Giovanni Gallavotti

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Giovanni Gallavotti
Portrait of Giovanni Gallavotti.
Giovanni Gallavotti
Born (1941-12-29) December 29, 1941 (age 75)
Naples
Nationality Italian
Fields Mathematical physics
Institutions Sapienza University of Rome
Notable awards
  • Premio Nazionale Presidente della Repubblica, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (1997);
  • Boltzmann Medal (2007).



Giovanni Gallavotti is an Italian mathematical physicist, born in Naples on December 29, 1941.

He is the recipient of the "Premio Nazionale Presidente della Repubblica", presso la Classe di Scienze Naturali dell'Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, 18 June 1997,[1] and the Boltzmann Medal awarded by IUPAP- International Union of Pure and Applied Physics), 11 July 2007, with the citation:

For his fundamental contributions to our precise understanding of equilibrium and non-equilibrium statistical physics, including the development of a constructive renormalization group for phase transitions, dynamical systems and quantum liquids. [2]

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