University of Florence

Expertise: The CNIT-Florence Research Unit of the National Interuniversity Consortium on Telecommunications is located in the Department of Information Engineering (DINFO) of University of Florence. Its main research areas are: Satellite and Terrestrial Communication Systems, Cognitive Radio and Software Defined Radio, Security & Privacy, Multimedia & Digital Signal Processing. Cooperation links have been established with: Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC), Oulu, FI; IBM Research Centre, Zurich, CH; Aalborg University, DK; DLR Institute of Communications and Navigation, DE; IMSC Integrated Media System Centre USC, CA (USA); Bradford University, UK. CNIT-Florence has been active in a number of projects in satellite communications, in areas ranging from transmission techniques to networking, which not only have produced a number of publications in highly recognized international journals, but has also implemented an advanced telecommunications infrastructure and a great deal of experimental activity.

CNIT- Florence has been involved in several European and national projects that have been partially or totally funded by the Ministry of University and Research, the National Research Council, the European Commission, the Italian Space Agency (ASI) the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European Defence Agency (EDA). The industrial partners that have recently cooperated with CNIT Florence are Leonardo, H3G, Wind, Thales Italia, Thales-Alenia Space Italia. CNIT- Florence research group has been involved in several COST Actions, namely, COST 227, COST 252, COST 262, COST 272, COST 273, COST 289.

CNIT – Florence has been involved as Prime Contractor in various ESA Projects from 2003 to 2013 for innovative remote sensing methods of the Earth’s atmosphere. The CNIT staff has also an international leadership in the field of radar remote sensing with advanced radar signal processing, radar imaging, polarimetry and passive radar and a long experience of research in the field of Optimization, Operations Research, Simulation and Decision Support Systems in projects funded by the EU CLEANSKY framework.

 

DINFO – Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione

Address: Via di S. Marta, 3 – 50139 FIRENZE

Phone: 055 275 [+ext]

Fax: 055 2758570

 

MICC – Centro di Eccellenza per la Comunicazione e l’Integrazione dei Media

Address: Viale Morgagni, 65 – 50134 FIRENZE

Phone: 055 2751391 [055 275+ext]

Fax: 055 2751396

 

VoIP Phone: 055275 + ext

E-mailnome.cognome@cnit.it

Research Unit Responsible: Prof. Luca FACHERIS

University Representative in the Shareholders’ Assembly: Prof. Romano FANTACCI

 

Members of the Research Unit

SURNAME NAME EXT
Alparone Luciano 8614
Amerini Irene 1391
Argenti Fabrizio 8605
Ballan Lamberto 1395
Barcaroli Elisa 8597
Bartoli Giulio 8587
Berretti Stefano 8529
Bertini Marco 8645/1394
Bocchi Leonardo 8538
Caldelli Roberto
Capannesi Luca 8596
Cappanera Paola 8640
Carobbi Carlo 8501
Casini Matteo 1391
Cenni Daniele 8516
Chiti Francesco 8588
Cuccoli Fabrizio
Cuffaro Giovanni
De Rosa Alessia 8550
Del Bimbo Alberto 8644
Del Re Enrico 8586
Di Giacomo Dario 8587
Dolfi Marco 8563
Fabbri Gabriele
Facheris Luca 8611
Fantacci Romano 8621
Ferracani Andrea 1393
Fontani Marco 8551
Freni Angelo 8612
Gherardelli Monica 8583
Iuliani Massimo 8553
Jayousi Sara 8556
Landucci Lea 1393
Lisanti Giuseppe 1390
Marabissi Dania 8589
Marcocci Patrizio 8564
Martinelli Alessio 8542
Mazzanti Paolo 1391
Mazzinghi Agnese 8557
Morosi Simone 8547
Mucchi Lorenzo 8539
Nesi Paolo 8515
Nizzi Francesca 8587
Nozzoli Alessandro 8548
Paganelli Federica
Pala Pietro 8530
Pantaleo Gianni 8516
Paolucci Michela 8516
Paradiso Francesca 8797
Pecorella Tommaso 8540
Pelosi Giuseppe 8630
Pierucci Laura 8626
Piva Alessandro 8584
Rossi Roberta 8532
Seidenari Lorenzo 1395
Selleri Stefano 8541
Shullani Dasara 8554
Uccheddu Francesca 8741