Prof. Dr. Patrizia Trovalusci,

Solids and Structural Mechanics,
Department of Structural Engineering and Geotechnics, Sapienza - University of Rome

Coordinator of the Bachelor's Degree Courses in Sciences of Architecture, Architecture and Building Techniques; Restoration and Conservation of Historical Architectures,
Faculty of Architecture, Sapienza - University of Rome -Via Gramsci 53, 00197 Rome (Italy)
Email: patrizia.trovalusci@uniroma1.it
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ASN-2012

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On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics (TAAE'ROMA)

SAPIENZA, University of Rome, June 11-13 2015 ABSTRACTS - VIDEO1-VIDEO2-VIDEO3-VIDEO4-VIDEO5-VIDEO6

History of Mechanics (GAMM-2015) S-24

GAMM 86th Annual Scientific Conference - Lecce, Italy March 23, 2015 – March 27, 2015

Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials (MMCM6 - ICCM2015)"MS-039 TBD

6th International Conference on Computational Methods, Auckland, New Zealand July 14, 2015 – July 17, 2015

Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials (MMCM5-WCCM XI)

11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Barcelona, (Spain) July 2014.

On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics 2 (TAAE2-ICSA2013)

1st International Conference on Structures & Architecture. University of Minho, Guimarães (Portugal), July 2013. VIDEO

Scientific evaluation panels ERC Advanced Grant 6th Call-2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EVENTS (ORGANIZATION-CHAIR)

 

In progress:

History of Mechanics (GAMM-2015) S-24, GAMM 86th Annual Scientific Conference - Lecce, Italy March 23, 27, 2015

Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials (MMCM6-ICCM2015)"MS-039 TBD", 6th International Conference on Computational Methods, Auckland, New Zealand July 14, 2015 – July 17, 2015

2014 - Mini-symposium on Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials (MMCM5) within the 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), the 5th European Conference on Computational Methods (ECCM V) and the 6th European Conference on Computational. Fluid Dynamics (ECFD VI), (MMCM5-WCCM2014), to be held in Barcelona (Spain) on July. With T. Sadowski, B. Schrefler, R. de Borst.

 

2013 - Mini-ymposium On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics 2, within the 2st International Conference on Structures & Architecture (TAAE2-ICSA2013). University of Minho, Guimarães (Portugal), July 2013. With: M.Chiorino. VIDEO

 

2012 - Symposium on Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials, within the European Congress on Computional Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (MMCM4-ECCOMAS2012), Wien, September. With T. Sadowski, B. Schrefler, R. de Borst.

 

2012 - Multiscale Modelling of Complex Materials, Advanced Course at International Centre for Mechanical Sciences (CISM), May 21-25. With T. Sadowski.

 

2010 - Symposium on Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Methodologies for Complex Materials, within the 4th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (M2CM2-ECCM2010) Paris (France), May. With T. Sadowski, B. Schrefler, R. de Borst.

 

2010- Mini-symposium On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics, within the 1st International Conference on Structures & Architecture (TAAE-ICSA2010). University of Minho, Guimarães (Portugal), July. VIDEO

 

2009 - Masonry Constructions. Modelling, Seismic Safety and Conservation of common and monumental
Buildings. Advanced course. Doctoral School of Engineering and Architecture, 'Sapienza' University of Rome, July, October, November. LECTURES: L1-2,L2a,L2b, L3a, L3b.

 

2009 - Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications-2, within the International Conference on Processing& Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (MCM2-THERMEC09), Berlin (Germany), August. With M. Ostoja-Starzewski.

 

2006 - Mini-symposium Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications, within the International Conference on Processing & Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (MCM-THERMEC06), Vancouver (Canada), July.

 

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

Married with two sons. Laurea (cum laude) University of Rome La Sapienza (Italy, 1987). Ph.D., University of Florence (Italy, 1992). Assistant Professor of Solids and Structural Mechanics, Sapienza - University of Rome. Associate Professor of Solids and Structural Mechanics Sapienza - University of Rome (2000-).

 

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RESEARCH

Main research interests

Continuum mechanics; non-standard continua; masonry materials and structures; composite materials; multiscale mechanics (constitutive models, homogenization methods); molecular theory of elasticity; wave propagation in elastic media with microstructure; theory of plasticity and non-standard limit analysis; non-linear mathematical programming; non-linear finite element analysis; relations between mechanics (of solids and structures) and historical and contemporary, architectural design.

 

Publications

Author and co-author of about 120 papers (1992-) in peer-reviewd scientific journals, books, conference proceedings and reports.

Hirsh-index = 10 ISI Web of Science

 

Guest editing, editorial boards membership and activities

Guest editor of international journal issues: International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering: 5(2)
(http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,25cc62a120ff4480.html); 9(5) with M. Ostoja-Starzewski (http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,59ed44ee44c0572b.html); 10(6) with B. Schrefler; Meccanica with T.Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler (in progress). Editor of volumes: Multiphysics Modelling for
Complex Materials, with T.Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler (in progress)
Editorial Board Member of ISRN Mechanical Engineering Journal (2010-), Journal of Civil Engineering and Science (2012-).

Referee for various international journals: Adv. Powder Technol.; Geotechnique; Eng. Fract. Mech.; Int. J. Arch. Heritage; Int. J. Eng. Sci., Int. J. Mech. Sci.; Int. J. Solids Struct.; J. Mech. Math. Struct.; J. Struct. Eng. ; Meccanica; and for publishing houses: Mc.-Graw-Hill.

 

Scientific Commettees membership

Scientific Committee of the International Conference on Processing & Manufacturing of
Advanced Materials (THERMEC06-09-11); International Advisory Committee of THERMEC09. International Executive Committee of THERMEC11.

Scientific Steering Committee for the Advanced Course of Masonry Constructions: Modelling, Seismic Safety and Conservation of common and monumental Buildings, PhD in Structural Engineering and Doctoral School in Civil Enginering and Architecture, Sapienza-University of Rome.

Scientific Committee of the 2nd International Conference on Structures and Architecture
(ICSA2013: http://www.icsa2013.arquitectura.uminho.pt).
Scientific Committee of the Computational Structural Mechanics Association, CSMA 2013
(http://csma2013.csma.fr/index.php?page=comites.php#csinternational).

 

Organization Chair

Minisymposium: Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications (MCM-THERMEC06), Vancouver (Canada), July 2006.
Minisymposium: Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications-2, within the International Conference on Processing& Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (MCM2-THERMEC09), with M. Ostoja-Starzewski, Berlin (Germany), August 2009 (http://thermec.uow.edu.au/).
Minisymposium: Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Methodologies for Complex Materials, within the 4th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (M2CM2-ECCM2010), with T. Sadowski, V. Sansalone and B. Schrefler, Paris (France), May 2010.
Mini-symposium On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics, within the 1st International Conference on Structures & Architecture (TAAE-ICSA2010). University of Minho, Guimarães (Portugal), July 2010.
Minisymposium on Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials, within the European Congress on Computional Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (MMCM4-ECCOMAS2012), with T. Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler, Wien, September 2012.
Mini-symposium On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics 2, with M. A. Chiorino, within the 2st International Conference on Structures & Architecture (TAAE2-ICSA2011). University of Minho, Guimarães (Portugal), July 2013.
Mini-symposium on Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials, with T. Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schregfler, within the 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), 5th European Conference on Computational Methods (ECCM V), 6th European Conference on Computational. Fluid Dynamics (ECFD VI), (MMCM5-WCCM2014), Barcelona (Spain), July 2014.

 

Scientific evaluation panels

Georgia National Science Foundation. Peer-reviewer (2009-).
ERC Advanced Grant 6th Call-2013. Remote Referee.

 

Funding
Project leader and participant in several national and international research programs, among which:

PRIN 2010-13, Coordinator  of the Research Unit of Rome-Sapienza

within the research project “Models and algorithms for the nonlinear analysis of structures and the validation of performance-based design rules”, coordinated by R. Casciaro (University of Calabria).

Participant to the EU grant No. FP7-245479 , "Centre of Excellence for Modern Composites Applied in Aerospace and Surface Transportation", coordinated by T. Sadowski, Department of Solid Mechanics (Lublin University of Technology, Poland.

 

Scientific Society membership

Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (AIMETA); European Mechanics Society (EUROMECH);Italian Group of Computational Mechanics (GIMC); European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMASS); Italian Group of Mechanics of Materials (GMA).

 

PhD Program activities

Member of the PhD Program in Structural Engineering, Department of Structural Engineering and Geotechnics, 'Sapienza' University of Rome.

Promotor of PhD thesis.

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TEACHING
Mechanics of Solids and Structures (1992-), Statics (2001-2003), Behaviour of Historical Masonry (2005-2010),
Faculty of Architecture, Sapienza University of Rome.

Promoter of several MS and BD thesis.

 

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INSTITUTIONAL OFFICES AND SERVICE ACTIVITIES (Sapienza-University of Rome)

Coordinator of the Bachelor's Degree Courses in ‘Sciences of Architecture';
‘Architecture and Building Techniques';
‘Restoration and Conservation of Historical Architectures'.

Member of the Structural Engineering PhD Teaching Board.

Member of the Department Board of Governors (2000-2007) and Scientific in charge of the Department Library (1995-2005). Member of the Faculty Research Committee (2000-2006). Member of the Faculty Board of Governors (2003). Member of the Faculty Bankroll Committee (2007-2009). Member the Teaching Committee of Bachelor's Degree Courses. Member of the Faculty Cultural Committee. Member of various boards of competition (Assistant professor, Ph.D., etc.).

 

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SELECTED PAPERS

 

1

CONTINUA WITH RIGID LOCAL STRUCTURE

[A30]

A Favata, P. Trovalusci,  R. Masiani, A multiphysics and multiscale approach for modeling microcracked thermo-diffusive materials, Computational Material Science. July 4, 2015. (DOI: 10.1016/j.commatsci.2015.10.033; Scopus 2-s2.0-84947345459).

[A28] P. Trovalusci, M. Ostoja-Starzewski, M. De Bellis, A. Murrali,
Scale--dependent homogenization of random composites as micropolar continua. , European Journal of  Mechanics A/Solids. 49, 396–407, 2015 (DOI 10.1016/j.euromechsol.2014.08.010,  WOS:000346542100034; Scopus: 84891862307. Highly Cited Award from ISI-WEB of Knowledge).
[A27] P. Trovalusci, M. De Bellis, M. Ostoja-Starzewski, A. Murrali,
Particulate random composites homogenized as micropolar materials, Meccanica 49(11), 2719-2727, 2014 (DOI 10.1007/s11012-014-0031-x, WOS:000344354100012; Scopus: 84864564118).

[A26]

P. Trovalusci, A. Pau,

Derivation of microstructured continua from lattice systems via principle of virtual works. The case of masonry-like materials as micropolar, second gradient and classical continua. Acta Mechanica. On line first (DOI: 10.1007/s00707-013-0936-9).

[A25]

A. Pau, P. Trovalusci,

Block masonry as equivalent micropolar continua: the role of relative rotations. Acta Mechanica. , 223 (7). 2012, 1455-1471 (DOI 10.1007/s00707-012-0662-8, WOS:000305679800008; Scopus: 84864564118).

[A21]

V. Sansalone, P.Trovalusci,

Coupling Continuum and Discrete Models of Materials with Microstructure: a Multiscale Algorithm, Materials Science Forum , 638 - 642 , 2010, 2755-2760 ( 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.638-642.2755 WOS:000281043801122).

[A21]

V. Sansalone, P.Trovalusci, Coupling Continuum and Discrete Models of Materials with Microstructure: a Multiscale Algorithm, Materials Science Forum, 638-642, 2009, pp. 2755-2760.

[D21]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Vittorio Sansalone,
Multiscale mechanical modeling and numerical simulations for brick/block masonry,9th US Nat. Congr. on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM), San Francisco, 2007. (1p.)
.

[A17]

Vittorio Sansalone, Patrizia Trovalusci,
A numerical investigation of structure-property relations in fibre composite materials, in Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications, 5(2), 2007, 141-152.

[A12]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Renato Masiani,
A multi-field model for blocky materials based on multiscale description, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 42, 2005, 5778-5794.

[A10]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Renato Masiani,
Non-linearmicropolar and classical continua for anisotropic discontinuous materials, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 40(5), 2003, 1281-1297

[D8]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Renato Masiani,
Continuum micropolar modelling of discontinuous masonry-like systems, Proceedings of 6th National Congress on Mechanics, Vol.
II, Thessaloniki (Greece ), 2001, 257-262 (invited presentation).

[A6]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Renato Masiani,
Material symmetries of micropolar continua equivalent to lattices, International Journal of Solids and Structures,  36(14), 1999, 2091-2108

[D5] 

Renato Masiani, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Elastic-brittle Cosserat continuum model for brick masonry, Proceedings 5th International Masonry Conference, London, 1998, pags. 153-156.

[A3]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Renato Masiani
Strain rates of micropolar continua equivalent to discrete systems, Meccanica,  32(6), 1997, 581-583.

[A2]

Renato Masiani, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Cosserat and Cauchy materials as continuum models of brick masonry, Meccanica, 31, 1996, 421-432.

[A1]

Renato Masiani, Nicola Rizzi, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Masonry as structured continuum, Meccanica,  30, 1995, 673-683.

[B4]

Renato Masiani, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Size effects in continuum modelling of brick masonry, in Computer Methods in Structural  Masonry -3, in J. Middleton e G. N. Pande (Eds.), BIJ, Swansea (UK), 1995, pags. 42-51.

[C1]

P. Trovalusci,
Modelli matematici per la muratura a blocchi considerata come sistema dotato di struttura, Rome 1992 (PhD Thesis, University of Florence).

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MULTIFIELD MODELS FOR COMPOSITES AND MICROCRACKED MATERIALS

[A23]

 

Patrizia Trovalusci, Valerio Varano,

Multifield continuum simulations for damaged materials: a bar with voids, International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 5(9), 2011. (DOI:  10.1615/IntJMultCompEng.2011002761, WOS:000297823100008).

 

[A20]

 

 

Patrizia Trovalusci, Valerio Varano, Giuseppe Rega,
A generalized continuum formulation for composite microcracked materials and wave propagation in a bar, Journal of Applied Mechanics, 77 (6), 2010, pp. 061002-1/11. (DOI: 10.1115/1.4001639, WOS:000284078500003).

[A22]

P. Trovalusci, V. Varano, 

Microcracked materials as non-simple continua, Materials Science Forum, 638-642, 2009, pp. 2749-2754.  (DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.638-642.2749, WOS:000281043801121).

[D22]

P. Trovalusci, 

A multiscale-multifield approach to ‘complex’ materials: theoretical modelling and computational results, Proc.  CMM-2009 Computer Methods in Mechanics,  Zielona-Gora (Poland), 2009.

[A16]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Giuseppe Rega,
Elastic waves in heterogeneous materials as in multiscale-multifield continua, Proceedings of  the Estonian Academy of Sciences Physics, Mathematics, 56, 2, 100–107, 2007.

[A15]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Vittorio Sansalone, Fabrizio Cleri,
A multiscale approach for composite materials as multifield continua, Materials Science  Forum, 539-543, 2007, 2551-2556.

[A14]

Vittorio Sansalone, Patrizia Trovalusci, Fabrizio Cleri,
Multiscale modelling of materials by a multifield approach: microscopic stress and strain distribution in fiber-matrix compositesActa Materialia, 54, 2006, 3485-3492.

[D18]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Vittorio Sansalone, Fabrizio Cleri,
Multiscale modelling of composite materials by a multifield finite element method, Proceedings International Conference on 'Micromechanics and Microstructure Evolution: Modeling, Simulation and Experiments' (ESCM), Madrid, 2006.

[A13]

Vittorio Sansalone, Patrizia Trovalusci, Fabrizio Cleri,
Multiscale modelling of composite materials by a multifield finite element method, International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 3(4), 2005, 463-480.

[D14]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Giuseppe Rega,
Waves propagation in microcracked continua, Proceedings of PACAM VIII, Havana  (Cuba),  Vol. 10, 2004,  314-317.

[B11]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
A constitutive model for fibre composite materials based on microscopic descriptions, Composites in Construction, in D. Bruno, G. Spadea, R. N. Swamy (Eds.), Editoriale Bios, Cosenza, 2003, pags. 653-656.

[A11]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
A multiscale continuum for damaged fibre composites, Materials Science Forum, 426-432,   2003, 2133-2138.

[D12]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Giuseppe Rega,
A continuum model for the analysis of propagating elastic waves in microcracked materials, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on The Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, Geneve (Switzerland), 2003, 1-6 (on-line publication).

[B7]

Renato Masiani, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Micropolar and classical non-linear constitutive model for block materials, in Computer Methods in Structural Masonry -5, in T. Hughes e G. N. Pande (Eds.), Computers & Geotechnics Ltd, Swansea (UK), 2001,  pags.
239-246.

[B6]

Paolo Maria Mariano, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Inertial effects in elastic microcracked bodies, in Structural Dynamics Eurodyn ' 99, a cura di L.   Frýba e J. Nàprstek, Vol. 1, Praga, Balkema, 1999, pags. 501-506.

[A7]

Paolo Maria Mariano, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Constitutive relations for elastic microcracked bodies: from a lattice model to a multifield continuum description’, International Journal of Damage Mechanics 8, 1999, 153-173.

[A5]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Giuliano Augusti,
A continuum model with microstructure for materials with flaws and inclusions, Journal de Physique IV, 1998, Pr 8, 383-390.

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LAGRANGIAN MODELS FOR MASONRY-LIKE MATERIALS

[B13]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Carlo Baggio,
A computer code for the collapse detection of three-dimensional masonry structures, in Computer Methods in Structural  Masonry - 6, in T. Hughes e G. N. Pande, Computers & Geotechnics Ltd, Swansea (UK), 2004, pags.
82-89.

[D17]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Carlo Baggio,
Limit Analysis for three-dimensional stone masonry structures with friction, Proceedings of 13th International Brick/Block Masonry Conference.
Amsterdam, 2004.

[D10]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Carlo Baggio,
Programmazione non lineare per il calcolo a rottura di strutture a blocchi dotate di vincoli unilaterali attritiviProceedings of the Third Joint Conference of Italian Group of Computational Mechanics and Ibero-Latin American Association of Computational Methods in Engineering, Giulianova (Teramo, Italy), 2002.

[A8]

Carlo Baggio, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Collapse behaviour of three-dimensional brick-block systems using non linear programming, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 10(2), 2000, 181-195.

[A4]

Carlo Baggio, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Limit analysis for no-tension and frictional three-dimensional discrete systems,  Mechanics of Structures and Machines, 26 (3), 1998, 287-304.

[B5]

Carlo Baggio, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Stone assemblies under in-plane actions. Comparison between non linear discrete   approaches, in Computer Methods in Structural Masonry -3, a cura di J. Middleton e G. N. Pande, Swansea (UK), BIJ, 1995, pags.  184-193.

[B2]

Carlo Baggio, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Discrete models for jointed block masonry walls, in The Sixth North American Masonry Conference, in A. A. Hamid, H. G. Harris (Eds.), Vol. 2, Lancaster (PA), Technomic Publishing Co., 1993,  pags.
939-949.

[D1]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
No-tension discrete model for jointed block masonry walls using interface elements,   Proceedings ANSYS Technology Conference and Exhibition, Vol.
II, Pittsburgh (PA), 1992, 11.73-11.82.

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THE MOLECULAR THEORY OF ELASTICITY

 

[A29]

P. Trovalusci,  Nineteenth century molecular models with a glance at modern discrete−continuum theories, Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (PAMM),  15, 709-710, 2015 (DOI 10.1002/pamm.201510344)  (ISSN: 1617-7061).

[B6]

P. Trovalusci, Molecular approaches for multifield continua: origins and current developments.  In T. Sadowski, P. Trovalusci (Eds.),  ‘Multiscale Modeling of Complex Materials: Phenomenological, Theoretical and Computational Aspects’, CISM (Int Centre for Mechanical Sciences) Series, 556,  Springer, Berlin, 2014, 211-278. (ISBN 978-3-7091-1811-5,  DOI 10.1007/ 978-3-7091-1812-2). 

[A19]

Danilo Capecchi, Giuseppe Ruta, Patrizia Trovalusci,
From classical to Voigt's molecular models in elasticity, Archives
for History of Exact Sciences, 64, 2010, pp 525-559. (DOI: 10.1007/s00407-010-0065-y , WOS:000280917200002).

[A18]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Danilo Capecchi, Giuseppe Ruta,
Genesis of the multiscale approach for materials with microstructure, Archive of Applied Mechanics, 79 (11),2009, pp. 981-997.

[E17]

Giuseppe Ruta, Patrizia Trovalusci, Danilo Capecchi,
I modelli molecolari in elasticità: il contributo di Voigt, Atti del XVII Congresso Nazionale AIMETA, Florence, 2007.

[E15]

Patrizia Trovalusci, Giuseppe Ruta, Danilo Capecchi,
Il modello molecolare di Voigt’, Atti del Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana  degli Storici della Fisica e dell'Astronomia (SISFA)2006, Rome, 2006.

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ON THE RELATIONS BETWEEN STRUCTURAL MECHANICS AND ARCHITECTURE

[B20]

 

P. Trovalusci,  A. Tinelli, 

The recovery of the ethic  of constructions: P. L. Nervi vs. S. Musmeci,  two structural conceptions compared,  in P. Cruz (ed.), Structures and Architecture,  London (UK),   Taylor and Francis, 75-76; on-line publication, 1-8. (ISBN: 9780415661959, Hbk+CD-ROM); 9780203798560).

 

[B18]

 

Patrizia Trovalusci, Panei Roberto,
Towards an ethic of construction: The structural conception and the influence of mathematical language in architectural design, in P. Cruz (ed.), Stuctures and Architecture, Leiden (The Netherland), Balkema, 2010, 53-54; on-line publication,  1-8. (ISBN: 9780415492492; Scopus: 84856682743).

[B19]

 

P. Trovalusci, A. Tinelli,  Structural optimization vs. shape design, in P. Cruz (ed.), Structures and Architecture, Leiden (The Netherland), Balkema, 2010, 37-38; on-line publication, 1-8.  (ISBN: 9780415492492,  Scopus: 84856683983).

[D16]

 

Patrizia Trovalusci (Ed.)
Did we exploit all of His suggestions about Tectonics?, Selection of pieces and images,  International Congress La città Meravigliosa di Ludovico Quaroni, Roma, 2003(on-line publication).

[B8]

Giuseppe Rega, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Structuristes-constructeurs, structuristes-mathématiciens et…architectes-structuristes?, in Towards a History of  Construction.
Dedicated to Edoardo Benvenuto, a cura di A. Becchi, M., Corradi, F. Foce, O.  Pedemonte, O., Basilea, Birkhauser, 2002, pags. 455-473.

[B9]

Giuseppe Rega, Patrizia Trovalusci,
On the model of academic education in structural architecture, in Eduardo Torroja: from the philosopy of structures to the art and science of building, a cura di F. Levi, M. Chiorino e C. Bertolini Cestari, Torino, Franco Angeli, 2002, pags.
455-473.

[A9]

Giuseppe Rega, Patrizia Trovalusci,
Strutturisti-costruttori, strutturisti-matematici e…architetti-strutturisti?, Riflessioni sulle relazioni tra l'arte del costruire, la meccanica (dei solidi e delle strutture) e la progettazione strutturale nell'architettura, Rassegna di Architettura e Urbanistica, 101/102, 2001, 134-143.

[B3]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
Sulla modellazione meccanica dei solidi murari, in Sicurezza e conservazione dei centri storici. Il caso di Ortigia, A.Giuffré (Ed.), Bari, Laterza, 1993, pags.. 258-273.

[C1]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
Modelli matematici per la muratura a blocchi considerata come sistema dotato di struttura, Tesi  di Dottorato,  University of FlorenceRome 1992.

[F1]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
Considerazioni sulla modellazione numerica per lo studio meccanico delle strutture in muratura, in Studi e ricerche sulla sicurezza sismica dei monumenti, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica, University of Rome La Sapienza, 12, 1991.

[B1]

Patrizia Trovalusci,
Prevenzione sismica nei restauri ottocenteschi dell’Anfiteatro Flavio, Parte II: Analisi   strutturale e formulazione matematica, in Roma problemi dell'area archeologica centrale, Bollettino Biblioteca Facoltà di Architettura Università di Roma La Sapienza, 40-41, Rome, Gangemi, 1989, pags. 57-75.

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SPECIAL ISSUES EDITED

[C5]

P. Trovalusci, B. Schrefler (Eds.),
'Multiscale Modelling for Materials with Internal Lenght', International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 10(6), (http://www.dl.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,3089bea11cd334bd.html).

[C4]

P. Trovalusci, M. Ostoja-Starzewski (Eds.),
'Multiscale Mechanical Modellin of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications 2', International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 5(9), (http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,59ed44ee44c0572b.html).

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Patrizia Trovalusci (Ed.), 'Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications', International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 5(2), 2007. http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,25cc62a120ff4480.html).

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CURRICULUM VITAE

1987 - Laurea in Architettura cum Laude, Sapienza-Università di Roma. 1984-1992 – Collaboratore del Dipartimento di Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica. 1992 - Titolo di Dottore di Ricerca in 'Storia delle Scienze e delle Tecniche Costruttive (Strutturistica per l'Architettura)', Università di Firenze. 1992 - Ricercatore di Scienza delle Costruzioni (H07a), Facoltà di Architettura, Sapienza-Università di Roma. 2000 - Professore Associato di 'Scienza delle Costruzioni' (ICAR/08), Dipartimento d'Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica, Sapienza-Università di Roma.

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RICERCA

Argomenti di ricerca

Meccanica dei solidi; continui non-standard; solidi e strutture murarie (in particolare storiche); materiali; materiali compositi e in generale multifase; modelli costitutivi multiscala; teoria molecolare dell'elasticità; propagazione di onde nei mezzi elastici con microstruttura; teoria della plasticità e l'analisi limite in presenza di leggi di flusso non-associate; programmazione matematica non-lineare; analisi per elementi finiti in presenza di non-linearità costitutive; relazioni tra meccanica (dei solidi e delle strutture) e progettazione architettonica.

Pubblicazioni

Autore e co-autore di circa n.120 pubblicazioni su riviste internazionali, libri, atti di convegni nazionali e internazionali e rapporti interni.

Hirsh-index = 10 ISI Web of Science

Tre lavori maggiromente citati: 35, 30, 25 citazioni.

 

Attività editoriale

Curatore di tre numeri speciali per la rivista: International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering: 5(2)(http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,25cc62a120ff4480.html); 9(5) con M. Ostoja-Starzewski (http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/61fd1b191cf7e96f,59ed44ee44c0572b.html); 10(6) con B. Schrefler; Meccanica with T.Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler (in fieri).

Curatore del volume: Multiphysics Modelling for

Complex Materials, con T.Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler (in fieri).

Membro dell''Editorial Board' di ISRN Mechanical Engineering Journal (2010-), Journal of Civil Engineering and Science (2012-).

Revisore per varie riviste internazionali: Adv. Powder Technol.; Geotechnique; Eng. Fract. Mech.; Int. J. Arch. Heritage; Int. J. Eng. Sci., Int. J. Mech. Sci.; Int. J. Solids Struct.; J. Mech. Math. Struct.; J. Struct. Eng. ; Meccanica; e per la casa editrice: Mc.-Graw-Hill.

 

Membro di Commissioni scientifiche

Scientific committee, International Conference on Processing & Manufacturing of

Advanced Materials (THERMEC06-09-11); International Advisory Committee, THERMEC09; International Executive Committee, THERMEC11.

Comitato scientifico, Corso Avanzato di costruzioni in muratura: Modellazione, sicurezza sismica e conservazione di edifici comuni e monumentale, Dottorato di Ricerca in Ingegneria Strutturale e Scuola di Dottorato in Ingegneria e Architettura civile, Sapienza-Università di Roma.

Scientific Committee, International Conference on Structures and Architecture (ICSA2013: http://www.icsa2013.arquitectura.uminho.pt). Scientific Committee of the Computational Structural Mechanics Association, CSMA 2013 (http://csma2013.csma.fr/index.php?page=comites.php#csinternational).

 

Organizzazione di convegni

Minisimposio: Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications, in 'International Conference on Processing& Manufacturing of Advanced Materials' (MCM-THERMEC06), Vancouver (Canada), luglio 2006.

Minisimposio: Multiscale Mechanical Modelling of Complex Materials and Engineering Applications, in 'International Conference on Processing& Manufacturing of Advanced Materials' (MCM2-THERMEC09), con M. Ostoja-Starzewski, Berlino (Germania), agosto 2009 (http://thermec.uow.edu.au/).

Minisimposio: Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Methodologies for Complex Materials, in 4th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (M2CM2-ECCM2010), with T. Sadowski, V. Sansalone and B. Schrefler, Paris (France), maggio 2010.

Minisimposio: On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics, in ' 1st International Conference on Structures and Architecture' (TAAE-ICSA2010). Università do Minho, Guimarães (Portogallo), luglio 2010.

Minisimposio: Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials, in European Congress on Computional Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (MMCM4-ECCOMAS2012),con T. Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schrefler, Vienna (Austria), September 2012.

Mini-symposium On the "Tectonics" in Architecture: between Aesthetics and Ethics 2, con M. A. Chiorino, in '2st International Conference on Structures and Architecture' (TAAE2-ICSA2011). University of Minho , Guimarães ( Portogallo), July 2013.

Minisimposio: Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling for Complex Materials, con T. Sadowski, R. de Borst, B. Schregfler, in '11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics' (WCCM XI), '5th European Conference on Computational Methods' (ECCM V), '6th European Conference on Computational. Fluid Dynamics' (ECFD VI), (MMCM5-WCCM2014), in programma a Barcellona (Spagna), luglio 2014.

 

Comitati di valutazione scientifica

Georgia National Science Foundation. Peer-reviewer (2009-).

ERC Advanced Grant 6th Call-2013. Remote Referee.

 

Finanziamenti

Responsabile scientifico e partecipante a diversi programmi di ricerca nazionali nell'ambito di progetti nazionali (finanziati dal MURST e dal MIUR) e internazionali, tra i quali:

PRIN 2010-13, Coordinatore dell'Unità di ricerca Roma-Sapienza; nell'ambito del progetto “Models and algorithms for the nonlinear analysis of structures and the validation of performance-based design rules”, coordinato da R. Casciaro (Università della Calabria).

 

Associazioni scientifiche

Membro dell'Associazione Italiana di Meccanica Teorica e Applicata (AIMETA); membro della European Mechanics Society (EUROMECH); membro del Grouppo di Meccanica Computazionale (GIMC); membro della European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMASS); membro del Grouppo Italiano di Meccanica dei MaterialiMaterials (GMA).

 

Dottorato di ricerca

Membro del Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato di Richerca in Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica, Sapienza-Università di Roma.

Promotore e relatore di tesi di dottorato.

 

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DIDATTICA

Scienza delle Costruzioni (1992-), Statica (2001-2003), Comportamento dei Materiali Murari, nelle strutture d'interesse monumentale (2005-),  Facoltà di Architettura, Sapienza University of Rome, corso di laurea in ‘Restauro e Conservazione dei Beni Architettonici’ e ‘Architettura-Restauro’. Coordinatore e docente del corso avanzato di Costruzioni in Muratura. Modellazione, sicurezza sismica e conservazione di edifici ordinari e monumentali, Roma, luglio, ottobre 2009.

Relatore di tesi di laurea triennali e magistrali su temi di strutturistica per l'architettura, antica e contemporanea.

 

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INCARICHI ISTITUZIONALI E ATTIVITA' DI RAPPRESENTANZA (Sapienza-Università di Roma)

Coordinatore eletto dei Corsi di Laurea triennali in Scienze dell'Architettura, Tecniche dell'Architettura e della Costruzione, Restauro e Conservazione dei Monumenti, Facoltà di Architettura (2011-).

Membro nominato del Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato di Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica, (2008-). Responsabile scientifico, nominato dal Direttore, della Biblioteca di Dipartimento di Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica (1995-2004); membro eletto della Giunta della Facoltà d'Architettura (1999-2001); membro eletto della Giunta di Dipartimento (1998-2001, 2002-2007); membro della Commissione di Ricerca di Facoltà (2000-2006); membro eletto del Comitato di Coordinamento Didattico di Corso di Laurea (2005-); membro eletto della Commissione per la Programmazione delle Risorse e l'Ottimizzazione delle Attività Formative di facoltà (2007-2009); membro eletto della Commissione per la Commissione Sviluppo dell'Immagine, Comunicazione e Coordinamento delle Attività Culturali (2010-) di facoltà. Membro di diverse commissioni di concorso (Ricercatore, Dottorato di Ricerca, Assegni di Ricerca, ecc.).

 

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