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Carlo Meloni's biographical info

Carlo Meloni was graduated in Electronics Engineering from the Sapienza University of Rome in 1997. He received a Ph.D. in Operations Research from the same university in 2000. In November 2000 he joined Roma Tre University (Rome) as post-doctoral fellow in Operations Research.
In July 2002 he became Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering at the Politecnico di Bari (DEI - Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell'Informazione). 
 In 2013 he received the academic professorship habilitation in Operations Research by MIUR (Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research).
He took part in research projects promoted by public institutions, academic organizations and companies. His main research and professional interests concern applications of optimization and other OR/MS methodologies. His works have been presented in several international conferences and published on different international journals and books.
Carlo Meloni is member of Italian Society of Operations Research (AIRO), and INFORMS international society, and took part in different EURO's working groups. He is included as expert in the Register of the Reviewers of the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Research for the evaluation of research programs, and has been invited as reviewer and evaluator of international scientific and editorial projects.
Carlo Meloni is a registered professional engineer in Italy and he has served as a consultant to different companies and organizations.


  • Graduated in Electronics Engineering at Sapienza University of Rome (1997). Advisor Prof. F. Nicolò, and Prof. A. Agnetis. Thesis: Ro uting and scheduling in a supervised Job Shop: algorithms and simulation.
  • Ph. D. in Operations Research, Sapienza University of Rome (2000). Advisor Prof. A. Agnetis. Thesis: Combinatorial models for coordination problems in multi-stage production systems.
  • Post-doctoral fellow, Roma Tre University  (2000-2002). Supervisor: Prof. F. Nicolò. Research theme: Control methods for complex systems in industrial automation.
  • C. D. Tardini Foundation fellowship (Rome, Italy), 1990-1997.

Academic and Professional activities

  • 2002 - present   Assistant Professor at Politecnico di Bari, DEI - Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell'Informazione 
  • 1997 - present   Engineering and Consulting activities. Carlo Meloni is a Registered Professional Engineer in Italy and he has served as a consultant to different companies and organizations
  • 2014 - 2018  Associate researcher, CNR - Istituto per le applicazioni del Calcolo "Mauro Picone" - Bari
  • 2010 - 2012   Lecturer at University of Siena, Course of Networks Optimization, Faculty of Engineering 
  • 2004 - 2007 Lecturer at University of Foggia, Courses of Operations Research and Decision Support Systems, Faculty of Economics
  • 2017 - present Member of the Scientific Commitee of the C. D. Tardini Foundation (Rome, Italy)
  • 2003 - 2007  Member of the Board of the C. D. Tardini Foundation (Rome, Italy)

Politecnico di Bari -  DEI
Campus Univ. E. Quagliariello
Via E. Orabona  4
70125 - Bari (Italy) 

Email Contacts

Academic:  meloni[at]
Private:  mail[at]