Department of Information Engineering
University of Padua, Italy
Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
Office: n. 306, third floor, via Gradenigo 6/a
|Professor of Computer Science,
Department of Information Engineering (DEI),
University of Padova, Italy. Group
leader of the
Information Management Systems (IMS) Research Group of the Department.
Permanent Member of the Galilean Academy, Class of Mathematical and Natural Sciences.
Chair for the mandate from 2009 to 2012 of the Steering Committee of the International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL).
|EU Research Projects|
|PREFORMA: PREservation FORMAts for culture information/e-archives, Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) project started on January 1st, 2014, and co-funded by the European Commission under its FP7-ICT Programme.|
|CULTURA: CULTivating Understanding and Research through Adaptivity (Leader of WP6 on Dissemination and Exploitation and leader of the unit of the Department).|
|PROMISE: Participative Research labOratory for Multimedia and Multilingual Information Systems Evaluation (Leader of WP3 on Evaluation Infrastructure and participant of the unit of the Department).|
|Recent Past EU Research Projects|
|EuropeanaConnect: A Best Practice Network funded by the European Commission within the area of Digital Libraries of the eContentplus Programme (Participant of the unit of the Department).|
|TELplus: A building brick in the creation of Europeana, the European digital library, museum and archive. TELplus is aimed to strengthen, extend and improve The European Library service (Leader of the unit of the Department).|
|TrebleCLEF: Project on Evaluation Best Practice and Collaboration for Multilingual Information Access (Participant of the unit of the Department).|
|SAPIR: Project on Search on Audio-visual content using Peer-to-peer Information Retrieval (Leader of the unit of the Department).|
|Digital information infrastructures, digital libraries, digital library management systems, digital library architectures, information retrieval, search engines, analysis of log data in digital libraries and search engines, annotation of digital contents, Web link analysis for IR, design and development of advanced services for archives and digital libraries.|
A short Curriculum Vitae and a list of recent publications.