Professor Montorsi is Associate Professor at the
Politecnico di Torino, Italy, where he also received the Ph.D.
degree in telecommunications from the Dipartimento di
His master thesis concerned the study and design of coding
schemes for HDTV, developed at the RAI Research Center, Turin.
Professor Montorsi has been at the Department of Electrical
Engineering at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA,
and later at Sequoia Communications, CA, USA, working with the
innovative design and implementation of a 3rd generation WCDMA
His interests are in the area of channel coding and wireless
communications, particularly on the analysis and design of
concatenated coding schemes and study of iterative decoding
strategies. He is author of more than one hundred papers published
in international journal and conference proceedings.
Professor Montorsi has been a member of the CEI-Europe faculty
Modulation, Coding, and Iterative Techniques for Optimal Detection
in Wireless Communications