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 holding various post-doctoral positions, he became an Assistant Professor at the Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, University of Groningen, and then a Reader in Applied Mathematics at Nottingham Trent University, UK. Since May 2017, he has been an Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics at the Faculty of Engineering, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. His research interests are in the fields of applied mathematics, numerical linear algebra, and high-performance computing. Bruno Carpentieri has 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 30 numerical analysis journals. He has co-authored over 50 publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals.