Faculty of Engineering

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Mathias Tolomeo

Research Fellow, Faculty of Engineering



Mathias Tolomeo holds a BSc in Civil Engineering from Politecnico di Bari (Italy) and a MSc in Geomechanics, Civil Engineering and Risks from Université Grenoble Alpes (France). He then completed a PhD in Geomechanics at Université Grenoble Alpes, working on the transmission of interparticle contact forces in granular materials, and the estimation of such forces from experiments.

Expertise Summary

Mathias' research focuses on the mechanics of granular materials, in particular on their numerical modelling through the Discrete Element Method. He currently works on the DEM modelling of railway ballast.

Faculty of Engineering

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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