The University of Ferrara, founded  in 1391, is one of the oldest in Italy. It consists of twelve Departments: Architecture; Economics and management; Physics and earth sciences; Law; Engineering; Mathematics and computer sciences; Humanities; Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Prevention composed by the Departments of: Morphology, surgery and experimental medicine; Biomedical and specialty surgical sciences; Chemistry and pharmaceutical sciences; Life sciences and biotechnology; Medical sciences.

Some facts and figures about the University: more than 20.000 students enrolled, 150 Master students, 336 PhD students, 682 permanent academic staff, 490 administrative and tech.

42 international research projects funded by FP7, of which 4 Coordinated by UniFe, 37 projects funded by Horizon 2020, 2 in Grant Preparation, 3 as Coordinator and 8 Individual Fellowship Marie Skłodowska-Curie, several projects funded by other European research programmes; around 1150 international cooperation agreements

Prof. Vincenzo Mallardo
M. +39 3393820473

Experience and knowledge of multi-disciplinary optimization, experience and knowledge of non-linear finite element analysis.

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The University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, formerly Second University of Naples, with its 16 departments located in 5 territorial areas between Naples and Caserta, promotes a vocational training offer integrated with the territory, supports quality research, and promotes the creation of business initiatives from research groups, in a constant perspective of internationalization and cultural exchange with other universities.

The University was established in 1991 and began its activity on November 1st 1992. Currently there are nearly 24 thousand students and 16 Departments located in 5 territorial areas.

Prof. Roberto Macchiaroli
M. +39 3356370573

Experience in developing cost models for composite parts, experience of uncertainty quantification analysis for developing manufacturing cost models

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Plyform Composites Srl works with composites materials since early ‘80s.

From the Idea of the three founders the company grown earnings in years main Customers approvals and certifications.

The choice of turning to structural applications of advanced composites materials allows the company to work in all main industrial sectors and gaining especially wide experience in aeronautic and aerospace.

Eng. Lorenzo Cartabia
M. +39 3207715700

Knowledge of composite manufacturing, repair and maintenance processes and costs, knowledge of estimating operative cost for transport aircrafts, experience of uncertainty quantification analysis for developing manufacturing cost models

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Since 2004 Skytechnology supplies compliance and embedded services to the Automotive, Telecom, Aerospace & Defense, Railway, Medical Devices, Pharma and Energy & Automation industries. Our turnkey product capability ranges from concept to tested and certified industrial prototypes ready for production. The Hardware and Software development can be carried out conforming to international standard (Cenelec, CE, …) and market specific directives (IEC61508, EN50128, DO254,…)

Dr. Luca Senepa
M. +39 3478824335

Expertise in development of open-source modular software platforms

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