Adriano VALENZANO

Email : adriano.valenzano [at] ieiit.cnr.it

Research Interests

Techniques And Tools For The Analysis of Networks And Complex Systems (coordinator)

Industrial Communication Systems (coordinator)

Real-Time And Embedded Systems (coordinator)


Projects

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Phone : +39 011 0905410
Fax : +39 011 0905429
Site :Torino
Position : Director of Research

Curriculum

Education

  • Laurea degree summa cum laude in Electronic Engineering, Politecnico di Torino (1980).

Affiliation

  • National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Research Institute of Electronics, Computer and Telecommunication Engineering (IEIIT), Director of Research (2002-present).

Previous positions

  • National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Research Institute on Information and Telecommunications Engineering (IRITI), Director of Research (2001-2002).
  • National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Research Centre for Digital Signal Processing, Director of Research (1991-2000).
  • National Research Council of Italy (CNR): Research Centre for Digital Signal Processing, Tenured Researcher (1983-1990).
  • Politecnico di Torino, Department of Computer and Systems Engineering, Research Fellow (1980-1982).

Awards

  • ABB Lifetime Contribution to Factory Automation Award for lifetime contribution to the factory and industrial automation field; for meritorious technical contribution and technical leadership (2013).
  • Italian National Association for Automation (ANIPLA) Award for the best paper presented to ANIPLA conferences in the year 2012. Award assigned to the paper "Cyber-security and industrial networks" (2013).
  • Best Paper Award for the paper "On The Accuracy Of The Distributed Clock Mechanism in EtherCAT" presented at the 8th IEEE Int. Workshop on Factory Communication Systems (2010).
  • Best Paper Award for the paper "Performance Analysis of Byteflight Networks" presented at the 5th IEEE Int. Workshop on Factory Communication Systems (2004).

Research Community

  • Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics (2007 – present).
  • Subcommitee chair: IEEE IES Technical Committee on Factory Automation - subcommittee on Security in Industrial Communication and Embedded Systems (2013 - present).
  • Program Committee co-chair of the 1st IEEE Int. Forum on Research and Technologies for Society and Industry (RTSI 2015)
  • General Chairman of the 6th IEEE Int. Workshop on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS 2006).
  • Program Committee member: WCICSS 2016, DCNET 2016, CN 2016, CN 2015, ICS-CSR 2016, ICS-CSR 2015, ICS-CSR 2014, ICS-CSR 2013, ICISSP 2017, ICISSP 2016, ICISSP 2015, IEEE WFCS 2016, WFCS 2015, WFCS 2014, WFCS 2012, WFCS 2010, WFCS 2006, WFCS 2000, WFCS 1997, IEEE ETFA 2014, ETFA 2010, ETFA 2008, ETFA 2007, ETFA 2006, ETFA 2001, ETFA 1999, IFAC SICICA 2003, ICMA 2002, IFIP TC6/WG6.1 FORTE/PSTV 2000, Automation97.
  • Steering Committee member: IEEE WFCS 2017, WFCS 2016, WFCS 2015, WFCS 2014, WFCS 2012, WFCS 2010, WFCS 2008.
  • Advisory Committee member: IEEE ETFA 2010, ETFA 2009, ETFA 2008.
  • Scientific Coordinator of the CNR-IEIIT Project "Industrial Networks" (2016 - present).
  • Scientific Coordinator of the CNR-ICT Department Project "Networks and Protocols for Automation and Process Control" (2005 - 2015).
  • Scientific Coordinator of the CNR-ICT Department Project "Techniques and Tools for the Design of Highly Complex Software-Intensive Systems" (2005 - 2012).
  • National Coordinator of the CNR research project "Techniques and Tools for the Development of Distributed Virtual Shops" (2001 - 2003).

Professional Appointments

  • Senior Member of the IEEE (2009 - present).
  • Member of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society and IEEE Computer Society.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Italian National Association for Automation (ANIPLA) - Piedmont Chapter (1994 - present).
  • Vice-president of ANIPLA - Piedmont Chapter (2007 - present).
  • Honorary Member of the Profibus Network Group - Italy (2008 - 2012).
  • Member of the Main PartnersŐ Board - Affidabilità & Tecnologie, Innovative Technologies and Services for Design, Manufacturing, Testing (2013 - present).
  • Member of the Scientific Council - Affidabilità & Tecnologie, Innovative Technologies and Services for Design, Manufacturing, Testing (2012 - present).