Francesca Messina

Address

University of Milan, Dept. Of Mathematics, Via Saldini 50, 20100, MILAN, ITALY

Phone

+39 02 50316179

E-mail

francesca.messina@unimi.it

Gender

female

Date of Birth

5th May 1972

Role

Researcher in Mathematical Analysis

 

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

Education and training

  • Degree in Mathematics cum laude, 8th July 1997 University of Turin, thesis: "Weighted Sobolev’ Spaces ", supervisor Prof. Luigi Rodino, University of Turin;
  • Ph.D in Mathematics, 22nd Feb. 2002 University of Genoa, Thesis: "Local solvability for some classes of semi linear partial differential equations", supervisor Prof. Luigi Rodino, University of Turin.

Languages

  • Italian, mother tongue
  • English, good understanding, speaking and writing

Post-lauream STAGES/COURSES

  • Mathematical Summer Session : Scuola Normale di Pisa c/o University of Perugia, from 27/07/1997 to 29/08/1997. Attended corse: Functional Analysis, Prof, C. Citrini (Politecnico di Milano); Differential Geometry, Prof. G. Thorbengsson (University Koeln).

Scientific cooperation

  • EU Project "Geometric Analysis", from 01/04/2001 to 30/04/2001, University of Potsdam (Germany) Dept. of Mathematics

Professional Experience

  • From 01/11/2006 to date university researcher of the scientific-disciplinary  sector MAT/05, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, Department of Mathematics, University of Milan
  • From 01/11/2001al 31/10/2005 temporary research position in the Department of Mathematics, University of Milan, supervisor Prof. Alfredo Lorenzi,  research programme “Direct and  inverse problems for partial differential and Integrodifferential equations”.
  • From 04/05/2004 collaborator as reviewer for Mathematical Reviews (A division of the American Mathematical Society).
  • Member of Gruppo Nazionale per l’Analisi Funzionale e le sue applicazioni, GNAMPA
  • Member of Unione Matematica Iataliana, UMI
  • A.Y. 1997/1998 - A.Y. 2000/2001: PhD in Mathematics, University of Genoa, University of Turin and Polytechnic of Turin.

Meetings organization

  • In cooperation with Prof. Angelo Favini (Univ. Bologna), Prof. Alfredo Lorenzi (Univ. Milan), Elisabetta Rocca (Univ. Milan), organizer of the Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” – Cortona (AR) from 20/06/2005 to 24/06/2005.

Tutorial activities

  • A.Y. 1997/1998: exercises  of “Analysis II”, Degree in Physics, University of Turin, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 1999/2000: exercises  of “Mathematics I”, Degree in Electronic Engineering and  of “Fundamental of Mathematics II”, Degree in Environment and Resources Engineering  and Degree in Infrastructure Engineering,  Polytechnic of Turin, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2000/2001: exercises  of  "Series of functions" and of " Differential and Integral Calculus for multi-variables functions", Degree in Electronic Engineering,  Polytechnic of Turin, , as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2001/2002: exercises  of "Mathematical Analysis D", Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Turin, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2002/2003: tutor in Polytechnic of Milan, for the multimedia project “Math on line” (preliminary preparation in Mathematics for the students of the last year of the secondary school) , as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2003/2004: exercises  of  "Elements of Mathematical Analysis and Geometry", Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan,, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2003/2004: exercises  of  " Mathematical Analysis II", Degree in Management  Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2003/2004: exercises  of  "Fundamental of Mathematics", Degree in Information Theory,  University of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2004/2005: exercises  of  "Elements of Mathematical Analysis and Geometry",  Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2004/2005: exercises  of  " Mathematical Analysis II", Degree in Management Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2004/2005: exercises  of  " Mathematical Analysis II", Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2005/2006: exercises  of  "Fundamental of Mathematics", Degree in Information Theory,  University of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2005/2006: exercises  of  "Partial Differential Equations", Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor;
  • A.Y. 2006/2007: exercises  of  "Ordinary Differential Equations", Degree in Civil Engineering,  Polytechnic of Milan, as temporary Professor.

Communications

and talks

  • ”An identification problem with evolution on the boundary of hyperbolic type” –  Workshop INDAM Direct, Inverse and Control Problems for PDE's" (DICOP08) – Cortona from 22/09/2008 to 26/06/2008;
  • ”Recovering a Lamé kernel in a viscoelastic system” –  Workshop INDAM “Direct, Inverse and Control Problems for PDE's" (DICOP) – Roma from 25/06/2007 to 28/06/2007;
  • ”A new identification problem with evolution on the boundary” - Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” – Bologna from 20/06/2006 to 24/06/2006;
  • ”Identification of memory kernels in Maxwell integrodifferential equations” - Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” – Cortona (AR) from 20/06/2005 to 24/06/2005;
  • ”Identification of memory kernels in Maxwell integrodifferential equations” - Workshop “Direct and Inverse Problems in Evolution Equations” -- Rimini from 17/03/2005 to 19/03/2005;
  • Gevrey-type results in the identification of the conductivity coefficient in Maxwell integrodifferential equations” - Workshop “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” -- Cortona (AR) from 21/06/2004 to 25/06/2004;
  • “Identifying unknown coefficients in linear evolution integrodifferential equations” , Workshop “Evolution Problems” – Rapallo (GE) from 26/03/2004 to 27/03/2004;
  • “Identifying a spherically symmetric conductivity in a linear parabolic equation” , Third meeting on inverse and direct problems and applications – Gargnano (BS) from 31/03/2003 to 04/04/2003;
  • "Identification problems for Maxwell integrodifferential equations related to media with cylindric symmetries", Workshop "Equazioni di evoluzione e semigruppi" -- Cortona from 07/04/2002 to 12/04/2002;
  • "Local solvability for semilinear operators with constant strength", Workshop "Partial Differential Operators" -- Turin from 14/12/2001 to 15/12/2001;
  • "Local solvability for semilinear Fuchsian equations" -- Potsdam, Germany, 30/04/2001;
  • "Semilinear perturbations of partial differential operators with constant coefficients", Workshop "Perturbative methods for partial differential equations and dynamical systems" -- Cagliari, from 23/10/2000 to 28/10/2000;
  • "Local solvability for nonlinear perturbations of partial differential equations with constant coefficients", "IIIrd World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts" -- Catania, from 19/07/2000 to 26/07/2000;
  • "Semilinear partial differential operators with constant strength", Workshop "Partial Differential Operators" -- Turin, from 08/05/2000 to 10/05/2000.

Workshop attendance

  • Workshop INDAM Direct, Inverse and Control Problems for PDE's" (DICOP08) – Cortona from 22/09/2008 to 26/06/2008;
  • Workshop INDAM Direct, Inverse and Control Problems for PDE's" (DICOP)– Roma from 25/06/2007 to 28/06/2007;
  • Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” – Bologna from 20/06/2005 to 24/06/2005;
  • Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” – Cortona (AR) from 20/06/2005 to 24/06/2005;
  • Workshop INDAM Direct and Inverse Problems in Evolution Equations” –  Rimini from 17/03/2005 to 19/03/2005;
  • Workshop INDAM “Evolution Equations: Inverse and Direct Problems” -- Cortona (AR) from 21/06/2004 to 25/06/2004;
  • Workshop INDAM “Evolution Problems” -- Rapallo (GE) from 26/03/2004 to 27/03/2004;Workshop INDAM “Third meeting on inverse and direct problems and applications” --  Gargnano (BS) from 31/03/2003 to 04/04/2003;
  • Workshop INDAM "Equazioni di evoluzione e semigruppi" -- Cortona (AR) from 07/04/2002 to 12/04/2002;
  • Workshop "Partial Differential Equations" -- Department of Mathematics, University of Turin, from 14/12/2001 to 15/12/2001;
  • Workshop "Perturbative methods for partial differential equations and dynamical systems" -- Cagliari, from 23/10/2000 to 28/10/2000;
  • "IIIrd World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts" -- Catania, from 19/07/2000 to 26/07/2000;
  • Workshop "Partial Differential Operators" -- Villa Gualino, Turin, from 08/05/2000 to 10/05/2000;
  • International Spring School "Operators Algebras and Index Theory on Manifolds with Singularities" -- Potsdam, Germany, from 14/02/2000 to 18/02/2000;
  • Workshop INDAM "Workshop on Linear Differential Operators" -- Cortona (AR) from 26/09/1999 to 01/10/1999;
  • Congress "Journées Équations aux Dérivées Partielles" -- Saint Jean de Monts, Vendée, France, from 31/05/1999 to 04/06/1999;
  • Workshop "Short School on Differential Operators on Manifolds with Singularities and Spectral Theory" -- Department of Mathematics, University of Turin, from 27/11/1998 to 28/11/1998;
  • Workshop IPERPV98 – Pavia, from 01/10/1998 to 03/10/1998.