He was born in Pavullo Nel Frignano, Modena (ITALY), in 1984. He received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Università Di Modena e Reggio Emilia, ITALY, in 2009. During his Master degree thesis he studied CMOS Voltage Controlled Oscillators for serial communications applications.
Since 2010 he holds a grant from Studio di Microelettronica (a Joint Research Laboratory between STMicroelectronics and the University of Pavia), regarding the development of serial-interface CMOS transceivers with particular focus on Reconfigurable Voltage Controlled Oscillators.