Giuseppe Carbone is currently an Associate Professor of applied mechanics at Politecnico di Bari, Italy. He received the Ph.D. degree from Politecnico di Bari, Italy. His scientific interest covers micro-tribology, biomimetics, contact mechanics, crack propagation, friction, adhesion, superadhesive surfaces, superhydrophobicity. He is member of the editorial board of Tribology International, and member of the editorial board of the journal ISRN Tribology. He is guest editor of Current Nanoscience. He is a member of the workgroup on nanotechnology of the Inter-Polytechnic School of Doctorate, Italy. He regularly acts as a referee of more than 45 ISI international journals, and coauthored more than 150 papers of which more than 70 on ISI journals. He is also regularly invited as a key-note speaker and acts as a member of the scientific board of international conferences. In 2010, he founded the TriboLab (http://tribolab.poliba.it) in which he is serving as the scientific coordinator.
Biography Updated on 11 July 2014