Pierluigi Siano (M’09–SM'14) received the M.Sc. degree in electronic engineering and the Ph.D. degree in information and electrical engineering from the University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy, in 2001 and 2006, respectively. He is a Professor and Scientific Director of the Smart Grids and Smart Cities Laboratory with the Department of Management & Innovation Systems, University of Salerno.
HONORS AND AWARDS
In 2019 included among the Highly Cited Researchers list from the ISI Web of Science Group for the Engineering category.
According to a new study by researchers at Stanford University in the US: in the year 2017 he has been ranked 6th among all world scientists when considering his associated scientific fields "Electrical & Electronic Engineering" and "Energy".
As highlighted by the "Essential Science Indicators" of the Web of Science Core Collection of WoS, author of many highly cited papers that have received enough citations to be placed in the top 1% articles of the academic sector of Engineering.
Among Top Italian Scientists of Virtual Italian Academy
The article: P. Siano, D. Sarno Assessing the benefits of residential demand response in a real-time distribution energy market, 2016 Applied Energy, vol. 161, p. 533-551 received from the editors of Applied Energy the Award of Highly Cited and ESI-Hot Paper in the May/June 2017 Clarivate Analytics Citation Report, Web of Science
The article: P. Siano, Demand response and smart grids - A survey, 2014 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 30, pp. 461-478: is the most cited article published since 2012 in the journal articles according to Scopus