Postdoctoral Researcher

Department of Information Engineering
University of Padova
Via Gradenigo 6/B, 35131 Padova, Italy

Tel: +39 049 827 7954
Fax: +39 049 827 7799
Room: 418 DEI/G

E-mail: silvest1 ♦ dei • unipd • it (♦=at, •=dot)
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Curriculum: pdf (last update August 14th, 2014)
Francesco Silvestri

Research Interests

My main research area is the design and analysis of fast and scalable algorithms that fully exploit the resources available in modern computing architectures, with a focus on parallel processing and memory hierarchies. In particular, I have been working on the following topics:

Brief Bio

I received the Laurea degree (summa cum laude, 2005) and the Ph.D. degree (2009), both in Computer Engineering, from the University of Padova and under the supervision of Prof. Andrea Pietracaprina. Since 2009, I have been postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Information Engineering of the University of Padova. From 2013 to 2014 I was visiting scholar with Prof. Rasmus Pagh and part-time lecturer at the IT University of Copenhagen. From 2007 to 2008, I visited the Department of Computer Science of the University of Texas at Austin, under the supervision of Prof. Vijaya Ramachandran.

I have been in the program committees of: ESA 2015, IEEE IPDPS 2015, 2013 MASSIVE 2014, ACM/IEEE SC 2014, 2013 (Poster section), IEEE BigData 2013, IEEE IPDPS 2013.

I have also been in the organizing committees of: IEEE CLUSTER 2015, IEEE IPDPS 2015-2013, ACM ICS 2012, ESSIR 2009.

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Advanced Computing Group Department of Information Engineering University of Padova


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