Mauro Mongiardo has received the laurea degree (110/110 cum laude) in Electronic Engineering from the University of Rome "La Sapienza'" in 1983. In 1991 he has became associate Professor of Electromagnetic Fields and from 2001 he is full Professor of Electromagnetic Fields at the University of Perugia. He has been elected Fellow of the IEEE for "for contributions to the modal analysis of complex electromagnetic structures" in 2013.
The scientific interests of Mauro Mongiardo have concerned primarily the numerical modeling of electromagnetic wave propagation both in closed and open structures. His research interests have involved CAD and optimization of microwave components and antennas.
Mauro Mongiardo has served in the Technical Program Committee of the IEEE International Microwave Symposium from 1992. From 1994 he is member of the Editorial Board of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON MICROWAVE THEORY AND TECHNIQUES. During the years 2008-2010 he has been associate editor of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON MICROWAVE THEORY AND TECHNIQUES.