• Design and dimensioning of satellite systems for broadband multimedia services both fixed and mobile;
  • Satellite-terrestrial integrated networks;
  • Network protocols, resource management, heterogeneous network and 5G development with particular regard to satellite systems;
  • Performance evaluation of real systems and applications through real time emulation;
  • Wireless networks and use of crowdsensing technologies;
  • Study of the propagation of centimetre and millimetre waves through the troposphere, study of atmospheric impairments at Ka and Q bands, verifying the effectiveness of advanced propagation impairment mitigation techniques.