Short CV/Education and training

  • 1995 – 1999
    Laurea in Mathematics, with specialization in Commutative Algebra, University of Genova, Italy

  • 1999 – 2001
    Masters in Mathematics, University of Notre Dame, IN, USA

  • 2001 – 2004
    PhD studies in Mathematics, with a dissertation in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, University of Notre Dame, IN, USA

  • 2004 – 2008
    Postdoctoral training in Coding Theory and Cryptography, University of Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2008 – 2009
    Lecturer (Oberassistent position), University of Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2009 – 2012
    SNSF Professor, University of Basel

  • Since 2012
    Full Professor, University of Neuchatel

Selected publications

  • E. Gorla, The general hyperplane section of a curve, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 358 (2006), 819-869.

  • E. Gorla, A generalized Gaeta's Theorem, Compositio Math. 144, no. 3 (2008), 689-704.

  • E. Gorla, Torus-based cryptography, Encyclopedia of Cryptography and Security (2nd ed.), S. Jajodia and H. Van Tilborg Editors, Springer-Verlag (2011).

  • E. Gorla, J. Migliore, U. Nagel, Groebner bases via linkage, to appear in J. Algebra.

  • E. Gorla, F. Manganiello, J. Rosenthal, An algebraic approach for decoding spread codes, Adv. Math. Comm. 6, no. 4 (2012), 443 – 466

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • SNSF Grant on "Algebraic Aspects of Linear Network Coding", 2014 – 2016

  • ICT COST Action IC1104 on "Random Network Coding and Designs over GF(q)", 2012 – 2016

  • SNSF Professorship on "Gorenstein liaison: using commutative algebra to study projective schemes", 2009 – 2013

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Representative of the Swiss node in the Management Committee of the ICT COST Action IC1104


You can only see the contact information of the academics in the database if you are a registered user of AcademiaNet.
Please register here


  1. Read what our members say about AcademiaNet.

Follow us

No more excuses!

  1. Please download the brochure "No more excuses" and read more about female experts in Europe, and about AcademiaNet.

Similar profiles

  1. Prof. Dr. Christine Alewell

    Environment, Mathematics and statistics, biogeochemistry, isotope geochemistry, soil science

  2. Dr. Maria Anisimova

    Biological and related sciences, Education, Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), Mathematics and statistics, Bioinformatics, Computational genomics and modeling Molecular evolution

  3. Dr. Bahareh Afshari

    Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), Mathematics and statistics, Mathematical and Computational Logic

  4. Prof. Dr. Zeynep Akata

    Mathematics and statistics, Computer Vision and Machine Learning

Academia Net