Personal Data

Alessandra DI MARIANO SIMONCINI

adimariano@cimne.upc.edu

+34 93 401 18 21

Branch

Barcelona


Office

Building D2, 1st floor, Room 101b

Campus Nord UPC


Address

C/Gran Capità, s/n Campus Nord UPC, Edificio C1

08034, Barcelona, Barcelona, España

Professional Profile

RTD Group

Geomechanics

Position in CIMNE

Staff Scientist

Scopus ID

54973684400

ORCID

0000-0001-7334-4486

Researcher ID

D-3559-2015

Google Scholar

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CV Dr. Alessandra Di Mariano obtained her M.Sc. degree Civil Engineering in 1995 at the University of Palermo (Italy). After some time working in industry as an independent consultant engineer, she was awarded a research grant at the University of Catania (Italy) in February 1997 where she obtained her PhD in Geotechnical Engineering in February 2001, having spent the last two years of research at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) (Spain). She was a visiting Lecturer at the University of Palermo (Italy), from September 2000 to June 2001, in the areas of Geotechnics and Underground Constructions. At the same time and until April 2003 she went back working in industry, being involved in a number of tunnelling and deep excavations projects. From May 2003 to February 2008 she returned to UPC as a Senior Researcher in the area of Geotechnical Engineering. Since March 2008, she is now a Staff Scientist at the International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE). Alessandra Di Mariano has been involved in geotechnical research and consulting for about twenty-five years. Her research interests include tunnelling and deep excavations, numerical modelling, ground improvement, laboratory and field testing, field measurements and back-analysis.