Francesco Zanichelli


Francesco Zanichelli, Associate Professor
email: francesco.zanichelli[at]

mailing address: 
Dip. di Ingegneria e Architettura
Parco Area delle Scienze, 181A
43124 Parma

Francesco Zanichelli received a Laurea Degree in Electronics Engineering in 1987 from the University of Bologna. In 1988/89 he was recipient of a fellowship from I.B.M. on design and development of a control architecture for the robotic dextrous hand of University of Bologna. During 1990-1993 he attended the Information Technology Ph.D. program of DII-University of Parma finally obtaining his Ph.D. in 1994. Francesco Zanichelli is currently an associate professor at the Dipartimento di Ingegneria e Architettura of the Università degli Studi di Parma. Francesco Zanichelli's research interests were initially focused on robotics and Artificial Intelligence, programming languages/environments and parallel architectures. More recently, main interests are related to distributed and peer-to-peer architectures as well as multimedia systems.



In 2017/2018, Francesco Zanichelli is teaching:

  • Information Systems (Sistemi Informativi - Master degree in Information Engineering)
  • Operating Systems (Sistemi Operativi - First level degree in Information, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering)