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BCAMSevero Ochoa Award

basque center for applied mathematics

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Akhmatskaya, Elena

Ikerbasque Research Professor, Group Leader, Berkeley Lab Affiliate Research Professor

Modelling and Simulation in Life and Material Sciences

Mazarredo 14. 48009 Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain


My major research interest is in the development of numerical methods for modelling and simulation of complex systems. The main features of my research career have been:

·         Work on the interface of Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computational Statistics and Computer Science

·         Broad diapason of research activities from developing theoretical methods and implementing them on high performance, computers to application of software codes for study of important phenomena and processes

·         Collaboration with multi-international academic and industrial partners (Oxford University (UK),
Imperial College London (UK), St Andrews University (UK), Berkeley Labs (USA),
Accelrys Inc. (USA), NAG (UK), POLYMAT (Spain), energiGUNE (Spain), bioGUNE (Spain) among others)

·         Work experience:
Academic: Cornell University, USA;
University of Manchester, Imperial College, UK.

Industrial: Fujitsu Centre for Information Technology, UK;
Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe, UK.

Eusko Jaurlaritza - Gobierno Vasco ikerbasque - Basque Foundation for Science Bizkaia xede. Bizkaiko Foru Aldundia innobasque - Agencia vasca de la innovación Universidad del País Vasco (UPV/EHU) Ayuntamiento de Bilbao - Bilboko Udala