2007 - Ph.D. in Electrical Eng., Telecommunications and Computer Science, University of Bologna
2002 - M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (summa cum laude), University of Bologna
Academic career and teaching activities
Prof. Davide BRUNELLI
Degree in Electrical Engineering (2002), PhD in Electrical Engineering (2007) from the University of Bologna. From 2005 to 2007 he has been visiting researcher at ETHZ studying to develop methodologies for Energy Harvesting aware embedded design. He currently cooperates with ETHZ on energy efficient distributed sensor platforms. He was scientific supervisor of several EU FP7 projects: EEB-ENV-3ENCULT, ICT-GENESI and FP7 Network of Excellence - ARTISTDESIGN - Design for embedded systems.
He was leading industrial cooperation activities with Telecom Italia, STMicroelectronics and Hewlett-Packard. Member of several Technical Program Committees of conferences in the field of sensor networks and energy management, including the The Design, Automation, and Test in Europe (DATE) conference and the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, the International Workshop on Energy in Wireless Sensor Networks. He is author of more than 230 paper in international journals and conferences, that have been cited more than 6317 times, with an H-index of 48 (source Google Scholar).
Here is a list of the Research projects I have been/am involved:
Memberships in societies and scientific committees
Commissions of Trust – membro di commissioni di valutazione finanziamento progetti
2019 - today Independent Expert per la valutazione periodica (annuale) di un progetto finanziato di 40Mesi nella call H2020-ICT-2018-2 (incarico da commissione europea EU H2020).
2020 - today Independent Expert per la valutazione periodica di 7 progetti da 24mesi finanziati dalla regione Piemonte (incarico dall’agenzia FinPiemonte – call F.E.S.R. 2014/2020)
2020 - today Independent Expert per la valutazione semestrale di 4 progetti da 24mesi finanziati dalla regione Lazio (incarico dall’agenzia LazioInnova – call POR FESR Lazio 2014-2020)
2022, 2021 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di Independent Research Fund Denmark - DFF (Denmark)
2022 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto del Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) (call MME 2022)
2021 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto dell’ Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI) (Romania)
2021 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per il Programma per Giovani Ricercatori “Rita Levi Montalcini” 2019
2021 Membro della commissione valutatrice del programma “Industrial A.I. (Artificial Intelligence Challenge)” organizzato da Hub Innovazione Trentino Fondazione - HIT
2021, 2018 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (SNF) (Switzerland)
2021, 2020 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique – FNRS (Belgium)
2021 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di European Coordinated Research on Long-term Challenges in Information and Communication Sciences & Technologies ERA-NET (CHIST-ERA) (EU program)
2021 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di Regione Normandia (call WinningNorm) (France)
2020 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di BI-rex : Big Data Innovation & Research Excellence (Competence Center nazionale del MISE)
2019 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto del NWO - Dutch Research Council (Nederlands)
2019, 2015 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto di The Croatian Science Foundation (HRZZ), (Croatia)
2015-2019 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto del National Center od Science and Technology Evaluation (NCSTE) (Kazakhstan) (call “EXPO 2017's Asthana”)
2015 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per conto del Czech Science Foundation (Czech Republic)
2014 Independent Expert Evaluator di proposte di progetto per le call:
2013 Ph.D. dissertation committee member, University of Zagreb, Croatia
2010-2014 Scientific Advisory Board of KissMyBike srl, Startup on IoT device and services, Italy
2008-Today Reviewer for several Journal: Microelectronics J. (since 2008), IEEE-TIE (since 2010), ACM-TECS, IEEE-Very Large Scale Integration Systems (since 2010), IEEE-TPELS (since 2011), IEEE-TC (since 2010), ACM-TOSN (since 2009), IEEE-TII (since 2011), IEEE-TIM (2009).
Reviewer di diverse riviste del settore:
IEEE-TIE (dal 2010), ACM-TECS, IEEE-Very Large Scale Integration Systems (dal 2010), IEEE-TPELS (dal 2011), IEEE-TC (dal 2010), ACM-TOSN (dal 2009), IEEE-TII (dal 2011), IEEE-TIM (dal 2009), IEEE JETCAS (dal 2009), IEEE TCAD (dal 2010)
Ruoli organizzativi in conferenze
2022 General Chair of the 2022 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 and IoT https://www.metroind40iot.org/
2021 General Chair of the 2021 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Agriculture and Forestry https://www.metroagrifor.org/maf2021/
2020 General Chair of the 2020 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Agriculture and Forestry https://www.metroagrifor.org/maf2020/
2017 General Chair of the "1st IEEE Workshop on Internet of Energy Neutral Things - IoENT 2017", 6-9 June 2017GENEVA, Switzerland. https://globaliotsummit.org/giots-2017-geneva
2013 General Chair of the 1st ACM International Workshop on Energy Neutral Sensing Systems (ENSSys 2013) in conjunction with ACM SenSys 2013
2012 General Chair ed organizzatore della “1st IEEE Advanced School on ICT for Future Energy Systems”, Trento
2020 Program Chair of the 2020 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 and IoT https://www.metroind40iot.org/metroind2020/organizers
2015 Program Chair of the 3rd ACM International Workshop on Energy Neutral Sensing Systems (ENSSys 2015) in conjunction with ACM SenSys 2015
2014 Program Chair of the 2nd ACM International Workshop on Energy Neutral Sensing Systems (ENSSys2014) in conjunction with ACM SenSys 2014
2012 Program Chair of the 6th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence, UCAmI 2012 http://mami.uclm.es/ucami2012/index.php/committees
2011 Workshop Chair of the 3rd Int. Conference on Mobile Computing and Applications MOBICASE 2011
2016 Track Chair of IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2)
2019, 2018, 2017, 2013 2012 Topic Chair at the Design, Automation & Test conference in Europe, IEEE/ACM DATE Track on Automotive Systems and Smart Energy Systems.
2017 Poster/Demo Chair al 5th International ACM Workshop on Energy Harvesting & Energy-Neutral Sensing Systems 2017.
Awards and honours
Best paper awards:
2011 Towards persistent structural health monitoring through sustainable wireless sensor networks, 2011 Seventh International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing, 2011, pp. 323-328, doi: 10.1109/ISSNIP.2011.6146587.
2014 SensEH: From simulation to deployment of energy harvesting wireless sensor networks, 39th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks Workshops, 2014, pp. 566-573, doi: 10.1109/LCNW.2014.6927704.
2016 IoT-ready precision agriculture powered by microbial fuel-cells. In: 48th Annual Meeting of the Associazione Gruppo Italiano di Elettronica (GE). Brescia (Italia), 22-24 2016
2017 A self-powered wireless bolt for smart critical fastener, 2017 Global Internet of Things Summit (GIoTS), 2017, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/GIOTS.2017.8016242.
2018 Slotted ALOHA Overlay on LoRaWAN - A Distributed Synchronization Approach, 2018 IEEE 16th International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC), 2018, pp. 129-132, doi: 10.1109/EUC.2018.00026.
2020 Zero Power Energy-Aware Communication for Transiently-Powered Sensing Systems. In Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Energy Harvesting and Energy-Neutral Sensing Systems (ENSsys '20). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 43–49. doi:10.1145/3417308.3430269
2021 Scale up to infinity: the UWB Indoor Global Positioning System, 2021 IEEE International Symposium on Robotic and Sensors Environments (ROSE), 2021, pp. 1-8, doi: 10.1109/ROSE52750.2021.9611770.
Conferences and lectures
- Keynote - 1st ACROSS Workshop on Cooperative Networked Embedded Systems, 20 November 2013 Zagreb (Croatia)
- Invited talk (plenary) - "State of the Art Energy Harvesting for IoT" alla conferenza 13TH ACM/IEEE EMBEDDED SYSTEMS WEEK (ESWEEK) 2017 (Seoul, KR)
- Invited talk (plenary) - "Smart distributed sensors for adaptive green services", at IFIP VLSI-SoC 2010 conference (Madrid, ES)
- Invited talk (plenary) - "B-AWARE Wireless Body Sensor Networks (WBSN)", June 2011, EPFL, (Lausanne, CH)
- Invited talk (plenary) - "Energy Harvesting and Energy-Neutral Sensing Systems" at 15th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys 2017) (Delft, NL)
- Invited talk (plenary) - "Beyond the smart meters: IoT as enabling technology for Self-learning buildings" at workshop IEEE, Industry 4.0 & Internet of Things 16 Nov. 2017 (Rome, IT)
- Invited for a cycle of seminars (3 talks) at Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Sept. 2019 (Helsinki, FI)
Active and Past Collaborations
ETHz (CH) and University of Bologna (IT), Prof. Luca Benini, email@example.com