SIR Project n. RBSI14VT0S


Non-conforming polyhedral finite element methods for the approximation of partial differential equations


Project information

- Duration: Sept. 2015 - Sept. 2018

- Total cost: 340K Euro

- Funding agency: MIUR

Research team

  1. -Paola F. Antonietti, Principal Investigator

  2. -Ilario Mazzieri, Assistant Professor at MOX

  3. -Francesco Bonaldi, Postdoctoral fellow at MOX

  4. -Chiara Facciola, Doctoral student at MOX

- Giorgio Pennesi, Doctoral student at MOX

Open positions

- New positions will open soon.

Starting grant funded by MIUR - Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research.

The project PolyPDEs is among the 144 selected projects out of 5252 grant proposals in all fields of Sciences and Humanities (success rate 2.7%).

Project summary

The project PolyPDEs aims at developing and analysing a new class of high-order non-conforming numerical methods on polytopal grids for the numerical solutions of partial differential equations and applying these innovative methodologies to the simulation of earthquake scenarios in moderate-to-high Italian seismic areas.