Fabio Favoino is an Assistant Professor of Building Physics and Technology in the Politecnico di Torino, Italy. His research focus on the integration of advanced high performance buidling envelopes in building, automotive and marine sector. He is a Co-author and active member of Cost Action TU1403 Adaptive Facades Network, of numerous international publications about the performance of different adaptive façade technologies. He had been working in the past 2 years with the façade team at Eckersley O’Callaghan, working on different façade and R&D projects in UK and overseas.
Mauro Corrado is an Assistant Professor of Solid and Structural Mechanics at the Politecnico di Torino, Italy. His research interests include fracture mechanics, computational mechanics, multi-physics and multi-scale analysis, mechanics of materials, structural glass. He is currently leading a project concerning the enhancement of the glass strength by means of functional coatings. He is member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Structural Glass and Advanced Materials Research.