Group for mechanical design, joining and additive manufacturing

Structural joints using threaded connections, adhesive joints, friction and hybrid connections. Characterisation of the static- and fatigue-strength performance of components made using traditional processes and through Additive Manufacturing, fractographic analysis. Tribological characterisation and analysis of contact problems, fretting wear, fretting fatigue.

Professors and Researchers

Dario Croccolo

Full Professor

Massimiliano De Agostinis

Associate Professor

Stefano Fini

Adjunct professor

Piero Morelli

Assistant professor

Giorgio Olmi

Associate Professor