CURRICULUM VITAE – PROF. ING. ANGELO CHIANESE Born in S. Agata dei Goti (Italy) on 28th of April 1943 Nationality Italian Address: Dept. of Chemical Engineering, University of Rome La Sapienza, via Eudossiana 18, I-00184 Rome, Italy EDUCATION AND JOB CAREER December 1967 Graduated in Chemical Engineering at University of Naples 1968-1980 Process Engineer for the Companies Snam Progetti in Milan and RumiancaSIR in Rome. 1980-2000 Associate Professor in Chemical Plant Design at University of L'Aquila and from 1988-89 at University of Rome “La Sapienza” 2000- Full Professor of Chemical Plant Design at University of Rome "La Sapienza" Faculty of Engineering INTERNATIONAL PLACEMENTS 1982-83 Research assistant for 6 months at University College London (UK) 1992 Visiting Professor for 3 months at ENSIGC Toulouse (France) 2004 Visiting Professor for 1 months at Morioka University (Japan), granted by JSPS INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES 1988- Starting of participation in the ERASMUS programme as member of a PIC 1995-2002 Responsible of the ERASMUS programme of the Faculty of Engineering and member of the Board of the SOCRATES University Committee 1995- Departmental responsible of the ERASMUS programme and promoter of more than 10 bilateral agreement 1998- Member of Ph. Thesis Committes at the University of Lyon, Ecoles des Mines, Technical University of Delft, University of Newcastle upon Tyne. 2002- SEFI member as representative of the University of Rome La Sapienza 2005- Member of the organising committee of the kick-off meeting of the TREE project and active member of this project. MEMBER OF NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 1988- Member of the“Ordine degli Ingegneri della Provincia di Roma” 1992- Member of the European Working Party Crystallization of the European Federation of Chemical Engineers - EFCE 1995- Member of the National Board of the Association the Italian Association of Chemical Engineers- AIDIC 1995-1998 President of the Lazio regional branch of AIDIC 1998- Director of the Department Particle Technology of AIDIC 2003- Coordinator of the Italian Delegates at the scientific working parties of EFCE RESEARCH SKILL 1968-1982 Investigation on chemical reaction engineering and unit operations on the basis of experimental work by using lab and pilot scale apparatuses. Modelling of equipment at pilot and industrial scale to accomplish catalytic fixed bed and gas-liquid chemical reactions and to separate liquid mixture by distillation operation. 1982- Research work on Industrial Crystallization from liquid solution and from melt. The experimental investigation and modelling concerned a number of subjects as crystallizer design, unit operation optimization, kinetics measurements and process development. Most of the research projects were performed in collaboration with industrial companies and in several cases they concerned the improvement of the industrial operations. 4 projects were funded by European Commission; two of them are in progress. 1997-98 Responsible of a research bilateral project with the University of Newcastle, funded by the Italian Research Council, entitled “Process Intensification: rotating disc contactors precipitation reactors” 2002- Responsible of a research bilateral project with the University Mendeleiev of Moscow on precipitation. 2002 Chairman of the 15th International Symposium on Industrial Crystallization, promoted by the European Working Party Crystallization, to be held in Sorrento on September 2002 1998 Coordinator of the Thematic Network CRYSOPT (contract no. BRRT-CT985071), Crystallization process: new technologies and optimisation, with 30 partners from 9 European Countries. Partner of the CRAFT European project CRYSEN contract no. G5STCT2000-50033, Development of sensor devices for industrial crystallization optimization., coordinated by the German company MESSO. Partner of the IMS European project SINC-PRO, contract no. G1RD-CT2002-00756, Self learning model for intelligent prediction control system for crystallization processes, in progress. Author of more than 130 papers on chemical engineering topics, published in international journals and Proceedings of international conferences, and of 5 patents.