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I am Francesca Arici and I am a postdoctoral researcher at the MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences in Leipzig.

I completed my Ph.D. in September 2015 at SISSA, Trieste (IT), under the supervision of Giovanni Landi.

After that I was a post doc at IMAPP Nijmegen (NL) in the group of Walter van Suijlekom, and then a part-time researcher and part-time science relation officer at MPI MiS.

My research interests are in the field of noncommutative geometry and I am interested in its interplay with theoretical physics. At the moment I am investigating lattice gauge theory with operator algebra techniques. I am also interested in index theory and its applications to operator algebras, in particular Cuntz--Pimsner algebras, graph C*-algebras and their K-theory.

A detailed CV can be found here.


September 2018   I have been elected to Deputy Memeber of the Standing Commmitee of EWM.

July 2018   I have been awarded an NWO Veni Grant to study the noncommutative topology of sphere bundles. See the NWO Website.

Conferences, Workshops and Seminars


Speaker in the Analysis Seminar, Potsdam (DE), January 25 2019.

Women at the Intersection of Mathematics and High Energy Physics, Geneva (CH), 18-20 February 2019.

Speaker in the Analysis Seminar, Newcastle (UK), March 5 2019.

Speaker in the Analysis Seminar, Glasgow (UK), March 7 2019.

Algebraic and Geometric Aspects of Quantum Field Theory, Freiburg (DE), 16-18 April 2019.

BIRS Worskshop Topological Phases of Interacting Quantum Systems, Casa Matemática Oaxaca (MX), 2-7 June 2019.

XXXVIII Workshop on Geometric Methods in Physics, Bialowieza (PL). June-July 2019.


My ArXived Papers

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Contact me

Francesca Arici
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstr. 22
04103 Leipzig

Room D3.05b