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Massimo Garai

Full Professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

Academic discipline: ING-IND/11 Building Physics and Building Energy Systems

Short Bio

Full Professor at the University of Bologna since 2001. Main research topics: sound propagation, acoustic simulation, noise control, materials and metamaterials, digital signal processing, environmental sustainability, energy in buildings. Authored about 330 papers. Coauthored four specialized books on applied acoustics. Working on several national and international reasearch projects, co-operating with European research centres. President of the "Acoustics and Vibrations" commission of UNI since 2013, convenor of CEN/TC256/SC1/WG40 and CEN/TC226/WG6. Received some "best paper" awards in international congresses and some "outstanding reviewer" awards from Elsevier. Awarded by UNI with the Paolo Scolari Prize 2022. Go to the Curriculum vitae


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

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Office hours

When: First semester: Friday, 15-18 hours - 2nd semester: Monday, 10-13 hours.

Where: DIN - Technical Physics, first floor, School of Engineering and Architecture, Viale Risorgimento 2, Bologna.

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The timetable is subject to change without notice in the event of overlaps with lessons or other institutional commitments.