- Massimiliano Barbolini took his degree in Aeronautical Engineering in 1996 at the Politecnico of Milano, and his PhD in 2000 at the Graduate School in Civil Engineering of the University of Pavia.
- He took part in the EC Project SAME (Snow Avalanche Mapping and Warning Systems in Europe) within the Fourth Framework Program. Presently, he has a research fellowship from the Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering Department of the University of Pavia, and he is taking part in the EC Project CADZIE (Catastrophic Avalanches: Defence Structures and Zoning in Europe) within the Fifth Framework Program.
- His research activity mainly focuses on snow avalanche modelling and hazard mapping.
- e-mail: Massimiliano.Barbolini@unipv.it