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Francesco Tornabene

  • PhD (The Lord of the Shells and Beyond)
  • Assistant Professor
  • University of Salento
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  • 7726CitationsNumber of citations received by Francesco's publications. Updated daily.

About

Francesco Tornabene (nicknamed by his students: "The Lord of The Shells & Beyond") was born in Bologna, January 13, 1978. Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Struct. Mech.) at University of Bologna on 23/07/2003. Title of Thesis: "Dynamic Behavior of Cylindrical Shells: Formulation and Solution". Ph.D. in "Structural Mechanics" at University of Bologna on 31/05/2007. Title of PhD Thesis: "Modeling and Solution of Shell Structures Made of Anisotropic Materials". Assistant Professor at University of Salento.

Editorships

Journal of Composites Science

Editor-In-Chief

2017 - Present

The Open Civil Engineering Journal

Co-Editor

2017 - Present

Recent publications

  • Crack propagation in an orthotropic medium with coupled elastodynamic properties

    • Piva A
    • Viola E
    • Tornabene F
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  • Structural analysis of historical masonry arches

    • Viola E
    • Panzacchi L
    • Tornabene F
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

University of Salento

September 2018 - Present

Full Professor National Habilitation in 08/B2

University of Bologna

April 2018 - Present

Associate National Habilitation in 08/B2 and 09/A1 Areas

University of Bologna

April 2017 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of Bologna

April 2012 - September 2018(6 years)

Education

PhD

Alma Mater Studiorum

December 2004 - May 2007(2 years)

Master Degree

Alma Mater Studiorum

September 1997 - July 2003(6 years)

Co-authors (88)