MIMOS Award for Best Student Thesis on Modeling, Simulation and Virtual Reality Application
The current edition of the MIMOS Award has been finalized with the winners announcement for both Bachelor's degree and PhD.
The Bachelor winner thesis title is “Biomechanical analysis of a human knee joint
” by Vito Cacucciolo from Mechanical Engineering of Bari Technical University.
The PhD winner thesis is “Parallel and evolutionary applications to cellular automata models for mitigation of lava flow invasions
” by Giuseppe Filippone from Computer Science and Mathematics of University of Calabria.
Other finalists and special mention are the following:
“Generalized Trackball and 3D Touch Interaction”, by Luigi Malomo from Computer Science of University of Pisa;
“Numerical simulation for aerodynamical mapping of race car”, by Jacopo Canestri from Mechanical Engineering of Sapienza University of Rome;
“Islamic terrorism model analysis by system dynamics”, by Alessandro Cardazzone from Business Strategy, of Milan Cattolica University of Sacro Cuore;
“Study and development of a simulation platform for surface vessels”, by Michele Martelli from Naval Engineering of University of Genoa;
“Artificial Pancreas: from modelling and control design to SW implementation and clinical data analysis”, by Chiara Toffanin from Electronics Engineering of University of Pavia;
“Modelling and Simulating Human Behaviour in Buildings”, by Davide Simeone from Civil Engineering of Sapienza University of Rome.
The Award Ceremony will take place on 12 November this year in Rome.
On next 12 November in Rome, just after MIMOS Award Ceremony completion, there will be the MIMOS Convention to allow all Corporate ad Affiliated Members to present themselves in order to establish or reinforce business opportunity within the Italian simulation community.
- I3M: 11th International Multidisciplinary Modeling & Simulation Multi-Conference (http://www.liophant.org/i3m/) - Bordeaux (France), 10-12 September 2014
- SALENTO AVR 2014: The 1st International Conference on Augmented and Virtual Reality http://www.salentoavr.it/ - Lecce (Italy), 17-20 September 2014