Giovanni Nardini got his PhD in Information Engineering in 2017 and MSc in Computer Systems Engineering (summa cum laude) at the University of Pisa. He is currently working as a post-doctoral researcher at the same university. He is with the Department of Information Engineering, as a member of the Computer Networking Group. His research interests are cellular networks, and specifically resource allocation in LTE-Advanced networks. In this fields he has coauthored five patents and seventeen papers. He has been involved in EU-funded and industrial research projects.