Research Assistant Professor

Work Experience:

2011/07 - 2014/06, Research Assistant, Physics Department, University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy
2015/01 - 2015/12, Postdoc Fellow, Physics of Fluids & Applied Physics Department, University of Twente & Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
2016/01 - 2018/01, Postdoc Fellow, Physics Department, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy
2018/02 - 2019/07, Postdoc Fellow, Applied Physics Department, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2019/10 - Today, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology

Learning Experience:

2005 - 2008, Bachelor in Physics, University of Rome “Sapienza”
2008 - 2010, Master in Theoretical Physics, University of Rome “Sapienza”
2010 - 2014, Ph.D., Physics Department, University of Rome “Sapienza”


1) “Metastability at the Yield-Stress Transition in Soft Glasses", M. Lulli, R. Benzi, M. Sbragaglia, Physical Review X 8 (2), 021031 (2018)
2) “Highly optimized simulations on single- and multi-GPU systems of the 3D Ising spin glass model”, M. Lulli, M. Bernaschi, G. Parisi, Computer Physics Communications 196, 290-303 (2015)
3) “Fluidization and wall slip of soft glassy materials by controlled surface roughness”, L. Derzsi, D. Filippi, G. Mistura, M. Pierno, M. Lulli, M. Sbragaglia, M. Bernaschi, P. Garstecki, Physical Review E 95 (5), 052602 (2017)
4) “Out-of-equilibrium finite-size method for critical behavior analyses”, M. Lulli, G. Parisi, A. Pelissetto, Physical Review E 93 (2016)
5) “Fluidisation and plastic activity in a model soft-glassy material flowing in micro-channels with rough walls”, A. Scagliarini, M. Lulli, M. Bernaschi, M. Sbragaglia, Europhysics Letters, 114 64003 (2016)
6) “GPU based detection of topological changes in Voronoi diagrams", M. Bernaschi, M. Lulli, M. Sbragaglia, Computer Physics Communications 213, 19-28 (2017)
7) “Wall fluidization in two acts: from stiff to soft roughness”, L. Derzsi, D. Filippi, M. Lulli, G. Mistura, M. Bernaschi, P. Garstecki, M. Sbragaglia, M. Pierno, Soft matter 14 (7), 1088-1093 (2018)
8) “Canonical Quantum Gravity: Fundamentals and Recent Developments”, F. Cianfrani, O. M. Lecian, M. Lulli, G. Montani, World Scientific (2014)
9) “Solution of the noncanonicity puzzle in General Relativity: A new Hamiltonian formulation”, F. Cianfrani, M. Lulli, G. Montani, Physics Letters B 710 (4-5), 703-709 (2012)
10) “Configuration-tree theoretical calculation of the mean-squared displacement of particles in glass formers”, H.Y. Deng, C.S. Lee, M. Lulli, L.H. Zhang, C.H. Lam, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment (9), 094014 (2019)
11) “On the impact of controlled wall roughness shape on the flow of a soft material”, F. Pelusi, M. Sbragaglia, A. Scagliarini, M. Lulli, M. Bernaschi, S. Succi, EPL (Europhysics Letters) 127 (3), 34005 (2019)
12) “Parallel Quasi Exhaustive Search of Optimal Asset Allocation for Pension Funds”, M. Bernaschi, M. Carrozzo, M. Lulli, G. Piperno, D. Vergni, American Journal of Operations Research 6 (05), 387 (2016)