Luciano Baresi is an associate professor at the Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione of the Politecnico di Milano, where he earned both his Laurea degree and a Ph.D. in Computer Science. Luciano was junior researcher at Cefriel (a research consortium between technical universities and industries in the Milan area) and visiting professor at the University of Oregon in Eugene (USA) and the University of Paderborn (Germany).
Currently, Luciano teaches Software Engineering and Foundation of Computer Science. His research interests are on software engineering topics, with special emphasis on software models, service-based applications, and dynamic software architectures.
Luciano has published and presented some 60 papers on the most important national and international journals and conferences. He served as program co-chair of ICECCS 2002 (International Conference on Engineering Complex Computer Systems), FASE 2006 (Fundamental Aspects of Software Engineering), and ICWE 2007 (International Conference on Web Engineering). He was also workshops chair of ESEC'05 (European Software Engineering Conference).