DE PIETRI Roberto
 Curriculum Vitae
 Teaching
 Appointments
 Research
Present Position
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March 1st, 2015  Professore II Fascia (Associate Professor)
Settore concorsuale: 02/A2, Fisica Teorica delle interazioni fondamentali
Settore Disciplinare: FIS/02 FISICA TEORICA, MODELLI E METODI MATEMATICI
Università degli Studi di PARMA
Dipartimento di FISICA e Scienze della Terra
Facoltà di SCIENZE MATEMATICHE FISICHE e NATURALI
Previous Accademic Positions
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* April 18th, 2005  February 28th 2015, Ricercatore Univeristario (Assistant Professor)
Physics Department, Parma University, Parma (Italy) .
* December 16th 2003 –December 15th 2004: Research Associate
Physics Department, Parma University, Parma (Italy) .
* December 1999–November 2003: Postdoctoral Researcher
Physics Department, Parma University, Parma (Italy) .
* February 1999—August 1999: Postdoctoral Researcher
Centre de Physique Théorique, CNRS LUMINY Marseille (France).
* June 1998 – July 1998: Research Associate
Physics Department, Penn State University, University Park, PA (USA)
* September 1997February 1998: Research Associate
Physics Department, Penn State University, University Park, PA (USA)
* May 1996 – April 1998: Postdoctoral Researcher
Physics Department, Parma University, Parma (Italy).
* October 1995 – December 1995: Visiting Researcher
Physics Department, Pittsburgh University Pittsburgh, PA (USA)
* February 1994 – April 1994: Visiting Researcher
Physics Department, Pittsburgh University Pittsburgh, PA (USA)
Other Positions held
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* November 1993 – August 1995, tenured High School Teacher (Mathematics)
Istituto Professionale di Stato Primo Levi, Parma Italy
* October 1990 – September 1991, Lieutenant
Italian Army Corps of Engineers (Corpo tecnico dell'Esercito)
Education
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* 19901994: Doctor Philosophy/ Theoretical Physics
Physics Department, Parma University, November 25th, 1994. Parma (Italy) .
Ph.D. Thesis: ``Teorie Gravitazionali Galileiane e sistemi estesi: una applicazione della metodologia di ``gauge'' a gruppi di simmetria dinamica.'' [Galileian Gravitational Theories and extended system: an application of “gauge” methodology to dynamical symmetry groups]. Advisor: Prof. Massimo Pauri.
* 19841990: Laurea / Theoretical Physics
Physics Department, Parma University, February 23rd, 1990. Parma (Italy) .
Laurea Thesis: ``Sistemi estesi relativistici integrabili e loro proprietà di interazione con campi esterni’’ [Extended relativistic system and their interaction properties with external fields]. Advisor: Prof. Massimo Pauri. Coadvisor: Dr. Luca Lusanna.
Degree marks: 110/110 e lode. Obtained with a mark of 30/30 in each exams.
* 19791984: “Perito Tecnico Industriale” in Industrial Electronics.
Istituto Tecnico Industriale Statale “Leonardo da Vinci” Parma, Italy. .
Technical High School with extensive training on the design and maintenance of industrial electronic systems. Degree marks: 60/60.
Courses taught (present)
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* Fisica Generale 2 (undergraduate course for Mechanical Engineering)
* Fisica della Gravitazione (graduate course for Theretical Physics)
* Fondamenti di Programmazione (undergraduate graduate course for Physics)
* Laboratorio di Fisica (modulo II) (graduate course for Physics)
* Fisica Generale 2 (undergraduate course for Chemistry)
* Corso integrato di Matematica e Fisica (undergraduate course for "Scienze Gastronomiche")
Other Teaching activities
* June 2014, Two hours lectures on Gravitational Waves at the XXVI SEMINARIO NAZIONALE di FISICA NUCLEARE E SUBNUCLEARE "Francesco Romano" OTRANTO, Serra degli Alimini 1, 4  11 giugno 2014
* November 2000, Facoltà di SS.MM.FF.NN., Università di Parma, “Laboratorio di Metodi Computazionali”, for the "Diploma Universitario “Metodologie fisiche”.
* January 1999, UAMI, UNAM. Mexico City DF, Mexico. "Recoupling Theory in Quantum Gravity and Gauge Theory", two weeks, 16 hours course for doctoral students.
Ph.D. Thesis supervised
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* Francesco Maione. Ph.D candidate: March 2017.
* Luca Franci. Ph.D awarded: March 11th, 2014.
Thesis title:"Dynamical barmode instability in magnetized relativistic stars "
* Sebastiano Bernuzzi. Ph.D awarded: February 24th, 2009.
Thesis title:"Numerical simulations of relativistic star oscillations: Gravitational waveforms from perturbative and 3dimensional codes"
* Giovanni Corvino. Ph.D awarded: February 24th, 2009.
Thesis title:"Numerical Study of Dynamical Instability of Isolated Objects in General Relativity"
* Gian Mario Manca (Universitá diParma). Completed March 2007.
"Dynamical instabilities in rapidly rotating neutron star models".
Degree Thesis supervised (relatore)
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* Mario Zanardi. (Universitá diParma). Completed July 18th 2013
``Il passaggio dalla Relatività Ristretta alla Relatività Generale
* Giovanni Conti. (Universitá diParma). Completed November 17th 2010
``Estrazione del segnale di onde gravitazionali da simulazioni numeriche delle equazioni di Einstein''.
* Marco Bertolini. (Universitá diParma). Completed October 15th 2007.
``Elementi di Matrice dell'operatore volme in gravitá Quantistica''.
* Fabio Sassi (Universitá diParma). Completed April 18th 2007.
``Determinazione nuymerice dei modi quasi normali di oscillazione in relativitá genenerale''
* Lorenza Sarti (Universitá diParma). Completed April 19th 2006.
``Analisi online in simulazioni numeriche di stelle di neutroni in relativitá generale''
Grants
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* Principal Investigator of the PRACE project (“14th EU regular PRACE call”): “3BNSdisk  Unequal mass binary neutron star mergers 
gravitational wave emission and properties of the accretion disk”. To the project has been awarded 30,000,000 core hours on
the HPC system “Marconi  KNL” located at CINECA (Bologna, Italy)
* Principal Investigator of the PRACE project (“6th EU regular PRACE call”): “3DMagRoI : Highresolution 3D study of MRI in relativistic rotating stars”.
To the project has been awarded 25,000,000 core hours on the HPC system “FERMI” located at CINECA (Bologna, Italy)
* € 6900: FIL0719037 (Universitá diParma) Ricerca Scientifica fondi quota EX 60% (FIL).
"Relatività generale e simulazione numerica di sorgenti astrofisiche di onde gravitazionali".
Talks
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* Bardonecchia (Italy), September 4th, 1992. X Italian General Relativity Conference, "Galilean Theories of Gravitation”.
* Montepulciano (Italy), May 1993. II Workshop on ``Constraints Theory and Quantization Methods'', "Generalized Newtonian Gravities as ``gauge'' theories of the extended Galilei Group".
* Cambridge (United Kingdom), June 1994. Workshop "Geometry of Constrained Dynamical Systems", "Gauging Kinematical and Internal Symmetry Groups for Extended Systems".
* Santa Margherita, (Italy), September 1996, ``II Meeting on Constrained Dynamics and Quantum Gravity'', "Spin Networks and Recoupling in Loop Quantum Gravity".
* Warsaw, (Poland). November 28th, 1996, Poland. Talk at the Department of Theoretical Physics, "The Volume Operator in Loop Quantum Gravity".
* Jerusalem (Israel), June 1997. 8th Marcell Grossmann Meeting, "The Equivalence between the Connection and the Loop Representation of Quantum Gravity".
* Pittsburgh (USA), University, Pittsburgh PA USA. October 21st, 1997 ``The Matrix elements of the Constraint Operators in Loop Quantum Gravity''.
* Pune (India), 15th International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation (GR15). ``The Matrix elements of the Constraint Operators in Loop Quantum Gravity''.
* Monopoli (Italy), ൕo Congresso Nazionale di Relatività Generale e Fisica della Gravitazione", September 21st25th, Plenary talk: "Gravità Quantistica: formulazione canonica, basata sulle variabili di loop, e suo formalismo spazio temporale."
* SISSA, Trieste, (Italy), March 25th, 1998. ``SpinNetworks, decorated graphs and shadows surface in loop quantum gravity''.
* Pavia (Italy), October 23rd, 1998. Physics department, Pavia University: "Gravità Quantistica: formulazione canonica, basata sulle variabili di loop, e suo formalismo spazio temporale."
* Marseille (France), April 1st, 1999. Centre de Physique Théorique, CNRS: "Plebanski action and the BarrettCrane spin foam model".
* Trieste (Italy), May 13th, 1999. International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP). "Canonical quantum gravity: the loop variables approach".
* Budapest (Hungary), May 17th, 1999. KFKI research institute for particle and nuclear physics: "Canonical quantum gravity: the loop variables approach".
* Wien (Austria), May 20th, 1999. Wien University: "SpinFoam models and Loop Quantum Gravity".
* Parma (Italy), July 23rd, 1999. Dipartimento di Fisica dell’università di Parma: "Modelli di gravità quantistica come teorie di campo su spazio omogeneo".
* Bangalore (India), August 17th, 2000. Lat2000 (Gravity): "Matrix model formulation of four dimensional gravity".
* Vietri (Italia), April 8th, 2001. "Modelli di matrice generalizzati e condizioni di varietà in dimensione quattro".
* Vietri (Italia), March 22th, 2002. "Il progetto Albert100".
* La Jolla, California, ``Computing in High Energy Physics 2003'', 2428 Mar 2003, ``THE APENEXT PROJECT.'' parallel talk.
* Albert Einstein Institute MPG Golm, Germany, ``Cactus Retreat'', July 17th 2004, ``Study of Barmode instability using Whisky: a first step towards''
* Vietri sul mare, Salerno Italy, Workshop Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, March 21st, 2005, ``Loop quantum Gravity and Spin Foam Models''
* Mexico City (Mexico), at CINVAST, Centro de Investication Scientifica de le IPN, May 4th, 2005. Talk: ``Loop quantum Gravity and Spin Foam Models''
* Albert Einstein Institute MPG Golm, Germany, ``2nd Cactus Retreat'', June 7th 2005, ``Study of Barmode instability using Whisky''
* Oviedo (Asturias) Spain, XXVIII Spanish Relativity Meeting", September 610 2005, "Accurate simulations of the barmode instability in General Relativity", parallel talk.
* Freie Universität Berlin, Eleventh Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, July 23  29, 2006. "Accurate simulations of the dynamical BARmode instability in General relativity"
* Torino, XVII SIGRAV Conference, September 47, 2006, "Accurate simulations of the dynamical BARmode instability in General relativity", Plenary Talk.
* Vietri sul Mare (Italia), Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, March 30April 4 2007, ``Dynamical BARmode Instability in General Relativity'', plenary talk.
* ICRA Pescara (Italia), 10th ItalianKorean Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics, June 2530 2007, ``Numerical 3D simulation of dynamical instabilities of rotating relativistic self gravitating polytropic mater'', plenary talk.
* Sydney (Australia), 18th International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation (GRG18), July 813 2008, ``Dynamical instabilities of rotating relativistic star'', parallel talk.
* Heidelberg (Germany), DELTA 2007 Workshop on QCD, Nonequilibrium Dynamics, Complex Systems, and Simulational Methods, December 1416 2007, ``Numerical Relativity Overview and a concrete case: Dynamical instabilities of rotating relativistic stars'', plenary talk.
* Black Hole Astrophysics 2008, APCTP Winter School, Daejeon and Pohang 2429 January 2008. 3 two hours lectures titled: "Relativistic SelfGravitating Systems";
* Pisa (Italy), "XIX SIGRAV Conference on General Relativity and Gravitational Physics", September 2010, ``Physics from the DragFree motion of the LISA constellation''
* Vietri Sul Mare (Italy), Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, March 30April 4, 2012, ``Numerical Relativity and Astrophysics of compact objects''.
* Vietri Sul Mare (Italy), Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, March 30April 4 2012, ``Magnetic Field evolution in dynamically unstable differentially rotating relativistic star model''
* Tahiti (Fench Polinesia), "CompStar: the physics and astrophysics of compact stars", June 48, 2012, ``Effect of magnetic Field on dynamical instability of Neutron Stars'', parallel talk
Rome (Italy), "TEONGRAV 2014", 45 February, Dipartimento di Fisica, "Sapienza" Universit di Roma, `` Numerical studies of dynamical instabilities of isolated stars'', talk.
* Aleessandria (Italy), "XXI Conferenza SIGRAV Relativit Generale e Fisica della Gravitazione", 1519 September, 2014, Dipartimento di Scienze e Innovazione Tecnologica, Università del Piemonte Orientale, ``The dependence on the stiffness of the Equation of State of the threshold for the onset of the barmode instability of Neutron Stars in full General Relativity'', parallel talk.
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2022/2023
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2022/2023
 Course year: 1  First cycle degree (DM 270)  COMPUTER SCIENCE  A.Y.: 2022/2023
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2021/2022
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2021/2022
 Course year: 1  First cycle degree (DM 270)  COMPUTER SCIENCE  A.Y.: 2021/2022
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2020/2021
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2020/2021
 Course year: 1  First cycle degree (DM 270)  COMPUTER SCIENCE  A.Y.: 2020/2021
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2019/2020
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2019/2020
 Course year: 1  First cycle degree (DM 270)  COMPUTER SCIENCE  A.Y.: 2019/2020
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2018/2019
 Course year: 2  First cycle degree (DM 270)  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING  A.Y.: 2017/2018
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2018/2019
 Course year: 1  First cycle degree (DM 270)  COMPUTER SCIENCE  A.Y.: 2018/2019
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2017/2018
 Course year: 2  First cycle degree (DM 270)  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING  A.Y.: 2016/2017
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2017/2018
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2016/2017
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2015/2016
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2014/2015
Anno accademico di erogazione: 2013/2014
 Course year: 1  Second cycle degree  PHYSICS  A.Y.: 2013/2014
Professor/Teacher
 First cycle degree (DM 270) COMPUTER SCIENCE A.Y. 2022/2023
 First cycle degree (DM 270) COMPUTER SCIENCE A.Y. 2021/2022
 PHYSICS A.Y. 2021/2022
 First cycle degree (DM 270) COMPUTER SCIENCE A.Y. 2020/2021
 Second cycle degree PHYSICS A.Y. 2020/2021
 PHYSICS A.Y. 2020/2021
 Second cycle degree PHYSICS A.Y. 2019/2020
 Second cycle degree PHYSICS A.Y. 2018/2019
 Second cycle degree PHYSICS A.Y. 2017/2018
 Second cycle degree Physics A.Y. 2016/2017
 Second cycle degree PHYSICS A.Y. 2015/2016
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