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researcher , mechanical engineer

Nicola Maria Pugno, Italian mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include research in universal laws for fragmentation due to impact and explosion. Named Best Student in Mathematics, Gino Segrè, 1990; recipient Optime Mention, Industrial Union, 1995.

Background

Pugno, Nicola Maria was born on January 4, 1972 in Pavia, Lombardia, Italy. Son of Giuseppe Antonio Pugno and Franca Graziella Fanci.

Education

Master of Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic Turin, Italy, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Structural Engineering, Polytechnic Turin, Italy, 1998. Master in Astrophysics and Theoretical Physics, University Turin, Italy, 2004.

Career

Assistant professor Polytechnic Turin, since 2000. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in universal laws for fragmentation due to impact and explosion.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to journal of applied mechanics.

Membership

Councilman Ski Club Turin, 2000. Member of Italian Group of Fracture (associate), Reunion Internationale des Laboratories d'Essais et de Rechearches sur les Materiaux et les Constructions (associate), International Institute of Acoustic and Vibration (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, bicycling, marathon runner, skiing runner.

Connections

Married Chiara Resy Peyron, December 8, 1999.

father:
Giuseppe Antonio Pugno

mother:
Franca Graziella Fanci

spouse:
Chiara Resy Peyron