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Giorgio Olmi

Associate Professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

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

Short Bio

Associate Professor of “Mechanical Design and Machine Construction” at the University of Bologna since September 2020.

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 150 publications, including over 45 being published in 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

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 via the online dashboard Microsoft Teams. Please, send an-email to

In addition, the Tutor of the Course “Mechanics of Materials and Structures”, Eng. Luca Paiardini, is available to provide further clarifications on exercises and practical applications on Wednesdays since 10 to 12 a.m.. Students are received on appointment via the online dashboard Microsoft Teams. Please, write an e-mail to within every Monday, to arrange the meeting.