Gabriella Pusceddu graduated in Physics at the University of Cagliari. Since 2000 she works as researcher at CRS4. Currently, she is working in the Environmental Sciences program since January 2006. Her interests are related to the application of numerical models and other computational tools to analize meteo and climatological data, the application of limited area models for the prediction of extreme events, the implementation of ensemble prediction systems, the Regional Climat Models downscaling. In recent years, she has developed competences in high performance computing and GRID computing.