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  • Ph.D.
  • Research Professor
  • University of Southern California
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I hold a PhD in Mathemathics & Computer Science (University of Messina, Italy - 2012). Research field: Network science, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics Main interests: Complex Networks, Social Network Analysis, Data Mining Current position: Computer Scientist at the University of Southern California Information Sciences Institute Additional Affiliations: Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, at the Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research (CNetS), working with Prof. Alessandro Flammini and Prof. Fil Menczer Royal Holloway University of London, at the Paccanaro Lab (Centre for Systems and Synthetic Biology) with group of Dr. Alberto Paccanaro University of Messina, at Department of Mathematics, with Informatics Section

Recent publications

  • Graph embedding techniques, applications, and performance: A survey

    • Goyal P
    • Ferrara E
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  • Individual performance in team-based online games

    • Sapienza A
    • Zeng Y
    • Bessi A
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Professional experience

Research Professor

University of Southern California

August 2015 - Present

Research Assistant Professor

Indiana University Bloomington

January 2015 - August 2015(7 months)

Postdoctoral research fellow

Indiana University Bloomington School of Informatics and Computing

March 2012 - December 2014(3 years)

Visiting Student

Royal Holloway University of London

September 2011 - March 2012(6 months)

PhD School in Mathematics and Computer Science

Università degli Studi di Messina - University of Messina

January 2009 - March 2012(3 years)

Visiting Student

Technische Universität Wien - Technical University of Vienna

February 2010 - May 2010(3 months)



Universita degli Studi di Messina

January 2009 - December 2011(3 years)

Msc. Computer Science

Università degli Studi di Messina - University of Messina

October 2006 - July 2008(2 years)


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