Fabio Rocca, (Dr. Ing. Electronics, 1962) is emeritus Professor of Telecommunications at the Politecnico di Milano. Co-founder of two technological companies: Tele-Rilevamento Europa and Aresys.
Former member (1993÷2019) of the Scientific Advisory Groups of the European Space Agency for the radar satellites ERS, Envisat, Sentinel–1, BIOMASS, and lately of the Advisory Committee for Earth Observations.
Prof. Rocca is Doctor Honoris Causa in Geophysics of the Institut Polytechnique de Lorraine. 2009 EAGE Erasmus award, 2012 ENI Prize for New Frontiers for Hydrocarbons (shared with A. Ferretti, CEO of TRE), 2013 Chinese Government International Scientific Technological Cooperation Award.