SIEm Member

Ferdinando Nunziata

Unità di ricerca dell'Università di Napoli Parthenope

Biography Info

Ferdinando Nunziata (S03–M’12–SM’14) was born in Italy, in 1982. He received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees (summa cum laude) in telecommunications engineering and the Ph.D. degree (curriculum electromagnetic fields) from the Università degli Studi di Napoli “Parthenope,” Napoli, Italy, in 2003, 2005, and 2008, respectively.
Since 2010, he has been an Assistant Professor in electromagnetic fields with the Università degli Studi di Napoli “Parthenope.” Since 2013, he has been a Guest Professor at Shanghai Ocean University,
Shanghai, China. Since 2018, he has been Associate professor with Università di Napoli Parthenope. His main research interests include applied electromagnetics, including electromagnetic modeling, single- and multipolarization sea surface scattering, radar polarimetry, synthetic aperture radar sea oil slick and metallic target monitoring, spatial resolution enhancement techniques, and Global Navigation Satellite System-Reflectometry (GNSS-R). He is the author/coauthor of more than 45 peer-reviewed journal papers.
Dr. Nunziata received the 2003 IEEE GRS South Italy Chapter Best Re- mote Sensing Thesis Award, the 2009 Sebetia-Ter International Award for his research activities in remote sensing, and the 2012 Latmiral Prize, provided by Italian society of electromagnetics. He was/is in the Organizing Committee of the 2008, 2010, 2012, and 2014 IEEE Graduate of Last Decade (GOLD) Re- mote Sensing Conferences at the European Space Agency, Frascati, Italy, at the Italian Naval Academy, Livorno, Italy, at the National Research Council, Rome, Italy, and in Berlin, Germany, respectively. He is Young Professional (formerly GOLD) representative to the GRSS (Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society) AdCom and to the IEEE Italy Section.