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Photo by Pawel Konieczny. 

Honors and Awards
 2021 Fellow, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
 2019 Teresa Cohen Mathematical Service Award, Penn State University.
 2011 Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize, awarded by the Association for Women in Mathematics.
Previous and Visiting Positions:
 Visiting Professor, New York UniversityAbu Dhabi, JanuaryMay 2020.
 Longterm Visitor, Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics, FebruaryMarch, 2017
 Secretary, SIAM Activity Group on Analysis of PDE, January 2013December 2014
 Core Visitor, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, SeptemberOctober 2014
 Associate Professor, Penn State University, 20092013
 Michler Visiting Fellow, Cornell University, Spring 2012
 Longterm visitor, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, JanuaryJune 2010.
 Assistant Professor, Penn State University, 20032009
 Gibbs Instructor, Yale University, 20002003 (onleave 20012002)
 Postdoctoral Associate, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, JanuaryJune 2002
 Postdoctoral Fellow, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, AugustDecember 2001
 Liftoff Fellow, Clay Mathematics Institute, JuneJuly 2000
Education:
 Ph.D. Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , 2000. Adviser: Michael E. Taylor.
 B.S./M.S. Physics, Milan University, Italy, 1994. Adviser: Paolo CottaRamusino.
Conferences/Programs Organized
 Program Mathematical aspects of turbulence: where do we stand?, Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge University, January 4June 24, 2022.
 Connections Workshop: Mathematical problems in fluid dynamics, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), Berkeley, January 2022, 2020.
 Workshop Transport and Mixing in Complex and Turbulent Flows, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), UCLA, January 1115, 2021.
 Workshop Mathematical Aspects of Hydrodynamics, Mathematics Institute, Oberwolfach, Germany, August 1823, 2019.
 XVII International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems Theory, Numerics, Applications, Penn State University, June 2529, 2018.
 Irregular Transport: Analysis and Applications, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland, June 2630, 2017.
 Recent Advances in hydrodynamics, Banff International Research Station, Bannf, Canada, June 510, 2016.
 Summer School on Transport, Mixing, and Fluids, Levico Terme, Italy, Jule 2024, 2015.
 Workshop Mathematical Analysis of Turbulence, Thematic Program "Mathematics of Turbulence", IPAM, UCLA, September 29October 3, 2014.
 School "Around Vortices: from Continuum to Quantum Mechanics", Thematic Program on Incompressible Fluids, IMPA, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 1221, 2014.
 A Conference on Partial Differential Equations Analytic and Geometric Aspects in honor of Michael Taylor's 65th birthday, UNCChapel Hill, July 1620, 2012.
 Workshop on the Mathematics of Financial Risk Management, Penn State, May 1011, 2012.
 3rd Workshop in Fluids and PDE, June 27  July 1, 2011, Campinas, Brazil.
Ensemble of Bred Vectors for a model of Thermohaline Circulation (MATLAB © generated, N. Balci, A. Mazzucato, J. Restrepo, and G. Sell) 

FEM solution of the
Laplace equation in a crack domain with Dirichlet b. c. (Generated using C code, available here , H. Li and V. Nistor.)  
Section of slowness
surface for transversely isotropic media (MAPLE© generated, A. Mazzucato & L. Rachele) 
Research Interests.
Analysis of Partial Differential Equations: Fluid Mechanics: boundary layers, vanishing viscosity limit, optimal mixing, wellposedness of the fluid equations.
 Elasticity: anisotropic elastostatics in generalized polyhedral domains (with applications to the Finite Element and Generalized Finite Element Methods), quasistatic crack formation, elastic dislocations, wave propagation in anisotropic elastic media.
 Inverse Problems: uniqueness and reconstruction of elastic moduli in anisotropic elasticity, determination of elastic dislocations in seismology, parameter estimation for Kolomogorov equations.
Research partially supported by grants from the National Science Foundation, Division of Mathematical Sciences.
Fields of Expertise:
 Continuum Mechanics.
 Analysis of Partial Differential Equations.
 Inverse Problems.
 Global analysis, analysis on Manifolds.
 Harmonic and Microlocal Analysis.
 Numerical Analysis.
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