Paolo Luchini, Italian engineering educator. Achievements include research in fluid dynamics and electrodynamics; research in free-electron lasers; research in fluid-dynamic instabilities; research in turbulence statistics and control. Member of AIDAA, AIMETA, Euromech.
Luchini, Paolo was born on May 7, 1957 in Naples, Italy. Son of Aurelio Luchini and Annamaria Ivaldi.
Laurea in Electronics Engineering cum laude, University Naples, Italy, 1980.
Research assistant fluid dynamics University Naples, Italy, 1983—1992, associate professor fluid dynamics, 1992—1994. Professor gas dynamics Polytechnic Milan, 1994—2000. Professor fluid dynamics University Salerno, since 2000.
Editor European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids, since 1999.
Author: Undulators and Free-Electron Lasers. Contributor articles to professional journals (Most Downloaded Paper European Journal Mechanical B/Fluids 2002-2004, 2004, Inter-Services Intelligence Top 1% cited paper Journal Fluid Mechanical, 2005).
Member of AIDAA, AIMETA, Euromech.
Married Rosaria Carmela Torre, April 13, 1985 (deceased June 20, 1994). Children: Vittoria, Alessandra, Irene.