Bio Sketch

Paolo Cappellari is an Assistant Professor at the College of Staten Island, CUNY. He received his PhD from Università Roma Tre, Rome, Italy, in 2007. His career has included positions in industry and academia. He has worked for some of the top firms, Microsoft Research and IBM, and Universities, University of Alberta and Dublin City University.
His research focuses the effective management, interpretation, and utilization of static and streaming big data, with specific attention to the study and transformation of schema and data from a model to another, keyword search over semantic datasets and data management in sensor networks.
He has published his research results in the major journals of the field, including VLDB Journal, Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems and in the refereed proceedings of major conferences (ACM-SIGMOD, VLDB, EDBT, ER, ICDE, FoIKS). He has been adjunct reviewer for many international conferences (ACM-SIGMOD, VLDB, EDBT, ICDE, CAISE, DASFAA).
Current and past teaching includes: Information Systems, Research Project in Large-Scale Data, IT Architectures, Object Oriented Programming, Principles of Database Systems, Object-Oriented analysis with UML and design patterns.