Muratori  Weighted functional inequalities and nonlinear diffusions of porous medium type  Gabriele Grillo 
Elisabetta Repossi  On the Mathematical Modeling of a metal foam expansion process  Marco Verani 
Marco Sarti  Efficient solutions techniques for hpversion discontinuous Galerkin approximations of elliptic problems  Paola Antonietti 
Simone Stangalino  Discontinuous Finite Element approximation of CahnHilliard problems  Marco Verani 
2014
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Franco Dassi  Advanced techniques for the generation and adaptation of complex surface meshes  Simona Perotto 
Mohammed Abu Ayyash  HNN – Extensions  Alessandra Cherubini 
Alessia Pini  Global and componentwise distributionfree inference for functional data: methods and applications  Simone Vantini 
Viola Pettinati  The role of mechanics in morphogenesis: theory and numerics  Davide Ambrosi 
Matteo Porro  Biopolymer interfaces for optical cellular stimulation: a computational modelling approach  Riccardo Sacco 
Nadia Bigoni  Mimetic finite difference methods for nonlinear and control problems  Paola Antonietti 
Laura Cattaneo  FEM for ODEs with unfitted interfaces: application to flow through heterogeneous media and microcirculation  Paolo Zunino 
Andrea Ghiglietti  Statistical properties of urn models in responseadaptive designs  Anna Maria Paganoni 
Alessandro Mazzetti  Numerical modeling and simulation of combustion processes in hybrid rocket engines  Paolo Barbante 
Raimondo Penta  Multiscale homogenization and its aplication to tumor biology: fluid and drug transport and poro mechanics of growing materials  Davide Ambrosi 
Andrea Cosso  Probabilistic representation of some classes of nonlinear PDEs and connections with stochastic optimal control and stochastic analysis  Marco Fuhrman 
Filippo Dell'Oro  Asymptotic analysis of evolution equations with nonclassical heat conduction  Vittorino Pata 
Alessandro Zilio  On monotonicity formulae, fractional operators and strong competition  Gianmaria Verzini 
Susanna Carcano  Finite element methods and discontinuous Galerkin methods for the numerical modeling of multiphase gas particle flows  Luca Bonaventura 
Mattia Penati  Mathematical and numerical modeling in geodynamic applications  Edie Miglio 
Paolo Zanini  Blind sources separation methods for high dimensional, massive, and complex data  Piercesare Secchi 
Anna Zanzottera  Microstructure evolution in martensitic transformation and crystal plasticity  Paolo Biscari 
Inad Nawajah  Bayesian anallysis of home care congitudinal counts data  Alessandra Guglielmi 
2013
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Laura Azzimonti  Blood flow velocity field estimation via spatial regression with PDE penalization  Piercesare Secchi 
Francesca Bonizzoni  Analisys and approximation of moment equations for PDEs with stochastic data  Fabio Nobile 
Gaetano Fileccia  A particle filter approach to parameter estimation in stochastic volatility models with jumps for crude oil market  Carlo Sgarra 
Ilaria Lucardesi  Compliance optimization for thin elastic structures  Ilaria Fragalà 
Giovanni Migliorati  Polynomial approximation by means of the random discrete L2 projection and application to inverse problems for PDE with stochastic data  Fabio Nobile 
Simone Pezzuto  Mechanics of the heart: constitutive issues and numerical experiments  Davide Ambrosi 
Davide Pigoli  Covariance operators as object data: statistical methods and applications  Piercesare Secchi 
Aiman Fadel Nur  HPC simulation of sedimentary basin  Luca Formaggia 
Alessandro Melani  Adjointbased parameter estimation in human vascular one dimension models  Luca Formaggia 
Stefano Bosia  On some multiphase problems in continuum mechanics  Maurizio Grasselli 
2012
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Alessio Fumagalli  Numerical modelling of flows in fractured porous media by the XFEM method  Luca Formaggia 
Francesca Ieva  Statistical methods for classification in cardiovascular healthcare  Anna Maria Paganoni 
Chiara Lelli  Characterization of delayed afterdepolarization in extended FitzHughNagumo models  Paolo Biscari 
Ilario Mazzieri  Nonconforming high order methods for the elastodynamics equation  Alfio Quarteroni, Francesca Rapetti 
Matteo Pischiutta  Mathematical and numerical modelling of the evolution of mixtures of sand in aeolian dunes  Luca Formaggia, Fabio Nobile 
Matteo Pozzoli  Efficient partitioned algorithms for the solution of fluidstructure interaction problems in haemodynamics  Fabio Nobile, Christian Vergara 
Lorenzo Tamellini  Polynomial approximation of PDEs with stochastic coefficients  Fabio Nobile 
Valeria Vitelli  Classification of functional data in the presence of spatial dependence. Methods, algorithms and case studies  Piercesare Secchi 
Oznur Yeldan  A stochastic continuous cellular automata traffic model with fuzzy decision rules  Alberto Colorni 
2011
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Paolo Finotelli  Straininduced defects in nematic elastomers  Paolo Biscari 
Luca Galantucci  Superfluid flows in wallbounded geometries  Maurizio Quadrio 
Monica Gamba  Study of parameter dependence for hyperbolic systems  Gianni Arioli 
2010
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Marco Carnini  A comparison of computational models of gassurface interaction  Aldo Frezzotti 
Paola Curci  Modellazione e simulazione numerica di onde su domini illimitati  Stefano Micheletti 
Paolo Ferrandi  Wave propagation phenomena in inhomogeneous and anisotropic media  Stefano Micheletti 
Loredana Gaudio  Spectral element discretization of optimal control problems  Alfio Quarteroni 
Gian Pietro Ghiroldi  GPU acceleration of rarefied gas dynamic Simulations  Aldo Frezzotti 
Lucia Mirabella  Numerical methods for cardiovascular problems: computational electrocardiology and fluid dynamics in moving domains  Alessandro Veneziani 
Anna Scotti  A numerical model for generation, retention and expulsion of hydrocarbons from source rock  Luca Formaggia 
2009
Candidate  Title  Advisor 
Marco Compagnoni  Geometrical aspects of DBranes in noncompact manifolds  Sergio Cacciatori 
Mariarita De Luca  Mathematical and numerical models for cerebral aneurysms wall mechanics  Alessandro Veneziani, Anne Marie Robertson 
Achille Frigeri  Definability problems in Z and in Zp  Alessandra Cherubini, Christian Choffrut 
Sara Minisini  Mathematical and numerical modeling of controlled drug release  Luca Formaggia, Paolo Zunino 
Andrea Mola  Models for Olympic rowing boats  Luca Formaggia, Muhammad Hajj 
Claudia Nuccio  Word equations on semigroups and monoids  Alessandra Cherubini 
Tiziano Passerini  Computational hemodynamics of the cerebral circulation: Multiscale modeling from the circle of Willis to cerebral aneurysms  Alessandro Veneziani 
Mauro Perego  Mathematical and numerical models for focal cerebral ischemia and electrocardiology  Alessandro Veneziani 
Paola Radrizzani  Game theory and microarray data analysis  Roberto Lucchetti 

