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Engineering educator

Gilberto Russo, Italian, American Engineering educator. Achievements include patents in solar energy collectors, development of computer aided therodynamics, computer methods for engineering, optimization of non-steady-state systems, compressible fluid flow with heat transfer, thermal dynamics models, diagnostics and surgical repair of electric/burn injuries. M C. Fulbright fellow, 1978.

Background

Russo, Gilberto was born on August 23, 1954 in Rome. Son of Guido and Maria (Mazzoni) Russo.

Education

Laurea, Polytechnic Institute Turin, Italy, 1975;Doctor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980;Doctor of Medicine, University of Chicago Pritaker School of Medicine.

Career

President Studio Russo, Inc. Engineering Consultant, Turin, 1970. Assistant professor Polytechnic Institute Turin, 1975-1980.

Lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985-1991. Doctor department plastic and reconstructive surgery University Chicago, 1992-1995. Member department surgery University California, San Francisco, since 1995.

Assistant professor vascular surgery University Alabama, Birmingham. Member designer selection board State of Massachusetts, Boston, 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in solar energy collectors, development of computer aided therodynamics, computer methods for engineering, optimization of non-steady-state systems, compressible fluid flow with heat transfer, thermal dynamics models, diagnostics and surgical repair of electric/burn injuries. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications, chapters to books.

Membership

President Dante Alisheri Society, Cambridge, 1986-1988. Treasurer Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Polytechnic Alumni Association, Turin, 1970. Fellow National Council Engineering Examiners.

Member Massachusetts Society Professional Engineers (vice president since 1991), Tau Beta Pi (chapter advisor 1985, Eminent Engineer 1985).

Connections

father:
Guido Russo

mother:
Maria (Mazzoni) Russo