Research lines

NEUROSCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY

BARBARA ARFÈ
- Memoria verbale, apprendimento implicito e outcomes scolastici nel bambino sordo
- Difficoltà e disturbi dell'espressione scritta
- Profili di apprendimento nel bambino con ischemia transitoria frontale
- Giochi elettronici e capacità di apprendimento nel bambino

GIANLUCA CAMPANA
- Improvement of visual functions in participants with visual deficits
- Perceptual learning
- Perceptual priming
- Visual neuroscience investigated with brain stimulation and EEG/ERPs Techniques
- Visual perceptual motion

ANDREA CAMPERIO CIANI
- Evolutionary Psychology, sexual strategies, sexual orientation. Infanticide, pedofilia, sexual abuse.
- Environmental monitoring , conservation and demography of wild Macaca sylvanus, desertification processes.
- Sustainable development and ecology of nomadic tribal populations.
- Evolution of Personality, adaptive value of human psychopatologies.
- Evolutionary forensic psychology, profiling, sexual crimes, risk factors etc.

BARBARA CARRETTI
- Working memory training young and older adults: specific, transfer and maintenance effects
- Cognitive profile of children and adults with reading disabilities
- Working memory profile of individuals with Down syndrome

SABRINA CIPOLLETTA
- Health psychology

ANDREA FACOETTI
- developmental neuropsychology and rehabilitation
- sensory, perceptual and attentional disorders in specific learning disabilities (e.g., developmental dyslexia and dyscalculia), language impairment, autism spectrum disorder and down syndrome
- neuropsychological rehabilitation by using, perceptual learning and action video games
- genetic of developmental dyslexia

LUCIANO GAMBERINI
- human-computer interaction, interaction design, ergonomics
- work psychology, distributed cognition and user studies
- smart city and communities
- symbiotic systems
- persuasive technology

MASSIMO GRASSI
- Auditory and audiovisual perception
- Music perception
- Psychophysical methods
- Hearing impairment
- Cochlear implants

MICHELA LENZI
- Psicologia di comunità: capitale sociale nel quartiere di residenza, correlati contestuali della partecipazione civica in adolescenza, ineguaglianze socioeconomiche e benessere, valutazione di programmi di prevenzione.
- Psicologia dello sviluppo e della socializzazione: sviluppo civico in adolescenza, determinanti sociali del benessere psicosociale in adolescenza, relazione tra caratteristiche del contesto scolastico ed appartenenza a gang.

DANIELA MAPELLI
- Neuropsychology
- Neuropsychological rehabilitation
- Cognitive neuroscience, aging, executive functions, decision making,
- Non invasive brain stimulation (TMS, tdcs)

SARA MONDINI
- Neuroplasticity, Neuro-rehabilitation treatments and neuro-stimulation treatments;
- Brain reserve and Cognitive reserve;
- Computerized assessment on cognitive functions;
- Investigation on Neuro-degenerative disease and acquired brain damage.

MASSIMO NUCCI
- Development and applications of the Cognitive Reserve Index
- Fake data analisys
- Multivariate Data Analysis of Discrete Variables.

KONSTANTINOS PRIFTIS
-Cognitive and clinical neuropsychology of mathematical cognition
-Cognitive and clinical neuropsychology of visuospatial cognition
-Brain- computer Interfaces

ANTONIO PAOLI
- interazione di dieta ed esercizio sul metabolismo dei muscoli scheletrici;
- basi molecolari dell' "exercise training adaptation";
- biomeccanica dell'attività sportiva.

SILVIA SALCUNI
- Psychotherapy research Outcome/process design, Theraputic alliance, Psychopathology and psychotherapy change, communications in psychotherapy...)
- Validation of assessment tools (on-line and vis-a-vis administration)
- Psychodiagnosis, psychopatology and personality unctioning
(Attachment, relationships, social network use, psychiatrics symptoms, Internet/socialnetworks and internalizing/externalizing problem behavior...)

GIUSEPPE SARTORI
- Cognitive neuroscience
- Forensic neuroscience
- Modella of eyewitness
- Machine learning applied to functional and structural neuroimaging
- Lie detection techniques
- Online techniques of lie detection

ALESSANDRA SIMONELLI
- Modelli e metodi di studio della funzione genitoriale: aspetti biologici e psicologici implicati.
- Psicopatologia dell'età evolutiva.
- Metodi di valutazione.

ANNA SPAGNOLLI
- Computer mediated communication
- Social aspects of technology usage and evaluation
- Telepresence
- Qualitative methods to study mediated interaction
- Sustainable HCI

FRANCA STABLUM
- Aging
- Neuropsychology (traumatic brain injury)
- Attention, executive functions, prospective memory assessment and rehabilitation

PATRIZIO TRESSOLDI
- Augmented Cognition; Brain-Computer Interfaces;

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INNOVATION FOR SOCIETAL CHALLENGES

FABIO AIOLLI
- Machine learning, pattern recognition, kernel learning, transfer learning, bioinformatics, learning in games, time series prediction, information and document retrieval, recommender systems and collaborative filtering.

PAOLO BALDAN
- Models and languages for mobile and distributed concurrent systems: process calculi, graph rewriting systems, true concurrent semantics, behavioral equivalences;
- Static analysis techniques and automatic verification of software systems: abstract interpretation, partial order techniques, model based diagnosis based, formal approaches to security;

ALESSANDRO BEGHI
- Data-driven techniques for modeling, control, and diagnosis of dynamical systems;
- Perceptual models for the development of driver assistance systems;

MAURO CONTI
- Security and Privacy:

ROBERTO DI PIETRO
- Advanced topics in network security (e.g. SDN, NFV, Virtualization); distributed systems security.

OMBRETTA GAGGI
- Pervasive and mobile computing, web technologies, multimedia applications for serious games.

CLAUDIO PALAZZI
- Wired/Wireless Networks;
- Distributed Sensing;
- Multimedia Entertainment.

FRANCESCO RANZATO
- Models and languages for mobile and distributed concurrent systems: process calculi, graph rewriting systems, true concurrent semantics, behavioral equivalences;
- Static analysis techniques and automatic verification of software systems: abstract interpretation, partial order techniques, model based diagnosis based, formal approaches to security.

FRANCESCA ROSSI
- constraint reasoning,
- preferences,
- multi-agent systems,
- computational social choice
- artificial intelligence

ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI
- Machine learning, pattern recognition, neural networks and kernel methods for structured data, bioinformatics, learning in games, data and business process mining, QSAR studies, time series prediction, information and document retrieval.

TULLIO VARDANEGA
- Methods and techniques for the design and implementation of elastic capacity in Cloud-
enabled services time-predictable software components of Real-Time Embedded Systems.