Since July 2021 Research assistant (senior Postdoc), research team “Hybrid Composite Materials” at MRM (Institute of Materials Resource Management)
July 2018 – June 2021 Research assistant (senior Postdoc) at IMWS (Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures) TU Wien - Vienna University of Technology.
April 2016 – June 2018 Principal investigator - project e2–WoodS (Lise Meitner program – FWF) at IMWS (Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures) TU Wien
- Vienna University of Technology.
Jan 2014 – Dec 2015 Post-doctoral fellow (junior Postdoc) at DICAr (Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Architettura) Università
degli studi di Pavia.
November 2013 Phd degree in MATHEMATICS & STATISTIC Thesis title: Beams models, variational derivation, analytical and numerical solutions at Università degli studi di Pavia
May 2008 Superior Graduate School Diploma at IUSS (Istituto Universitario di Studi Superiori) di Pavia
April 2008 Master degree in CIVIL ENGINEERING at Università degli studi di Pavia
Main research topics
Structural Design: wood, steel, and reinforced concrete structures.
Mechanics of Structures: analytical modeling of non-homogeneous, non-prismatic, and anisotropic beams and plates.
Computational Mechanics: finite element method, mixed and hybrid finite elements, isogeometric analysis, isogeometric collocation.
Bio-mechanics: analysis and simulation of animal tissue and organs.
Mechanics of Materials: material characterization and testing.