Skip to content

Alessandro Ruggiero

  • Prof
  • Professor
  • Universita degli Studi di Salerno
  • 18h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 1010CitationsNumber of citations received by Alessandro's publications. Updated daily.


CURRENT POSITION Associate Professor of Mechanics of Machines University of Salerno, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering (DIIn) since 2005 PREVIOUS POSITIONS Assistant Professor University of Salerno (1999 - 2005) EDUCATION Ph.D course in Tribology University of Pisa Italy, 1997-1999 Laurea cum lode in Mechanical Engineering (5 years course degree) University of Salerno Italy, 1997 CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS Tribology Biotribology, fluid film lubrication, environmental and industrial noise and vibration control, biomechanics: lubrication of human synovial joints, dental tribology, water jet in surgery. Author of more than 100 national and international papers published in International Journals and/or in Proceedings of International Conferences .

Recent publications

  • On the role of engine tribology in the reduction of noise and emissions

    • Ruggiero A
    • Senatore A
  • An analytical study of the fluid film force in finite-length journal bearings. Part I

    • D'Agostino V
    • Guida D
    • Ruggiero A
    • et al.

Professional experience


Universita degli Studi di Salerno

January 1998 - Present

Co-authors (92)