Concrete and Earthquake Engineering Research Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

Mr Mattia Pesconi

Erasmus Student


Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street,
S1 3JD


Mattia obtained the Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering in 2014 at the Politecnico of Milano (Italy). He completed her Master (MSc) in Structural Engineering at the University of Pavia (Italy) in 2016. His master's dissertation topic was "Influence of the thickness of the overburden cover on the seismic vulnerability of deep tunnels: numerical modeling and parametric analysis”. From 2015 he is member of research group of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at EUCENTRE (European Centre for Training and Research in Earthquake Engineering). From May to October 2016, Mattia is visiting the University of Sheffield as a researcher (post-graduate student) in the framework of “Erasmus+ Traineeships 2015-2016”, where he is currently working on the soil-structure interaction.