Luca Rose received the B.E. degree in telecommunications engineering from the University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy, in July 2003 with thesis on videoconference systems. In April 2009 he received his cum-laude M.E. degree from the same university, developing the software radio implementation of the demodulation system of a DVB-T receiver. Since 2009 he is attending his PhD studies on distributed algorithms for cognitive radio networks in Supélec. He is also currently working within the SDR4ALL project developing the FPGA code for the new software defined radio peripheral.