Marianna Maiaru' is an Aerospace Engineer and a Ph.D. student at Politecnico di Torino where she is pursuing a doctorate in Aerospace Engineering. She earned a BSc in Aerospace Engineering at Politecnico di Torino in 2008 by discussing a thesis on Inflatable structure for space applications. In the framework of the BSc, from February to June 2008, she had a traineeship at the Thales Alenia Space, Advanced Projects Unit. Afterwards she attended an MSc in Aerospace Engineering at Politecnico di Torino and she earned the master degree in 2010 presenting a work on One-Dimensional Multi-Scale Models for the Analysis of Composite Structures. The master thesis was completed by a period, from November to December 2010, at the CRP Henri Tudor of Luxembourg, Advanced Materials and Structures (AMS) - Modelling and Simulation. The aim of the work was the development of a multi-scale structural beam model for a better understanding of the failure mechanisms of fibre reinforced composite materials. Her Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering started in January 2011 under the supervision of Prof. Erasmo Carrera (Politecnico di Torino).
PhD student at Politecnico di Torino
Aerospace Engineering Department
Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24
10129 Torino, Italy
Tel: +39 - 011 5646871
Fax: +39 - 011 0906899