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Piero Morelli

Assistant professor

Department of Industrial Engineering

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

Curriculum vitae

NATIONALITY

Italian

BIRTH DATE

31 Dec 1973

 

CURRENT OCCUPATION

Researcher in Machine Design from 1st of May 2007

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Since 25th november 2011

Non Destructive Technique certification, method UT (ultrasound) level II according to UNI EN 473, ISO 9712 (certificate nr. 11VE00886PO1) for the sectors: pre-service and in service testing of equipment, plants and structures

Since 1st of may 2007

Researcher - (type of employment contract: indefinite time)

Research in machine design

University of Bologna – Engineering faculty v.le Risorgimento 2 40136 Bologna (Italy)

Research in public University

From 1st of may 2004 to 1st of may 2007

Researcher - (type of employment contract: 3 years definite time)

Research in machine design

University of Bologna – Engineering faculty v.le Risorgimento 2 40136 Bologna (Italy)

Research in public University

From January to April 2004 

Researcher - (type of employment contract: 4 months stage)

Research on graphite core (of Natural Uranium Graphite Gas nuclear power plants) dismantling techniques, waste disposal and stockage; Design of concrete containers and numerical simulation of radioactivity releases.

Agreement between SO.G.I.N (Società Gestione Impianti Nucleari) v. Torino 6 Roma (Italy) and C.E.A. (Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique) laboratories of Cadarache St. Paul le Durance (France).

Nuclear power plants decommissioning and nuclear waste management

2002 – 2003 

Researcher - (type of employment contract: 2 years research contract)

Experimental research on the fatigue strength of notched Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics components. 

University of Bologna – Engineering faculty v.le Risorgimento 2 40136 Bologna (Italy)

Applied research in mechanical engineering

2000 – 2003 

Professional Engineer - (type of employment: practising the profession of Engineer)

Consultant 

Self profession. Member of the Roll of Engineers in Ravenna (Italy) since 1998.

Reliability and safety of industrial and automotive systems. Bioremediation of polluted soils. CAD programming

 

 

EDUCATION

27th - 29th march 2007

Certificate of participation to the 6th course of “FAILURE ANALYSIS”

Failure Analysis methodologies. Fracture mechanics and fractured surface morphology. Metallography and Scansion of Electrons Microscopy of failed components.

AIM – Italian Association of Metallurgy

Participation certificate

6th october 2006

Certificate of participation to the “Measuring Torque Correctly” course

The course covered the complete topic of torque. Topics ranging from phisical principles selection and installation calibration and dynamics through signal conditioning options.

HBM – Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik

Participation certificate

3th october 2006

Certificate of participation to the “Principle of Strain Gages” course

The course covered the essential basics of measurements using strain gages the wiring of strain gages using the Wheatstone bridge circuit as well as the selection of strain gages adhesives and covering media.

HBM – Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik

Participation certificate

1999 – 2002

Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering

Reliability Availability Maintainability and Safety of repairable non regenerative complex systems. Monte Carlo simulation techniques. RCM (Reliability Centred Maintenance)

DIEM – Department of Mechanical Aeronautic Nuclear constructions and Metallurgy – University of Bologna – Italy

2000

RAMS professional engineer

RAMS (Reliability Availability Maintainability and Safety) calculation and planning techniques. FRACAS (Failure Reporting And Corrective Actions System) approach to the management of failures.

ISD-Italia v. val Seriana 4 Roma - RAMS software reseller and RAMS consulting 

Expertise certificate

9th - 13th july 2001

Certificate of participation to the “Introduction to manufacturing of advanced composite structures” course

Material composition and mechanical characterisation. Design and manufacturing processes of aircraft components with composite materials namely CFRP.

Flight Safety Boeing Training Int.

Instructor: Timothy Harris

Participation certificate

26th - 29th june 2001

Certificate of participation to the “Technical and Architechnical Design of Photovoltaic System” course

Principles of photovoltaic energy production systems. Solar maps and solarity. Dimensioning considerations of photovoltaic installation. 

ISES Italia – section of the International Solar Energy Society

Participation certificate

20th - 22th march 1998

Certificate of participation to the “Labview 5.0 basic course”

Course on graphical programming for instrumentation control data acquisition and elaboration.

NI – National Instruments

Participation certificate

1992 – 1998

Master degree in Nuclear Engineering with full honours

Nuclear physics fission reactors and nuclear facilities design. Nuclear fuel cycle. 

University of Bologna – Italy

1987 – 1992

General Certificate of Education in Science with full remarks

Basic secondary school education 

Liceo Scientifico G.R.C. Lugo di Romagna

 

 

SPOKEN LANGUAGES

mother tongue italian, fluent english and french

 

INFORMATIC SKILLS

OS: Mac Windows Linux DOS; SW: CAD CAE FEM RAMS LaTeX MatLab SciLab LabView Mathematica MS Office package; Programming: C Ansi Fortran 90 Pascal Basic VBA.