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


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