Gesualdo Donnarumma was born in Nola, Italy, in 1982. He received the BSc and MSc in electronic engineering from the University of Naples "Federico II", Italy, in 2004 and 2007, respectively. Afterwards he joined the Technical University of Lodz, where he received his PhD degree in the field of electronics in 2011.
In January 2012, he joined the Advanced Materials and Device Analysis group at the Institute for Microelectronics, Technische Universität Wien, where he is currently employed as a post-doctoral researcher. His scientific interests include modeling and simulation of wide bandgap semiconductor devices.