He has received the PhD title in Computer Engineering at Sapienza, University of Rome in 2014. His main research topic is simulation on parallel and distributed architectures, a field where he has published more than 50 among books, book chapters, journal articles, and international conference proceedings papers.
In 2015 he has won the Sapienza prize for the best PhD thesis of the year. He has worked as a researched at some national and international research centers, such as CINI, CINFAI and IRIANC.
His additional competences span from compilers to high-performance systems, and the development of distributed/web-based applications. He has actively contributed to the development of open-source applications which are currently used at some research centers in Europe. He is also interested in graphic programming and audio processing.