This is an extract of the most relevant information in my CV.

Main Work Experience

2016-present
Research Scientist
Mind Foundry ltd

2015-present
Junior Research Fellow
Somerville College

2015-2016
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Engineering Department

Summer 2014
Research Intern

2013–2014
Visiting PhD student

2010–2013
Student Support Assistant
Faculty Student Teaching and Computing Support
Electronics and Computer Science–University of Southampton

Summer 2009
System Administration
SalesRiver™

Education and Qualifications

2010–2015
iPhD Complex System Simulation
Institute for Complex Systems Simulation,

2007–2010
BEng Software Engineering (First Class Honours)
School of Electronics and Computer Science,

2002–2007
Liceo Scientifico Guglielmo Oberdan, Trieste, Italy
UK A–Level equivalent
Global final mark: 100/100

2002–2007
Academy of Music Conservatorio G. Tartini, Trieste, Italy
Instrument: Classical Guitar

Technical skills

Languages:
Italian (mother tongue)
English
Spanish

Computer Languages:
Java, Python, C++, Bash, PHP, Javascript, R, Matlab

Driving:
Full clean license

Other:
Graphic design (Gimp, Inkscape)

References

Available upon request.

Interests and Responsibilities

2012–present
CAFOD Educational volunteer, leading activities and workshops in secondary schools.

2012–2014
Vice–chairman of the IEEE Student Branch, Southampton University

2011–present
Lead demonstrator for Python programming course

2009–2010
Vice–President of the KDS Karate club

2008–2013
Music Secretary, Webmaster and Outreach officer of the Catholic Society.

Outreach

I am involved in several outreach activities, mainly related to my PhD project. Here is a list of some of the events I have been involved in.

  • Stand at the Science and Engineering Day, University of Southampton
  • Stand at the Solent Big Bang Fair, Univeristy of Southampton
  • Launch and hands-on activity at the New Forest BioBlitz, June 7-8, 2013
  • Presentation at the Minstead Study Centre for Ringwood Secondary and Burley Primary schools, June 2013
  • Stand at the British Science Festival, Newcastle. September 9-12, 2013
  • Stand at the BBC Summer of Wildlife, Birmingham, September 14, 2013

Conferences, Presentations and Courses Attended

Zilli, D., Rogers, A., and Merrett, G.V. "Smartphone–powered Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Poster, Smarter Science–The Power of the Crowd, Zoological Society of London, UK, November 2012
Zilli, D., Rogers, A., and Merrett, G.V. "Smartphone–powered Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Presentation and Poster, Communicate 2012, Bristol, October 2012
Zilli, D., Rogers, A., and Merrett, G.V. "Smartphone–powered Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Poster, Second Biodiversity Institute Symposium: Biodiversity Technologies, Oxford, September 2012
Zilli, D., Rogers, A., and Merrett, G.V. "Smartphone–powered Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Poster, ORCHID All–Hands Meeting, Oxford, UK, September 2012
Zilli, D., "Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Presentation, ORCHID WA5 Incentive Engineering Workshop, Oxford, UK September 2012
Zilli, D., "Distributed bioacoustics using smartphones", Presentation, Research Exchange Day, Coventry University, Coventry, UK September 2012
Zilli, D., "Citizen Science for Bioacoustic Monitoring", Presentation, 2nd Student Conference on Complexity Science, Gloucestershire, UK 9–12 Aug (2012)
Zilli, D., "Information and Energy Management in WSNs", Presentation, Postgraduate Student Seminar, Electronic and Software Systems (ESS), Southampton University, June 2012
Nottingham ORCHID Masterclass, Nottingham, 05–09/03/2012
Citizen CyberScience Summit 2012 (attendance only), London, 16–18/02/2012
LSCITS workshop (attendance only), 31/10–01/11/2011 London–The Goodenough College
Zilli, D., "Energy management models for wireless sensor networks using weather forecasts", Poster, 1st Student Conference on Complexity Science, Winchester, UK Aug 2011

Publications

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Awards, Fellowships and Grants

2015
Fulford Junior Research Fellowship, Somerville College, Oxford

2015
3-Minute Thesis Competition, University Grand Champion 2015, University of Southampton

2015
Silver Medal for Engineering, Royal Academy of Engineering, SET for Britain competition, House of Commons, UK

2013
Silver Award for Poster presentation at the Postgraduate Research Showcase, 2013

2013
Outstanding Student Paper, International Joint Conference for Artificial Intelligence, 2013

2010
EPSRC Doctoral Training Centre iPhD Research Bursary, 2010–2014

2010
David Barron Award for Final Year Project with 'elegant ideas well implemented', 2010

Professional Membership

Student member (and Vice–Chairman) of the IEEE Student Branch for Southampton University
Student member of the British Computer Society (BCS)