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 postdoctoral researcher at the same university. He is with the Department of Information Engineering, as a member of the Networking and Cloud Computing Lab. His research interests include resource allocation algorithms for Quality of Service in 4G and 5G networks, multi-access edge computing, simulation and performance evaluation of computer networks. In these fields he has coauthored five patents and more than thirty papers. He has been involved in EU-funded and industrial research projects.