Sara Rampazzi

Research Investigator · Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Michigan · srampazz at umich.edu

My research areas include embedded hardware security, embedded systems design, modeling, and simulation with applications in Healthcare, Automotive, and the Internet of Things. I investigate security risks to design reliable devices.

Useful links:
Latest updated CV
Women in CSE
University of Michigan CSE division
SPQR Lab

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RELEVANT PUBLICATIONS

The complete list is available in my latest updated CV or Google Scholar

2019
2018
2016
2013


PATENTS

Detection device of molecular compounds based on Surface Plasmon Resonance

Sara Rampazzi, Francesco Leporati, Giovanni Danese, Nelson Nazzicari, Lucia Fornasari, Franco Marabelli, Andrea Valsesia.
European patent #IT2013MI01345 20130806. Priority 2013. Issued 2015.

Invited talks & seminars

Industry Experience

Firmware developer

Client: Blue Danube Inc.
Project: Firmware and software developer for smart antenna based wireless network.

Oct 2016 - Jul 2017

Software engineer consultant

Client: Leonardo S.p.A. - Space division
Project: Embedded software developer for the spacecraft EUCLID Command and Data Handling system and orbit control.

Client: Magneti Marelli (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group)
Project: Model-based design engineer for HMI (Human-Machine Interface) in automotive cluster area.

Feb 2015 - Sept 2016

Research

Principal Researcher
Senior Personnel

Academic Appointments

Research Investigator

University of Michigan, EECS Dept. CSE Division - SPQR Lab
Feb 2018 - Present

Intermittent Lecturer

University of Michigan, EECS Dept. - CSE Division
Jan 2019 - Present

Computer Science Research Affiliate

University of Michigan, EECS Dept. CSE Division - SPQR Lab
Aug 2017 - Jan 2018

Visiting Researcher

Univ. de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Institute for Applied Microelectronics
Spring 2014

Postdoc Fellow

University of Pavia, CS Dept - CCPS Lab
Jan 2014 - Jan 2015

Teaching

Lecturer

Instructor of record
Teaching assistant and tutor

Education

University of Pavia

PhD in Electronics, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation title: Embedded system for Lab-On-Chip biosensors
2014

University of Pavia

MEng in Computer Science Engineering
2010

University of Pavia

BS in Computer Science Engineering
2008

Mentoring & Advising activity

Computer Engineering Undergraduate Advisor

University of Michigan, Advising Office
Jan 2019 - Present

Mentor for the First Generation Engineering Program

University of Michigan, 1st Gen Engin
Nov 2018 - Present

Society of Women Engineers Summer Camp Mentor

University of Michigan, SWE SEE Camp
Summer 2018

IEEE Student Branch Computer Science Area Advisor

University of Pavia, IEEE Pavia Student Branch
2011-2014

Service to profession

Program Committee Member of SafeThings 2019

IEEE Workshop colocated with 2019 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
website
2019

Organization Committee Member of the 2014 SEAA/DSD Euromicro

website
2014

PEER REVIEWER

Publons reference
2016 - present

NSF SaTC grant proposal review panelist

website
2018 - present

Security consultant for Archimedes, Center of Medical Device Security

website
2018 - present