Bakgrunn og aktiviteter

  • Master of Science at the "Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna" in Mechanical Engineering, LM-33 Class with a specialisation in Turbo-machinery and Internal Combustion Engines.

  • Visiting master student at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU in Trondheim to complete the Master's Thesis, from August 2018 to December 2018.

  • Part of the team for the "051 Challenge" Project at the University of Bologna, taking part in the design of the sailboat "Defender" competing in the student regatta "1001 Vela Cup" 2018 edition.

  • Currently developing Hydrogen Fuel Cell applications for the Maritime industry in cooperation with IFE (Institute of Energy Technology) at the Department of Marine Technology NTNU.


Balestra, Lorenzo, Nejad, Amir R., and Naldi, Giovanni. "On Design and Analysis of a Drivetrain Test Rig for Wind Turbine Health Monitoring." Proceedings of the ASME 2019 38th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering. Volume 10: Ocean Renewable Energy. Glasgow, Scotland, UK. June 9–14, 2019. V010T09A016. ASME.