Professor of Mechanical and Thermal Measurements since 2002- at Politecnico di Milano
Visiting researcher at Danish Maritime Institute (now Force Technology) 1992-1993 and University of Miami 2019-2020.
Research and Publications: About 250 papers in the following topics: fluid structure interaction, vehicle sub-structure interaction, cable vibrations, electro-mechanical interaction, measurements through image processing, new measurement techniques, fiber optic sensing and MEMS, acoustics, structural health monitoring, safety and security, crime fighting, renewable energy, protection of cultural heritage, measurements for human health, human structure interaction.
Main Info: Member of the Board of Directors of Politecnico di Milano (2004-2010) - associate editor of “Experimental Techniques” and “Sensors”.
Holder of 7 patents: 6 international, all of them licensed.
Principal investigator of many international projects, mainly on Structural Health Monitoring of civil infrastructures.