Dr Paolo Barucca


Theoretical Physicist, Scuola Normale Superiore


Paolo is a Theoretical Physicist specialising in Statistical Physics of disordered and complex systems. He has been working on Network Theory and Mathematical Finance in the last two years with Prof Lillo at SNS and currently with Prof. Battiston at UZH. He is currently researching systemic risk in financial networks and economic inequality trying to provide informative, reliable and network-adjusted estimators for quantifying risk and for designing more sustainable financial policies. 


  • disordered and complex systems,
  • random matrix theory,
  • network theory,
  • economics and finance