He received his MSc in communication systems and signal processing from the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, in 2002, and his PhD in electronics from INSA Rennes, France, in 2005.
Prior to joining Telecom Bretagne in 2012, he was working with France Telecom Orange Labs, where he was active in various projects, including UWB propagation channel characterization and modelling, short range wireless system design and development of in-home wireline communications. He led France Telecom standardization activities in the IEEE 802.15.3c, ITU SG15 G.hn and HomePlug TWG groups and participated in the ETSI Specialist Task Force 410 for the experimental assessment of the PLC MIMO transmission channel.
Dr. Pagani received the Grand Prix Général Ferrié in 2013 for his research on transmission over power lines. His current research interests are in the field of radio and wireline transmission, and particularly long-haul radiowave propagation and advanced power line communications.