Francesca Mura is a researcher in the Natural Interaction and Knowledge Management Technologies group at the Center for Advanced Studies, Research, and Development in Sardinia (CRS4). She holds a Laurea degree (2001) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cagliari. In the past she has participated as a key developer in research projects that have led to the development of state-of-the-art tools for fluid-dynamics and structural analyses. She has worked in different fields: from beam dump system to mainsail tornado up to thermodynamic solar energy system and computational pipeline development in sequencing data. She has co-authored papers in refereed journals as Nautica and worked in CERN in the LHC research project.