Matteo Tonezzer received his PhD degree from the Faculty of Physics at the University of Trento, Italy. In 2011, he won the Young Scientist Award from the European Materials Research Society (EMRS). He worked in research centers in France (ESRF), Brazil (UFMG), Vietnam (HUST), Italy (INFM, CNR) , South Korea (INHA) and USA (GeorgiaTech). He is currently working for IMEM at the Italian National Research Council. His main area of interest concern the sensing properties of nanostructured organic and inorganic materials and the use of machine learning towards smart sensing.