STAD means "city" in Dutch - tribute to the founders' background acquainted at the Leiden University in the Netherlands which countryside was flat long before the globalization. STAD is an agglomeration of persons in the flat world where a new "citizen" can aggregate from almost anywhere. This city contains a lot of "buildings" tocreate and work out ideas, provide statistical science, transfer technology, analyze data with a meta-disciplinary approach, "crossing the bridge" towards other scientific communities. This city contains also "green areas" to enjoy spare time activities together, such as sport, eating and drinking, sharing innovation and enlightenment culture, dreaming the future! Founders STAD at University of Naples Federico II are Roberta Siciliano (mentore), Valerio Tutore, Massimo Aria, Antonio D'Ambrosio, whose first letters of their surnames form, amazingly, another STAD!

Applied Statistics

ADAMO D., SCHIAVONE V., ARIA M., LEUCI S., RUOPPO E., DELL’AVERSANA G., MIGNOGNA M. (2013). Sleep disturbance in patients with burning mouth syndrome: a case-control study, Journal of Orofacial Pain, in press, ISI Impact Factor: 2.588.

CALDARELLI A., FIONDELLA C., MAFFEI M., SPANO R., ARIA M. (2013) CEO performance evaluation systems: empirical findings from the italian regional health services in press su Public Money and Management, Wiley, ISI Impact Factor: 0.779.

SICILIANO R., D’AMBROSIO A. (2012). Statistical monitoring of tourism in the knowledge era. In Morvillo A. (Ed.). Advances in Tourism Studies. McGrow-Hill, pp. 231-258.

FORTUNA G., LOZADA-NUR F., CHAINANI-WU N., ARIA M., CEPEDA-VALDES R., POLLIO A., MARINKOVICH M.P., MMARTINEZ-SALAZAR A.E., MIGNOGNA M., BRUCKNER A.L., SALAS-ALANIS J.C. (2012) Epidermolysis bullosa Oropharyngeal Severity score (EBOS): a multicentric development and validation in press su Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2012.04.009, ISI Impact Factor: 4.274.

ARIA, M., D’AMBROSIO, A., SICILIANO, R., TUTORE, V.A. (2011). Indagine statistica sulle aspettative e priorità per soddisfare il turista a Napoli, in Rapporto sul turismo Italiano, 2011, edizione XVII, a cura di Becheri, E., Franco Angeli, pp. 449-470.

MIGNOGNA M., FORTUNA G., POLLIO A., ARIA M., ADAMO D., LEUCI S., RUOPPO E., (2011) Multiple myeloma versus breast cancer patients with bisphosphonates-related osteonecrosis of the jaws: a comparative analysis of response to treatment and predictors of outcome, Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine, Wiley-Blackwell, DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0714.2011.01095.x, ISSN: 1600-0714, ISI Impact Factor: 2.075.

MONTELLA A., Aria M., D’AMBROSIO A., MAURIELLO F. (2011). Analysis of Powered Two-wheeler crashes in Italy by classification trees and rules discovery, in Accident Analysis & Prevention, Springer Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.aap.2011.04.025, ISI Impact Factor: 2.350.

MONTELLA A., ARIA M., D’AMBROSIO A., MAURIELLO F. (2011). Data Mining Techniques for Exploratory Analysis of Pedestrian Crashes, Transportation Research Record – Journal of Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2237/2011, pp.107-116. DOI: 10.3141/2237-12, SCOPUS - SNIP: 0.719.

MONTELLA A., ARIA M., D’AMBROSIO A., GALANTE F., MAURIELLO F., PERNETTI M. (2011). Simulator evaluation of drivers' speed, deceleration and lateral position at rural intersections in relation to different perceptual cues, in Accident Analysis & Prevention, Springer Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.aap.2011.05.030, ISI Impact Factor: 2.350.

MONTELLA, A., ARIA, M., D’AMBROSIO, A., GALANTE, F., MAURIELLO, F., PERNETTI, M. (2010). Perceptual Measures to Influence Operating Speeds and Reduce Crashes at Rural Intersections, Transportation Research Record – Journal of Transportation Research Board, vol. 2149, pp. 11-20, ISBN 9780309142809, SCOPUS - SNIP: 0.719.

GALANTE F., MAURIELLO, F., MONTELLA A., PERNETTI M., ARIA, M., D’AMBROSIO A. (2010). Traffic Calming Along Rural Highways Crossing Small Urban Communities: a Driving Simulator Experiment in Accident Analysis & Prevention, Springer Elsevier, doi:10.1016/j.aap.2010.03.017, ISI Impact Factor: 2.350.

ARIA, M., SICILIANO, R. (2009). Il metodo di campionamento, in Monitoraggio sul controllo di gestione delle PMI della provincia di Napoli, eds. Catuogno S., Coppola R., Mauriello P. e Orefice F., Centro Studi dell’Ordine dei Dottori Commercialisti di Napoli, pag. 5-10.

ARIA, M., GALLO, S., MUROLO, F., SICILIANO, R. (2008). Le leve discriminanti della soddisfazione: il caso SEPSA, in Rivista di Economia e Statistica del Territorio, Fondazione Istituto Tagliacarne, Roma, ISSN 1971-0380, N.1 gennaio-aprile 2008.

ARIA, M., SICILIANO, R., SIBILIO, R., GARGIULO, G., GIORDANO, G., D’AMBROSIO, A. (2008) Osservare la realtà per combattere l’esclusione: Focus sulla terza età. Progetto SOCIALNET, ed. DMS, University of Naples Federico II.

ARIA, M, MIGLIORE F., CASTIELLO, M. (2008) Problematica della conciliabilità tra lavoro e l’essere donna nell’area dei Centri per l’Impiego di Casarano e Tricase (Lecce). Rapporto finale della ricerca LAVORO e DONNE, POR mis. 3.17 finanziato dalla Regione Puglia.

SICILIANO, R., SIBILIO, R., ARIA, M.. (2008). Campagna d’Ascolto del Comune di Napoli: L’indagine statistica, Piano strategico della Città di Napoli, ed. DMS, Università di Napoli Federico II.

SICILIANO, R., ARIA, M., TUTORE, V. (2008). La Risorsa Turismo Parte I°. Quaderno n.5 del Centro Studi dell’Unione Industriali di Napoli, ed. Guida, Napoli, pag. 1-154.