Antonio Napolitano was born in Napoli, Italy, on February 7, 1964. He got the Ph.D. degree in 1994, from the University of Napoli Federico II. From 1994 to 2005 Napolitano was with University of Salerno, Italy, and University of Napoli Federico II. In 1997, he was with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Davis, Calif, USA, as a Postdoctorate Research Associate. Since 2005, he has been Full Professor of telecommunications at the Parthenope University of Naples. In 2005, he was Visiting Professor at the Institut de Recherche Mathematique de Rennes (IRMAR), University of Rennes 2, Haute Bretagne, France. He held visiting appointments at the Centro de Investigacion en Matematicas (CIMAT), Guanajuato, GTO, Mexico, and at the Econometric Department, Wyzsza Szkola Biznesu (WSB-NLU), Nowy Sacz, Poland. His research interests include statistical signal processing and wireless systems. Dr. Napolitano received the Best Paper of the Year Award from the European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP) in 1995 for his paper on higher-order cyclostationarity. In 2006, was recipient of the EURASIP Best Paper Award for his paper, coauthored with J. Leskow, entitled "Foundations of the functional approach for signal analysis" (Signal Processing, Dec. 2006). In 2008, he received from Elsevier the Most Cited Paper Award for papers published in 2005-2007 for his paper coauthored with W. A. Gardner and L. Paura entitled "Cyclostationarity: half a century of research" (Signal Processing, Apr. 2006). He is Senior Member of IEEE, Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, and in the Editorial Board of Signal Processing (Elsevier) and of Research Letters in Signal Processing (Hindawi). Since 2008, he has been an Elected Member of the Signal Processing Theory and Method Technical Committee (SPTM-TC) of the IEEE Signal Processing Society and EURASIP Local Liaison Officer.
Biography Updated on 19 October 2010