Luca Fanucci got the Laurea and the Ph.D. degrees in electronic engineering from the University of Pisa (Pisa, Italy) in 1992 and 1996, respectively. From 1992 to 1996, he worked in the European Space Agency ESTEC, Noordwijk, ZH, The Netherlands, as a Research Fellow. From 1996 to 2004 Fanucci served as a Senior Researcher of the Italian National Research Council (Pisa, Italy). He is also a Professor of microelectronics systems at the Faculty of Engineering of Pisa University. His research interests include several aspects of design technologies for integrated circuits and electronic systems, with particular emphasis on system-level design, hardware/software codesign, and sensor conditioning and data fusion. The main applications areas are in the field of wireless communications, low power multimedia, automotive, healthcare, ambient assisted living, and technical aids for independent living. He is coauthor of more than 300 journal and conference papers and coinventor of more than 40 patents. Fanucci served in several technical program committees of international conferences. He was Program Chair of DSD 2008, Application Track Chair at DATE from 2006 to 2010, and Tutorial Chair at DATE in 2011 and 2012. He currently serves as Vice-Program Chair at DATE 2013. He is also a Member of the editorial board of Elsevier Microprocessors and Microsystems Journal and IOS Press Technology and Disability Journal.
Biography Updated on 7 June 2013