Valeria Simoncini

Professor of Numerical Analysis
Dipartimento di Matematica (La storia della Matematica a UniBO)
Università di Bologna
Piazza di Porta S.Donato 5
I-40127 Bologna (Italy)
tel. +39 051 2094429 Fax +39 051 2094490 --> web: webpage and Vita -- English Version

Scientific Interests:

Matrix Computations, Spectral Perturbation Theory, with applications to PDEs, Control and Multivariate Statistics. See a detailed Research Statement

Ongoing Research Grants :

Alma Idea 2017 - 2019, Universita' di Bologna, "Studi di Fattibilita'".
GNCS 2017, Indam.


Chronological order. By subject. Recent talks Available software

Current Scientific Activities:
  • SIAM Fellow, class of 2014.
  • Member of the editorial board for Numer. Linear Algebra w/Appl. (4/2000-), SIAM J. Matrix Analysis and Appl. (1/2005-),
    SIAM J. Numerical Analysis (1/2012-), ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (M2AN) (1/2013-), , Journal of Numerical Mathematics (9/2014-), Bollettino dell'Unione Matematica Italiana (1/2017-)
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for the SIAM International Summer School on Numerical Linear Algebra (2010-)
  • Member of the Householder Committee (2008-)
  • Member of the Advisory Board for ILAS (3/2017-2/2020)
  • Research Fellow of IMATI - CNR

    Past Scientific Activities. Click here.

    Citations (from Google Scholar)
    My Google Profile
    ISI Web of Science

    Some Forthcoming Events

  • South African Numerical and Applied Mathematics (SANUM), 4-6 April 2018, Stellenbosch University, SA. Home page
  • SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra, 4-8 May 2018, Hong Kong, China. Home page
  • Conference on Scientific Computing, 16-18 May 2018, Como, Italy. Home page
  • Approximation and matrix functions, May 31 - June 1, 2018, University of Lille, France. Home page
  • SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, 5-8 June, Bologna, Italy. Home page
  • Structural Dynamical Systems: Computational Aspects, 12-15 June, Capitolo (Monopoli), Italy. Home page
  • SIMAI 2018, 2-6 July, Universita' La Sapienza, Rome, Italy. Home page
  • 14th Viennese Conference on Optimal Control and Dynamic Games, Wien, July 3-6, 2018, Wien (A). Home page
  • BIRS Workshop, "Integrating the Integrators for Nonlinear Evolution Equations: from Analysis to Numerical Methods, High-Performance-Computing and Applications", Banff (C), Dec. 2-7, 2018. Home page
  • Congresso UMI, Pavia, 2-6 Sept 2019. Home page
  • Householder Symposium, Selva di Fasano, (I), June 14-19, 2020. Home page
  • 8th European Congress on Mathematics, Portoroz, Slovenia, July 5-11, 2020 Home page

    Links : Sportello Matematico EU-MATHS-IN

    Recently organized international Summer Schools:

  • Gene Golub SIAM Summer School 2010 International Summer School on Numerical Linear Algebra, Hotel Sierra Silvana, Selva di Fasano, Brindisi (Italy), June 7-18, 2010. Home page
  • CIME -EMS Summer School on Exploiting Hidden Structure in Matrix Computations. Algorithms and Applications June 21-26, 2015, Hotel San Michele, Cetraro. Home page

    Current PhD and Master Students

    Davide Palitta (PhD Student, Universita' di Bologna)
    Greta Cavicchioli (Master Student, Universita' di Bologna)
    Marco Locatelli (Master Student, Universita' di Bologna)
    Roberta Lorenzi (Master Student, Universita' di Bologna)

    Our group :
    2014-2015 Davide Palitta, Margherita Porcelli (PostDoc), Mattia Tani and myself. Photo
    2015-2016 Davide Palitta, Margherita Porcelli (PostDoc), Stefano Pozza (PostDoc) and myself. Photo

    Past PhD and Master Students : Niklas Fors (2007, Ms thesis, co-advised with Maya Neytcheva, Uppsala University), Marina Popolizio (2008. Universita' di Bari, I), Gianluca Barbella (2010. co-advised with F. Perotti, Politecnico di Milano, I), Stephen D. Shank (2014, co-advised with Daniel B. Szyld, Temple University, USA), Yiding Lin (2014, co-advised with L.Z. Lu, Xiamen University, Fujian, PRC), Davide Palitta (2014, Ms thesis), Massimiliano Fasi (2015, Ms thesis), Mattia Tani (2015, PhD thesis).

    Some Photos with friends and colleagues (under construction)

    Courtesy of Henk A. van der Vorst .