Energy Engineering

 

Curriculum Coordinator prof. Anna Stoppato

 

RESEARCH TOPICS

Thermo-fluid dynamics of single and two phase systems, energy saving in refrigeration and industrial processes, solar energy conversion, environmental control and building physics, analysis and optimization of complex systems, fluid machines, internal combustion engines, air propulsion.

In order to have further information on a specific research project and topic, please contact directly the people specified in the tables below.

Research topicContact personContact email address
Single and multi-objective population-based heuristic optimization algorithmsARDIZZON Guido
CAVAZZINI Giovanna
guido.ardizzon@unipd.it
giovanna.cavazzini@unipd.it
Compressor and turbine aerodynamicsBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Turbomachinery Blade OptimizationBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Wind Turbine aerodynamicsBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Computational Fluid DynamicsBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Helicopter theory and performanceBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Gas turbine performanceBENINI Ernestoernesto.benini@unipd.it
Infrared Thermography applied to Non-Destructive EvaluationBISON Paolo paolo.bison@itc.cnr.it
Thermophysical properties measurement by photothermal methodsBISON Paolopaolo.bison@itc.cnr.it
Pumped-storage Hydro Power Plan (PSP) Design and short term operation Optimization CAVAZZINI Giovanna
ARDIZZON Guido
giovanna.cavazzini@unipd.it
guido.ardizzon@unipd.it
Design and optimization of Organic Rankine Cycles (ORC)CAVAZZINI Giovanna giovanna.cavazzini@unipd.it
Low and medium temperature geothermal energyDE CARLI Michelemichele.decarli@unipd.it
Energy efficiency in buildings and nZEBDE CARLI Michelemichele.decarli@unipd.it
Radiant heating and cooling in buildingsDE CARLI Michelemichele.decarli@unipd.it
Two-phase heat transfer in microchannelsDEL COL Davidedavide.delcol@unipd.it
Steam condensation over superhydrophobic surfacesDEL COL Davidedavide.delcol@unipd.it
Sunlight absorbers using carbon nanohorn-based nanofluidsDEL COL Davidedavide.delcol@unipd.it
Direct steam generation in solar concentratorsDEL COL Davidedavide.delcol@unipd.it
Analysis and control of noise in HVAC systemsDI BELLA Antoninoantonino.dibella@unipd.it
Room acoustics and noise control in buildingsDI BELLA Antoninoantonino.dibella@unipd.it
Energy systems design and off-design modelling, simulation and optimization taking into account environmental and economic constraints (with main focus on Organic Rankine Cycles using low to medium temperature heat sources, and solar systems)LAZZARETTO Andreaandrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
Design, simulation and testing of turbomachinery (with special attention to fans and expanders)LAZZARETTO Andreaandrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
Design and simulation of industrial combustorsLAZZARETTO Andreaandrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
Fluid-dynamic modelling of isothermal and reactive flows for the analyses of thermal energy transfer and thermo-acoustic phenomenaLAZZARETTO Andreaandrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
Design and off-design analyses and testing of internal combustion enginesLAZZARETTO Andreaandrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
Design of axial-flow and cross-flow fansLAZZARETTO Andrea
MASI Massimo
andrea.lazzaretto@unipd.it
massimo.masi@unipd.it
Seasonal ice storage with heat pumpLAZZARIN Renato
NORO Marco
renato@gest.unipd.it
noro@gest.unipd.it
Advanced refrigerated rack for ITLAZZARIN Renato
NORO Marco
renato@gest.unipd.it
noro@gest.unipd.it
Geothermal heat pumpsLAZZARIN Renato
NORO Marco
renato@gest.unipd.it
noro@gest.unipd.it
PCM storage improvementLAZZARIN Renato
NORO Marco
renato@gest.unipd.it
noro@gest.unipd.it
Energy and climate policiesLORENZONI Arturo arturo.lorenzoni@unipd.it
Energy marketsLORENZONI Arturo
BIGNUCOLO Fabio
arturo.lorenzoni@unipd.it
fabio.bignucolo@unipd.it
operation of internal combustion engines with alternative fuelMASI Massimomassimo.masi@unipd.it
Heat and moisture transfer in porous insulating materialsMORO Lorenzo
CAMPANALE Manuela
lorenzo.moro@unipd.it
campanale.manuela@unipd.it
Wind Turbines (Vertical and Horizontal) Design, Optimization and TestsPAVESI Giorgio giorgio.pavesi@unipd.it
Pump Design, Optimization and TestsPAVESI Giorgio
ARDIZZON Guido
giorgio.pavesi@unipd.it
guido.ardizzon@unipd.it
Hydro Turbine Design, Optimization and TestsPAVESI Giorgio
ARDIZZON Guido
giorgio.pavesi@unipd.it
guido.ardizzon@unipd.it
Dynamic Behaviour of Reversible Pump Turbines PAVESI Giorgio
CAVAZZINI Giovanna
giorgio.pavesi@unipd.it
giovanna.cavazzini@unipd.it
Influence of the operation strategies of power plants on their maintenance problems and residual lifeSTOPPATO Anna anna.stoppato@unipd.it
Dynamic models to evaluate transient behaviour of power plants during cyclic operationSTOPPATO Anna anna.stoppato@unipd.it
Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of fossil and renewable energy conversion systems STOPPATO Anna anna.stoppato@unipd.it
Waste heat recovery technologiesSTOPPATO Anna anna.stoppato@unipd.it
Optimum design and management of energy systems with energy storageSTOPPATO Anna
CAVAZZINI Giovanna
anna.stoppato@unipd.it
giovanna.cavazzini@unipd.it
Condensation and vaporization in/on microgeometriesROSSETTO Luisaluisa.rossetto@unipd.it
Heat transfer and pressure drop during air flow in/on microgeometriesROSSETTO Luisaluisa.rossetto@unipd.it
Energy efficiency and indoor environmental quality of buildingsZECCHIN Robertoroberto.zecchin@unipd.it
Innovative heating and air conditioning systemsZECCHIN Robertoroberto.zecchin@unipd.it
Thermophysical properties and heat transfer processes of refrigerants (HFO)ZILIO Claudioclaudio.zilio@unipd.it
Advanced solutions for thermal control of avionic componentsZILIO Claudioclaudio.zilio@unipd.it
Nanofluids heat transferZILIO Claudioclaudio.zilio@unipd.it