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  • First name: Raffaele
  • Last name: de Amicis
  • Futurizen since: 1 year 9 months
  • Country: ITALY
  • Organisation: Fondazione Graphitech
  • Link: Dr. Eng. Raffaele de Amicis
  • Topics: Societal challenges and policy making
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    Dr. Raffaele De Amicis is the Managing Director of Fondazione Graphitech, he holds a MEng in Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. on Surface Modeling in Virtual Environments from University of Bologna, Italy. He has been research fellow at the Industrial Applications Department of Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research (IGD) in Darmstadt, Germany and senior researcher at the Interactive Graphics Systems Group, at TUD - Technical University of Darmstadt. He has been involved in several projects funded by the European Commission, NATO/OTAN - North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the Governmental Fund and by several industries. His interests are in CAD, virtual reality, virtual engineering, geovisual analytics, and science and technology policy. He has authored 3 books, contributed to 15 scientific texts, and he is author or co-author of more than 120 scientific papers. He also serves as Consulting Professor, in undergraduate courses related computer graphics, at the Department of Information and Communication Technology at the University of Trento, Italy. Since 2005 he belongs to Experts Board Member Panel for Mathematics and Information Technology and Industrial and Information Engineering of the Italian Committee for Evaluation of Research of the Ministry of Education. His research interests are in computer-aided design, virtual reality technology applied to computer aided design, advanced 3D interaction techniques and computer supported co-operative work, multimodal interactions and semantic interpretation of 3D shapes. His on going research foresees work on the visualization of very large amount of multidimensional data that are made interactively available to users looking for decision support. Within this topic his focuses are on the area of interactive visualization and intelligent complexity reduction within virtual environment.

     

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Dr. Raffaele De Amicis is the Managing Director of Fondazione Graphitech, he holds a MEng in Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. on Surface Modeling in Virtual Environments from University of Bologna, Italy. He has been research fellow at the Industrial Applications Department of Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research (IGD) in Darmstadt, Germany and senior researcher at the Interactive Graphics Systems Group, at TUD - Technical University of Darmstadt. He has been involved in several projects funded by the European Commission, NATO/OTAN - North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the Governmental Fund and by several industries. His interests are in CAD, virtual reality, virtual engineering, geovisual analytics, and science and technology policy. He has authored 3 books, contributed to 15 scientific texts, and he is author or co-author of more than 120 scientific papers. He also serves as Consulting Professor, in undergraduate courses related computer graphics, at the Department of Information and Communication Technology at the University of Trento, Italy. Since 2005 he belongs to Experts Board Member Panel for Mathematics and Information Technology and Industrial and Information Engineering of the Italian Committee for Evaluation of Research of the Ministry of Education. His research interests are in computer-aided design, virtual reality technology applied to computer aided design, advanced 3D interaction techniques and computer supported co-operative work, multimodal interactions and semantic interpretation of 3D shapes. His on going research foresees work on the visualization of very large amount of multidimensional data that are made interactively available to users looking for decision support. Within this topic his focuses are on the area of interactive visualization and intelligent complexity reduction within virtual environment.

 

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