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Dr Marco Corradi

Associate Professor

Department: Mechanical and Construction Engineering

Marco Corradi

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Corradi is actually an Associate Professor at the University of Northumbria, UK. He has 20 years experience including eight years as an aggregate professor at the University of Perugia, Italy. From 1998 to 2013  Dr  Corradi was Coordinator and Lecturer of the course “Mechanics of Structures” and “Experimental analysis of existing structures”. With an internationally recognised research profile in the field of structural analysis and retrofitting of historic constructions, he has been invited as a guest speaker at numerous research seminars in universities across Europe and USA. In addition, he sit on the editorial board of 4 scientific engineering journals. Dr Corradi is an Editor of Journal of Construction and Building Materials, edited by Elsevier. The research component focuses on the use of new advanced materials for upgrading of existing masonry and wood historic constructions. He is also a chartered member of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IstructE) and a fellow of the High Education Academy (HEA). He is also an honorary partner of the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He is author of 254 articles and 4 books.

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • A repair method of cracked shear walls with stainless steel, Corradi, M. 8 May 2022, In: Composite Structures
  • Design Criteria for Masonry Reinforcement with Composite Reinforced Mortars (CRM), Borri, A., Castori, G., Corradi, M. 7 Apr 2022, In: Key Engineering Materials
  • Unified approach for the web crippling design of cold-formed channels: Carbon steel, stainless steel and aluminium, McIntosh, A., Gatheeshgar, P., Gunalan, S., Kanthasamy, E., Poologanathan, K., Corradi, M., Higgins, C. 24 Feb 2022, In: Journal of Building Engineering
  • Vegetal Fiber Additives in Mortars: Experimental Characterization of Thermal and Acoustic Properties, Quintaliani, C., Merli, F., Fiorini, C., Corradi, M., Speranzini, E., Buratti, C. 23 Jan 2022, In: Sustainability
  • Web Crippling Behaviour of Cold-Formed High Strength Steel Unlipped Channel Beams, Kanthasamy, E., Alsanat, H., Poologanathan, K., Gatheeshgar, P., Corradi, M., Thirunavukkarasu, K., Dissanayake Mudiyanselage, M. 2 Mar 2022, In: Buildings
  • Web crippling behaviour of cold-formed high-strength steel unlipped channel beams under End-One-Flange load case, Kanthasamy, E., Chandramohan, D., Shanmuganathan, G., Poologanathan, K., Gatheeshgar, P., Corradi, M., McIntosh, A. 25 Mar 2022, In: Case Studies in Construction Materials
  • Characteristics of CFRP Strengthened Masonry Wallettes under Concentric and Eccentric Compression, Thamboo, J., Navaratnam, S., Poologanathan, K., Corradi, M. 1 Jun 2021, In: Case Studies in Construction Materials
  • Fire performance of innovative 3D printed concrete composite wall panels – A Numerical Study, Suntharalingam, T., Perampalam, G., Upasiri, I., Poologanathan, K., Nagaratnam, B., Corradi, M., Nuwanthikaa, D. 1 Dec 2021, In: Case Studies in Construction Materials
  • Full size testing and detailed micro-modeling of the in-plane behavior of FRCM–reinforced masonry, Castori, G., Corradi, M., Sperazini, E. 13 Sep 2021, In: Construction and Building Materials
  • Influence of different set-up parameters on the bond behavior of FRCM composites, Bellini, A., Aiello, M., Bencardino, F., de Carvalho Bello, C., Castori, G., Cecchi, A., Ceroni, F., Corradi, M., D'Antino, T., De Santis, S., Fagone, M., de Felice, G., Leone, M., Lignola, G., Napoli, A., Nisticò, M., Poggi, C., Prota, A., Ranocchiai, G., Realfonzo, R., Sacco, E., Mazzotti, C. 15 Nov 2021, In: Construction and Building Materials

Professional Activity

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Membership of committee: The Institution of Structural Engineers (External organisation) 2021
  • Membership of committee: The Institution of Structural Engineers (External organisation) 2020
  • Editorial work: Polymers (Journal) 2020
  • Membership of committee: AICO — the Italian Association of COmposites materials (External organisation) 2019
  • Editorial work: Construction and Building Materials (Journal) 2018
  • Editorial work: International Journal of Masonry Research and Innovation (Journal) 2018
  • Editorial work: Journal of Composites for Construction (Journal) 2018
  • Editorial work: Advances in Civil Engineering (Journal) 2017
  • Membership of committee: Ordine degli Ingegneri, Terni, Italy (External organisation) 2016
  • Membership of network: Engineering Council (External organisation) 2015

PGR Supervision

  • Stephen Napper Start Date: 26/02/2020 End Date: 06/05/2020


  • Civil Engineering Other Qualification June 01 2015
  • Civil Engineering Other Qualification January 01 2010
  • Engineering Other Qualification January 01 2008
  • Civil Engineering Other Qualification April 01 2002
  • Civil Engineering PhD September 01 1998
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

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