Giacomo TEDESCO

Research personnel
Grant recipient
+39 347 7018637
giacomo.tedesco (at) irpi.cnr.it
Corso Stati Uniti, 4 35127, Padova
Padova


geo-risks management

PUBLICATIONS

Y. Zhang, K. Andresen, G. Tedesco. Ultimate bearing capacity of laterally loaded piles in clay – some practical considerations
Marine Structures. DOI: 10.1016/J.MARSTRUC.2016.09.002

A. Antonini, G. Tedesco, A. Lamberti, R. Archetti, S. Ciabattoni, L. Piacentini. Innovative combiwall quay-wall with internal rubble mound chamber: numerical tools supporting design activities. The case of Vlora’s harbor
Proceedings of the Twenty-sixth International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference [Rhodes | Greece | June 26th-July 1st, 2016], ISBN 978-1-880653-88-3, ISSN 1098-6189 

G. Tedesco, S. Bonduà, L. Borgatti, G. Marcato. Joints representation strategy: performance evaluation by a Finite Element code. A feasibility analysis of a tunnel infrastructure in the Carnian Alps
Proceedings of X Convegno dei Giovani Ricercatori di Geologia Applicata [Bologna | Italy | Feb. 18th-19th, 2016]. DOI:10.3301/ROL.2016.161

ACTIVITIES

Soil-structure interaction. P-Y [pressure-lateral deflection] curves re-assessment by Finite Element code [PLAXIS3D] of laterally loaded pile in clay for offshore use. Monitoring system maintenance and data download. Subsidence-deformation analysis around deep excavation in urban areas. Finite difference [FLAC3D] and element [RS3] modelling unstable slopes interacting with underground structures. Evaluation through numerical simulations of the effectiveness for the proposed countermeasure works on a National Road. Simulation of damage on the concrete lining due to landslide movement. Planning and execution of soil and rock lab testing

CURRICULUM VITAE

Technical skills

Field and lab data interpretation • Monitoring system maintenance and data download • Geotechnical design of retaining walls | gabions wall | embankments | anchors | foundations • Lab testing on soils | rocks • Geological field surveys • Total station | GPS surveys • Finite Elements | Finite Differences numerical modelling

Working experiences 

Technical study on countermeasure works for underground infrastructures threated by landslides
Research fellow CNR | Research Institute for Hydro-Geological Protection [IRPI]
Padua | 2018

Landslide numerical modelling
Visiting Exchange PhD Student | NBK Institute of Mining Engineering – UBC
Vancouver – BC [Canada] | Mar-Set 2017

Feasibility assessment of a tunnel in high mountain contest
P.E. | Support to Studio GeoAlpina | Forni di Sotto [UD] | 2016-2017

Support to CPT data interpretation
Junior Geothecnical Engineer | Norwegian Geotechnical Institute [NGI] – Offshore Geotechnics Department
Oslo [Norvegia] | Jun-Sep 2014

Field engineer
Internship | BBT- Brenner base tunnel | Fortezza [BZ] | Sep-Nov 2012

Chemistry lab teacher | «Dal Cero» High school | San Bonifacio [VR] | Dec 2007-Jun 2008

Education

PhD candidate 
DICAM - University of Bologna | 2018 [final defence on November]

Master of Science in Civil Engineering – curricula Geotechnical Engineering | University of Bologna | 2014

Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering – curricula Road and infrastructures | University of Bologna | 2010

Industrial chemistry technician | ITIS «G.Silva» High School | 2007

Selected courses, Winter/Summer Schools: Offshore Engineering | LARAM Landslide Risck Assessment and Mitigation | ECDL  

Awards | Scholarships

CNR IRPI scholarship on ANAS project about infrastructures resilience to landslide risk | Padua | 2018

Marco Polo grant for international exchange | Bologna | 2016

Biennial prize of the Italian Marine and Offshore Engineering Association [AIOM] for the MSc thesis
[Developed at NGI in Oslo – Norway | Aug - Dec 2013] | 2014

Profile

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