# Carmelo Antonio FINOCCHIARO

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**Office:** 328**Email:** carmeloantonio.finocchiaro@unict.it**Web Site:** carmeloantoniofinocchiaro.blogspot.com/

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Carmelo Antonio Finocchiaro works at the University of Catania since 2018 and he is Associated Professor in Algebra and Geometry since December 2021.

In 2017-2018 he was assistant professor in Algebra and Geometry at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Padova.

He is teaching in both master degree course and bachelor degree course in Mathematics and in the bachelor degree course in Engineering.

His research areas are Commutative Algebra and General Topology.

**Education:**

- Master's Degree in Mathematics, University of Catania, December 2006.
- PhD in Mathematics, University Roma Tre, February 2011.

**Professional experiences:**

- Lecturer, University Roma Tre, October 2012 - January 2016.
- Post Doctoral Fellow, University Roma Tre, February 2011 - January 2012.
- Post Doctoral Fellow, University Roma Tre, February 2015 - January 2016.
- Post Doctoral Fellow, TU Graz, February 2016 - February 2017.
- Researcher (type A) in Algebra and Geometry, University of Padua, August 2017 - December 2018.
- Researcher (type B) in Algebra and Geometry, University of Catania, December 2018 - December 2021.
- Associate Professor in Algebra and Geometry, University of Catania, since December 2021 (current position).

**Teaching: **

- Lecturer of Advanced Algebra (Algebra Superiore), for the Master's degree in Mathematics.
- Lecturer of Galois Theory, for the bachelor's degree in Mathematics.
- Lecturer of Linear Algebra and Geometry, for the bachelor's degree in Engineering.
- Coteacher of some courses of Algebra for the Scuola Superiore di Catania.
- Coteacher of some courses of Commutative Algebra for the PhD in Mathematics.

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##### Academic Year 2021/2022

- DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCES

Master's Degree in Mathematics - 1^{st}Year**SUPERIOR ALGEBRA** - DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCES

Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics - 3^{rd}Year**TEORIA DI GALOIS E TEORIA DEI CAMPI**

##### Academic Year 2020/2021

- DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONIC AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering - 1^{st}Year**LINEAR ALGEBRA AND GEOMETRY A - Co** - DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCES

Master's Degree in Mathematics - 1^{st}Year**SUPERIOR ALGEBRA**

##### Academic Year 2019/2020

- DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCES

Master's Degree in Mathematics - 1^{st}Year**SUPERIOR ALGEBRA**

Research activity of Carmelo Antonio Finocchiaro is involved in the research area of application of General Topology in Commutative Algebra, with enphasis in Multiplicative Ideal Theory. He works on spectral spaces of rings and modules, valuation theory, and on ring extensions satisfying prescribed properties: fiber products, amalgamation algebras and quotients of the Rees algebra.