People in APTLab

Andrea C. Santomaso

Principal investigator

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Silvia Volpato

Post Doctoral Researcher

Project title: Segregation modeling of dense granular flows in multistep full-scale industrial processes.

Master Thesis Students

  Anna Rieder

  • Project title: Reconstitution of dry powders granulated with alternative binders.

Just Graduated Students !!!

Mario Soprana

  • Project title: Characterization of PSD through multivariate image analysis (Master thesis supervised by prof. M. Barolo, University of Padova, co-supervised by A.C. Santomaso)

Claudia Piacenza

  • Project title: Segregation and mixing of particles of different size and shape in a rotating drum (Master thesis co-supervised by prof. M. Ramaioli, University of Surrey, UK)

Alberto Soligo

  • Project title: Rheology and wall friction in confined granular flows (Master thesis co-supervised by Dr. R. Artoni, IFFSTAR, France)

Pietro Rando

  • Project title: Experimental study on the percolation mechanism in sheared granular beds. Undergraduate student (Master thesis)

  Mattia Caccaro

  • Project title: The role of shear rate on the scaling of high shear wet processes. Undergraduate student (Master thesis)

  Andrea Forzan

  • Project title: Scale-up rules for industrial agitated mixers. Undergraduate student (Master thesis)

Francesco Fazio

  • Project title: Rheological characterization of granular flows at a wall. Stress and velocity field measurement. (Master thesis)

 Davide Bertuola

  • Project title: Numerical simulations of segregation during the discharge of funnel an mass flow silos. (Master thesis)

  Luca Scanferla

  • Project title: Experimental study on the mixing of free-flowing materials in double cone mixers.  (Master thesis)