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Marco Viceconti

Professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

Academic discipline: ING-IND/34 Industrial Bioengineering

Curriculum vitae

  • Education: PhD in Engineering from the University of Firenze
  • Research interests: In Silico Medicine, Computational Biomechanics. Primary focus on the musculoskeletal system.
  • Awards, Honours, memberships:
    • Recipient of the Research Fellowship "Ing. Aldo Villa".
    • President and Secretary General, European Society of Biomechanics.
    • President, European Alliance for Medical and Biological Engineering and Science.
    • President and Executive Director, VPH Institute for Biomedical Integrative Research.
    • Served in the editorial boards of Journal of Biomechanics, Medical Engineering and Physics, Clinical Biomechanics, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, Frontiers in Systems Physiology, IMEchE Journal of Engineering in Medicine.
    • Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering, of the Institution of Mechanical Engineering, and of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine
  • Scientific production:
    • PubMed: 248 papers in international peer-reviewed journals.
    • Scopus: 335 articles, 7772 citations, H-index = 45.
    • single author book: “Multiscale modelling of the skeleton”, Cambridge University Press (ISBN-13: 9780521769501)
  • Academic activity:
    • Co-supervised over 120 MS theses and 14 PhD theses, mostly in engineering.
    • External Examiner for PhD Theses for Trinity College Dublin, University of Auckland, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, University of Rennes, University of Melbourne, ETH Zurich, Eindhoven University of Technology, University of Auckland, Imperial College, University of Edinburgh.
  • Reviewer activity:
    • Grant agencies: European Commission, United Kingdom Arthritis and Rheumatoid Council, Italian Ministry for Scientific and Technological Research, Irish IRCSET, Belgium Research Council, Netherlands NOHRD, ETH Zurich RAC, Canadian BIRS, Netherlands STW, Israel Science Foundation, KU Leuven START I, French NRA, EPSRC, MRC.
    • Journals: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Artificial Organs, BioMedical Engineering OnLine, Physica Medica, Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, Computer Methods and Programs in biomedicine, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, International Journal of Advances in Engineering Software, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Journal of Orthopaedic Research, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Journal of Theoretical Biology.