Andrea Vanossi

 

 

Research Experience and Interests

 

Modeling and Molecular Dynamics simulations of atomistic processes

 

Microscopic study of sliding friction and confined systems under shear

 

Nanotribological processes in dry and lubricated contacts

 

Nanomanipulation, dynamics and diffusion of nano-objects (clusters, molecular motors,) on surfaces

 

Tribological properties of colloidal systems and granular media

 

Pattern formation, solitons and energy localization phenomena in complex multi-scale systems

 

Nonlinear dynamical systems and Hamiltonian maps

 

Statistical theory of non-equilibrium processes in plasmas

 

 

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