Salvatore Orlando

Associate Professor
E-mail: o r l a n d o @ u n i v e . i t

Contact Information:
Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Informatica e Statistica
Via Torino, 155
30172 Venezia Mestre - Italy
Phone: +39 041 2348428
Fax: +39 041 2348419

Head of Studies in Computer Science (BSc. and MSc.) @ Ca' Foscari

Associate Researcher at ISTI - CNR of Pisa, HPC Lab, Tel. +39 050 3152468.

Biographical Sketch

Laurea degree cum laude in Computer Science, University of Pisa, 1985.
PhD in Computer Science, University of Pisa, 1991.
From 1991 to 1992, Research Fellow of the Hewlett Packard - Pisa Science Center.
In 1993, Post-doc Research Associate at the Department of Computer Science of the University of Pisa.
From 1994 to 2000 he was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science of the Ca' Foscari University of Venice, where he currently is an Associate Professor.
Curriculum vitae et studiorum

Research Interests and Publications

QuickScorer: A Fast Algorithm to Rank Documents with Additive Ensembles of Regression Trees,
by C. Lucchese, F. M. Nardini, S. Orlando, R. Perego, N. Tonellotto, and R. Venturini. ACM SIGIR 2015.
Best Paper Award!

ACM Computing Reviews selected the paper:
Lucchese, C.; Orlando, S.; Perego, R.; Silvestri, F.; and Tolomei, G. Discovering tasks from search engine query logs.
ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Volume 31 Issue 3 (July 2013), Article No. 14, ACM New York, NY, USA.
as a notable article in computing in 2013.

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