Short bioI was born in Catania, Sicily, Italy, in 1984.
In 2008 I obtained a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science at Università degli Studi di Catania, Italy.
Between 2010 and 2011 I was an Erasmus Student at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal.
I received my Postgraduate Degree in Computer Science at Università degli Studi di Catania, Italy, in 2012. The title of my master thesis was "A Colony of Artificial Bees for the Graph Coloring Problem".
Since 2013 I am a Doctoral Student at the School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, UK.
Research InterestsMy research interests include but are not limited to:
Combinatorial Optimization, Evolutionary Computation, Swarm Intelligence, Nature Inspired Metaheuristics, Hyper-Heuristics,Artificial Immune Systems, Machine Learning, Computational Biology.