MARCO GADOLA

MARCO GADOLA

Associate Professor and Head of Automotive Group
DIMI – Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Brescia, Italy

Main activities and research fields:
• vehicle dynamics
• vehicle subsystem design and testing
• tyres, suspension, full vehicle modelling and simulation
• software tools for vehicle design
• development of electric and hybrid vehicles
• high performance vehicle and racecar testing

Coordinator of the Automotive Engineering MSc course
Faculty advisor, UniBS Motorsport Formula SAE and Motostudent teams

EDUCATION AND TRAINING
20+ years of engineering consultancy in professional motorsport:
trackside engineering, data analysis, R&D, modelling and simulation, race strategy Endurance and sprint racing, GT cars, Le Mans prototypes, single seaters (F3, GP2)

1991 Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University of Brescia, Italy
1991-92 MSc in Automotive Product Engineering, Cranfield Institute of Technology (UK)
1993-95 PhD in Applied Mechanics, University of Brescia. Main subjects: vehicle dynamics and chassis design