Dario is a postdoc of metaLAB. He is also affiliated with the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University and Bibliotheca Hertziana in Rome where he is currently working. In 2021 with Metis Presses, he authored Mapping Affinities: Democratizing Data Visualization, a book about charting scientific communities from a design- and data-driven perspective. His research is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, which awarded him two consecutive grants to advance his studies on the mapping of science. He is an alumnus of MIT and EPFL, which awarded him a PhD in Science after attending the doctoral program of Architecture and Sciences of the City.