Alessandro Bogliolo is the Coordinator of the Information Science and Technology Division, Department of Base Sciences and Fundamentals, University of Urbino, Italy. He received his Laurea degree in electrical engineering (1992) and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering and computer science (1998) from the University of Bologna, Italy. From 1992 to 1999, he worked in the Department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems (DEIS), University of Bologna. From 1995 to 1998, he served in the Stanford University, CA, as a Visiting Scholar (Computer Systems Laboratory, 1995–96), a Consulting Assistant Professor (Department of Electrical Engineering, 1997), and as a Visiting Faculty (Department of Electrical Engineering, 1998). From 1999 to 2002, he was an Assistant Professor with the Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Italy. In 2002, he joined the University of Urbino, Italy, as an Associate Professor, where he directed the Information Science and Technology Institute from 2002 to 2010. His research interests include network models, internet socioeconomics, wireless sensor networks, multimedia, mobile applications, and bioinformatics. In these fields, he has coauthored more than 130 peer-reviewed scientific contributions and coordinated national and international RD projects. In 2010, he founded NeuNet, a cultural association for interdisciplinary research in the fields of network models and multimedia distribution over IP. Since 2006, he has been working in the development of new access network models providing a suitable support to a service-oriented internet value chain, with particular emphasis on net neutrality and digital divide.
Biography Updated on 21 June 2012