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Francesco Conti

Senior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Information Engineering "Guglielmo Marconi"

Academic discipline: ING-INF/01 Electronic Engineering

Curriculum vitae

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  • Bachelor (110/110 cum Laude, December 2010) and Master Degree(110/110 cum Laude, December 2012) in Ingegneria Elettronica (Electronic Engineering) at the University of Bologna.
  • PhD in Ingegneria Elettronica (Electronic Engineering) with the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering "Guglielmo Marconi" (DEI), advisor Prof. Luca Benini (June 2016)

Academic career

Starting from June 2020, he is Assistant Professor (RTD-A)  July 2016 he has been a research grant holder at the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering "Guglielmo Marconi" (DEI), University of Bologna. Previously, from July 2016 to June 2020 he has been a research grant holder in the same department, as well as post-doctoral researcher at the Integrated Systems Laboratory (ETH Zurich, Switzerland).

Teaching activity

In the academic years 2017/2018 till 2019/2020 he has been academic tutor for the course on Elettronica T-A given by Prof. Andrea Bartolini for the bachelor degree in Ingegneria Gestionale (Management Engineering). He is also teaching assistance (including lecturing, exercises and thesis tutoring) for the master course on Hardware-Software Design of Embedded Systems given by Prof. Luca Benini.

Scientific activity

He has authored or co-authored more than 25 papers in journals and conferences of international relevance (IEEE TCAS-I, IEEE TCAS-II, DAC, DATE), for which he also acts as reviewer. In 2017, 2018 and 2019 he has been co-chair of the Low-Power Embedded Systems workshop (LP-EMS) co-located with ACM Computing Frontiers. He has been a visiting PhD student at the Robust Systems Group led by Prof. Subhasish Mitra at the Stanford University (USA) between January and April 2015, and at the Digital Systems Group of IIS (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) led by Prof. Luca Benini from July 2015 to July 2016.


  • IEEE TCAS-I Darlington Best Paper Award (2020)
  • Hipeac Technology Transfer Award (2018)
  • Best Paper Award at ESWEEK (2018)
  • Best Paper Award at ASAP (2014)
  • Best Paper Award at Embedded Systems Workshop (2014)

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