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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