Material characterization, mechanical testing, fracture mechanics
Chartered Engineer in Italy
Young Lecturer of FEMS (Federation of Engineering Material Societies) in 2000.
Materials Reliability Division
1998-2010 SCK-CEN, Belgian Nuclear Research Centre, Mol (Belgium) Structural Materials Expertise Group Institute of Nuclear Material Science
1986-1998 CISE Tecnologie Innovative, Milan (Italy) (Research centre) Mechanic of Solids Section Diagnostics and Materials Department
1986 POLITECNICO DI MILANO, Italy Degree in Nuclear Engineering (specialization in Materials' Properties) Graduated with (100/100) cum laude Title of thesis: Configurations of Liquid Meniscii in Microgravitational Environment, in collaboration with the Center for National Research (CNR), Genova (Italy)
1980 LEONE XIII, Milan (Italy) Classical High School Diploma Points (60/60), honours Special praise from the examining commission