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Gianfranco Rizzo Edit Profile

consultant , researcher , Engineering educator

Gianfranco Rizzo, Italian mechanical engineering educator, researcher, consultant. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman, reviewer conferences), European Association Fishery Economists, Association Tecnica Automobile, Association Italian Ricerca Operativa, The Combustion Institute.

Background

Rizzo, Gianfranco was born on March 28, 1952 in Naples, Italy. Son of Luigi and Dora (Visconti) Rizzo.

Education

Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University Naples, Italy, 1975.

Career

Engineer Fiat Auto, Turin, Italy, 1977-1978. Scholarship holder National Research Council Italy, Istituto Motori, Naples, 1978-1981. Assistant professor University Naples, 1982-1992.

Associate professor University Salerno, Italy, since 1992. Scientific consultant Institute Economic Research in Fishery and Aquaculture, University Salerno, since 1985, National Research Council, Istituto Motori, Naples, since 1989. Member research project in fishery Economic European Community, since 1991, National Research Council and Italian Ministry, since 1987.

Speaker numerous seminars. Cooperation with Imperial College, London on fishery modeling.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 70 articles to professional journals. Author computer codes for automotive industry.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman, reviewer conferences), European Association Fishery Economists, Association Tecnica Automobile, Association Italian Ricerca Operativa, The Combustion Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: music (accordeonist on 2 records). E-mail: grizzo@unisa.it.

Connections

1 child, Stefano.

father:
Luigi Rizzo

mother:
Dora (Visconti) Rizzo

child:
Stefano Rizzo