Ontology design, RDF stores, linked data technologies, content protection, digital rights management, computer music, object-oriented technology, real-time systems, formal languages
Poverty, Deprivations and Development, Children Capabilities, Child Labor and labor markets, Impact evaluation, Informal Activities, Local System of Development, Small and Medium Enterprises’ (SMEs) Clusters
Numerical analysis, approximation and interpolation of data, Geometric and mathematical modeling for CAGD, Wavelets and frames method, Mathematical methods in image and signal processing
Hierarchical Bayesian models and spatial statistics. Robust analysis for small area estimation. Compatibility for conditional distributions defined on spatial analysis and missing data problems.
Application of formal specification and verification methods, Model checking based verification techniques, Industrial applications of model checking, Software product lines variability modelling
Risk models applied in the economic and social field; economic growth and financial market development; GDP and alternative measures; objective and subjective economic well-being, indicators of local territorial development and analysis of territorial disparities; the performances of educational systems.
input-output models, consumption analysis, income distribution forecast models of insolvencies, analysis of data quality and statistical confidentiality, multivariate analysis: structural models, analysis of symbolic data, models with latent variables, analysis of customer satisfaction, tourism, local development and industrial districts
Methodologies for the analysis of performability of complex systems, authomatic validation with approaches of Model-Driven-Engineering, dependability assessment of safety-critical systems, construction, protection and validation of critical IT infrastructures
GIS, Spatial analysis, Ecological transition, Digital mapping, Territorial impact assessment
Numerical analysis, numerical linear algebra for large problems, numerical continuous optimization, empirical risk minimization, systems of nonlinear equalities and inequalities
Survey, sampling design, small area estimation, official statistics, social indicators, spatial statistics, environmental statistics, multivariate analysis, evaluation of teaching effectiveness
Ethics and economics, Optimal taxation theory, Economics of the family, Price and quality discrimination, Economics and psychology, Economics of mental health, Multidimensional measures of well-being
Agriculture, development and poverty, Agricultural production, Structural change and agriculture transformation, Farm organization and agrarian contracts, Environment and climate change
Nonlinear dynamical control systems, Control of evolution PDE, Optimal control, Sub-Riemannian geometry, Ordinary differential equations, Calculus of Variations, Differential equations, Propagation of acoustic waves in elastic media
Applied economics, agriculture institutions and the environment, applied econometric modelling, technical efficiency, policy impact analysis
Family-related behaviours (fertility; union formation and dissolution) and their relation with individuals’ socio-economic status, Comparative family demography, Family life courses: theoretical and methodological issues, Family events and subjective well-being