Massimo Figari

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical, Electronic, Telecommunication Engineering and Naval Architecture (DITEN)
Università di Genova
E-mail: massimo.figari@unige.it
Page: http://it.linkedin.com/in/massimofigari

Fields of interest

Ship propulsion systems and ship auxiliary systems, performance simulation, control strategies, energy evaluation, ship environmental footprint

 

Recent publications

M. Altosole, M. Figari, M. Viviani:
6 dof simulation of maneuvering and propulsive performance of a waterjet propelled mega yacht,
10th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 2009, ISBN 978-960-254-686-4

M. Altosole, G. Benvenuto, A. Coraddu, M. Figari:
Simulation for the safety assessment of an innovative fast ferry,
NAV 2009, 2009, pp. 224-232.

M. Altosole, G. Dubbioso, M. Figari, M. Viviani, S. Michetti, A. Millerani Trapani:
Simulation of the dynamic behaviour of a CODLAG propulsion plant,
Warship 2010 Conference,2010, ISBN 978-1-905040-71-1.

S. Michetti, M. Ratto, A. Spadoni, M. Figari, M. Altosole, G. Marcilli:
Ship Control system wide integration and the use of dynamic simulation techniques in the Fremm project,
ESARS 2010 Conference, 2010, ISBN 978-1-4244-9092-9.

M. Figari, G. Vigna, S. Vignolo:
Dynamic simulation of the vertical–longitudinal motion of a variable-displacement dynamically supported high-speed craft,
Proc. IMechE Vol. 225 Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 2011, vol. 225 (1), pp. 1-16.

G. Benvenuto, M. Figari:
Dynamic simulation techniques for the evaluation of the propulsion system behavior,
Marine Technology and Engineering, A.A. Balkema Publishers – Taylor & Francis The Netherlands, 2011.

M. Figari, S. Vignolo:
Effect of mass and inertia changes on on the equations of motion of a vessel,
17th International Conference on Ships and Shipping Research, 2012, ISBN 978-88-904394-4-5

M. Figari, M. D’Amico, P. Gaggero:
Evaluation of ship efficiency indexes,
Sustainable Maritime Transportation and Exploitation of Sea Resources. 2011, pp. 621–627.

A. Coraddu, M. Figari, S. Savio:
Energy efficiency index statistical analysis through vessel operating data,
Proceedings of the 2012 International Research Conference on Short Sea Shipping, 2012, ISBN: 978-972-98324-6-8.

A. Coraddu, M. Figari, S. Savio:
Probability of achieving the energy efficiency index by Monte Carlo simulation,
Managing Reliability and Maintainability in the Maritime Industry, 2012, ISBN 978-1-905040-95-7.