VISCOLANI BRUNO

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Qualification Professore ordinario
Scientific sector SECS-S/06 - MATHEMATICS FOR ECONOMICS, ACTUARIAL STUDIES AND FINANCE
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Office hours
Tuesday from 14:00 to 16:00 Dipartimento di Matematica, piano 6, ufficio 636
(updated on 16/04/2016 22:23)

Proposals for thesis
An advertising differential game with negative competitor’s interference

Well-posedness in linear-state differential games

Different equilibrium concepts in game theory and biological applications


Vertical cooperative advertising model: a new game theoretic approach

Curriculum Vitae
Education
• Visiting Fellow at London University (September 1983 - September 1984)
• “Laurea” in Mathematics, University of Padova, 1976

Professional experience
• Director of the Department of Mathematics (Dipartimento di Matematica), University of Padova (2008 - 2014)
• Full Professor of Mathematics for Economics - Metodi Matematici dell’Economia e delle Scienze Attuariali e Finanziarie (1999 - present) Facoltà di Economia, University of Padova, Italy
• Associate Professor of Mathematics for Economics:
(1995-1999) Facoltà di Economia, University of Padova, Italy
(1987-1995) Facoltà di Economia, University “Ca’ Foscari” Venice, Italy
• Research Fellow of Numerical Analysis and Programming - Calcolo Numerico e Programmazione (1980-1987) University of Padova, Italy
• Research Fellow of Mathematics (CNR grant, Mathematical Sciences Committee - Mathematical Analysis and Computer Science, 1977-1980) University of Padova

Scientific interests
• Optimal Control and Applications to Economics and Management
• Non-Linear Programming and Applications to Economics and Management
• Game Theory and Marketing Applications

Research areas
Optimal Control and Applications to Economics and Management
Non-Linear Programming and Applications to Economics and Management
Game Theory and Marketing Applications

Publications
Scientific publications (since the year 2006)

• On a manufacturing capacity problem in high-tech industry (with L. Grosset) Applied Mathematical Sciences, 11, 20 (2017), pp. 975-983.
• Manufacturing high-tech products subject to rapid obsolescence (with L. Grosset) Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 170, 3 (2016), pp. 993-1008.
• Age-structured linear-state differential games (with L. Grosset) European Journal of Operational Research, 254, 2016, 269-278.
• Optimal advertising for a social event in a heterogeneous market. (with D. Favaretto and L. Grosset) Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics, 19, 5-6 (2016), pp. 999-1014.
• Endogenous royalty factor in a licensing contract (with A. Buratto and L. Grosset) Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research, 26, 3 (2016), pp. 263-278.
• Open-loop Nash equilibrium in Erickson's oligopoly model (with L. Grosset) Nonlinear Analysis and Differential Equations, 3, 2015, 16
• An advertising game with multiplicative interference (with A. Baggio) Optimization, 63, 9, 2014, 1401-1418.
• ε-subgame perfectness of an open-loop Stackelberg equilibrium in linear-state games (with A. Buratto and L. Grosset) Dynamic Games and Applications, 2, 2012, 269-279.
• Pure-strategy Nash equilibria in an advertising game with interference. European Journal of Operational Research, 216, 2012, 605-612, doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2011.08.002.
• A goodwill model with predatory advertising (with L. Grosset and P. Roberti) Operations Research Letters, 39, 2011, 419-422.
• Using several advertising media in a homogeneous market (with A. Sorato) Optimization Letters, 5, 2011, 557-573.
• Advertising and exogenous interference in a segmented market (with L. Grosset) Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics, 14, 2011, 29-38.
• Advertising events in a competitive framework (with L. Grosset) Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 146, 2010, 375-385.
• Advertising and production of a seasonal good for a heterogeneous market (with D. Favaretto) 4OR - A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, 8, 2, 2010, 141-153.
• Advertising decisions in a vertical distribution channel. International Game Theory Review, 11, 3, 2009, 273-284.
• Optimal dynamic advertising with an adverse exogenous effect on brand goodwill (with L. Grosset) Automatica, 45, 2009, 863-870.
• Advertising strategies in a differential game with negative competitor’s interference (with G. Zaccour) Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 140, 2009, 153-170.
• Advertising decisions for a segmented market. Optimization, 58, 4, 2009, 469-477.
• Optimal dynamic advertising policies and equilibria. Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics, 11, 2008, 565-580.
• Advertising in a segmented market: comparison of media choices (with L. Grosset) The IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, 19, 2008, 219-226.
• Advertising coordination games of a manufacturer and a retailer while introducing a new product (with A. Buratto and L. Grosset) TOP (Trabajos de Investigacion Operativa), 15, 2007, 307-321.
• Reciprocal optimal control problems and the associated Pareto frontier (with L. Grosset) Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 130, 2006, 113-123.
• Advertising channel selection in a segmented market (with A. Buratto and L. Grosset) Automatica, 42, 2006, 1343-1347.
• Advertising a new product in a segmented market (with A. Buratto and L. Grosset) European Journal of Operational Research, 175, 2006, 1262-1267.

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2017/18
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
EP2093 COMMON EC03105600 BASIC MATHEMATICS FOR ECONOMISTS (Da A a E)
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
10 1st Year First
semester
ITA BRUNO VISCOLANI
SC1159 COMMON SCM0014411 ECONOMICS
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 3rd Year Second
semester
ITA BRUNO VISCOLANI
EP2093 COMMON ECM0013177 MATHEMATICAL TOOLS FOR ECONOMICS AND FINANCE
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 3rd Year Second
trimester
ITA BRUNO VISCOLANI