Dario Petri


Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale

Professore ordinario

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale

Area CUN: Ingegneria industriale e dell'informazione (09)
Settore scientifico disciplinare: MISURE ELETTRICHE E ELETTRONICHE (ING-INF/07)

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Dario Petri received the M.Sc. degree (summa cum laude) in Electronics Engineering from the University of Padova (Italy) in 1986. He also received the Ph.D. degree in Information Engineering from the same University in 1990.

Carriera accademica ed attività didattica

From 1990 to 1992, he was with the Department of Electronics and Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy, as an Assistant Professor. In 1992, he joined the University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy, as an Associate Professor. In 1999 he became a Full Professor of measurement and electronic instrumentation. In 2002, he joined the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science, University of Trento, Trento, Italy, where he was the Head of Department from 2010 to 2012. He has been a member of the Committee for the Enhancement of Quality of the same university from 2013 to 2014, and a member of the Committee for Recruitment and Career Advancement of professors and researchers from 2014 to 2015. He is the Head of the Department of Industrial Engineering from October 2015.

Interessi di ricerca

Research interests of Dario Petri cover different fields and are focused on data acquisition systems design and testing, embedded systems, instrumentation for smart energy grids, fundamentals of measurement theory, measurement for quality management, application of digital signal processing to measurement problems, statistical inference methods.

Attività di ricerca

Over his research career, Dario Petri has been an author of over 250 papers published in international journals or in proceedings of peer reviewed international conferences.  

Appartenenza a società e comitati scientifici

Dario Petri is a fellow member of the IEEE and a member of the AEIT.

Premi e riconoscimenti

Dario Petri is currently a member of the national Group of Expert of Evaluation (GEV) for research in the area of Industrial and Information Engineering. He is also chairing the Italian Association of Electrical and Electronic Measurements (GMEE), which gathers researchers from Universities, Metrological Institutes and Companies in the field of measurement and instrumentation. He chaired the IEEE Italy Section, that gathers almost 5000 researchers from Italian Universities and Companies in the area of Electrical and Information Engineering, from 2012 to 2014.  

He has been the VP for Conferences of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society from 2011 to 2013 and he is the VP for Finance of the same Society since 2013.  Dario Petri is a member of the IEEE Smart City Steering Committee and the Leader of the IEEE Smart Cities Initiative in Trento since 2014.

Also, he was the Vice Chair of the IEEE Italy Section from 2010 to 2012 and the Deputy-chair of the GMEE from 2010 to 2013.  He chaired the Italy Chapter of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society from 2006 to 2010.  He has chaired the Italian research line on “Measurement for the Information Society” of the Italian Society of Electrical and Electronic Measurement (GMEE), from 2002 to 2008 and the Italian Ph.D. School on “Measurement and Information Society” of the same Society from 2002 to 2005. 

Dario Petri was a Co-founder and General Chair of different IEEE Schools such as the “International Measurement University” (IMU) of the IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society, the “School of Future Energy Systems” and the “School of Career Boosting” of the IEEE Italy Section. He was also a Co-founder  of the International Forum on Research and Technologies for society and Industry of the IEEE Italy Section. Dario Petri was a General Chair of various IEEE International Conferences and Workshops.

Dario Petri is a Fellow member of the IEEE, a Distinguished Reviewer and a Distinguished Associate Editor of the IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurements.