Valerio Panzica La Manna is a Postdoc Researcher in Software Engineering at DEEPSE Group, Politecnico di Milano.
In 2014 he received the PhD with honors in Software Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, Italy. In 2009, he took the Laurea Magistrale (Master Degree) cum laude in "Ingegneria Informatica" (Computer Science and Engineering) at Politecnico di Milano, Italy and in 2010, the Master Of Science in Computer Science at UIC, University of Illinois at Chicago.
His current research, in the context of the EU-funded project SMSCom, focuses on dynamic software update. He is particularly interested in applying model-based techniques to safely update distributed software systems at run-time without system service interruption. Furthermore, he is interested in self-adaptive software, software testing, and scenario-based specification.
As part of his research and in addition to it, he loves to code in a different variety of domains: web-based and service-based applications, software engineering tools, and mobile apps.