Doctor of Philosophy in Informatics, Technology University Delft, The Netherlands, 1998.
Project leader Intecs, Pisa, Italy, 1986—1991. Senior technical staff European Space Agency Research and Technology Center, Noordwijk, Netherlands, 1991—2001. Associate professor University Padua, Padova, Italy, since 2002.
Iitalian representative Iso/iec Jtc1 Sc22 Wg9, since 2001. User journal editor in chief Ada-Europe, since 2002.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.