32nd Cycle Call

Here below a list of the Research topics available for the 32nd Cycle:

Aeronautical Engineering, Aero elasticity and Aeroacoustics

  • Topic 1: Sviluppo di modelli teorico/numerici avanzati per l’analisi aeroacustica di soluzioni innovative non convenzionali per l’abbattimento del rumore aeronautico – Laboratorio di Ingegneria, Sezione di Costruzioni e Strutture Aerospaziali
  • Topic 2: Sviluppo di metamodelli dinamici per l’analisi aeroelastica di configurazioni aeronautiche innovative in regime transonico finalizzata all’ottimizzazione robusta in presenza di incertezze  – Laboratorio di Ingegneria, Sezione di Costruzioni e Strutture Aerospaziali
  • Topic 3: Simulation and low-order modelling of helicopter rotors wake inflow in presence of time-varying ground effect – Lab of Aeroelasticity of Rotors
  • Topic 4: Development of boundary-field formulations for the analysis of sound scattered by moving, lifting bodies – Lab of Aeroelasticity of Rotors
  • Topic 5: Flight dynamics of compound helicopters, with inclusion of coaxial-rotor systems – Lab of Aeroelasticity of Rotors

Business Engineering

  • Topic 1: The role of the smart grid in the green economy: consumer, policy, economical aspect

Electrical Power Engineering

  • Topic 1: New Technologies in Industrial Electric Drives: Benefits and Drawbacks – Laboratory of Power Electronics and Drives
  • Topic 2: High Speed Electric Generators and Drives – Laboratory of Power Electronics and Drives
  • Topic 3: Electrical Configuration for Modern Microgrids Interconnection – Laboratory of Power Electronics and Drives

Applied Physics

  • Topic 1: Modellazione termo-fluidodinamica di geometrie urbane con finalità legate al comfort termico e realizzazione di tecniche stocastiche per la predizione di fenomeni termici critici legati all’isola di calore – Thermo-fluidodynamic modeling of urban typical geometrical configurations in order to assess thermo-hygrometrical comfort and implementation of stochastic techniques to predict critical thermal phenomena related to urban heat island effect.
  • Topic 2: Modellazione di impianti tecnologici innovativi di raffrescamento e riscaldamento per il comfort interno di locali confinati convenzionali e non convenzionali – Innovative modeling of smart technological plants for space cooling and heating of conventional and unconventional confined locals.

Fluid Dynamics

  • Topic 1: Advanced experimental techniques and ground-breaking signal processing methodologies for the aeroacoustic characterization of compressible jets

Materials Science and Technology

  • Topic 1: Novel materials for orthopaedic implants with improved antibacterial properties and tribo-corrosion resistance
  • Topic 2: Nano-mechanical sensors improvement via 2,5D ion pattering
  • Topic 3: Non conventional nano-mechanical techniques based on an in-SEM nano-indentation device to assess surface properties

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  • Topic 4: Bioinspired morphing materials (Project description: The objective is to develop shape-adaptable multifunctional/multiscale materials that take inspiration from biological systems. This is achieved by means of: smart materials, innovative systems/technologies, active/passive microdevices that are designed specifically for this goal. The outcome of this project can have a significant impact in several industrial fields – es. aeronautic/astronautic, electronic, biomedical, civil, naval, robotics, energy etc –
  • Topic 5: Bioinspired multifunctional nanocomposites

 

Mechanical and Thermal Measurements

  • Topic 1: Methods and systems for evaluating the metrological performances of medical ultrasound instrumentation

Mechanical Design and Engineering

Production Systems Engineering

  • Topic 1: Sviluppo di strumenti e metodi per la progettazione e l’ottimizzazione di sistemi di alimentazione dei materiali alle linee di assemblaggio
  • Topic 2: Sviluppo di metodologie innovative per la gestione della manutenzione industriale: collegare l’ingegneria di manutenzione alla competitività aziendale
  • Topic 3: Sviluppo di metodologie innovative per la progettazione e gestione di apparecchiature e sistemi industriali in condizioni di variabilità e di rischio
  • Topic 4: Impatto delle tecnologie di Additive Manifacturing sugli aspetti tattici e strategici dell’operations management nella produzione manifatturiera

Safety Engineering and Excavation work