Danilo De Donno

Post-Doctoral Researcher

 

University of Salento

Innovation Engineering Department

Complesso Ecotekne, Via Monteroni

73100, Lecce, Italy

 

Email: danilo.dedonno@unisalento.it

Phone: +39 0832 299044

 

  Education

  Ph.D. in Information Engineering, University of Salento, 2012

  M.Sc. in Telecommunications Engineering, summa cum laude, Politecnico di Milano, 2008

  B. Sc. In Telecommunications Engineering, summa cum laude, Politecnico di Milano, 2005

  

  Research interests

Radio Frequency IDentification (RFID), Sofware-Defined Radio (SDR), Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN), RF Energy harvesting, Graphics Processing  Unit (GPU) computing, Microwave and wireless components.

 

  Publications

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   Google Scholar Citations (last updated February 4, 2015) 

 

  

 

Journals

 

D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “Ultralong-Range RFID-based Wake-Up Radios for Wireless Sensor NetworksIEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 4016—4017, Nov. 2014.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6894560&sortType%3Dasc_p_Sequence%26filter%3DAND%28p_IS_Number%3A6899758%29%26pageNumber%3D2

 

D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “RAMSES: RFID Augmented Module for Smart Environmental SensingIEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 63, no. 7, pp. 1701—1708, July 2014.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6718133&sortType%3Dasc_p_Sequence%26filter%3DAND%28p_IS_Number%3A6826597%29

 

D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “A Battery-Assisted Sensor-Enhanced RFID Tag Enabling Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor NetworksIEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 1048—1055, April 2014.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6676819

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “GPU-based Acceleration of Computational Electromagnetics CodesInternational Journal of Numerical Modeling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields, Wiley-Blackwell, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 309-323, July 2013.

The original paper is available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jnm.1849/abstract

 

D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “An UHF RFID Energy-Harvesting System Enhanced by a DC-DC Charge Pump in Silicon-on-Insulator TechnologyIEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 315-317, June 2013.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6507552

               

D. De Donno, F. Ricciato, and L. Tarricone, “Listening to Tags: Uplink RFID Measurements with an Open-Source Software-Defined Radio ToolIEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 62, no. 1, pp. 109–118, Jan. 2013.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6290389&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6290389

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, and L. Tarricone, “MPIE/MoM Acceleration with a General-Purpose Graphics Processing UnitIEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 60, no. 9, pp. 2693–2701 , Sep. 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6237555&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6237555

 

 D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, L. Tarricone, V. Lakafosis, and M. M. Tentzeris, “Performance Enhancement of the RFID EPC Gen2 Protocol by Exploiting Collision RecoveryProgress in Electromagnetics Research B, vol. 43, pp. 53–72, 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://jpier.org/PIERB/pier.php?paper=12060807

 

L. Catarinucci, S. Tedesco, D. De Donno, and L. Tarricone, “Platform-Robust Passive UHF RFID Tags: A Case-Study in RoboticsProgress in Electromagnetics Research C, vol. 30, pp. 27–39, 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://www.jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=12042002

 

G. Monti, F. Congedo, D. De Donno, and L. Tarricone, “Monopole-based Rectenna for Microwave Energy Harvesting of UHF RFID SystemsProgress in Electromagnetics Research C, vol. 30, pp. 27–39, 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=12061501

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, and L. Tarricone, “Parallel Efficient Method of Moments Exploiting Graphics Processing UnitsMicrowave and Optical Technology Letters, vol. 52, n. 11, pp. 2568–2572, Nov. 2010.

The original paper is available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/mop.25534/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, L. Tarricone, and L. Catarinucci, “Introduction to GPU Computing and CUDA Programming: A Case Study on FDTDIEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine [EM Programmer’s Notebook], vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 116–122, June 2010.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=5586593

 

A. Capone, M. Cesana, D. De Donno, and I. Filippini, “Deploying Multiple Interconnected Gateways in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks: An Optimization ApproachElsevier Computer Communications, vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 1151–1161, June 2010.

The original paper is available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140366410000423

 

  Conferences

 

D. De Donno, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “Enabling Self-Powered Autonomous Wireless Sensors with New-Generation I2C-RFID Chips2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest (MTT), Seattle, WA, June 2013.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6697449&refinements%3D4280497895%26punumber%3D6684335%26sortType%3Dasc_p_Sequence%26filter%3DAND%28p_IS_Number%3A6697324%29

 

D. De Donno, V. Lakafosis, L. Tarricone, and M. M. Tentzeris, “Multipacket-Reception MAC Schemes for the RFID EPC Gen2 Protocol2012 International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), pp. 311–315, Paris, France, Aug. 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6328380&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6328380

 

D. De Donno, V. Lakafosis, L. Tarricone, and M. M. Tentzeris, “Increasing Performance of SDR-based Collision-Free RFID Systems2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 1–4, Montreal, Canada, June 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6259645&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6259645

 

H. Lee, S. Kim, D. De Donno, and M. M. Tentzeris, “A Novel Inkjet-Printed EBG-Backed Flexible RFID for Rugged On-Body and Metal Mounted Applications2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, Student Paper Competition Finalist, pp. 1–4, Montreal, Canada, June 2012.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6259728&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6259728

 

L. Catarinucci, D. De Donno, M. Guadalupi, F. Ricciato, and L. Tarricone, “Performance Analysis of Passive UHF RFID Tags with GNU-Radio2011 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (APSURSI), pp. 541–544, Spokane, WA, USA, July 2011.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5996765&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D5996765

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, and L. Tarricone, “Iterative Solution of Linear Systems in Electromagnetics (and not only): Experiences with CUDAEuro-Par 2010 Parallel Processing Workshops, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), vol. 6586, pp. 329–337, July 2011.

The original paper is available at: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-21878-1_41

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, and L. Tarricone, “Efficient Acceleration of Sparse MPIE/MoM with Graphics Processing Units2011 European Microwave Conference (EuMC), pp. 175–178, Manchester, UK, Oct. 2011.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6101717&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6101717

 

D. De Donno, F. Ricciato, L. Catarinucci, and L. Tarricone, “Design and Applications of a Software-Defined Listener for UHF RFID Systems2011 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest (MTT), pp. 1–4, Baltimore, MD, USA, June 2011.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5972868&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D5972868

 

D. De Donno, A. Esposito, G. Monti, and L. Tarricone, “GPU-based Acceleration of the MPIE/MoM Matrix Calculation for the Analysis of Microstrip Circuits2011 European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), pp. 3921–3924, Rome, Italy, Apr. 2011.

The original paper is available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5782429&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D5782429

 

D. De Donno, F. Ricciato, L. Catarinucci, A. Coluccia, and L. Tarricone, “Challenge: Towards Distributed RFID Sensing with Software-Defined Radio2010 16th ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom), pp. 97–104, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Sep. 2010.

The original paper is available at: http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1860007

 

A. Capone, M. Cesana, D. De Donno, and I. Filippini, “Optimal Placement of Multiple Interconnected Gateways in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor NetworksNETWORKING 2009, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), vol. 5550, pp. 442–455, 2009.

The original paper is available at: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-01399-7_35

 

 

Personal projects

GNUradio-based RFID Gen2 Listener. Source code available at https://www.cgran.org/svn/projects.

RAMSES – RFID-Augmented Module for Smart Environmental Sensing. Info available at https://ramsesrfid.pbworks.com/.