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									GIUSEPPE REGA: Curriculum Vitae

Born and Status: Rome, Italy, July 4, 1946. Italian. Married with two children.

Education
1959-1964, Classical Studies at Gymnasium-Lyceum “Virgilio”, Rome
1970, Laurea “cum laude”, Civil Engineering, University of Rome; UISAA Award to the Thesis

Academic Positions and Major Experience
1971-1974     Research Fellow, Institute of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of
              Rome La Sapienza
1974-1975     Italian Air Force Engineer Officer
1976-1977     Research Assistant, Institute of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of
              Rome La Sapienza
1978-1983     Assistant Professor of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of L’Aquila
1983-1986     Associate Professor of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of L’Aquila
1986-1995     Professor of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of L’Aquila
1986-1988     Chairman, Scientific Committee of Engineering Library, University of L’Aquila
1986-1993     Professor of Structural Mechanics, School of Transportation and Materials, Italian Army
1987-1992     Head, Department of Structural, Water and Soil Engineering, University of L’Aquila
1988-2002    Member, Ph.D. Program in Structural Engineering, University of Rome La Sapienza
1992          Chairman, Board of Department Heads and of Scientific Committee, University of L’Aquila
1992-1995     Member, Academic Senate for University Statutes, University of L’Aquila
1992-2002     Chairman, National Secretariat of Professors of Structural Mechanics
1995-         Professor of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Architecture, University of Rome La Sapienza
1998-         Chairman, Teaching and Research Evaluation Committee, Faculty of Architecture,
              University of Rome La Sapienza
1998-         Chairman, Division of Structural Mechanics at Faculty of Architecture, Department of
              Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, University of Rome La Sapienza
1998-         Member, National Committee for Air and Land Cableways, Ministry of Transportation
1999-2003     Member, Evaluation Committees for Professorships at the Universities of L’Aquila,
              Palermo, Ferrara, Reggio Calabria
2003-         Chairman, Ph.D. Program in Structural Engineering, University of Rome La Sapienza

Reviewer
ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, ASME Journal of Vibration
and Acoustics, European Journal of Mechanics A, International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics,
International Journal of Solids and Structures, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Applied Mechanics Review

Editorial/Advisory Boards Memberships
1990-1997      Meccanica
1991-1995      Chaos Solitons & Fractals
1994-          Nonlinear Dynamics
1995-          Journal of Vibration and Control
2000-          International Journal of Nonlinear Sciences and Numerical Simulation
2003-          Mathematical Problems in Engineering

Associate Editor
1996-          Chaos Solitons & Fractals

Editor-in-Chief
1998-2004     Meccanica

Scientific Society Memberships
Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (AIMETA)
International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM)
European Mechanics Society (EUROMECH)
Italian Society for Chaos and Complexity (SICC)
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Scientific Society Activities
1992-2002       Member, European Nonlinear Oscillations Conference Committee, EUROMECH
2003-           Advisory Board Member, Centre for Applied Dynamics Research, University of Aberdeen,
                Scotland, U.K.

Conferences/Minisymposia/Sessions Organized
1992 International Workshop Bifurcation and Chaos in Mechanical Systems, L'Aquila, Italy
1994 EUROMECH Colloquium 325 Bifurcation and Chaos in Solid and Structural Dynamics, L'Aquila,
      Italy (with F. Pfeiffer)
1999 Sessions on Nonlinear Mechanics and Phenomena, Symposium on Nonlinear Vibrations and
      Perturbation Methods, ASME Mechanics and Materials Conference, Blacksburg, VA (with B.
      Balachandran)
2000 Minisymposium on Nonlinear Dynamics, 4th European Solid Mechanics Conference, Metz, France
2001 Minisymposium on Nonlinear Dynamics of Civil Engineering Systems, Euromech Colloquium 425
      on Nonlinear Dynamics, Control and Condition Monitoring, Aberdeen, Scotland
2003 IUTAM Symposium on Chaotic Dynamics and Control of Systems and Processes in Mechanics,
       Rome, Italy (with F. Vestroni)
2003 Minisymposium on Control of Nonlinear and Chaotic Systems, IMA Conference on Bifurcations:
      The Use and Control of Chaos, Southampton, U.K.
2004 Prenominated Session on Chaos in Fluid and Solid Mechanics, XXIth International Congress of
       Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Warsaw, Poland (with I. Mezic)

Conference Scientific Board Memberships
1992 XI AIMETA Congress, Trento, Italy
1993 1st European Nonlinear Oscillations Conference, Hamburg, Germany
1996 International Conference on Nonlinearity, Bifurcation and Chaos, Lodz, Poland
1997 XXII Yugoslav Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Vrnjacka Banja, Yugoslavia
1997 XIII AIMETA Congress, Siena, Italy
1999 17th ASME-DETC Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise, Las Vegas, NE
      (international representative)
2000 3rd International Conference on Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, Control and their Applications to
      Engineering Sciences, Campos do Jordao, Brazil
2001 Euromech Colloquium 425 on Nonlinear Dynamics, Control and Condition Monitoring, Aberdeen,
      Scotland
2001 18th ASME-DETC Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise, Pittsburgh, PA
      (international representative)
2001 6th Conference on Dynamical Systems: Theory and Applications, Lodz, Poland
2003 IMA Conference on Bifurcations. The Use and Control of Chaos, Southampton, England, U.K.
2003 6th International Symposium on Nonlinear Mechanics: Nonlinear Sciences and Applications, Nis,
      Serbia-Montenegro
2003 7th Conference on Dynamical Systems: Theory and Applications, Lodz, Poland
2004 Euromech Colloquium 457 on Nonlinear Normal Modes of Vibrating Systems, Fréjus, France
2004 Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Kharkov, Ukraine
2005 IMA Conference on Recent Advances in Nonlinear Mechanics, Aberdeen, Scotland, U.K.

Plenary Lectures
1996 2nd European Nonlinear Oscillations Conference, Prague, Czech Republic
1999 5th Conference on Dynamical Systems Theory and Applications, Lodz, Poland
2000 3rd International Conference on Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, Control and their Applications to
       Engineering Sciences, Campos do Jordao, Brazil
2001 XXIII Yugoslav Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Belgrade, Yugoslavia


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2003    6th International Symposium on Nonlinear Mechanics “Nonlinear Sciences and Applications”, Nis,
        Serbia-Montenegro
2004    Minisymposium on Integrity of Dynamical Systems, 4th World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts,
        Orlando, FL

Visitorships
2000 Visiting Professor, Department of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois
        at Urbana-Champaign

Recent Lectures/Seminars
University of Bologna, Italy; University of Catania, Italy; University of Messina, Italy; Politechnic of Milan,
Italy; University of Naples, Italy; University of Pavia, Italy; University lnstitute of Architecture, Venice,
Italy; Auburn University, AL; Cornell University, NY; Pennsylvania State University, PA; Virginia
Polytechnic Institute & State University, VA; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL

Recent Short Courses
1994 Introduction to Nonlinear Dynamics in Mechanical Systems, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
       (four lectures)
1994 Engineering Applications of the Dynamics of Chaos, Technical University Vienna, Austria (five
       lectures)
1997 Computational Methods in Structural Engineering. II. Nonlinear Dynamics Computations,
       Politechnic of Milan, Italy (two lectures)
1998 International School on Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos, Marrakech, Morocco (two lectures)

Teaching Advisory Boards Memberships
1999 Restructuring the Undergraduate Program, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Aristotle
       University Thessaloniki, Greece

International Research Projects Funded
1994-1997      Mechanical and geometrical properties of 3-dimensional structures of long biological
               macromolecules, INTAS Project Austria-Germany-Italy-Russia (Technical University
               Vienna, Technical University Darmstadt, University of L’Aquila, Moscow Institute of
               Applied Mathematics)
1995-1997      Theoretical and experimental methods in nonlinear dynamics, Italy-Morocco Bilateral
               Programme (University of L’Aquila, Faculty of Science-University Hassan II Aïn Chok
               Casablanca)
1999-2000      Dynamics of tethered satellite systems, Austria-Italy Bilateral Programme (Technical
               University Vienna, University of Rome La Sapienza)
1999-2001      Investigation of distributed passive dampers and active piezoelectric actuators as elements of
               intelligent structural control of nonlinear cable vibrations, Italy-Israel Cooperative
               Programme (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Haifa, University of Rome La
               Sapienza)

Current Research Interests
Nonlinear oscillations in applied mechanics and structural dynamics; Bifurcation and chaos in nonlinear
dynamics; Control of oscillations and chaos; Reduced-order modeling in solid and structural mechanics;
Wave propagation; Seismic vulnerability of monuments

Publications
    Edited Journal Issues                                       No. 4
    Refereed Journal Papers                                     No. 57
    Book Chapters/Contributions to Edited Volumes               No. 30
    Refereed Conference Papers                                  No. 47
    Institute/Department Reports                                No. 11
    Conference Abstracts                                        No. 44
    Monographs                                                  No. 1

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