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consultant , coastal engineering educator

Leopoldo Franco, Italian coastal engineering educator, consultant. Chartered education, Rome. Scholar National Research Council, 1983. Member International Association Hydraulic Research (national representative maritime section 1988-1994), Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses, Association Offshore Marine Engineering (steering committee 1985).

Background

Franco, Leopoldo was born on June 28, 1955 in Rome. Son of Giulio and Anna Maria (Albanese) Franco.

Education

Graduate in hydraulic civil engineering, University Rome, 1979.

Career

Researcher Hydraulics Research, Wallingford, England, 1983. Assistant professor coastal engineering University Rome, 1984-1987. Associate professor Polytechnic Milan, 1987-1995, 3d University Rome, since 1995.

Consultant for port design MODIMAR, Rome, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Chartered education, Rome.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Marina Design and Construction, 1995. Editor, contributor Coastal Engineering, 1994. Contributor chapter to book in field.

Membership

Member International Association Hydraulic Research (national representative maritime section 1988-1994), Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses, Association Offshore Marine Engineering (steering committee 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, sailing, skiing, bridge, photography.

Connections

Married Guya Verdesi, June 8, 1986. Children: Guido, Sveva.

father:
Giulio Franco

mother:
Anna Maria (Albanese) Franco

spouse:
Guya Verdesi

children:
Guido Franco

Sveva Franco