First School of the Italian Society of Statistical Physics


August 29 - September 8, 2022

IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy


The first edition of the School of the Italian Society of Statistical Physics (Società Italiana di Fisica Statistica, SIFS) will be held at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca in Italy.


The school will offer intensive two-weeks courses with follow up meetings. It will be structured into two long courses, four short courses and tutoring activities. The two main courses will be held by Roberto Benzi (Hydrodynamics and Turbulence) and Alessandro Sarracino (Stochastic Thermodynamics). The four seminar courses will be held by Franco Bagnoli (Computational Lab), Diego Garlaschelli (Statistical Physics of Networks), Andrea Puglisi (Granular materials) and Luca Salasnich (Quantum Statistical Physics with cold atoms).

The school represents a great opportunity for students from any country to deepen Statistical Physics topics in a friendly and international environement offering moments of intense study and socialization.

UPDATE

The tuoring activities will be held by Michele Buzzicotti, Lorenzo Buffoni, Alessio Catanzaro, Francesca Giuffrida, Andrea Gnoli, Alessandro Manacorda (more details can be found under Lecturers)


Directors:

  • Roberto Livi, University of Florence

  • Diego Garlaschelli, IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca, and Lorentz Institute, Leiden

Organising committee:

  • Rossana Mastrandrea, IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca, Italy

  • Paolo Politi, Institute for Complex Systems (ISC-CNR), Florence, Italy

  • Fabio Saracco, Centro Ricerche "Enrico Fermi", Rome, Italy