The research interests of Francesco Benedetto are in the field of multimedia communications and video coding, ground penetrating radar (GPR) signal processing, spread-spectrum code synchronization for 3G communication systems and satellite systems (GPS and GALILEO), correlation estimation and spectral analysis. He is the Associate Editor (Area: Wireless Signal Processing and Traffic Engineering) for the International Journal of Mobile Network Design and Innovation. He is the Regional Editor of both the International Journals of Recent Patens on Computer Science and Recent Patens on Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He has been the Session Chair at the 2013 IEEE International symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2013) for the sessions "Signal Processing for Wireless Communications", "Spectrum Management and TV White Spaces", and "Multi-Antenna Signal Processing". Since January 2016, He has been unanimously elected as Chair of the IEEE 1900.1 Working Group on "Definitions and Concepts for Dynamic Spectrum Access: Terminology Relating to Emerging Wireless Networks, System Functionality, and Spectrum Management". He is one Editor of the IEEE SDN newsletter Special Issue on "Mobile Edge Cloud",. He is the General Chair of the Second International Workshop on Signal Processing for Secure Communications (SP4SC-2015) He is the Lead Guest Editor of the Special Issue on "Advanced Ground Penetrating Radar Signal Processing Techniques", for the Signal Processing Journal (Elsevier). He is the Guest Editor of the Special Issue on "Signal Processing, Security and Privacy for Mobile/Wireless and Computer Networks", for the International Journal of Mobile Network Design and Innovation (IJMNDI).
Biography Updated on 19 July 2016