Giovanni Rinaldi (IASI)

Short Biography

Giovanni Rinaldi is a Research Director of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). He received a master degree in System Science at the Engineering School of the University of Rome in 1976. In 1982 he got a tenured position as a researcher at the Institute on System Analysis and Compute Science (IASI) of the CNR, of which is the director from 2014. He directed the same Institute from 1998 to 2009. He was Visiting Professor at the New York University and at the universities of Augsburg, Cologne and Heidelberg. His main research interests are in Combinatorial Optimization, in particular in the study of structural properties of hard problems and in their exploitation to design efficient exact algorithms. His favorite problems are the Traveling Salesman, the Vehicle Routing and The Max-Cut Problem.


Dr. Giovanni Rinaldi


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