Dept. Mathematics & Applications
University of Milano - Bicocca
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Abstracts in Refereed Proceedings and Refereed Poster Papers

  1. Ricca, R.L. (1992) Local dynamics of a twisted vortex filament. In XVIII Int. Cong. Theor. Appl. Mech. - Abstracts, p. 123. IUTAM, Haifa.
  2. Ricca, R.L. (1993) The effect of torsion on the local dynamics of a vortex filament. In Euromech 305 Dynamics and Geometry of Vortical Structures, pp. 39-40. U. Rome.
  3. Ricca, R.L. (1993) Writhe and twist contributions to the helicity of a magnetic flux tube. In Gordon Research Conference on Solar MHD and Plasma Processes. Plymouth, USA.
  4. Ricca, R.L. (1994) Elastic energy of twisted magnetic flux tubes. In Current Trends in Solar and Astrophysical Magnetohydrodynamics, p. 40. NCAR, Boulder, USA.
  5. Ricca, R.L. (1994) Non-linear dynamics of vortices and defect lines: geometric and topological aspects. In NATO ASI meeting “Formations and Interactions of Topological Defects” (Cambridge, UK).
  6. Ricca, R.L. (1996) Evolution of knotted magnetic flux-tubes. In Solar and Heliospheric Plasma Physics (ed. C.E. Alissandrakis), p. 50. European Conference Abstracts. European Physical Society, Thessaloniki.
  7. Ricca, R.L. (1996) Dynamics of knotted magnetic flux-tubes. In XIX Int. Cong. Theor. Appl. Mech., p. 94. IUTAM, Kyoto.
  8. Ricca, R.L. (1997) Relaxation of magnetic knots to minimal braids. In IV SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, p. 51. SIAM, Snowbird.
  9. Barenghi, C.F., Ricca, R.L. & Samuels, D.C. (1997) Preliminary results on the evolution of knotted vortex structures. In Euromech 364 - Dynamics and Statistics of Concentrated Vortices in Turbulent Flows, p. 77. Carry-le-Rouet, Marseille.
  10. Ricca, R.L. (1998) Geometric and topological aspects of vortex knot dynamics. In AMS meeting 933 - Abstracts, 19(2). American Mathematical Society, Temple University.
  11. Ricca, R.L. (1998) Geometric and topological ideas in vortex dynamics. In STAMM '98 - Book of Abstracts (ed. G. Iooss), p. 49. Institut Non­Linèaire de Nice.
  12. Ricca, R.L. (2003) Torus vortex knots and winding number. (With X. He). In V Euromech Fluid Mechanics Conference - Abstracts, p. 399. Institut de Mèchanique des Fluides de Toulouse.
  13. Maggioni, F. & Ricca, R.L. (2006) Twist and fold for DNA supercoiling. In I FIMA Conf. "Models and Methods for Human Genomics" - Abstracts, p. 15. FIMA, Champoluc-Ayas (AO), Italy.
  14. Maggioni, F. & Ricca, R.L. (2008) Modeling filament kinematics for proteic coding and viral spooling. In Conf. on "Knots and other Entanglements in Biopolymers" - Abstracts, p. 36, ICTP, Trieste, Italy.
  15. Ricca, R.L. & Maggioni, F. (2008) A simple kinematical model for Stretch-Twist-Fold dynamo. In "EURO MHD 2008" - Poster Paper, Nice, France.
  16. Ricca, R.L. (2011) Energy-complexity relations by structural complexity methods. In “Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics ICNAAM 2011". pp. 962-964, AIP Conf. Proc. 1389, American Institute of Physics.
  17. Ricca, R.L. (2012) Tackling fluid tangles complexity by knot polynomials. In “Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics ICNAAM 2012". pp. 646-649, AIP Conf. Proc. 1479, American Institute of Physics.