# ABOUT ME

## PERSONAL INFORMATION

Assistant Professor in Mathematical Physics (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Physical Sciences and Earth Sciences of the University of Messina.Address: Viale F. Stagno d'Alcontres 31, 98166 Messina, Italy |
E-mail: mgorgone@unime.it |

## EDUCATION

"24 CFU per accesso FIT" on December 28th, 2018 at the University of Messina.

Ph.D. in Mathematics and Computer Science on March 27th, 2017 at the University of Catania, defending a doctoral thesis titled

"Symmetries, Equivalence and Decoupling of First Order PDE's", advisor Prof. Francesco Oliveri (University of Messina).

Master's Degree in Mathematics on December 19th, 2012 at the University of Messina, discussing a thesis titled "Trasformazioni di equivalenza di leggi di bilancio dissipative" with a grade of 110/110 cum laude.

Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics on December 17th, 2010 at the University of Messina, discussing a thesis titled "Su un modello di dinamica cellulare nella risposta immunitaria mediata dai linfociti T" with a grade of 110/110 cum laude.

## POSITIONS

January, 2022 – In progress: Assistant Professor in Mathematical Physics (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the University of Messina.

July, 2020 – December, 2021: Postdoctoral Researcher in Mathematical Physics (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the University of Messina.
Title of the research project: *"Discrete and continuous dynamical models of complex systems,
and determination of exact, approximate or numerical solutions".*

April, 2017 – June, 2020: Research collaborator in Mathematical Physics (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the University of Messina.

## MAIN RESEARCH INTERESTS

- Lie group theory and applications of ordinary and partial differential equations.
- Approximate, conditional, contact and equivalence symmetries.
- Continuum mechanics and thermodynamics.
- Operatorial models for macroscopic systems.
- Symbolic and numerical computation (MATLAB, Reduce, Wolfram Mathematica).

## RESEARCH PROJECTS AND AWARDS

December, 2021: Kovalevskaya Grant for the International Congress of Mathematicians 2022 (Saint Petersburg (on line), Russia, July 6th-14th, 2022).

A.Y. 2020/2021: Principal investigator of the "Progetto Giovani" of national research titled "Modelli dinamici continui e discreti di sistemi complessi" funded by G.N.F.M.

A.Y. 2015/2016: Member of the "Progetto Giovani" of national research titled "Formazione di pattern, insorgenza di fenomeni oscillatori e soluzioni localizzate in sistemi di reazione-diffusione con diffusione non lineare" funded by G.N.F.M.

January, 2014 – In progress: Member of the National Group of Mathematical Physics (G.N.F.M.) of the "Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica" (I.N.d.A.M.).

November, 2013 – October, 2016: Ph.D. scholarship in Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Catania.

## TEACHING ACTIVITY

A.Y. 2021/2022: "Mathematics for Data Analysis" (S.S.D. MAT/07, Bachelor's Degree Course in Computer Science-Data Analysis) at the University of Messina.

A.Y. 2021/2022: "Computer Algebra" (Ph.D. Course in "Mathematics and Computational Science") at the University of Messina.

A.Y. 2021/2022: "Corso LaTeX" (Degree Course in Mathematics) at the University of Messina.

A.Y. 2020/2021: "Corso LaTeX" (Degree Course in Mathematics) at the University of Messina.

October, 2019 – In progress: Teaching assistant for the Master's Degree Course in Mathematics "Geometric methods in mathematical physics" (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the University of Messina.

October, 2018 – September, 2021: Teaching assistant for the Master's Degree Course in Mathematics "Lie symmetries of differential equations" (S.S.D. MAT/07) at the University of Messina.

S.Y. 2019/2020: Teacher of Computer Science at the Liceo "Vittorio Emanuele III" in Patti (ME), the I.T.E.T "E. Fermi" in Barcellona P.G. (ME) and the I.T.T. "Copernico" in Barcellona P.G. (ME).

April, 2019 – June, 2019: Tutor in the project "Piano Lauree Scientifiche" at the University of Messina.

S.Y. 2018/2019: Teacher of Computer Science at the Liceo "Vittorio Emanuele III" in Patti (ME) and the Istituto d'Istruzione Superiore "Merendino" in Capo d’Orlando (ME).

S.Y. 2017/2018: Teacher of Computer Science at the Istituto Tecnico Nautico "Caio Duilio" in Messina.

S.Y. 2016/2017: Teacher of Computer Science at the Istituto d'Istruzione Superiore "Merendino" in Capo d’Orlando (ME).

May, 2016 – November, 2016: Specialized Tutor in the project "Attività di tutorato specialistico - didattico per il potenziamento delle conoscenze dell'accesso ai corsi di studio a numero programmato" at the University of Messina.

November, 2016: Tutor in the project "Attività di tutorato informativo e per attività didattico-integrative, propedeutiche e di recupero sui fondi M.I.U.R." at the University of Messina.

April, 2016 – July, 2016: Tutor in the project "Piano Lauree Scientifiche" at the University of Messina.

April, 2016 – May, 2016: Teacher of Mathematics and Physics at the Istituto di Istruzione Superiore Liceo "Medi" in Barcellona P.G. (ME).