Stefano Boccaletti

Senior Researcher - CNR- Institute for Complex Systems


Stefano Boccaletti (born 21 October 1966) is an Italian physicist. He is senior researcher at the CNR’s Institute for Complex Systems in Florence, Italy. His research is mainly concerned with nonlinear and statistical physics, and complex systems sciences with applications to systems biology and systems medicine, data and networks sciences, social science and engineering, among others.

Boccaletti received his PhD in Physics at the University of Florence on 1995. From January 1998 to September 1998 he was associate professor of physics at the University of Navarre in Spain. From March 2001 to December 2005 he was researcher at the National Institute of Optics in Italy. From April 2011 to December 2012 he was chair of computational systems biology at the Center for Biomedical Technologies of the Technical University of Madrid. Since January 2006 he has been senior researcher at the CNR-Institute for Complex Systems in Florence, Italy, as well as visiting scientist or honorary professor at five international universities. He was the scientific attache at the Italian Embassy in Israel from January 2007 to January 2011 and from April 2014 to April 2018. He is currently editor-in-chief of Chaos Solitons and Fractals and of Chaos Solitons and Fractals X.