Paolo Cinat

Research topics

  • Multi-scale behaviour of roughness
  • Optimization of roughness depending on the problem size
  • Fractal and non-fractal based surfaces
  • Percolation and Leakage, Fluid-structure interaction

Main fields: Contact Mechanics, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Publications related to the research activities:

P. Cinat, M. Paggi, C. Borri (2017), Surface roughness genomics, "International Conference on Computational Contact Mechanics" ICCCM 2017 Lecce (ITA)

P. Cinat, M. Paggi, C. Borri (2016) Percolation proprieties of the free volume generated by two rough surfaces in contact below the full contact limit “Conference Proceedings of the ECCOMAS 2016”, Crete, Greece

P. Cinat, M. Paggi (2015) Simulation of fluid flow across rough surfaces in contact. “Conference Proceedings of the YIC GACM 2015”, 1: 59-63,2015