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electronics engineer

Francesco Piazza, Swiss electronics engineer. Achievements include design of first complete Group Special Mobile transceiver in Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor; design of lowest power Global Positioning System front-end; patents for low power methods. Recipient Best paper award, Institute of Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers, Tokyo, Japan., 1997. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Piazza, Francesco was born on January 5, 1962 in Olivone, Switzerland. Son of Giovanni Battista Piazza and Ilse Panzeri.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 2000.

Career

Design engineer Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1992—2000. Chief scientist NemeriX SA, Manno, Switzerland, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of first complete Group Special Mobile transceiver in Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor. Design of lowest power Global Positioning System front-end. Patents for low power methods.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Connections

father:
Giovanni Battista Piazza

mother:
Ilse Panzeri