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 Computer Networking Group. His research interests are cellular networks, and specifically resource allocation in 4G and 5G networks. In these fields he has coauthored five patents and thirty papers. He has been involved in EU-funded and industrial research projects.