Michele Nitti


Biographical Sketch

Michele Nitti is Assistant Professor at the University of Cagliari, Italy. He received a M.Sc. degree in Telecommunication Engineering with full marks in 2009 and his Ph.D. in Electronic and Computer Engineering in 2014. In 2010 he worked for a year as a researcher at the National Interuniversity Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT) at Cagliari, on the development of models for network connectivity in mobile ad hoc network. In 2013, he has been a visited student at the Department of Management, Technology and Economics at ETH Zurich, Switzerland. His main research interests are on Internet of Things (IoT), particularly on the creation of a network infrastructure to allow the objects to organize themselves according to a social structure.


For my list of publications, please visit my Google scholar profile.

Research Grants and Contracts

  • Doctor Europeaus certification – 2014
  • Visiting PhD student at ETH Zurich – chair of Information Management at Department of Management, Technology and Economics – 01/2013-08-2013
  • Awarded with a scholarship for new graduates by National Interuniversity Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT) to work on multi-home hybrid ad hoc networks at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Cagliari – 04/2010-03/2011
  • Collaborated in several R&D projects:
    • “Gestione Intelligente e sicura di sEnsoristica Distribuita e della sua lnterazione uOmo-macchiNa: possibili scenari futuri” (GIEDION) funded by Akhela S.r.l., 2014;
    • “Sperimentazione di un sistema per l’Interoperabilità europea e nazionale delle soluzioni di fascicolo sanitario elettronico: componenti Patient Summary e ePrescription” (IPSE) funded by Regione Autonoma della Sardegna, 2010;

Research Interests

My research interests fall into the following areas:

Professional Service

Co-founder and CTO of GreenShare S.r.l., spin-off of the University of Cagliari, 2013.

Conference speaker at:

  • “23rd Annual IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications 2012 (PIMRC)”, Sydney, 9-12 September 2012;

  • “7th International ICST Conference on Mobile Multimedia Communications (MOBIMEDIA)”, Cagliari, 5-7 September 2011;

  • “25th Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF)”, London, 16-18 November 2010;