February 2020 – in progress

Research Technologist 
National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) – Gran Sasso National Laboratory (LNGS)

Mechanical design of experimental equipment, CAE optimization in structural and fluid dynamics and development of innovative Additive Manufacturing technologies on plastic and metal materials.

July 2018 – February 2020

Diagnostic Engineer
Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) – Gruppo Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane

Planning of track tests, post-processing and data analysis of railways diagnostic trains. Writing of internal technical documentation.

October 2016 – June 2018

Research Fellow – CAD/CAE Engineer
National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) – Department of Roma 1

Member of the ELI-NP Project, work package 11a CAD/3D integration layout.
Design of mechanical parts and structures, perform of thermo-mechanical simulations in ANSYS APDL code, digital mock-up of the LINAC (linear accelerator) modules and components, post-processing and analysis of cloud point data of 3D environments scan with CATIA software.

November 2014 – February 2018

Ph.D. Student – Researcher
Department of Civil, Building and Environmental Engineering – Sapienza, University of Rome

Ph.D. Student in Infrastructure and Transport.
Development of an experimental measurement system for the evaluation of the wheel-rail lateral contact forces that trains apply in curve. Research conducted in collaboration with the Italian Railways Infrastructure Manager (Rete Ferroviaria Italiana – RFI).
Perform of static and transient finite element simulations in ANSYS APDL code of the measurement system, set-up of experimental tests in laboratory and on the railway track (DOE experiments), study and analysis of experimental data, development of a control algorithm in MATLAB code.
Study of the main European regulations of the railway sector and collaboration for proposals of European projects.

June 2014 – November 2014

Quality Jr. Engineer
Renault Italia S.p.A. | Rome, Italy

Internship at Renault Technical Hub, Quality and After Sales Department.
Statistical analysis of reliability of the Renault cars on the Italy country, responsible for periodic reports, assistant for the training of the Renault Italian technical staff.