Daniele Barbani

Daniele Barbani
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
Occupation: Research fellow
Curriculum vitae:
  • Master degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Florence in 2008, defending the thesis: “Development of a LQR control algorithm for motorcycle driving in virtual environment”.
  • In 2012, he received a PhD in Industrial Engineering defending the thesis: “Motorcycle safety: analysis and development of integrated passive safety systems for motorcycle”.
  • His current research activity concerns passive safety in motorcycle accidents, mainly focusing on the realization of very complex and detailed virtual scenarios in order to research new solutions for rider protection, as well as to assess vehicle crashworthiness.
Field of work: Passive safety; motorcycle; airbag; fem; crash
e-mail: daniele.barbani@unifi.it
Telephone: +39 055 275 8697