On September 1st, 2020 the European Project H2020 IMPETUS officially started. KDDE is involved in this project as linked third party of CINI, the National Inter-university Consortium for Informatics.
On April 11th, 2020 Donato Malerba, the scientific coordinator of the KDDE research group, has been interviewed by the Italian Newspaper “La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno” in this article. Here the link to the full article (in Italian):
On March 30th, 2020 Donato Malerba, the scientific coordinator of the KDDE research group, has been interviewed by Hack@MI in this article. Here the link to the full article (in Italian):
The KDDE participated with the prof. Annalisa Appice, responsible of the project for the Department of Computer Science, and Francesca Mazzia, full professor of mathematics, at the RPASinAir project meeting held in Brindisi on 4-5 February 2020, of which we have news on:
Four researchers have developed an algorithm that discovers new correlations between genes in human beings. Paolo Mignone, Gianvito Pio, Michelangelo Ceci of KDDE research group and Domenica D’Elia of “Institute of biomedical technologies (CNR)” worked together in order to develop an algorithm which exploits transfer learning techniques in order to select the available knowledge derived from other organisms and transfer such knowledge to the human beings.
Other articles about this news:
A new algorithm will discover correlations between environmental pollution and respiratory diseases. The project, started by KDDE lab and the University of Salento, is named APOLLON (environmentAl POLLutiOn aNalyzer). In the following two app screenshots and the links to the full articles (Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno and University of Bari website) are reported.
University of Sarajevo invited Gianvito Pio as trainer for the workshop on “Statistical and machine learning techniques in human microbiome studies”.