Scheda insegnamento


L'insegnamento contribuisce al perseguimento degli Obiettivi di Sviluppo Sostenibile dell'Agenda 2030 dell'ONU.

Istruzione di qualità Imprese innovazione e infrastrutture

Anno Accademico 2020/2021

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

The course is intended to extend knowledge on application fields and needs of evolving communication scenarios, to practice and develop interaction skills with lecturer and team working, to stimulate active learning.


The course is organized as a collection of seminars given by experts in Telecommunications.

This year the seminars will be given by PhD students with the aim to create connections between the Master curriculum and research, with insights on possible opportunities for the preparation of the final project.

The preliminay list of seminars is as follows:

- LoRaWAN networks: introduction, architecture and applications

- Radio sensing, communication, and autonomous navigation of a dynamic network of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)

- THz Communications and Their Application to Industrial Cyber-Physical-Systems

- Software-Defined Networking, Service Function Chaining and the Intent-based Approach

- Standards for Network Function Virtualization and Multi-access Edge Computing

- Energy and Delay Efficient Techniques for Fog and Mobile Edge Computing in B5G Scenarios

- Simulation and optimization of 5G transport networks for ultra-reliable scenarios

- Brain-based communications

- IoT Solutions for Independent Elderly: a Microwave System for Tracking People Occupancy at Home

- Eco-compatible Wireless Sensing solutions

- Design and Control of Advanced Antenna Arrays for Energy-aware Wireless Power Transfer


Papers on the topic of the seminar distributed in advance. Students are required to read the assigned papers before the seminar and prepare questions.

Metodi didattici

Students will be involved in peer interaction with the teachers through questions and discussions in groups.

Team working will take place at the end of the seminar.

Attendance to the seminars is compulsory (see assessment methods for details).

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Evaluation of student's partecipation and ability to interact with experts will take place during the course. Reporting from team working will be also evaluated. Attendance to the seminars is compulsory (at least 6 seminars out of 8).

Strumenti a supporto della didattica

Scientific papers; iol.unibo.it

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Carla Raffaelli