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Gianfranco Nencioni { "honorific-suffix": "Førsteamanuensis", "fn": "Gianfranco Nencioni", "tel": "Telefon: 51832832", "email": "" }

Avdeling/enhet Det teknisk- naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt/senter Institutt for data- og elektroteknologi
Rom KE E-428

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.


  • 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)

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Pågående forskning



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


  • 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


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

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner (fra CRISTin)

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