Ezio Spessa

Full Professor
Department of Energy (DENERG)

  • Componente Commissione Spin Off
  • Member of Interdepartmental Center CARS@PoliTO - Center for Automotive Research and Sustainable Mobility

Profile

Research interests

HYBRID AND ELECTRIC POWERTRAIN
internal combustion engines
RENEWABLE FUELS FOR TANSPORT
SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT OF TRANSPORT SYSTEMS

Skills

ERC sectors

PE6_7 - Artificial intelligence, intelligent systems, natural language processing
PE8_4 - Computational engineering
PE8_6 - Energy processes engineering
PE8_11 - Environmental engineering, e.g. sustainable design, waste and water treatment, recycling, regeneration or recovery of compounds, carbon capture & storage
PE8_5 - Fluid mechanics
PE6_12 - Scientific computing, simulation and modelling tools
PE2_15 - Thermodynamics

SDG

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 13: Climate action
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Fellowships

Editorial boards

  • FRONTIERS IN FUTURE TRANSPORTATION (2019-), Associate Editor of magazine or editorial series

Other titles

  • POLITO representative in 2ZERO/EGVIA (2012-)
  • University representative in 2ZERO Partnership Board (2021-)

Teaching

PhD Boards

  • ENERGETICA, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2019/2020 (36. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2018/2019 (35. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2017/2018 (34. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2016/2017 (33. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2015/2016 (32. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2014/2015 (31. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2013/2014 (30. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2012/2013 (29. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • ENERGETICA, 2011/2012 (28. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
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Courses of Study Boards

Master

  • DIGITALIZATION AND AUTONOMOUS COMMERCIAL VEHICLES FOR A CARBON-FREE LOGISTICS. Master II livello. Coordinatore
  • ELECTRIFIED, COOPERATIVE AND AUTOMATED CONSTRUCTION MACHINES FOR CLIMATE NEUTRAL FLEETS. Master II livello. Coordinatore

Teachings

PhD

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Master of Science

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Bachelor of Science

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Research

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

  • Eco-operated, Modular, highly efficient, and flexible multi-POWERtrain for long-haul heavy-duty vehicles, (2023-2027) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - HE - Global Challenges - Climate, Energy and Mobility
  • High efficiency, high power density, cost effective, scalable and modular power electronics and control solutions for electric vehicles, (2023-2025) - Responsabile Scientifico di Struttura
    UE-funded research - HE - Innovative Europe - European innovation ecosystems
  • Innovative e-motor technologies covering e-axles and e-corners vehicle architectures for high-efficient and sustainable e-mobility, (2023-2025) - Responsabile Scientifico di Struttura
    UE-funded research - HE - Global Challenges - Climate, Energy and Mobility
  • Piattaforma motore a combustione interna alimentato a idrogeno (H2 ICE), (2022-2025) - Componente gruppo di Ricerca
    PNRR – Complementary Plan
  • RECYCLED MAGNET BASED MOTOR DIGITALISED VIRTUAL PRODUCTION TEST BED, (2022-2022) - Responsabile Scientifico di Struttura
    UE-funded research - EIT
  • Low eNvironmental ImpaCt Energy storage systems CRF-POLITO 2021, (2021-2022) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • METHOD FOR CONTROLLING A POWERTRAIN SYSTEM OF A HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLE AND RELATED HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLE, (2021-2022) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • Battery Sensitive Sizing and Control of Hybrid Electric Vehicle Powertrains , (2020-2021) - Responsabile Scientifico di Struttura
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • CONSORTIUM AGREEMENT GREEN - GREEN HEAVY DUTY ENGINE, (periodo sconosciuto) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - VI PQ - Aeronautica e Spazio
  • MOTOPROPULSORE DIESEL A BASSISSIME EMISSIONI PER APPLICAZIONI VEICOLARI E COMMERCIALI, (periodo sconosciuto) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Nationally funded research - FIRB
  • Smart-Taylored L-category Electric Vehicle demonstration in hEtherogeneous urbanuse-cases, (2017-2020) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - H2020 - Societal Challenges - Transport
  • LIFEMED - Logistica Integrata del Farmaco E dei dispositivi MEDici, (2017-2019) - Responsabile Scientifico
    National Research
  • EU Vehicles for Innovative and interconnected road transportCompliant with EU aims from Energy, emissions, economics andmobility viewpoints, (2017-2017) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • TRA VISIONS 2018, (2016-2018) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - H2020 - Societal Challenges - Transport
  • Skills and competences development of future transportation professionals at all levels, (2016-2019) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - H2020 - Societal Challenges - Transport
  • Knocking investigation on high efficient flex-fuel (liquid & gaseous biofuels) engine - part.2, (2016-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • GASON - Gas-Only internal combustion engines, (2015-2018) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - H2020 - Societal Challenges - Transport
  • Knocking investigation on high efficiency flex fuel (liquid and gaseous biofuels engine), (2015-2015) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Corporate-funded and donor-funded research
  • TRA VISIONS 2016, (2014-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - H2020 - Societal Challenges - Transport
  • BIOMETHAIR, (2013-2015) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Regionally funded research
  • CORE- CO2 REDUCTION FOR LONG DISTANCE TRANSPORT, (2012-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research
  • SAGE - SAFE AND GREEN ROAD VEHICLES, (2011-2014) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - VII PQ - CAPACITIES - Regions of knowledge
  • GREEN - GREEN HEAVY DUTY ENGINE, (2005-2008) - Responsabile Scientifico
    UE-funded research - VI PQ - Sviluppo sostenibile
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Projects funded by commercial contracts

  • Determining the environmental impacts of conventional and alternatively fuelled commercial vehicles through Life Cycle Assessment, (2019-2019) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
  • (P)HEV DESIGN MODEL, (2018-2019) - Personale interno di riferimento
    Commercial Research
  • F1C PCCI Combustion Control & Hybrid powertrain design, (2017-2019) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
  • Statement of development work (SODW) for the Project Combustion model for Diesel engine application, (2015-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
  • Accordo di Partnership tra Politecnico di Torino e FPT Industrial S.p.A. per attività di ricerca, sviluppo tecnologico ed innovazione e per attività di didattica e formazione nell’ambito del settore automotive (motopropulsori), (2014-2017) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Partnership Agreements
  • Smart Island, (2014-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
  • CONTRATTO DI RICERCA INERENTE LA VALUTAZIONE DI UN MODELLO DI COMBUSTIONE E FORMAZIONE DEI PRINCIPALI INQUINANTI DI UN MOTORE DIESEL A PARTIRE DAI PARAMETRI DI FUNZIONAMENTO DEL MOTORE E DALLE EMISSIONI SPERIMENTALI FORNITI DA FGA., (2014-2014) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
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Supervised PhD students

Publications

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Society and Enterprise

Patents and other intellectual properties