Luisa Petti

Prof. Luisa Petti
+39 0471 017156

Faculty of Engineering

Dominikanerplatz 3 - piazza Domenicani, 3

Short Biography

Luisa Petti received her M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering from Politecnico di Milano (Italy) in 2011. She obtained her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from ETH Zurich (Switzerland) in 2016 with a thesis entitled “Metal oxide semiconductor thin-film transistors for flexible electronics”, for which she won the ETH medal. After a short post-doc at ETH Zurich, she joined first Cambridge Display Technology Ltd in October 2016 and then FlexEnable Ltd in December 2017 in Cambridge (UK) as a research scientist. Currently she is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Science and Technology, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Italy). In December 2019, Luisa has been awarded the 2019 IEEE EDS Early Career Award as a recognition of her early career technical achievements in the field of flexible electronic devices.

Research Areas

Luisa’s work is focused on the design, fabrication and characterization of flexible, printed, and environmentally-friendly electronic devices. In particular, her research activity at Free University of Bolzano aims at the realization of fully autonomous systems incorporating sensing, energy harvesting, storage, read-out and wireless communication functionality, to be used for IoT, environmental, food science, as well as precision agriculture applications.


Electronics, Diagnosis and Quality Control
42317 · ING-INF/01 · Wood Engineering (L-9) · DE

Sensors and biosensors for food processing
44710 · ING-INF/01 · Master Food Sciences for Innovation and Authenticity (LM-70) · EN

Grundlagen der Elektronik
42406 · ING-INF/01 · Bachelor in Elektrotechnik und Cyber-Physische Systeme · IT

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