Alberto Paganini

Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

Fireshape: a shape optimization toolbox for Firedrake

School of Mathematics and Actuarial Science
University of Leicester, University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH, United Kingdom

Office: Room 123, Michael Atiyah Building

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Teaching: I am convening the modules MA3513 Business Project, MA4701 Advanced Readings in Mathematics, and the SMAS Dataclub (which is supprted by the online learning platform DataCamp, which specializes in data science and analytics). I am also the course director of the Applied Computation and Numerical Modelling MSc.

I am a numerical analyst and I study numerical methods
for solar physics and PDE-constrained shape optimization.

I am also interest in numerical software. My main project is
the open source library Fireshape.

Please do not hesitate to get in contact if you wish to learn
more about my research.

Short CV:
Before joining the University of Leicester, I worked

  • at the University of Oxford (2016-2019),
  • at Pembroke College (2018-2019),
  • and at ETH Zurich (2011-2016).

You can learn more about my academic family here. My Erdös number is 4.

Here is a list of my most recent work. You can find a complete list on Google Scholar.

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