DIPARTIMENTO DI CHIMICA, MATERIALI E INGEGNERIA CHIMICA "GIULIO NATTA"

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person TIZIANO FARAVELLI
label FULL PROFESSOR
share SECTION CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
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phone +39 02 2399 3282
email tiziano.faravelli@polimi.it
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group CRECK
PROFILE

Education
1990 PhD. Chemical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano
1986 M.S. Chemical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano

Current position
2004- Full Professor, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Previous positions
1998-2004 Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano
1993-1998 Assistant Professor, Politecnico di Milano
1990-1993 Senior Engineer in the R&D department at KTI, Italy

Research activities
Chemical reaction engineering of complex systems: pyrolysis, partial oxidation and combustion modeling of gas, liquid and solid fuels, both fossil and renewable fuels. Pollutant formation (NOx, SOx, PAH and soot) from combustion processes. Mechanism validation and reduction.
Heterogeneous combustion of liquids (droplets) and solids (detailed modeling at the particle size).
Numerical fluidynamics of reactive flows. Turbulence/kinetics interactions.

Institutional responsibilities

  • 2010 – Head of Chemical Engineering Section of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering Department, Politecnico di Milano
  • 2010 – 2015 Coordinator of PhD school in Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano

Fellowship and awards

  • 2019 Fellow of the Combustion Institute
  • 2012 Sugden Award 2012, from British Section of the Combustion Institute, for the paper: G. Dixon-Lewis, P. Marshall, B. Ruscic, A. Burcat, E. Goos, A. Cuoci, A. Frassoldati, T. Faravelli, P. Glarborg "Inhibition of hydrogen oxidation by HBr and Br2", Combustion and Flame, vol. 159 pp. 528-540

Summary of Academic Achievements

  • Tiziano Faravelli’s research has led to 210 refereed journal or book publications, 2 co-edited books, 1 patent. His papers are published in combustion, chemistry and engineering journals
  • Citation Data (Oct 2018): Total Citations > 7550; H-index = 47 (Scopus). 18 papers over 100 citations

Teaching actvities 

  • 1998 – 2014 Theory of Errors and Applied Statistics
  • 1998 – 2012 Transport Phenomena
  • 2009 – 2012 Pollutant Formation from Combustion Processes
  • 2011 - Fluid-dynamics and chemical engineering fundamentals

Selected evaluation service, editorial & conference organization activities

  • 2009 - Member of the Editorial Board of the Proceedings of Combustion Institute
  • 2016 - Associate Editor of Combustion and Flame
  • 2013 Member of the Silver medal committee of the Combustion Institute
  • 2010 - 2014 Member of the management committee of the COST Action CM0901
  • 2015 - 2019 Member of the management committee of the COST Action CM1404
  • 2016 - 2018 Member of the committee of ASN (Scientific National Habilitation)

Granted patent
Tiziano Faravelli, Alessio Frassoldati, Alessio Visentin “Flameless boiler for producing hot water”, 15 May 2013, European patent, nr. EP 2592362 A1

Invited presentations to internationally established conferences and/or international Advanced School

  • 2008 Invited plenary lecture at XXXI Combustion Meeting of the Italian Section of the Combustion Institute, Turin
  • 2011 Invited plenary lecture at 5th European Combustion Meeting (ECM2011) Cardiff (Wales)
  • 2013 Invited plenary lecture at 14th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, San Antonio (Texas)
  • 2014 Invited lecture at 2nd International Conference of the Cluster of Excellence Tailor-Made Fuels from Biomass, Aachen (Germany)
  • 2015 Invited lecture at 1st General Meeting & Smart Energy Carriers for Power, Industry and Engines Workshop, CERTH Conference center Thessaloniki (Greece) 26–28 AUGUST
  • 2016 Invited Lecture at KAUST Future Fuel Workshop, KAUST (Saudi Arabia) 7-9 March
  • 2016 Invited Keynote at 21st International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (PYRO 2016), Nancy, (France) 9-12 May
  • 2017 Invited Lecture at International Bunsen Discussion Meeting: “Chemistry and Diagnostics for Clean Combustion”, Bielefeld (Germany), June 21–23
  • 2017 Invited Lecture at Tenth Mediterranean Combustion Symposium, Napoli (Italy), 17 – 21 September
  • 2018 Invited Keynote lecture at 2nd International Workshop on Oxy-Fuel Combustion, Bochum (Germany), 14 – 15 February
  • 2018 Invited Lecture at ICONBM - International Conference on Biomass 17 - 20 June, 2018 – Bologna (Italy)

 

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