Deputy Area Head and Senior Researcher in the Future Networks (FUN) area in CREATE-NET and technical leader of the Fixed Network Evolution group. Coordinator of the ACINO H2020 European Project.
Broad technical areas of interest:
– Transport networks
– Network control plane
– Software Defined and Application-Centric Networking
– Network Virtualization
– Optical technologies (spatially/spectrally flexible optical networks)
– IP/Optical Multi-layer resources management
– Network convergence (5G aggregation-core convergence)
– Clean slate network architectures
Specialities: technical strategy proposition and assessment, project management, team development, research and innovation, result-oriented approach.