Giacomo Brambilla

  Giacomo Brambilla, Ph.D. student
Phone: +390521906120
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Dip. di Ingegneria dell'Informazione
Parco Area delle Scienze, 181A
43124 Parma

Profile Research Interests Projects Publications  Activities Supervised Students Miscellaneous




Giacomo Brambilla received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Parma. Currently he is a Ph.D. candidate in Information Technologies in the same University.



Research Interests

  • Peer-to-Peer Computing
  • Vehicular Networks
  • Mobile Computing
  • Distributed Systems





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  • [C4] G. Brambilla, M. Amoretti, F. Zanichelli. Adgt.js: a Web Application Framework for Peer-to-Peer Location-Based Services. Fourth Workshop on Large Scale Distributed Virtual Environments, LSDVE 2016 in conjunction of Euro-Par 2016, Grenoble, France, 23-24 August 2016
  • [C3] G. Brambilla, M. Picone, S. Cirani, M. Amoretti, F. Zanichelli. A Simulation Platform for Large-Scale Internet of Things Scenarios in Urban Environments. The First International Conference on IoT in Urban Space (Urb-IoT 2014), Roma, Italy, 27-28 October 2014 (Paper)
  • [C2] G. Brambilla, M. Picone, M. Amoretti, F. Zanichelli. An Adaptive Peer-to-Peer Overlay Scheme for Location-based Services. IEEE 13th International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2014), Cambridge, MA, USA, 21-23 August 2014 (Paper)
  • [C1] G. Brambilla, A. Grazioli, M. Picone, F. Zanichelli, M. Amoretti. A Cost-Effective Approach to Software-in-the-Loop Simulation of Pervasive Systems and Applications. PerCom 2014, WIP Session, 24-28 March 2014, Budapest, Hungary (Paper)


  • [O1] G. Brambilla, M. Amoretti, F. Zanichelli. Using Block Chain for Peer-to-Peer Proof-of-Location. arxiv:1607.00174 - Computer Science - Distributed, Parallel and Cluster Computing, July 2016




- Agent-Based Modelling and Simulations, September - October 2015

- Firefox OS Workshop, T3LAB (Università degli Studi di Bologna) - Mozilla Foundation
, September 2014, Bologna

- Internet of Things and Smart Cities Ph.D. School 2014
, September 8 - September 13, 2014, Lerici (SP), Italy (

- Jacob T. Schwartz International School for Scientific Research on Computational Complex Systems 2014, July 27 - August 2, 2014, Lipari island (ME), Italy (

- VeRoLog Mini School on Vehicular Routing Problem, May 2014

- Course in Constraint Logic Programming, March - May 2014

- Internet of Things and Smart Cities Ph.D. School 2013, September 16 - September 20, 2013, Lerici (SP), Italy (



Supervised Students


  • Design and Implementation of a Parallel Data Mining Library with Hadoop and OpenCL
    Manuel Sequino - University of Parma - July 2014
  • Design and Development of a Collaborative Web Application for Identification of Cycling Routes
    Enrico Serracca - University of Parma - July 2014



  • Development of an interactive web interface for the DEUS discrete event simulator
    Simone Berardozzi - University of Parma - October 2014
  • Integration and Experimental Evaluation of P2P Applications for Sensor Data Sharing with Intel Galileo Boards
    Federico Magliani - University of Parma - July 2014




My ErdÅ‘s number is 6 (Brambilla → Amoretti → Conte → Chiola → Hammar → Hell → Erdös).