PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

  1. Passacantando M., Ardagna D., Savi A. (2015), Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud and multi-Cloud Systems, INFORMS Journal on Computing, to appear.

  2. Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Passacantando M. (2015), Generalized Nash Equilibria for the Service Provisioning Problem in Multi-Cloud Systems, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, DOI: 10.1109/TSC.2015.2477836.

  3. Pappalardo M., Mastroeni G., Passacantando M. (2015), Merit functions: a bridge between optimization and equilibria, Annals of Operations Research, DOI: 10.1007/s10479-015-2013-3.

  4. Malekimajd M., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Rizzi A.M., Passacantando M. (2015), Optimal Map Reduce Job Capacity Allocation in Cloud Systems, ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, vol. 42 (4), pp. 51-61.

  5. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), D-gap functions and descent techniques for solving equilibrium problems, Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 62 (1), pp. 183-203.

  6. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), Descent and Penalization Techniques for Equilibrium Problems with Nonlinear Constraints, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 164 (3), pp. 804-818.

  7. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), Twelve monotonicity conditions arising from algorithms for equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 30 (2), pp. 323-337.

  8. Pappalardo M., Mastroeni G., Passacantando M. (2014), Merit functions: a bridge between optimization and equilibria, 4OR, vol. 12 (1), pp. 1-33.

  9. Anselmi J., Ardagna D. Passacantando M. (2014), Generalized Nash Equilibria for SaaS/PaaS Clouds, European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 236 (1), pp. 326-339.

  10. Di Lorenzo D., Passacantando M., Sciandrone M. (2014), A convergent inexact solution method for equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 29 (5), pp. 979-991.

  11. Ardagna D., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2013), Generalized Nash Equilibria for the Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud Systems, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, vol. 6 (4), pp. 429-442.

  12. Bigi G., Castellani M., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2013), Existence and solution methods for equilibria, European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 227 (1), pp. 1-11.

  13. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2012), Gap functions and penalization for solving equilibrium problems with nonlinear constraints, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 53 (2), pp. 323-346.

  14. Mordukhovich B.S., Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Hybrid proximal methods for equilibrium problems, Optimization Letters, vol. 6 (7), pp. 1535-1550.

  15. Abbate S., Avvenuti M., Corsini P., Panicucci B., Passacantando M., Vecchio A. (2012), An integer linear programming approach for radio-based localization of shipping containers in the presence of incomplete proximity information, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol. 13 (3), pp. 1404-1419.

  16. Konnov I.V., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2010), A successive quadratic programming method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences, vol. 1 (1), pp. 83-102.

  17. Castellani M., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2010), Existence results for nonconvex equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 25 (1), pp. 49-58.

  18. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2010), Descent methods for a class of generalized variational inequalities, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 45 (2), pp. 415-425.

  19. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2009), On solving generalized Nash equilibrium problems via optimization, Optimization Letters, vol. 3 (3), pp. 419-435.

  20. Mastroeni G., Panicucci B., Passacantando M., Yao J.-C. (2009), A separation approach to vector quasi-equilibrium problems: saddle point and gap function, Taiwanese Journal of Mathematics, vol. 13 (2), pp. 657-673.

  21. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2009), A globally convergent descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 43 (2), pp. 197-211.

  22. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2008), Solution methods for mixed variational inequalities, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 45 (3), pp. 429-438.

  23. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2008), A descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities via regularization, WSEAS Transactions on Mathematics, vol. 7 (1), pp. 56-65.

  24. Konnov I.V., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2008), A derivative-free descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 45 (1), pp. 67-85.

  25. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2007), A path-based double projection method for solving the asymmetric traffic network equilibrium problem, Optimization Letters, vol. 1, pp. 171-185

  26. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2006), On finite-dimensional generalized variational inequalities, Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, vol. 2, pp. 43-53.

  27. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2004), Gap functions and Lyapunov functions, Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 28, pp. 379-385.

  28. Cavazzuti E., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2002), Nash equilibria, variational inequalities and dynamical systems, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 114, pp. 491-506.

  29. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2002), Stability for equilibrium problems: from variational inequalities to dynamical systems, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 113, pp. 567-582.
    (Il lavoro e' stato selezionato dall'Universita' di Pisa per la trasmissione dei migliori prodotti dell'ateneo nel periodo 2001-2003 ai fini della valutazione del CIVR).

Book Chapters

  1. Bigi G., Castellani M., Giuli M., Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Recent advances in equilibrium problems, in "Recent Advances in Nonlinear Optimization and Equilibrium Problems: a Tribute to Marco D'Apuzzo", V. De Simone, D. di Serafino, and G. Toraldo (eds.), Quaderni di Matematica, Dipartimento di Matematica della Seconda Universita' di Napoli, vol. 27, pp. 41-66.

  2. Passacantando M. (2005), Stability of equilibrium points of projected dynamical systems, in "Optimization and control with applications", Qi, Teo, Yang (eds.), Springer, New York, pp. 407-421.

  3. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2003), Equilibrium concepts in transportation networks: generalized Wardrop conditions and variational formulations, in "Equilibrium problems and variational models", Daniele, Giannessi, Maugeri (eds.), Kluwer, Norwell, MA, pp. 333-346.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Malekimajd M., Rizzi A.M., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Passacantando M., Movaghar A. (2015), Optimal Capacity Allocation for executing Map Reduce Jobs in Cloud Systems, Proceedings of the 16th International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing (MICAS-SYNASC 2014), pp. 385-392, Timisoara, Romania.

  2. Carmignani G., Passacantando M., Tumminelli G. (2014), A Novel Method Based on Artificial Neural Network to Production Planning: a case study of a paints producer, Proceedings of the 18th International Working Seminar on Production Economics, Innsbruck, Austria.

  3. Ardagna D., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2011), A Game Theoretic Formulation of the Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud Systems, Proceedings of the 20th international conference on World Wide Web, pp. 177-186, Hyderabad, India.

PhD Thesis

  1. Passacantando M. (2005), On finite-dimensional equilibrium problems, PhD Thesis in Mathematics, University of Pisa.

Books in Italian

  1. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Ricerca Operativa, Pisa University Press, pp. 376.

  2. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2006), Lezioni di Ricerca Operativa, Edizioni Plus - Universita' di Pisa, pp. 324.

  3. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2004), Metodi e modelli matematici di ottimizzazione per la gestione, Edizioni Plus - Universita' di Pisa, pp. 208.

Technical Reports

  1. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2014), A close look at auxiliary problem principles for equilibria, Technical Report, Department of Computer Science - University of Pisa.

  2. Passacantando M. (2001), Vector optimization problems and separation of sets: an image space approach, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata - Universita' di Pisa, vol. 26.

  3. Passacantando M. (2001), Necessary optimality conditions for vector optimization problems, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata - Universita' di Pisa, vol. 25.

  4. Passacantando M. (2001), Vector optimization problems in the design of engineering problems, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata - Universita' di Pisa, vol. 24.

  5. Passacantando M. (2001), On the role of complementarity systems in structural mechanics, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata - Universita' di Pisa, vol. 23.