Giuseppe La Torre's Home Page
PhD Student, University of Catania
giuseppe.latorre@dieei.unict.it | 095-738-2382
Short Short Bio
He received the master degree in Computer Engineering (2010) doing his thesis at Telecom Italia Lab in Turin. He got a one year research contract with Telecom Italia within the project Working Capital (2011). Since November 2012 he is a PhD Student at University of Catania.
Courses
Research & Others Activities
My research interests are in the fields of Since June '2012 I'm involved in the EU FP7 funded Webinos project which aims to deliver a platform for web applications across mobile, PC, home media (TV), in-car and IoT devices. Particularly I'm working on implementation os Sensors and Actuators API for IoT devices (Arduino).
Publications
  1. V. Arena, V. Catania, G. La Torre and S. Monteleone, "SecureDroid: An Android Security Framework Extension for Context-Aware Policy Enforcement", IEEE International Conference on Privacy and Security in Mobile Systems (PRISMS 2013) Presentation, Article
  2. V. Catania, G. La Torre, S. Monteleone and D. Panno, "A Cloud Platform to support User-Provided Mobile Services", The Fourth International Conference on Cloud Computing, GRIDs, and Virtualization (IARIA Cloud Computing 2013) Presentation, Article
  3. V. Catania, G. La Torre, S. Monteleone, D. Patti, S. Vercelli and F. Ricciato, "A Novel Approach to Web of Things: M2M and Enhanced Javascript Technologies", The 2012 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings 2012) Presentation, Article
Thesis
V. Arena, Definizione e sviluppo di un security engine per la gestione e l'enforcement di policy context-aware in ambiente Android, March 2013
D. Martorana, "Definizione e sviluppo di nuovi modelli di interfaccia basati su gesture-recognition", July 2012
M.G. Leonardi, "Definizione e sviluppo di interfacce evolute orientate al riconoscimento di espressioni facciali per applicazioni context-aware", July 2012
A. Intilisano, "Definizione e sviluppo di una piattaforma basata su tecniche di Natural Language Processing per la realizzazione di assistenti virtuali", March 2012