Full Professor

Address: Via Marzolo, 9 - Padova

Phone: +39 049 8275618




Carlo Pellegrino is Full Professor of Structural Analysis and Design. Vice-Rector for Buildings from 01/10/2021.
Head of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Padova, Italy and elected member of the Academic Senate, University of Padova, Italy from 01/10/2015 to 30/09/2021
Laurea (B.Sc. and M.Sc.), “magna cum laude”, Civil Engineering, University of Padova, Italy. Ph.D. in "Mechanics of Structures", University of Bologna, Italy.
Coordinator of several national and international research projects and participant in COST Actions. Scientist-in-charge for the University of Padova in the European Project “European Network for Durable Reinforcement and Rehabilitation Solutions – endure” FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN. Co-scientist-in-charge for the University of Padova in the European Project “EU Training Network for Resource Recovery through Enhanced Landfill Mining – NEW-MINE”, call: H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016. Referee for the selection of international research projects.
Memberships of various national and international technical and scientific associations. Past Chairman of the RILEM Technical Committee 234-DUC "Design procedures for the use of composites in strengthening of Reinforced Concrete structures". Past Member of the Editorial Advisory Committee of the international journal “Materials and Structures”, Springer.
Referee of more than 40 international journals. Author of over 300 scientific publications, over 100 of them in referred ISI/Scopus journals with more than 2500 citations about the following topics: assessment, rehabilitation, strengthening and retrofit of buildings and bridges; seismic vulnerability and risk of existing buildings and bridges; integrated risk assessment and management of bridges in transportation networks; advanced strengthening techniques by means of innovative techniques; use of recycled components for structural materials.
Keynote speaker and member of the Editorial Board/International Scientific Committee of several International Conferences.
Organizer of various Special Sessions/Mini-Symposia in International Conferences.
Member of the Organizing Committee of various national and international conferences.
Editorial Board Member of International Journals. Past Member of the Council of the European Master (Erasmus Mundus) “Advanced Masters in Structural Analysis of Monuments and Historical Constructions” and coordinator of the unit SA5 “Repairing and strengthening techniques”.
He holds the courses of “Structural Analysis and Design”, “Assessment and improving the safety of existing structures” and “Design of Bridges” at the University of Padova and various post-graduate courses. Member of the Council of the Ph.D. School in "Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering Sciences" (University of Padova).
Supervisor of several Master and Ph.D. theses. Co-Editor of the book “Design Procedures for the Use of Composites in Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Structures - State-of-the-Art Report of the RILEM Technical Committee 234-DUC”, 392 pp., Springer Netherlands, Series “RILEM State-of-the-Art Reports”, 2015.
Co-Author of the book “Sustainability Improvements in the Concrete Industry - Use of Recycled Materials for Structural Concrete Production”, Springer International Publishing, 2016.

  Research Activity

Existing constructions, seismic risk, bridges, innovative materials for structural rehabilitation, strengthening and retrofit, innovative concrete, sustainable constructions



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