Best paper award to Luca Bossi and co-authors

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We proudly announce that  Luca Bossi, Pierluigi Falorni, Gennadiy Pochanin, Timothy Bechtel, Jack Sinton, Fronefield Crawford, Tetiana Ogurtsova, Vadym Ruban, Lorenzo Capineri received the Best Paper Award from the 2020 IEEE INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON METROLOGY FOR INDUSTRY 4.0 & IoT for their paper “DESIGN OF A ROBOTIC PLATFORM FOR LANDMINE DETECTION BASED ON INDUSTRY 4.0 […]

PhDinfo Seminars: Lorenzo Bongini “Sub-Synchronous Torsional Interaction (SSTI) in Oil and Gas Plant”

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My presentation provides theoretical determination and experimental validation of the interaction between Thyristor Variable Frequency Drive (TVFD) and turbine generator units in Oil&Gas plant. The voltage oscillations caused by torsional and speed oscillation of a turbine generator unit become disturbances for the power electronics devices. They react injecting back into the grid current disturbances, that […]

Lapo Miccinesi: reporto from Rome, Porto, Potsdam, Le Hague, Turin,…

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From June to September 2019, I attended four conferences. These conferences were related to microwave/radar applications. I presented  some works related to advanced technique for monitoring infrastructures. In Rome (Piers conference), a paper related to the comparison of the performances between MIMO and Compressive Sensing MIMO was presented. A novel geophone system for a stand-alone […]

Sara Nicoletti at Namur Institute for Complex Systems, University of Namur

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Period abroad at NaXys, Namur Institute for Complex Systems, University of Namur, Sara Nicoletti – June-August 2019 I spent three months of my PhD in Belgium at the University of Namur. I collaborated with Professor Timoteo Carletti, member of the scientific board of NaXys, research institute for Complex Systems ( Professor Carletti is my coauthor […]

Official PhD ceremony, July 2019

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Today we had the official ceremony for the PhD XXXI cycle. We have been really glad to participate to this important event, which took place at the Maggio Musicale Opera theater in Florence. An important day for the university of Florence and for all of our PhD students. In particular for those of […]

Luca Bigazzi at ICAS / Athens

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From June 2nd to June 7th I have been in mission to Athens in Greece at The Fifteenth International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, ICAS 2019. In this conference I presented an article about my research project. In particular in the presentation I showed “DART”, a small UAV prototype able to use the vision […]

First PhD pizza event

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First PhDpizza meeting On Tuesday 18th we had our first official pizza with PhD our students and some colleagues.   I liked the event, the atmosphere was fine and the pizza good. We had also some guests: prof Tamas Terlaky, prof. Benedetta Morini, prof. Stefania Bellavia. Following a suggestion by Irene Paoli (who is now […]