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Andrea Ferrero

Andrea Ferrero, Italian physics professor. Achievements include patents for active load loop; design of active load pull system; invention of ultra low loss directional couplers; invention of microwave multiport Visiting Nurse Association calibration. Recipient Technical award, ARFTG, 2007; fellow International Canada Science, Canada Government, 1995.

Background

  • Ferrero, Andrea was born on November 7, 1962 in Novara, Italy. Son of GianCarlo Ferrero and Franca Costante.

  • Education

    • Laurea, Politecnico di Torino, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Politecnico di Torino, 1991.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Politecnico di Torino, 1991—1997, associate professor, 1997—2006, professor, since 2006. Soldier Italian Air Force, 1981-1982, Novara.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for active load loop. Design of active load pull system. Invention of ultra low loss directional couplers.

      Invention of microwave multiport Visiting Nurse Association calibration.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (chairman tpc-29 2001-2004, MTTS Presentation award 1994).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gliding, seaplanes.

    Connections

    • Married Chiara Soragna, July 31, 1994.
    • father: GianCarlo Ferrero
    • mother: Franca Costante
    • spouse: Chiara Soragna
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    Born November 7, 1962
    (age 55)
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    • 1987
      Politecnico di Torino
    • 1991
      Politecnico di Torino