Franco BREZZI

Present Activities

Italian Institutions

Associate researcher at the Istituto di Matematica Applicata e Tecnologie Informatiche ( IMATI) of CNR (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)

Member of the Nucleo di valutazione (Assessment Board) of the Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa

 


Foreign Institutions

Member of the Advisory Scientific Committee of the Barcelona Graduate School of Mathematics (BGSMath ).

 


Journals


(in chronological order)

Managing Editor of Mathematical Models & Methods in Applied Sciences


Editor-in-Chief of CALCOLO


Managing Editor of Series on Advances in Mathematics for Applied Sciences (World)


Editor-in-Chief of Numerische Mathematik


 

Part of the Editorial Staff of (in chronologic order)

Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations

Monographs in Mathematics (Birkhäuser)

Acta numerica

Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering

Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences

Journal of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering

Springer Series in Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics

Rendiconti Lincei - Matematica e Applicazioni

Ricerche di Matematica

Computational Mechanics

Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences

Advances in Nonlinear Analysis


Memberships

Member of the Istituto Lombardo, Accademia di Scienze e Lettere

Founding Member of the International Society for Computational Engineering & Sciences

Corresponding Member of the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei

Member of Gruppo 2003

Member of the European Academy of Sciences

Member of the Academia Europaea


Awards

Premio Città di Cagliari 1991 (with C. Cercignani)

T.H.H. Pian Medal at ICES'2K, 2000

Fellow of the International Association of Computational Mechanics (IACM 2002)

Rothschild Distinguished Visiting Fellows 2002-2003

ISI Highly Cited Researcher in Mathematics

IACM Congress Medal (Gauss-Newton Medal) at the World Congress of Computational Mechanics (Beijing, China, 2004)

SIAM Von Neumann Award (Denver, USA, 2009)

R.E. Marker Lecturer (State College, USA, 2010)

Premio Gili-Agostinelli 2010 of the Accademia delle Scienze di Torino (Torino, Italy, 2010)

Blaise Pascal Medal for Mathematics of the European Academy of Sciences (Liege, Belgium, 2012)

Leonhard Euler Medal of the ECCOMAS (Barcelona, Spain, 2014)

SIAM Fellow 2015

Ritz-Galerkin Medal of the ECCOMAS (Crete, Grece, 2016)


Special Lectures

Berkeley 1986 ICM Congress Invited Panel Lecture (Numerical Analysis)

Miami 1993 COMPUMAG Plenary Lecture

Dundee 1999 Numerical Analysis 1999 A.R. Mitchell Lecture

Boston 2001 Singapore-MIT Alliance Distinguished Speaker Seminar HPCES

College Park 2001 Aziz Lecture

Brunel 2003 MAFELAP Newton Lecture

Sidney 2003 ICIAM Congress Plenary Lecture.

Gainesville 2004 Workshop History lecture on the inf-sup condition (slides)

Los Angeles 2007 7th World Congress on Computational Mechanics Plenary Lecture

Hong Kong 2008 FoCM08 Congress Lecture

Denver 2009 SIAM Meeting John Von Neumann Lecture

State College 2010 Penn State Russell Earl Marker Lectures

Knoxville 2012 University of Tennessee J.H. Barrett Lectures

Sâo Paulo 2012 10th World Congress on Computational Mechanics Semi-plenary Lecture

Vienna 2012 ECCOMAS Plenary Lecture

Aachen 2013 Charlemagne Distinguished Lecture

Seoul 2014 ICM Pleenary Lecture

Beijing 2017 Feng Kang Distinguished Lecture

 


 

Past Activities


University

Teacher of Mathematical Analysis at the Engineering Faculty of the Politecnico di Torino (1976-1977)

Teacher of Mathematical Analysis at the Engineering Faculty of the Università di Pavia (1977-2006)

Director of the Istituto di Matematica Applicata of the University of Pavia (1978-1981)

Director of the Dipartimento di Meccanica Strutturale of the University of Pavia (1983-1986)

Member of the Committee for the Teaching of Mathematics in Engineering Faculties of the UMI (Italian Mathematical Union) , (1983-2003)

Member of the Consiglio di Amministrazione of the University of Pavia (1991-1993, 1993-1995 and 1995-1997)

Member of the Scientific Committee of the Centro Grandi Strumenti of the University of Pavia

President of the CNR-University of Pavia joint Committee

Professor of Numerical Analysis at the IUSS (Istituto Universitario di Studi Superiori) of Pavia (2006-2015)

 

 

 


C.N.R.

Coordinator of the subproject CADFI within the Progetto Finalizzato Informatica (1978-1983)

Member of the Scientific Committee of the Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo (Roma) (1988-1992 and 1992-1996)

Member of the Comitato di Progetto e del Consiglio degli utenti of the Progetto Finalizzato Sistemi informatici e calcolo Parallelo

Director of the Istituto di Analisi Numerica (Pavia) (1992-2001)

Director of the Istituto di Matematica Applicata e Tecnologie Informatiche (IMATI) of CNR 2002-2012

 


OTHER SOCIETIES AND RESEARCH CENTERS

Member of the Scientific Commettee of UMI (Italian Mathematical Union) 1989-1992

Member of the Scientific Committee of the Italian Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIMAI) 1990-2008

Member of the Kuratorium of the Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (RICAM) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 2003-2008

Member of the Conseil Scientifique of the National Center for Scientific Researches (CNRS) of France 2005-2010.

President of the UMI (Italian Mathematical Union) (2006-2009 and 2009-2012).

Member of the Conseil Scientifique of the SMAI, (France) 2007-2013

Member of the Consejo Cientifico of the Instituto Madrile&ncirc;o De Estudios Avanzados - Matemáticas ( IMDEA Matemáticas ) 2008

Member of the Executive Committee (2009-2012) and then Vice-President (2013-2016) of the European Mathematical Society (EMS).

Distinguished Scientist at the King Abdulaziz University ( KAU), Jeddah (SA) 2010-2013.

Member of the Scientific Commettee of UMI (Italian Mathematical Union) 2012-2015

 


Journals

Editor-in-Chief of UNITEXT (Springer) 1998-2008

Director of Bollettino della Unione Matematica Italiana (2006-2012)

Director of La Matematica nella Società e nella Cultura (2006-2012)

Editor-in-Chief of Springer Lecture Notes of the Unione Matematica Italiana (2005-2012)


 

Part of the Editorial Staff of

Numerische Mathematik (1981-2001)

ESAIM Modélisation Mathématique et Analyse Numérique (1982-2013)

Applied Mathematics Letters (1984-2004)

Japan Journal of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (1984-1996)

Computational Mechanics (1984-1995)

Computational and Applied Mathematics (1988-2004)

Revista Matemática de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid (1988-1992)

Impact of Computing in Science and Engineering (1989-1993)

Siberian Journal of Computer mathematics (1992)

Computational Mechanics Advances (1994-1995)

Applicable Analysis (1996-2006)

Computers & Structures (1997-2006)

International Journal of Nonlinear Sciences and Numerical Simulation (2000)

Revista Matemática Complutense (2001-2004)

 

 

 


brezzi@imati.cnr.it, February 2019