Reviewer for several international magazines
Master degree in mechanical engineering at Padova University in 1994, then Doctor phd in Machine design and Construction, he began his professional activity at Enginsoft with a special interest in finite elements, structural design foundry processes, numerical simulation and optimisation programme ModeFRONTIER.
After a second experience in still construction design, he started his university career in 2002 in the field of Machine Design and Construction. Since 2011 he works as Associated Professor in the same field.
He has published more than 200 scientific papers; his actual fields of interest are fatigue on welded structure, fatigue and dynamic loads of mechanical structures. Expert in international groups dedicated to welding and reviewer for several international magazines, since 2013 he is vice-president of the Mechanical Engineering course at Padova University.