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- DescriptionFocuses on Remote Instrumentation aspects related to middleware architecture, high-speed networking, wireless Grid for acquisition devices and sensor networks, QoS provisioning for real-time control, measurement instrumentation and methodology.
- Author BiographyFranco Davoli received the laurea degree in Electronic Engineering in 1975 from the University of Genoa, Italy. Since 1990 he has been Full Professor of Telecommunication Networks at the University of Genoa, where he is with the Department of Communications, Computer and Systems Science (DIST). From 1989 to 1991 and from 1993 to 1996 he was also with the University of Parma, Italy. His current research interests are in bandwidth allocation, admission control and routing in multiservice networks, wireless mobile and satellite networks and multimedia communications and services. He has co-authored over 250 scientific publications in international journals, book chapters and conference proceedings. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the following international journals: International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley), Studies in Informatics and Control, Simulation - Transactions of the SCS. He was a guest co-editor of two Special Issues of the European Transactions on Telecommunications and of a Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems. In 2004, he was the recipient of an Erskine Fellowship from the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, as Visiting Professor. He has been Principal Investigator in a large number of projects and has served in several positions in the Italian National Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT). He was the Head of the CNIT National Laboratory for Multimedia Communications in Naples in the years 2004-2005, and Vice-President of the CNIT Management Board for the term 2005-2007; he coordinates the participation of the Consortium in the SatNEx European Network of Excellence and in the European project DORII, where he is a member of the Steering Group. Still with CNIT, he participated in European projects GRIDCC and RINGrid. Prof. Davoli was Program Co-Chair of TIWDC 2005 and General Co-Chair of the international Workshops INGRID 2007, INGRID 2008, and INGRID 2009, and he is co-editor of the related books published by Springer. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE. Sandro Zappatore was born in Savona, Italy, in 1959. He received the laurea and Ph.D degrees in Electronic Engineering from the University of Genoa, Italy, in 1985 and 1990, respectively. In 1990 and 1991, he was awarded two scholarships from the Italian National Research Council (CNR) within the National Telecommunications Project. From 1992 to 2003, he was an Assistant Professor in Telecommunications at the Department of Communications, Computer and Systems Science (DIST) of the University of Genoa, Italy. Since 2004 he has been Associate Professor of Digital Transmission and Telematics at the University of Genoa. His research interests are both in the area of signal processing, especially audio and video coding, and computer networks. His current research is devoted to Multimedia Network Applications. In this field, from 2000 to 2003, he was the technical manager of a national project, funded by the Italian Ministry of the Education, University and Scientific Research (MIUR), concerning the networked access and management of complex laboratories. Currently, he is interested in grid-based platforms for the control of remote laboratories. He was the general co-chair of the Tyrrhenian International Workshop on Digital Communications - Distributed Cooperative Laboratories, held in Sorrento, Italy in July 2005, and of INGRID 2007 and 2008. He was co-editor of the book entitled Distributed Cooperative Laboratories - Networking, Instrumentation, and Measurements , published by Springer in 2006, as well as of the two other books stemming from the INGRID Workshop Series. He has authored or co-authored numerous papers, appearing in International Journals and in international conference proceedings, and has been Principal Investigator in a number of projects. He currently participates in the DORII European project. Jan Weglarz, Academician, Professor (Ph.D. 1974, Dr. Habil. 1977), in the yea
- PublisherSpringer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Date of Publication15/12/2011
- GenreTechnology: General & Reference
- Place of PublicationNew York, NY
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintSpringer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Content Note17 black & white tables, biography
- Weight631 g
- Width156 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine19 mm
- Edited byFranco Davoli,Jan Weglarz,Marcin Lawenda,Norbert Meyer,Roberto Pugliese,Sandro Zappatore
- Format DetailsLaminated cover
- Edition Statement2012
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