Marco Paggi is Associate Professor of Structural Mechanics at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy, where he is the director of the research unit Multi-scale Analysis of Materials (MUSAM) and he serves as Director′s Delegate for Research and Technology Transfer.
He is the principal investigator of an ERC Starting Grant 2012 and an ERC Proof of Concept 2016 by the European Research Council, focusing on reliability and durability of Silicon photovoltaics.
He is member of the Task 13 Committee on Performance and Reliability of Photovoltaic Systems of the International Energy Agency, Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (IEA-PVPS) since October 2014.
His research interests span various areas of continuum mechanics, with special focus on computational methods for nonlinear partial differential equations, interface mechanical problems, contact mechanics, fracture mechanics, material models for renewable energy applications, multi-physics simulations.
May 30, 2017