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Antonio Peretto

Full Professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

Academic discipline: ING-IND/08 Fluid Machinery

Curriculum vitae

updated 09/04/2014

Antonio Peretto was born in 1965, he graduated in Nuclear Engineering at Università di Bologna with honours.

Teaching fellow (assistant professor) from 1998, and full professor from 2001. He is now Full professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering (DIEM) – School of Engineering - Università di Bologna.

He hold many courses on thermo-fluid machines with particular emphasis on energy conversion systems and combined heat and power. Since 1998 he teaches “Fluid machines” and “Combined heat and power”.

The main research activities are:

-         Fuel energy systems: advanced gas turbines, off-design operation, ambient influence on performance, alternative fuels

-         Combined heat and power: new technologies and operating strategies, economic aspects and regulations, environmental problems

-         Fuel cells: experimental analysis for stand-alone and/or cogenerative applications

He participates and coordinates many research projects, also experimental, with many national and international companies.

Member of:

-         PhD Board at University of Bologna,

-         America Society of Mechanical Engineer (ASME),

-         Italian association on energy management (AIGE),

-         Italian thermo technical association (ATI),

He has been Chair of ASME Industrial and Cogeneration Committee, Session Organizer, Chair and Reviewer in the Industrial and Cogeneration Committee of the ASME International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI).

Authors of 4 educational books and about 70 scientific papers; three of them awarded as “Best paper” from the IGTI.