Noemi Bonessio

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Project: METAseismic—Advanced seismic metamaterials

Bio: Noemi Bonessio invented a novel class of materials with advanced vibration-control properties for the seismic protection of equipment, buildings and infrastructure. She has worked as project scientist at UC Irvine’s mechanical and aerospace engineering department, postdoctoral scholar in the structural engineering department at UC San Diego, and as research affiliate at the Caltrans SRMD testing facility. Bonessio holds a Ph.D. in structural engineering from Sapienza University of Rome.