Curriculum

Curriculum Docente

MICHELE NAPPI NEL 1991 CONSEGUE LA LAUREA CUM LAUDE IN SCIENZE DELL’INFORMAZIONE PRESSO L'UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI SALERNO, E SUCCESSIVAMENTE NEL 1997, IL MASTER (M.SC.) IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 1997 PRESSO LO I.I.A.S.S. INT. INST. OF HIGH SCIENTIFIC STUDIES “E.R. CAIANIELLO”. SEMPRE NEL 1997 HA CONSEGUITO IL TITOLO DI DOTTORE DI RICERCA IN MATEMATICA APPLICATA E INFORMATICA. PROFESSORE ORDINARIO, SI INTERESSA DI PATTERN RECOGNITION, IMAGE PROCESSING, IMAGE COMPRESSION AND INDEXING, MULTIMEDIA DATABASES AND BIOMETRICS, HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION, VR\AR. AUTORE DI OLTRE 180 PUBBLICAZIONI, TRA RIVISTE INTERNAZIONALI, ATTI DI CONGRESSO E CAPITOLI DI LIBRO, È INOLTRE EDITORE DI ALCUNI LIBRI A DIVULGAZIONE INTERNAZIONALE. SVOLGE IL RUOLO DI EDITOR ASSOCIATO PER DIVERSE RIVISTE INTERNAZIONALI, HA SVOLTO IL RUOLO DI MANAGING GUEST EDITOR PER DIVERSI SPECIAL ISSUE SU RIVISTE INTERNAZIONALI ED È MEMBRO DEL COMITATO DI PROGRAMMA DI SVARIATE CONFERENZE INTERNAZIONALI. NEL 2014 HA ATTIVATO LO SPIN OFF BS3 (BIOMETRIC SYSTEM FOR SECURITY AND SAFETY). RESPONSABILE SCIENTIFICO DEL LABORATORIO DI BIOMETRIA ED ELABORAZIONE DI IMMAGINI (BIPLAB), MICHELE NAPPI È MEMBRO DEL GIRPR, SENIOR MEMBER DELL’IEEE ED HA RICEVUTO PREMI E RICONOSCIMENTI NAZIONALI ED INTERNAZIONALI PER LA SUA ATTIVITÀ DI RICERCA E DI DIVULGAZIONE SCIENTIFICA. RESPONSABILE SCIENTIFICO DI PROGETTI NAZIONALI, DAL 2015 AL 2017 HA RICOPERTO IL RUOLO DI PRESIDENTE DELL' IEEE BIOMETRIC COUNCIL ITALIAN CHAPTER.

CHAIR\MEMBER\ASSOCIATE EDITOR (JOURNALS AND ORGANIZATIONS)

  • Editorial Board ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (2022-)
  • Editorial Board IEEE Access (2022-)
  • Associate Editor Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters (2011-)
  • Associate Editor Elsevier Image and Vision Computing (2017-)
  • President of the Italian Chapter of the IEEE Biometrics Council (2015-2017)
  • Associate Editor IEEE Access (2017-2021)
  • Associate Editor IET Image Processing (2017-)
  • Associate Editor Springer Multimedia Tools and Applications (2016-)
  • Associate Editor Elsevier CAAI Transactions on Intelligence Technology (2016-2017, dal 2018: IET CAAI Transactions on Intelligence Technology)
  • Associate Editor MDPI Electronics (Computer Science & Engineering Section

SPECIAL ISSUE INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS

  • Guest Editor Special Issue on Multimedia Cognitive Computing for Intelligent Transportation System, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, 2022
  • Guest Editor Special Section on Biometrics in Industry 4.0 Open Challenges and Future Perspectives, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2022 (in progress)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on "25th ICPR Best Paper", IEEE Transactions on Biometrics, Behavior and Identity Science, 2021. (With M. Tistarelli and Yunhong Wang)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on Computer Vision & Biometrics in Healthcare Monitoring, Diagnosis and Treatment, Elsevier Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 2021. (With V. Murino, S. Bakshi, H. Proenca)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on Masked Face Recognition and Touchless Biometrics at the time of COVID-19, Elsevier Pattern Recognition, 2021. (With A. Ross, M. Gomez Barrero and P.C. Yuen)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on "Real-Time Visual Surveillance as-a-Service (VSaaS) for Smart Security Solutions, IET Biometrics, 2021. (With H. Proenca, G. Guo, S. Bakshi)
  • Guest Editor 25th ICPR Special Issue on Computer Vision, Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Springer Machine Vision and Applications, 2021. (With S. Ricciardi, Richard Guest, Sambit Bakshi)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on “Biometrics in Smart Cities: Techniques and Applications (BI_SCI)”, Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters, 2020. (With S. Barra, A. Castiglione, F. Narducci, Vijayakumar Pandi).
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on “International Challenge on Biometric Recognition in the Wild”, IEEE Intelligent Systems, 33(3), pp. 41-67, 2018 [IEEEIS18]. (With M. Nixon and H. Proenca)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on "Biometrics as-a-Service: Cloud-based Technology, Systems and Applications", IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine, 5(4), pp. 33-37, 2018 [IEEECC18]. (With S. Barra, A. Castiglione, Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo, F. Narducci, R. Ranjan)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on “Integrating Biometrics and Forensics”, Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 113, 1 October 2018, pp 1-2 [PRL18]. (With N. Memon, D. Riccio, A. Uhl)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue Special Executable Issues on "Mobile Iris Challenge Evaluation (MICHE II)", Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters, 2017 [PRL17]. (With M. De Marsico and H. Proenca)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue “The Best of Biometrics 2015”, Elsevier Image and Vision Computing, 2017 [IVC17]. (With Ross Beveridge, Patrick Flynn, M. Tistarelli)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on "ARMALT: AR based Multimedia Applications for Learning and Training ", Springer Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP), 2016 [MTAP16_2]. (With A.F. Abate)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue Special Executable Issues on "Mobile Iris Challenge Evaluation (MICHE I)", Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters, 2015, [PRL15].(With M. De Marsico and H. Proenca)
  • Guest Editor Special Issue on Biometric Technology, Systems and Applications, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems, 44(11),6871388, pp. 1457-1460, 2014, [IEEETSMC14]. (With V. Piuri, T. Tan, D. Zhang)
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on Novel Pattern Recognition based Methods for Reidentification in Biometric Context, Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters, 2012 [PRL12]. (With M. Grgic and H. Wechsler).
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on Biometric Interfaces Between Ambient Intelligence and Augmented Cognition, Springer Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing (JAIHC), 2011, [JAIHC11]. (With H. Wechsler).
  • (LEADING) Guest Editor Special Issue on Advances in Multimodal Biometric systems, Elsevier Journal of Visual languages and Computing, 2009, [JVLC09]. (With G. Tortora).

BOOKS EDITED

  • coEditor “Human Recognition in Outdoor Unconstrained Environments”, Academic Press/Elsevier, (With M. De Marsico and H. Proenca), 2017, Print Book ISBN: 9780081007051.
  • coEditor "Face Recognition in Adverse Conditions", IGI Global, 2014 (With M. De Marsico and M. Tistarelli), DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-5966-7
  • Editor Proceedings of Multimedia Databases and Image Communication MDIC 2004, Series on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, World Scientific Publishing, 2004.

ORGANIZZAZIONE, DIREZIONE PROGETTI DI RICERCA E COORDINAMENTO DI GRUPPI DI RICERCA (INVOLVEMENT IN INDUSTRIAL AND ACADEMIC RESEARCH PROJECTS)

  • Responsabile Scientifico UO UNISA PRIN 2017: “Prediction of Activities and Events by Vision in an Urban Enviornment”: PREVUE
  • Coordinatore Scientifico Nazionale (Principal Investigator) PRIN 2015 (201548C5NT): “COntactlesS Multibiometric mObile System in the wild: COSMOS
  • Responsabile Scientifico “BIOCUL”, POR Regione Campania (2014-2020)
  • Responsabile Scientifico UO UNISA delle attività A1.1(OR 1), A2.4 (OR 2), A4.1-A4.4 (OR4) nell’ambito del progetto MyOpenGov Bando Per La Concessione di Aiuti a Progetti di Ricerca Industriale e Sviluppo Sperimentale per la Realizzazione di Campus dell'Innovazione in Attuazione delle Azioni a Valere sugli Obiettivi Operativi 2.1 E 2.2. del Por Campania Fesr 2007/2013
  • Responsabile Scientifico UO UNISA dell’OR 5.1 nell’ambito del PON01_03113 ERMES (Enhance Risk Management through Extended Sensors) Programma Operativo Nazionale Ricerca e Competitività 2007-2013
  • Responsabile Scientifico UO UNISA del Modulo “VISTA: Visione Intelligente per la Sicurezza nei TrAsporti” WP 1.1 Parti meccaniche, progetto SITram (Sistema Innovativo per il trasporto Tranviario) Industria 2015 – Bando Mobilità Sostenibile, 2009/2010
  • Responsabile Scientifico e Coordinatore del progetto STRIM (Sistema di visualizzazione TRidimensionale stereoscopico interattivo per Immagini Multimodali in medicina) Bando per la concessione degli aiuti alle PMI in attuazione della Misura 3.17 del POR Campania 2000/2006 nell'ambito dell'Accordo di Programma Quadro in materia di E-Government e Società dell'Informazione (Progetto Metadistretto del Settore ICT).
  • Responsabile Scientifico del WP III.1.3--Database Multimediali Innovativi nell’ambito del Centro Regionale di Competenza per lo Sviluppo ed il Trasferimento dell’Innovazione applicata ai Beni Culturali ed Ambientali, 2004
  • Coordinatore Scientifico del Progetto Virtual Archaeo Legge 5/2003 Regione Campania.
  • Responsabile Scientifico del progetto “Giovani Ricercatori” (Anno 2000-2001) dal titolo “SISDI: Un Sistema Informatico di Supporto alla Diagnostica per Immagini”. Il progetto è stato finanziato dal MURST.

CONFERENCES\WORKSHOPS\SUMMER SCHOOL

  • Special Issue initiative Chair ICPR 2020
  • Special Issue initiative Chair AVI 2020
  • International Liaison & Publicity Chairs 17th IEEE Int. Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC 2019)
  • Pubblicity coChair 5th International Conference on Dependability in Sensor, Cloud, and Big Data Systems and Applications, (DependSys 2019)
  • Publications coChairs 6th IAPR/IEEE International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics, 2018
  • Area Chair Tack 4 (Biometrics and HCI) IAPR ICPR 2018
  • CoChair ICPR 2016 Contest on Mobile Iris CHallenge Evaluation II (MICHE II), (With Modesto Castrillón Santana, M. De Marsico and H. Proenca)
  • CoChair of the Competition "Biometric Recognition in the Wild" The 9th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics, 2016 (With M. Nixon and H. Proenca)
  • Publication coChair GPC 2017 The 12th International Conference on Green, Pervasive and Cloud Computing, With X. Huang and G. Wang
  • General coChair IEEE International Workshop on Biometrics and Image Forensics, 2016.
  • Publications coChairs, IEEE/IAPR International Conference on Biometrics, ICB 2015
  • Industrial Liason coChair Int. Conf. on Image Analisys and Processing ICIAP 2013 and 2017
  • General coChair ICPRAM Workshop on International Workshop on Biometrics: Technologies, Systems and Applications - BTSA 2013
  • General coChair IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications BioMS 2012, Salerno, Italy
  • Local Arrangements coChair ACM Advanced Visual Interfaces AVI 2012
  • General coChair Eurographics Italian Chapter Conference 2011, Salerno, Italy
  • General coChair 5° Congresso Nazionale GIRPR, Ascea (SA) 2010
  • Program coChair Multimodal Biometric System Session in Int. Conf on Image Analysis and Recognition ICIAR 2008
  • Program Chair Tutorials Session in ACM Advanced Visual Interfaces AVI 2008
  • Program Chair Workshops Session in ACM Advanced Visual Interfaces AVI 2008
  • Program Chair European Project Session in IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering SEKE 2002
  • Program Chair International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Image Communication MDIC 1999, 2001, 2004
  • Chair GRPR International Summer School on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition for Homeland Security (VISMAC/Visione delle Macchine) 2014

PREMI & RICONOSCIMENTI (AWARDS)

  • Best Paper Award DependSys 2019
  • 2019 Award for the best computer application (DAFNE) Digital Anastylosis of Frescoes challeNgE (https://vision.unipv.it/DAFchallenge/DAFNE-winners.html
  • Outstanding Associate Editor of 2018 and 2019 for IEEE Access
  • Second Place Award DMS 2015
  • Top Cited Paper Award 2006-2010 Elsevier Pattern Recognition
  • Top Cited Paper Award 2005-2010 Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters
  • Best Paper Award “E. R. Caianiello” ICIAP97