Curriculum

Lucilla de Arcangelis 
Department of Industrial and Information Engineering
University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"
via Roma 29
I 81031 Aversa (Caserta), Italy
Tel:+39 081 5010249 / 676848
Fax:+39 081 5037042
E-mail: lucilla.dearcangelis_AT_unicampania.it

 

 

 

 

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EDUCATION  
9/81 - 7/86

Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Physics at Boston University
(Boston, USA) with Prof. Sidney Redner.
Thesis in Statistical Mechanics: "Multifractality in Percolation:
the Voltage Distribution".

11/74 - 3/80

Laurea in Fisica (Master of Science in Physics) Summa cum Laude
at the University of Napoli with Prof. Giuseppe Iadonisi.
Thesis in Solid State Physics: "Theory of Surface Plasmons".

 

EMPLOYMENT  
11/14 -  present Full Professor of Theoretical Physics of Condensed Matter, Department of Industrial and Information Engineering, Second University of Naples.
11/01 - 10/14 Associate Professor of Theoretical Physics at the Department of Industrial and Information Engineering of the Second University of Naples (Italy).
 1/3/13 - 31/5/13

Visiting Professor at the Istitute "Computational Physics for Engineering Materials", ETH Zurich (CH).

 11/1/08 - 10/31/09

Visiting Professor at the Istitute "Computational Physics for Engineering Materials", ETH Zurich (CH).

 1/1/09 - 30/6/09

Bourse senior for foreign scientists by the Ville de Paris at the Laboratoire de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (F).

 6/08

Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratoire de
Physique Thermique dell'E.S.P.C.I., Paris (F).

1/08 Visiting Professor (Chaire Paris Sciences) at the Laboratoire
de Physique Thermique dell'E.S.P.C.I., Paris (F).
1/07 Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratoire de 
Physique Thermique dell'E.S.P.C.I., Paris (F).
9/03

Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratoire
L.P.M.M.H. dell'E.S.P.C.I., Paris (F).

11/96 - 10/01

Professor of General Physics at the Department of
Information Engineering of the Second University of Naples (Italy). 

11/93 - 10/96 

Professor of Theoretical Physics at the Physics Department
of the University of L'Aquila (Italy). 

10/90 - 10/93

CNRS research position (CR1) at the L.P.M.M.H. of the
E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).

7/89 - 6/90 Visiting scientist at the Service de Physique Theorique, CEN,
Saclay (France).
6/89

Visiting scientist at the HLRZ (Hochstleistungsrechenzentrum)
del KFA (Kernforschungsanlage), Julich (FRG).

6/87 - 5/89

Visiting scientist at the Centre d' Etudes Nucleaires, Saclay (France)
with a fellowship of the European Community.

11/86 - 4/87

Post Doctoral position at the University of Cologne, Koln (FRG)
with Prof. Dietrich Stauffer.

9/81 - 7/86

Research and Teaching Assistant at Boston University, in the
Center for Polymer Studies.

 

LEAVE  

24/11/14-

12/12/2014

Invited scientist at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of Santa Barbara.
1/3/13 - 31/5/13         Visiting Professor at the Institute ”Computational Physics  for Engineering Materials”, ETH Zurich (CH).     
11/1/08 - 10/31/09 Sabatical year at the Institute "Computational Physics 
for Engineering Materials", ETH Zurich (CH).
1/1/09 - 6/30/09

Senior scientist fellowship of the Ville de Paris at the Laboratoire
de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).

6/08

Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratoire de
Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France). 

1/08 Visiting Professor (Chaire Paris Sciences) at the Laboratoire
de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).
1/07

Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratoire de
Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).

9/03

Visiting Professor (Chaire Joliot) at the Laboratory
L.P.M.M.H., E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).

1/88 - 2/88

Visiting scientist at the Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Fisicas, Rio
de Janeiro (Brasil) with a joint exchange program CNR (Italy)
and CNPq (Brasil).

HONORS

Since  2016 Secretary of the Commission C3 of the IUPAP.

Since 2014 member of the Commission C3 of the IUPAP.

January - June 2009 Senior Researcher fellowship (6 months) founded by the Ville de Paris, for a scientific collaboration at the E.S.P.C.I.
June 2008, Chaire Joliot at the Laboratory de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).
January 2008, Chaire Paris Sciences at the Laboratory de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).
January 2007, Chaire Joliot at the Laboratoire de Physique Thermique, E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).
September 2003, Chaire Joliot at the laboratory L.P.M.M.H., E.S.P.C.I., Paris (France).

ACADEMIC CHARGES

  • From 11/ 2010 to 12/2012 member of the Executive Committee of the Department of Information Engineering and since 1/2013 member of the Executive Committee of the Department of Industrial and Information Engineering.
  • Member of the evaluation committee for parallel computing projects of INFM in 2007 and 2008.
  • Charged by the Administration committe of CNISM to draw a project of a Graduate School in Science of Condensed Matter involving the 36 Italian Universities associated in CNISM and the CNR. The project has been approved and the Graduate School has started in 2007.
  • from 2005 to 2008, delegate of the Second University of Naples to the Convention of Representatives of CNISM (Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per la Scienza della Materia).
  • from 22/2/01 to 31/5/05, Director of the INFM (National Institute of Condensed Matter) Group of the Second University of Naples.
  • July 2004 Member of the CAR, evaluation committe of the Physics Area on behalf of the Ministry of University (MIUR), at the Second University of Naples.
  • from 2002 to 2006, Member of the Executive committee Of the Regional Center of Competence "Analysis and Monitoring of the Environmental Risk". Responsible of the Center Section "Modeling", member of the Center scientific committee. Delegate INFM in the Center Administrative committee. Responsible of the Modeling Laboratory provided of a Cluster Beowulf for parallel computing (99 dual processors 2.8Mhrz with Myrinet acquired with a EEC grant of 630000 euros).
  • from 2001 to 2002, Delegate INFM to participate to the Planning committee of the Regional Center of Competence "Analysis and Monitoring of the Environmental Risk". Reference person for the Section Seismic Risk. 
  • 1999-2002, Member of the Executive committee of the Information Engineering Department of the Second University of Naples. 
  • 1995-96, Member of the Scientific committee of the Physics Department of the University of L'Aquila.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Qualification to Professor position in French Universities for the Section 28 (Milieux denses et materiaux), Campaign 2011.
  • Qualification to Professor position in French Universities for the Section 29 (Constituants elementaires), Campaign 2011.
  • Qualification to Professor position in French Universities for the Section 30 (Milieux dilues et optique), Campaign 2011.
  • - Qualification to Full Professor in Italian Universities (ASN) in the area 02/A2 (FIS02) “Theoretical Physics of Fundamental Interactions”. Campaign 2012 (validity from 23/01/2017 to 23/01/2023).

HIRING COMMITTEES

  • Member of the evaluation committee for a Professor position in computational physics (code NT1120) at the Department of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim (August 2011).
  • Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 assistant professor of Theoretical Physics at the Faculty of Science of the University of Padova (Italy), (II Session 2007).
  • Member of the evaluation committee for Tenure Track positions CNR-INFM, Genova (Italy), July 2008.
  • Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 associate professor of Theoretical Physics at the Faculty of Science of the University of Salerno (Italy), (I Session 2006).
  • July 2006, Member of the evaluation committee to hire 15 CNISM Researcher positions (Call N. 1).
  • May 2004 Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 Senior Researcher and 4 Reserchers INFM (Call N. 882) at the Research Center "Statistical Mechanics and Complexity", INFM Rome (Italy).
  • 23/6/03 Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 Resercher INFM, Section G (Call N. 801).
  • 28/2/03 Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 Resercher INFM, Naples (Call N. 705).
  • 26/10/01 Member of the evaluation committee for 4 post doc positions INFM (Call N. 538) at the Research Center "Statistical Mechanics and Complexity", INFM Rome (Italy).
  • Member of the evaluation committee to hire 1 X level position for the General Coordinator of the Data processing Center of the Second University of Naples (Call 24/3/00).
  • Member of the evaluation committee for 4 post doc positions, area B01A/B03X, at the Department of Information Engineering of the Second University of Naples.

GRANTS AND RESEARCH PROJECTS

 - Coordinator for the Second University of Naples of the project PRIN (Programmi di ricerca di interesse nazionale) 1997-99: "Static and dynamic properties of the sol-gel transition", funded by the Italian Ministry of University MIUR. National Coordinator Prof. Antonio Coniglio (University of Naples "Federico II"). 
- Coordinator for the Second University of Naples of the project PRIN (Programmi di ricerca di interesse nazionale) 2000-02: "Dynamics and glassy behaviour of the sol-gel transition", funded by the Italian Ministry of University MIUR. National Coordinator Prof. Antonio Coniglio (University of Naples "Federico II").
- Principal coordinator INFM for the project of Regional Center of Competence "Analysis and Monitoring of Environmental Risk", funded by European Community (Mesure 3.16), financement obtained 930000 euro. 
- Coordinator for the Second University of Naples of the project PRIN (Programmi di ricerca di interesse nazionale) 2002-04: "Gelation phenomena and jamming transition", funded by the Italian Ministry of University MIUR. National Coordinator Prof. Antonio Coniglio (University of Naples "Federico II"). 
- Coordinator for the Second University of Naples of the project PRIN (Programmi di ricerca di interesse nazionale) 2004-06: "Scaling behaviour and complex dynamics in polymer systems", funded by the Italian Ministry of University MIUR. National Coordinator Prof. Antonio Coniglio (University of Naples "Federico II"). 
- Coordinator for the Second University of Naples of the project PRIN (Programmi di ricerca di interesse nazionale) 2009: "Unjamming dynamics in sheared granular media: the micro-mechanical and statistical properties of a seismic fault model" funded by the Italian Ministry of University MIUR. National Coordinator Dott. Antonio De Candia (University of Naples "Federico II").

REFEREE ACTIVITY

Member of the Advisory Editorial Board of Physica A and Frontiers in Fractal Physiology. Reviewer for ISCRA (Italian Super-Computing Resource Allocation) at CINECA. Referee for PNAS, Physical Review Letters, Physical Review E, Journal of Chemical Physics, Europhysics Letters, Journal of Physics, European Physical Journal, Physica, Macromolecules and for NSF grants.