Mechanical Engineer, Alternative Energy, Combustion Engines, Powertrains, Fluid and Thermal Sciences Expert Consultant Resume
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  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Powertrains
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fluid and Thermal Sciences
  • Energy Conversion Systems
  • Alternative Energy

Ph.D., Energy Systems, Department of Engineering for Innovation, University of Salento (Italy)

M.S., Mechanical Engineering (Summa cum Laude), University of Catania (Italy)

Multi-disciplinary education and expertise (fluid and thermal sciences, energy conversion systems, internal combustion engines, dynamic systems and control), 28 international peer reviewed papers; 7 years professional experience in the field of modeling, control and experimental analysis of internal combustion engines, advanced powertrains and energy conversion systems; reviewer for SAE, ASME, IEEE and AAAS. Research interest in: Sustainable transportation systems and energy systems; Internal combustion engines and advanced powertrains modeling, analysis and control development; Alternative energy storage systems including, but not limited to, mechanical and hydraulic hybrid powertrains; Clean and efficient combustion technologies for automotive applications (PCCI, HCCI, LTC); Non-intrusive fault diagnosis and condition monitoring of internal combustion engines.

Consultant, Kevin Kennedy Associates, Inc.

Providing expertise in mechanical engineering, energy systems, internal combustion engines and alternative energy storage systems to a wide variety of clients.

Senior Research Associate, A major University Center for Automotive Research

Responsible for the conduction, coordination and management of major research projects involving, but not limited to, experimental designs, procedures for experimental data analysis and conception and development of mathematical models for predicting the behavior of energy systems.

Currently, has a key technical and managing role in several research projects, funded by industrial partners and governmental agencies, involving modeling and model-based control of advanced turbocharged internal combustion engines, model-based vehicle systems optimization, vehicle energy management and model-based and experimental analysis of alternative energy storage systems. Concurrently along with research activity at the Center for Automotive Research, also serves as lecturer at the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the area of fluid and thermal sciences.

Post-Doctoral Researcher, The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research

Post-Doctoral research fellow – Visiting Researcher, The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research

Visiting Research Scholar – Graduate Researcher, The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research

PhD Student Department of Engineering for Innovation at University of Salento (Lecce, Italy)

Graduate Researcher – PhD Student

Department of Engineering for Innovation at University of Salento (Lecce, Italy)

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