Short Biography

Marco Martalo' was born in Galatina (LE), Italy, on June 1981. He received the "Laurea" degree (3-year program, equivalent to Bachelor) and the "Laurea Specialistica" (3+2 year program, equivalent to Master) degree (summa cum laude) in Telecommunications Engineering on September 2003 and December 2005, respectively, from the University of Parma, Italy. On March 2009, he received the Ph.D. degree in Information Technologies from the University of Parma, Italy. From October 2007 to March 2008, he was a "Visiting Scholar" at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences of the Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, collaborating with the laboratory of Algorithmic Research in Network Information (ARNI). From January 2009 to April 2012, he was a Post-Doc researcher at the 
Department of Information Engineering (DII) of the University of Parma, Italy. From May 2012 to April 2017, he was an Assistant Professor at the E-Campus University. Since May 2017, he is a Post-Doc researcher at the Department of Engineering and Architecture of the University of Parma. His research interests are in the design of low-complexity communication and distributed signal processing algorithms for wireless systems and networks.

Dr. Martalo' is co-author of the book "Sensor Networks with IEEE 802.15.4 Systems: Distributed Processing, MAC, and Connectivity" edited in 2011 by Springer, Germany. Dr. Martalo' was a co-recipient of a "best student paper award" (with his tutor Dr. Gianluigi Ferrari) at the 2006 International Workshop on Wireless Ad hoc Networks (IWWAN 2006). He also won the first prize award, together with the WASNLab team, at the the first Body Sensor Network (BSN) Contest, organized in conjunction with the 2011 Body Sensor Networks (BSN 2011) conference. He has been TPC member of a few international conferences and he also serves as reviewer for many international journals and conferences. He is IEEE senior member, CNIT member, and GTTI member. On March 2018, Dr. Martalò received the National Scientific Qualification (Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale) for Associate Professorship in Telecommunications.

CV latest update: September 2018