Massimo Vecchio

Collaborator

Massimo Vecchio received the Laurea degree in Computer Engineering (Magna cum Laude) from the University of Pisa (Italy) and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering (with Doctor Europaeus mention) from IMT Lucca Institute for Advanced Studies (Italy) in 2005 and 2009, respectively. His research background is on computational and artificial intelligence techniques, such as metaheuristics for global optimization and fuzzy logic. During his Ph.D. degree, his research interests moved towards power-efficient engineering and application designs for pervasive systems and devices. From October 2008 to March 2010, he worked as a research engineer at INRIA-Saclay (France). Then, he joined the Signal Processing in Communications group at the University of Vigo (Spain) as a post-doctoral researcher. Upon his return to Italy (October 2012), he worked as a senior researcher at CREATE-NET, within the "Smart Internet of Things (RIoT)" research unit, mainly in the field of Internet of Things devices and resources virtualization. Starting from May 2015, he is an associate professor at the eCampus University (Italy), while recently he also joined back FBK CREATE-NET to coordinate the research activities of the OpenIoT area. His current research interests include computational intelligence and soft computing techniques, the Internet of Things paradigm and power-aware engineering designs and solutions for constrained and embedded devices. Regarding his most recent editorial activity, he is a member of the editorial board of the Applied Soft Computing journal and the managing editor of the IEEE IoT newsletters.


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PUBLICATIONS

  • D. Manjarres, J. Del Ser, S. Gil-Lopez, M. Vecchio, I. Landa-Torres, and R. Lopez-Valcarce, “On the application of a hybrid harmony search algorithm to node localization in anchor-based wireless sensor networks,” in Intelligent systems design and applications (isda), 2011 11th international conference on, 2011, pp. 1014-1019.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{manjarres2011application,
    title={On the application of a hybrid harmony search algorithm to node localization in anchor-based wireless sensor networks},
    author={Manjarres, Diana and Del Ser, Javier and Gil-Lopez, Sergio and Vecchio, Massimo and Landa-Torres, Itziar and Lopez-Valcarce, Roberto},
    booktitle={Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA), 2011 11th International Conference on},
    pages={1014--1019},
    year={2011},
    organization={IEEE}
    }
  • D. Manjarres, J. Del Ser, S. Gil-Lopez, M. Vecchio, I. Landa-Torres, S. Salcedo-Sanz, and R. Lopez-Valcarce, “On the design of a novel two-objective harmony search approach for distance-and connectivity-based localization in wireless sensor networks,” Engineering applications of artificial intelligence, vol. 26, iss. 2, pp. 669-676, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{manjarres2013design,
    title={On the design of a novel two-objective harmony search approach for distance-and connectivity-based localization in wireless sensor networks},
    author={Manjarres, Diana and Del Ser, Javier and Gil-Lopez, Sergio and Vecchio, Massimo and Landa-Torres, Itziar and Salcedo-Sanz, Sancho and Lopez-Valcarce, Roberto},
    journal={Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence},
    volume={26},
    number={2},
    pages={669--676},
    year={2013},
    publisher={Pergamon}
    }
  • D. Manjarres, J. Del Ser, S. Gil-Lopez, M. Vecchio, I. Landa-Torres, and R. Lopez-Valcarce, “A novel heuristic approach for distance-and connectivity-based multihop node localization in wireless sensor networks,” Soft computing, vol. 17, iss. 1, pp. 17-28, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{manjarres2013novel,
    title={A novel heuristic approach for distance-and connectivity-based multihop node localization in wireless sensor networks},
    author={Manjarres, Diana and Del Ser, Javier and Gil-Lopez, Sergio and Vecchio, Massimo and Landa-Torres, Itziar and Lopez-Valcarce, Roberto},
    journal={Soft Computing},
    volume={17},
    number={1},
    pages={17--28},
    year={2013},
    publisher={Springer-Verlag}
    }