Paolo Burzigotti was born in Italy in 1976. He received the Master’s degree in electronic engineering, a major subject in telecommunications, from the University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy, in 2001. From 2001 to 2005, he was employed as Communication Systems Engineer in Space Engineering S.p.A, (Rome, Italy) in the Digital Technology Department, where he worked on the development of digital receiver and transmission system. His main research interests include the design of algorithms for telecommunication digital systems via satellite and feasibility analysis in hardware projects related to high-rate and high-order modulation modems for satellite systems. In 2006, He joined ESA’s Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, The Netherlands, as a Communication Systems Engineer in the RF payload and systems division. His current interests are related to the design and optimization of advanced satellite communication systems, subsystems, and efficient digital techniques for both mobile and fixed services. He is also involved in the standardization process of a number of DVB projects.
Biography Updated on 17 February 2011