Vincenzo De Leo

Vincenzo
De Leo
Staff
Data Scientist & IT Developer
Linkalab, CoMPLeX SySTeMS CoMPuTaTioNaL LaBoRaToRy

Research Activity:

My research interests concern mainly:

  • Big Data 
  • Cloud Computing
  • Distributed Computing on Cloud Systems like AWS with Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Presto
  • Complex Networks analysis
  • Community Detection algorithms development
  • Map/Reduce implementations of Graph Algorithms using Cloud Computing
  • CUDA and GPU computing
  • Functional programming with python
  • Object Oriented programming, Template programming, development of tools with Boost C++ Libraries (in particular: Boost Graph and Boost Python)
  • Wrapping of C/C++ classes for python
  • SQL (Postgresql) and NoSQL (mongoDB) DB management and development
  • GIS-Based Visualization of georeferenced data (Qgis)
  • Differenzial Gene Co-Expression Networks Analysis

Education:

Recent Professional Experience:

  • 03/02/14 – 31/12/15
    • Fellowship by Regione Sardegna (http://www.regione.sardegna.it/), Project Title: “An integrated approach for Big Data analysis through the use of innovative techniques of distributed cloud computing architectures with applications in social, economic and biological networks”.
  • 25/11/13 – 20/01/14
    • Software Engineering Consultant at IMT, Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (http://www.imtlucca.it/), research unit: "AXES, Laboratory for the analysis of Complex Economic Systems"
  • 18/04/13 – 31/12/13:
    • Visiting Scholar at IMT, Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (http://www.imtlucca.it/), research unit: “NETWORKS - Complex Networks”
  • 01/04/13 – 01/06/13
  • 21/12/12 – 21/01/13
    • Research Collaborator at IMT, Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (http://www.imtlucca.it/), research unit: "AXES, Laboratory for the analysis of Complex Economic Systems"
  • 08/10/12 – 14/10/12
    • Software Engineering Consultant at Linkalab S. r. l., CoMPLeX SySTeMS CoMPuTaTioNaL LaBoRaToRy (http://www.linkalab.it), Project Title: "Analysis system optimization of Twitter tweets for Tycho project: introduction of object oriented programming techniques, memory management's code update and creation of a detailed documentation of developed classes and methods"
  • 04/05/10 – 06/09/12
    • Fellowship by Regione Sardegna (http://www.regione.sardegna.it/), Project Title: “Study of gene expression by genetically modified skin equivalents based on Complex Networks analysis”.
  • 01/09/09 – 07/09/09:
    • Software Engineering Consultant at Linkalab S. r. l., CoMPLeX SySTeMS CoMPuTaTioNaL LaBoRaToRy (http://www.linkalab.it), Project Title: "Upgrade of a C++/Python library for Complex Networks analysis with new functionalities that allow community detection over directed networks"
  • 01/07/09 – 08/09/09:
    • Software Engineering Consultant at Linkalab S. r. l., CoMPLeX SySTeMS CoMPuTaTioNaL LaBoRaToRy (http://www.linkalab.it), Project Title: "Development of a high performance community detection  algorithm for complex networks analysis using template programming techniques"
  • 01/06/09 – 15/06/09:
    • Software Engineering Consultant at Linkalab S. r. l., CoMPLeX SySTeMS CoMPuTaTioNaL LaBoRaToRy (http://www.linkalab.it), Project Title: "Research and development of a C++/python library for Complex Networks analysis"
  • 03/03/08 – 31/05/09
    • Fixedterm contract researcher at Cybersar (http://www.cybersar.com/), Project Title: “Gene networks analysis with Complex Networks techniques”
  • 02/05/05 – 31/12/05
    • Fixedterm contract researcher at Cagliari University (http://www.unica.it/), Physics dept. (http://www1.dsf.unica.it/), Project Title: “Identification methods of acoustic signals generated by high energy cosmic neutrino interactions in water”
  • 2004
    • Fellowship by I.N.F.N., Italian National Institute of Nuclear Physics (www.infn.it), Project Title: “Muon detector synchronization in LHCb experiment"
  • 2003
  • 2001

Personal publications

Community core detection in transportation networks
PHYSICAL REVIEW E 88, 042810 (2013), DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.88.042810, PACS number(s): 89.75.Hc, 87.23.Ge, 05.70.Ln
2013
Authors: Vincenzo De Leo, Federica Cerina, Mario Mureddu, Luca Secchi, Alessandro Chessa, Giovanni Santoboni
PLoS ONE 7(5): e37507. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0037507
2012
Authors: Federica Cerina, Vincenzo De Leo, Alessandro Chessa, Marc Barthelemy
Nature Methods Cover
Nature Methods (2012) doi:10.1038/nmeth.2016
2012
Authors: Vincenzo De Leo, Daniel Marbach, James C. Costello, Robert Kueffner, The DREAM 5 Consortium, Alberto de la Fuente, Nicola Soranzo, Andrea Pinna
Advances in Medicine and Biology, (2010) Volume 16, Chapter IV, ISBN 978-1-61122-731-4, Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
2010
Authors: Vincenzo De Leo, Alessandro Chessa, Francesco Ricci, Nicola Soranzo, Alberto de la Fuente