Leonardo Martucci is a CUGS Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Division of Databases and Information Techniques (ADIT), Department of Computer and Information Science (IDA), Linköping University since February 2012.
Before joining CUGS, Leonardo was a principal investigator at the Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt (CASED) and a postdoctoral researcher at the Telecooperation Lab, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, where he was heading its security and privacy research group.
Leonardo received his Doctor and Licentiate Engineering degrees in Computer Science in 2009 and 2006, respectively, from Karlstad University, Sweden.
He also holds a Master’s and Diploma degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of São Paulo, Brazil, which were obtained in 2002 and 2000, respectively.
Leonardo has been working and doing research in computer networking since 1999 and more specifically with network and computer security since 2001. In result, he has authored or co-authored over 25 peer-reviewed publications in journals, conferences and workshops, including 4 book chapters so far.
He has worked in several research projects, either sponsored or in partnership with the industry, including ICT and IST EU projects. He has substantial experience in teaching for undergraduate, graduate and professional levels, and has been teaching topics such as data communication, computer and network security since 2001.
His main research interests include: network security and privacy enhancing technologies, with special interest on decentralized systems, and digital identifiers.
He is currently working on the convergence of network security, trust and privacy aspects and on usability of security and privacy tools.