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AWARDS
  • September 6, 2017 Dr Diego Misseroni winner of the AIMETA Junior Award for Solid and Structural Mechanics from the Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics.


  • November 14, 2016 Modesto Panetti and Carlo Ferrari Award for applied mechanics from the Accademia delle Scienze di Torino[diploma].



  • December 3, 2014 Doctor Honoris Causa at the Ovidius University of Constanta




  • ARTICLES IN REFERRED JOURNALS
    Copies of the original articles for the reader's personal research and study can be requested emailing to davide.bigoni@unitn.it

  • Kempen, D., Bigoni, D., Piccolroaz, A., Mishuris, G. (2019).
    An asymptotic approach to shear bands in dilatant materials.
    In preparation.

  • Misseroni D., Movchan A. and Bigoni D. (2019).
    Omnidirectional flexural invisibility of multiple interacting voids in vibrating elastic plates.
    Submitted.

  • Cabras L, Brun M. and Misseroni D. (2019).
    Mechanical metamaterial with large isotropic negative thermal expansion.
    Submitted.

  • Piccolroaz, A., Gorbushin, N., Nieves, M., Mishuris, G. (2019).
    Failure propagation in dissimilar elastic lattices.
    Submitted.

  • Wrobel, M., Piccolroaz, A., Papanastasiou, P., Mishuris, G. (2019).
    Redirection of a crack driven by viscous fluid taking into account plastic effects in the process zone.
    Submitted.

  • Livasov, P., Mishuris, G. (2019).
    Numerical factorisation of a matrix-function with exponential factors in a problem for crack with process zone.
    Submitted.

  • Gorbushin, N., Mishuris, G. (2019).
    Dynamic fracture of a dissimilar chain.
    Submitted.

  • Rizzi, G., Dal Corso, F., Veber, D., Bigoni, D. (2019).
    Identification of second-gradient elastic materials from planar hexagonal lattices.
    Part I: Analytical derivation of equivalent constitutive tensors.
    Submitted

  • Rizzi, G., Dal Corso, F., Veber, D., Bigoni, D. (2019).
    Identification of second-gradient elastic materials from planar hexagonal lattices.
    Part II: Mechanical characteristics and model validation.
    Submitted

  • Armanini, C., Dal Corso, F., Misseroni, D., Bigoni, D. (2019).
    Configurational forces and nonlinear structural dynamics.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, In Press.

  • Kempen, D., Piccolroaz, A., Bigoni, D. (2019).
    Thermomechanical modelling of ceramic pressing and subsequent sintering.
    International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 156, 146-158.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2019.03.031.

  • Fraldi, M., Palumbo, S., Carotenuto, A.R., Cutolo, A., Deseri, L., Pugno, N. (2019).
    Buckling soft tensegrities: Fickle elasticity and configurational switching in living cells.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 124, 299–324.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2018.10.017
    [arXiv version]

  • Bordiga, G., Cabras, L., Piccolroaz, A., Bigoni, D. (2019).
    Prestress tuning of negative refraction and wave channeling from flexural sources.
    Applied Physics Letters [promoted as an Editor's Pick]
    [arXiv version]

  • Cazzolli, A., Dal Corso, F. (2019).
    Snapping of elastic strips with controlled ends.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures 162, 285-303.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.12.005
    [arXiv version]

  • Shahzad, S., Dal Corso, F. (2019).
    Torsion of elastic solids with sparse voids parallel to the twist axis.
    Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids In Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1177/1081286518815306
    [arXiv version]

  • Bordiga, G., Cabras, L., Bigoni, D., Piccolroaz, A. (2019).
    Free and forced wave propagation in a Rayleigh-beam grid: Flat bands, Dirac cones, and vibration localization vs isotropization.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures 161, 64-81.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.11.007
    [arXiv version]

  • Gajo, A., Cecinato, F., Hueckel, T. (2019).
    Chemo-mechanical modeling of artificially and naturally bonded soils.
    Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment 18, 13-29.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gete.2018.11.005
    [arXiv version]

  • Peck, D., Wrobel, M., Perkowska, M., Mishuris, G. (2018).
    Fluid velocity based simulation of hydraulic fracture: a penny shaped model—part I: the numerical algorithm.
    Meccanica 53(15), 3615-3635.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11012-018-0899-y
    [Open access]

  • Peck, D., Wrobel, M., Perkowska, M., Mishuris, G. (2018).
    Fluid velocity based simulation of hydraulic fracture—a penny shaped model. Part II: new, accurate semi-analytical benchmarks for an impermeable solid.
    Meccanica 53(15), 3637-3650.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11012-018-0903-6
    [Open access]

  • Giarola, D., Capuani, D., Bigoni, D. (2018).
    Dynamic interaction of multiple shear bands.
    Scientific Reports 8 16033. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-34322-w
    [Open access]

  • Palumbo, S., Deseri, L, Owen D.R., Fraldi, M. (2018).
    Disarrangements and instabilities in augmented one-dimensional hyperelasticity.
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A A474:20180312.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2018.0312
    [arXiv version]

  • Deseri, L., Owen, D.R. (2018).
    Elasticity with Hierarchical Disarrangements: A Field Theory That Admits Slips and Separations at Multiple Submacroscopic Levels.
    Journal of Elasticity 1-34. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10659-018-9707-0

  • Gei, M., Mutasa, K.C.K. (2018).
    Optimisation of hierarchical dielectric elastomer laminated composites.
    International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics in press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2018.06.005
    [arXiv version]

  • Gei, M., Misseroni, D.(2018).
    Experimental investigation of progressive instability and collapse of no-tension brickwork pillars.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 155 (15), 81-88.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.07.010
    [arXiv version]

  • Bigoni, D., Kirillov, O., Misseroni, D., Noselli, G.Tommasini, M. (2018).
    Flutter and divergence instability in the Pflüger column: Experimental evidence of the Ziegler destabilization paradox.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 116, 99-116.
    doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2018.03.024
    [arXiv version]

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  • Musolino, P., Mishuris, G. (2018).
    A nonlinear problem for the Laplace equation with a degenerating Robin condition.
    Mathematical Methods in Applied Sciences 1-19.
    doi: 10.1002/mma.5072
    [Open access]

  • Gajo, A., Cecinato, F., Loret, B. (2018).
    A general computational framework for immiscible three phase flow in deformable porous media.
    Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 165, 516-534 .

  • Gajo, A., Smith, C.C. (2018).
    Combined rupture mechanisms in shallow foundations.
    Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 55(6), 829-838.
    doi: https://doi.org/10.1139/cgj-2016-0324

  • Bigoni, D., Bordignon, N., Piccolroaz, A., Stupkiewicz, S. (2018).
    Bifurcation of elastic solids with sliding interfaces.
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A 474 20170681.
    doi: 10.1098/rspa.2017.0681
    [Open access]

  • Bigoni, D., Misseroni, D., Tommasini, M., Kirillov, O., Noselli, G. (2018).
    Detecting singular weak-dissipation limit for flutter onset in reversible systems.
    Physical Review E 97, 023003.
    doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.023003
    [arXiv version]

  • Giarola, D., Capuani, D., Bigoni, D. (2018).
    The dynamics of a shear band.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 112, 472-490
    doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2017.12.004
    [arXiv version]

  • Broseghini, M., Zanelli, P., Jefferson, A.D., Gei, M. (2018).
    Progressive instability in circular masonry columns.
    Engineering Structures, 157 96–104.
    [arXiv version]

  • Carta, G., Jones, I.S., Movchan, N.V., Movchan, A.B., Nieves, M.J. (2017).
    Gyro-elastic beams for the vibration reduction of long flexural systems.
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 473:20170136
    doi:10.1098/rspa.2017.0136
    [Open access]

  • Carta, G., Jones, I.S., Movchan, N.V., Movchan, A.B., Nieves, M.J. (2017).
    “Deflecting elastic prism” and unidirectional localisation for waves in chiral elastic systems.
    Scientific Reports, 7: 26
    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-00054-6
    [Open access]

  • Bacigalupo, A., Paggi, M., Dal Corso, F., Bigoni, D. (2018).
    Identification of higher-order continua equivalent to a Cauchy elastic composite.
    Mechanics Research Communications, 93, 11-22.
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechrescom.2017.07.002
    [arXiv version]

  • La Salandra, V., Wenzel, M., Bursi, O.S., Carta, G., Movchan, A.B. (2017).
    Conception of a 3D Metamaterial-Based Foundation for Static and Seismic Protection of Fuel Storage Tanks Frontiers in Materials, 4: 30
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmats.2017.00030
    [Open access]

  • Tallarico, D., Movchan, N.V., Movchan, A.B., Colquitt, D.J. (2017).
    Tilted resonators in a triangular elastic lattice: Chirality, Bloch waves and negative refraction.
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 103: 236-256
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2017.03.007
    [Open access] [arXiv version]

  • Dal Corso, F., Misseroni, D., Pugno, N.M., Movchan, A.B., Movchan, N.V., Bigoni, D. (2017).
    Serpentine locomotion through elastic energy release [Open access].
    Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 14: 20170055.
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0055
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  • Papathanasiou, T.K., Movchan, A.B., Bigoni, D. (2017).
    Wave reflection and transmission in multiply stented blood vessels.
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 473: 1364-5021.
    doi: https://doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2017.0015
    [Open access]

  • Gourgiotis, P.A., Bigoni, D. (2017).
    The dynamics of folding instability in a constrained Cosserat medium.
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, A 375: 20160159; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsta.2016.0159
    [Open access]

  • Tallarico, D., Trevisan, A., Movchan, N.V., Movchan, A.B. (2017).
    Edge waves and localization in lattices containing tilted resonators.
    Frontiers in Materials, 103: 236-256, doi: https://doi.org/10.3389/fmats.2017.00016
    [Open access]

  • Armanini, C., Dal Corso, F., Misseroni, D., Bigoni, D. (2017).
    From the elastica compass to the elastica catapult: an essay on the mechanics of soft robot arm
    [Cover paper] [Open access].
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 473: 20160870.
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2016.0870
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  • Misseroni, D., Afferrante L., Carbone, G., Pugno N. (2017).
    Non-linear double-peeling: experimental vs. theoretical predictions.
    The Journal of Adhesion, 94, 46-57; doi: 10.1080/00218464.2016.1255849
    [arXiv version]

  • Cabras, L., Movchan, A.B., Piccolroaz A. (2017).
    Floquet–Bloch Waves in Periodic Networks of Rayleigh Beams: Cellular System, Dispersion Degenerations, and Structured Connection Regions.
    Mechanics of Solids, A Journal of Russian Academy of Sciences, 52, 549-563. https://doi.org/10.3103/S0025654417050107
    [arXiv version]

  • Piccolroaz A., Movchan, A.B., Cabras, L. (2017).
    Rotational inertia interface in a dynamic lattice of flexural beams.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 112, 43–53.
    [arXiv version]

  • Piccolroaz A., Movchan, A.B., Cabras, L. (2017).
    Dispersion degeneracies and standing modes in flexural waves supported by Rayleigh beam structures.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 109, 152–165.
    [arXiv version]

  • S. Shahzad, F. Dal Corso, D. Bigoni (2017).
    Hypocycloidal inclusions in nonuniform out-of-plane elasticity: stress singularity vs stress reduction.
    Journal of Elasticity, 126, 215-229; doi: 10.1007/s10659-016-9590-5.
    [arXiv version]

  • M.S. Swan, A. Piccolroaz, D. Bigoni (2017).
    Application of tomographic reconstruction techniques for density analysis of green bodies.
    Ceramics International, 43 (1), 49-754; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2016.10.004
    [arXiv version]

  • Bosi, F., Misseroni, D., Dal Corso, F., Neukirch, S., Bigoni, D. (2016).
    Asymptotic self-restabilization of a continuous elastic structure.
    Physical Review E, 94 (6), 063005; doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.94.063005
    [arXiv version]
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  • Deseri, L., Pollaci, P., Zingales, M., Dayal, K. (2016).
    Fractional hereditariness of lipid membranes: Instabilities and linearized evolution.
    Journal of the Mechanical Behaviour of Biomedical Materials, 58: 11-27
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2015.09.021
    [arXiv version]

  • Carta, G., Movchan, A.B., Argani, L.P., Bursi, O.S. (2016).
    Quasi-periodicity and multi-scale resonators for the reduction of seismic vibrations in fluid-solid systems.
    International Journal of Engineering Science, 109: 216–239
    doi:10.1016/j.ijengsci.2016.09.010
    [arXiv version]

  • A. Gajo, F. Cecinato, B. Loret (2017).
    Deformable Porous Media Saturated by Three Immiscible Fluids: Constitutive Modelling and Simulations of Injection and Imbibition Tests
    Transport in Porous Media, 116 (1), 19-51
    doi:10.1007/s11242-016-0763-2.

  • E. Bortot, R. Denzer, A. Menzel, M. Gei (2016).
    Analysis of viscoleastic soft dielectric elastomer generators operating in an electric circuit.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 78-79, 205-215, doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2015.06.004.
    [arXiv version]

  • M. Tommasini, O. Kirillov, D. Misseroni, D. Bigoni (2016).
    The destabilizing effect of external damping: Singular flutter boundary for the Pfluger column with vanishing external dissipation
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 91, 204–215; doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2016.03.011
    [arXiv version]

  • D. Bigoni, P.A. Gourgiotis (2016).
    Folding and faulting of an elastic continuum. [Cover Paper] [Open Access]
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 472: 20160018,
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2016.0018.


  • L. Argani, D. Misseroni, A. Piccolroaz, Z. Vinco, D. Capuani, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Plastically-driven variation of elastic stiffness in green bodies during powder compaction. Part I. Experiments and elastoplastic coupling.
    Journal of the European Ceramic Society. 36, 2159–2167; doi:10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2016.02.012
    [arXiv version]

  • L. Argani, D. Misseroni, A. Piccolroaz, D. Capuani, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Plastically-driven variation of elastic stiffness in green bodies during powder compaction. Part II. Micromechanical modelling.
    Journal of the European Ceramic Society. 36, 2169–2174; doi:10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2016.02.013
    [arXiv version]

  • F. Dal Corso, S. Shahzad, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Isotoxal star-shaped polygonal voids and rigid inclusions in nonuniform antiplane shear fields. Part I: Formulation and full-field solution.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures. 85-86, 67-75; doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2016.01.027.
    [arXiv version]

  • F. Dal Corso, S. Shahzad, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Isotoxal star-shaped polygonal voids and rigid inclusions in nonuniform antiplane shear fields. Part II: Singularities, annihilation and invisibility.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures. 85-86, 76-88; doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2016.01.026.
    [arXiv version]

  • P.A. Gourgiotis, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Stress channelling in extreme couple-stress materials Part I: Strong ellipticity, wave propagation, ellipticity, and discontinuity relations
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 88, 150-168; doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2015.09.006
    [arXiv version]

  • P.A. Gourgiotis, D. Bigoni (2016).
    Stress channelling in extreme couple-stress materials Part II: Localized folding vs faulting of a continuum in single and cross geometries
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 88, 169-185; doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2015.09.005
    [arXiv version]

  • T. Sadowski, E.M. Craciun, A. Rabaea, L. Marsavina (2016).
    Mathematical modeling of three equal collinear cracks in an orthotropic solid,
    Meccanica, 51, 329-339; doi 10.1007/s11012-015-0254-5

  • D. Misseroni, D.J. Colquitt, A.B. Movchan, I.S. Jones (2016).
    Cymatics for the cloaking of flexural vibrations in a structured plate
    Scientific Reports 6, 23929; doi:10.1038/srep23929.
    [Open Access] [arXiv version]

  • F. Bosi, D. Misseroni, F. Dal Corso, and D. Bigoni (2015).
    Self-encapsulation, or the ‘dripping’ of an elastic rod [Open Access]
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 471, 20150195.

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  • Gourgiotis, P.A., Zisis, T. (2015).
    Two-dimensional indentation of microstructured solids characterized by couple-stress elasticity.
    The Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, 1-14 DOI: 10.1177/0309324715611524.

  • D. Misseroni, G. Noselli, D. Zaccaria and D. Bigoni (2015).
    The deformation of an elastic rod with a clamp sliding along a smooth and curved profile,
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 69–70, 491–497; doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2015.05.004. [arXiv version]

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  • F. Bosi, D. Misseroni, F. Dal Corso, and D. Bigoni (2015).
    Development of configurational forces during the injection of an elastic rod
    Extreme Mechanics Letters, 2015, 4, 83-88; doi:10.1016/j.eml.2015.04.007. [arXiv version]

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  • D. Misseroni, A.B. Movchan and N.V. Movchan and D. Bigoni (2015).
    Experimental and analytical insights on fracture trajectories in brittle materials with voids.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 63, 219–225. [arXiv version]

  • N. Bordignon, A. Piccolroaz, F. Dal Corso, D. Bigoni (2015).
    Strain localization and shear banding in ductile materials [Open Access]
    Frontiers in Materials, 2, 1-13, doi: 10.3389/fmats.2015.00022.

  • P.A. Gourgiotis and H.G. Georgiadis (2015).
    Torsional and SH surface waves in an isotropic and homogenous elastic half-space characterized by the Toupin-Mindlin gradient theory
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 62, 217-228.
    [arXiv version]

  • D. Bigoni, F. Dal Corso, D. Misseroni and F. Bosi (2014).
    Torsional locomotion [Cover Paper] [Open Access]
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 470, 20140599.
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2014.0599

     

  • F. Bosi, D. Misseroni, F. Dal Corso, and D. Bigoni (2014).
    An elastica arm scale [Cover Paper]
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 470, 20140232.
    [Royal Society Publishing July Highlights][arXiv version]

     

  • L. Argani, D. Bigoni, D. Capuani and N.V. Movchan (2014)
    Cones of localized shear strain in incompressible elasticity with prestress: Green’s function and integral representations
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 470, 20140423.
    [Open Access]



CHAPTER OF BOOKS
Copies of the original articles for the reader's personal research and study can be requested emailing to davide.bigoni@unitn.it
  • D. Bigoni (2018)
    Flutter from friction in solids and structures.
    In CISM Lecture Notes No. 586 "Dynamic Stability and Bifurcation in Nonconservative Mechanics" (Ch. 1), edited by: D. Bigoni and O. Kirillov, Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-93721-2, doi 10.1007/978-3-319-93722-9.

  • D. Bigoni, F. Bosi, D. Misseroni, F. Dal Corso, and G. Noselli (2015)
    New phenomena in nonlinear elastic structures: from tensile buckling to configurational forces.
    In CISM Lecture Notes No. 562 "Extremely Deformable Structures" (Ch. 2), edited by: D. Bigoni, Springer, ISBN 978-3-7091-1876-4, doi 10.1007/978-3-7091-1877-1.

  • L. Deseri (2019)
    Elasticity and Hereditariness.
    In CISM Lecture Notes No. 577 "The Role of Mechanics in the Study of Lipid Bilayers", edited by: D. Steigmann, Springer, ISBN-13: 978-3319563473 ISBN-10: 3319563475.



BOOKS

  CISM Lecture Notes No. 586
  "Dynamic Stability and Bifurcation in Nonconservative
    Mechanics"


   Edited by Davide Bigoni and Oleg Kirillov

   Springer
   ISBN:978-3-319-93721-2
   doi 10.1007/978-3-319-93722-9


   Preface and Contents



  CISM Lecture Notes No. 562
  "Extremely Deformable Structures"


   Edited by Davide Bigoni

   Springer
   ISBN:978-3-7091-1876-4
   doi 10.1007/978-3-7091-1877-1


   Preface and Contents



PHD THESES


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