Jacopo Grilli

I am a biological physicist, with a background in statistical physics and strong experience in interdisciplinary projects and collaborations. Broadly speaking, I am interested in understanding complex phenomena starting from simple rules and minimal assumptions. Most of my research is in theoretical ecology, with a particular focus on ecological networks and neutral theory. I am also working on problems in genomics and cell physiology and, more recently, I started working on aging and stress response in C. elegans.





Currently, I am a Postdoctoral scholar at the University of Chicago, working in the lab of Stefano Allesina. I graduated in Physics in 2011 at the University of Milan and I obtained a Ph.D in Physics in 2015 at the University of Padova, where I was supervised by Amos Maritan.

-In January 2018, I will start as a Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellow at the Santa Fe Institute.-

Download my cv

- - - - - -



News

August 30, 2017

New paper on effect of population abundance on stability on ArXiv.

August 11, 2017

New paper on diversity/stability on ArXiv.

July 26, 2017

Paper on higher-order interactions published in Nature.

July 3, 2017

Paper on last names published in PNAS.

June 20, 2017

Paper on size control in mammalian cells on Biorxiv.

... see all News