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Associate Professor
Gianfranco Nencioni { "honorific-suffix": "Associate Professor", "fn": "Gianfranco Nencioni", "tel": "Telephone: +47 51832832", "email": "gianfranco.nencioni@uis.no" }

Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Department Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Room KE E-428
Web https://gianfranconencioni.weebly.com/

Short Bio

Gianfranco Nencioni received the Master's degree in telecommunication engineering (cum laude) and Ph.D. degree in information engineering from the University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy, in 2008 and 2012, respectively. From 2012 to 2015, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Information Engineering, University of Pisa. From 2015 to 2018, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology (formerly Department of Telematics), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway. From 2018, he is an Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Stavanger, Norway.

Research fields

  • Mathematical Modelling and Optimization
  • Dependability and Energy-Efficiency
  • Routing, Network Design, and Resource Allocation
  • Emerging (Wired and Wireless) Networking Technologies (i.e. , SDN, NFV, 5G)

Selected publications

Research in progress

  • 5G Management and Orchestration for Data and Network Integration (5G MODaNeI)
  • Smart City

Work experience

ACADEMIA & RESEARCH

  • 02/2018-Today      Associate Professor, University of Stavanger
  • 03/2015-01/2018  Post-doctor, NTNU
  • 02/2012-01/2015  Post-doctor, Univesity of Pisa

VISITS

  • 12/2019    University of Padua, reference Prof. Andrea Zanella
  • 11/2019    IMDEA Networks, reference Prof. Albert Banchs
  • 11/2012    University of Montreal, reference Prof. Bernard Gentron
  • 07/2012    King's College London, reference Dr. Nishanth Sastry
  • 10/2011-12/2011  University of Cambridge, reference Prof. Jon Crowcroft

PREVIOUS TEACHING

Autumn 2017

  • "TTM4110 - Dependability and Performance with Discrete Event Simulation" at NTNU: fundamentals of probability
  • "TTM4150 - Internet Network Architecture" at NTNU: SDN and Internet QoS
  • "TTM4158 - Dependability and Performance Design" at NTNU: mathematics background and network dependability

Autumn 2016

  • "TTM4158 - Dependability and Performance Design" at NTNU: mathematics background and network dependability

Scientific publications (from Cristin)

  • Nencioni, Gianfranco; Helvik, Bjarne Emil; Heegaard, Poul Einar (2017). Implementing the Availability Model of a Software-Defined Backbone Network in Möbius. NTNU. 74 p.
  • Nencioni, Gianfranco; Helvik, Bjarne Emil; Gonzalez, Andres Javier; Heegaard, Poul Einar; Kamisinski, Andrzej (2016). Impact of SDN Controllers Deployment on Network Availability. NTNU. 4 p.