Professor Aldo Minardo, CTO

Born in Naples in November 18, 1974, Aldo Minardo graduated (summa cum laude) in Electronic Engineering at the University of Naples Federico II, Italy, in March 2000.

In 2000, he worked at the Electronic Engineering group at the University of Naples Federico II.

He received the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering in December 2003. In September 2003 he has been visiting scientist at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (Switzerland). Since November 2015, he is associate professor at the Department of Information Engineering of Second University of Naples. 

His research activity deals with distributed optical fiber sensors and optoelectronic devices.

He serves as a referee for a lot of prestigious scientific journals.

He has published fifty-nine papers in international journals and numerous conference papers.

In 2010 he has been scientific coordinator of the research project “FOSAS”, funded by the European Union under the Seventh framework programme, and focused on the application of optical fiber sensors in structural heath monitoring for aerospace.

In 2014 he has been nominated as MC substitute for the Cost Action TU1402 “Quantifying the value of structural health monitoring”.

Since 2014 it is Editorial member of the international journal “Structural Monitoring and Maintenance”, published by Techno Press, and “Journal of Sensors” published by Hindawi. 

Since 2014 he is member of the Technical Committee of the Italian National Conference “Fotonica”.

He is a co-founder, and Technical Director, of OPTOSENSING.