Dario Petri

Dario Petri is Full Professor of measurement and electronic instrumentation.

He was the Head of the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science from 2010 to 2012. He was a member of the Evaluation group of the University of Trento from 2006 to 2010, of the Committee for Quality Improvement from 2013 to 2014, and of the Committee for Recruitment and Career Advancement of professors and researchers from 2014 to 2015. He coordinated Ph.D., M.Sc. and B.Sc courses at the University of Trento and at the University of Perugia, Italy, were he was from 1992 to 2002.
Dario Petri received the M.Sc. degree (summa cum laude) and the Ph.D. degree in electronics engineering from the University of Padua, Padua, Italy, in 1986 and 1990, respectively.

Dario Petri is a member of the national Group of Expert of Evaluation (GEV) for research in the area of Industrial and Information Engineering. He is also chairing the Italian Association of Electrical and Electronic Measurements (GMEE) from 2013. He chaired the IEEE Italy Section from 2012 to 2014. 

He is the VP for Finance of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society since 2013. He is also a member of the IEEE Smart City Steering Committee and the Leader of the IEEE Smart Cities Initiative in Trento since 2014.

Dario Petri is a Fellow member of the IEEE, a Distinguished Reviewer and a Distinguished Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurements.

Over his research career, Dario Petri has been an author of over 250 papers published in international journals or in proceedings of peer reviewed international conferences.  His research activities cover different fields and are focused on data acquisition systems design and testing, embedded systems, instrumentation for smart energy grids, fundamentals of measurement theory, measurement for quality management, application of digital signal processing to measurement problems, statistical inference methods.

Duties of the Department’s Director

The Director is the representative of the Department, he supervises its activities so that they are carried out correctly and performs the duties as foreseen by the University Statute and the Department’s Regulation.