The eighth edition of the Sirio Spa degree award

Source: Pin – Polo Universitario Città di Prato


Matteo Galanti is the winner of eighth edition of the Sirio Spa degree award. Matteo Galanti holds a Florence University Electronic Engineering degree, obtained cum laude with a paper named “modelization and stabilization of a two-wheel monoaxial vehicle” under the guide of Prof. Michele Basso. This year’s edition witnessed 13 high profile participants presenting excellent papers from various sectors of the electronic and telecommunications engineering. The freshly graduated Galanti was awarded the title of best 2013 engineering student by Florence University’s dean and submitted a high quality project that allowed the panel to declare him the winner of the edition of 2013. The prize was delivered today by Maurizio Fioravanti, President of PIN, SSE’s Eng. Michelangelo Guarducci and professors Fabrizio Argenti and Lorenzo Capineri from Florence University Information Engineering and Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering courses. The prize made its debut in 2006 thanks to a collaboration between SSE and PIN (Prato University Campus) and consists of a 1.500 Euro scholarship financed by SSE and a possible one year work contract for the same company. The purpose is to give value to promising, fresh engineering graduates carrying out researches in sectors of interest for the company.