|2002 - 2006||Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the "Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya" in Barcelona, Spain. |
Thesis title: "Pool fires: Study of the Formation and Evolution of the Thin Layer Boilover".
Final mark: Summa cum laude. Link to Ph.D. Thesis
|1996 - 2002||Diploma in Chemical Engineering at the "Politecnico di Torino", Turin, Italy. |
Thesis title: "Pool Fires: Burning Rate, Boilover and Flame Temperature".
Final mark: 109/110.
|since 2015||Freelancer. |
Field of expertise: Preparation of technical reports and translations / Consulting.
|2009 - 2014||Research associate at BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany. |
Research topic: Decomposition of chemically unstable gases like acetylene and tetrafluoroethylene.
|2007 - 2009||Research associate at BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany. |
Research topic: Fire prevention during the storage of biomass fuels.
|2006||Internship at TIPs, Barcelona, Spain. |
Expertise field: Inspection of the proper dimensioning of safety relief valves.
|2005/2006||Internships at BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany. |
Expertise fields: Determination of thermal properties of solid materials by DSC / Testing of the explosiveness of dust clouds.
|2013||Member of the program committee of the COMSOL Conference 2013 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Link|
|2011||Adolf-Martens award for the poster presented at ECCE 2011 (8th European Congress of Chemical Engineering) in Berlin, Germany. |
Poster title: "Self-Ignition of Tetrafluoroethylene in a 100-L-Autoclave". Link
|2011||Award of the "Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya" in Barcelona, Spain, for the excellent dissertation. Link|
|Italian: mother language|
|English, German, Spanish: very good oral and written communication skills|
|Portuguese, Catalan: basic knowledge|
|Windows OS, Office Package|
|COMSOL Multiphysics, ANSYS CFX|
|OriginLab, LabView und various technical softwares (e.g. GasEQ)|
|Basics of HTML/CSS, AutoCAD, HYSYS, C++|