received the Dr. Eng. degree (summa cum laude) in telecommunication engineering and the Ph.D. degree in information and electronic engineering from the University of Cassino, Cassino, Italy, in 2004 and 2008, respectively.
He is currently working as a researcher for the DIEI Department of the University of Cassino. His current researches are in the fields of smart antennas and MIMO systems, large array synthesis, compressed sensing, sensor networks, and industrial and medical applications of microwaves.
Dr. Pinchera serves as a referee for many scientific journals, including the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation and IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. He is a member of the Italian Electromagnetic Society (SIEM) and of the National Inter-University Consortium for Telecommunication (CNIT).