Bertrand Lods

Carlo Alberto Affiliate


PhD in Mathematics, Université de Franche-Comté, Besançon, France, 2002


  • Mathematical methods in the kinetic theory of gases: Granular gases dynamics; linear and nonlinear Boltzmann equation ; Coagulation and fragmentation; neutron transport equations
  • Functional inequalities: Spectral gap estimates, entropy/entropy dissipation estimates.
  • Evolution equations: Strongly continuous semigroups of operators; Spectral theory of non self–adjoint operators.


Associate Professor in Mathematics, Università di Torino


  • M. Bisi, J. A. Cañizó & B. Lods, Entropy dissipation estimates for the linear Boltzmann operator, Journal of Functional Analysis, Vol. 269, 1028–1069, 2015.
  • R. J. Alonso, & B. Lods, Boltzmann model for viscoelastic particles: asymptotic behavior, pointwise lower bounds and regularity, Communications in Mathematical Physics, Vol. 331, 554–591, 2014.
  • J. A. Cañizó & B. Lods, Exponential convergence to equilibrium for the Becker-Döring equations, Journal of Differential Equations, Vol. 255, 905–950, 2013.