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Luisa GARGANO Curriculum

Luisa Gargano received the Laurea degree (cum laude) in Computer Science in 1983 from the University of Salerno. Since 1994 she is Professor of Computer Science at the University of Salerno.
She was visiting researcher at the Department of Computer Science of Columbia University (1987-88), at the CNRS and INRIA at Sophia Antipolis (1993, 1998, 1999, 1006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,2011),  at the University of Bielefeld (1993 and 1994), and at SFU UNiversity in Vancouver (2012). 
She has done research in several areas like Coding Theory, Information Theory and its applications to Combinatorics and Theoretical Computer Science. Her latest research interests lie in the areas of Distributed Computing, with a special emphasis in problems of routing in networks and peer-to-peer networks. 
She was involved in several national and international research projects, in particular she was the coordinator of the Research Training Network project ARACNE (2000-2004), financed by the European Community.
She served as program commettee member (also as co-chair) of several international conferences and as referee for many of the major journals and conferences in computer science. She is in the editorial board of Journal of Discrete Mathematics.
She has been reviewer for Canadian, EU, French, Italian, and USA granting agencies.
She has co-authored almost 100 papers in international journals and refereed conferences.