He is the founder and the general
manager of an Engineering Company located in Rome
(Italy). Furthermore he is a senior RF design
consultant for analog and digital RF devices for ATV/DVB and FM
• Old employments
In 2005 employed as Technical Manager in
“C.R.S.T. Centro Ricerche Sistemi
Tecnologici”, a satellite and wireless
telecommunication mobile systems Company.
From 2001 to 2004 employed in “Telis S.p.a.”, an outsourcing Company of the
main italian mobile operator, as Technical Area Manager. He has
coordinated some technical mobile service centres distributed in
Employed in “Telit Mobile
Terminals S.p.A.”, Satellite Division in 2000 -2001,
as “RF designer”; he was one of the HW designer of RF-MW CDMA
radio interfaces for satellite terminals (Globalstar).
Employed in “Ericsson Lab
Italy” from 1990 to 2000 as “Analog & RF
designer”; he has designed radio interfaces up to 3.5 GHz and
electro-optical line interfaces for high bit rate digital units, up to 2.5
1 - Design and implementation of electrical line interfaces of the N3 PDH digital multiplexers 2/34 e 34/140 Mbit/s.
2 - Design of the synchronization system and the matrix
interconnection boards of the Ericsson ARS demonstrator (ATM Ring Switch)
for the main Italian telecommunications Operator.
3 - HW design coordination and implementation
of the Ericsson RFP DECT units
used for the “FIDO” (CTM) Italian mobile service.
4 - Feasibility study and technological
research for a new GSM-UMTS outdoor/ indoor radio
system at 3.5 GHz for voice and data Fixed Wireless Access.
5 - HW design and implementation of a
GSM 3.5 GHz indoor radio interface for the demonstrator used by the Ericsson Radio A.B. of
6 - Patent “Data Timing
Recovery Module” related to a new simple timing extractor architecture for
high bit rate encoded data streams (Swedish Patent Application N.
7 - Design of a Low Noise
Amplifier at 2.5 GHz by using Si-Ge technology for an integrated helix
antenna (mobile Globalstar access devices).
8 - Development and implementation of the main
unit and the low power outdoor unit of the car-kit of
the new SAT600 GSM/satellite mobile terminal.
9 - Patent “S.E.M. - Smart
Ethernet Multiplexer”, a system which allows to simply insert an ethernet
10 Mbit/s digital link into a single twisted pair telephone cable (2
wires) simultaneously with the common PSTN or ISDN public service (Italian
Patent Application N. 01315882).
10 - Design of many LD-MOS
power amplifier and driver modules for TV and DTV broadcast applications,
from 50Wpsync to 1000Wpsync (250Wrms DVB-T) for UHF and VHF
11 - HW design of many other analog circuits:
An amplitude laser modulator for the 2.5 Gbit/s SDH tone recognition of
the Ericsson MWTN demonstrator; a soft start and smart current sensing
circuit for the Ericsson ATM Circuit Emulation interfaces; a state machine
implemented by using an FPGA (Altera) to fix a synchronization problem
imposed by the main ASIC used into the Ericsson RFP-DECT. Finally,
preparation an organization of many courses for professional training for
analog & RF Junior Designers.
• Professional skill:
Operating Systems knowledge (system
Unix (SunOS4 Solaris2.5-2.8), Linux, Dos,
MS-Office, Frame Maker, Paint-Shop-Pro,
Outlook, Firefox, WEB Browsers (Mozilla, Microsoft IE), Acrobat, PowerISO,
Getright, WinRAR, FlashFXP, Dreamweaver, etc.
SPICE, MicroSim, Cadence AWB, EWB, MicroCap,
HFSS, HPEESOF (ADS), AWR Microwave Office, CST Microwave
• Personal library:
More than 120 books and specific
university notes of math analysis, electronics, physics, chemistry,
thermodynamics, electrical machines, microelectronics, digital systems,
analog and RF circuits, wireless systems, microwave, optoelectronics,
analog and digital microwave radio links, satellite and others.
Many technical publications,
collections and special magazines (Alta Frequenza, Microwave &
RF, IEEE Transactions, MTT, etc.). Interested
to the new development technologies for telecommunication
equipments, by using microwave and multiphysics design