# Tomaso Aste

#### Professor of Complexity Science

#### Head Financial Computing & Analytics Group

#### Director UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies

*I graduated in Physics at the University of Genoa and I was awarded a PhD by*

*the Politecnico di Milano... more***Expertise**

**data analytics****quantification of risk****network theory****complex systems****statistics****statistical physics****financial mathematics**

**Research**

*I apply methods from statistical physics and network theory to the study of financial markets, banking systems and complex systems in general... more*

**complex system modeling****financial networks****portfolio risk diversification****dependency/causality structure of complex datasets****systemic risk modeling****blockchain technologies and distributed decision systems****algorithmic regulation****scaling properties of financial signals****information filtering****disordered structures****packing problems****granular materials**

**Teaching**

**- director MSc in Financial Risk management programme**

**- courses:**