Simone Pezzuto is an assistant professor in numerical analysis at the Department of Mathematics of Università di Trento and an external collaborator at the Center for Computational Medicine in Cardiology (CCMC) and the Euler Institute at Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano. After receiving his PhD in 2013 from Politecnico di Milano, he has been a visiting scholar at UCSD, a postdoctoral researcher at Simula (Norway), and a group leader at CCMC, USI. His research is in mathematical modeling of the heart and clinical application. His group develops novel numerical methods for the personalization of cardiac models.