Vittorio Ferrari is a professor of Electronics at the University of Brescia, Italy, where he is active in scientific research and application-oriented industrial projects on sensors, microsystems, and electronics for measuring instrumentation. His research interests are in piezoelectric transducers, acoustic-wave and resonant sensors, energy harvesting for sensors and microsystems, electromechanical and piezoelectric MEMS, and sensor electronics. He holds a MSc-equivalent in Physics and a PhD in Electronic Instrumentation. In 1994, he was at HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA. In 2013, he has collaborated with CERN, Switzerland, on electronics for particle detectors. In 2017, he has been a visiting professor at the Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble, France. He is IEEE senior member, is affiliated with italian National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) and National Research Council (CNR). Since 1990, he has been involved in national, EU and international academic research projects and training networks and in industrial collaborations, often with coordination roles. He has been project evaluator for national and international organizations, member of the scientific advisory board for one Austrian research institute, member of the program committee and chair in international conferences. He serves in the editorial boards of Sensors, Micro, and Frontiers of Micro- and Nanoelectromechanical Systems. He is author of more than 250 publications, books, chapters, keynote/invited talks, editor of journal special issues, and co-inventor in 6 patents.