Professor, University of Cagliari/CNIT
Luigi Atzori (PhD, 2000) is professor of Telecommunications at the University of Cagliari, where he leads the activities of the Net4U laboratory (Network for Humans) with around 20 affiliated researchers. Since 2018, he has been the coordinator of the master degree course in Internet Technology Engineering at the University of Cagliari. His research interests fall in the area of Internet of Things (IoT), with particular reference to the design of effective algorithms for the realization of social networks among connected devices to develop the Social IoT paradigm. His works on the IoT and the social IoT have received a great impact with more than 20K citations. His interests also fall in the area of Quality of Experience (QoE), with particular application to the management of services and resources in new generation networks for multimedia communications. Lately, he also applies the study of QoE to IoT services. He serves regularly as referee for several international and national funding programs, in the organizing committee of international conferences, and as associate and guest editor in several international journals (IEEE IoT journal, Ad Hoc Networks, IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, IEEE Communications Magazine, etc.). He is co-founder of two spinoffs in the areas of IoT solutions for people mobility.