personal data & educational training
work experience
Engineer at REDAM srl (Naples, Avellino– Italy)  
-  Aerodynamic analysis of vertical axis wind turbines and light aircrafts (HPD)  
-  Aerodynamic analysis of a light aircraft (Vulcanair)  
-  Stress analysis with MSC Nastran/Patran of vertical stabilizer (Alenia Aeronautica - Bombardier)  
-  Flight loads for EASA certification of a ultralight aircraft (Tecnam)  
-  Realization and installation of the art work “Rette di luce nell’iperspazio curvilineo” (MAXXI Museum)  
-  Installation of a robot into the anechoic chamber of the Alenia Improvement Laboratories  
Consultant Engineer at ALTRAN/CAPGEMINI Italia spa (Naples, Rome – Italy)  
-  Thermal analysis with FloTherm of radar systems (SELEX-SI - Finmeccanica Group)  
-  Coordination and management of the design of motor systems during the development of new Alfa Romeo vehicles (Elasis - Fiat Group)  
-  Organization and project management of training activities of new military defence projects at MBDA Italia (Finmeccanica Group)  
-  CFD analysis for the environmental comfort at two new railway stations (Tecnosistem)  
Technical Cooperation at Flowlab srl  
-  CFD analysis of pyroclastic flows for the University of Bari  
-  CFD analysis of the efficiency of two hulls for regatta sailboats  
CFD Analyst at Aerosoft spa  
-  Aerodynamic analysis of wing airfoils  
-  Air-conditioning analysis for passenger cabin  
-  Efficiency analysis of aeronautic combustors  
-  Comparison between several simulation models for the prediction of wave resistance of fast boats  
-  Flow analysis in ventilation duct of the driver and passenger compartment  
academic activities
Adjunct Professor at the University of Naples “Federico II”  
2011-2012 Course of Aerodynamics of the Rotating Wing at the Aerospace Engineering Department  
2008-2010 Course of Naval Numerical Architecture at the Naval Engineering Department  
- Supervisor of 7 Master degree thesis in aerospace engineering (University of Naples)  
- Supervisor of 1 Bachelor degree thesis in mechanical engineering (University of Salerno)  
- Second referee of 1 PhD thesis in chemical engineering (University of Turin)  
Organization of the seminar titled “A modern panel method for fluid dynamics analysis: theory and applications of the PaMS code” delivered to University of Naples, Italian Aeronautical Academy, Alenia Aeronautica, Elasis (FIAT group), CIRA (Italian Aerospace Research Centre), MSC Software  
Scientific cooperation at the Aeronautical Design Department (University of Naples) for research and educational activities  
congresses & publications
IJHMT (International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer)
Title of the article: “Analysis of thermally activated fluid-structure interaction for a morphing plate immersed in turbulent flow”
ICHMT (International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer)
Title of the article: “A mass transfer model for computational prediction of proliferation and therapy outcome of non-Hodgkin lymphoma”
IJTS (International Journal of Thermal Sciences)
Title of the article: “Optimal design of an innovative microwave-based fluid heater”
ELSEVIER BOOK (Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling)
Title of the chapter: “A predictive oncology framework — modeling tumor proliferation using a FEM platform”
ICHMT (International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer)
Title of the article: “Mass transfer modeling of solid tumor growth for therapy evaluation and prognosis”
Periodic magazine "A&C Analisi e Calcolo"
Technical article: “La matematica dei fenomeni di trasporto a servizio della cura personalizzata e della realtà aumentata nell'oncologia”
JFOE (Journal of Food Engineering)
Title of the article: “Conjugate heat and mass transfer in drying: A modeling review”
Periodic magazine "Acquamarina"
Technical article: “The virtual sail boat and the fluid dynamics”
IJHMT (International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer)
Title of the articles: “Convective control to microwave exposure of moist substrates. Part I: Model methodology - Part II: Model validation and application”
ICVFM congress (International Congress on Vortex Flow and Vortex Methods)
Title of the article: “Unsteady analysis of the vorton wake – wing interaction”
CEAS-ASC Workshop (Aeroacoustics of high-speed aircraft propellers and open rotors)
Title of the presentation: “Assessment of efficient BEM/FW-H methodologies for the preliminary design of counter rotating open rotors”
EACWE congress (European & African Conferences on Wind Engineering)
Title of the abstract: “Aerodynamic Loads on Flexible Bodies for Sailing Simulation”
ECCOMAS (European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering)
Title of the abstract: “Evolutionary-Based Aero-Structural Optimization of a Joined Wing UAV Using Advanced Potential Methods”
MSC Conference “Virtual Test and Engineering Simulation in Aerospace and Defense”
Title of the presentation: “Advanced Solution for Discipline and Tools Integration in Aircraft Simulation”
AIMETA congress (Italian Association for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics)
Title of the article: “A new modern panel method for unsteady flows”
Monthly magazine “Nautica”
Technical article: “Sail aerodynamics: the interference between two boats sailing close-hauled”
FIST (Italian Federation of Earth Science)
Title of the abstract: “Numerical Simulations for Base Surges of Astroni Volcano (Phlegrean Field - Italy)”
Flucome Congress (Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization)
Paper title: “CFD Analysis for 2D Real Flows”
Convention GNV (Volcanology National Group)
Paper title: “Preliminary Results of the Numerical Simulations for Base Surges of Astroni Volcano (Phlegrean Field - Italy)”     by Paolo Caccavale