Renato De Leone
- Nationality: Italian
- Web: http://www.unicam.it/~renato.deleone
- Laurea in Mathematics: University of Naples, Italy, June 1981.
Dissertation Topic: Nonlinear parameter estimation
- November 2017–-
Rector Delegate for Student and Staff International Mobility, Memorandum of Understanding and Linguistic skills, University of Camerino.
- April 2016–-
Mobility Manager, University of Camerino.
- April 2015–October 2017
Coordinator Math Division, School of Science and Technology.
- November 2013–October 2017
Vice Director, School of Science and Technology.
- December 2013–October 2017
Director of Didactic Committee Percorsi Abilitanti Speciali UNICAM.
- September 2013–October 2017
President of Council of Tirocinio Formativo Attivo (TFA) program UNICAM.
- February 2013–October 2017
Rector Delegate for Erasmus International Mobility.
- January 2007–December 2011
President of AIRO, Italian Association of Operations Research.
- November 2009–March 2012
Chairman Mathematical Section, School of Science and Technology, Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- November 2006–November 2009
Chairman Mathematics Program,Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- November 2006––
Director of the Master in “Trasporti ed Infomobilità”,Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- November 2004––
Full Professor, Operations Research, Faculty of Science and Technology, Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- December 2002–October 2006
Chairman Mathematics and Computer Science Department, Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- November 2001–October 2004
Professore Straordinario, Settore Scientifico Disciplinare MAT/09 Ricerca Operativa, Facoltà di Scienze MM.FF.NN., Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- November 1993–October 2001
Associate Professor, IOperations Research, Faculty of Sciences, Università di Camerino, Camerino, Italy.
- August 1987–October1993
Visiting Assistant Professor, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
- August 1988–October1993
Visiting Assistant Professor, Center for the Mathematical Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
- May 1992–June 1992
Professore a Contratto, Dipartimento di Informatica e Applicazioni, Università di Salerno, Salerno, Italy.
- May 1991–June 1991
Visiting Professor, Dipartimento di Informatica e Applicazioni, Università di Salerno, Salerno, Italy.
- May 1990–June 1990
Visiting Professor, Dipartimento di Informatica e Applicazioni, Universitá di Salerno, Salerno, Italy.
- January –July 1987
Lecturer, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
- June 1985–December 1986
Research Associate on the Crystal Project, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
- June 1985–August 1988
Research Associate, Center for the Mathematical Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
- October 1984–March 1985
Honorary Fellow, Mathematics Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA. Grant recipient from Italian National Council of Research.
- December 1982–June 1988
Research Scientist, CRAI, Consorzio per la Ricerca e le Applicazioni in Informatica, Rende (CS), Italy (on leave since October 1984).
- December 1981–December 1982
Research Trainee, CRAI, Consorzio per la Ricerca e le Applicazioni in Informatica, Rende (CS), Italy.
Major areas of interest
- Mathematical Programming, Large-Scale Parallel Optimization, Transportation problems, Classification problems, Linear and Integer Programming.
- University Course Reviewer for CRUI (Conferenza dei Rettori delle Università Italiane) since May 2004.
- Enrolled in the Register of Expert in Course Evaluation, ANVUR, Italian, University Ministry.
- Editorial Board Computational Optimization and Applications, Optimization Letters, Central European Journal of Computer Science
- Member: Informs, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Programming Society, SIMAI, Unione Matematica Italiana.
- Referee: Mathematical Programming, SIAM Journal on Optimization, Informs Journal on Computing, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications. McGraw–Hill, College Division.
Patents and Inventions
- “Method for Radiation Therapy planning”, a method to control tomotherapy beam dose, with J. Deasy, patent No. 5,418,827.
 O.L. Mangasarian and R. De Leone. Parallel successive overrelaxation methods for symmetric linear complementarity problems and linear programs. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 54(3):437–446, 1987.
 O.L. Mangasarian and R. De Leone. Error bounds for strongly convex programs and (super)linearly convergent iterative schemes for the least 2-norm solution of linear programs. Applied Mathematics and Optimization, 17:1–14, 1988.
 O.L. Mangasarian and R. De Leone. Parallel gradient projection successive overrelaxation for symmetric linear complementarity problems and linear programs. Annals of Operation Research, 14:41–59, 1988.
 R. De Leone and O.L. Mangasarian. Serial and parallel solution of large scale linear programs by augmented Lagrangian successive overrelaxation. In A. Kurzhanski, K. Neumann, and D. Pallaschke, editors, Optimization, parallel processing and applications, pages 103–124. Springer Verlag, Berlin, 1988.
 R. De Leone, O.L. Mangasarian, and T-.H. Shiau. Multi-sweep asynchronous parallel successive overrelaxation for the nonsymmetric linear complementarity problem. Annals of Operations Research, 22:43–54, 1990.
 R. De Leone, R. Jain, and K. Straus. Solution of multiple-choice knapsack problem encountered in high-level synthesis of VLSI circuits. International Journal of Computer Mathematics, 47:163–176, 1993.
 B. Narendran, R. De Leone, and P. Tiwari. An implementation of the ϵ-relaxation algorithm on CM-5. In Proceedings of 5th Annual ACM Symposium on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures, pages 183–192, 1993.
 B. Narendran, R. De Leone, and P. Tiwari. Min-cost flows: a case study in increasing parallelism in solving unstructured graph algorithms. DIMACS Workshop on Parallel Algorithms for Unstructured and Dynamic problems, 1993.
 M. Rim, A. Mujumdar, R. Jain, and R. De Leone. Optimal and heuristic algorithms for solving the binding problem. IEEE Transactions on Vary Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, 2(2):211–225, June 1994.
 J.O. Deasy, T.W. Holmes, T.R. Mackie, and R. De Leone. Coplanar beam weight optimization: Electrostatic model and iterative adjustement. XIth International Conference on Computer Radiation Therapy, 1994, 1994.
 R. De Leone, E. Merelli, and S. Buti. Massively parallel solution of large scale network flow problems. In G. Di Pillo and F. Giannessi, editors, Nonlinear Optimization and Applications, pages 49–74. Plenum, 1996.
 R. De Leone and E. Merelli. Data Envelopment Analysis: an introduction. In Atti del Corso AIRO “Logistica su calcolatore per la pianificazione della produzione nelle piccole e medie imprese”, pages 73–82, 1997.
 V. Capalbo, R. De Leone, and M. Gaudioso. The cobweb method for minimizing convex functions. In R. De Leone, A. Murli, P.M. Pardalos, and G. Toraldo, editors, High Performace Algorithms and Software in Nonlinear Optimization. Kluwer Academic, 1998.
 R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. A GRASP for the bus driver scheduling problem, 2005. Proceedings of the Sixth Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC2005),, Vienna, Austria, August 22-26, 2005.
 R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. The bus driver scheduling problem: a new mathematical model and a grasp approximate solution. Technical Report 22, Università di Napoli Federico II, Dipartimento di Matematica e Applicazioni, 2006.
 R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. The transportation planning system for the vehicle and bus driver scheduling. Technical Report 64, Università di Napoli Federico II, Dipartimento di Matematica e Applicazioni, 2006.
 L. Bailetti, R. De Leone, C. Elisei, M. Farina, and E. Marchitto. Cluster analysis, artificial neural networks and support vector machines in sensorial analysis, 26-29 September 2006. A Sense of Diversity, Second Conference on Sensory Consumer Science of Food and Beverages World Forum Convention Center, The Hague, The Netherlands.
 G D’Annibale, R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. A new meta–heuristic for the bus driver scheduling problem: Grasp combined with rollout, 2007. IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Scheduling, SCIS ’07 (doi: 10.1109/SCIS.2007.367689).
 R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. New hybrid heuristics for the bus driver scheduling problem, 2007. Proceedings of the Seventh Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC 2007), Montreal, Canada, June 25–29.
 R. De Leone, P. Festa, and E. Marchitto. A hybrid grasp with rollout for the bus driver scheduling problem. International Journal of Information Technology and Intelligent Computing, 2(4):1–20, 2008.
 R. De Leone, E. Marchitto, and A. Pieralisi. Ottimizzazione dei turni dei veicoli e del personale viaggiante nel settore del trasporto pubblico locale. In G. Felici and A. Sciomachen, editors, Scienze delle decisioni in Italia: applicazioni della riceca operativa a problemi industriali, page 55, 2008.
 R. De Leone. A brief overview of the origin of operations research and linear programming: Learning from the past to build a stronger future, 2009. Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata, Università Ca’ Foscari. Venezia, ISBN: 9788888037356.
 R. De Leone and S. Scortichini. Sistemi di valutazione dell’efficienza nel trasporto pubblico locale. , pages 43–54. Atti del convegno Jesi, 2 ottobre 2009.
 S. De Cosmis and R. De Leone. Support vector machine for robust regression. In COMTESSA, editor, Proceedings of the CTW 2012 11th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graph and Combinatorial Optimization, pages 96–99, 2012.
 S. De Cosmis, R. De Leone, E. Kropa, S. Meyer-Nieberg, S. Pickl, and J. Rosati. Electric load forecasting: An experimental comparison. In COMTESSA, editor, Proceedings of the CTW 2012 11th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graph and Combinatorial Optimization, pages 100–103, 2012.
 M. Pellegrini, R. De Leone, and P. Maponi. Adaptive sampling for embedded software systrems using svms: Application to water level sensors. In COMTESSA, editor, Proceedings of the CTW 2012 11th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graph and Combinatorial Optimization, pages 100–103, 2012.
 G. Patrizi, V. Pietropaolo, A. Carbone, R. De Leone, Di Giacomo. L., V. Losacco, and G. Patrizi. Nonlinear recognition methods for oncological pathologies. In Data Mining for Biomarker Discovery, pages 169–186, New York Dordrecht Heidelberg London, 2012. Springer.
 M. Pellegrini, R. De Leone, and P. Maponi. Reducing power consuption in hydrometric level sensor network using support vector machines. In PECCS, editor, Proceedings of the PECCS 2013 International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems, pages 229–232, 2013.
 C Lucheroni and R. De Leone. Panel modelling of electricity prices: Linear and nonlinear regression approaches2013 10th international conference on the european energy market (eem). In 2013 10th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), pages 1–8, Piscataway, NJ, USA – USA, 27-31 May 2013. IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Eng.
 S. De Cosmis, R. De Leone, E. Kropat, S. Meyer-Nieberg, and S. Pickl. Electric load forecasting using support vector machines for robust regression. In Proceedings of the Emerging M&S Applications in Industry & Academia / Modeling and Humanities Symposium, EAIA and MatH ’13, pages 9:1–9:8, San Diego, CA, USA, 2013. Society for Computer Simulation International.
 R. De Leone. Innovative transportation systems and infomobility for smart cities. In M. Sargolini, editor, Urban Landscapes: Environmental Networks and the Quality of Life, pages 111–113. Springer, Milan, 2013.
 R. De Leone and V. Minnetti. The estimation of the parameters in multi-criteria classification problem: The case of the electre tri method. In Donatella Vicari, Akinori Okada, Giancarlo Ragozini, and Claus Weihs, editors, Analysis and Modeling of Complex Data in Behavioral and Social Sciences, Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization, pages 93–101. Springer International Publishing, 2014.
 S. Silvi, M.C. Verdenelli, C. Cecchini, M.M. Coman, M.S. Bernabei, J. Rosati, R. De Leone, C. Orpianesi, and A. Cresci. Probiotic-enriched foods and dietary supplement containing synbio positively affects bowel habits in healthy adults: an assessment using standard statistical analysis and support vector machines. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition, pages 994–1002, 2014.
 R. De Leone. Mathematic territorial models for evaluation. In M Sargolini and R. Gambino, editors, Mountain Landscapes. A Decision Support System For the Accessibility, pages 95–98. List - Laboratorio Internazionale Editoriale, Trento, Italy, 2014.
 R. De Leone and S. Ferranti. Inhabited centers and visitors destination areas. In M Sargolini and R. Gambino, editors, Mountain Landscapes. A Decision Support System For the Accessibility, pages 88–92. List - Laboratorio Internazionale Editoriale, Trento, Italy, 2014.
 J. Rosati, T. Di Noia, T. Lukasiewicz, R. De Leone, and A. Maurino. Preference queries with ceteris paribus semantics for linked data. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 9415:423–442, 2015.
 R. De Leone and D. Kvasov, D. Yaroslav. Guest editors foreword to the special issue devoted to the international conference “Numerical computations: Theory and Algorithms” June 17–23, 2013,Falerna, Italy, 2015.
 Jessica Rosati, Tommaso Di Noia, Thomas Lukasiewicz, Renato De Leone, and Andrea Maurino. Preference queries with ceteris paribus semantics for linked data. In On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems: OTM 2015 Conferences, volume 9415, pages 423–442, Rhodes, 2015. Christophe Debruyne, Hervé Panetto, Robert Meersman, Tharam Dillon, Georg Weichhart, Yuan An, Claudio Agostino Ardagna.
 J. Rosati, P. Ristoski, T. Di Noia, R. De Leone, and R. Paulheim. RDF graph embeddings for content-based recommender systems. In CEUR Workshop Proceedings, volume 1673, pages 23–30, Boston; United States;, 2016. CBRecSys 2016.
 R. De Leone, Y.D. Sergeyev, and A. Zhigljavsky. Guest editors’ preface to the special issue devoted to the 2nd international conference “Numerical Computations: Theory and algorithms”, june 19-25, 2016, Pizzo Calabro, italy. Journal of Global Optimization, 71(1), 2018.
 R. De Leone, G. Fasano, and Y.D. Sergeyev. Planar methods and grossone for the conjugate gradient breakdown in nonlinear programming. Computational Optimization and Applications, 71(1):73–93, 2018.
 R. De Leone, G. Fasano, M. Roma, and Y.D. Sergeyev. How grossone can be helpful to iteratively compute negative curvature directions. In 12th International Conference on Learning and Intelligent Optimization, LION 12; Kalamata; Greece; 10 June 2018 through 15 June 2018, volume 11353, pages 180–183, Berlin, 2019. Springer.