Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Research Associate
CNR IEIIT - Wireless Communication Systems Group

c/o Politecnico di Torino, Duca degli Abruzzi, 24
10129 Torino, Italy
carla.chiasserini [at]
Tel: +39 011 0904183

Carla Fabiana Chiasserini received the Laurea Degree (1996) from the University of Florence and the Ph.D. (2000) in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications from Politecnico di Torino. Since 2000, she has been with the Department of Electronics at Politecnico di Torino, where she is currently an Associate Professor.

Before her current appointment, she worked at Politecnico di Torino under a Cselt (now TELECOM ITALIA) grant on wireless ATM networks (1996) and with a short-term position as an Assistant Professor (2000-2002). She has done research work at the Center for Wireless Communications and at the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California at San Diego (1998-2003). Her teaching duties at Politecnico di Torino include graduate-level courses on wireless communications and advanced topics on wireless networks.

She has participated in several National and European projects on wireless network systems, such as the RAMON, VICOM, PATTERN, NEWCOM++, VICSUM, MASP projects, and has been one of the principal investigators for the 2003-2004 contract between ALCATEL and Politecnico di Torino, as well as for the contract between INLAB and Politecnico di Torino.

Her research interests are in the field of wireless communications; she has published more than 170 papers, among which more than 50 in refereed journals, and holds three patents. She has been involved in organizing several international conferences, among which IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE/ACM MobiCom, and ACM MobiHoc, and she was TPC chair of ACM MobiHoc 2009, several editions of ACM/IEEE MSWiM, and IFIP WONS 2006. Currently she serves as an editor for the following international journals in the area of wireless networks: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, AD HOC NETWORKS Journal (Elsevier), Computer Communications (Elsevier) and IEEE Communications Letters. She is a Senior Member of IEEE. Her h-index is 28.