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Renato Perucchio

Professor Of Mechanical Engineering And Biomedical Engineering
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Areas of expertise: Computational solid and structural mechanics, engineering and technology in Classical Antiquity

Press contact:
Leonor Sierra

Related Links:
Roman Structural Engineering Presentations

News Releases

Using 3D Digital Archeology to Preserve Cultural Heritage
November 26, 2013

Pre-Columbian Peru to be Celebrated at the University of Rochester
November 28, 2011

Goergen Awards Recognize Excellence in Teaching at Rochester
October 14, 2010

University of Rochester Doctoral Candidate Earns Fulbright Scholarship and NSF-CESRI Summer Fellowship
May 16, 2007

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Renato Perucchio's current research areas are in (a) biomechanics: computational modeling of soft and cardiac tissue structures undergoing developmental processes, and (b) structural and solid mechanics: computational modeling of the mechanics of monumental concrete domes and vaults from Roman Imperial architecture. Current projects include: Structural Design of Roman Concrete Domes at Hadrian's Villa, The Grande Aula (Great Hall) of Trajan's Markets, Computational Modeling of Developmental Processes, and Mechanics of Looping in the Embryonic Heart