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Telephone 0498275568
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Notice and additional information
Educational material can be found in the web site
In the web site there are specific links to the web page of each course, where the teaching material (password protected) can be downloaded only by students attending the lessons.
In the home page, information about lessons timetable, meeting with students, exams date, etc. are described.
In the web site, there is also a detailed description concerning the "Sistemi e Infrastrutture di Trasporto" curriculum, activities of the "Roads Railways and Airports" group as well as scientific societies which the group belongs to (CIRS, HIT, Levi-Cases, AIIT, SIIV).
Lessons of past years can be downloaded in the Moodle platform; registration is mandatory.

Office hours
L'Ing. Giacomello riceve gli studenti ogni settimana. Data e orario del ricevimento sono costantemente aggiornati nel sito

Office hours for students: constant updates on the web site
(updated on 28/10/2018 12:31)

Proposals for thesis
Students interested in "Roads, Railways and Airports" topics are invited to contact the teacher: - 0498275567.

Curriculum Vitae
Master degree in “Civil Engineering”, curriculum “Infrastructures for transport”, University of Padua (2011).
Ph.D. in “Engineering Sciences” Curriculum “Civil Engineering, Construction and Architecture”, Course “Infrastructures”, Università Politecnica delle Marche (2015).

Research assistant at the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering (DICEA) - University of Padua (December 2012 – April 2016) – Supervisor: Prof. Marco Pasetto.
Research fellow (since April 2017) at the Department DICEA – University of Padua – Supervisor: Eng. Emiliano Pasquini.
Lecturer for course of "Laboratory of Materials for Transport Infrastructures" (A.Y. 2018/19) for Master Degree in Civil Engineering (2° year, 2° cycle), 48 hours (6CFU), in English.

Teaching assistant in the courses of: “Railway and airport infrastructures”, “Roads, Railways and Airports” and “Road Infrastuctures design” at the Department ICEA – University of Padua (from the A.Y. 2012/13 to A.Y. 2018/2019).
Visiting Professor at the National Advanced School of Public Works in Yaoundé (Camerun) to teach the course of “Railways and Airports” (from the A.Y. 2014/15 to A.Y. 2017/2018).
Recognized expert in the scientific disciplinary sector ICAR/04 “Roads, Railways and Airports” at the Department CAEE – University of Padua (from the A.Y. 2015/16 to A.Y. 2017/2018).

Partecipation at several (national and international) conferences, seminars and courses, also as speaker. Author of 40 papers and co-supervisor of 27 theses (master degree in Civil Engineering) in the last 3-year period (from A.Y 2013/14 to 2016/17). Reviewer for several International Journal: “Construction and Building materials” (Elsevier), “Journal of Testing and Evaluation” (ASTM International) and “Sustainability” (MDPI - Publons)

Member of:
- SIIV (Società Italiana Infrastrutture Viarie) from 2012,
- CIFI (Collegio Ingegneri Ferroviari Italiani) from 2013,
- AIIT (Associazione Italiana per l’ingegneria del Traffico e dei Trasporti) from 2014,
- IABMAS (International Association for Bridge Maintenance and Safety) from 2015.

Research areas
Research topics:
- Rheological-physical-mechanical characterization of bitumen, bituminous mixtures (hot mix asphalt, cold mix asphalt, etc.) and cement bound mixtures for road and airport infrastructures;
- Aggregates and materials, even unconventional, for road, railway and airport infrastructures;
- Road pavement for concrete bridge decks;
- Warm-Mix Asphalt;
- Design, construction and maintenance of railway infrastructures;
- Road safety;
- Life Cycle Assessment applied to the design, construction and maintenance of transport infrastructures;
- Building Information Modeling applied to the transport infrastructures (I-BIM).


Lecturer's Publications (PDF): 381E127EA93536BFAC4F3B1C40F5DBA1.pdf

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2018/19
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
IN0517 004PD INP7081019 6 2nd Year Second