Degree in Chemistry, University Milan, Italy, 1972.
Since 2000, full professor at the University of Milano-Bicocca
Grantee University Milan, 1974-1980, researcher, 1981-1991, associate professor chemistry, since 1992; full professor since 2000. Consultant Foreign Ministry, Rome, 1983-1994.
Member of Italian Chemometric Society, Italian Chemical Society, Imternational Academy of Mathematical Chemistry
Married Marilena Riesi, April 15, 1973. Children: Alessia, Edoardo.