Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff

Email: luigi.coppola@unibg.it

Phone: +39 035 2052030

Location: Bergamo


Fields of Interest and Expertise

Admixtures and mineral additives for mortars and concrete.

Deterioration, durability and repair of concrete structures.

Design of the concrete composition (mix-design).

Deterioration and restoration of historical buildings.

Corrosion and protection of rebars in reinforced concrete and reinforced pre-cast concrete structures.

 

Teaching

Structural Materials for Constructions, University of Bergamo

Chemistry and Technology of Materials for Repair and Maintenance, University of Bergamo

 

Curriculum Vitae

1989: Degree certificate in civil engineering at Ancona University.Degree thesis: “Steel corrosion in concrete immersed in seawater”.

1989-2001: Manager of the technical department and of the material testing laboratory at Enco, Engineering Concrete Company, at Spresiano (TV).

2001-2004: MAPEI S.p.A. Technical Service Manager.

2005 - present time: Professor at University of Bergamo - Faculty of Engineering.



Awards

2000: American Concrete Institute (ACI) and Canadian Institute of Materials, Energy and Transportation (CANMET) for the "Outstanding and sustained contributions to enhace the Durability of Concrete".

Unit

Publications

The Improvement of Durability of Reinforced Concretes for Sustainable Structures: A Review on Different Approaches

- Luigi Coppola - Beretta S. - Bignozzi M.C. - Bolzoni F. - Brenna A. - Marina Cabrini - Candamano S. - Caputo D. - Carsana M. - Cioffi R. - Denny Coffetti - Colangelo F. - Crea F. - De Gisi S. - Diamanti M.V. - Ferone C. - Frontera P. - Gastaldi M.M. - Labianca C. - Lollini F. - Sergio Lorenzi - Manzi S. - Marroccoli M. - Notarnicola M. - Ormellese M. - Tommaso Pastore - Pedeferri M. - Petrella A. - Redaelli E. - Roviello G. - Telesca A. - Todaro F.
Materials

Influence of acrylic latex and pre-treated hemp fibers on cement based mortar properties

- Candamano S. - Crea F. - Luigi Coppola - De Luca P. - Denny Coffetti
Construction and Building Materials

Pack rust corrosion evaluation on historical riveted steel bridges

- Sergio Lorenzi - Marina Cabrini - Luigi Coppola - Ferrari C. - Ferrari R. - Rizzi E. - Tommaso Pastore - Spirolazzi G. - Pisanelli G. - Cioffi C. - Lizzori E.
Metallurgia Italiana

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