Cranic Computing

The Research Group

The research group is based in Rome at the Institute for Applied Computing (IAC) that is part of the National Research Council (CNR) of Italy (iac-cnr)

Our main areas of expertise are High Performance Computing (HPC), Security and Anonymity Networks, specific topics include:

Research Areas

High Performance Computing (HPC)

  • Code Optimization and Parallelization
  • General-purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
  • HPC for Big Data Analysis
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing


  • Applied Cryptography and Cryptanalysis
  • Digital Forensics
  • Malware Analysis
  • Virtual Machine Introspection (VMI)

Anonymity Networks

  • Anonymity Networks
  • Darknets
  • Onion Routing

Data Science

  • Aggregate statistics, Indexes, and Innovative Graph for Decision Makers
  • Bayesian Modeling applied to Language Processing
  • Geostatistics model applied to Circular Data
  • Neural Networks and Deep Learning
  • Topic Modeling