I am currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Electronics and Information in Politecnico di Milano, Italy and an Adjunct Professor in the Computer Science Department at the University of California, Davis.

I co-authored more than 300 peer-reviewed conference and journal papers. My research interests include performance evaluation, optimization and design of communication networks, cloud computing and privacy. I am a member of the Editorial Board of Photonic Network Communications, Optical Switching and Networking and IEEE Communication Surveys and Tutorials. I am an active member of the technical program committee of various networking conferences such as INFOCOM, OFC, ICC, and GLOBECOM, and I was the co-recipient of eleven best-paper awards.