Jacopo Ramello received the BSc degree in Biomedical Engineering and is completing his MSc inMechatronic Engineering at Politecnico di Torino.He joined  the Centre for Ocean Energy Research at Maynooth University for his master’s thesis project in collaboration with Marine Offshore Renewable Energy Lab, Politecnico di Torino.His project (in collaboration with the International federation of automatic control) is about building a wave tank for demonstration purposes to show the effect of a controller on a wave energy device.