Research Interests

I am part of the Service-Oriented, Cloud and Fog Computing (SOCC) research group. My current research interests include, but are not limited to, what follows.
  • Service, Cloud, and Fog Computing
  • Microservices and Cloud-Native Solutions, Deployment and Management Automation, Faults and fault resilience, Application of Formal Methods
  • Empirical Software Engineering
  • Systematic Grey Literature Reviews, Multivocal Reviews, Systematic Reviews, Systematic Mapping Studies

Editorship

Conference Organisation

  • Forthcoming events
  • PC chair, 18th IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented System Engineering (IEEE SOSE 2024), Shanghai, China, July 15-18, 2024
  • PC member, 16th International Conference on Advanced Service Computing (SERVICE COMPUTATION 2024), Venice, Italy, 14-18 April 2024
  • PC member, 14th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2024), Angers, France, 2-4 May 2024
  • PC member, 5th International Conference on Computing, Networks and Internet of Things (CNIOT 2024), Tokyo, Japan, 24-26 May 2024
  • PC member, 16th International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid, and On-line Learning (eLmL 2024), Barcelona, Spain, 26-30 May 2024
  • PC member, 4th International Conference on ICT Solutions for eHealth (ICTS4eHealth), Paris, France, 26-29 June 2024
  • PC member, International Conference on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2024), Porto de Galinhas, Brazil, 15-19 July 2024
  • PC member, 32nd International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD 2024), Gdańsk, Poland, 26-28 August 2024
  • PC member, 30th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (Euro-PAR 2024), Madrid, Spain, 26-30 August 2024
  • PC member, 50th Euromicro Conference Series on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications, EU Projects Track (EUP @ SEAA 2024), Paris, France, 28-30 August 2024
  • PC member, 18th European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA 2024), Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2-6 September 2024
  • PC member, 3rd International Workshop on Quality in Software Architecture (QUALIFIER 2024), Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2-3 September 2024
  • PC member, 17th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC 2024), Pisa, Italy, 11-13 September 2024
  • PC member, 9th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Internet of Things (CCIOT 2024), Hanoi, Vietnam, 1-3 November 2024
  • PC member, 30th International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS 2024), Porto, Portugal, 19-21 November 2024
  • PC member, 15th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Service Science (CLOSER 2025), Porto, Portugal, 1-3 April 2025
  • PC member, 40th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing, track on Cloud Continuum (Cloud Continuum @ SAC 2025), Catania, Italy, 31 March-4 April 2025

Participation in Research Projects

Memberships

Awards

  • Acknowledgments
  • 2020: Top Cited Paper, for the article TosKer: A synergy between TOSCA and Docker for orchestrating multi-component applications, which was among the top cited articles published by the journal Software: Practice and Experience between Jan 2018 and Dec 2019
  • 2020: Distinguished Referee of the journal Software: Practice and Experience, for the outstanding service to the journal based on the criteria of quality, timeliness, and volume of reviews