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Matteo Aureli, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Associate Chair, Graduate Director
Department of Mechanical Engineering, MS 312
University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N. Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89557-0312

Office: Palmer Engineering (PE) 218
Tel: (775) 784-6973
Fax: (775) 784-1701
Email: maureli@unr.edu
Matteo Aureli


Professional Experience

Research Interests

Fluid-structure interaction, Vibration and dynamics, Smart materials and systems, Multiphysics modeling


Matteo Aureli received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy in 2005 and 2008, respectively. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering in 2012 from the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (today known as NYU Tandon).

He joined the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Nevada, Reno in 2013 where he currently serves as an Associate Professor as well as Associate Chair, Graduate Director of Mechanical Engineering. His research interests are in fluid-structure interaction, vibration and dynamics, smart materials and systems, and multiphysics modeling. His teaching interests span topics in engineering mechanics, mechanical vibrations, and controls.

Dr. Aureli received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award in 2019.