Map Generator (not released yet): a software written in python for generation of visualization maps of scientiﬁc data in NetCDF format. Developed with OpenGrADS, NetCDF and Matplotlib libraries. in general: conﬁguration, design and development of web portals and services based on Zope/Plone, Joomla and Drupal.Teaching january 2003: social and economic aspect of free software. Target: high school teachers; april 2003: GNU/Linux and embedded and real-time systems. Target: high school students; 2003 - 2004: seminaries on free software. Both on social and technical aspects. Target: high school students; june 2004: seminaries on the danger of software patents; june-december 2006: co-advisor for three thesis on computer engineering concerning clustering and hardware optimization, for using old computers through the Trashware practice - http://trashware.linux.it/ and with free software; march-may 2007: conferences and presentations of previous thesis in various meetings/conferences in Bologna, Italy - http://www.vag61.info; 4-5 may 2007: presentation in Rome of Hackgrid project - http://www.autistici.org/hackgrid/doku.php and of previous thesis 20 may 2007: conference on trashware and presentation of previous thesis at ”First Day of Digital Decreasing” in Sommacampagna, Verona, ItalyResearch Interests Advanced Web Applications, Optimization algorithms, Embedded/Real-Time systems, Trashware, Energetical Saving, Renewable Energies, Artiﬁcial Intelligence, Microkernels, Operating SystemsOther Interests Social: co-founder of no-proﬁt organizations for promoting free software culture (Free as free speech, not free as free beer), Bologna Free Software Forum - http://www.bfsf.it, and for ﬁghting Dig- ital Divide, Ingegneria Senza Frontiere - http://isfbologna.wordpress.com. Ex-Member of an University Fraternity. Other: love for literature, with preferred authors: John Fante, Elio Vittorini, Charles Bukowsky, Raymond Queneau, Douglas Adams, Philiph Dick, Ray Bradbury. Love for music and for art in general. I like painting and playing acoustic/classic guitar.