Massimo Ghioni received the Laurea degree (summa cum laude) in Nuclear Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano in 1987. Since 1990 he has been with the Department of Electronics and Information at the Politecnico di Milano, where he is currently Full Professor of Electronics. In 1992 he was visiting scientist at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY. His current research interests include microelectronic single photon detectors and systems for applications in quantum cryptography, astronomy, molecular biology and biochemistry. He has co-authored over 200 papers in international journals and conferences and holds 7 U.S. patents. In 2004 he co-founded Micro Photon Devices (MPD), a spin-off company of Politecnico di Milano specialized in manufacturing photon counting and timing modules. Massimo Ghioni received the AEI (Italian Association of Electrical and Electronic Engineers) Award in 1996 and the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics Prize Paper in 2004. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.

Full Professor

Phone Number: +39 02 2399 6093
Fax Number: +39 02 2367604
E-Mail: massimo.ghioni@polimi.it
Building: 24 (via Golgi 40) Floor: 1 Room: 101
Research Area: Sensors and instrumentation