Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia
Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Informatica, Statistica

Simonetta BALSAMO
Professor of Computer Science



Research activity
Some papers
Some research projects
Bio Sketch Various
Some Events
  • SIMULTECH 2018 (PC member), SCS 8st International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Porto, Portugal, July, 29-31, 2018.
  • InfQ 2017 (Steering C. member), Workshop, New Frontiers in Quantitative Methods in Informatics, In conjunction with Valuetools 2016, Venice, Italy, 4/12, 2017
  • EPEW 2017 (PC member), 14th European Workshop on Performance Engineering, Berlin, Germany - September 7-8 2017
  • ASMTA'17 (Steering C. member, PC member), 24th International Conference on Analytical and Stochastic Modelling Techniques and Applications, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK 10-12 July 2017
  • SIMULTECH 2016 (PC member), SCS 7st International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Madrid, Spain, July, 26-28, 2016.
  • EPEW 2016 (PC member), 13th European Workshop on Performance Engineering, Chios, Greece, 5-8/10, 2016
  • InfQ 2016 (Steering C. member), New Frontiers in Quantitative Methods in Informatics, In conjunction with Valuetools 2016, Taormina, Italy, 24-25/10, 2016
  • ASMTA'16 (Steering C. member, PC member), 23rd International conference on Analytic and Stochastic modelling Techniques and Applications, Cardiff, UK, 24-26/8/2016
  • SIMULTECH 2016 (PC member), SCS 6st International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Lisbon, Portugal, July, 29-31, 2016.
  • EPEW 2015 (PC member), 12th European Workshop on Performance Engineering, Madrid, Spain, 31/8-1/9, 2015
  • ASMTA'15 (Steering C. member, PC member), 22nd International conference on Analytic and Stochastic modelling Techniques and Applications, Albena, (Varna), Bulgaria, 26-29/5/2015
  • SIMULTECH 2015 (PC member), SCS 5th International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Colmar, France, July, 21-23, 2015
  • EPEW 2014 (PC member), 11th European Workshop on Performance Engineering, Florence, Italy, 11-12 September, 2014
  • ASMTA'14 (Steering C. member, PC member), 21th International conference on Analytic and Stochastic modelling Techniques and Applications, Budapest, Hungary, 30/6-2/7/2014
  • SIMULTECH 2014 (PC member), SCS 4th International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Vienna, Austria, August, 28-30, 2014
  • ASMTA'13 (Steering C. member, PC member), 20th International conference on Analytic and Stochastic modelling Techniques and Applications, Ghent, B, July, 8-10, 2013
  • ---- EPEW 2013 (Program Co-Chair), 10th European Workshop on Performance Engineering Ca' Foscari University, Venice, Italy, 16-17 September, 2013
  • HET-NETS 2013 (Program Co-Chair), Performance and Security Modelling & Evaluation of Cooperative Heterogeneous Networks ,Ilkley, UK, 11-13/11/2013
  • ACM ICPE 2012 (PC member), Third International Conference on Performance Engineering, WOSP/SIPEW, Boston, MA, USA, 22-25/4/2012
  • ACM PADS 2012 (PC member), 26th Workshop on Principles and Advances of Distributed Simulation, Zhangjiajie, China, 15-19/7/2012
  • TEMU 2012 (PC member), International Conference on Telecommunication and Multimedia, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, 30 July - 1 August, 2012.
  • SIMULTECH 2013 (PC member), SCS 3rd International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Rekyiavik, Iceland, July, 29-31, 2013.
  • SIMULTECH 2012 (PC member), SCS 2nd International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Rome, Italy, July, 28-31, 2012.
  • ---- ASMTA'11 (General Co-Chair), 18th International conference on Analytic and Stochastic modelling Techniques and Applications, Venice, Ca' Dolfin, June, 20-22, 2011.
  • ---- ISC 2011(Program Co-Chair), Eurosis, Industrial Simulation Conference, Venice, Centro Culturale Don Orione, June, 6-8, 2011.



Some Projects
  • Research project MIUR CINA: Compositionality, Interaction, Negotiation, Autonomicity for the future ICT society, 2013-2105
  • Research project MIUR FIRB Performance Evaluation of Complex Systems: Techniques, Methodologies and Tools, UniVe page
  • Research project MIUR SAHARA,
  • Research project MIUR SALADIN
    I Workshop SALADIN, Software Architectures and Languages to Coordinate Mobile Distributed Components 14-16/2/2001, Venezia, Auditorium Santa Margherita

Bio Sketch

Laurea Degree cum laude in "Scienze dell'Informazione" (Computer Science), University of Pisa, 1981
From 1981 to 1984 Research Assistant at the Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa
From 1984 Assistant Professor at Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa
From 1985 to 1986 'Visiting Scientist' a the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heinghts, NY, USA
From 1989 to 1992, Associate Professor at Department of Mathematics, University of Modena
From 1992 to 1994, Associate Professor at Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa
From 1994 to 1999, Full Professor at Department of Computer Science, University of Udine
Since 1999 Full Professor at Department of Computer Science, University Ca' Foscari Venice

Various
  • Served in the Editorial Board (2004-2016) Performance Evaluation Journal

  • ESI Special Topics, April 2006

  • Queueing Networks with Blocking, Special Issue of the Journal of Performance Evaluation,
    Demetres Kouvatsos and Simonetta Balsamo (Guest Eds.), North-Holland, Elsevier 2003.
    Science Direct

  • S.Balsamo, V. De Nitto Personè, R. Onvural, Analysis of Queueing Networks with Blocking
    Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001, pp. 255
    Index, Cover, Errata corrige

  • Ph. Students
    • Raffaela Mirandola, University of Roma Tor Vergata, Ph D. 1994
    • Ivan Mura, University of Pisa, Ph D. 1999
    • Moreno Marzolla, University Ca' Foscari Venezia, Ph D. 2004
    • Andrea Marin, University Ca' Foscari Venezia, Ph D. 2009
    • Gian-Luca Dei Rossi, University Ca' Foscari Venezia, Ph D. 2013
    • Ivan Stoijc, University Ca' Foscari Venezia, Ph D. 2017

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Last Updated: October 2017 - Simonetta Balsamo - email : balsamo AT dsi.unive.it