Alessio Arleo, PhD

Post-Doc Researcher @ TU Wien
IEEE Young Professional
IEEE Member
VGTC Member

Postdoctoral researcher at Centre for Visual Analytics Science and Technology (CVAST). He earned bachelor, master degree (achieved cum laude) and PhD at University of Perugia. His expertise includes software engineering, algorithm design, distributed systems, graph drawing, information visualization.

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Last Updated: April 29th 2021 - Updated publications


Graph Drawing

Graph drawing algorithm design also using a Think-like-a-vertex perspective.

Distributed Data Processing

Big Data processing frameworks (e.g., Hadoop) and Graph processing systems (e.g., Giraph).

Large Network Visualization

Technologies for the visualization of large networks following the aesthetic criteria needed to obtain satisfactory drawings.

Visual Analytics

Techniques and practices for a powerful and meaningful storytelling.

Work Experience

2017 - 2018


Ecipa Umbria

Italy, Perugia


Software Developer (contract project)

Università degli Studi di Perugia

Italy, Perugia


Web Developer

Nuova Dimensione Medica

Italy, Lauria


2018 - Present

Postdoctoral Researcher

CVAST group at TU Wien

Austria, Vienna

2014 - 2018

PhD Student

Università degli Studi di Perugia

Italy, Perugia

2011 - 2014

Master degree in Computer and Automation engineering - cum laude

Università degli Studi di Perugia

Italy, Perugia



Institute of Visual Computing & Human-Centered Technology
Favoritenstrasse 9-11
A-1040 Vienna, Austria, Europe
Phone Number
alessio.arleo {at}