- November 1984 graduated in Geologic Sciences at the University of Torino
- April 1990 PhD in Earth Sciences at the University of Torino
- 1989 researcher at National Research Council (CNR CSGCC now CNR IGG, Torino).
- Structural studies on the sin- to late-metamorphic evolution of metamorphic units of the Northwestern Alps (Cotiann Alps, Ligurian Alps).
- Structural studies on the relation between the late- to post-metamorphic evolution of the internal sector of the Cottian Alps and seismicity.
- Structural studies in the frame of tunneling projects
- Software development for the management of geologic and structural data.
- 2000-2002: Project manager of the project "Late- to post-metamorphic evolution of orogenic belts" (CNR CSGCC, Torino).
- 2002: Member of the organising committee of the 81° Summer Congress of the Italian Geological Society and post-meeting excursion leader.
- 2001-2005: Survey director for the mapping and the structural analysis of the metamorphic units of the 155 "Torino Ovest" sheet of the Geological Map of Italy at the 1:50000 scale (CARG Project);
- 2005: Survey director for the mapping and the structural analysis of the metamorphic units of the n.194 "Acqui Terme" sheet of the Geological Map of Italy at the 1:50000 scale (CARG Project).
- 2011 - current: Head of the unit of Turin
- F. PIANA, S. TALLONE, S. CAVAGNA & A. CONTI (2006). Thrusting and faulting in metamorphic and sedimentary units of Ligurian Alps: an example of integrated field work and geochemical analyses. Int J Earth Sci (Geol Rundsch) (2006) 95: 413–430
- PERRONE G., EVA E., SOLARINO S., CADOPPI P., BALESTRO G., FIORASO G., TALLONE S. (2010). Seismotectonic investigations in the inner Cottian Alps (Italian Western Alps): An integrated approach. Tectonophysics, v. 496, n. 1-4, pp. 1 - 16.
- PERRONE G., CADOPPI P., TALLONE S., BALESTRO G. (2011). Post-collisional tectonics in the Northern Cottian Alps (Italian Western Alps). International Journal of Earth Sciences (Geologische Rundschau). v.100, n. 6, pp. 1349-1373.
- PERRONE G., MORELLI M., PIANA F., FIORASO F., NICOLÒ G., MALLEN L., CADOPPI P., BALESTRO G., TALLONE S. (2013). Current tectonic activity and differential uplift along the Cottian Alps/Po Plain boundary (NW Italy) as derived by PS-InSAR data. Journal of Geodynamics, v. 66, pp. 65 - 78.
- PERRONE G., CADOPPI P. , TALLONE S. (2015). Geometry and impact of transpressional faulting in polyphasic metamorphic orogenic belts: the Viù Deformation Zone (inner Western Alps). International Geology Review. pp. 1-33. DOI: 10.1080/00206814.2015.1033655