Salvatore Alfonzetti was born in Catania, Italy, in 1952. He received his cum laude degree in electrical engineering from the University of Catania, Italy in 1976. Since 1977, he has been working at the same university at different positions, as a Contract Professor of circuit theory from 1980 to 1983, University Researcher in electrotechnics from 1983 to 1987, Associate Professor of signal theory from 1987 to 1994 and of electrotechnics from 1994 to 2000, and Full Professor of electrotechnics since 2000. He has been the Director of the Engineering Computing Centre from 1992 to 1998, the Vice Director from 1997 to 2003 and the Director from 2005 to 2008 of the DIEES Department, and the Counselor of the IEEE Student Branch of the University of Catania from 1999 to 2001. His main research work is currently concerned with the finite element analysis and optimization of electromagnetic systems. He is the author of more than two hundred papers. Alfonzetti acts as a Member of the Editorial Boards of Compumag and CEFC conferences, a Member of IEEE, and a Founding Member of the International Compumag Society (ICS).
Biography Updated on 9 September 2012