Graduated in telecommunication engineering from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy, Stefano Ruffini joined Ericsson in 1993.
He is one of the Ericsson experts working on the mobile backhaul aspects and is involved in the definition of the equipment and network synchronization solutions.
He has been working on synchronization aspects for almost 20 years. He is currently actively contributing to ITU-T SG15 Q13 (serving as an associate rapporteur and editor) and to other relevant synchronization standardization bodies and forums. Has published several international journal papers and delivered presentations at various conferences.
Stefano is also a member of the ITSF (International Telecom Sync Forum) and WSTS (Workshop on Synchronization in Telecommunication Systems) steering groups.