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Surname: 
Diraco
Firstname: 
Giovanni
Position: 
Staff
Profile: 
Researcher
Phone: 
0832 422540
Activity: 

My research activity is in the field of "Information Science and Technology," mainly focusing on the following subject areas:
▪▪▪ Computer vision, image and signal processing;
▪▪▪ Machine learning and pattern recognition;
▪▪▪ Active and Assisted Living / Smart Living Technologies with applications especially for hazard detection (e.g., falls in older adults), human activity recognition and behaviour analysis.

Sector: Multifunctional sensors and electronics devices.

Curriculum: 

From 01/05/2007 – present: Researcher at the Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems, National Research Council of Italy, Via Provinciale Lecce Monteroni, Campus Universitario Palazzina A/3, 73100 Lecce (LE).

Sector: Multifunctional sensors and electronics devices.

From 22/01/2007 – present: Professional engineer. Registration number 2796 in the register of professional engineers of Lecce (Italy).

Activities:
▪▪▪ Computer science engineering, Safety engineering;
▪▪▪ Professional requirements for Prevention and Protection Service Manager in Italy (RSPP - Art. 32 D.Lgs. 09/04/2008 n. 81).
▪▪▪ Branches: Civil and Environmental, Industrial and Information.

Info: 
LinkedIn: <https://www.linkedin.com/in/giovanni-diraco-5a280548>; Scholar: <https://scholar.google.it/citations?user=kqoGz0cAAAAJ&hl=it>; Publons: <https://publons.com/author/581894/giovanni-diraco#profile>; Skype: gdiraco
Source: 

Scientific Productions

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

Detecting falls and vital signs via radar sensing

2017 IEEE SENSORS [IEEE], Pages: 1-3

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

Radar-Based Fall Detection Using Deep Machine Learning: System Configuration And Performance

AISEM 2017, Proceedings of [],

A Leone, A Caroppo, G Diraco, G Rescio, P Siciliano

Multi-sensor platform for automatic disorders detection in circadian rhythm

2016 IEEE SENSORS [IEEE], Pages: 1-3

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

A Fall Detector Based On Ultra-Wideband Radar Sensing

Terzo Convegno Nazionale Sensori [], Volume: 3 Issue: 1 Pages: 1-2

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

An innovative vision-based solution for improving energy efficiency in buildings: the Effedil project

I-CiTies 2015 - CINI Annual Workshop on ICT for Smart Cities [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano, Gabriele Rescio

UWB radar-based fall detector: a novelty detection approach

37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society [],

Gabriele Rescio, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano, Giovanni Diraco

Fall risk assessment through wireless electromyography technology

37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

An active-vision monitoring system for thermal comfort optimization and energy savings in ambient assisted living

6° Forum Italiano dell'Ambient Assisted Living [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

A joint use of wearable and time-of-flight sensors for critical events detection for in-home applications

The 3rd World Textiles Conference (SMARTEX) [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

Piattaforma context-aware per la rilevazione non-invasiva della postura nei servizi AAL

ForItAAL Conference [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

A Privacy-Preserving Active Vision-Based Monitoring System For Ambient Assisted Living

BRAID Conference [],

Marco Grassi, Andrea Lombardi, Gabriele Rescio, Piero Malcovati, Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano, Mattia Malfatti, Lorenzo Gonzo

An Indoor 3D ToF Based People Fall-Detector Validated by a Wearable Wireless Accelerometer

Forum Italiano Ambient Assisted Living (ForItAAL) [],

L. Gonzo M. Grassi, A. Lombardi, G. Rescio, P. Malcovati, G. Diraco, A. Leone, P. Siciliano, M. Malfatti

A Wearable Wireless MEMS Accelerometer as Validating Device for 3D Camera Based People Fall Detector within Ambient Assisted Living Application Context

MEMS In Italy Conference (MEMSIT) [],

Giovanni Diraco, Alessandro Leone, Pietro Siciliano

A Range Imaging-Based Fall Detector

Forum Italiano Ambient Assisted Living (ForItAAL) [], Pages: 87-88

Allesandro Leone, Giovanni Diraco, Cosimo Distante, Pietro Siciliano, Mattia Malfatti, L Gonzo, M Grassi, A Lombardi, G Rescio, P Malcovati, V Libal, J Huang, G Potamianos

A multi-sensor approach for people fall detection in home environment

Workshop on Multi-camera and Multi-modal Sensor Fusion Algorithms and Applications-M2SFA2 2008 [],

V. Libal M. Grassi, P. Malcovati, G. Rescio, C. Distante, A. Leone, G. Diraco, P. Siciliano, M. Malfatti, L. Gonzo, G. Potamianos, J. Huang

Sistema Hardware-Software per il Rilevamento Affidabile di Cadute di Persone Anziane in Ambiente Domestico

Atti della riunione [Riunione Annuale del Gruppo Misure Elettriche ed Elettroniche (GMEE)], Issue: 87-88

Andrea Cavallaro, P Hosmer, B Fisher, J Ferryman, AG Burger, WK Krebs, F Brémond, J Orwell, A Colombo, V Leung, SA Velastin, R Vezzani, R Cucchiara, C Distante, G Diraco, A Leone, F Yin, D Makris, S Velastin, C Marchessoux, X Desurmont, S Boughorbel, R Koeleman, W Favoreel, C Machy, E Jaspers, S Blunsden

Security and surveillance: performance evaluation

Queen Mary, University of London [],