Alberto Santini



PhD, University of Bologna

Alberto Santini is a Juan de la Cierva Fellow at Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a BSE Affiliated Professor. His previous appointments include a position as post-doctoral researcher at RWTH Aachen University, and as Visiting Research Scientist at Amazon.

Professor Santini's research spans both methodology and applications of operational research. He worked extensively in the optimization of logistics and industrial processes. He also investigated problems on graphs, problems in bioinformatics, and rigorous methodological properties of meta-heuristics.

He has taught at undergraduate and graduate levels at the University of Bologna, RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Business School, UPF, BSM, and BSE.

Awards, Grants, and Honors


Open Access       Enrico Malaguti and Alberto Santini

The min-Knapsack problem with compactness constraints and applications in statistics

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.312, No 1, 385-397, January 2024, 10.1016/j.ejor.2023.07.020
Open Access
Open Access       Claudia Archetti and Alberto Santini

The hazardous orienteering problem

Networks, 1–18, November 2022,
Open Access
Christian Blum, Marko Djukanovic, Hua Jiang, Chumin Li, Felip Manỳa, G̈unther R. Raidl and Alberto Santini

Solving Longest Common Subsequence Problems via a Transformation to the Maximum Clique Problem

Computers and Operations Research, Vol.125, January 2021, 10.1016/j.cor.2020.105089