Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic Torino, Italy, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Energy and Thermodynamics (honorary), Polytechnic Torino, 1999. Special degree in energy, University Nice, France, 1994.
Fellow Center for Operational Research and Econometrics University Catholique de Louvain-La-Neuve, Wallonie, Belgium, 1992-1993. Teacher department energy Polytechnic Torino, 1996-1999, researcher energy, environment and thermodynamics department energy, since 2000. Consultant field of energy and environment Evaluation Committee for the Winter Olympic Games of Torino 2006, since 2000.
Blood donor Association Volontari Italiani Sangue, Aosta, 1987-2000. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, International Gas Turbine Institute (member cycle innovation committee), Italian Society Energy Economists, International Association for Energy Economics, International Solar Energy Society, Italian Hydrogen Forum.