Mechanics of innovative meterials.
Behaviour of masonry strengthened with FRPs under horizontal
Diagnostics and health monitoring of architectural cultural
heritage with sonic and ultrasonic methods.
Analytical, statistical and experimental study on the factors
affecting measuring errors on fibre composites by traditional and
innovative strain sensors.
Analytical and experimental study of r.c structural elements
strengthened with composite materials externally bonded.
Simplified sonic thomography of structural sections.
Analysis of damage and cracking of rock structural elements by
means of microseismic tests.
Reliability of masonry subject to axial and bending loading.
Experimental and theoretical research on the non-linear
behaviour of self bearing provisional precast slabs with truss
Analysis of cracked beams on elastic foundation, under cyclic
Study of the probabilistic aspects of the strength of brittle
Evaluation of fiber optic sensors both in structural monitoring
and in innovative applications, such as internal strain
measurements and detection of strain differences at the interface,
in structures externally reinforced with FRP.
Use of probabilistic methods to improve the evaluation of
synthetic parameters of the in situ strength.
Applications of non destructive methods to the estimate of
properties of concrete on site.
Study of the correlation between elastic modulus and compressive
strength of concrete, with regard to thermal treatments.