Riccardo Schiavone

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



Research topic

Researching efficient and low-complexity waveforms for machine type communications (mMTC and URLLC)


Research interests

Big Data, Machine Learning, Neural Networks and Data Science
Communication and Computer Networks
Optical and Wireless Digital Transmissions Systems


  • Born in Genoa, Italy, on March 11th, 1996.
  • B.S. and M.S. degrees in telecommunications engineering from Politecnico di Torino (Italy) in 2018 and 2021, the latter in a double degree program with EURECOM (France).
  • Since 2020 with the Department of Electronics and Telecommunications (DET) of Polytechnic University of Turin, investigating low-complexity schemes for short packet transmissions (URLLC and mMTC) for new generation of wireless decoders, in collaboration with the German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • In 2021 and 2022 with DET, involved in the design of low-complexity and high-throughput baseband modulators and demodulators for the development of a "European Radio Module for advancEd Spacecrafts" (ERMES) in collaboration with Argotec and Tekfer companies and promoted by Regione Piemonte.
  • Since 2023 with DET, involved in the study of "Multiple access sequences for satellite constellations without centralised management" (ESA ARTES ITT AO10694), as part of the Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT) and together with Thales Alenia Space


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Awards and Honors

  • Best Paper Award 9th TT&C International Workshop, 28/11/22 - 01/12/22, ESA ESTEC, Noordwijk, Netherlands Awarded by IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS) and the European Space Agency (ESA) Paper titled "Application of List Viterbi Algorithms to Improve the Space Missions using Convolutional Codes" by Riccardo Schiavone, Roberto Garello and Gianluigi Liva (2022)



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