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Ateneo Università degli Studi di ROMA "La Sapienza" 
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Enzo Marinari Curriculum Vitae (updated: November 2012)
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Personal data:
Born on July 7th, 1957. Italian citizen
Professional address:
Dip. Fisica, Univ. di Roma "La Sapienza", P. A. Moro 2, 00185 Roma (Italy).
Tel: +39 - 06 49 91 43 63; Fax: +39 - 06 97 25 70 50
E-mail: WWW:
Professional status and career:
From 11/1999 to date: Full Professor of Theoretical Physics at Sapienza
University, Rome
From 2/2004 to 2011: Scientific Director for Physics of BIFI (Institute for
Biocomputation and Physics of Complex Systems), Zaragoza, Spain,
Full Professor at Cagliari University, 11/1994 to 11/1999
Associate Professor at Rome University "Tor Vergata", 11/1988 to 11/1994
Assistant Professor at Rome University "Tor Vergata", 11/1984 to 11/1988
Director for Physics of NPAC (Northeast Parallel Architecture Center, NY,
USA) and Visiting Professor at Syracuse University, 11/1992 to 11/1994
Staff scientist at CEA Saclay, France, 11/1982 to 11/1984
Awards and recent invitations:
Awards: 2006, the "Best Poster Award" of Supercomputing 2006 (Tampa, USA) has
been awarded to the poster describing the prototype of Janus, an FPGA based
multiprocessor designed and realized by a group coordinated by E. Marinari,
A. Tarancon (Zaragoza) and R. Tripiccione (Ferrara) to analyze numerically
very complex problems; 1992, "Award for Essays" from the "Gravity Research
Foundation" (USA); 1989, "Accademia dei Lincei" Prize for Best Physicist
under the age of 35; 1980, Persico Fellowship from "Accademia dei Lincei"
Recent visiting (periods of one or two months): 2012-2013 invited professor
at "Paris Sud" Orsay University 2006-2007, invited professor
at Ecole Normale Superieure (Paris); 2003-2004, invited professor at ENS
(Paris); 2001-2002 invited professor at "Paris Sud" Orsay University
Recent funding and project coordination:
2010: Dynamics Response Energetics and Epistasis of Cellular
Metabolism - Funded by IIT - 0.7 ME. This project has been
evaluated 98/100, first among the 37 projects selected for funding
(over 234 submitted). 2003-2007 Project manager for "Message
Passing" of the Integrated EEC Project "EVERGROW". Coordinator of
the Rome node. 2002-2006 Coordinator of the Rome node for the Marie
Curie Network STIPCO. 2003-2006 Coordinator of the Rome node for the
project of the Italian Research Ministry "Very High Frequency
Dynamics in Financial Markets"
Administration and organization:
2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013: member of the IUF (Institut Universitaire
de France)
jury for "under 40 grants" (the board assigns grants to French
university professors that will drastically reduce their teaching
charge during a period of 5 years). 2008-: elected member of the
scientific committee of AST (Science and Technology part of Sapienza
University). 2008, 2010 and 2012: member of the EEC PE2 for the evaluation
of the "ERC Advanced Grants". 2007-2012: Director of the Graduate School
in Astronomical, Chemical, Mathematical and Physical Sciences "Vito
Volterra", and Head of the Physics PhD program, at Sapienza
Universita' di Roma. He has organized a large number of meetings:
among the most recents
the Guerra Festschrift (Sapienza Rome, 9/2012),
the Capri meeting (06/2012) "Statistical Mechanics
in Systems Biology: Regulation, Inference, Optimization",
the "Parisi60" meeting (Sapienza and Lincei,
9/2008), where he was the chairperson, "SPDSA 2005", Accademia dei
Lincei, Rome, 9/2005; "Theory and measurement in "EVERGROW", ENS
Paris, 5/2004; Les Houches 2003 (with Mezard and Parisi);
"Complexity", Rome, 2002, "Glassy Physics", Accademia dei Lincei,
Rome, 2002.
He has been in the program technical committee of
the workshop "Networking Across Disciplines: Communication Networks,
Complex Systems and Statistical Physics (NETSTAT)" held
in conjunction with the IEEE International Conference on
Communications (ICC) 2013 in Budapest, Hungary.
He has been member of the program committee (PC) of the Second
Conference on “Quantum Information meets Statistical Mechanics”,
(QISM 2012), Innsbruck, Austria, 9/2012.
Editor of Journal of Physics A from 1997 to 2003. He is
referee for, among others, Nucl. Phys. B, Phys. Rev., Phys.,
Rev. Lett., JSTAT, Europhys. Lett., Europ. Phys. J., J. Phys. A,
J. Stat. Phys.. He has evaluated and followed projects for the
Industrial Innovation Program of the Italian Ministry for Productive
Activities (MAP) and for the Excellence Program (direct calls of
exceptional professors from abroad) of the University Italian
Ministry. 11/2004 member of the panel reviewing the Statistical
Physics Laboratory (LPS) of Ecole Normale in Paris. From 2001 to
2004 member of the Scientific Council for Computing of CEA Saclay
(France). 2002/2003: he has directed the "Consorzio Gran Sasso"
(attached to INFN Laboratories). Member of the Teaching Innovation
Committee (Physics Dept.).
Theoretical Physics, Computational Physics, courses in the PhD program; he
has directed a large number of PhD and "Laurea" students.
2012-: Matteo Mori. 2011-: Matteo Figliuzzi
He has
been member or president of a large number of boards for awarding
PhD title in different European countries.
11/2012: member of the board for HDR of Francesco Zamponi (ENS Paris)
9/2011: member of the board for PhD David Yllanes (Complutense Madrid)
1/2010: president of the board for PhD Antonio Gordillo (Complutense Madrid)
Main research interests:
Statistical Physics, Biophysics, Disordered and Complex Systems,
Numerical Simulations and Algorithms, Parallel Computers
Research activity:
More than 230 scientific papers in international journals and
conference proceedings. Coauthor of "Programmazione Scientifica",
edited by Pearson (2006) as a textbook for undergraduate studies:
the text is in the process of being translated to English for World
Scientific (scheduled publication date: April 2012). Editor of a
number of volumes of conference proceedings. Recent invited talks:
Zaragoza 2012, Guerra Festschrift 2012, Innsbruck 2012, IPCF Cetraro 2012,
Cipro 2011, Trondheim 2011, IIT-Sapienza 2011, Bardonecchia 2011,
Orsay 2010, Marienham 2010, Istituto Italiano di Studi Germanici 2010,
Kyoto ICSG 2010, Kyoto IW-SMI 2010, CNR Picone 2009, Montreal 2009,
Cambridge 2008, Eindhoven 2008, Kyoto 2007, Caspur Summer School 2006,
Cambridge Newton Institute 2006, Cortona mathematical physics 2005, Milan
2005, Udine FFP6 2004, ICTP 2004, Tokio 2004, ENS Paris 2004; Zaragoza 2004.
Bibliometrics, (November 28, 2012)
Total number of papers: 245
Number of papers on ISI database: 175
Number of citations from ISI database: 4379
Number of citations without self-citations from ISI database: 4045
Average number of citations per paper, from ISI database: 25.02
h-index, from ISI database: 33
(Last updated: November 28, 2012)