Alexandra Beaudouin is part of the Aerospace & Defense Industry Marketing team in MathWorks. Prior to MathWorks, Alexandra led an Embedded Software Department for a specialist supplier in the Aeronautics & Defense Industry; her focus was the development of critical and certified software as part of major Aeronautics and Defense programs. Lastly, Alexandra was an Engineering Manager at Thales focusing on improving the development team based on her certification and system engineering knowledge.
Vincenzo Petrella is an Application Engineer in MathWorks. Vincenzo holds a M.Sc. in Aeronautical Engineering from La Sapienza University of Rome with a major in flight dynamics and helicopter flight mechanics.
Before joined the MathWorks in 2018 he worked, as consultant, for 5 years in Leonardo – Electronic Division. During his time at Leonardo, he was involved in the development of MATLAB/Simulink dynamical models for flight training simulators, increasing his knowledge of Model-Based design and code generation.
Giuseppe Ridinò earned a M.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from the Polytechnic of Turin in 1997, and has studies experiences in the UPC (Barcelona, Spain) and the GhK (Kassel, Germany).
He has worked many years as consultant and software engineer, gaining experiences in a broad range of industries and technological environments, mainly about modelling and simulations using MATLAB and Simulink.
In 2014 he joined MathWorks, and now is Senior Application Engineer with a focus on signal and image processing, communication systems, computer vision, autonomous systems, and C/C++ and HDL code generation.
Rick Gentile focuses on Phased Array, Signal Processing, and Sensor Fusion applications at MathWorks. Prior to joining MathWorks, Rick was a Radar Systems Engineer at MITRE and MIT Lincoln Laboratory, where he worked on the development of radar systems. Rick also was a DSP Applications Engineer at Analog Devices where he led embedded processor and system level architecture definitions for high performance signal processing systems. Rick co-authored the text “Embedded Media Processing”. He received a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northeastern University, where his focus areas of study included Microwave Engineering, Communications and Signal Processing.