My research activity is in the field of "Information Science and Technology," mainly focusing on the following subject areas: ▪▪▪ Computer vision, image and signal processing; ▪▪▪ Machine learning and pattern recognition; ▪▪▪ Active and Assisted Living / Smart Living Technologies with applications especially for hazard detection (e.g., falls in older adults), human activity recognition and behaviour analysis. Sector: Multifunctional sensors and electronics devices.
From 01/05/2007 – present: Researcher at the Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems, National Research Council of Italy, Via Provinciale Lecce Monteroni, Campus Universitario Palazzina A/3, 73100 Lecce (LE). Sector: Multifunctional sensors and electronics devices. From 22/01/2007 – present: Professional engineer. Registration number 2796 in the register of professional engineers of Lecce (Italy). Activities: ▪▪▪ Computer science engineering, Safety engineering; ▪▪▪ Professional requirements for Prevention and Protection Service Manager in Italy (RSPP - Art. 32 D.Lgs. 09/04/2008 n. 81). ▪▪▪ Branches: Civil and Environmental, Industrial and Information.
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