Luca Fanucci was born in Montecatini Terme, Italy, in 1965. He received the Doctor Engineer (with the highest honors) and the Ph.D. degrees, both in electronic engineering, from the University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy, in 1992 and 1996, respectively. From 1992 to 1996, he was with the European Space Agency's Research and Technology Center, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, where he was involved in several activities in the field of VLSI for digital communications. He is currently a Research Scientist at the Italian National Research Council in Pisa. Since 2000, he has been Professor of microelectronics at the University of Pisa, Italy. His main interests are in the areas of system-on-chip design, low-power systems, VLSI architectures for real-time image and signal processing, and applications of VLSI technology to digital and RF communication systems.
Biography Updated on 19 February 2004