Laura Giordano


Dipartimento di Scienze e Innovazione Tecnologica
Istituto di Informatica
Università del Piemonte Orientale
Viale Teresa Michel 11
15121 Alessandria (ITALY)

e-mail: laura.giordano@uniupo.it
Tel.:      +39 0131 360160
Fax.:     +39 0131 360198


Laura Giordano has received the degree in Computer Science from the University of Torino in 1987 and the PhD in Computer Science from the same university in 1993. From 1990 to 1998 she has been Researcher at the Dipartimento di Informatica, Università di Torino. Since October 1998 she is an Associate Professor at the Università del Piemonte Orientale. In 2017 she achieved an habilitation as Full Professor in Computer Science (Italian ASN 2016-2018, primo quadrimestre, settore 01/B1 INFORMATICA). From 1997 to 2012 and since 2018 she has been member of the board of GULP, the Italian Association for Logic Programming . She is an Associate Editor of JAIR (Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research) and a member of the board of editorial advisors of TPLP (Theory and Practice of Logic Programming).

She has published over 130 papers on international journals and in conference proceedings. Her research activity is in the fields of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KRR) and of Logics for AI. Her research interests include: Computational Logic, Answer Set Programming, Description Logics, Nonmonotonic and Common Sense Reasoning, Conditional and preferential Logics, Belief Revision, Reasoning about Actions, Change and Causality, Business Processes Verification, AI and Law, Logics for Access Control, Multiagent Verification, Preferential and Conditional Logics for Explainable AI.  


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  Events: IJCAI 2021   JELIA 2021   ICLP 2021   ECSQARU 2021   DL 2021   NMR 2021   CILC 2021   AIxIA 2021                      
  TEACHING (in Italian); see also Upobook      



 
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