Curriculum Vitae

  • Education

14/01/2015: Ph.D. in mathematics, University of Rome La Sapienza

28/03/2011: Master’s Degree in applied mathematics, University of Rome La Sapienza (110/110 cum laude)

  • Experience

20/12/2022 – ongoing: MUR direct call for researchers of excellence – Fixed-term assistant professor in numerical analysis (RTDa), Department of Basic and Applied Sciences for Engineering, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

01/09/2021 – 19/12/2022: Assistant Professor (RTDa) in Numerical Analysis, University of Rome La Sapienza

01/09/2020 – 31/08/2021: SAPIExcellence Research Fellowship, University of Rome La Sapienza

01/02/2019 – 31/12/2019: Researcher, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

01/03/2017 – 31/01/2019: Dahlquist Research Fellowship, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (

01/02/2015 – 28/02/2017: Postdoc Position on a Research Project funded by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation in Applied and Computational Mathematics (supervisor: Prof. Anna-Karin Tornberg), KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (

2011: Scholarship at CNR ISAC Institute, Tor Vergata, Italy (supervisor: Prof. Stefania Argentini)

  • Awards and Accreditations

2020: 1st classified at SAPIExcellence 2020, SAPIExcellence is an initiative promoted by Sapienza University of Rome to attract the best and most promising researchers, encouraging them to participate in the Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) and ERC programmes.

2018: Seal of Excellence, Certificate delivered by the European Commission, as the institution managing Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 2014-2020.
The project proposal 841876, BOUNDARIES, submitted under the Horizon 2020’s Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions call H2020-MSCA-IF-2018 of 12 September 2018 by Chiara Sorgentone following evaluation by an international panel of independent experts was scored as a high-quality project proposal in a highly competitive evaluation process.

2017: Dahlquist Research Fellowship, The fellowship is awarded every two years to a young promising numerical analyst to pursue her or his own research interests.

  • Administration and scientific responsibilities

– Organization and co-organization of scientific events (Minisymposium at SIAM CSE 2019, workshop at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, meeting with the numerical analysis group of Bergen, FLOW Annual Meeting 2019)

– Referee activity (BIT Numerical Mathematics, Journal of Computational Physics, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Mathematics (MDPI), Fractal and Fractional (MDPI), AMS American Mathematical Society)

– 2018-2019: Part of the Management Group for the Linné FLOW Centre (

  • Summer/Winter Schools and Trainings

15-26/08/2016: PDC Summer School: Introduction to High Performance Computing, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden

24-28/03/2014: Advanced numerical methods for Earth-System modelling Course, ECMWF (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts), Reading, England

2013-2014: Training at ENEA, Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Centro ricerche Casaccia, Rome, Italy; Study of the energy spectrum for a quasi-geostrophic model

June 2012: Course on parallelization, CASPUR, Rome, Italy

  • Certificates

2020: 24 CFU – Italian teaching certification

  • Other

On campus work placement at the Maths Library “La Sapienza” University of Rome

On campus work placement at the Erasmus Office of “La Sapienza” University of Rome