Massimo Pisu, Senior Researcher, is responsible of the Modeling, Simulation and Data Analysis Program of Biosciences sector. He got cum Laude his Master Degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Cagliari (1990) and his PhD, also in Chemical Engineering, at the University of Bologna (1994). Fields of expertise are in mathematical modeling and simulation of chemical and biochemical reactions, combustion chemistry, self-propagating high-temperature synthesis, bioengineering and biotechnology. He has been involved in several projects sponsored by European Community, MIUR, Sardinian Regional Authorities, and by national and international industries. He is reviewer of several international journals in the field of chemical engineering, biotechnology and bioengineering. He is coauthor of 3 patents and of about 110 papers published in international journals and proceedings of international conferences.