Guest seminars

In the following we outline the scientific events that have been organized by GSSI – Computer Science.

All guest seminars take place at GSSI. Ph.D. students are asked to attend guest seminars as part of their learning path and anyone who is interested to the topics of the seminars is kindly invited to participate to them.


Seminar title Speaker Date
Towards superfluid Network Function Virtualization. Stefano Salsano (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy) 2 February 2017
Predicting the Time to Migration into Deadlock for a Performance Antipattern Using a Discrete Time Markov Chain. Andre B. Bondi (Performance Consulting, USA) 7 December 2016
Modeling and analysis of software-intensive cyberphysical systems. Heinz Schmidt (RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia) 22 November 2016
Extracting WinAPI Call Graphs for Inferring Malicious Behaviours. Ricardo J. Rodríguez (University of Zaragoza, Spain) 18 October 2016
Deterministic Majority/Plurality Consensus Protocols. L.A. Gąsieniec (University of Liverpool) 27 September 2016
Constructing Domain Specific Modelling Languages for Model Driven Engineering. Juan De Lara and Esther Guerra (Universidad Autónoma in Madrid, Spain) 21 July 2016
Middleware for Context-Sharing in Device-to-Device Mobile Environments Christine Julien (University of Texas, Austin, USA) 19 July 2016
Robot-based computing systems: modeling and tasks (Slides). Alfredo Navarra (Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy) 11 July 2016
An Intro/Demo to Xtext (Code – Tutorials) Lorenzo Bettini (Dipartimento di Informatica Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy) 16 May 2016
The time-size-stretch tradeoff in fault-tolerant shortest-path trees Guido Proietti (Università degli Studi dell’Aquila, Italy) 10-12 May 2016
The evolution of Rascal ecosystem (Slides) Paul Klint (CWI, Netherlands) 4 May 2016
Discrete Opinion Games Social Influence through Coordination Giuseppe Persiano (University of Salerno, Italy) 25 November 2015
Performance Optimization in the Cloud for Spot and Burstable Resources Daniel J. Dubois (Imperial College, UK) 16 September 2015
Towards Performance Aware DevOps Giuliano Casale (Imperial College, UK) 15 July 2015
Data Centric activities at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center David Carrera (UPC Barcelona, Spain) 25 June 2015
Why Does Software Fail and What Should be Done About It? Kishor Trivedi (Duke University, USA) 11 June 2015
Capacity Planning for Infrastructure-as-a-Service Cloud Kishor Trivedi (Duke University, USA) 09 June 2015
Protection of (personal) data: legal and technical perspectives Marinella Petrocchi (ISTI-CNR, Pisa, Italy) 13 May 2015
Measurement-based Performance Problem Detection and Diagnosis Andrè Van Hoorn (University of Stuttgart, Germany) 21 April 2015
Variability Management in V&V of Cyber Physical Systems Leire Etxeberria (University of Mondragon, Spain) 10 February 2015
Efficiency Research in Information Retrieval Nicola Tonellotto (IMT Lucca, Italy) 15 December 2014
A formal approach to autonomic systems programming: The SCEL Language Rocco De Nicola (IMT Lucca, GSSI, Italy) 05 November 2014
Fitness landscape characterisation for search-based software engineering problem Aldeida Aleti (Monash University, Australia) 17 June 2014