Publications

Books

  1. Bigi G., Castellani M., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2019), Nonlinear Programming Techniques for Equilibria, Springer.

Journal articles

  1. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M., Raciti F. (2020), A stochastic network equilibrium model  for electric power markets with uncertain demand, Optimization, vol. 69 (7-8), pp. 1703-1730.
  2. Cano L., Carello G., Cesana M., Passacantando M., Sansò B. (2019), Modeling the techno-economic interactions of infrastructure and service providers in 5G networks with a multi-leader-follower game, IEEE Access, vol. 7 (1), pp. 162913-162940.
  3. Passacantando M., Raciti F. (2019), Optimal road maintenance investment in traffic networks with random demands, Optimization Letters.
  4. Malekimajd M., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Gianniti E., Passacantando M. Rizzi A.M. (2018), An Optimization Framework for the Capacity Allocation and Admission Control of MapReduce Jobs in Cloud Systems, The Journal of Supercomputing, vol. 74 (10), pp. 5314-5348.
  5. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2017), Differentiated oligopolistic markets with concave cost functions via Ky Fan inequalities, Decisions in Economics and Finance, vol. 40 (1-2), pp. 63-79.
  6. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2017), Auxiliary problem principles for equilibria, Optimization, vol. 66 (12), pp. 1955-1972.
  7. Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Passacantando M. (2017), Generalized Nash Equilibria for the Service Provisioning Problem in Multi-Cloud Systems, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, vol. 10 (3), pp. 381-395.
  8. Cano L., Capone A., Carello G., Cesana M., Passacantando M. (2017), On Optimal Infrastructure Sharing Strategies in Mobile Radio Networks, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16 (5), pp. 3003-3016.
  9. Bigi G., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2016), Optimization Tools for Solving Equilibrium Problems with Nonsmooth Data, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 171 (3), pp. 887-905.
  10. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2016), Gap functions for quasi-equilibria, Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 66 (4), pp. 791-810.
  11. Cano L., Capone A., Carello G., Cesana M., Passacantando M. (2016), Cooperative Infrastructure and Spectrum Sharing in Heterogeneous Mobile Networks, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 34 (10), pp. 2617-2629.
  12. Passacantando M., Ardagna D., Savi A. (2016), Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud and multi-Cloud Systems, INFORMS Journal on Computing, vol. 28 (2), pp. 265-277.
  13. Pappalardo M., Mastroeni G., Passacantando M. (2016), Merit functions: a bridge between optimization and equilibria, Annals of Operations Research, vol. 240 (1), pp. 271-299.
  14. Malekimajd M., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Rizzi A.M., Passacantando M. (2015), Optimal Map Reduce Job Capacity Allocation in Cloud Systems, ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, vol. 42 (4), pp. 51-61.
  15. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), D-gap functions and descent techniques for solving equilibrium problems, Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 62 (1), pp. 183-203.
  16. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), Descent and Penalization Techniques for Equilibrium Problems with Nonlinear Constraints, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 164 (3), pp. 804-818.
  17. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2015), Twelve monotonicity conditions arising from algorithms for equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 30 (2), pp. 323-337.
  18. Pappalardo M., Mastroeni G., Passacantando M. (2014), Merit functions: a bridge between optimization and equilibria, 4OR, vol. 12 (1), pp. 1-33.
  19. Anselmi J., Ardagna D. Passacantando M. (2014), Generalized Nash Equilibria for SaaS/PaaS Clouds, European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 236 (1), pp. 326-339.
  20. Di Lorenzo D., Passacantando M., Sciandrone M. (2014), A convergent inexact solution method for equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 29 (5), pp. 979-991.
  21. Ardagna D., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2013), Generalized Nash Equilibria for the Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud Systems, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, vol. 6 (4), pp. 429-442.
  22. Bigi G., Castellani M., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2013), Existence and solution methods for equilibria, European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 227 (1), pp. 1-11.
  23. Bigi G., Passacantando M. (2012), Gap functions and penalization for solving equilibrium problems with nonlinear constraints, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 53 (2), pp. 323-346.
  24. Mordukhovich B.S., Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Hybrid proximal methods for equilibrium problems, Optimization Letters, vol. 6 (7), pp. 1535-1550.
  25. Abbate S., Avvenuti M., Corsini P., Panicucci B., Passacantando M., Vecchio A. (2012), An integer linear programming approach for radio-based localization of shipping containers in the presence of incomplete proximity information, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol. 13 (3), pp. 1404-1419.
  26. Konnov I.V., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2010), A successive quadratic programming method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences, vol. 1 (1), pp. 83-102.
  27. Castellani M., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2010), Existence results for nonconvex equilibrium problems, Optimization Methods and Software, vol. 25 (1), pp. 49-58.
  28. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2010), Descent methods for a class of generalized variational inequalities, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 45 (2), pp. 415-425.
  29. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2009), On solving generalized Nash equilibrium problems via optimization, Optimization Letters, vol. 3 (3), pp. 419-435.
  30. Mastroeni G., Panicucci B., Passacantando M., Yao J.-C. (2009), A separation approach to vector quasi-equilibrium problems: saddle point and gap function, Taiwanese Journal of Mathematics, vol. 13 (2), pp. 657-673.
  31. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2009), A globally convergent descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 43 (2), pp. 197-211.
  32. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2008), Solution methods for mixed variational inequalities, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 45 (3), pp. 429-438.
  33. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2008), A descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities via regularization, WSEAS Transactions on Mathematics, vol. 7 (1), pp. 56-65.
  34. Konnov I.V., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2008), A derivative-free descent method for nonsmooth variational inequalities, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 45 (1), pp. 67-85.
  35. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2007), A path-based double projection method for solving the asymmetric traffic network equilibrium problem, Optimization Letters, vol. 1 (2), pp. 171-185
  36. Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2006), On finite-dimensional generalized variational inequalities, Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, vol. 2 (1), pp. 43-53.
  37. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2004), Gap functions and Lyapunov functions, Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 28 (3), pp. 379-385.
  38. Cavazzuti E., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2002), Nash equilibria, variational inequalities and dynamical systems, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 114 (3), pp. 491-506.
  39. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2002), Stability for equilibrium problems: from variational inequalities to dynamical systems, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 113 (3), pp. 567-582.

Book Chapters

  1. Passacantando M., Raciti F. (2020), On the approximation of monotone variational inequalities in Lp spaces with probability measure, in “Nonlinear Analysis and Global Optimization”, T.M. Rassias and P.M. Pardalos (eds.), Springer Optimization and Its Applications, to appear.
  2. Passacantando M., Raciti F. (2019), A traffic equilibrium nonlinear programming model for optimizing road maintenance investments, in “Advances in Optimization and Decision Science for Society, Services and Enterprises”, M. Paolucci, A. Sciomachen, and P. Uberti (eds.), AIRO Springer Series, vol. 3, Springer, Cham, pp. 267-277.
  3. Bigi G., Castellani M., Giuli M., Panicucci B., Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Recent advances in equilibrium problems, in “Recent Advances in Nonlinear Optimization and Equilibrium Problems: a Tribute to Marco D’Apuzzo”, V. De Simone, D. di Serafino, and G. Toraldo (eds.), Quaderni di Matematica, Dipartimento di Matematica della Seconda Universita’ di Napoli, vol. 27, pp. 41-66.
  4. Passacantando M. (2005), Stability of equilibrium points of projected dynamical systems, in “Optimization and control with applications”, Qi, Teo, Yang (eds.), Springer, New York, pp. 407-421.
  5. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2003), Equilibrium concepts in transportation networks: generalized Wardrop conditions and variational formulations, in “Equilibrium problems and variational models”, Daniele, Giannessi, Maugeri (eds.), Kluwer, Norwell, MA, pp. 333-346.

Conference Proceedings

  1. P. Nepa, A. Motroni, A. Congi, E.M. Ferro, M. Pesi, G. Giorgi, A. Buffi, M. Lazzarotti, J. Bellucci, S. Galigani, M. Frosolini, M. Braglia, A. Bigongiari, G. Isola, F. Bertuccelli, M.G. Scutellà, M. Pappalardo, M. Passacantando, D. Lo Schiavo, A. Rubichi, C. Salvador, F. Bonifacio, F. Zani (2019), I-READ 4.0: Internet-of-READers for an efficient asset management in large warehouses with high stock rotation index, Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Forum on Research and Technology for Society and Industry (RTSI 2019), pp. 67-72, Florence, Italy.
  2. Gianniti E., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Passacantando M., (2017), A Game-Theoretic Approach for Runtime Capacity Allocation in MapReduce, Proceedings of the 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2017), pp. 1080-1089, Madrid, Spain.
  3. Cano L. Capone A., Carello G., Cesana M., Passacantando M. (2016), A Non-cooperative Game Approach for RAN and Spectrum Sharing in Mobile Radio Networks, Proceedings of the 22nd European Wireless Conference (EW 2016), pp. 377-382, Oulu, Finland.
  4. Malekimajd M., Rizzi A.M., Ardagna D., Ciavotta M., Passacantando M., Movaghar A. (2015), Optimal Capacity Allocation for executing Map Reduce Jobs in Cloud Systems, Proceedings of the 16th International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing (MICAS-SYNASC 2014), pp. 385-392, Timisoara, Romania.
  5. Carmignani G., Passacantando M., Tumminelli G. (2014), A Novel Method Based on Artificial Neural Network to Production Planning: a case study of a paints producer, Proceedings of the 18th International Working Seminar on Production Economics, Innsbruck, Austria.
  6. Ardagna D., Panicucci B., Passacantando M. (2011), A Game Theoretic Formulation of the Service Provisioning Problem in Cloud Systems, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW 2011), pp. 177-186, Hyderabad, India.

PhD Thesis

  1. Passacantando M. (2005), On finite-dimensional equilibrium problems, PhD Thesis in Mathematics, University of Pisa.

Textbooks in Italian

  1. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2012), Ricerca Operativa, Pisa University Press, pp. 376.
  2. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2006), Lezioni di Ricerca Operativa, Edizioni Plus – Universita’ di Pisa, pp. 324.
  3. Pappalardo M., Passacantando M. (2004), Metodi e modelli matematici di ottimizzazione per la gestione, Edizioni Plus – Universita’ di Pisa, pp. 208.

Technical Reports

  1. Lucidi S., Passacantando M., Rinaldi F. (2020), Solving non-monotone equilibrium problems via a DIRECT-type approach, Technical Report of Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa.
  2. Passacantando M. (2001), Vector optimization problems and separation of sets: an image space approach, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata – Universita’ di Pisa, vol. 26.
  3. Passacantando M. (2001), Necessary optimality conditions for vector optimization problems, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata – Universita’ di Pisa, vol. 25.
  4. Passacantando M. (2001), Vector optimization problems in the design of engineering problems, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata – Universita’ di Pisa, vol. 24.
  5. Passacantando M. (2001), On the role of complementarity systems in structural mechanics, Quaderni del Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata – Universita’ di Pisa, vol. 23.