MARCO GHERLONE

Associate Professor

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Phone +39 0110906817 / 6817 (DIMEAS)
Email marco.gherlone@polito.it
Roles Coordinatore di Corso di Dottorato (Graduate School)
Scientific branch ING-IND/04 - COSTRUZIONI E STRUTTURE AEROSPAZIALI
(Area 0009 - Ingegneria industriale e dell'informazione)
Publications PORTO@IRIS - Publications Open Repository TOrino
Curriculum
EDUCATION

• September 1988 – June 1993
Scientific High School Diploma, Liceo Scientifico “F. Vercelli” in Asti

• September 1993 – May 1999
M.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering at Politecnico di Torino
Thesis title: “Analytical and FEM models of sandwich panels”

• November 1999 – October 2002
Ph.D. fellowship in Aerospace Engineering at Politecnico di Torino
Thesis title: “Mechanical behaviour of multilayered structures; analytical and FEM models”

RESEARCH

• May 1999 – September 1999
Research activity for Politecnico di Torino - Aerospace Engineering Department
Contract about “Non-linear modelling and stability analysis of anisotropic flat and curved shells”

• May 2003 – December 2004
Research activity for Politecnico di Torino – Aerospace Engineering Department
Contract about: “Development and application of models and FEM codes for the analysis of advanced fuselage structures”

• January 2005 – September 2014
Assistant Professor in Aircraft Structures at Politecnico di Torino - Aerospace Engineering Department

• July 2007 - August 2007
Visiting researcher at NIA - National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, Virginia (USA)

• Since October 2014
Associate Professor in Aircraft Structures at Politecnico di Torino - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department

RESEARCH INTERESTS

• Equivalent models for honeycomb and corrugated sandwich cores
• Higher-order theories for multilayered composite and sandwich beams and plates
• FEM modelling of composite structures
• Shape sensing and Structural Health Monitoring
• Analysis of damaged composite structures
• Structural optimisation
• Low velocity impacts on composite structures