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     Date Submitted:31-08-2016
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     Current job:Design & Test Engineer
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Business Services, Consulting/Engineering Services
     KeywordsPh.D. Industrial & Production Engineering Specialization on Industrial & Aerospace Measurement, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Composite Material Testing for Terrestrial and Aerospace environment, Design, Prototyping,
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    Mechanical Engineer

     

    Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a graduating thesis on “Development of a Robotics System for the Analysis of Deformations on Artistic Masterpieces, using Laser Triangulation''.

    My principal Interests are Industrial/Aerospace Measurements and Design.

    I have studied at the Pace University (NYC), where I obtained two permanent academic records on computer science, summer courses in 2008 and 2010.

    In my first job opportunity I worked in the Space Solution and Testing Laboratory of Sapienza Univ. of Roma, where I collaborated on the characterization of Kevlar components for Martian environment, and other composite materials.

    At the end of this really important and formative experience I caught the opportunity to spend 9 months at the DSL of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering as Design-and Test Engineer. This choice gave me the opportunity to work in an international contest. The work was focused on the biomimetic robotics research sector with the aid of the Rapid Prototyping technology.

    The PhD field is Industrial Measurements, and the main project is about the Design, Manufacturing and Testing of a Wearable Exoskeleton for children rehabilitation, using rapid prototyping technologies.

    Other projects have for subject the Design and Testing of 3D printed ABS/Carbon Fiber orthosis (Grant of Sapienza University of Roma, Italy), and the Design and rapid prototyping of mobile forensics devices (PACE University, NYC, US).

    To improve my other interest in Quality Supplier and R&D Management, I'm enrolled at the Second Level Master in Open Innovation and Intellectual Property at LUISS Business School of Roma.

    I like to travel and work on an international basis, especially Northern Europe, USA and Australia.

     

    Skills: Industrial/Aerospace Measurements, Mechanical Design, and Biomechanics.

     

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    SASLab (Scientific and Aerospace Solution Laboratory), DIAEE, ‘SAPIENZA’ University of Roma; www.saslab.eu

    Roma (Italy) April/01/2016 to date

    Design & Test Engineer, Post Doctorate Fellowship in Aerospace Engineer:

    Composite Material Testing for Terrestrial and Aerospace environment.

    Design, Prototyping & Testing of ABS Composite Isogrid for aeronautical uses.

    MARLab, Neurorehabilitation Division, Pediatric Hospital Bambino Gesù;

    Roma (Italy) October/01/2014 to October/30/2015

    Stage, scientific cooperation Test Engineer:

    Movement & Gait Analysis on children affected by CP or post-ictus diseases.

    Robotics characterization of a wearable exoskeleton for children’s rehabilitation.

    DSL (Dynamical System Laboratory), Polytechnic Institute of New York University; http://faculty.poly.edu/~mporfiri/index.htm

    New York (NY, US) April/01/2012 to December/31/2012

    Design & Test Engineer:

    Underwater Robotic. Design & Power management of a surface vehicle.

    Brooklyn-Atlantis project. http://brooklynatlantis.poly.edu/aboutus.php

    Biomimetic Studies on fish and robotics cooperation. Experimental testing. Two papers.

    SASLab (Scientific and Aerospace Solution Laboratory), DIAEE, ‘SAPIENZA’ University of Roma; www.saslab.eu

    Roma (Italy) October/01/2011 to March/31/2012

    Test Engineer:

    Finite Element Analysis for Aeronautical use:

    Composite material testing: Mechanical testing on Kevlar ropes for Martian Environment (EXOMars).

    One conference paper.

    Mechanical testing for Medical devices:

    T-tube characterization to investigate the material properties after clinical uses.

    One paper.

     

    EDUCATION:

    LIUSS Business School (Roma), SAA School of Management (Torino), Italy. Master on Open Innovation and Intellectual Property, Second Level – Executive-WeekEnd formula, Nov. 2015 to date.

    Full Sponsored

    Processes and Methods for Promoting Innovation:

    Strategic Management of Innovation, Innovation Networks and Social Capital.

    Industrial Property Law, Collaborative Strategies and Management.

    Vehicle for Financing Innovation and its Intermediaries:

    Industrial Liaison Office, Venture Capital, Business Angels.

    Business Incentives, Guarantee Funds, Italian and European Programs.

    Models for The Economic Evaluation, Protection of Digital Innovation:

    Investment Valuations and Business Plans.

    Intellectual Property and NET Economy, Personal Data Protection

     

    'SAPIENZA' University of Roma, Italy. Doctor of Philosophy on Industrial & Production Engineering.

    DIMA, (Dep. Of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering). Nov. 2012 to May 2016.

    Design & Testing of a Wearable Ankle Knee Exoskeleton:

    3D Prototyping for the wearable components. 3D Scansion & 3D Printing.

    Mechanical Design.

    Test of the transmission system.

    Biomechanical Test on children subjects (IRCCS Bambino Gesù).

    Design & Testing of an ABS Carbon Fiber Orthosis for Robotics Rehabilitation:

    Design of the Composite Sandwich Foot Orthosis with 3D Printed Core.

    Mechanical Characterization of the composite material .

    PACE University computer science project, NYC, NY, US:

    3D Prototyping of a Low Cost Electronic Device for Mobile Forensics

     

    'SAPIENZA' University of Roma, Italy. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering. July 2011. GPA (Italian) 107 on 110. MSc Thesis on applied Industrial Measurement

     

    'SAPIENZA' University of Roma, Italy. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

    Sept. 2008. BSc Thesis on applied Industrial Measurement.

     

    La Sapienza University Relevant Coursework: Biomechanics, Industrial Measurements, Industrial Design, Functional Design, and Dynamics.

     

    'PACE University', NY, US. Permanent Academic Record, Computer Science.

    August 2010. Grade A, “Engineering Design in 3D Worlds”: Elements of 3D design.

     

    'PACE University', NY, US. Permanent Academic Record, Computer Science.

     August 2008. Grade A, “Solving Problems Using LEGO Robotics”: Elements of robotic design and programming.

     

    'Liceo classico M. Buratti', Secondary School focusing on Humanities, VT, IT.

     

     

    IT SKILLS:

    Applications: MatLab, SolidWorks, 3D prototyping, NI LabVIEW (Core 1, 2, 3), FEM Analysis.

    MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel.

     

    COMMUNICATION SKILLS:

    Italian mother tongue.

    English: language skills acquired in the laboratories of New York University and PACE University; various international conferences and seminars, i.e. HFR2014 (PI, IT)

     

    OTHER SKILLS

    Permanent Academic record on Music Theory & Solfeggio, Conservatorio di Musica di Perugia “F.Morlacchi”; Perugia, Italy. 1998.

    Cello Music Course, Viterbo Music School; 1993 to 2004, Viterbo, Italy.

     

    PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION:

    Italian Association of Industrial Engineering. May/2015 to date.

     

     

    HONORS:

    2014 University Grant for Research, ‘Sapienza’ University of Roma, Italy.

    H2CU, Honor Center of Italian Universities:

    2008 Summer Course PACE University, NYC.

    2010 Summer Course PACE University, NYC.

    2012 NYU Polytechnic, NYC, 9th months of sponsored activities.

    2015 PACE University, NYC.

     

     

    PAPER:

    C. Vassalli, A. Delfini, P. Coluzzi, F. Agostinelli, M. Albano, F. Del Sette, F. Volpini, M. Marchetti, D. Capitani. “Mars exploration: thermo-mechanical and chemical Behavior of Kevlar and Nylon for parachute Applications”. Part of Proceedings of 63rd International Astronautical Congress, IAC 2 PP. 1540 - 1548, (2012)

    M. Fusconi, V.R. Lo Vasco, A. Delfini, A. De Virgilio, A. R. Taddei, C. Vassalli, M. Conte, F.Del Sette, A.T.Benincasa, M. De Vincentiis. “Is Montgomery Tracheal Safe-T-Tube Clinical Failure Induced by Biofilm?” Otolaryngology - Head and NeckSurgery 149  (2) PP. 269 - 276, (2013)

    S. Butail, G. Polverino, P. T. Phamduy, F. Del Sette, M. Porfiri. “Fish-robot interactions in a free-swimming environment: Effects of speed and configuration of robots on live fish”. Part of Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9055 Bioinspiration, Biomimetic, and Bio-replication, (2014)

    S.Rossi, F. Patané, F.Del Sette, P. Cappa. “WAKE-up: a Wearable Ankle Knee Exoskeleton”. Part of Proceedings of the 5thIEEE/RAS-EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Bio-mechatronics, E218328-ISSN: 2155-1774, (2014)

    S. Butail, G. Polverino, P.T. Phamduy, F. Del Sette, M. Porfiri.Influence of robotic shoal size, configuration, and activity on zebrafish behavior in a free-swimming environment”. Behavioral Brain Research, (2014)

     


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