Doctor of Physics, University Bologna, Italy, 1973.
Teacher physics Secondary School, Cremona, Italy, 1973-1975. Fellow in astrophysics University Bologna, 1976-1979, researcher, 1980-1989. North Atlantic Treaty Organization fellow National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Socorro, New Mexico, 1990.
Teacher University Bologna, 1991-1995. Associate astronomer National Council of Research, Bologna, since 1995. Science collaborator National Council of Research, Bologna, since 1980.
Married Gabriele Giovannini, September 14, 1975. 1 child, Stefano Giovannini.