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.


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-)
  • Member of the editorial board for SIAM J. Matrix Analysis and Appl. (1/2005-)
  • Member of the editorial board for SIAM J. Numerical Analysis (1/2012-)
  • Member of the editorial board for ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (M2AN) (1/2013-)
  • Member of the editorial board for Journal of Numerical Mathematics (9/2014-)
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for the SIAM International Summer School on Numerical Linear Algebra (2010-)
  • Member of the Householder Committee (2008-)
  • Research Fellow IMATI - CNR
  • Research Fellow IAC, Bari - CNR

    Past Scientific Activities. Click here.

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  • 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

    Some Forthcoming Events
  • Numerical Algebra, Matrix Theory, Differential-Algebraic Equations, and Control Theory, Home page TU Berlin, May 6-9, 2015, Germany.
  • High performance computing in science and engineering, Home page Karolinka, May 25-28, 2015, Czech Republic.
  • Workshop on "Mathematical aspects of physics with non-self-adjoint operators", American Institute of Mathematics, Palo Alto, CA, June 8-12, 2015 Homepage
  • Int'l Conf. on Preconditioning Techniques for scientific and industrial Applications, June 17 - 19, 2015, Eindhoven (NL). Home page
  • CIME-EMS Summer School, Homepage . Presentation: Exploiting Hidden Structure in Matrix Computations. Algorithms and Applications June 21-26, 2015, Hotel S. Michele Cetraro (Calabria) Italy
  • XX Congresso dell'Unione Matematica Italiana, Siena, 7-12 Sept. 2015.
  • Workshop on Matrix Equations and Tensor Techniques. Homepage . Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita' di Bologna, Sept 21-22, 2015.
  • SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra, October 26 - 30, 2015, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Homepage
  • Householder Symposium XX on Numerical Linear Algebra, 18-23 June 2017, The Inn at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA (USA). Home page

    Links : Sportello Matematico EU-MATHS-IN

    Current PhD and Master Students
    Mattia Tani (PhD student, Universita' di Bologna)
    Davide Palitta (PhD Student, Universita' di Bologna)
    Massimiliano Fasi (Master Student, Universita' di Bologna)

    Past PhD and Master Students : 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)

    Some Photos with friends and colleagues (under construction)

    Courtesy of Henk A. van der Vorst .