Alberto Pavese is Associate Professor of Structural Engineering at the Department of Structural Mechanics at the Università  di Pavia. He took his Laurea degree at the Università  di Pavia (1987) and his PhD in 1992 at the Politecnico di Milano. His main research fields are: experimental methods and structural identification, diagnosis and modelling of monumental structures, seismic assessment of reinforced concrete bridges and buildings, development of expert systems for aided design and diagnosis of structures.


  • Pavese, A. [1999] "Studies on the seismic behaviour of the Leaning Tower of Pisa", Proc. 12th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Auckland, New Zealand, Paper No. 1935.
  • Calvi, G.M. and Pavese, A. [1998] "Optimal design of isolated bridges and isolation systems for existing bridges", Proceedings of the U.S.-Italy Workshop on Seismic Protective Systems for Bridges, Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research , Buffalo, N.Y., pp. 407-429.
  • Calvi, G. M. and Pavese, A. [1997] "Conceptual design of isolation systems for bridge structures", Journal of Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 193-218.
  • Calvi, G. M. and Pavese, A. [1995] "Displacement based design of building structures", Proceedings of the Fifth SECED Conference, Exeter, UK, pp. 127-132.