Assistant Professor in Telecommunications at Politecnico di Bari
Department of Electrical and Information Engineering
Telematics Research Group
Address: v. Orabona, 4 - 70125 Bari (Italy)
Tel.: +39 080 5963324
Fax: +39 080 5963410
Giuseppe Piro was born in Matera (MT), Italy, on 25 May 1984. Since November 2015, Giuseppe Piro is an Assistant Professor (i.e., Ricercatore a t.d. – t. pieno, art. 24 c.3-a L.240/10) position in Telecommunication (ING-INF/03) at Politecnico di Bari. In March 2018, he held the habilitation as "Associate Professor" in Telecommunications Engineering, according to the National Scientific Habilitation procedure (ASN 2016-2018). He received a first level degree and a second level degree (both cum laude) in Telecommunications Engineering from "Politecnico di Bari", Italy, in 2006 and 2008, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering from "Politecnico di Bari", Italy, on March 2012. His main research interests include quality of service in wireless networks, network simulation tools, 4G and 5G cellular systems, Information Centric Networking, nano communications, and Internet of Things. He founded both LTE-Sim and NANO-SIM projects and is a developer of Network Simulator 3. His research activity is documented more than 50 peer-reviewed international journals and conference papers, accounting for more than 2000 citations and a H-index of 17 (Scholar Google). He is currently involved in the following EU H2020 projects: FANTASTIC-5G, BONVOYAGE, and symbIoTe. He is also regularly involved as member of the TPC of many prestigious international conferences.Currently, he serves as Associate Editor for Internet Technology Letter, (Wiley) and Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing journal, (Hindawi).