Giuseppe Ricci was born in Naples, Italy, on February 15th, 1964. He received both the Doctorate and the Ph.D. degrees in electronic engineering from the University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy in 1990 and 1994, respectively. He served as an Assistant Professor in 1995 at the University of Lecce, Lecce, Italy and then became a Professor in 2002. His research interests are in the field of statistical signal processing with emphasis on radar processing and CDMA systems. More precisely, he has focused on high‐resolution radar clutter modeling, detection of radar signals in Gaussian and non‐Gaussian disturbances, oil spill detection from SAR data, track‐before‐detect algorithms fed by space‐time radar data, multiuser detection in overlay CDMA systems, and blind multiuser detection. He has held visiting positions at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colo, USA in 1997–1998 and in April–May 2001, then at the Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo, USA in July– September 2003, March 2005, September 2009, and March 2011. He has also held visiting positions at ENSICA, Toulouse, France in March 2006 and at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn, USA in September 2008.
Biography Updated on 6 November 2012