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Dr Massimo Cavallaro

Job Title
Research Fellow
Department
Mathematics
Research Interests

Biology entered a new phase, where rigorous quantitative methods are integrated in both fundamental research and biotechnology extensively. On my end, I currently use stochastic modeling to investigate the mechanisms of mRNA transcription with
Dr. Daniel Hebenstreit
and
Prof. Bärbel Finkenstädt Rand
and am funded by the BBSRC.

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

Biography

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

Research Theme:

Biotechnology