Laurea in Mathematics, University Modena, Italy, 1973. Master of Science in Mathematics, University Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom, 1977. Temporary contract University Modena, 1975, assistant in algebra, 1980-1981.
Temporary contract University Bologna, Italy, 1975-1980, full professor geometry, since 1983, coordinator research project Geometry of Differential Manifolds, since 1983. Science collaborator University Erlangen-Nurnberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1980. Full professor geometry University Napoli, 1981-1983.
Lecturer differential topology National Institute High Mathematics Bologna, 1981-1982. Visiting professor University Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil, 1984. Lecturer algebraic topology doctoral program in mathematics University Florence, 1985-1986.
Visiting professor University Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.
Served with Italian Army, 1973-1974.
Married Margherita Guglielmino, November 22, 1981. Children: Germano, Magda.