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Pierangela Samarati

Pierangela Samarati

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 71 Citations 27,635 286 World Ranking 787 National Ranking 13

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Awards & Achievements

2016 - Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award, IEEE Computer Society For pioneering and outstanding contributions to data security and privacy

2012 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to information security, data protection, and privacy

2009 - ACM Distinguished Member


What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • The Internet
  • Operating system
  • Computer security

Her primary areas of study are Computer security, Access control, Computer access control, World Wide Web and Encryption. The various areas that Pierangela Samarati examines in her Computer security study include The Internet, Server and Database. Her work deals with themes such as Security policy, Enforcement and Authorization, which intersect with Access control.

Her research investigates the connection between Computer access control and topics such as Control that intersect with problems in Theoretical computer science. Her Encryption research integrates issues from Cryptography, Outsourcing, Confidentiality, Service provider and Data Protection Act 1998. The study incorporates disciplines such as Internet privacy and Reputation in addition to Anonymity.

Her most cited work include:

  • Protecting respondents identities in microdata release (1870 citations)
  • Access control: principle and practice (1163 citations)
  • Protecting privacy when disclosing information: k-anonymity and its enforcement through generalization and suppression (1080 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Pierangela Samarati spends much of her time researching Computer security, Access control, Internet privacy, Encryption and Database. Her Computer security research includes themes of Enforcement, Cloud computing and Server. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including World Wide Web, The Internet and Authorization.

Pierangela Samarati interconnects Security service, Cloud computing security, Personally identifiable information and Anonymity in the investigation of issues within Internet privacy. Her research integrates issues of Outsourcing, Search engine indexing and Cryptography in her study of Encryption. Her Role-based access control study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Network Access Control and Process.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Computer security (50.00%)
  • Access control (33.79%)
  • Internet privacy (16.48%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Cloud computing (13.19%)
  • Computer security (50.00%)
  • Encryption (15.11%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Pierangela Samarati mainly investigates Cloud computing, Computer security, Encryption, Confidentiality and Internet privacy. Her Cloud computing research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Scalability, Database, Distributed computing, Outsourcing and Server. Pierangela Samarati works in the field of Computer security, namely Cloud storage.

Her study in Encryption is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Revocation, Authorization, Cryptography and Search engine indexing. Her Confidentiality research incorporates themes from Computer data storage, Fragmentation, Client-side encryption and Access control. The Internet privacy study combines topics in areas such as Information sensitivity and Information security.

Between 2012 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • A Manifesto for Future Generation Cloud Computing: Research Directions for the Next Decade (81 citations)
  • Fragmentation in Presence of Data Dependencies (42 citations)
  • Enforcing dynamic write privileges in data outsourcing (31 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • The Internet
  • Operating system
  • Computer network

Pierangela Samarati mostly deals with Cloud computing, Computer security, Encryption, Confidentiality and Server. Her Cloud computing research also works with subjects such as

  • Distributed computing which intersects with area such as Embedded system and Service delivery framework,
  • Data access that intertwine with fields like Access control, Enterprise information security architecture, Virtual machine and Key management,
  • Data science which intersects with area such as Elasticity, Information system, Intercloud, Manifesto and Data management,
  • Scalability which is related to area like Edge device. Her studies deal with areas such as Computer network, Cloud computing security and Internet privacy as well as Computer security.

Her primary area of study in Internet privacy is in the field of Information privacy. Her Encryption study incorporates themes from Database, Data structure, Search engine indexing and Cryptography. She has included themes like Enforcement, Authorization and Hash function in her Database study.

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Top Publications

Protecting respondents identities in microdata release

P. Samarati.
IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (2001)

2692 Citations

Access control: principle and practice

R.S. Sandhu;P. Samarati.
IEEE Communications Magazine (1994)

1698 Citations

Protecting privacy when disclosing information: k-anonymity and its enforcement through generalization and suppression

Pierangela Samarati;Latanya Sweeney.

1658 Citations

Generalizing data to provide anonymity when disclosing information (abstract)

Pierangela Samarati;Latanya Sweeney.
symposium on principles of database systems (1998)

1050 Citations

Access control : Policies, models, and mechanisms

Pierangela Samarati;Sabrina De Capitani Di Vimercati.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (2001)

1042 Citations

A reputation-based approach for choosing reliable resources in peer-to-peer networks

Ernesto Damiani;De Capitani di Vimercati;Stefano Paraboschi;Pierangela Samarati.
computer and communications security (2002)

1016 Citations

Flexible support for multiple access control policies

Sushil Jajodia;Pierangela Samarati;Maria Luisa Sapino;V. S. Subrahmanian.
ACM Transactions on Database Systems (2001)

856 Citations

Database Security

Silvana Castano;Maria Grazia Fugini;Giancarlo Martella;Pierangela Samarati.

797 Citations

A fine-grained access control system for XML documents

Ernesto Damiani;Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati;Stefano Paraboschi;Pierangela Samarati.
ACM Transactions on Information and System Security (2002)

762 Citations

Choosing reputable servents in a P2P network

Fabrizio Cornelli;Ernesto Damiani;Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati;Stefano Paraboschi.
the web conference (2002)

701 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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