Biographical info

Carlo Meloni was born in Cagliari in 1970, and graduated in Electronics Engineering from the UniversitÓ degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza in 1997. He got a Ph.D. in Operations Research from the same university in 2000. In November 2000 he joined the UniversitÓ degli Studi Roma Tre 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 professorship habilitation in Operations Research by MIUR (Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research). Since 2014 he is an associate researcher at CNR-IAC (Bari).
He took part in research projects promoted by the MIUR, 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 societies, and took part in different EURO's working goups.
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 editorial projects for prominent publishers.



Graduated in Electronics Engineering at UniversitÓ degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza (1997). 

Advisor  Prof. F. Nicol˛, and Prof. A. Agnetis. Thesis: Routing and scheduling in a supervised Job Shop: algorithms and simulation

Ph. D. in Operations Research, UniversitÓ degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza (2000).

Advisor Prof. A. Agnetis. Thesis: Combinatorial models for coordination problems in multi-stage production systems.

Post-doctoral fellow at the UniversitÓ degli Studi Roma Tre (2000-2002).

Supervisor: Prof. F. Nicol˛. Research theme: Control methods for complex systems in industrial automation.


2014 - present Associate researcher, CNR - Istituto per le applicazioni del Calcolo "Mauro Picone" - Bari

2002 - present   Assistant Professor at  Politecnico di Bari, DEI - Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell'Informazione

2010 - 2012 Lecturer at UniversitÓ degli Studi di Siena, Course of Networks Optimization, Faculty of Engineering

2004 - 2007   Lecturer at UniversitÓ degli Studi di Foggia, Courses of Operations Research and Decision Support Systems, Faculty of Economics

2003 - 2007   Member of the Board of the C. D. Tardini Foundation (Rome, Italy)

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


2000 - 2002  UniversitÓ Roma Tre Postdoctoral fellowship (Rome, Italy).

1990 - 1997  C. D. Tardini Foundation fellowship (Rome, Italy).


His profile has been included in different  Who's Who in Science and Engineering, and Who's Who in the World editions.

IMACS (International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation) 2009 most successful papers award.

ANMDO 2010 Best Poster Presentation at 7th National Workshop ANMDO (Associazione Nazionale dei Medici delle Direzioni Ospedaliere)  on Operating Rooms.

ESF 2011 AWARD: STRAT01-EW11-068: PESC Strategic Workshop Uncertainty management in simulation-optimization of complex systems: algorithms and applications.


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