Mario Ricchiuto


Senior Research scientist,

leader of the team CARDAMOM

Inria Bordeaux Sud-Ouest research center,

200 av. de la vieille Tour,  33405 Talence cedex – FRANCE

@ : mario.ricchiuto @


Research keywords

high order discretizations, unstructured grids, grid adaptation

bridging front tracking and embedded methods

PDE modelling and interactions PDE-numerics

free surface waves and wave energy devices, compressible flows, complex materials

Follow the links below for more information about me.


List of all of my publications  (appeared, accepted, and submitted) with PDF documents for most of them. JOURNAL Papers BOOK CHAPTERS  and VKI Lecture Series TALKS  and proceedings DISSERTATIONS and internship reports  CODES: I contribute to the development of SLOWS,  AeroSol, SHComp, FMG. Please refer to  the cardamom/software page for informations about these codes.


List of ongoing PhD theses I supervise with some of my colleagues, and of the PhD theses defended since 2013 which I supervised or co-supervised. Ongoing PhDs Aurore Cauquis (co-supervision with P. Heinrich) : high order shock capturing methods for tsunami simulations, from propagation to breaking in realistic coastal environnements. PhD started in  November 2019, …

FUNDING (2014-present)

EUROPEAN funding FETHPC-02-2017  ExaQUte (2018-2021), as Inria coordinator EU-OceanERANET project MIDWEST(2015-2019), as coordinator   NATIONAL  funding ANR VISCAP (2018-2021), as Inria coordinator Inter-CARNOT project Inria CARDAMOM-BRGM (2019-2021), as coordinator PIA TANDEM (2014-2018), as Inria coordinator   LOCAL  funding Inria  CordiS (PhD M. Ciallella), as PI and PhD supervisor Project ETRURIA (2018-2021, co-funding  Région Nouvelle Aquitaine-Inria BSO), …


  TEAM MANAGEMENT Leader of CARDAMOM team (2015-present) PI of  the Inria Associated Team HAMSTER with Duke University (2017-2019) Leader of BACCHUS team (January-December 2014)   EDITORIAL duties  Computers & Fluids (Elsevier, 2015-present) Water Waves – An interdisciplinary journal (Springer, 2018-present) GEM – International Journal on Geomathematics (Springer, 2016-2018) Special Issue on Wave Breaking, European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids …


Conferences and workshops HYWEC2 workshop 2019 HYWEC workshop 2017 TANDEM Tsunami school 2016 B’WAVES workshops:  I am one of the initiators and organisers of the B’WAVES workshops on wave breaking.  The first edition,  B’WAVES 2014, has taken place in Bordeaux in 2014.  I co-organized the second edition, B’WAVES 2016, which took place in Bergen in 2016. …