Professor Rocco de Nicola

Rocco de Nicola has been a full professor of Computer Science at IMT Lucca since 1990 and is among the ISI HighlyCited researchers for Computer Science. He has over 150 published papers, with important contribution to process algebras equivalences, temporal logics, languages for network aware programming and quantitative analysis of systems. He is a member of the advisory boards of CITI-Lisbon and MT-Lab Lyngby and in the steering committee of important series of conferences. He has been invited speaker, PC chair and PC member for many international conferences and workshops in the last twenty years. He is a member of the Academia Europaea, and of Working Group 2.2 and 1.9 of IFIP. In 2005 he was appointed “Commander of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic” by the President of the Italian Republic. In the last 10 years he has been Principal Investigator and site coordinator for the FET projects: AGILE, MIKADO, and SENSORIA. Currently he is the site coordinator and WP leader for the ASCENS project.