Alessandro Vanelli-Coralli received the Dr. Ing. Degree (cum laude) in Electronics Engineering and the Ph.D. in Electronics and Computer Science from the University of Bologna (Italy) in 1991 and 1996, respectively. In 1996, he joined the Department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems (D.E.I.S.) at the University of Bologna, where he is currently an Associate Professor. Since 2001, he has also been with the Advanced Research Center for Electronic Systems (ARCES) of the University of Bologna. During 2003 and 2005, he was a Visiting Scientist at Qualcomm Inc. (San Diego, CA), working in the Corporate R&D Department on Mobile Communication Systems. Dr. Vanelli-Coralli participates in national and international research projects on satellite mobile communication systems. He is the Co-Leader of the R&D group of the Integral SatCom Initiative (ISI) technology platform, and Scientific Responsible for several European Space Agency and European Commission funded projects. His research interests are in the area of wireless communication systems, digital transmission techniques, and digital signal processing. Dr. Vanelli-Coralli has been appointed member of the Editorial Board of the Wiley InterScience Journal on Satellite Communications and Networks and has been guest co-Editor for several special issues in of international scientific journals. Dr. Vanelli-Coralli has served in the organization committees of scientific conferences and Technical Chairman of the 4th IEEE ASMS 2008 Conference and Technical Vice-Chairman of the IEEE ISSSTA 2008 Conference. In 2010 and 2012 has served as General Co-Chairman of the 5th and 6th IEEE ASMS Conference. Dr. Vanelli-Coralli co-authored more than 130 papers and scientific conference contributions and he is co-recipient of several Best Paper Awards. He is an IEEE Senior Member.
Biography Updated on 21 May 2012