Mechanics of solids and structures @ UNIBS
Publications - since 2013


  • G. Bordiga, L. Cabras, A. Piccolroaz, D. Bigoni, Prestress tuning of negative refraction and wave channeling from flexural sources, Applied Physics Letters 114 (2019) 041901
  • G. Bordiga, L. Cabras, D. Bigoni, A. Piccolroaz, Free and forced wave propagation in a Rayleigh-beam grid: flat bands, Dirac cones, and vibration localization vs isotropization", International Journal of Solids and Structures 161 (2019) 64-81
  • Leronni A., Bardella L., Influence of shear on the sensing of ionic polymer metal composites.
    European Journal of Mechanics A/Solids, 77, (2019), 103750.
  • Panteghini A., Bardella L., C.F. Niordson (2019). A potential for higher-order phenomenological strain gradient plasticity to predict reliable response under non-proportional loading, ``Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences'', vol. 475/2229, 20190258.
  • A. Salvadori, P. Wawrzynek, F. Fantoni, Fracture propagation in brittle materials as a standard dissipative process: effective crack tracking algorithms based on a viscous regularization, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 127 (2019) 221–238
  • Volpini V., Bardella L., Gei M. (2019). A note on the solution of the electro-elastic boundary-value problem for rank-two laminates at finite strains. Meccanica 54/13, 1971-1982 (Special Issue ``Mechanics of Extreme Materials'')


  • Agnelli S., Baldi F., Bignotti F., Salvadori A., Peroni I., Fracture characterization of hyperelastic polyacrylamide hydrogels, Engineering Fracture Mechanics 203 (2018) 54-65
  • Bardella L., Perini G., Panteghini A., Tessier N., Gupta N., Porfiri M. (2018). Failure of glass-microballoons/thermoset-matrix syntactic foams subject to hydrostatic loading, European Journal of Mechanics A/Solids, 70, 58-74.
  • Fantoni F., Bacigalupo A., Paggi M., Design of thermo-piezoelectric microstructured bending actuators via multi-field asymptotic homogenization, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 146-147 (2018) 319-336.
  • Krairi A., Matouš K, Salvadori A., A poro-viscoplastic constitutive model for granular materials at finite strains, International Journal of Solids and Structures 135 (2018) 289–300.
  • Panteghini A., Bardella L., On  the  role  of  higher-order  conditions  in  distortion  gradient plasticity, Journal  of  the  Mechanics  and  Physics  of  Solids  118  (2018)  293–321
  • Salvadori A., McMeeking R., Grazioli D., Magri M., A coupled model of transport-reaction-mechanics with trapping. Part I - small strain analysis, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids,114, (2018), 1-30
  • Salvadori A., Damioli V., Ravelli C., Mitola S., "Modeling and Simulation of VEGF Receptors Recruitment in Angiogenesis," Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2018, Article ID 4705472, 10 pages, 2018. 
  • Subber, W., Salvadori, A., Lee, S., Matouš, K, Uncertainty quantification of the reverse Taylor impact test and localized asynchronous space-time algorithm, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1979, art. no. 140005.(2018)


  • Bardella, L., (2017). Strain Gradient Plasticity, in Encyclopedia of Continuum Mechanics, Ed.  Altenbach, Holm and Oechsner, Andreas, 1-13
  • Damioli V., Ravelli C., Mitola S., Salvadori A., Beretta G.P., (2017). Chemo-mechanical-transport model of VEGFR2 driven by pro-angiogenic factors, Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 16700
  • Fantoni F., Bacigalupo A., Paggi M., Multi-field asymptotic homogenization of thermo-piezoelectric materials with periodic microstructure, Onternational Journal of Solids and Structures 120 (2017) 31-56.
  • Panteghini,A.  Bardella L. (2017), "Structural theory and finite element modeling of linear elastic sandwich beams subject to severe boundary conditions", European Journal of Mechanics A/Solids,393-407
  • Porfiri M., Leronni A., Bardella L. (2017). "An alternative explanation of back-relaxation in ionic polymer metal composites", Extreme Mechanics Letters, 13, 78-83.
  • Salvadori A., Lee S., Gillman A., Matouš K., Shuck C., Mukasyan A., Beason M., Gunduz I.E., Son S.F. (2017), Numerical and experimental analysis of the Young’s modulus of cold compacted powder materials, Mechanics of Materials, 112 56–70 
  • Shams A., Panteghini A., Bardella L., Porfiri M. (2017) A micromechanical model to study failure of polymer-glass syntactic foams at high strain rates. Computational Materials Science 135, 189-204.
  • Volpini A., Bardella L., Rodella A., Cha Y., Porfiri M. (2017). "Modelling compression sensing in ionic polymer metal composites.", Smart Materials and Structures, 26/3, 035030.
  • Zammarchi M., Fantoni F., Salvadori A.,  Wawrzynek  P., (2017) "High Order Boundary and Finite Elements for 3D Fracture Propagation in Brittle Materials", Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. 315 550–583


  • Grazioli, D., Magri,M., Salvadori A.,(2016), "Computational modeling of Li-ion batteries", Computational Mechanics, Review Article, Vol. 58, Issue 6, pp 889–909 
  • Lagioia R and Panteghini A (2016), "On the existence of a unique class of yield and failure criteria comprising Tresca, von Mises, Drucker-Prager, Mohr-Coulomb, Galileo-Rankine, Matsuoka-Nakai and Lade-Duncan", Proc. R. Soc. A. Vol. 472, pp. 2185
  • Martínez-Pañeda E., Niordson C.F., Bardella L. (2016). "A finite element framework for distortion gradient plasticity with applications to bending of thin foils." International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 96, pp 288-299.
  • Mattei O. and Bardella L. (2016), "A structural model for plane sandwich beams including transverse core deformability and arbitrary boundary conditions.", European Journal of Mechanics A-Solids 58, pp. 172-186
  • Nikolskiy D., Zammarchi M., Mogilevskaya S.G., Salvadori A.,(2016), "Three-dimensional BEM analysis of stress state near a crack-borehole system", Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, vol. 73, pp 133-143
  • Panteghini,A.  Bardella L. (2016), "On the Finite Element implementation of higher-order gradient plasticity, with focus on theories based on plastic distortion incompatibility", Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. vol 310, pp 840-865
  • Salvadori A., Fantoni F., (2016), "Fracture propagation in brittle materials as a standard dissipative process: general theorems and crack tracking algorithms", Journal of The Mechanics and Physics of Solids, vol. 95, pp 681-696




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