Cristiana Delprete

Full Professor (L. 240)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (DIMEAS)

Profile

Research interests

Analytical and numerical methods
Digital twin
Dynamics of rotating systems
Industry 4.0
Machine condition monitoring
Mechanical design
Mems
Multiphysics modeling
Smart materials
Structural dynamic design of machines
Systems engineering

Biography

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering at Politecnico di Torino (1988), PhD in Applied Mechanics, Mechanical Systems and Structures (1993), she served as a Researcher at Politecnico di Torino (1991-1998), then Associate Professor (1998-2017) and is now Full Professor (since 2017). She co-founded the Inter-departmental Laboratory of Mechatronics of Mechatronics, where she served as Technical Reference and Coordinator (1993-1996); she was the principal investigator of the Research Group “Design of Powertrain and Engine Components: Materials, Testing and Simulation” (2001-2020) of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; since 2009 she is the Reference Faculty Member for the Students’ team Policumbent; since 2005 she is an active member of SAE International.

Research topics

  • Damage detection and life assessment of mechanical components
  • Design of smart materials and industrial systems
  • Industrial machinery design and condition monitoring
  • Predictive models for design and power loss minimization of machines and systems
  • Rotor-bearing systems design, reliability and testing

Skills

ERC sectors

PE8_1 - Aerospace engineering
PE8_4 - Computational engineering
PE8_5 - Fluid mechanics, hydraulic-, turbo-, and piston engines
PE8_10 - Industrial design (product design, ergonomics, man-machine interfaces, etc.)
PE8_12 - Lightweight construction, textile technology
PE8_8 - Materials engineering (metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, etc.)
PE8_7 - Mechanical and manufacturing engineering (shaping, mounting, joining, separation)
PE8_11 - Sustainable design (for recycling, for environment, eco-design)

SDG

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production

Teaching

Collegi of the PhD programmes

  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2022/2023 (39. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2019/2020 (36. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2018/2019 (35. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2015/2016 (32. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2014/2015 (31. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2013/2014 (30. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2012/2013 (29. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2011/2012 (28. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2010/2011 (27. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2009/2010 (26. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2008/2009 (25. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2007/2008 (24. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2006/2007 (23. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2005/2006 (22. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • MECCANICA, 2004/2005 (21. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • PROGETTAZIONE E COSTRUZIONE DI MACCHINE, 2003/2004 (20. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • PROGETTAZIONE E COSTRUZIONE DI MACCHINE, 2002/2003 (19. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
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Collegi of the degree programmes

Teachings

Master of Science

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Bachelor of Science

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Research

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Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

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Supervised PhD students

  • Delio Lusicini. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Luca Campello. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Luca Cibrario. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Matteo Crachi. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
    Finite element analysis / Analisi a elementi finiti
    Composite materials / Materiali compositi
    Fatigue and fracture / Fatica e frattura
    Machine design / Progetto di macchine
    Finite element analysis / Analisi a elementi finiti
    Composite materials / Materiali compositi
    Fatigue and fracture / Fatica e frattura
    Machine design / Progetto di macchine
  • Alessandro Di Gesu'. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Stefano Favre. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Alberto Dagna. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
  • Luigi Gianpio Di Maggio. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (35th cycle, 2019-2023)
    Thesis: Artificial Intelligence Tools Applied to the Machine Fault Diagnosis of the Rotor-Bearing System
    Finite element analysis / Analisi a elementi finiti
    Fatigue and fracture / Fatica e frattura
    Vibrations and rotordynamics / Vibrazioni e dinamica dei rotori
    Machine design / Progetto di macchine
    Finite element analysis / Analisi a elementi finiti
    Fatigue and fracture / Fatica e frattura
    Vibrations and rotordynamics / Vibrazioni e dinamica dei rotori
    Machine design / Progetto di macchine
  • Mahmoud Askari. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (34th cycle, 2018-2022)
    Thesis: Electromechanical Modelling and Analysis of Piezoelectric Smart Structures: Energy Harvesting, Static and Dynamic Problems
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Publications

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