Lucio Nobile is a Full Professor at the Department of DICAM, University of Bologna. He covered before the position of Assistant Professor and Associate Professor. He graduated from University of Naples specializing in engineering with magna cum laude. Since 1993, he has been holding classes related to the field of mechanics of materials, mechanics of structures, and fracture mechanics. He is a Member of the scientific editorial board of the international journals Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, Structural Integrity and Durability, AES-Technical Reviews Journals, and Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering. He has been a Member of RILEM-Committee 89-FMT and SEM Committee Subdivision on Fracture of Concrete and Rock. He is a Member of Mesomechanics Society, Italian Group of Fracture, and Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. He is a Member of the Doctoral School in Mechanics of Structures, University of Bologna. During his activity, he has given lectures on topics concerned with fracture mechanics and mechanics of materials. He promoted a number of scientific initiatives at an international level, organizing international scientific conferences. He managed and joined a number of financial contributions for individual projects both on national scale, from MURST (Ministry for University and Scientific and Technological Research) and from CNR (Italian Council for National Researches). Moreover he attended many national and international seminars and many international conferences and workshops. He developed his research activity basically on the following themes: (i) fracture mechanics; (ii) mechanics of materials; (iii) mechanics of structures. He is an author of more than 100 papers published in national and international conference proceedings, books, and international journals.
Biography Updated on 28 August 2012