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Lecturer in Computer Science
Middlesex University

Honorary researcher in Computer Science
University College London

E-mail:
g.(last name) (at) mdx.ac.uk
g.(last name) (at) cs.ucl.ac.uk

   

    International Conferences

  1. M. Dittus, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Mass participation during emergency response: event-centric crowd-sourcing in humanitarian mapping.
    In Proc. of the 20th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2017), Portlnd, USA, 2017.
  2. G. Quattrone, M. Dittus, L. Capra.
    Work Always in Progress: Analysing Maintenance Practices in Spatial Crowd-sourced Datasets.
    In Proc. of the 20th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2017), Portlnd, USA, 2017.
  3. A. Venerandi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    City form and well-being: what makes London neighborhoods good places to live?
    In Proc. of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL 2016), San Francisco, USA, 2016.
  4. M. Dittus, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Social Contribution Settings and Newcomer Retention in Humanitarian Crowd Mapping.
    In Proc. of International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo 2016), Seattle, USA, 2016.
  5. G. Quattrone, M. Dittus and L. Capra.
    Exploring Maintenance Practices in Crowd-Mapping.
    In Proc. of the 27th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (Hypertext 2016), Halifax, Canada. 2016.
  6. A. Venerandi, G. Quattrone and L. Capra.
    Guns of Brixton: which London neighborhoods host gang activity?
    In Proc. of the 2nd EAI International Conference on IoT in Urban Space (urb-iot 2016), Tokyo, Japan. 2016. (best paper award)
  7. G. Quattrone, D. Proserpio, D. Quercia, L. Capra and M. Musolesi.
    Who benefits from the "sharing" economy of Airbnb?
    In Proc. of the 25th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2016), Montreal, Canada. 2016.
  8. M. Dittus, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Analysing volunteer engagement in humanitarian mapping: building contributor communities at large scale.
    In Proc. of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2016) , San Francisco, USA, 2016.
  9. A. Venerandi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra, D. Quercia, D. Saez-Trumper.
    Measuring Urban Deprivation from User Generated Content.
    In Proc. of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2015) , Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2015.
  10. G. Quattrone, L. Capra, P. De Meo.
    There's No Such Thing as the Perfect Map: Quantifying Bias in Spatial Crowd-sourcing Datasets.
    In Proc. of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2015) , Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2015.
  11. M. Traunmueller, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Mining Mobile Phone Data to Investigate Urban Crime Theories at Scale.
    In Proc. of the 6th International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo 2014) , Barcelona, Spain, 2014.
  12. G. Quattrone, A. Mashhadi, D. Quercia, C. Smith-Clarke, L. Capra.
    Modelling Growth of Urban Crowd-Sourced Information.
    In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2014) , New York City, USA, 2014.
  13. G. Quattrone, A. Mashhadi, L. Capra.
    Mind the Map: The Impact of Culture and Economic Affluence on Crowd-Mapping Behaviours.
    In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2014) , Baltimore, USA, 2014.
  14. T. Yasseri, G. Quattrone, A. Mashhadi.
    Temporal Analysis of Activity Patterns of Editors in Collaborative Mapping Project of OpenStreetMap.
    In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym 2013) , Hong Kong, China, 2013.
  15. D. Hristova and G. Quattrone and A. Mashhadi, L. Capra.
    The Life of the Party: Impact of Social Mapping on OpenStreetMap.
    In Proc. of the AAAI International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2013), Boston, USA, 2013.
  16. A. Mashhadi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Putting Ubiquitous Crowd-sourcing into Context.
    In Proc. of the ACM International conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2013), pages 611-621, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 2013.
  17. A. Mashhadi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra, P. Mooney.
    On the Accuracy of Urban Crowd-Sourcing for Maintaining Large-Scale Geospatial Databases.
    In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym 2012), Linz, Austria, 2012.
  18. D. Hristova, A. Mashhadi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    Mapping Community Engagement with Urban Crowd-Sourcing.
    In Proc. of When the City Meets the Citizen Workshop (Juni 2012), in conjunction with ICWSM, Dublin, Ireland, 2012.
  19. G. Quattrone, L. Capra, P. De Meo, E. Ferrara, D. Ursino.
    Effective retrieval of resources in folksonomies using a new tag similarity measure.
    In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'11), pages 545-550, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 2011.
  20. G. Quattrone, E. Ferrara, P. De Meo, L. Capra.
    Measuring Similarity in Large-scale Folksonomies.
    In Proc. of the International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2011), pages 385-391, Miami Beach, Florida, USA, 2011.
  21. P. De Meo, A. Nocera, G. Quattrone, D. Rosaci, D. Ursino.
    Finding reliable users and social networks in a social internetworking system.
    In Proc. of International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium (IDEAS 2009), pages 173-181, Cetraro, Italy, 2009. ACM Press.
  22. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Rosaci, D. Ursino.
    Dependable Recommendations in Social Internetworking.
    In Proc. of the IEEE/WIC International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT 2009), pages 519-522, Milano, Italy, 2009. IEEE Computer Society.
  23. P. De Meo, G. Di Quarto, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    An HL7-aware multi-agent system for efficiently handling query answering in an e-health scenario.
    In Proc. of the International Conference on Ontologies, Databases and Applications of SEmantics (ODBASE '06), pages 967-974, Montpellier, France, 2006. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer.
  24. P. De Meo, H. Fadil, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A multi-agent system for efficiently managing query answering in an e-government scenario.
    In Proc. of the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2006), pages 308-312, Dijon, France, 2006. ACM Press.
  25. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Using Intelligent Agents in e-government for supporting decision making about service proposals.
    In Proc. of the International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS'06), pages 147-156, Bari, Italy, 2006. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence. Springer.
  26. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    A Multi-Agent System for the management of E-Government Services.
    In Proc. of 2005 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT 2005), pages 718-724, Compiegne University of Technology, France, 2005. IEEE Computer Society Press.
  27. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    An approach for clustering semantically heterogeneous XML Schemas.
    In Proc. of the International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS 2005), pages 329-346, Agia Napa, Cyprus, 2005. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer.
  28. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Deriving sub-schema similarities from semantically heterogeneous XML sources. In Proc. of the International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS 2004), pages 209-226, Agia Napa, Cyprus, 2004. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer.
  29. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Extraction of synonymies, hyponymies, overlappings and homonymies from XML Schemas at various ``severity'' levels.
    In Proc. of the International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium (IDEAS 2004), pages 389-394, Coimbra, Portugal, 2004. IEEE Computer Society.
  30. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    ``Almost automatic'' and semantic integration of XML Schemas at various ``severity levels''.
    In Proc. of the International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS 2003), pages 4-21, Taormina, Italy, 2003. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer.
  31. International Journals

  32. P. De Meo, A. Nocera, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A conceptual framework for community detection, characterization and membership in a Social Internetworking scenario.
    International Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management, 6(1):22–48, 2014.
  33. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Rosaci, D. Ursino.
    Bilateral Semantic Negotiation: A Decentralized Approach to Ontology Enrichment in Open Multi-Agent Systems.
    International Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management n. 4, 1–38, 2012.
  34. S. Garruzzo, G. Quattrone, D. Rosaci, D. Ursino.
    Improving Agent Interoperability via the Automatic Enrichment of Multi-Category Ontologies.
    Web Intelligence and Agent Systems Journal, 11(4), 291-318, 2011.
  35. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Integration of the HL7 standard in a multi-agent system to support personalized access to e-health services.
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 23(8), 1244-1260, 2011.
  36. P. De Meo, D. Plutino, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A team building and team update system in a projectized organization scenario.
    International Journal on Data Modelling and Mining, 2(1):22-74, 2010.
  37. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A query expansion and user profile enrichment approach to improve the performance of recommender systems operating on a folksonomy.
    User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction: The Journal of Personalization Research (UMUAI), 20(1):41-86, 2010.
  38. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Exploitation of semantic relationships and hierarchical data structures to support a user in his annotation and browsing activities in folksonomies.
    Information Systems, 34(6):511-535, 2009.
  39. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    An approach to extracting sub-schema similarities from semantically heterogeneous XML Schemas.
    Informatica, 32(4):397-420, 2008.
  40. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A decision support system for designing new services tailored to citizen profiles in a complex and distributed e-government scenario.
    Data & Knowledge Engineering, 67:161-184, 2008.
  41. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A multi-agent system for assisting citizens in their search of e-government services.
    IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man ad Cybernetics - Part C, 38(5):686-698, 2008.
  42. P. De Meo, L. Palopoli, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Combining Description Logics with synopses for inferring complex knowledge from XML sources.
    Information Systems, 32(8):1184-1224, 2007.
  43. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    An approach to extracting interschema properties from XML schemas at various severity levels.
    Informatica, 31:217-232, 2007.
  44. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    An XML-based Multi-Agent System for Supporting Online Recruitment Services.
    IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man ad Cybernetics - Part A, 37(4):467-480, 2007.
  45. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Semantics-guided clustering of heterogeneous XML Schemas.
    Journal on Data Semantics, 9:39-81, 2007.
  46. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Utilization of Intelligent Agents for supporting citizens in their access to e-government services.
    Web Intelligence and Agent Systems Journal, 5(3):273-310, 2007.
  47. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Integration of XML Schemas at various ``severity'' levels.
    Information Systems, 31(6):397-434, 2006.
  48. Book chapters

  49. A. Mashhadi, G. Quattrone, L. Capra.
    The Impact of Society on Volunteered Geographic Information: The case of OpenStreetMap.
    OpenStreetMap in GIScience: experiences, research, applications, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. ISBN:978-3-319-14279-1, Springer, forthcoming.
  50. G. Barillà, P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Supporting a user in his annotation and browsing activites in folksonomies.
    Data Management in Semantic Web, Nova Publisher, Chapter 10. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2011.
  51. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Experiences with the system XIKE (XML source Intensional Knowledge Extractor).
    Soft Computing: New Research, 333-386, Nova Publisher, 2009.
  52. P. De Meo, D. Plutino, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A User-Aware Multi-Agent System for Team Building.
    Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining (Second Edition), 2004-2010, Idea Group, 2008.
  53. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    A Multi-Agent System for Handling Adaptive E-Services.
    Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining (Second Edition), 1346-1351, Idea Group, 2008.
  54. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    An HL7-Aware Decision Support System for E-Health.
    Handbook of Research on Text and Web Mining Technologies, 670-683, Idea Group, 2008.
  55. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Agent-based Mining of User Profiles for E-Services.
    Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining, 23-27, Idea Group, 2006.
  56. F. Buccafurri, G. Caminiti, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    La gestione dell'interoperabilita' tra sorgenti informative in ambito portuale.
    PROGETTO REPORTS E PROGETTO SESTANTE - Azioni per lo sviluppo dello short sea shipping, per la sicurezza nei nodi portuali e per l’interoperabilità dei sistemi informativi, 187-199, Franco Angeli Editore, 2005.
  57. Italian Conferences

  58. P. De Meo, A. Nocera, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    A Conceptual Framework and an Underlying Model for Community Detection and Management in a Social Internetworking Scenario.
    In Atti del Congresso sui Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 2011), pages 389-396, Maratea, Italy, 2011.
  59. A. Nocera, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Exploitation of user actions to recommend similar users, resources and social networks in a Social Internetworking Scenario.
    In Atti del Congresso sui Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 2010), pages 42-53, Rimini, Italy, 2010.
  60. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Un approccio basato su relazioni semantiche e strutture dati gerarchiche per l'utilizzo efficiente ed efficace di folksonomy.
    In Atti del Congresso sui Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 2008), pages 10-21, Palermo, Italy, 2008.
  61. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Utilizzo delle proprietà interschema per il clustering di schemi XML semanticamente eterogenei.
    In Atti del Congresso sui Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 2005), pages 336-347, Brixen-Bressanone, Italy, 2005. Aracne.
  62. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Estrazione, a vari livelli di "severità", di proprietà interschema da Schemi XML.
    In Atti del Congresso sui Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 2004), pages 290-301, S. Margherita di Pula (Cagliari), Italy, 2004.
  63. Italian Journals

  64. D. De Benedetto, P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, D. Ursino.
    Utilizzo della tecnologia degli agenti intelligenti nel contesto dell'e-government.
    Intelligenza Artificiale, 2(4):22-34, 2005.
  65. P. De Meo, G. Quattrone, G. Terracina, D. Ursino.
    Utilizzo degli agenti intelligenti per la gestione della qualita' del servizio nelle reti di telecomunicazioni.
    Intelligenza Artificiale, 1(4):16-26, 2004.