EURECOM student Enrico PIOVANO (framed by Professor David Gesbert) has been selected as one of the winners of the 2014 Roberto Padovani Scholarship for being one of the best performing interns at Qualcomm. This award is given for the first time to a European student, for the category "System".
"Named after Dr. Roberto Padovani, one of the leading innovators of the company, the scholarship, first created in 2008, is awarded each year to about seven Qualcomm Corporate Research and Development interns out of hundreds of interns. The winners receive a cash award of $5,000. In addition, they are eligible to receive a return bonus of $12,000 if they come back to Qualcomm Corporate R&D for a second internship or a full-time position."
Enrico Piovano worked with the Qualcomm Corporate R&D team in Germany. His work focussed on developing a Wireless system modem design.