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Alessandro Toffoli

Associate Professor In Ocean Engineering
wave physics and statistics
breaking
Antarctic sea ice
marine renewable energy
ocean mixing and sea drag
science & technology
physical sciences
technology
freak waves
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Alessandro Toffoli

 
Division
Engineering
 
Primary Interest
Freak And Rogue Waves
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Alessandro Toffoli

 

Dr Toffoli has a wealth of experience in ocean and coastal engineering, physical oceanography and air-sea interactions, which includes research, teaching, consultancy, working at the Universities and industry. With a Master degree in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Turin (Italy) and PhD in Civil Engineering from the KU Leuven (Belgium), he went on working in shipping industry (DNVGL) in Norway, before joining Swinburne University of Technology (Australia) in 2009 as Research Fellow.

In 2012, he accepted a position of Reader in Coastal Engineering at Plymouth University (UK), and returned to Swinburne as Associate professor in Maritime Engineering in 2013. He now holds a position as Associate Professor in Ocean Engineering at the University of Melbourne. He is also Visiting Professor at K.U. Leuven (Belgium).

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2010

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science short term fellowship


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Associate Professor In Ocean Engineering

Infrastructure Engineering

Education


PhD in Civil Engineering

Katholiek Universiteit Leuven

Master in Civil Engineering

Polytechnic of Turin