Dr. Giovanna Sissa did her PhD studies at the ISR group and at the University of Milan - Computer Science Department, under the co-supervision of Prof. Lorenz Hilty. She graduated in 2013 on the topic From micro behaviors to macro effects - Agent Based Modeling of environmental awareness spread and its effects on the consumption of a limited resource, supervised by Ernesto Damiani and Lorenz Hilty. Since 2014, Giovanna is a senior research fellow at the Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering and Naval Architecture Department (DITEN) of the University of Genoa.
Research Interest and Activities
- Sustainable energy
- Energy efficiency and user behavioral changes
- Behavioral demand response