Enzo Pasquale Scilingo


Enzo Pasquale Scilingo, Ph.D. received the Laurea Degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Pisa, Italy and the Ph.D.degree in Bioengineering from the University of Milan, in 1995 and 1998 respectively. For two years he has been postdoctoral fellow with the Italian National Research Council and for two years post-doctoral fellow at Information Engineering Department of the University of Pisa. He is now full Professor in Electronic and Information Bioengineering at the University of Pisa.


Academic History 

1995: Degree in Electronic Engineering at University of Pisa.
1996-1998:  Scientific leader for the project “Sensorized forceps for laparoscopy” at the National Research Council in collaboration with the Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca “E. Piaggio”, University of Pisa.
1999: PhD in Bioegnineering at the Politecnico of Milano.
1999-2001: Post-doc fellow at the National Research Council.
2001-2003: Post-doc fellowship at the University of Pisa, Department of Engineering of “Information: Electronics, Information, Telecommunications”.
2004-2005: Post-doc fellowship at the Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca “E. Piaggio”, Università di Pisa.
2006-2013: Assistant Professor, Università di Pisa.
2013-2018: Vice Director Centro di Ricerca “E. Piaggio”.
2018-...:Full professor, University of Pisa.


Research and Work Activities

Currently, he is pursuing his research work mainly at the Research Center “E. Piaggio”. He has several teaching activities, he is supervisor of several PhD students and he is leading the laboratory Biolab at the Information Engineering Department. He coordinated a European project EC-FP7-ICT-247777 “PSYCHE-Personalised monitoring SYstems for Care in mental Health”, and he is currently coordinating the European project H2020-PHC-2015-689691 NEVERMIND - NEurobehavioural predictiVE and peRsonalised Modelling of depressIve symptoms duriNg primary somatic Diseases with ICT-enabled self-management procedures and is going to coordinate the proposal H2020-FETPROACT-2018-01- 824153 POTION - Promoting social interaction through emotional body odours.

His main research interests are in wearable monitoring systems, human-computer interfaces, biomedical and biomechanical signal processing, modelling, control and instrumentation. He is author of more than 150 papers on peer-review journals, contributions to international conferences and chapters in international books. He is co-author of three books edited by Springer. He is currently serving as reviewer to many international journals and as member of Program and Scientific Committees of yearly international conferences. He is member of the Editorial Board of the following journals: Journal of Biomedical and Health InformaticsPlos One, Scientific Reports – Nature, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Frontiers in Robotics and AI section Bionics and Biomimetics, Frontiers in Neuroscience section Neural technology, Electronics, Complexity, ETRI Journal.