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Vittorio Curri
PSE Workgroup at Telecom Infra Project OOPT


Prof. Curri is a n associate professor at DET of Politecnico di Torino (PoliTo) and he is operating in the field of optical communications since late 90’s. He has done pioneristic works on simulation of fiber propagation resulting in sw commercial tools of Synopsys and has been part of the team developing in partnership with Cisco the mathematical models for physical layer awareness in optical networks: the GN-mdel framework. Since 2014, he is operating in the novel field of physical layer aware networking ( and he is officially representing PoliTo in the consortium TIP promoted by Facebook, giving the scientific steering to the GNPy framework ( He is also working on photonics for power electronics within the power electronic innovation center of PoliTo. Prof. Curri has authored more than 200 scientific papers, including two JLT best paper awards, with a bibliometric record exceeding 5000 citations, according to Google Scholar. Prof. Curri teaches classes of “Digital and Connected World”, “Open and Virtualized Networks” and “Open Optical Networks” at PoliTo.