Contact info

National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC)

Av. Getúlio Vargas, 333 - Quitandinha

25651-075 - Petrópolis, RJ - Brazil

phone +55 (24) 22 33 61 99

fax +55 (24) 22 33 61 98

E-mail: ziviani at lncc dot br

Short bio

Artur Ziviani is a Senior Researcher at the National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC), a research unit of the Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (MCTI) located in Petrópolis, Brazil. In 2003, he received a Ph.D. in Computer Science at the LIP6 laboratory of the Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6) - Sorbonne Universités, Paris, France, where he has also been a lecturer during the 2003-2004 academic year. He received a B.Sc. degree in Electronics Engineering in 1998 and a M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (emphasis in Computer Networking) in 1999, both from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil. From September 2008 to January 2009, he was a visiting researcher at INRIA in France. His current research interests include network characterization, modeling, and analysis; network science; and interdisciplinary research with a networking approach. He is a Member of SBC (the Brazilian Computer Society), an Affiliated Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, and a Senior Member of both IEEE and ACM.

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I’m actively looking for new master and PhD students, as well as post-docs, interested in working on Computational Modeling in topics related to network characterization, modeling, and analysis; network science; and interdisciplinary research with a networking approach. Do not hesitate in contacting me, if you are potentially interested to learn more about opportunities on the on-going and prospective projects on these topics!


  1. I’m co-organazing the Latin America Data Science Workshop @ VLDB 2018 next August in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Consider submitting!

  1. The paper “Understanding Human Mobility and Workload Dynamics Due To Different Large-Scale Events Using Mobile Phone Data”, co-authored with H. T. Marques-Neto, F. H. Z. Xavier, W. Z. Xavier, L. M. Silveira, J. M. de Almeida, and C. H. S. Malab, has just been accepted in the Journal of Network and Systems Management (JONS), Springer, March 2018. [DOI]

  1. The paper “Network-based Procedural Story Generation”, co-authored with M. R. F. Mendonça, has been accepted in the journal ACM Computers in Entertainment (CiE), January 2018.

  1. The guest editorial “Editorial: Device-to-Device Communication in 5G Networks”, co-authored with S. K. Biswash, R. Jain, J.-C. Lin, J.  Rodrigues, has just been published in the journal ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), vol. 22, no. 6, pp. 995-997, December 2017. [DOI]

Last update:

Mar 27, 2018