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Mr Francesco Garita


Francesco Garita

Research Student

Academic Division: Energy, Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery

Research group: Energy

Telephone: +44 1223 746971


Research interests

Project type: Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher (ESR) funded by the European Union
Topic: Physics-Based Machine Learning in Thermoacoustics
Description: Adjoint-based sensitivity analysis is combined with automated experiments so that a computer can create an accurate model of a combustion system and eliminate thermoacoustic oscillations, without knowing all model parameters a priori

Peer-Reviewed Publications

L. Marocco, F. Garita, Large Eddy Simulation of liquid metal turbulent mixed convection in a vertical concentric annulus. Journal of Heat Transfer, 140 (7), (2018).
doi: 10.1115/1.4038858


Ph.D. in Engineering
University of Cambridge, UK
     01/2018 - present
Internship for M.Sc. Thesis
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
     09/2016 - 03/2017
Exchange M.Sc. Student in Mechanical Engineering
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
     09/2015 - 09/2016
M.Sc. (summa cum laude) in Energy Engineering
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
     10/2014 - 04/2017
B.Sc. (summa cum laude) in Energy Engineering
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
     09/2011 - 07/2014

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