"If you can dream it, you can do it" ~ Walt Disney
Previously, after a short experience as a Software Engineer in 2007, I have held research positions at top-level institutions in Spain (Polytechnic University of Valencia, 2007-2012), in New Zealand (University of Auckland, 2013-2014) and in France (INRIA & UPMC-LIP6, 2014-2016). In those years I have been working across multiple research areas including (but not limited to) Cyber-Physical Systems, Semantic Technologies and Cloud Computing.
I received a M.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Calabria (Italy) in 2005 and a Ph.D. (Cum Laude) in Communications from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain) in 2011.
I have authored/co-authored well over 50 research publications, as well as I have been involved in more than 10 collaborative research projects.
s.pileggi "at" uq.edu.au
Salvatore F. Pileggi, Probabilistic Semantics, International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS 2016), Procedia Computer Science, Volume 80, 2016, pp. 1834-1845. ISSN: 1877-0509.
Salvatore F. Pileggi, Is Big Data the new "God" on Earth?, IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp.18-20, March 2016. ISSN: 0278-0097.
Salvatore F. Pileggi and Robert Amor, Modelling Metropolitan Activity through Abductive Reasoning on Geographic Space, The 14th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT 2014), Xi'an, China, September 11-13, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4799-6238-9.
Benjamin Molina, Salvatore F. Pileggi, Manuel Esteve, Carlos E. Palau, A Negotiation Framework for Content Distribution in Mobile Transient Networks, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 32, Issue 5 (Special issue on Next Generation Content Networks), pp. 1000-1011, September 2009. ISSN: 1084-8045.
The Urban Analitycs Data Infrastructure (UADI) project is developing new ontological frameworks and urban data dictionaries to underpin the next generation of data-driven modelling and decision-support tools aimed at enabling smart, productive and resilient cities.
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In this short contribution I indirectly reflect on the permanent contrast between who I am and what I'm doing.
I like a lot traveling and discovering the World>!I have visited many countries so far and I'm always looking forward for new adventures as, you know, travelling is the only thing you buy that makes you richer!
EuropeItaly(***), Vatican City, Greece, Malta, Spain(**), Great Britain (England, Scotland), Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Austria, Ireland, Belgium, Romania, Portugal, France(**), Netherlands, Andorra, Sweden, Croatia, Cyprus, Germany, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Bulgaria, Finland
Africa\Middle East\Indian Ocean Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, Canary Islands (Spain), Cape Verde, United Arab Emirates, Oman
Central\South\North America Dominican Republic, Mexico, Venezuela, Canada (Ontario), USA (Hawaii, California, Nevada, Arizona)
Asia\Oceania\Pacific Ocean New Zealand(**), Samoa, South Korea, Australia (Queensland(*), New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania), Vietnam, Indonesia, China (Shaanxi, Hubei), Vanuatu, Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, Singapore
(*) Currently living there, (**) I have lived there, (***) I was born there