Director of the Corporate Master Course on Steelmaking and Steel Application (Performa Project) for MIP-Politecnico di Milano and the Piombino Steelmaking Plant.
Researcher and University Professor
Professor of the courses
- Metallurgy and Non Metallic Materials
- Plastic Deformation of Metals
- Metallurgical Processes + Laboratory
Coordination of research activity and support to industrial companies in the field thermodynamics and kinetics of steelmaking and metallurgical processes
- welding, solidification and castings of metallic materials
- study of thermomechanical processes for the plastic deformation of the metal alloys
- failure analysis and prevention
Forgiatura Mamè, Forgiatura Monchieri, Lucchini, Riva Acciaio, ILVA, ASO Siderurgica, AST Arvedi, ATA Arvedi, Eureinox, Fiat Iveco, Feralpi Group, Techint-Tenova, Ferriere Nord, Acciaieria Bertoli Safau, Metra, VAI-Siemens, Dillingen Huette, NMKL Group, McKinsey.
Legal Consulting for Studio Barbieri & Biagetti and Partners (www.lawlex.it), for Berenghi and Partners and for Mendolia & Partners
Consultant and member of the technical group for the application of enviromental measures and process improvement for Mr Enrico Bondi and Piero Gnudi at Ilva Taranto.
2002 awarded with Premio Daccò by Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia for the research acitivity performed on the microsegregations of steels.
2004 awarded by Medaglia Felice De Carli by Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia for the research activity focused on the plastic deformation of metals.
2009 awarded with Best European Lecturer Award in Material Science and Engineering by FEMS (Federation of European Materials Society)
2011 Member of the Directive Board of Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia
2012 Chief of the Division of Materials for Mechanical Application in Dipartimento di Meccanica Politecnico di Milano
2012 Chief of Research & Development division at MM Forgings (www.mm-forgings.com)
2013 Member of technical group for the reduction of environmental impact at Ilva – Taranto
2013 Member of the directive board of www.siderweb.com
2014 President of Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia (Italian Association of Metallurgy)
Member of the Editorial Board de La Metallurgia Italiana and of the Revue de Metallurgie
Member of the scientific commitee of international congresses
Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking di Venezia (2004)
Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking di Birmingham (2006)
European Congress on Continuous Casting di Riccione (2008)
Duplex Stainless Steel di Grado (2008)
Hot Forming of Steel di Grado (2009)
Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking di Graz (2012)
International Conference on Ingot Casting, Rolling and Forging di Aachen (2012)
Elected President of Italian Association of Metallurgy (AIM) for 2014-2015