# Curriculum

**ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR –**** UNIVERSITY OF CAGLIARI**

**Mail**: giuseppe.sergioli@gmail.com

**Tel**.: +39-070-6757113; **Fax**: +39-070-6757120

**Google Scholar**: http://scholar.google.it/citations?user=mIFHnOUAAAAJ&hl=it&oi=ao

ORCid:0000-0002-3650-5858.

I was born in Siracusa on August 22^{nd}, 1979.

**Education and principal activities **:

• 1998-2003: **Master Degree** in **Theoretical Physics**. University of Catania. Title of my Thesis: “Historical and Epistemological aspects of Quantum Mechanics and “Non-locality” consequences”.

• 2006-2010: **Ph.D.** (with fellowship) in History, Philosophy and Didactics of Science. Title of my Ph.D. Thesis: “Reversibility and Universality in Quantum Computation”.

• 2009: Member of Project (supported by Regione Sardegna): Regional programme (POR Sardegna 2000-2006, Misura 3.6, Azione 3.6.a) against high school wastage.

• 2009: Elected “Expert on the subject on Logic” – University of Cagliari.

• 2010- 2012: Post-doc fellowship “Foundational research for young researchers – POR Sardegna FSE 2007-2013, L.R.7/2007” sponsored by Regione Sardegna. Principal Investigator of the project: “*Logical-Algebraic Approach to Quantum Computing: Theoretical Aspects and Possible Implementations*” (120.000 euro).

• 2010: Visiting Scholar at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Indiana University, Bloomington.

• 2012: Fellowship for the National research project P.R.I.N. 2009: “*Non-classical Logics for the ontology representation in the informatics archives* ”, University of Cagliari.

• 2013: Member of the project: “*Modeling the uncertainty: Quantum Theory and Imaging Processing*”, supported by Regione Sardegna (Legge Regionale 7 Agosto 2007, n.7, Promozione della ricerca scientifica e dell’innovazione tecnologica in Sardegna).

• 2013: Member of the P.R.I.N. Project: “*From Models to Logic: Structures Logification and the Equivalence between Logics*”.

• 2013: **National Scientific Qualification** for the position of Associate Professor (Scientific Area 11/C2: Logic and Philosophy of Science).

• 2014-2016: Researcher at the University of Cagliari, for the F.I.R.B. project: “*Structures and Dynamics of Knowledge and Cognition*” (M.I.U.R. code: RBFR126ZA6) funded by M.I.U.R.

• 2014: **National Scientific Qualification** for the position of Associate Professor (Scientific Area 01/A1: Mathematical Logic).

• 2015: Member of the European project “*Syntax Meets Semantics: Methods, Interactions, and Connections in Substructural logics*” (H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015 code: 689176) funded by the European Commission.

• 2016-2018: Tenured Researcher at the University of Cagliari.

• 2017-2018: Principal Investigator of the Project: “*Logical-time evolution of correlated microscopic systems*“, Founded by Regione Autonoma della Sardegna (50.000 euro).

• 2017-current: member of the Ph.D program in Philosophy, Epistemology and Cultural history – University of Cagliari.

• 2017-2020: Secretary of the Italian Society of Logic and Philosophy of Science (SILFS).

• 2017-current: Principal Investigator of the Project: “*Strategies and Technologies for Scientific Education and Dissemination*“, Founded by Fondazione Sardegna (64.500 euro).

• 2018: **National Scientific Qualification** for the position of Full Professor (Scientific Area 11/C2: Logic and Philosophy of Science).

• 2018-current: Member of the project: **“***Superposiciones cuánticas en el procesamiento de información cuántica: un enfoque lógico, categorial y computacional***“**. Project number 80020170100058UJ (Resolución: N° 148/18 de fecha 29/06/2018), principal investigator Dr. de Ronde. Founded by UNAJ (Universidad Nacional Arturo Jauretche) (12.000 pesos).

• 2018-current: Member of the Council of the International Quantum Structure Association (IQSA).

• 2018-current: Member of the project: “For a semantic extension of the Quantum Computational Logic”, founded by Regione Sardegna.

• 2019-current: Member of the PRIN project: “Logic and Cognition. Theory, experiments, and applications”, founded by Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR).

• 2019-current: Local Coordinator of the project: “For an interdisciplinary dialogue among Logic, Philosophy and Communication Science”, founded by Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR) (130.000 euro).

• 2019: **National Scientific Qualification** for the position of Full Professor (Scientific Area 01/A1: Mathematical Logic).

• 2019, 30th November: **Associate Professor** in Logic and Philosophy of Science.

• 2020, February: Coordinator of the Ph.D program in Philosophy, Epistemology, Human Sciences – University of Cagliari.

**Publications**:

- G. Sergioli, C. Militello, L. Rundo, L. Minafra, F. Torrisi, G. Russo, K.L. Chow, R. Giuntini (2021).
*A quantum-inspired classifier for clonogenic assay evaluations*. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 11-2830, ISSN 2405-2322. Nature.*Download* -
G.M. Bosyk, M. Losada, C. Massri, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2020).

*Generalized coherence vector applied to coherence transformations and quantifiers*. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, ISSN 2469-9926. American Physical Society. To appear.*Download* - M.L. Dalla chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2020).
*Quantum Individuals, indiscernibility and entanglement in the quantum computational semantics.*Individuals and Non-Individuals in Quantum Mechanics – SYNTHESE LIBRARY (forthcoming). - M. Losada, G.M. Bosyk, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2020).
*Transformation of superpositions by means of incoherent operations*. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, n.10-8245, ISSN 2405-2322. Nature.*Download* - G. Sergioli (2019).
*Quantum & Quantum-like machine learning. A note on similarities and differences*. SOFT COMPUTING, ISSN: 1432-7643, DOI:10.1007/s00500-019-04429.*Download* - M. Bosyk, G. Bellomo, F. Holik, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2019).
*Optimal common resource in majorization-based resource theories*. NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS, IOP Science, ISSN: 1367-2630, 21-083028.*Download* - M. Giunti, G. Sergioli, G. Vivanet, S. Pinna (2019).
*Representing n-ary relations in the Semantic Web*. LOGIC JOURNAL OF THE IGPL, Oxford Academic, ISSN 1367-0751 (forthcoming). - G. Sergioli, R. Giuntini, H. Freytes (2019).
*A new Quantum Approach to binary Classification*. PLoS ONE, ISSN:1932-6203, 14(5): e0216224.*Download* - C. de Ronde, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2019).
*Quantum probability: a reliable prediction for an agent or a reliable source of reality?*; SYNTHESE, ISSN: 0039-7857, Springer (forthcoming), doi.org/10.1007/s11229-019-02177-x.*Download* - G. Sergioli, G. Russo, E. Santucci, A. Stefano, S.E. Torrisi, S. Palmucci, C. Vancheri, R. Giuntini (2018).
*Quantum-inspired minimum distance Classification in Biomedical Context*; INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM INFORMATION, ISSN:0219-7499, Vol.16, N.8, World Scientific, ISSN:0219-7499, Vol.16, N.8.*Download* - H. Freytes, R. Giuntini, G. Sergioli (2019).
*Holistic type extension for classical logic via Toffoli quantum gate*. ENTROPY, Mdpi (to appear).*Download* - G. Sergioli (2019).
*A matrix representation of quantum circuits over non-adjacent qudits*; INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, ISSN: 0020-7748 (to appear).*Download* - F. Holik, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, A. Plastino (2019).
*Logical structures underlying quantum computing*; ENTROPY, Mdpi, Vol. 21, N.77, doi:10.3390/e21010077.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2018).
*Probabilities and epistemic operations in the logics of quantum computation*; ENTROPY, Mdpi, ISSN: 10994300, 20(11)-837 https://doi.org/10.3390/e20110837.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2018).
*Quantum Computation and Logic – How quantum computers have inspired logical investigations*; TRENDS IN LOGIC, n.48, ISBN:978-3-030-04470-1, Springer.*Download* - G. Sergioli (2018).
*Towards a Multi Target Quantum Computational Logic*. FOUNDATIONS OF SCIENCE, ISSN: 1233-1821, Springer (to appear).*Download* - H. Freytes, F. Holik, G.M. Bosyk, G. Sergioli (2018).
*On an explicit representation of the Lukasiewicz sum as a quantum operation*. SOFT COMPUTING, ISSN: 1432-7643, (doi : 10.1007/s00500-018-3361-0). Springer (to appear).*Download* - G.M. Bosyk, H. Freytes, G. Bellomo, G. Sergioli (2018).
*The lattice of trumping majorization for 4D probability vectors and 2D catalysts*. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, ISSN 2405-2322, Vol.8, N. 3671. Nature.*Download* - G. Sergioli, H. Freytes (2017).
*Fuzzy approach to Quantum Fredkin Gate.*JOURNAL OF LOGIC AND COMPUTATION, ISSN 0955-792X, Vol.28, N.1, pp. 245-263. Oxford Academic.*Download* - G. Sergioli, G.M. Bosyk, E. Santucci, R. Giuntini (2017).
*A quantum-inspired version of the classification problem*. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, ISSN: 0020-7748, Vol. 56, N. 12, pp. 3880-3888. Springer.*Download* - R. Venkatrama, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, R. Leporini (2018).
*Fredkin and Toffoli quantum gates: fuzzy representations and comparison*. In “Probing the Meaning of Quantum Mechanics”, ISBN:978-981-3276-88-8, World Scientific.*Download* - E. Santucci, G. Sergioli (2018).
*Classification Problem in a Quantum Framework*. In “Quantum Foundations, Probability and Information”. Edited by A. Khrennikov & B. Toni, pp. 215-229., ISBN: 978-3-319-74970-9. Springer.*Download* - R. Venkatrama, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, R. Leporini (2017).
*Fuzzy type representation of the Fredkin gate in quantum computation with mixed states*. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, ISSN: 0020-7748, Vol.56, N.12, pp. 3860-3868 (doi: 10.1007/s10773-017-3362-2), Springer.*Download* - F. Holik, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, A. Plastino (2017).
*Pattern Recognition in non-Kolmogorovian Structures.*FOUNDATIONS OF SCIENCE, ISSN: 1233-1821, Vol.23, N.1, pp. 119.132. Springer.*Download* -
G.M. Bosyk, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, F. Holik, G. Bellomo (2016).

*Approximate transformations of bipartite pure-state entanglement from the majorization lattice*. PHYSICA A, ISSN: 0378-4371, Vol.473, N.1, pp. 403-411 (doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2016.12.083) Elsevier.*Download* - F. Holik, G. Sergioli, H. Freytes, R. Giuntini, A. Plastino (2016).
*Toffoli gate and quantum correlations: a geometrical approach.*QUANTUM INFORMATION PROCESSING, ISSN: 1570-0755, Vol. 16, N.2, pp. 1-24 (doi:10.1007/s11128-016-1509-3), Springer.*Download* - G. Sergioli, E. Santucci, L. Didaci, J. Miszczak, R. Giuntini (2016).
*A Quantum-inspired version of the Nearest Mean Classifier.*SOFT COMPUTING, ISSN: 1432-7643, Vol.22, N.3, pp. 691-705 (doi:10.1007/s00500-016-2478-2) Springer.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, G. Sergioli, R. Leporini (2016).
*A many-valued approach to quantum computational logics.*FUZZY SETS AND SYSTEMS, ISSN: 0165-0114, Vol. 335, pp. 94-111, (doi.org/10.1016/j.fss.2016.12.015), Elsevier.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, G. Sergioli, R. Leporini (2016).
*Abstract quantum computing machines and quantum computational logics*. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM INFORMATION, Vol. 14, 1640019. ISSN:0219-7499, World Scientific.*Download.* - M. Giunti, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2016).
*I modelli nelle teorie scientifiche.*CAROCCI, ISBN: 978-88-430-8221-6.*Download* - G. Sergioli, H. Freytes (2016).
*Fuzzy approach for C-NOT gate in quantum computation with mixed states.*In: D. Aerts, C. de Ronde, H. Freytes, R. Giuntini (Edts.), Probing the Meaning and Structure of Quantum Mechanics: Superpositions, Semantics, Dynamics and Identity. ISBN: 978-981-3146-27-3, World Scientific – Singapore.*Download* - G. Sergioli, A. Ledda, R. Giuntini (2016).
*Binary gates in three valued quantum computational logics*. In: D. Aerts, C. de Ronde, H. Freytes, R. Giuntini (Edts.), Probing the Meaning and Structure of Quantum Mechanics: Superpositions, Semantics, Dynamics and Identity. ISBN: 978-981-3146-27-3, World Scientific – Singapore.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2016). A
*first-order epistemic quantum computational semantics with relativistic-like epistemic effects.*FUZZY SETS AND SYSTEMS,Vol. 298, pp. 69-90. ISSN: 0165-0114, Elsevier.*Download* - R. Giuntini, H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2016).
*Quantum logic associated to finite dimensional intervals of modular ortholattices*. JOURNAL OF SYMBOLIC LOGIC, Vol. 81, N. 02, pp. 629-640, ISSN: 0022-4812, Cambridge University Press.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, E. Negri, G. Sergioli (2015).
*Quantum information, cognition and music*. FRONTIERS IN PSYCHOLOGY, Vol.6-1583, ISSN: 1664-1078, Frontiers.*Download* - F. Ervas, E. Gola, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2015).
*Lexical ambiguity in elementary inferences: an experimental study*. DISCIPLINE FILOSOFICHE, Vol. 25, N. 1, ISSN: 1591-9625, Quodlibet.*Download* - G. Sergioli, R. Leporini (2017).
*Quantum Approach to Epistemic Semantics*. SOFT COMPUTING, ISSN: 1432-7643. Vol. 21, N.6, pp. 1381-1390 (doi: 10.1007/s00500-015-1781-7) Springer.*Download* - H. Freytes, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2015).
*Entanglement and quantum logical gates*.*Part I.*INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, Vol. 54, N.12, pp. 4518-4529, ISSN: 0020-7748, Springer.*Download* - G. Sergioli (2015).
*Le Fallacie Argomentative*. APHEX – Giornale di Filosofia, N. 12-2015, ISSN 2036-9972.*Download* - G. Sergioli, A. Ledda (2017).
*A note on many valued Quantum Computational Logics*. SOFT COMPUTING, ISSN: 1432-7643, Vol. 21, N.6, pp. 1391-1400 (doi: 10.1007/s00500-015-1790-6) Springer.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2015).
*Entanglement and quantum logical gates. Part II.*INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, Vol. 54, N.12, pp. 4530-4545, ISSN: 0020-7748, Springer.*Download* - H. Freytes, G. Sergioli (2014).
*Fuzzy approach for Toffoli gate in quantum computation with mixed states*. REPORTS ON MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS, ISSN:0034-4877, Vol. 74, Issue 2, pp. 159-180, Elsevier.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2016).
*Holistic logical arguments in quantum computation.*MATHEMATICA SLOVACA, ISSN: 0139-9918, Vol. 66, No.2, Springer.*Download* - M. Giunti, G. Sergioli, G. Vivanet (2014).
*L’ontologia BIA-Net: una base per la ricerca di informazioni secondo rapporti di rilevanza nella Bibliotheca Iuris Antiqui.*Cap. 5,*Download* - A. Hagar, G. Sergioli (2014).
*Counting Steps:**A Finitist Approach to Objective Probability in Physics.*EPISTEMOLOGIA, ISSN 0392-9760, Issue 2, pp. 262-275.*Download* - E. Beltrametti, M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2013).
*A quantum computational semantics for epistemic logical operators. Part I: epistemic structures.*INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, ISSN: 0020-7748, Vol. 53, Issue 10, pp. 3279-3292, Springer.*Download* - E. Beltrametti, M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2014).
*A quantum computational semantics for epistemic logical operators. Part II: semantics.*INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, ISSN: 0020-7748, Vol. 53, Issue 10 pp. 3293-3307, Springer.*Download* - G. Sergioli, C. Ternullo (2014).
*Fallacious Analogical Reasoning and the Metaphoric Fallacy to a Deductive Inference (MFDI).*ISONOMIA, Vol.5,*ISSN 2037-4348*.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara. R. Giuntini, G. Sergioli (2013).
*Probability in quantum computation and in quantum computational logics*. MATHEMATICAL STRUCTURES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE, ISSN: 0960-1295, Vol.14, Cambridge University Press .*Download* - H. Freytes, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli, R. Giuntini (2013).
*Probabilistic logics in quantum computation*. In: New Challenges to Philosophy of Science (proceedings of the workshops held in 2011), edited by Hanne Andersen, Dennis Dieks, Wenceslao J. Gonzalez, Thomas Uebel, Gregory Wheeler, ISBN: 978-94-007-5844-5, Vol. 4, p. 49-57, Springer.*Download* - R. Giuntini, F. Paoli, H. Freytes, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2013).
*What is Fuzzy Logic – And Why it Matters to Us*. In: On Fuzziness — A Homage to Lotfi A. Zadeh, ISBN: 978-3-642-35640-7, Vol. 298, p. 211-215, Springer.*Download* - E. Beltrametti, M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2012).
*Epistemic Quantum Computational Structures in a Hilbert-space Environment*. FUNDAMENTA INFORMATICAE, ISSN: 0169-2968, vol. 115, p. 1-14, IOS press.*Download* - G. Sergioli (2012).
*La logica computazionale quantistica dei sistemi aperti*. LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE, ISSN: 1826-1043, Vol. 10, No 1, p. 31-51.*Download* - E. Beltrametti, R. Giuntini, M.L. Dalla Chiara, G. Sergioli (2012).
*Quantum teleportation and quantum epistemic semantics*. MATHEMATICA SLOVACA, ISSN: 0139-9918, Vol.62, n.6, p. 1121-1144, Springer.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli, R. Giuntini (2012).
*The Toffoli-Hadamard gate: an algebraic approach*. JOURNAL OF PHILOSOPHICAL LOGIC, ISSN: 0022-3611, Vol. 42, n. 2, p.467-481, Springer.*Download* - F. Paoli, C. Crespellani Porcella, G. Sergioli (2012).
*Ragionare nel quotidiano*. Milano-Udine: Mimesis Edizioni, ISBN: 9788857513164.*Download* - G. Sergioli (2012).
*Irreversibilty and Universality in Quantum Computation*. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing AG & Co KG , ISBN: 978-3846551004 (Ph.D. Thesis).*Download* - G. Sergioli, R. Giuntini, F. Paoli (2011).
*Irreversibility in Quantum Computational Logics*. APPLIED MATHEMATICS & INFORMATION SCIENCES, ISSN: 1935-0090, Vol.5 n.2, p. 171-191, Natural Science Publishing.*Download* - R. Giuntini, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli, F. Paoli (2011).
*Some Generalizations of Fuzzy Structures in Quantum computational Logic*. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GENERAL SYSTEMS, ISSN: 0308-1079, vol. 40, n.1, p. 61-83, Taylor & Francis.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, G. Sergioli (2011).
*Strutture Algebriche nella Computazione Quantistica*. In: La ricerca logica in Italia – Convegno in onore di Corrado Mangione, Quaderni di acme ISSN 0393-3288, p. 315-332.*Download* - H. Freytes, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2010).
*Continuous Functions as Quantum Operations: a Probabilistic Approximation*. LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE, ISSN: 1826-1043, vol. 8 n.1, p. 83-100.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, A. Ledda, R. Leporini, G. Sergioli (2010).
*Entanglement as a Semantic Resource*. FOUNDATIONS OF PHYSICS, ISSN: 0015-9018 vol. 40-9, p. 1494-1518, Springer.*Download* - H. Freytes, G. Sergioli, A. Aricò (2010).
*Representing continuous t-norms in quantum computation with mixed states*. JOURNAL OF PHYSICS A, MATHEMATICAL AND THEORETICAL, ISSN: 1751-8113, vol. 43, N.46, IOP science.*Download* - A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2010).
*Towards Quantum Computational Logics*. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS, vol. 49-12, ISSN: 0020-7748, Springer.*Download* - H. Freytes, R. Giuntini, G. Sergioli, A. Aricò (2010).
*Representing fuzzy structures in quantum computation with mixed states*. In: Proceedings of ISMVL 2010 – IEEE 40th International Symposium on Multiple-Valued Logic. University of Barcelona. p. 162-166, ISBN: 978-1-4244-6752-5.*Download* - F. Paoli, C. Crespellani Porcella, G. Sergioli (2010).
*Impariamo a ragionare*. Cuec University Press, ISBN: 978-88-8467-499-9.*Download* - M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, H. Freytes, A. Ledda, G. Sergioli (2009).
*The algebraic structure of an approximately universal system of quantum computational gates*. FOUNDATIONS OF PHYSICS, ISSN: 0015-9018, vol. 39-6, p. 559-572, Springer.*Download* - G. Sergioli, A. Ledda, F. Paoli, R. Giuntini, T. Kowalski, F. Montagna, H. Freytes, C. Marini (2009).
*Two cooperative versions of the Guessing Secrets problem*. INFORMATION SCIENCES, ISSN: 0020-0255, vol. 179-20, p. 3645-3658, n.20, Elsevier.*Download*

**Affiliations**:

• 2005: Member of S.I.F. (Italian Physics Society).

• 2008: Member of I.Q.S.A. (International Quantum Structures Association).

• 2009: Member of the Alophis research group (Applied Logics, Philosophy and History of Science, University of Cagliari).

• 2010: Member of S.I.L.F.S. (Italian Society of Logic and Philosophy of Science).

• 2012 : Member of S.I.F.A. (Italian Society of Analytic Philosophy).

• 2019 : Member of S.I.S.F.A. (Italian Society of History of Physics and Astronomy).

**Prizes**:

• 2005: I was awarded with the prize S. Notarrigo, by S.I.F. (Italian Physics Society) for my master thesis: “Historical and Epistemological aspects of Quantum Mechanics and “Non-locality” consequences” (1000 euro).

• 2017: Winner of the “funding of basic research activities” (Ffabr) (3000 euro).

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**Referee / Reviewer for**:

Journals:

- “
*Fuzzy Sets and Systems**”*– Elsevier; - “
*Physica A**”*– Elsevier; *“Scientific Reports”*– Nature;- “
*International Journal of Quantum Information*” – World Scientific; - “
*Synthese*” – Springer; - “
*Annals of Physics*” – Elsevier; - “
*Information Science*” – Elsevier; - “
*Soft Computing*” – Springer; - “
*Quantum Information Processing*” – Springer; - “
*Foundations of Physics*” – Springer; - “
*Theoretical Computer Science*” – Elsevier; - “
*Quantum Machine Intelligence*” – Springer; - “
*Natural Computing*” – Springer; - “
*SN Computer Science**”*– Springer; - “
*Frontiers in Physics*” – Frontiers; - “
*International**Journal of Theoretical Physics”*– Springer; - “
*The European Physical Journal Plus*” – Springer; - “
*Quanta*” – Danko Georgiev Publisher; - “
*Logic and Logical Philosophy*” – Nicolaus Copernicus University; - “
*Aphex*(Analytical and Philosophical Explanation)”; - “
*Philosophical Transactions A*” – Royal Society Publishing; - “
*Journal of Zhejiang University Science C*(Computer & Electronics) – Springer”; - Conference proceedings by LNCS (CIE-2013, Computability in Europe) – Springer;
- “
*Philosophy Study*” (David Publishing Company); - “
*Argumenta*” (Journal of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy);

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- Reviewer for “
*Mathematical Reviews*” (American Mathematical Society); - Reviewer for “
*ZbMath*” (Zentralblatt MATH) – Springer; - Reviewer for the Research Fund Flanders (FWO) Foundation (Brussel);
- Reviewer for the “
*Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique –*FNRS” (Belgium); - Reviewer for the MIUR (Italian Ministry of Education and Research) for the evaluation of the quality of the research (VQR);
- Reviewer for the ANVUR (National Agency for the Academic Evaluation) for the evaluation of the ranking of the scientific journals.

**Editor (or guest editor) for:**

- “
*Quantum, Logic and Music*” – Guest Editor Special Issue of Soft Computing (Springer), with M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, E. Negri, S. Smets.*Download the Preface*. - “
*Logic, Pluralism and Translation*” – Guest Editor Special Issue of Topoi (Springer), with F. Ervas, A. Ledda, F. Paoli.*Download the Preface.* - “
*Quantum Structures & Quantum Information Theory*” – Guest Editor Special Issue of Soft Computing (Springer), with M. Bosyk, H. Freytes, F. Holik.*Download the Preface* - “
*Logic & Philosophy of Science*” – Guest Editor Special Issue of Foundations of Science (Springer), with R. Giuntini, P. Graziani, S. Sozzo. - Editorial Board Member of
*Electronics*(MDPI) ISSN 2079-9292.

**Meetings and conferences**:

• 2004: 13-17 September. VII summer school on Philosophy of Physics University research center on Philosophy and Foundation of Physics. Cesena.

• 2004: National conference: “Foundation of Quantum Mechanics. State of art and further developments”. University of Lecce.

• 2005: National conference: “Natural Processes and Models of Computation”. University of Bologna. Bologna.

• 2005: National conference: XCI National Conference of S.I.F. (Italian Physics Society). University of Catania.

• 2005: International conference: “Second Florence-Vienna workshop on Logic and Computation”. University of Florence.

• 2006: June. International conference: “*Ordered Structures in Many-Valued Logic*”. Massa Lubrense (Sorrento). Naples.

• 2007: 5-6 October. Organizer of the International meeting: “First Catalan-Sardinian Workshop on Algebraic and Fuzzy Logic”. Title of my talk: “*Algebras and logics from quantum computation*”. University of Cagliari.

• 2008: May. International conference: “ManyVal ’08: Applications of Topological Dualities to Measure Theory in Algebraic Many-Valued Logic”. Title of my talk: “*Stone -Weierstrass Type Theorem for Density Operators*”. University of Milan.

• 2008: 6-12 June. Invited Speaker, International conference: “9th Biannual IQSA Meeting, Quantum Structures, Brussels-Gdansk”. Title of my talk: “*Approximation in Quantum Computational Logics*”. University of Danzig.

• 2008: 24-29 October. International conference: “*Italian Quantum Information Science Conference*”. University of Camerino.

• 2008: 11-12 December. International conference: “Studia Logica International Conference, Trends in Logic VI”. Title of my talk: “*Reversibility and Irreversibility in the Logic of Quantum Computation*”. University of Bruxelles.

• 2009: 10-11 September. Italian Conference: Research on “Logic in Italy”. Title of my talk: “*Logic and Quantum Computation*”. University of Milan.

• 2010: 6 October. Invited Speaker at the Logic Seminar, Mathematics Department. Title of my talk: “*Irreversibility and Universality in Quantum Computation*”. Indiana University, Bloomington.

• 2010: 8 October. Invited speaker at the Colloquium Series, Spring 2010. Department of History of Philosophy of Science. Title of my talk: “*Entanglement – From an Embarrassment to an Asset*”. Indiana University, Bloomington.

• 2010: 1 December. Invited speaker at the Logic Seminar, Mathematics Department. Joint talk with Amit Hagar. Title of the talk: *“Counting your steps: A New, Finitist and Objective Interpretation of Probability in Physics*”. Indiana University, Bloomington.

• 2010: 15-17 December. Italian Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science International Conference (SILFS 2010). Title of the talks: *“Representing
continuous t-norms in quantum computation with mixed states”* and (joint talk with Amit Hagar)

*“*Counting your steps: A New, Finitist and Objective Interpretation of Probability in Physics “. University of Bergamo.

• 2012: 19-21 April. Invited speaker at the “First joint Bochum-Cagliari workshop on Non-Classical Logic”. Title of the talk: “*Epistemic Quantum Computational Structures*”. Ruhr University of Bochum.

• 2012: 12-14 June. Cagliari/Urbino Workshop “Metafora e Argomentazione”. Title of the talk: “*Metaphor and equivocation fallacy*” (joint talk with C. Ternullo). University of Cagliari.

• 2012: 23-27 July. Member of the organizing committee for the 11th Biennial IQSA Meeting Quantum Structures. University of Cagliari.

• 2012: 13-14 December. Florence. First Annual Conference of the Humanistic Informatics and Digital Education. Title of the talk: “*L’ontologia BIA-Net: una base per la ricerca di informazioni secondo rapporti di rilevanza nella Bibliotheca Iuris Antiqui.*” (joint talk with M.Giunti, G. Vivanet). University of Florence.

• 2012: 12-15 September. S.I.F.A. (Analytic Philosophy Italian Society) 20th anniversary conference. Title of my talk: “*How Do Metaphors Influence Quaternio Terminorum Comprehension?*” (Joint talk with F. Ervas). Alghero. University of Sassari.

• 2012: 26-28 September. Italian Quantum Information Science (I.Q.I.S.) conference 2012. Title of my talk: “*Knowledge Operations as Quantum Channels*”. University of Padua.

• 2013: 27-28 May. Metaphor, analogy, reasoning. Title of my talk:* *“*Entanglement and holistic structures in quantum computation”*. University of Urbino.

• 2013: 29-31 May. Silfs2013 Postgraduate Conference. Title of my talk (joint talk with E. Gola, F. Ervas, A. Ledda): “*The Persuasive Force of Metaphors in Argumentation”*. University of Urbino.

• 2013: 15-17 June. Logic, Quantum and Music. International Conference. Title of my talk (joint talk with E. Beltrametti, R.Leporini):*“**Quantum Entanglement and Logical Semantics”*. University of Florence.

• 2013: 16-18 September. Language, Logic and Mind. 3^th SIFA Graduate Conference. Organization Committee. University of Cagliari.

• 2014: 17-20 December. Vagueness via Nonclassical Logics. International Conference. Title of the accepted abstact (joint abstract with A. Ledda): *“Vagueness, uncertainty and fuzziness in quantum computational logics”. *Talk introduced by A. Ledda*.* University of Sidney.

• 2014: 8-9 January. Invited speaker at the “FoPim – Foundations of Physics” meeting. Title of my talk: “*Holistic structures in Quantum Computation. An application to Werner and Isotropic States*”. Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Florence.

• 2014: 18-22 February. Graded Logical Approaches and their Applications. 35^th Linz Seminar on Fuzzy Set Theory. Title of the accepted abstract (joint abstract with M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini): “*An approach to first-order quantum computational semantics*”. Talk introduced by M.L. Dalla Chiara and R. Leporini. Johannes Kepler Universitat, Linz.

• 2014: 31 March-2 April. Invited speaker at the Amsterdam Quantum Logic Workshop (joint talk with H. Freytes): “*Fuzzy Structures in Quantum Computation with Mixed States*”. Univesiteit Van Amsterdam.

• 2014: 18-21 June: SILFS triennial conference 2014. Title of my talk: “*Entanglement and Holistic Conjunctions in Quantum Computation*”. University of Roma3, Rome.

• 2014: 23-27 June: 12th biennial IQSA meeting. Title of my talk: “*Entanglement and Holistic Conjunctions in Quantum Computation*”. University of Olomouc.

• 2014: 23-25 July: Member of the organizing committee of the International Meeting “Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information. Physical, Philosophical and Logical approaches”. Title of my talk: “*Quantum Computation with qutrits. A work in progress*”. University of Cagliari.

• 2015: 30-31 January: International Meeting “Quantum Computation, Quantum Information and the Exact Sciences”. Title of my talk: “*Non-separability in the representation of Fuzzy Structures in* *Quantum Computation*”. Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy, Ludwing-Maximillians Universitat, Munchen.

• 2015: 20-21 February. Invited speaker at the “FoPim2 – Foundations of Physics” meeting. Title of my talk: “*Non-separability in the representation of Fuzzy Structures in* *Quantum Computation*”. Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Florence.

• 2015: 10-13 June. International Symposium “Quantum Theory: Advances and Problems – QTAP”. Title of my talk: “*Quantum Turing machines, quantum computational logics and cognitive processes*” (talk introduced by M.L. Dalla Chiara). International Center for Mathematical Modeling in Physics, Engineering, Economics, and Cognitive Science Linnaeus University, Växjö-Kalmar.

• 2015: 23-24 July. Organizing Committee of the II International Workshop Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information: Physical, Philosophical and Logical perspectives. Titles of my talks: “*Non-separability in Quantum Computation: representing continuous t-norm*” and “*Quantum Pattern Recognition*”, VUB Brussels free University.

• 2015: 24-26 September. SIFA Conference: Truth and Persuasion. Titles of my talk: “*Does Expertise Favour the Detection of the Metaphoric Fallacy?*” (join talk with F. Ervas, E. Gola, A. Ledda; talk introduced by F. Ervas), University of Sassari.

• 2015: 21 October. Model of explanation: logic, science and cognition. Titles of my talks: “*A non-standard application of Quantum Theory: modeling the uncertainty*”, University of Bologna.

• 2016: 2-6 February. Linz Seminar on Fuzzy Set Theory – Functional Equations and Inequalities. Titles of my talks: “*Equations and Inequalities in Quantum Logics*”, (join talk with M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, A. Ledda, R. Leporini; talk introduced by M.L. Dalla Chiara), Johannes Kepler University Linz.

• 2016: 13-16 June. International Symposium “Quantum and Beyond”. Title of my talk: “*Quantum Pattern Recognition*”. International Center for Mathematical Modeling in Physics, Engineering, Economics, and Cognitive Science Linnaeus University, Växjö-Kalmar.

• 2016: 16-18 June. Invited speaker, III International Workshop on Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information. Title of my talk: “*Quantum Pattern Recognition*”. Physical, Philosophical and Logical Perspectives. Sadaf – UBA, Universidad de Buenos Aires.

• 2016: 22 June. Invited speaker, Seminarios y Coloquios. Title of my talk: “*Quantum Pattern Recognition*”. Istituto de Fisica, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.

• 2016: 11-15 July. Biennial Meeting of the International Quantum Structures Association “QS Leicester 2016”. Title of my talks: “*Qudit-spaces and a many-valued approach to quantum computational logics*” (join talk with M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini, R. Leporini; talk introduced by M.L. Dalla Chiara) and “*Fuzzy representation of Fredkin gate for a conservative quantum computational logic with mixed states*” (join talk with R. Venkatrama; talk introduced by R. Venkatrama). University of Leicester.

• 2016: 3-4 November. Organizer of the International Workshop on Applied Mathematics & Quantum Information . Title of my talk: “*A Quantum-inspired version of the Nearest Mean Classifier*”. University of Cagliari.

• 2016: 12-14 December. Invited speaker at the VI Conference on Quantum Foundations. Title of my Skype-talk: “*Quantum Computational Logic with Qutrits*”. Science and Technology Center – Conicet, La Plata.

• 2017: 21 March. Invited to introduce the book “I Modelli nelle teorie scientifiche”. Scuola Superiore Catania, University of Catania.

• 2017: 3-7 July. QPL/IQSA meeting 2017 (Quantum, Physics & Logic / International Quantum Structures Association meeting 2017). Title of my talks: “*Entanglement, Holism and Contextuality in the Logic of Quantum Computation*” (with M.L. Dalla Chiara, R. Giuntini and R. Leporini) and “*An Operational Approach to Quantum Circuits*“, Radboud University, Nijmegen.

• 2017: 25-26 September. Invited speaker: BuCal2017 – First Bucharest-Cagliari Logical meeting. Title of my talk: “*A Block-matrix representation of Quantum Circuits. Towards a new approach to the Quantum Computational Logic*“, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Bucharest.

• 2017: 29-30 September. Invited Speaker at the Worlds of Entanglement Symposium. Title of my talk: “*A Quantum approach for Pattern Recognition*“, Free University of Brussels.

• 2017: 6-8 November. QTML2017 – Quantum Technology in Machine Learning. Title of my talk: “*A Quantum inspired version of the Nearest Mean Classifier*“, Department of Computer Science, University of Verona.

• 2017: 6-8 December. Invited Speaker at the International workshop of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information – Physical, Philosophical and Logical perspectives. Title of my talk: “*Towards a multi-target quantum computational logic*“, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis.

• 2018: 16-20 July. 14th Biennial IQSA Conference. Title of my talk: “*A Block-Matrix representation of Quantum Circuits: towards a Multi Target Quantum Computational Logic*“, Kazan Federal University, Kazan.

• 2018: 08-10 October. Organizer of the Quantum Cagliari 2018 – Quantum Structures & Quantum Information Theory. Title of my talk: “*Quantum-inspired version of the Classification Process*“, University of Cagliari, Cagliari.

• 2019: 14 March. Invited speaker: V International Workshop on Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information. Physical, Philosophical And Logical Perspectives. Title of my Skype talk: “*Quantum-inspired version of Binary Classification*“, Conicet, Buenos Aires, Argentine.

• 2019: 8-9 May. Invited speaker: AvH-Workshop: Trends in Quantum Computing & Quantum Logic. Title of my talk: “A New *Quantum approach to Binary Classification*“, Technische Universität, Berlin.

• 2019: 3-7 June. Organizing committee of the 4th post-graduate SILFS conference. University of Urbino.

• 2019: 10-13 June. International Conference “Quantum Information Revolution: Impact to Foundations“. Title of my talk: “*A New* *Quantum approach to Binary Classification*“, Linnaeus University, Vaxjo.

• 2019: 20-24 October. International Conference “Quantum Techniques in Machine Learning 2019“. Title of my talk: “*A New* *Quantum-like approach for Binary Classification*“, KAIST (Korean Advanced Institute of Technology), Daejeon, South Korea.

• 2020: 15-18 September. Invited Lecture at the XXIII Summer school in Philosophy of Physics “Philosophy of Quantum Computation“. Title of my on-line talk: “*Quantum Information & Machine Learning*“, CIRFIS – University of Urbino.

• 2020: 16 September. Invited speaker at the “Kaist symposium on Quantum Machine Learning”. Title of my on-line talk: “*Quantum-like Machine Learning. theoretical reasons and empirical applications*“, KAIST (Korean Advanced Institute of Technology), Daejeon, South Korea.

• 2021: 15-16 Aprile. Invited speaker at the on-line “VII International Workshop on Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information”. Title of my on-line talk: “*Quantum Information Theory – From foundations to no standard applications*“.

**Research Interests: **

Quantum Computation, Quantum Information and Quantum Logic.

Foundations of Quantum Mechanics.

Quantum Machine Learning.

Logic and Argumentation Theory.

** Teachings: **

2006–2010: Cofacilitator for the chair of Logic and Basic Mathematics, at the Department of Education Science. University of Cagliari.

2006–2010; 2012-2013: Cofacilitator for the chair of Logic and Critical Thinking, at the Department of Communication Science. University of Cagliari.

2009: Creation of a SCORM course on Logic and Methodology of Science for e-learning application.

2008–2010; 2012-2013: Cofacilitator for the chair of Logic and Methodology of Science at the Department of Communication Science . University of Cagliari.

2012: Logic and Basic Mathematics, at the Political Science Department. University of Cagliari.

2013: Creation of a SCORM course on Logic for e-learning application.

2014: Basic Mathematics, at the Department of Education, Psychology, Philosophy. University of Cagliari.

2014: Physics Laboratory, at the Department of Education, Psychology, Philosophy. University of Cagliari.

2015-up to now: Laboratory of Didactics of Mathematics, at the Department of Education, Psychology, Philosophy. University of Cagliari.

2016-up to now: Methodology of Applied Sciences, at the Department of Education, Psychology, Philosophy. University of Cagliari.

2016-2019: Logic and Basic of Mathematics, at the Department of Medicine. University of Cagliari.

2019-up to now: Logic and Critical Thinking. University of Cagliari.

2021: Ph.D. course “*Quantum Information & Machine Learning*“, Ph.D. program in Philosophy, Epistemology, Social Science.

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**Bibliometric Indexes **(calculated with Google Scholar):

Citations: >500; h-index: 13.