Master degree (cum laude) in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pisa.
PhD in Mechanical Engineering obtained at the PhD School “Leonardo da Vinci” of the University of Pisa.
Production technologist at Continental Automotive Italy (2006).
Post-doc fellow, at the Department of Mechanical Nuclear and Production engineering, concerning the design of flexible and robotized assembly cells (2010-2012).
Fixed-time researcher at the Department of Industrial and Civil Engineering of the University of Pisa.
Currently in charge as fixed-time senior researcher at the Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Parma.
Fellowship in foreign Institutions:
2009 Laser Zentrum Hannover (LZH) - Hannover Germany.
Research activity: UV laser ablation of plastic fiber reinforced composites.
Alphanov (Centre Technologique Optique et Lasers) – Bordeaux France.
Research activity: Microdrilling of stainless steels with fs-pulsed lasers
CELIA (Centre Lasers Intenses et Applications, CNRS-Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique): Laser microdrilling of stainless steels for the production of fuel injector nozzle
Technische Universität Braunschweig.
The drilling process of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics: a comparison between conventional technologies and laser-based processes"
2013/2014 in charge for “Manufacturing Processes” belonging to the Bachelor course in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Parma.
2012/2013 in charge for “Innovative Production Processes” belonging to the Master course in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pisa.
Implementation of laser technologies for the development of modern manufacturing processes.
Monitoring and modelling of conventional and innovative machining processes.
Reinforced Plastics processing and cutting.