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Giorgio Olmi

Assistant professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

Academic discipline: ING-IND/14 Mechanical Design and Machine Construction

Short Bio

Assistant Professor of “Mechanical Design and Machine Construction” at the University of Bologna since 2008.

His research interests range from High and Low Cycle Fatigue to Additive Manufacturing (FDM, DMLS), Experimental Solid Mechanics and Mechanical Joints. Most papers have an experimental content and statistical tools are often applied for the processing of the data.

Author of more than 120 publication, of which over 35 are published on International Journals with Peer-Review, index by WOS/SCOPUS. Author of two chapters and of one scientific book (International Editions).

Tutor of the Collegio Superiore of the University of Bologna.

Professor of the Courses of “Mechanics of Materials and Structures” and of “Structural Diagnostics”.

Associate Editor of the peer-reviewed International Journal "Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science".

Holds the responsibility of the Lab of Nondestructive Testing at the DIN Lab in Forlì. Go to the Curriculum vitae


+39 051 20 9 3455
+39 051 20 9 3412

Other contacts

+39 051 20 9 0474
+39 0543 374 427

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale
Viale Risorgimento 2, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

Students are received on appointment at the Professor's office or at the Lab (Laboratorio Meccanica e Aeronautica). Please, send an e-mail to

In addition, the Tutor of the teaching unit "Mechanics of Materials and Structures", Eng. Matteo Comandini, is available to provide further clarifications on exercises. Please, write an e-mail to, to arrange an appointment.