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    Filippo Menolascina

    Short Biography

    Filippo Menolascina was born in Bari on 17 August 1984. He was awarded a “Laurea cum laude” Degree in Computer Engineering from the Technical University of Bari in 2008.

    Education

    • 2006-2008 Master in Computer Engineering, Intelligent and Bioinspired Systems. Thesis System Identification in Systems and Synthetic Biology. Supervisors: Prof. V. Bevilacqua and Prof. G. Mastronardi. Mark 110/110 "Magna cum Laude"
    • 2003-2006 Bachelor in Computer Engineering. Thesis Intelligent Systems and Distributed Paradigms in Bioinformatics. Supervisor: Prof. V. Bevilacqua.

     

    Publications

    Peer Reviewed Journals

    • Filippo Menolascina, Domenico Bellomo, Thomas Maiwald, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Caterina Ciminelli, Angelo Paradiso, Stefania Tommasi (2009) Developing optimal input design strategies in cancer systems biology with applications to microfluidic device engineering BMC Bioinformatics.(2009). 10 Suppl 12():S4. Abstract
    • Anita Mangia, Annalisa Chiriatti, Stefania Tommasi, Filippo Menolascina, Stella Petroni, Francesco A. Zito, Giovanni Simone, Francesco Schittulli and Angelo Paradiso (2009) BRCA1 expression and molecular alterations in familial breast cancer Histol Histopathol (2009) 24: 69-76 Abstract
    • Alessandro Monaco, Filippo Menolascina, Yingdong Zhao, Stefania Tommasi, Marianna Sabatino, Ross Fasano, Angelo Paradiso, Francesco M Marincola and Ena Wang (2008) "Sequencing-grade" screening for BRCA1 variants by oligo-arrays Journal of Translational Medicine 2008, 6:64 Abstract
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Filippo Menolascina, Paolo Pannarale, Giuseppe Romanazzi (2009) Bayesian Gene Regulatory Network Inference Optimization by means of Genetic Algorithms Journal of Universal Computer Science 15: 4. 826-839. Abstract
    • Filippo Menolascinaa, Roberto T Alves, Stefania Tommasi, Patrizia Chiarappa, Myriam Delgado, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Alex Freitasd, Angelo Paradiso (2008) Fuzzy rule induction and artificial immune systems in female breast cancer familiarity profiling The International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems - ISSN 1448-5869 PDF
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Patrizia Chiarappa, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Filippo Menolascina, Angelo Paradiso, Stefania Tommasi (2008) Identification of Tumour Evolution Patterns by Means of Inductive Logic Programming Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics - Elsevier - ISSN: 1672-0229 6: 2. 91-97 PDF
    • V Bevilacqua, P Chiarappa, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina, A Paradiso, S Tommasi (2007) Improving Female Breast Cancer Prognosis by Means of Fuzzy Rule Induction with Artificial Immune Systems DCDIS, Series B: Applications & Algorithms - ISSN: 1492-8760 Special Supplement: LSMS 2007. 1-5 PDF
    • Menolascina Filippo, Tommasi Stefania, Chiarappa Patrizia, Bevilacqua Vitoantonio, Mastronardi Giuseppe, Paradiso Angelo (2007) Data mining techniques in a CGH-based breast cancer subtype profiling: an immune perspective with comparative study BMC Systems Biology - ISSN: 17520509 1: 1. 55-56 Abstract
    • V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina, A Paradiso, S Tommasi (2006) Genetic Algorithms and Artificial Neural Networks in Microarray Data Analysis: a Distributed Approach Engineering Letters - Special Issue on Bioinformatics - ISSN: 1816-0948 13: 3. 335-343 PDF

     

    Book Chapters

    • F Menolascina, V Bevilacqua, M Zarrilli, G Mastronardi (2009) Induction of Fuzzy Rules by Means of Artificial Immune Systems in Bioinformatics In: Fuzzy Systems in Bioinformatics, Bioengineering and Computational Biology Edited by:Y. Jin and L. Wang. Springer PDF
    • V Bevilacqua, F Menolascina, R T Alves, S Tommasi, G Mastronardi, M Delgado, A Paradiso, G Nicosia, A A Freitas (2008) Artificial Immune Systems in Bioinformatics In: Comp. Intel. in Biomed. & Bioinform., SCI 151, pp. 271–295, 2008 - ISBN: 978-3-540-70776-9 Edited by:T.G. Smolinski et al.. pp. 271 - 295 Springer PDF

     

    Conference Papers

    • V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina, D Naso (2008) Biochemical Reaction Kinetic Parameters Identification by means of Evolutionary Algorithms: Application to EGFR Pathway. In Proc of NETTAB 2008.
    • Filippo Menolascina, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua,Caterina Ciminelli, Stefania Tommasi, Angelo Paradiso (2008) Developing a Theoretical Framework for Optofluidic Device Designing for System Identification in Systems Biology: the EGFR Study Case. In Proc. of BioSysBio 2008 Conference.
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Paolo Pannarale, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Amalia Azzariti, Stefania Tommasi, Filippo Menolascina, Francesco Iorio, Diego Di Bernardo, Angelo Paradiso, Nicola A Colabufo, Francesco Berardi, Roberto Perrone, Roberto Tagliaferri (2008) High-Throughput Analysis of the Drug Mode of Action of PB28, MC18 and MC70, Three Cyclohexylpiperazine Derivative New Molecules In: ICIC 2008, LNAI 5227, ISSN 0302-9743 Edited by:D.-S. Huang et al.. 1085–1092
    • Filippo Menolascina, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Caterina Ciminelli, Mario Nicola Armenise, Giuseppe Mastronardi (2008) A Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm Based Approach to the Optimization of Oligonucleotide Microarray Production Process In: ICIC 2008, LNAI 5227 - ISSN 0302-9743 Edited by:D.-S. Huang et al.. 1039–1046
    • F Menolascina, S Tommasi, A Paradiso, M Cortellino, V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi (2007) Novel Data Mining Techniques in aCGH based Breast Cancer Subtypes Profiling: the Biological Perspective In: Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CIBCB 2007)
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Cosimo G de Musso, Filippo Menolascina, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Antonio Pedone (2007) Hybrid Systems and Artificial Immune Systems: Performances and Applications to Biomedical Research In: Advances in Neural Networks – LNCS 4492 ISNN 2007 - ISSN 0302-9743 1107 -1114
    • Filippo Menolascina, Roberto T Alves, Stefania Tommasi, Patrizia Chiarappa, Myriam Delgado, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Alex A Freitas, Angelo Paradiso (2007) Fuzzy Rule Induction and Artificial Immune Systems in Female Breast Cancer Familiarity Profiling In: Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems - ISSN 0302-9743 Springer
    • V Bevilacqua, A Aulenta, E Carioggia, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina, G Simeone, A Paradiso, A Scarpa, D Taurino (2007) Metallic Artifacts Removal in Breast CT Images for Treatment Planning in Radiotherapy by Means of Supervised and Unsupervised Neural Network Algorithms In: Advanced Intelligent Computing Theories and Applications. With Aspects of Theoretical and Methodological Issues - ICIC 2007, LNCS 4681- ISSN 0302-9743 Edited by:D.-S. Huang, L. Heutte, and M. Loog. 1355–1363 Springer
    • Filippo Menolascina, Patrizia Chiarappa, Stefania Tommasi, Angelo Paradiso, Roberto T Alves, Myriam Delgado, Alex Freitas, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi (2007) Induction of fuzzy rules with artificial immune systems in acgh based er status breast cancer characterization In: Genetic And Evolutionary Computation Conference - GECCO 2007 - ISBN:978-1-59593-697-4 431 ACM
    • Giovanni Mummolo, Luigi Ranieri, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Pierpaolo Galli, Filippo Menolascina, Giovanni Padovano (2007) A Fuzzy Approach for Medical Equipment Replacement Planning In: MM2007 “Maintenance Management”- Third International Conference on Maintenance and Facility Management 229 -235
    • Filippo Menolascina, Stefania Tommasi, Vita Fedele, Angelo Paradiso, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Vitoantonio Bevilacqua (2006) Hybrid Intelligent Data Mining Techniques and Array CGH in Breast Cancer Profiling In: The study of the Intelligent Computing Theory and Methodolgy in Bioinformatics 93-99
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Filippo Menolascina, Davide Nitti (2006) Stereo-Matching Techniques Optimisation Using Evolutionary Algorithms In: Intelligent Computing - ICIC 2006, LNCS 4113 - ISSN 0302-9743 Edited by:D.-S. Huang, K. Li, and G.W. Irwin. 612 – 621 Springer
    • Vitoantonio Bevilacqua, Giuseppe Mastronardi, Filippo Menolascina (2006) Genetic Algorithm and Neural Network Based Classification in Microarray Data Analysis with Biological Validity Assessment In: Computational Intelligence and Bioinformatics - ICIC 2006 - LNBI 4115 - ISSN 0302-9743 Edited by:D.-S. Huang, K. Li, and G.W. Irwin. 475 – 484
    • V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina, P Pannarale, A Pedone (2006) A Novel Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm Approach to Artificial Neural Network Topology Optimisation: The Breast Cancer Classification Problem In: IJCNN06 - International Joint Conference on Neural Networks 3916 - 3923 IEEE
    • V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina (2005) Hybrid Data Ananlysis Methods and Artificial Neural Network Design in Breast Cancer Diagnosis: IDEST Experience In: Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation
    • V Bevilacqua, G Mastronardi, F Menolascina (2005) Intelligent Information Structure Investigation in Biomedical Databases: The Breast Cancer Diagnosis Problem In: Proceedings of Eight IASTED International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISC 2005), 309-314 Cambridge, USA

     

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    Microfluidics Books

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