Personal Data:

Born in Feltre (Belluno), 30 July 1962
Married, three children

Academic Positions:

2016 -     : Full Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics- Department of Physics and Astronomy - Padua University
2002 - 2015: Associate Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics - Department of Physics and Astronomy - University of Padova
1994 - 2011: Researcher (Ricercatore Universitario) - Department of Physics and Astronomy - University of Padova
1992-1994: Post-doctoral Researcher at the Department of Theoretical Physics of Oxford


Education:

1992: PhD in Physics - Padua University
1987: Master's degree in Physics at the University of Padova(110/110 cum laude)

Managment of Scientific and Educational Activities:

Since 2015: Director Deputy, Department of Physics and Astronomy , University of Padova
Since 2011: Member of the Governing Body of Consorzio Interuniversiario per le Scienze Fisiche della Materia
Since 2015: Member of the Governing Body of Collegio Universitario D.N. Mazza
2013-2016: Chairman of the Scientific Commission (Area 02 Physical Sciences), University of Padova
2013-2016: Member of the Scientific Panel (Commissione Scientifica di Ateneo), University of Padova
2008-2011 : Director of the Padova Unity of CNISM.
2004-2006: Chairman of the "Comitato Ordinatore del Corso di Laurea in Ottica ed Optometria", University of Padova.
2004-2006 : Member of the Board (Consiglio di Presidenza) of the Faculty of Science of Padova University


Prizes:

1992: European Fellowship of the “Science Program” (EU SCIENCE fellowship)