About us

The Department of Mathematics Guido Castelnuovo University of Rome "La Sapienza" is one of the most important in Italy and takes a prominent place in the history of mathematics.
The history of the Institute of Mathematics is very rich.
Here are some famous mathematicians who have taught in the classrooms of the Department:

Guido Castelnuovo (1865-1952)Luigi Cremona (1830-1903)Vito Volterra (1860-1940)
  Guido Castelnuovo                          Luigi Cremona                            Vito Volterra
       (1865-1952)                                 (1830-1903)                              (1860-1940)

Federigo Enriques (1871-1946)Beniamino Segre (1903-1977)
                              Federigo Enriques                         Beniamino Segre
                                  (1871-1946)                                 (1903-1977)

Even today many teachers and researchers of the Department are internationally renowned scholars who continue an ancient tradition that began in 800. The Department continues to be home to many national and international research projects and is visited by many researchers and students from all countries of the world, contributing to the ongoing research and participating in various training activities.