Bruno Carpentieri obtained a Laurea degree in Applied Mathematics from Bari University in 1997 and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse (INPT), France. After some post-doctoral experiences, Dr. Carpentieri served as an assistant professor at the Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, University of Groningen, the Netherlands, and as a reader in Applied Mathematics at Nottingham Trent University, England. Since May 2017 he has been an associate professor of Applied Mathematics, Faculty of Computer Science, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy. His research interests include applied mathematics, numerical linear algebra, and high-performance computing. Dr. Carpentieri served as a member of several scientific advisory boards in computational mathematics. He is an editorial board member of the Journal of Applied Mathematics, an editorial committee member of Mathematical Reviews (American Mathematical Society) and a reviewer of about thirty scientific journals in numerical analysis. He has co-authored about fifty publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals.