- 1996-2001. C.N.R. Finalized Project: 'Cultural Heritage
- 1998-2001. Project of applied research 5\% MURST: "Applications to Cultural Heritage"
- 2000-01. Project 'Galileo' between Italy (I.A.C.) and France (I.N.R.I.A. Sophia Antipolis, Section 'Ariane')
- 2000-04. 'PARNASO' Project entitled "Research and Innovative Systems for computer-aided investigation and diagnosys" (Operating Unity: Image Coding)
- 2001-02. Project among I.A.C., I.M.A. (Minneapolis) and ST Microelectronics (Catania, Italy)
- 2006--. 'Firb' Project entitled "A knowledge based model for digital enhancement and restoration of images of archaelogical and monumental heritage of the Mediterranean basin"
- 2006--. Project between RAVA and IAC entitled "Virtual sensors and methodologies for
- 2007--. (297) Project entitled "BLU-Archeosys, Innovative technologies and advanced systems for supporting underwater archeology"
- 2007--. (RSTL-CNR) Project entitled "A Multiscale Analysis for Complicated Shape Recognition"