Dr. Paolo Pagano received his M.S. degree in Physics in 1999 from Trieste University (I). In 2003 he received his Ph.D. degree in High Energy Physics from Trieste University having worked for the COMPASS collaboration at CERN (Geneva, CH). In 2004 he was affiliated at the Institute of Particle Physics – HISKP – at Bonn University (D). In 2006 he received a Master in IT from Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa (I). In the same year he joined the Institute of Communication, Information and Perception Technologies of the Scuola (http://www.santannapisa.it). From 2009 he is with the National Inter-University Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT). From the same year, he is leading the Networks of Embedded Systems area at the CNIT National Laboratory of Photonic Networks and Technologies in Pisa (http://pntlab.cnit.it/).
From 2013 he is the CNIT representative at the Livorno Port Authority and from October 2015 he is the director of the joint (CNIT / Livorno Port Authority) laboratory on advanced sensing and networking in sea ports. His research activities have a specific focus on IoT and Vehicular Networks. He is responsible of public and private research grants in the domain of Intelligent Transport Systems. He is participating (on behalf of CNIT) to the standardization committees in ISO and ETSI. From September 2018 he is member of the Working Group “Smart Roads”, Technical Committee on Autonomous Driving at the World Road Association. He co-authored about 100 peer reviewed papers to international journals and conferences.