Background and activities

Education and Work Experience 

  • From May 2017 onward: 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)


Research Interests

  • Climate-friendly refrigeration and heat pump technologies
  • Multi-ejector concept applied to both refrigeration and heat pump technologies operating in commercial and public buildings (e.g. supermarkets, gyms, spas, hotels)
  • "All-in-one" transcritical CO2 refrigeration systems for supermarket applications located in Southern Europe
  • Transcritical CO2 heat pump technologies for public and commercial buildings (e.g. hotels, gyms, spas)
  • 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

Journal publications


  • Gullo, Paride. (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

  • Gullo, Paride; Hafner, Armin; Banasiak, Krzysztof. (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.
  • Gullo, Paride; Hafner, Armin; Banasiak, Krzysztof; Minetto, Silvia. (2018) A review on recent technological advancements in muliti-ejector concept. Proceedings of the 13th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference, Valencia, 2018.
  • Gullo, Paride; Purohit, Nilesh; Dasgupta, Mani Sankar; Hafner, Armin; Banasiak, Krzysztof. (2018) Comparative study of various supermarket refrigerating systems in European climate context. 5th IIR Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain : proceedings.