Luca Mari, whose term of office as Chair of the earliest IEC technical committee (TC 1) has been extended until the end of September 2021, is one of the leading experts in the science of measurement.
Head of research
Since 2006, he is a full professor of measurement science at the University Carlo Cattaneo, LIUC, in the city of Castellanza, near Milano, in Italy. At LIUC, apart from teaching courses on systems theory, statistical data analysis and measurement science, he headed several research programmes and groups, including the PHD programme in “Integrated Business Management ” from 2008 to 2013 and the Lab#ID on RFID (radio-frequency identification) and IoT Systems from 2008 to 2016.
He is the author of 150 papers published in international journals or in proceedings of peer reviewed international conferences, the editor of 10 special issues of scientific journals or books and the author of 7 educational books on information science and technology.
Several roles in the IEC
Apart from his position as Chair of TC 1, he is also the secretary of TC 25. He is equally an IEC expert in Working Group 2 of the Joint Committee for Guides in Metrology (JCGM). In this role, he developed the software for the online browsing of the International Vocabulary of Legal Metrology (VIM).