2017: PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Italian (Dottore di Ricerca) and German (Doktor Ingenieur) Ph.D. titles.
2011-2014: PhD Fellowship, International Doctorate in Civil and Environamntal Engineering, XXVII cycle (University of Florence, in consortium with TU Braunschweig).
2008: Master Degree in Environmental Sciences - Ma.Sc. (University of Pisa)
Wave Energy Conversion technologies, Experimental tests.
Oscillating Water Column Devices Integrated in Multipurpose Very Large Floating Structures.