PhD in Energy Technology in 2010 and MSc in mechanical engineering in 2005, both from Politecnico di Milano. Martina has developed an extensive international experience, starting with one year at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC – Barcelona) as part of the UNITECH program, an International Program for excellent students, at the end of the master’s degree course and continuing with a year, at the end of the PhD, at TU Delft (Process and Energy Department), where she then carried out a post-doc research collaboration (2010-2014). From 2014 to 2021 Martina worked as project manager at LEAP – Laboratorio Energia e Ambiente Piacenza, a consortium participated by Politecnico di Milano, Università Cattolica, public bodies and companies. Both as a researcher at TU Delft and at LEAP, Martina took part in the design, management and implementation phase of several European projects, also in the role of coordinator. She joined the EU CORE team starting in June 2021.