Mario Tanda was born in Aversa, Italy, on July 15, 1963. He received the Dr.Eng. degree (summa cum laude) in electronic engineering in 1987 and the Ph.D. degree in electronic and computer engineering in 1992, both from the University of Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy. He currently serves as a Full Professor of telecommunications at the University of Naples Federico II. His research activity focuses on the area of signal detection and estimation, multicarrier, and multiple access communication systems. Mario Tanda is the author or coauthor of more than 90 papers published in international journals and conference proceedings and also acts as a reviewer of scientific articles submitted for publication in several international journals and conference proceedings. Mario Tanda has been the Scientific Director of the Research Unit of the University of Naples Federico II for the research program entitled Dynamical Access and Physical Layer for Cognitive Radio (PHYDYAS) funded by the European Community under the Seventh Framework Programme, Theme ICT-1-1.1: The Network of the Future. The project, coordinated by Professor M. Bellanger of the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers (CNAM) in Paris, has been focused on an advanced physical layer for both conventional and cognitive wireless networks based on filter-bank multicarrier transmission. Within the project of the Research Unit of the University of Naples Federico II, Tanda has been the leader of the work package concerning synchronization strategies.
Biography Updated on 21 January 2013