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Dr Massimo Cavallaro

Job Title
Research Fellow
Life Sciences
Research Interests

I am interested in the application and development of rigorous quantitative methods in fundamental biology research and biomedicine. I'm currently working with Matt J. Keeling on the Health Data Research UK for the Midlands project. Before that I investigated mechanisms of mRNA transcription with Daniel Hebenstreit and Bärbel Finkenstädt Rand.

My research interests also include interacting particle systems, Monte Carlo methods, large deviation theory and applications to natural and man-made systems.


PhD Applied Mathematics, Queen Mary, University of London, 2016
MSc Theoretical Physics, Università degli Studi di Catania 2012
BSc Physics, Università degli Studi di Catania 2008

  • Asprone, D., Cavallaro, Massimo, Latora, V., Manfredi, G., Nicosia, V., 2014. Urban network resilience analysis in case of earthquakes. In Deodatis, George; Ellingwood, Bruce R.; Frangopol, Dan M. (eds.), Safety, Reliability, Risk and Life-Cycle Performance of Structures and Infrastructures, London, CRC Press, pp. 4069-4075

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