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.
Ferrero, Andrea was born on November 7, 1962 in Novara, Italy. Son of GianCarlo Ferrero and Franca Costante.
Laurea, Politecnico di Torino, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Politecnico di Torino, 1991.
Assistant professor Politecnico di Torino, 1991—1997, associate professor, 1997—2006, professor, since 2006. Soldier Italian Air Force, 1981-1982, Novara.
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.
Contributor articles to professional journals.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (chairman tpc-29 2001-2004, MTTS Presentation award 1994).