personal data & educational training
work experience
 
 
2010-2012
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  
 
2004-2009
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)  
 
2003-2004
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  
 
2002
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
2008-2012
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  
 
2009-2021
- 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)  
 
2007
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  
 
2007-2008
2001-2002
Scientific cooperation at the Aeronautical Design Department (University of Naples) for research and educational activities  
congresses & publications
2022
 
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”
2021
 
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”
2021
 
IJTS (International Journal of Thermal Sciences)
Title of the article: “Optimal design of an innovative microwave-based fluid heater”
2020
 
ELSEVIER BOOK (Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling)
Title of the chapter: “A predictive oncology framework — modeling tumor proliferation using a FEM platform”
2020
 
ICHMT (International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer)
Title of the article: “Mass transfer modeling of solid tumor growth for therapy evaluation and prognosis”
2019
 
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”
2016
 
JFOE (Journal of Food Engineering)
Title of the article: “Conjugate heat and mass transfer in drying: A modeling review”
2016
 
Periodic magazine "Acquamarina"
Technical article: “The virtual sail boat and the fluid dynamics”
2015
 
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”
2010
 
ICVFM congress (International Congress on Vortex Flow and Vortex Methods)
Title of the article: “Unsteady analysis of the vorton wake – wing interaction”
2010
 
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”
2009
 
EACWE congress (European & African Conferences on Wind Engineering)
Title of the abstract: “Aerodynamic Loads on Flexible Bodies for Sailing Simulation”
2008
 
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”
2008
 
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”
2007
 
AIMETA congress (Italian Association for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics)
Title of the article: “A new modern panel method for unsteady flows”
2007
 
Monthly magazine “Nautica”
Technical article: “Sail aerodynamics: the interference between two boats sailing close-hauled”
2003
 
FIST (Italian Federation of Earth Science)
Title of the abstract: “Numerical Simulations for Base Surges of Astroni Volcano (Phlegrean Field - Italy)”
2003
 
Flucome Congress (Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization)
Paper title: “CFD Analysis for 2D Real Flows”
2003
 
Convention GNV (Volcanology National Group)
Paper title: “Preliminary Results of the Numerical Simulations for Base Surges of Astroni Volcano (Phlegrean Field - Italy)”
Fluere.it     by Paolo Caccavale