Laurea in Physics (Magna cum Laude), Pisa University, July 2001. Title: Aspects of Grand Unified Theories with Extradimensions. Advisor: Riccardo Rattazzi.
Ph.D. in Physics, Milano-Bicocca University, December 2004. Title: To AdS and back again. Advisors: Riccardo Rattazzi and Alberto Zaffaroni.
Oct. 2004- Sep. 2005 Postdoctoral Fellow, Heidelberg University, Germany;
Oct. 2005- Sep.2007 Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University, MA USA;
Oct. 2007- Oct. 2009 Postdoctoral Fellow, Scuola Normale Superiore;
Nov. 2009- Dec. 2010 Postdoctoral Fellow, SISSA, Trieste, Italy;
Dec. 2010- present Assistant professor, Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy.
My research activity focuses on theoretical high energy physics, in particular on quantum field theory, physics beyond the Standard Model, gravity and cosmology.