Professor of Data Transmission Theory at
Politecnico di Torino, Italy.
Professor Benedetto has been with Istituto de Elettronica e
Telecomunicazioni, Italy, Universita di Bari, Italy, University of
California, Los Angeles, and as an Erskine Fellow at the University
of Canterbury, New Zealand.
He has co-authored two Italian books in signal theory,
probability and random variables, the books Digital
Transmission Theory (Prentice-Hall, 1987), Optical Fiber
Communications Systems (Artech House, 1996), and
Principles of Digital Transmission with Wireless
Applications, Kluwer-Plenum Publishers, 1999, as well as over
250 papers for leading engineering journals and conferences.
Professor Benedetto is Area Editor for Signal Design, Modulation
and Detection for the IEEE Transactions on Communications. He will
be the President of the IEEE Communications Society starting
January 1st, 2014. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of
the Italian Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research
His current interests are in the field of optical fiber
communications systems, performance evaluation and simulation of
digital communication systems, Trellis coded modulation and
concatenated coding schemes.
He is a Fellow of the IEEE.
Professor Benedetto has been a member of the CEI-Europe faculty
Modulation, Coding, and Iterative Techniques for Optimal Detection
in Wireless Communications