Enrico Casella

  • Assistant Professor Data Science for Animal Systems
  • Institute Computational and Data Sciences Co-Hire

Areas of Expertise

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Vision
  • Optimization Techniques
  • Precision Technology
  • Animal Growth and Development
  • Animal Health and Behavior


  • University of Palermo, BEng Computer Engineering and Telecommunications, 2015
  • University of Palermo, MEng Computer Engineering, 2018
  • University of Kentucky, PhD Computer Science, 2023
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2024

Dr. Enrico Casella is a computer scientist with a highly multi-disciplinary background. His research applies Artificial Intelligence (AI) to complex systems, primarily within the animal science domain. His expertise includes AI-based methods for data analysis and optimization from heterogeneous sensor data. His most recent work focuses on computer vision solutions for animal health, growth and development, as well as privacy-preserving solutions using federated learning.