2015-present: Assistant Professor (RTD) of Solid and Structural Mechanics.
2011-2015: Research Fellow, University of Parma
20110-2011: Recipient of an applied research grant, University of Trento
2006-2010: PhD student, University of Trento
Education and training
Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering, final grade 110/110 cum laude (2006), University of Ferrara.
Ph. D. “Structural Engineering: Modeling, preservation and control of materials and structures”, University of Trento. Ph. D. thesis: “Effects of the Laplace Pressure During Sintering of Cylindrical Specimens” (2010, advisor Prof. Luca Deseri).
Participation to the Working Group on JRC scientific and policy report “Guidance for European Structural Design of Glass Components - Support to the implementation, harmonization and further development of the Eurocodes”.
Secretary of the Working Group and editor of two chapters 6 and 8 of document CNR-DT 210/2013, “Guidelines for the Design and Construction of building with Structural Elements of Glass " proposed by the Italian National Research Council (CNR).
Participation in the European Projects of the RFCS "Innovative steel glass composite structures for high-performance building skins". and "Steel-based applications in earthquake- prone areas ".
Author or co-author of 18 papers published on scientific journals, as well as of more than 10 contribution in international conference proceedings.
Analytical modelling of layered and composite elements for structural applications
Variational analysis and analytic methods
Modelling of curved sandwich beams and plates, with particular focus on multi layered structures and instability phenomena
Composite structures with viscoelastic response; time-dependent contact problems and creep buckling phenomena
Cold-bending and cold-lamination-bending of glass; bent-lamination
Post-breakage behavior of laminated glass.
Lunedì h. 14.30-16.30 (preferibilmente previo appuntamento)