Luca Zanella was born in Padova, Italy in 1994. He received his BSc degree cum laude in Chemical and Materials Engineering at University of Padova in 2016. In the final year of his BSc, he carried out his thesis project in the field of electrochemistry.
In the same year, he started his studies in Chemical Engineering and Processes at the same university. Currently, he is visiting student at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) where he is carrying out his graduation project in the field of process control under the supervision of dr. L. Ozkan and prof. M. van Sint Annaland.