Digital & Microwave Photonics Group

Mirco Scaffardi


Mirco Scaffardi was born in Parma, Italy in 1975. He received the M.S. degree in electronics engineering from University of Parma, Parma, Italy in 2001. In May 2001 he collaborated with CNIT on UE project “Lobster”. In June 2001 he was fellow with CNIT at the National Photonic Networks Laboratory in Pisa. In 2005 he received the Ph.D. degree from the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy. He was Visiting Student at COM-DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark in 2004, and visiting researcher at NICT Tokyo, Japan in 2007 and 2008. In 2009 he was visiting researcher at INRS, Montreal, Canada awarded with a scholarship from state of Quebec. From 2011 he is Lecturer within Ph.D and international master courses of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna. He is currently Senior Researcher with CNIT, Pisa, Italy.
He is co-author of 31 papers on refereed journal, 58 papers on referred conferences, 14 patent proposals and 2 book chapters. His research interests are in the area of all-optical signal processing, of photonic digital processing and ultrafast optical systems.

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