Professor Vitelmo Bertero (1923–2016)

It is with deep sadness that we report the loss of our friend Professor Vitelmo Bertero. Professor Bertero was professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Bertero was ... Read more

UME PhD Admission

The Committee in charge of the evaluation of the UME School Doctoral applications has concluded the evaluation of the qualitications and the oral performance of the candidates.   The outcome of the evaluation can be consulted in ... Read more

UME PhD Admission: Outcome of the evaluations of qualifications

The Committee in charge of the evaluation of the UME School Doctoral applications has concluded the evaluation of the qualifications submitted by the applicants. The outcome of the evaluation can be consulted here. The UME School ... Read more

Short Course on Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Industrial Components for Quantitative Risk Analysis of Process Plants

Pavia, May 2 to May 6, 2016 Objectives of the course The main objective of this course is to familiarize students with the state-of-the-art in seismic risk analysis of process plants. At the end of the course, students should be ... Read more

The 2nd International Nigel Priestley Seminar

The 2nd International Nigel Priestley Seminar, named in honour of Prof. Nigel Priestley, co-founder of the ROSE School, will take place in Pavia on 19-20 May 2016. The Seminar corresponds to the 16th edition of the traditional UME ... Read more

Short Course on Base Isolation and Supplemental Damping for new and existing structures

Pavia, May 9 to May 13, 2016 Objectives of the course The course presents the fundamentals and application of Seismic design and analysis of base isolated structures, with particular focus to existing and new buildings, but ... Read more