Prof. Rita Asquini, Ph.D.

Dept. of Information Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunications

University of Rome "La Sapienza"

Via Eudossiana 18, 00184 Rome, Italy

Building B, 4th floor, room no. 425

Tel.: +39-06-44585834  (ext.: 2-5834)

E-mail: rita.asquini(at); asquini(at)

Rita Asquini is Associate Professor of Electronic Engineering (SSD ING-INF/01, SC E/09) at Sapienza University of Rome. In 2017 she obtained the National Scientific Qualification for Full Professor in Electronic Engineering. She is currently Professor for the course of Applied Electronics for the Laurea Degree in Mechanical Engineering and for the course of Photonic Microsystems for the Master Degree in Electronic Engineering and the Master Degree in Nanotechnology Engineering (Faculty of Engineering). She is also Professor in the II level Master in "Optics and Quantum Information" at Sapienza University. Her main research interests include modeling, fabrication, and characterization of guided-wave as well as free-space optoelectronic devices with liquid crystals and polymers, realized with ion-exchange glass waveguides, with liquid crystals planar structures, and silicon 2D structures. She is author and co-author of about 120 scientific publications, and co-inventor of an international patent.