Modeling of Innovative Materials and Intelligent Composites (MIMIC)

Short description of the research team

Thematic fields of interest/research areas: Structural Modeling, Materials Characterization, Actuator Materials, Smart Composites, Active Structures, Biological Materials, Corrosion.

Manager/head of the team: Raffaella Rizzoni, PhD.

Team members: Alessandra Aprile Ph.D., Andrea Balbo Ph.D., Luciano D'Angelo Ph.D., Annalisa Fortini  Ph.D., Valentina Mazzanti Ph.D., Mattia Merlin Ph.D., Francesco Mollica  Ph.D


Research infrastructures:
  • Corrosion and Metallurgy Study Centre “Aldo Daccò”
  • Lab of Polymeric Materials
  • WISE-CIVIL (Works of Ideas in Structural Engineering-Civil)


Prerequisites of the trainee researcher:

Level of education: “Marie Curie Individual Fellowship” Action requirements

Research experience: n/a

Required working language: English


Contact: Dr. Raffaella Rizzoni ( - ResearchGate


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