Institute for Research on Engines (IM)

Director

prof. VITTORIO ROCCO

Email: direttore@im.cnr.it
Phone number: +39 081 7177 211

Curriculum (IT)

Profile


Since February 2014 he has been Director of the Institute for Engine Research (IM- CNR), being granted unpaid leave from the role of Full Professor at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Rome "Tor Vergata".
The main research themes developed in recent years concern the fields of fluid dynamics and combustion in automotive engines, as well as , more generally, in heat engines, their impact on the environment and the use of alternative fuels.
He is author or co-author of about 150 mainly experimental, sometimes theoretical, internationally presented scientific publications.