Background and activities
Education and Work Experience
- From May 2017 to May 2019: Postdoctoral fellow within MultiPACK at NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway)
- From January to March 2016: Visiting Ph.D. Student at SINTEF Energy Research (Norway)
- From November 2014 to June 2015: Visiting Ph.D. Student at DTU Technical University of Denmark (Denmark)
- From January 2014 to December 2016: Ph.D. Candidate at University of Udine (Italy)
- From January to June 2013: Trainee at KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden)
- From January 2011 to October 2013: Master of Science in Environmental Engineering at University of Florence (Italy)
- Climate-friendly Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump systems
- Transcritical R744 vapour-compression systems
- Two-phase ejectors for expansion work recovery in transcritical R744 vapour-compression systems
- Advanced exergy analysis
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2019) Thermodynamic Performance Investigation of Commercial R744 Booster Refrigeration Plants Based on Advanced Exergy Analysis. Energies. vol. 12.
- (2019) Multi-Ejector Concept: A Comprehensive Review on its Latest Technological Developments. Energies. vol. 12 (3).
- (2018) Advanced Thermodynamic Analysis of a Transcritical R744 Booster Refrigerating Unit with Dedicated Mechanical Subcooling. Energies. vol. 11 (11).
- (2018) Transcritical R744 refrigeration systems for supermarket applications: Current status and future perspectives. International journal of refrigeration. vol. 93.
- (2018) Crossing CO2 equator with the aid of multi-ejector concept: A comprehensive energy and environmental comparative study. Energy. vol. 164.
- (2018) Heat transfer and entropy generation analysis of alumina/water nanofluid in a flat plate PV/T collector under equal pumping power comparison criterion. Renewable Energy. vol. 120.
- (2017) Thermodynamic Performance Assessment of a CO2 Supermarket Refrigeration System with Auxiliary Compression Economization by using Advanced Exergy Analysis. International Journal of Thermodynamics. vol. 20 (4).
- (2017) Multi-ejector R744 booster refrigerating plant and air conditioning system integration – A theoretical evaluation of energy benefits for supermarket. International journal of refrigeration. vol. 75.
- (2017) State-of-the-art technologies for transcritical R744 refrigeration systems – a theoretical assessment of energy advantages for European food retail industry. Energy Procedia. vol. 123.
- (2017) Comparative Assessment of Low-GWP Based Refrigerating Plants Operating in Hot Climates. Energy Procedia. vol. 109.
- (2017) Assessment of Alumina Nanofluid as a Coolant in Double Pipe Gas Cooler for Trans-critical CO2 Refrigeration Cycle. Energy Procedia. vol. 109.
- (2017) Performance investigation of the CO2 gas cooler designs and its integration with the refrigeration system. Energy Procedia. vol. 123.
- (2016) Theoretical evaluation of supermarket refrigeration systems using R1234ze(E) as an alternative to high-global warming potential refrigerants. Science and Technology for the Built Environment. vol. 22 (8).
- (2016) Advanced exergy analysis of a R744 booster refrigeration system with parallel compression. Energy. vol. 107.
- (2016) Energy and environmental performance assessment of R744 booster supermarket refrigeration systems operating in warm climates. International journal of refrigeration. vol. 64.
- (2016) Modelling commercial refrigeration systems coupled with water storage to improve energy efficiency and perform heat recovery. International journal of refrigeration. vol. 69.
- (2017) Refrigeration systems for next generation supermarket applications - An overview of future-proof technologies. 2017. ISBN 978-620-2-27279-7.
Part of book/report
- (2018) Efficient R744 technology for supermarket heating, cooling and refrigeration - a theoretical assessment of energy advantages in various Spanish cities. Proceedings of the 13th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference, Valencia, 2018.
- (2018) A review on recent technological advancements in muliti-ejector concept. Proceedings of the 13th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference, Valencia, 2018.
- (2018) Energetic and environmental performance evaluation of AR744 multi-ejector enhanced parallel compression system in high ambient temperature locations. 5th IIR Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain : proceedings.