RESUME / CV

Experience

DIEEI
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department

(Catania – Italy)

Internship

– Researches on the MPPT algorithms for PV Systems under partial shadow conditions.
– Matlab and Simulink modelization of PV arrays, dc-dc converter and P&O MPPT controller.

ABB
Corporate Research Center

(Krakow – Poland)

Smart Energy for a Better World

The study tour provided insights into the following topics: Advanced numerical simulations, Power Electronics, Transients phenomena, Smart Protection, Advanced diagnostics, Electronics, Ferroresonance phenomena.

ESE
European School of Entrepreneurship

(Catania – Italy)

Project Manager

Organization and coordination of the first edition of “European School of Entrepreneurship”, international event organized in Catania in collaboration with AEGEE-Europe, Youth unEmployment Team and Confindustria Catania – Giovani Imprenditori.

Education

University of Colorado Boulder

Specialization in Power Electronics

Converter Circuits, Advanced Converter Control Tecniques, Magnetics for Power Electronic Converters.

University of Catania

Master Degree in Electrical Engineering

Power Electronics, Electrical Machines and Drives, Electrical Energy Systems, Industrial Automation.

University of Catania

Bachelor Degree in Electronics Engineering

Power Electronics, Analog and Digital Electronics, Robotics and
Intelligent Control, Automation and Control Engineering.

 

Technical Skills

Matlab and Simulink
LTSpice
 OrCAD PSpice
 LabVIEW
  PLC programming languages (IEC 61131 standards: LD, FBD, SFC)
Numerical Simulations: Maxwell 2D, Ansys HFSS
Microcontroller Programming: Atmel Studio (basic) and Arduino IDE.
LaTeX
Microsoft Office Suite (Project, Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, etc)