Silvano Martello is full professor of Operations Research at the University of Bologna. He has published the books "Surveys in Combinatorial Optimization", North-Holland, 1987 (co-edited with G. Laporte, M. Minoux and C. Ribeiro), "Knapsack Problems: Algorithms and Computer Implementations", Wiley, 1990 (co-authored with P. Toth), "Annotated Bibliographies in Combinatorial Optimization, Wiley, 1997 (co-edited with M. Dell'Amico and F. Maffioli), "Meta-Heuristics: Advances and Trends in Local Search Paradigms for Optimization", Kluwer, 1999 (co-edited with S. Voss, I.H. Osman and C.Roucairol), "Surveys in Operations Research", Springer, 2007 (co-edited with D. Bouyssou and F. Plastria),"Assignment Problems, SIAM, to appear(co-authored with with R. Burkard and M. Dell'Amico). He is Editor-in Chief of 4OR-A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, and Editor/Associate Editor/Advisory Editor of Advances in Operations Research, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Discrete Optimization, INFOR, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Investigacion Operativa, Journal of Heuristics, Journal of Operations and Logistics, SIAM Monographs on Discrete Mathematics and Applications. He is Coordinator of the European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization (850 members) and Senior Fellow of the Center for Management of Operations and Logistics, University of Texas at Austin. He has published more than 100 papers, that have appeared on 4OR: A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software, Computing, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Discrete Optimization, European Journal of Operational Research, Information Processing Letters, INFORMS Journal on Computing, Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, Journal of Heuristics, Journal of Scheduling, Management Science, Mathematical Programming, Networks, ORSA Journal on Computing, Operations Research, Operations Research Letters, Transportation Science. His h-index is 25, and his g-index is 55.
Biography Updated on 26 August 2008