Stefano Curcio serves as an Assistant Professor of chemical engineering of transport phenomena at the Department of Engineering Modeling, University of Calabria. He was born in Cosenza (Italy) on April 10, 1970. He received a B.S. degree in chemical engineering (cum laude) from the University of Calabria (Italy) in 1995, and a Ph.D. degree in chemical technologies and novel materials from the University of Calabria (Italy) in 1998. He has been an Acoustics expert since 2003. He worked as a Research Fellow at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials (1999–2001); an Assistant Professor, (2001); a Food Industries Consultant (1996). He is the author of 39 scientific publications on international scientific journals, of six book chapters, of one Italian patent and of more than 100 presentations held in international conferences and published in the Conference proceedings. He is a teacher of transport phenomena, fluid mechanics; heat and mass transfer; biochemical reactors; dynamics and control of chemical processes. He has served as an Editor of the Journal of Bioprocessing and Biotechniques; a Reviewer of Journal of Membrane Science, Journal of Food Engineering, Drying Technology, Separation and Purification Technology, Food Research International, Food and Bioprocess Technology, Biochemical Engineering Journal, Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, Biosystems Engineering, among others. He has been cited in the volume “Who‘s Who in Science and Engineering,” Marquis editions (USA, 2007-2008 and 2008-2009), XXV anniversary and in the volume “Outstanding scientist of the 21st century,” International Biographical Centre of Cambridge (2007). His research topics include transport phenomena modeling, control and optimization of chemical processes, food engineering, as well as biotechnology and bioengineering.
Biography Updated on 14 August 2012