Cristiano Calligaro received the laurea degree in Electronic Engineering and the Ph.D. degree in Electronics and Information Engineering from the University of Pavia (Italy) in 1992 and 1997 respectively. He holds 20 patents mainly in the field of multilevel NVMs and is co-author of more than 50 papers. He has been coordinator of RAMSES and ATENA Projects (Italy-Israel Cooperation Programme), SkyFlash (European FP7 Programme) and EuroSRAM4Space (Eureka Eurostars Programme). He is IEEE Senior Member and Eureka Euripides reviewer.
Umberto Gatti received the Laurea degree (summa cum laude) in Electronic Engineering and the Ph.D. in Electronics and Information Engineering from the University of Pavia, Italy, in 1987 and 1992, respectively. He holds 2 international patents and is co-author of more than 60 papers. He is IEEE Senior Member and serves as reviewer for IEEE magazines and conferences.