He was born in Margarita, Piedment region in 1904. University professor and internationally renowned wood specialist and researcher.
Considered one of the most important authorities in the science of wood. Professor of wood-technology at the University of Florence for over 30 years and advisor to international organizations such as the UNO, ECE and FAO. In 1954 he founded the National Institute of Wood Research (CNR) and has written several essays for important publications.
In 1983 he led a project, in cooperation with Margaritelli, to develop an innovative wood flooring system characterized by a new multilayer technology. The new product was patented under the name “Listone Giordano which gives scientific solutions to the problem of wood deformability due to environmental temperature and humidity variations