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Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Prof. Filippo Gazzola at Politecnico di Milano


The course "Understanding Mathematical Models" offers a comprehensive exploration of various mathematical modeling techniques and their applications across diverse fields. Over a series of lectures, this course delves into the fundamentals of mathematical models, introducing students to a range of modeling types, from linear and non-linear models to probabilistic, statistical, and discrete models. It covers advanced topics like differential equations, optimization, chaos theory, machine learning applications, and complex systems modeling. Emphasizing real-world relevance, the course includes case studies and practical applications, enabling students to grasp the significance of mathematical modeling in problem-solving across industries. Throughout the program, students will gain a deep understanding of how mathematical models are constructed, analyzed, and applied, catering to a wide spectrum of complexities and scenarios.

At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the eductor indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.

Understanding Mathematical Models, by Filippo Gazzola

  • Filippo Gazzola is a distinguished educator in the field of mathematics, specializing in the application of mathematical theories to real-world engineering challenges. As a Full Professor of Mathematical Analysis at Politecnico di Milano, his extensive teaching experience spans over two decades. Gazzola's expertise in Optimization and Differential Equations has been recognized through numerous accolades and awards, including the Teaching Award from Università Bocconi.

    He is an accomplished author of several publications and books that delve into the mathematical models and stability analysis of structures, particularly focusing on suspension bridges. Gazzola's research contributions, notably in nonlinear equations for beams and degenerate plates with piers, provide a comprehensive understanding of the stability of such structures. His work not only caters to mathematicians and engineers but also contributes to addressing real-life engineering challenges.

    Aside from his academic roles, Gazzola has served as a Visiting Professor at various esteemed institutions globally, including Université libre de Bruxelles, where he imparts his knowledge and expertise in mathematics. His dedication to education and his notable contributions to the field of mathematics make him an influential figure in academia.