Ugo VACCARO | Curriculum
Ugo VACCARO Curriculum
- Personal Data:
Date of Birth: November 23, 1958
Personal home page:http://www.dia.unisa.it/~uv/
December 1981 Laurea Degree (cum laude) in Computer Science, Università di Salerno.
- Academic Positions:
since 1994: Full Professor of Computer Science
from 1987 to 1994: Associate Professor
from 1984 to 1987: University Researcher
- Recent Professional Activities:
Member of the Editorial Board of ISRN Discrete Mathematics.
Member of the Advisor Board of "Edizioni Zikkurat".
Vice-President (and President of the Scientific Committee) of the National Association of Italian Researchers in Computer Science -GRIN (2006 -)
National Coordinator of the Research Project PRIN-MIUR: Resource Allocation in Computer Networks (1999-2001)
External Associated member of theResearch Chair: CALDI, Universite du Quebec at Hull, Canada
Vice-President of the Italian Chapter of the European Association for Theorerical Computer Science (1997-2000)
Chairman of the Department of Computer Science of the University of Salerno (1996-1999)
Member of the Programme Committe of more than 40 international conferences
- Research Interests:
I have done research in several areas: In particular, I have been working on Coding Theory, Data Security, Parallel and Distributed Computation, and applications of Information--Theoretical methods to problems of Extremal Combinatorics and Theoretical Computer Science. I am now especially interested in Computational Complexity Issues in Information Theory, Algorithmic Issues in Social Networks, and Combinatorics.
Since 1984, Professor Vaccaro has been teaching a variety of courses, both at the undergraduate and the graduate level, in the areas of Information Theory, Algorithms and Data Structures, Combinatorics, Computational Complexity, Communication Networks