TETA ALESSANDRO

Professore Associato 
Settore scientifico disciplinare di riferimento  (MAT/07)
Ateneo Università degli Studi di ROMA "La Sapienza" 
Struttura di afferenza Dipartimento di MATEMATICA 
Recapiti Elenco recapiti telefonici
E-Mail teta@mat.uniroma1.it

Orari di ricevimento

Martedi 16.30 - 18.00

Curriculum

Personal data
Born: September 16, 1958 in Napoli, Italy
Citizenship: Italian
Academic Affiliation: Dipartimento di Matematica ''G. Castelnuovo'', Sapienza Universita' di Roma,
P.le A. Moro, 5 - 00185 Roma, Italy
Phone: (39) 06 49913153
Fax: (39) 06 44701007
E-mail: teta at mat.uniroma1.it

Degrees
1985 Laurea in Physics, University of Napoli, Advisor: Prof. R. Figari
1989 Ph.D. in Mathematical Physics, S.I.S.S.A. Trieste, Advisor: Prof. G. Dell'Antonio

Positions
1990-1991 Postdoctoral fellow, Ruhr-Universitat Bochum, supervisor: Prof. S. Albeverio
1992-1999 Researcher in Mathematical Physics, University of Roma "La Sapienza"
1999-2012 Associate Professor in Mathematical Physics, Universita' di L'Aquila
2013- Associate Professor in Mathematical Physics, Sapienza Universita' di Roma
2013- Habilitation to full professor in Mathematical Physics

Research interests
Effective behavior of inhomogeneous media.
Mathematical problems in Quantum Mechanics: scattering theory, spectral analysis, Schroedinger operators with zero-range interactions, nonlinear Schroedinger equation, effective equations for systems of infinite quantum particles, classical limit, decoherence, models of cloud chamber.
Historical and foundational aspects of Quantum Mechanics.

List of publications available at: https://sites.google.com/site/sandroprova/ricerca/publications

Academic activities
Universita’ “La Sapienza” di Roma:
member of Senato Accademico Integrato from June 1993 to October 1999.
Universita’ di L’Aquila:
member of the committee for the re-organization of the Degree in Mathematics (3+2),
member of the ''Commissione Internazionalizzazione della Facolta’ di Scienze MM.FF.NN.'' up to 2008,
member of the ''Commissione per i Requisiti di Qualita’' of the Degree in Mathematics from 2008 to 2011,
chairman of the committee of the Dipartimento di Matematica Pura e Applicata responsible for coordinating the "Valutazione della Qualita` della Ricerca 2004-2010" from December 2011 to May 2012.
Sapienza Universita' di Roma:
member of the committee ''sedute di laurea'' from March 2013 to february 2015,
member of the committee for the re-organization of the Degree in Mathematics from September 2013,
member of the committee for the interdisciplinary seminars ''Matematica, scienza e societa'' from January 2016,
member of the teaching committee of the Department from November 2017.

Membership
G.N.F.M.
U.M.I.
Societa Italiana di Storia delle Matematiche
International Association of Mathematical Physics
International Research Center on Mathematics and Mechanics of Complex Systems.

Visiting
Institut fur Mathematik, University of Bochum
Institut fur Physik, University of Bielefeld
Escuela Politecnica Superior, University Carlos III, Madrid
S.I.S.S.A., Trieste
Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris
Doppler Institute for Mathematical Physics, Prague
Mathematisches Institut, Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munchen
Center for Mathematical Sciences Research, Rutgers
Institut fur Angewandte Mathematik, University of Bonn
Gakushuin University of Tokyo

Invited talks in conferences
Trieste - Workshop on Point Interactions, December 21-23, 1992.
Vietri sul mare - Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, March 28-April 3, 1996.
Napoli - Argomenti in Fisica Teorica, October 7-8, 1996.
Bonn - Schroedinger Operators, September 22-25, 1998.
Lund - Conference on Analysis and Mathematical Physics, August 16-20, 1999.
Stoccolma - Differential Equations and Applications, June 18-22, 2000.
Teulada (Cagliari) - Dynamical Systems: Classical, Quantum, Stochastic, September 23-30, 2000.
Arcidosso - Determinism, Holism and Complexity, September 3-8, 2001.
Trieste - Quantum Entropies: Dynamics and Information, December 12-14, 2001.
Bielefeld - The Direction of Time, January 14-18, 2002.
Otranto - Dynamical Systems: Classical, Quantum and Stochastic, September 14-19, 2002.
Martina Franca - Imaging (scuola C.I.M.E.), September 15-21, 2002.
Roma (Accademia dei Lincei) - Multiscale Methods In Quantum Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, December 16-20, 2002.
Vietri sul mare - Problemi attuali di Fisica Teorica, April 16, 2003.
L'Aquila - Dispersive equations in Mathematical Physics, September 25-27, 2003.
Oberwolfach - Entanglement and Decoherence: Mathematics and Physics of Quantum Information and Computation, January 24-28, 2005.
Paris - Nonlinear spectral problems and mean field models, Inst. H. Poincare, April 4-8, 2005.
Bologna - Semiclassical analysis and mathematical quantum mechanics, March 9-11, 2006.
Wroclaw - XXI Max Born Symposium "Mathematical Problems in Nonrelativistic Quantum Dynamics", June 26-28, 2006.
Arcidosso - Fondamenti delle scienze: settorializzazione e unitarieta' della conoscenza, September 6-8, 2007.
Pisa - Mechanics, mathematical physics and foundations of mathematics in the 18th and 19th Centuries, July 7-12, 2008.
Zurich - Open Systems: Non-equilibrium Phenomena, Dissipation, Decoherence, Transport, June 8-12, 2009.
London - 7th International ISAAC Congress, Imperial College, July 13-18, 2009.
Tsaghkadzor (Armenia) - Probabilistic and analytical methods in mathematical physics, September 7-14, 2009.
Milano - Three dispersive days, November 11-13, 2009.
Montecatini - Assemblea Scientifica G.N.F.M., March 3-5, 2011.
Yerevan (Armenia) - Stochastic and analytical methods in mathematical physics, September 2-9, 2012.
Pisa - Dispersive PDEs: Models and Dynamics, September 18-20, 2013.
Toulouse - Modelling and Numerics for Quantum Systems, September 2-4, 2015.
Roma (INdAM) - Contemporary Trends in the Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics, July 4-8, 2016.
Torino - Recent trends in the analysis of spectral problems and applications, September 15-16, 2016.
Trieste - Trieste Quantum Days, S.I.S.S.A., February 20-24, 2017.
Catania - Advances in Mathematics for Technology, October 9-11, 2017.
Napoli - The many aspects of Low Energy Physics, November 27, 2017.

Invited talks in Italy
Roma ``La Sapienza'' (Dip. Matematica), Trieste (S.I.S.S.A.), Firenze (Dip. Fisica),
Roma Tre (Dip. Matematica), Cassino (Facolta di Ingegneria), L'Aquila (Dip. Matematica),
Pescara (Facolta di Economia), Bologna (Dip. Matematica), Milano (Dip. Matematica),
Milano Bicocca (Dip. Matematica), Cosenza (Dip. Matematica), Trieste (Dip. Fisica),
Torino Politecnico (Dip. Matematica), Napoli “Federico II” (Dip. Matematica), Roma Tor Vergata (Dip. Matematica).

Activity as co-organizer of conferences
Capri - Advances in Dynamical Systems and Quantum Physics, 1993
Marseille - Complex Systems: Classical and Quantum Aspects, 1994
Trieste - Workshop on Singular Schroedinger Operators, 29 settembre-1 ottobre 1994.
Bielefeld - Classical and Quantum Evolution: Deterministic and Stochastic, 1995
Trieste - Semiclassical Limit of Quantum Mechanics and NL Schroedinger Equation, 1998
Modena - Problemi Matematici in Meccanica Quantistica, 18-20 dicembre, 2003.
Bressanone - School on Mathematical Methods in Quantum Mechanics, 2005
Firenze - Mathematical modeling and numerical analysis of quantum systems with applications to nanosciences, 16 dicembre 2005.
Modena - Metodi e Problemi Matematici in Meccanica Quantistica, 5-7 ottobre 2006.
Bressanone - Second school on Mathematical Methods in Quantum Mechanics, 2007
Roma - Multiscale analysis for quantum systems and applications, 2007.
Napoli - Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, 2008.
Bressanone - Third school on Mathematical Methods in Quantum Mechanics, 2009.
Bressanone - Fourth school on Mathematical Methods in Quantum Mechanics, 2011.
L'Aquila - Meccanica Quantistica e dintorni, March 22-23, 2012.
Frascati - Trails in Quantum Mechanics and Surroundings, 29 gennaio - 2 febbraio 2013.
Milano - IperMiB 2013: 15th Italian Meeting on Hyperbolic Equations, 11-13 settembre 2013.
Como - Trails in Quantum Mechanics and Surroundings, 8-10 luglio 2015.
Bressanone - Mathematical Challenges in Quantum Mechanics, 7-13 febbraio 2016.
Trieste - Trails in Quantum Mechanics and Surroundings, 29-30 gennaio 2018.
Roma - Mathematical Challenges in Quantum Mechanics, 19-24 febbraio 2018.

Referee activity
Bollettino dell'U.M.I., Letters in Mathematical Physics, Europhysics Letters, Physics Letters A,
Mathematische Nachrichten, Communication in Pure and Applied Analysis, Rendiconti del Seminario Matematico di Padova,
Annales Institut H. Poincar\'e, Physique Theorique, Journal of Physics. A: Mathematical and General,
International Journal of Control, Journal of Functional Analysis, Journal of Statistical Physics,
Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems, Series A, Moscow mathematical journal, Kinetic and Related Models,
Communication in Computational Pysics, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Application,
Mathematics and Mechanics of Complex Systems.

Research projects
Prin 2012, Problemi matematici delle teorie cinetiche e applicazioni, coordinator M. Pulvirenti.
Research project of ''Sapienza 2016'', coordinator D. Benedetto.
Research project of ''Sapienza 2017'', coordinator G. Panati.

Committee for Ph.D. degree
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Universita' di Padova, March 7, 2013.
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Sapienza Universita' di Roma, February 27, 2018.

Supervisor of thesis
Many thesis for the first level Degree in Mathematics and in Physics and for the Master Degree in Mathematics.
Two Ph.D. thesis in Mathematics (Universita' di L'Aquila and La Sapienza)
Two Ph.D. thesis in Mathematics in collaboration with G. Dell'Antonio (Universita' di Roma La Sapienza).

Teaching
- Universita' ''La Sapienza''
1991/92 - 1998/99 exercises of Meccanica Razionale.
- Universita' di L'Aquila
1999/00 - 2012/13 Meccanica Razionale, Meccanica Classica e Analitica, Equazioni della Fisica Matematica, Fisica Matematica 1.
- Sapienza Universita' di Roma
2012/13 - 2012/14 Calcolo Integrale per Informatica (3cfu), Calcolo e Biostatistica per Biologia, Istituzioni di Fisica Matematica (3 cfu).
2014/15 Fisica Matematica Superiore, Meccanica Razionale per matematici.
2015/16 Meccanica Razionale per matematici, Meccanica Razionale per fisici.
2016/17 Meccanica Razionale per matematici, Meccanica Razionale per fisici.
2017/18 Meccanica Razionale per matematici, Fisica Matematica Superiore.

Lecture notes and exercises for students
Teta A., A Mathematical Primer on Quantum Mechanics, Springer, to appear in 2018.
https://sites.google.com/site/sandroprova/didattica-1/appunti-ed-esercizi

Other cultural activities
- Caffe' Matematici a Villa Mercede, Roma, 17 aprile 2009
Coordinator of the public discussion between S. Doplicher and M. Dorato on "Mondo quantistico e conoscenza".
- Limonaia di Palazzo Ruschi, Pisa, 14 ottobre 2011
Speaker, together with L. Fronzoni, at the presentation of the book "Modelli e realta': una riflessione sulle nozioni di spazio e tempo", by V. Benci and P. Freguglia.
- Facolta di Scienze dell'Universita di L'Aquila, 21 marzo 2012
Organizer of the meeting "Modelli e Realta'", with contributions of V. Benci, P. Freguglia, A. Teta, G. Dell'Antonio.
- Gran Sasso Science Institute, L'Aquila 5 ottobre 2015
Speaker, together with F. Laudisa and M. Morganti, at the meeting "I mattoni dell'universo: la concezione quantistica del mondo".
- Politecnico di Torino, Torino 14 settembre 2016
Seminar on "Meccanica Quantistica e mondo macroscopico" for students of the Summer School of Mathematics AlfaClass, Project Diderot.
- Fossanova, 11 aprile 2018
Seminar on "Aspetti della descrizione quantistica del mondo microscopico" for teachers of the high school, Project "I Lincei per una nuova didattica nella scuola".