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Taddei Fulvia, Biomedical Engineer


Date of Birth

Senior Engineer

Current assignment

Director of the Bioengineering & Computing Laboratory (BIC)

Title of qualification awarded

MS in Nuclear Engineering from University of Bologna (1997)

Other qualifications awarded

PhD in Biomedical Engineering from University of Bologna (2004)

Positions held
  • Since 1998 she worked as research Engineer at the Laboratorio di Tecnologia Medica at IOR.
  • From 2005 to 2018 she has coordinated the Computational Biomechanics Unit of the laboratorio di Tecnologia Medica..
  • From 2013 to now she is the Responsible of the Bioengineering & Computing Laboratory of the RIT Department.  
  • In 2018 she left the Laboratorio di Tecnologia Medica.

English: excellent


Excellent in numerical modelling technologies, biomedical imaging software and biomedical data fusion software.

Scientific activities
  • Publications (source Scopus, June 2021))
        • 86 publications in Impacted Journals..
        • H-index = 33; Citations: 3887
        • 9 publications have more than 100 citations.
  • A list of publications can be found at:
  • Awards
        • ESB SM Perren Award, 2014;
        • Journal of Engineering in Medicine, Best biomechanical paper published, 2004;
  • Peer-reviewing
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater, Bone, J Biomech, J Orthop Res, Clin Biomech, Med Eng Phys, Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin, Ann Biomed Eng, Biomech Model Mechanobiol, Proc Inst Mech Eng Part H, J Biomech Eng., Bone
Clinical and/or Scientific interests

Her research interests include: the development of automatic methods for the generation of subject-specific finite element models of bone segments from diagnostic images for the in-vivo prediction of fracture risk; finite element analysis of the biomechanical behaviour of prosthetic components; in-vivo muscles' forces prediction during various motor tasks.