Publications since 2021

2022 (Total Impact Factor 2022: 38.48 (based on 2020 IFs))

  1. Computational methods and theory for ion channel research,  C. Guardiani, F. Cecconi, L. Chiodo, G. Cottone, P. Malgaretti, L. Maragliano, M. L. Barabash, G. Camisasca, M. Ceccarelli, B. Corry, R. Roth, A. Giacomello, B. Roux,  Advances in Physics: X 7, 2080587 (2022).  doi: 10.1080/23746149.2022.2080587. Full text here.
  2. Multiscale Evaluation of Electrophysiological Properties of Ion Channels: from Atomistic Description to Hodgkin-Huxley ModelsN. Luchetti, L. Chiodo, A. Loppini, S. Filippi, 2022 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 & IoT, Conference paper (2022). doi: 10.1109/MetroInd4.0IoT54413.2022.9831546. Full text here.
  3. Virtual implantation using conventional scalp EEG delineates seizure onset and predicts surgical outcome in children with epilepsy,  L. Ricci, M. Matarrese, J. M. Peters, E. Tamilia, J. R. Madsen, P. L. Pearl, C. Papadelis, Clinical Neurophysiology 139, 49-57 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.clinph.2022.04.009. Full text here.
  4. A transversely anisotropic thermo-electro-mechanical constitutive model of myocardial tissue with a three-state cell death dynamics for cardiac radiofrequency ablation, L. Molinari, L. Geraro-Giorda, A. Gizzi, J. Mech. Phys. Sol. 161:104810 (2022). doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2022.104810. Full text here.
  5. Optical ultrastructure of canine hearts recovers discordant alternans by in-silico data assimilation, A. Loppini, J. Erhardt, F.H. Fenton, S. Filippi, M. Hörning, A. Gizzi, Front. Netw. Physiol. (2022). 10.3389/fnetp.2022.866101. Full text here.
  6. Multiphysics and multiscale modeling of anisotropic cardiac RFA: Experimental-based model calibration via multi-point temperature measurements, L. Molinari, M. Zaltieri, A. Massaroni, S. Filippi, A. Gizzi, E. Schena.  Front. Physiol. 13: 845896 (2022). 10.3389/fphys.2022.845896. Full text here.
  7. Biomechanical constitutive modeling of gastrointestinal tissues: A systematic review, B. Pathel, A. Gizzi, J. Hashemi, Y. Awakeem, H. Gregersen, and G. Kassab.  Mat. Design 217:110576 (2022). 10.1016/j.matdes.2022.110576. Full text here.
  8. Modeling the degeneration of the collagen architecture in a microstructural model of the human cornea, A. Pandolfi, M.L. De Bellis, A. Gizzi, M. Vasta.  Math. Mech. Sol. May (2022). 10.1177/10812865221092690. Full text here.
  9. Osteolitic vs. Osteoblastic metastatic lesion: Computational modeling of fracture risk in the human vertebra after screws fixation procedure, D. Bianchi, C. Falcinelli, L. Molinari, A. Gizzi, A. Di Martino, J. Clin. Med – 11:2850 (2022). doi: 10.3390/jcm11102850. Full text here.
  10. Multiscale Hybrid Modeling of Proteins in Solvent: SARS-CoV2 Spike Protein as test case for Lattice Boltzmann – All Atom Molecular Dynamics Coupling, M. Lauricella, L. Chiodo, F. Bonaccorso, M. Durve, A. Montessori, A. Tiribocchi, A. Loppini, S. Filippi, S. Succi,  Commun. Comput. Phys. (2022)
  11. Reply to “Added value of high-resolution electrical source imaging of ictal activity in children with structural focal epilepsy”, C. Papadelis, L. Ricci, M. A. G. Matarrese, J. M. Peters, E. Tamilia, J. Madsen, P. L. Pearl,  Clinical Neurophysiology (2022). doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2022.06.001
  12. A simulation study of the effects of His Bundle Pacing in Left Bundle Branch Block, A. Barone, D. Grieco, A. Gizzi, L. Molinari, M. Zaltieri, C. Massaroni, E. Schena, A. Loppini, E. Bressi, E. de Ruvo, L. Caló, S. Filippi,  Med. Eng. Phys. 103847 (2022)  doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2022.103847. Full text here.
  13. A soft and skin-interfaced smart patch based on fiber optics for cardiorespiratory monitoring, D. Lo Presti, D. Bianchi, C. Massaroni, A. Gizzi, E. Schena,  Biosensors 12:363 (2022). doi: 10.3390/bios12060363. Full text here.
  14. Assessment of tools for RNA secondary structure prediction and extraction: a final-user perspectiveM. A. G. Matarrese, A. Loppini, M. Nicoletti, S. Filippi, L. Chiodo, J. Biomol. Struct. Dyn. (2022). doi: 10.1080/07391102.2022.2116110. Full text here.
  15. In silico conformational features of botulinum toxins A1 and E1 according to intraluminal acidification, G. Cottone, L. Chiodo, L. Maragliano, M.-R. Popoff, C. Razetti-Escargueil, E. Lemichez, T.E. Malliavin,  Toxins 14(9), 644 (2022). doi: 10.3390/toxins14090644. Full text here.
  16. Theoretical Study of vibrational properties of peptides: force fields in comparison and ab initio investigation, N. Luchetti, V. Minicozzi, Condens. Matter 7(3), 53 (2022). doi: 10.3390/condmat7030053. Full text here.


  1. Biophysics and Modeling of Mechanotransduction in Neurons: A Review,  M. NicolettiL. ChiodoA. Loppini,  Mathematics 9(4), 323 (2021).  doi: 10.3390/math9040323. Full text here.
  2. Diffusion-based degeneration of the collagen reinforcement in the pathologic human corneaA. Gizzi, M.L. De Bellis, M. Vasta, and A. Pandolfi,  J. Eng. Math. 127, 3 (2021). Full text here.
  3. Biomechanical modeling of metal screw loadings on the human vertebra, L. Molinari, C. Falcinelli, A. Gizzi, A. Di Martino,  Acta Mech. Sin. 37, 307–320 (2021).  doi:10.1007/s10409-021-01063-5. Full text here.
  4. Fracture analysis of pedicle screw angles in the human vertebra: A patient-specific computational model, L. Molinari, C. Falcinelli, A. Gizzi, A. Di Martino, J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mat. 116:104359 (2021)
  5. Modeling and analysis of cardiac hybrid cellular automata via GPU- accelerated Monte Carlo Simulation, L. M. Treml, E. Bartocci, A. Gizzi, Mathematics 9(2):164 (2021).
  6. Noninvasive Mapping of Ripple Onset Predicts Outcome in Epilepsy Surgery, E. Tamilia, M. A. G. Matarrese, G. Ntolkeras, P. E. Grant, J. R. Madsen, S. M. Stufflebeam, P. L. Pearl, C. Papadelis, Ann. Neurol.(2021).
  7. A curvilinear isogeometric framework for the electromechanical activation of thin muscular tissues, A. Nitti, J. Kiendl, A. Gizzi, A. Reali, M.D. de Tullio,  Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engng. 382:113877
  8. Thermal effects on cardiac alternans onset and development: A spatiotemporal correlation analysisA. LoppiniA. BaroneA. GizziC. Cherubini, F.H. Fenton, S. Filippi, Phys. Rev. E Letter 103, L040201 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.103.L040201
  9. Thermodynamics and kinetics of ion translocation in the human wild-type and E-1’A α7 nicotinic receptor, G. Cottone, L. Chiodo, L. Maragliano, Nuovo Cimento C- Colloquia and Communications in Physics, 44 (4-5), 127 (2021). doi:10.1393/ncc/i2021-21127-1. Full text here.
  10. Multiscale Modeling of Wild-Type and Alpha Variant SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein, M. Lauricella, L. Chiodo, F. Bonaccorso, M. Durve, A. Montessori, A. Tiribocchi, A. LoppiniS. Filippi, S. Succi,  in “ENEA CRESCO in the fight against COVID-19”, Editor F. Iannone, Edizioni ENEA (2021).
  11. Role of inhibin B in detecting recurrence of granulosa cell tumors of the ovary in postmenopausal patients, R. Portuesi, A. Loppini, R. Mancari, S. Filippi, N. Colombo, International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer 2021;31:893-898. doi:10.1136/ijgc-2020-002205
  12. A Multiscale Approach to Axon and Nerve Stimulation Modeling: A Review, M. Stefano, F. Cordella, A. LoppiniS. Filippi and L. Zollo, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 29, pp. 397-407, 2021. doi:10.1109/TNSRE.2021.3054551. Full text here.
  13. Hubs, diversity, and synchronization in FitzHugh-Nagumo oscillator networks: Resonance effects and biophysical implications, S. Scialla, A. Loppini, M. Patriarca, E. Heinsalu, Phys. Rev. E 103, 052211 (2021). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.103.052211. Full text here.
  14. A space-fractional bidomain framework for cardiac electrophysiology: 1D alternans dynamics, N. Cusimano, L. Gerardo-Giorda, A. Gizzi, Chaos 31, 073123 (2021). doi:10.1063/5.0050897. Full text here.
  15. A Shearless Microfluidic Device Detects a Role in Mechanosensitivity for AWCON Neuron in Caenorhabditis elegans, D. Caprini, S. Schwartz, E. Lanza, E. Milanetti, V. Lucente, G. FerrareseL. ChiodoM. Nicoletti, V. Folli, Adv. Biol. (2021). doi: 10.1002/adbi.202100927. Full text here
  16. Inferring Excitatory and Inhibitory Connections in Neuronal Networks, S. Ghirga, L. Chiodo, R. Marrocchio,  Javier G. Orlandi, A. Loppini, Entropy 23(9), 1185 (2021). doi: 10.3390/e23091185. Full text here
  17. Electric Source Imaging on Intracranial EEG Localizes Spatiotemporal Propagation of Interictal Spikes in Children with Epilepsy, M. A. G. MatarreseA. Loppini, S. Jahromi, E. Tamilia, L. Fabbri, J. R. Madsen, P. L. Pearl, S. Filippi, C. Papadelis, in 2021 43rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC), pp. 2668-2671. IEEE, 2021. doi: 10.1109/EMBC46164.2021.9630246. Full text here
  18. Mapping Propagation of Interictal Spikes, Ripples, and Fast Ripples in Intracranial EEG of Children with Refractory EpilepsyS. JahromiM. A.G. Matarrese, E. TamiliaM. S. Perry, J. R. Madsen, P. L. Pearl, C. Papadelis, in 2021 43rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC), pp. 194-197. IEEE, 2021. doi:10.1109/EMBC46164.2021.9630250. Full text here