ABOUT ME:
I am a Mathematical Engineer (if you wonder what it means, I don't know either). I have a PhD in Chemical Engineering and I am working at the interface between Applied Numerical Mathematics, Modelling and Simulation, and Computational Physics.

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Since October 2017 I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham, within the School of Mathematical Sciences and the GeoEnergy Research Centre


WHERE I WORKED IN THE PAST:



 RESEARCH INTERESTS:
  • Modelling and simulation of complex flows (CFD)
  • Pore-scale simulation and random heterogeneous materials
  • Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations (PDE)
  • Scientific and High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Population balance equation
  • Data assimilation and Uncertainty Quantification (UQ)
APPLICATION FIELDS:
  • Multiphase reactors and microfluidics
  • Porous and heterogeneous materials
  • Micro and nano-particles
  • Reservoir and groundwater flows, carbon dioxide sequestration, EOR
  • Particulate processes and
    non-equilibrium flows
  • Electrochemical and colloidal flows
  • Lithium-ion batteries
  • Optimization and reliability engineering
 METHODS AND TOOLS:
  • Stochastic modelling, PDF methods
  • Multilevel Monte Carlo
  • Quadrature-based moment methods
  • Multi-scale methods, upscaling
  • Large Eddy Simulation (LES)
  • Finite Volume (OpenFOAM®), Finite Element, Spectral methods
  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Scripting and high-level automated simulation codes (Python)
  • 3D modelling (Blender)