Alessandra Pascale received the B.Sc. degree (with honors) from Politecnico di Bari in 2006 and the M.Sc. degree (mark 110/110) from Politecnico di Milano in 2009, both in Telecommunication Engineering, and the Ph.D. degree in Information Technology from Politecnico di Milano in 2013. She was also enrolled in the ASP (Alta Scuola Politecnica) program, a school of excellence between Politecnico di Milano and Politecnico di Torino. She was visiting researcher at University of California, Berkeley, in the TOPL group, from February to July 2012. In 2013, she worked for 6 months in the framework of the European research project DIWINE, “Dense cooperative wireless cloud network”.
At the present time she works as Research Scientist at the IBM Smarter Cities Technology Centre in Dublin, Ireland. Her research interests are in the field of signal processing, in particular statistical estimation and prediction of vehicular traffic, distributed/cooperative estimation approaches and urban traffic control systems. Dr. Pascale received two M.Sc. best thesis awards, from IBM in 2009 and from AICA-Confindustria in 2010.