Professional Experience

From October 2011: Researcher at CNRS in the LIX, Ecole Polytechnique (France).

From November 2010: 1-year post-doc in “Algorithms and techniques for MINLP problems with a special attention to optimization problems for unit commitment, scheduling and distribution of electric power“ at the Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Sistemistica (DEIS), University of Bologna (Italy).

From May to October 2010: post-doc in “Mixed Integer NonLinear Programming“ at the Industrial and System Engineering Department (ISyE), University of Wisconsin - Madison (U.S.A.).

From May 2009 to April 2010: 1-year post-doc in “Algorithms and techniques for MINLP problems with a special attention to optimization problems for unit commitment, scheduling and distribution of electric power“ at the Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Sistemistica (DEIS), University of Bologna (Italy).

From May 2008 to July 2008: consulting for OPTIT on a project with Hera Comm on the optimization of energy cogeneration plants under the supervision of Prof. Andrea Lodi.

From July 2007 to September 2007: working as co-op/intern at IBM TJ Watson Research Center (Yorktown, NY) under the supervision of Dr. Jon Lee and Dr. Andreas Wächter on the research project "Mixed Integer Nonlinear Programming".

From 2006: tutoring in Operations Research (undergraduate and mastevitr level).

From 2006 to 2009: PhD student in “Automatic Control and Operations Research” at the Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Sistemistica (DEIS), University of Bologna (Italy).

From July 2005 to December 2005: collaboration with the Operations Research group of the “Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Sistemistica (DEIS)” of the University of Bologna for the development of algorithms for the Waste Management Problem (UE Project Integrated Urban Waste-Management Model (IUWMM)).

From April 2005 to June 2005: collaboration with the Operations Research group of the “Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Sistemistica (DEIS)” of the University of Bologna for the development of algorithms for the Capacity Planning Problem (UE Project PARTNER).