Deborah Volpe

Ph.D. candidate in Ingegneria Elettrica, Elettronica E Delle Comunicazioni , 37th cycle (2021-2024)
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications (DET)

Student, Education and International Affairs (STUDI)

Docente esterno e/o collaboratore didattico
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications (DET)



Research topic

Quantum-related approaches for solving optimization problems


Research presentation


Research interests

Micro- and nanotechnologies, devices, systems and applications
Modeling, simulation and CAD
VLSI theory, design and applications


Deborah Volpe received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electronic Engineering – in 2019 and 2021, respectively – from Politecnico di Torino, where she is now pursuing the Ph.D. degree in Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. Her research interests mainly focus on the emulation of quantum computers on classical hardware (FPGA, CPU and GPU) and quantum-compliant approaches for solving QUBO problems.

Awards and Honors

  • Articolo accettato alla conferenza IEEE International Conference on Quantum Software (QSW) 2024. Il framework sviluppato in collaborazione con l'università di Monaco di Baviera è ora disponibile su gitHub (link incluso nell'articolo) e scaricabile con il comando pip (2024)
  • Poster presented as WIP titled "AMARETTO: Enabling Efficient Quantum Algorithm Emulation on Low-Tier FPGAs" at Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2024 Authors: C. Conti, D. Volpe, M. Graziano, M. Zamboni, and G. Turvani (2024)
  • Articolo accettato alla conferenza "International Conference on Optimization, Learning Algorithms and Applications" 2024 (2024)



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