Master of Science, University Milan, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Milan, 1990. Postgraduate, National Institute Geophysics, Rome, 1992.
Professional consultant, Electroconsult, Milan, 1986;
professional consultant, SGAI, Forli, Italy, 1987;
research fellowship, National Institute of Geophysics, Rome, 1991-1992;
associate researcher, U. Milan, 1993-1996;
full researcher, U. Milan, since 1996.
Town councillor Lesa, Italy, since 1995. Fellow Institute for Alpine Geodynamics. Member American Geophysical Union, National Group for Volcanology, Italian Geological Society (Mario Oxilia award 1987-1988).
Married Stefania Leopaldi, 2018. Children: Riccardo, Isabella.