Dario Di Nucci was born in Isernia (Italy) on September, 3th, 1988. He received (cum laude) the Master's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Salerno (Italy) in 2014 defending a thesis on Defect Prediction, advised by Prof. Andrea De Lucia.
In 2011 he got his Bachelor's Degree (cum laude) from the University of Molise, with a thesis on Information Retrieval, advised by Prof. Giovanni Capobianco.
He is an open-source enthusiast who likes to work on challenging project. In 2014 he completed the 10th edition of Google Summer of Code working on Gnome Maps and GraphHopper.
Currently he is a PhD candidate at the University of Salerno, advised by Prof. Andrea De Lucia. His research interests include bug prediction, search based software testing, energy optimization of mobile apps, mining software repositories, and empirical software engineering.