University of Bologna, Italy
Loris Ferrari is graduated in Physics at the University of Bologna, with highest praise. He was awarded with Guglielmo Marconi prize in 1974. He became Assistant of Analytical Mechanics at University of Ferrara (Italy). He became Associate Professor of Condensed Matter Physics in 1981. Since 1985 he held a number of courses in the field of condensed matter at the Department of Physics of the University of Bologna. His research work was initially concerned with glasses and glass transition. In this period he cooperated with Sir N F Mott and W A Phillips of the University of Cambridge. Then he worked in the field of renormalization group theory and non autonomous quantum systems. At present, he works on ultracold bosonic systems and superfluidity. He has published about 80 papers in reputated scientific reviews.