Antonio Albano received the Doctor Engineering degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano, Italy, in 1968. He is Professor at the Computer Science Department, University of Pisa.
Previously, he was on the faculty of Computer Science Department, University of Pisa (1971-87), was Research associate at the Computer Science Department, New York University (1972-73), and was Professor at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Udine (1987-90).
Sabbatical semesters were spent as visiting professor at the Computer Science Department, University of Toronto, the Escuela Superior Latino Americana de Informatica, Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Computer Science Department, University of Sydney, Australia. Over the years he has worked in the area of image processing, computer aided design, artificial intelligence, databases programming languages, and data warehouses. He is author of several journal articles and conference papers in these areas, and co-editor of the books Computer-Aided Database Design: The DATAID Project, North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1985, and Persistent Object Systems, Springer-Verlag, 1993. He has been involved in international projects in object oriented database languages and systems. He is currently engaged in research in data warehouse systems and is the coordinator of a two year master degree program in Business Computer Science at the University of Pisa.