Prof. Dr.

Luca Gerardo Giorda

Group Leader

Mathematical Methods in Medicine and Life Sciences

Contact

Telephone: +43 732 2468-4141

Biographical sketch

  • born on March 19, 1972 in Barge (CN), Italy
  • 1996: Laurea Degree in Mathematics, University of Turin, Italy
  • 2002: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Trento, Italy
  • 2014: Qualification to Professor in Applied Mathematics (Section 26), French Ministry of Research
  • 2018: Qualification to Full Professor in Numerical Anaysis, Italian Ministry of University and Research

FORMER AND CURRENT POSITIONS

  • 1999-2002: PhD student at University of Trento, Italy
  • 2001: Stagiaire de Recherche, Centre de Mathematiques Appliquees, Ecole Politechnique, Paris, France
  • 2003-2004: Marie Curie Industry Fellow, Division of Applied Mathematics, Institut Francais du Petrole, Rueil Malmaison, France
  • 2004-2007: Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics, University of Trento, Italy
  • 2008-2010: Post Doc Fellow and Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University, Atlanta (GA), USA
  • 2010-2011: Fellow of the Centre for Disease Ecology, Emory University, Atlanta (GA), USA
  • 2011-2014: Senior Researcher, Mathematical Biology and Molecular Simulation Group, BCAM Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, Bilbao, Spain
  • 2014-2020: Research Line Leader, Mathematical Modelling in Bioscience, BCAM Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, Bilbao, Spain
  • since Feb. 2020: Full Professor of Mathematical Methods in Medicine and Life Sciences, Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • since Feb. 2020: Group Leader of Mathematical Methods in Medicine and Life Sciences Group, RICAM

    Research interests

    • Biomedical modeling and simulation
    • Electrocardiology and Radiofrequency ablation
    • Multiscale Glioma modeling
    • Infectious diseases
    • Numerical Approximation of PDE
    • Fractional diffusion