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Paolo Franchin

  • PhD,MSc,Laurea
  • Full Professor
  • University of Rome La Sapienza
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Research interests

Performance-based designRisk and Resilience Analysis of Structural and Infrastructural SystemsSeismic Assessment of Existing StructuresSeismic Analysis and Design of BridgesEarthquake Engineering


Born in Rome.

Co-authors (57)

Recent publications

  • Approximate Bayesian network formulation for the rapid loss assessment of real-world infrastructure systems

    • Gehl P
    • Cavalieri F
    • Franchin P
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  • In-plane response of masonry infill walls: Comprehensive experimentally-based equivalent strut model for deterministic and probabilistic analysis

    • Liberatore L
    • Noto F
    • Mollaioli F
    • et al.
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Soil Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering

Editorial Board Member

2017 - Present

Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

Editorial board member

2015 - Present

Progettazione Sismica

Editorial board member

2011 - Present

Professional experience

Full Professor

University of Rome La Sapienza

November 2018 - Present

Engineering consultant


January 1998 - Present

Associate Professor

Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza

September 2015 - November 2018(3 years)

Assistant professor

Sapienza - University of Rome

November 2006 - August 2015(9 years)


Doctoral degree in Structural Engineering

Sapienza - University of Rome

November 1998 - January 2002(3 years)

MSc in Structural Engineering (GPA 3.96)

University of California - Berkeley

August 1999 - May 2000(9 months)

5-year degree (Laurea) in Civil Engineering/Structures, Magna cum laude

Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza

September 1991 - July 1997(6 years)

Baccalauréat in Classical Studies (60/60)

Liceo Classico "Gaetano De Sanctis"

September 1985 - July 1990(5 years)