elibal15a     Emilio Elizalde


     Born in Balaguer (Spain).  MS in Physics, MS in Mathematics,

and PhD in Physics from Barcelona University, with "Summa Cum Laude"

and Extraordinary Prizes. Humboldt Fellow in Hamburg and Berlin,

and SEP Fellow in Japan.  Visiting Scholar/Research Contracts

at Hamburg U, PennState U, Trondheim NTNU, the KEK, Hiroshima

U, Jena U, Leipzig U, the NTZ, the MIT, Harvard U, and Trento U.

Professor of Mathematics and Physics at Tarrega and Bellvitge

Colleges, and Barcelona University for over twenty years. Since

1993 a member of the National Higher Research Council of Spain (CSIC),

where he is a Senior Research Professor and Principal Investigator

of various projects—including a top rated Consolider one

(group project)—and team leader of both a Consolider-Ingenio

2010 (CPAN) and a European Union project (CASIMIR). Has been

awarded an Honorary Professorship from Tomsk TSPU University,

Russia. He is also a recipient of the Gold Medal of TSPU University. 


     A special functions expert and a cosmologist, author of

several of the leading references in the fields of Zeta Functions

and Heat Kernels, and their applications to Theoretical Physics

and Cosmology, and of three influential books published by

Springer Verlag and World Scientific. Catalonia’s top mathe-

matical physicist, according to the Reports issued by the

Institute for Catalan Studies, he confesses to be very proud of his

former students, which list includes Prof. J. Soto, Dr. A. Romeo,

Prof. S. Gómez, Dr. S. Leseduarte, Dr. S.R. Hildebrandt news,

Dr. P. Fosalba, and Prof. E. Gaztañaga, among others.


     Head of the Theoretical Physics and Cosmology Group (FTC) at

ICE/CSIC and IEEC. Member of the Editorial Board of twelve International

Journals: The Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical (IOP,

London, 3 terms), The Open Astronomy Journal OAJ, Advances in

Mathematical Physics AMP (Hindawi Publ. Co.), The International

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, The Open

Nuclear & Particle Physics Journal ONPPJ, The International

Journal of Geoscience Research, InTech Europe and China,

The Bulletin of TSPU University Biestnik (Tomsk, Russia) BNKEd,

Galaxies (MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland) GalEd, and Frontiers

in Mathematical Physics FMP (Lausanne, Switzerland), of these

two last he is the Founding Editor-in-Chief. Acts as referee for

over fifty international journals, among which, e.g., Physical

Review Letters, the Journal of Mathematical Physics and the

Journal of Number Theory. He’s been working as a consultant,

an external referee and a member of international boards,

panels and commissions for the assignment of research funds,

Faculty appointments, and PhD degrees: for the Universities

of Leipzig, California, Trento, PennState, Kaiserslautern,

Oklahoma, Brandeis University, the Harvard-Smithsonian

Center of Harvard University, the University of Cape Town,

the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), the

Netherlands Organization for Scientifc Research (NWO),

the National Science Foundation (NSF), FONDECYT, CONICYT, IOP,

the Argentinian National Science Agency FONCyT,

l'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (France), the Spanish

and the Catalan National Evaluation Agencies, and others.

Fellow of the Institute of Physics (London), member of the

American Mathematical and Physical Societies, the European

Mathematical and Physical Societies, the Society for Industrial

and Applied Mathematics, the New York Academy of

Sciences, the Catalan and the Spanish Physical Societies,

the National Geographic Society, and the Planetary Society.


     Invited to the key Conferences of the Spanish Presidency of

the EU Council, 4th Sakharov Conference on Physics, Moscow,

etc. Elected Secretary General of AvHumboldt Spain.

Has received the “Most Valued Reviewer of 2014” award by the

prestigious journal “Annals of Physics”, from Elsevier, Oxford,

UK, whose Editor-in-Chief is the Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek,

and an Honorary Award from the Casimir Network in 2014.

Spanish National Higher Research Council Distinctions of Merit

2012-2013 and 2015-2016. Elected member of the ``Barcelona

Graduate School of Mathematics'' (BGSMath). Received the Medal

and the Founder Distinction Certificate of the AvHumboldt Assoc Spain.

Elected Member of the ESF College of Expert Reviewers. Got the

prestigious JSPS Invitation Fellowship for Research in Japan two times.


     Author of over three hundred research papers in refereed

International Journals and, in all, over 700 original articles and

contributions of different kind, including some newspaper

collaborations. Translator in the field, from English, German,

French, Italian and Portuguese, to Spanish and Catalan.

Married  (M Carme, 1977), sons  (Sergi 1979 newsn2;

Aleix 1982 news, n2, n3), grands (Guillem, 2009,

6years: 1st e-book, 1st talk; Julia, 2015).


Prof. Dr. E. Elizalde 
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas

Instituto de Ciencias del Espacio  (CSIC)
Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya  (IEEC/CSIC)

Campus UAB, Carrer de Can Magrans s/n

08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona) Spain

tel: +34937379788e-mail: elizalde_at_ice.uab.es



  • Local Quantum Physics and beyond, Hamburg, Germany (Sep 26 and 27, 2016) LQPB
  • Beyond Concordance Model II 2016, Cape Town, South Africa (28 Nov–2 Dec 2016) BCMIICT
  • Cosmology and the Quantum Vacuum 2016, CCPP Benasque (4-10 Sep 2016) CQV16
  • IAS Focused Program “Casimir and Van der Waals Physics: Progress and Prospects” Hong Kong (April 25-28, 2016) CasVdW_HK
  • III Russian-Spanish Congress, Santiago de Compostela (8-11 Sep 2015) IIIRS15
  • MITP Workshop “Quantum Vacuum and Gravitation” Mainz, Germany (June 22-26, 2015) MITP15
  • Humboldt Kolleg, Fez, Morocco (March 4-6, 2015) HKF15
  • Dark Side of the Universe 2014, Cape Town, South Africa (Nov. 17-21, 2014) DSU2014
  • South African Gravity Society (SAGS 2014) & George Ellis at 75, Cape Town, SA (Nov. 24-25, 2014) SAGS14
  • Cosmology and the Quantum Vacuum 2014, CCPP Benasque (Sep. 7-13, 2014) CQV14
  • International Congress of Mathematicians ICM2014, Seoul (Aug. 13-21, 2014) ICM2014
  • Casimir Physics 2014, Ecole de Physique des Houches, France (March 30-April 4, 2014) CP2014
  • QVG2013: Workshop Quantum Vacuum and Gravitation, Toulouse, France (Nov. 4-6, 2013) QVG2013
  • International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Physics, Londrina PR Brazil (Oct. 21-26, 2013) 3ICMMP14
  • II Russian-Spanish Congress 2013, Saint-Petersburg (Oct. 1-4, 2013) IIRS13
  • Humboldt Kolleg RAM 2013, Sousse, Tunisia, 28-30 June 2013 RAM13
  • International Workshop on Mathematical Structures in Quantum Systems and Applications, Benasque Center (July 8-14, 2012) MSQS12
  • Casimir Workshop, Lorentz Center, Leiden (March 12-16, 2012) CASW12
  • Dual Year Russia-Spain 2011, Barcelona (Nov 8-11, 2011) DYRS11
  • 10th Quantum Field Theory under the Influence of External Conditions (Benasque, Spain) QFEXT11
  • Spanish Relativity Meeting ERE2011, Madrid (Sep, 2011) ERE2011
  • ESF CASIMIR Topical Meeting: Casimir Forces (Vienna, Austria) CASW11
  • Beyond the Concordance Model, International Workshop (Stellenbosch IAS, South Africa) BCM10
  • Permutation Patterns 2010, Dartmouth College PP2010
  • International Conference on Quantum Field Theory and Gravity (Tomsk, Russia) ICQFTG10 
  • International Workshop on Cosmology, the Quantum Vacuum, and Zeta Functions (ICE/UAB) CQVZF EE60 Proceedings pictures(1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)
  • 9th Quantum Field Theory under the Influence of External Conditions (Oklahoma) QFEXT09 
  • Workshop on Casimir Forces and Their Measurement, Yale University (New Heaven) NC-AFM 2009
  • New Frontiers in Casimir Force Control, Santa Fe (New Mexico) CFC 2009 
  • III Mathematica Congress in Spain (Salamanca) 3CM 2009
  • 4th International Sakharov Conference on Physics (Moscow) SC4-2009
  • Symposium The Casimir Effect and Cosmology Brevik Fest (Trondheim)
  • Workshop The Directions of Modern Cosmology (Barcelona) DMC 2009
  • International Workshop 60 Years of Casimir Effect (Brasilia) 60YCE 2008
  • 8th Quantum Field Theory under the Influence of External Conditions (Leipzig) QFEXT07
  • 7th Quantum Field Theory under the Influence of External Conditions (Barcelona) QFEXT05



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