Work

  • present10/2017

    Assistant Professor

    Department of Computer Science

  • 09/201704/2016

    Senior Lecturer

    School of Creative Technologies

  • 03/201610/2014

    Lecturer

    School of Creative Technologies

  • 09/201410/2012

    Marie Curie Intra-European Research Fellow

    School of Computing and Communications

  • 09/201201/2011

    Resesarch Associate

    School of Computing and Communications

Education

  • PhD 06/2011

    Dottorato di Ricerca in Interazione Uomo-Macchina

    Università degli Studi di Bari

  • MSc 04/2006

    Laurea Specialistica in Informatica

    Università degli Studi di Bari

  • BSc 03/2004

    Laurea Triennale in Informatica

    Università degli Studi di Bari

Grants

  • €100,000
    10/2017
    KU Leuven Starting Grant
    Starting fund
  • £10,000
    09/2016
    University of Portsmouth Sabbatical Fund
    for the project: “Live: Learning in Immersive Virtual Environments”
  • £5,000
    2015
    University of Portsmouth Research Development Fund
    for the project: “End-User Substitutional Reality Systems”
  • £5,000
    2014
    University of Portsmouth Research Accelerator Fund
    for the project: “Locomotion in Substitutional Reality”
  • 09/2012
    Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship
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    24-month fellowship for the 3STARS project “Stereoscopic 3D User Interfaces”

Academic Service

  • 2018
    ACM SUI 2018 Publicity Chair
    ACM SUI 2018, Berlin, Germany
  • 2018
    IEEE VR 2018 Program Committe member
    IEEE Virtual Reality 2018, Reutlingen, Germany
  • 2016-2018
    AVI Program Committee member
    International Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces

    • 2018: Castiglione della Pescaia, Grosseto, Italy
    • 2016: Bari, Italy

  • 2014-2018
    WEVR Workshop Organiser at IEEE VR
    Workshop on Everyday Virtual Reality

    • 2018: Reutlingen, Germany
    • 2017: Los Angeles, CA, USA
    • 2016: Greenville, SC, USA
    • 2015: Arles, France

  • 2017
    ACM SUI 2017 General Chair
    5th ACM Symposium on Spatial User Interaction, Brighton, United Kingdom
  • 2017
    IEEE 3DUI 2017 Program Committee member
    IEEE Symposium on 3D User Interfaces, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • 2016
    ACM SUI 2016 Program Committee member
    4th ACM Symposium on Spatial User Interaction, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2016
    NordiCHI 2016 Program Committee member
    NordiCHI 2016, Gothenburg, Sweden