Giorgio Fotia

Personal Information

Research Activity

High-performance numerical methods for partial differential equations aimed to cellular and organ-level simulations, biomechanical characterization of cellular and sub-cellular systems and structural and dynamic characterization of complex networks in a computational biology perspective.

Recent Professional Experience

2010 - present CRS4 Bioinformatica, Pula, Italy, Director
2008 - 2010 CRS4 Bioinformatica, Pula, Italy, Deputy Director and Group Manager
2007 - 2008 CRS4 Bioinformatica, Pula, Italy, Group Manager 
2000 - 2006 CRS4, Pula, Italy, Computational Methods for Engineering Department, Head


Laurea in Structural Engineering - Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy 1986

Membership, Awards and other activities


  • Vice President, Italian Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIMAI, 2006-present)
  • Member, International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM, 2007-present)



CRS4 Bioinformatica
Polaris Edificio 3
Loc. Piscina Manna
09010 Pula (CA) - Italy
Phone +39
Fax +39

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