Modelling and optimal design of refractories for high temperature industrial applications for a low carbon society

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  1. Piccolroaz, A., Peck, D., Wrobel, M., Mishuris, G. (2021)
    Energy release rate, the crack closure integral and admissible singular fields in fracture mechanics.
    International Journal of Engineering Science, 164, 103487.
    Preprint and Postprint:

  2. Buljak, V., Bavier-Romero, V., Kallel, A. (2021)
    Calibration of Drucker–Prager cap constitutive model for ceramic powder compaction through inverse analysis.
    Materials, 2021, 14, 4044.
    Preprint and Postprint: upcoming

  3. Petrovic, V.M., Buljak, V.V., Cornaggia, A. (2021)
    Skorohod-Olevsky viscous sintering model sensitivity to temperature distribution during the sintering process.
    FME Transactions, 49, 719-725.
    Preprint and Postprint: upcoming

  4. Bordiga, G., Piccolroaz, A., Bigoni, D. (2022)
    A way to hypo-elastic artificial materials without a strain potential and displaying flutter instability.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 158, 104665.
    Preprint and Postprint:

  5. Bordiga, G., Bigoni, D., Piccolroaz, A. (2022)
    Tensile material instabilities in elastic beam lattices lead to a closed stability domain.
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 380, 20210388.
    Preprint and Postprint:


  1. Minisymposium on RE-FRACTURE2 project
    within the Advanced Ceramic and Application Conference X
    Belgrade, Serbia, September 26-27, 2022
    Chiarman: Vladimir Buljak

    First announcement

    Final call


  1. December 6, 2021 - Prof. Vladimir Buljak (University of Belgrade)
    Characterization and numerical modeling of nonlinear behavior in ceramic materials
    University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy

  2. May 30, 2022 - Matteo Parlamento (Ferrari F1)
    Structural analysis in motorsport
    University of Trento, Trento, Italy


Prof. Andrea Piccolroaz
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Ambientale e Meccanica
Università di Trento, via Mesiano, 77 I-38123 Trento (Italia)
Tel: +39 0461 282583
Fax: +39 0461 282599