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Dr Francesco Amoruso


Francesco Amoruso

Research Associatet in Heavy Vehicle Dynamics

Academic Division: Mechanics, Materials and Design

Research group: Applied Mechanics

Telephone: +44 1223 7 48540


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Research interests

Dr Francesco Amoruso  is a Research Associate at the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight.

He is interested in a variety of topics related to sustainable transport and road freight, including heavy vehicle dynamics and control, vehicle testing, and the development of innovative systems for transport applications.

Teaching activity

  • Supervisor for IB 2P5
  • Supervisor for 2A 3C5


Francesco obtained a BSc and two MSc degrees from the Polytechnic of Turin, Italy, and the University of Windsor, Canada, in 2013 and 2015 respectively. He then earned a PhD from the University of Cambridge.

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