• Born in Napoli, 1970
• Education: Laurea (M.Sc.) in Chemistry, University of Napoli, Italy (1994); Ph. D. in Chemical Science, University of Perugia and Siena, UK (1996-1999).
Work Experience: Postgraduate Fellow, ICQEM-CNR, Pisa (1995); Professor with part-time contract at University of Salerno 1998 (Molecular Spectroscopy) , Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Siena (1998-2001); Researcher at IPCF-CNR Pisa, Italy (2001-2006); Professor with part-time contract at University of Siena 2002-2003 (Physical Chemistry lab), Senior Researcher at IPCF-CNR Pisa, Italy (2007-2010), Senior Researcher at ICCOM-CNR Pisa, Italy (2010-present) .
Awards: Federchimica Prize "Toward an Intelligent Future" (1996); CNR Career Development Award (2005).