EDUCATION:
• Laurea cum laude in Building Engineering / Architecture, University of Pavia (2001)
• Visiting Scholar at the University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive – La Jolla California 92093 (USA) (2003). Research activities on antiseismic devices
• MSc in Seismic Engineering, European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk (2004)
• PhD in Seismic Engineering, University of Pavia (2004)

CURRENT POSITION:
• Employee – Senior Researcher at EUCENTRE – European Centre for training and research in earthquake engineering, Pavia, Italy.
• Scientific Coordinator Tests on Bearings and Seismic Isolation Devices at the experimental lab TREES Lab of EUCENTRE

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES:
• Date (period) November 2006 – October 2007
Employer (name and address)
European Centre for Training and Research in Earthquake Engineering (EUCENTRE)
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
Research Institute
Main Task
Consulting activity in the research section of RC structures and in the experimental Lab
• Date (period) November 2005 – October 2007
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Research Scientist
Main Task
Development of displacement-based adaptive pushover methods
• Date (period) April 2005 – December 2005
Employer (name and address)
Structural Engineering Department, University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA , 92093-0085, USA
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Post doctoral research scholar
Main Task
Research in continuous monitoring of the performance of isolated bridges
• Date (period) December 2004 – June 2005
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Research Assistant
Main Task
Development of a methodology for design and assessment of RC continuous-span bridges, employnig as analysis tool a displacement-based adaptive pushover algorithm
• Date (period) January – July 2004
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Research Assistant
Main Task
Seismic Risk Assessment of R.C. structures by nonlinear pushover and time history analyses
• Date (period) May – September 2004
Employer (name and address)
B uilding and Territory Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia, Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Consultant
Main Task
Collaboration in compiling the criteria for the landscape evaluation of architectural projects in the city of Lodi (Italy)
• Date (period) January – April 2004
Employer (name and address)
Building and Territory Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia, Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Consultant
Main Task
Collaboration to the project “Contratti di Quartiere II”, for the city of Bollate (Milano, Italy)
• Date (period) May – July 2001
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Research Assistant
Main Task
Research Activity (nonlinear analyses of historical structures)

UNIVERSITY TEACHING EXPERIENCES:
• Date (period) June 2012
Employer (name and address)
Istituto Universitario Di Studi Superiori, Collegio del Maino – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Coordinator
Main Task
Coordination course Post-earthquake damage assessment of normal buildings by means of the Italian Civil Protection’s AeDES Forms and/or detailed performance assessment of lifeline structures and infrastructures through in-situ testing. Worldwide dissemination of damage assessment data
• Date (period) June 2012
Employer (name and address)
Istituto Universitario Di Studi Superiori, Collegio del Maino – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Invited Lecturer
Main Task
Seminar “DRHOUSE PROJECT” within the course “Earthquake Crisis Management” – UME School

• Date (period) Academic Years 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2010-2011
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Teaching Assistant
Main Task
Teaching Assistant of the course “Fundamentals of Structural Design” for the Degree of Building Engineering/Architecture (Prof. A. Pavese)
• Date (period) April – July 2006
Employer (name and address)
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia,
Via Ferrata n° 1 – 27100 Pavia, Italy
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Lecturer
Main Task
Teaching Assistant for Design Lab B (II year, Specialist Degree in Civil Engineering)
• Date (period) April 2006
Employer (name and address)
European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk (Istituto Universitario Di Studi Superiori, Collegio del Maino – 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Lecturer •
Main Task
Teaching Assistant for Graduate Course: Dynamic Analysis of Structures
• Date (period) February 2005 – march 2005
Employer (name and address)
European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk (Istituto Universitario Di Studi Superiori, Collegio del Maino – 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Lecturer
Main Task
Teaching Assistant for Graduate Course: Basics of Seismology and Seismic Hazard Assessment
• Date (period) September 2004
Employer (name and address)
European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk (Istituto Universitario Di Studi Superiori, Collegio del Maino – 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Field
University
Employment (Position)
Lecturer
Main Task
Teaching Assistant for Graduate Course: Supplemental Damping and Seismic Isolation

• Date (da – a) Anno Accademico 1998/1999, 1999/2000 e 2001/2002
Nome e indirizzo del datore di lavoro
Facolta’ di Ingegneria dell’Universita’ degli Studi di Pavia
Tipo di azienda o settore
settore universitario
Tipo di impiego
Tutore
Principali mansioni e responsabilità
Tutorato per i corsi di Analisi Matematica 1 e 2 tenuti dal Prof. M.L. Bernardi, dal Prof. F. Brezzi e dal Prof. U.P. Gianazza presso la Facolta’ di Ingegneria dell’Universita’ degli Studi di Pavia.
• Date (da – a) Anno Accademico 2000/2001
Nome e indirizzo del datore di lavoro
Facolta’ di Ingegneria dell’Universita’ degli Studi di Pavia
Tipo di azienda o settore
settore universitario
Tipo di impiego
Tutore
Principali mansioni e responsabilità
Tutorato per il corso di Architettura tecnica presso la Facolta’ di Ingegneria dell’Universita’ degli Studi di Pavia.

PUBLICATIONS:

journal papers
• Date (da – a) Agosto 2013 •
Tipo
Articolo (rivista): (R. Pinho, M. Marques, R. Monteiro, R. Delgado [2013]), “Evaluation of Nonlinear Static Procedures in the Assessment of Building Frames”, Earthquake Spectra In Press. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1193/100910EQS169M
• Date (da – a) Dicembre 2012 •
Tipo
Articolo (rivista): (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, S. Peloso [2012]), “Valutazione delle strutture nella fase post terremoto. Il modulo sviluppato da Eucentre e l’attività sul campo”, Progettazione Sismica, issue 3, (37-48)
• Date (period) December 2009 •
Type
Journal Paper: (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, S. Peloso [2009]), “Seismic Response of the San Salvatore Hospital of Coppito (L’Aquila) during the 6th April 2009 earthquake”, Progettazione Sismica, issue 3, Special Abruzzo, Italian (163-176) and English (159-172)
• Date (period) March 2009 •
Type
Journal Paper: (G. Benzoni, C. Casarotti , [2009]), “Effects of Vertical Load, Strain Rate and Cycling on the Response of Lead-Rubber Seismic Isolators”, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 13:293–312
• Date (period) June 2009 •
Type
Journal Paper: (C. Casarotti , R. Monteiro and R. Pinho, [2009]), “Verification of spectral reduction factors for seismic assessment of bridges”, Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 2
• Date (period) February 2009 •
Type
Journal Paper: (R. Pinho, R. Monteiro, C. Casarotti, R. Delgado [2009]), “Assessment of Continuous Span Bridges through Nonlinear Static Procedures”, Earthquake Spectra, 25 (1), 143-159
• Date (period) January 2007 •
Type
Journal Paper: (R. Pinho, C. Casarotti, S. Antoniou, [2007]), “A comparison of Single-Run Pushover Analysis Techniques for seismic assessment of bridges”, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics (Wiley & Sons) , DOI: 10.1002/eqe.684, vol 36(10), pp. 1347-1362
• Date (period) January 2007 •
Type
Journal Paper: (C. Casarotti, R. Pinho, [2007]), “An adaptive capaci ty spectrum method for assessment of bridges subjected to earthquake action”, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (Springer), DOI 10.1007/s10518-007-9031-8, vol 5(3)
• Date (period) June 2006 •
Type
Journal Paper: (C. Casarotti, R. Pinho, [2006]), “Seismic response of continuous span bridges through fibre-based finite element analysis”, Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibrations 5(1)
• Date (period) Autumn 2004 •
Type
Journal Paper: (G.M. Calvi, P. Ceresa, D. Bolognini, C. Casarotti, F. Auricchio, [2004]), “Effects of axial force variation in the seismic response of bridges isolated with friction pendulum systems”, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 8 (Special Issue 3).

monography / research / technical reports
• Date (period) XX 2013 •
Type
Book Chapter: (C. Casarotti, M. Furinghetti, A. Pavese, [2012]) “ Evaluation of Response of an Isolated System Based on Double Curved Surface Sliders”, Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-6573-3_19, Springer

• Date (period) January 2012 •
Type
Book Chapter: (S. Peloso, A. Pavese, C. Casarotti, [2012]) “ Eucentre TREES Lab: Laboratory for Training and Research in Earthquake Engineering and Seismology”, Role of Seismic Testing Facilities in Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering: SERIES Workshop, Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Enginnering 22, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-1977-4_4, Springer

• Date (period) May 2008 •
Type
Research Report: (G. Benzoni, C. Casarotti, [2008]) “Performance of Lead-Rubber and Sliding Bearings under Different Axial Load and velocity Conditions”, Report No.SRMD2006/05-rev3, Department of Structural Engineering University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California.
• Date (period) December 2005 •
Type
Research Report: (C. Casarotti, R.Pinho, G.M. Calvi, [2005]) “Adaptive Pushover based methods for seismic assessment and design of bridge structures”, European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk Research Report No. 2005/06, (IUSS Press, Pavia, Italy)
• Date (period) September 2005 •
Type
Technical Report: (G. Benzoni, C. Casarotti, D. Innamorato, [2005]), “Production Tests of Maurer-Söhne Sliding Bearings – August 23-26, 2005”, Report No SRMD–2005/09, Vol 1-4, Charles Lee Powell Structural Research Laboratories Caltrans SRMD Test Facility Department of Structural Engineering, University of California, San Diego
• Date (period) June 2005 •
Type
Technical Report: (G. Benzoni, C. Casarotti, D. Innamorato, [2005]), “Prototype Tests of Maurer-Söhne Sliding Bearings – April 19-28, 2005”, Report No SRMD–2005/06, Vol 1-6, Charles Lee Powell Structural Research Laboratories Caltrans SRMD Test Facility Department of Structural Engineering, University of California, San Diego

• Date (period) September 2002 •
Type
Graphic Design and Editing of the publication: “Architettura e Territorio”, A. Bugatti, ed. CLUEP Paper: “Cosa rimane”, in “Architettura e Territorio”, A. Bugatti, ed. CLUEP

conference proceedings, invited talks
• Date (period) June 2013 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (M. Dolce, A. Goretti, A. Pavese, C. Casarotti, L. Ponticelli, C. Bolognese, [2013]), “DrHouse Project. The Patras, Greece, exercise of the Build-Safe macromodule”, L’Ingegneria Sismica in Italia (ANIDIS 2013), June 30, July 04, 2013, Padova (Italy)
• Date (period) August 2012 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, [2012]), “DRHOUSE project: the ASA module for the post earthquake structural assessment”, 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2012, Davos, Switzerland, Aug 2012
• Date (period) May 2011 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper:: (A. Pavese, C. Casarotti, M. Furinghetti [2011]), “Evaluation of response of an isolated system based on double curved surface sliders”, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2011), paper #375, Rhodes, Greece, 25–27 May 2011
• Date (period) September 2010 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, S. Peloso, A. Pavese, [2010]), “Seismic response of the hospital facilities during the 2009 Abruzzi earthquake”, 14th European Conference On Earthquake Engineering (14 ECEE 2010), paper #673, Ohrid, Macedonia, 30 Aug – 03 Sept 2010
• Date (period) September 2010 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, S. Peloso, A. Pavese, [2010]), “The L’Aquila earthquake of April 6th 2009: seismic response of the hospital facilities”, 4 th International Conference On Structural Engineering, Mechanics And Computation (SEMC 2010), paper #357, Cape Town, South Africa, 06 – 08 Sept 2010
• Date (period) June 2009 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, [2009]), “Experimental parameter calibration, uncertainties propagation and parameter sensitivity of a phenomenological model for elastomeric bearings”, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2009), paper #229, Rhodes, Greece, 22–24 June 2009
• Date (period) June 2009 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, F. Dacarro, A. Pavese, S. Peloso, [2009]), “Mobile Unit for fast experimental post-earthquake vulnerability assessment”, L’Ingegneria Sismica in Italia (ANIDIS 2009), June 28- July 02, 2009, Bologna (Italy)
• Date (period) June 2009 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, S. Peloso, F. Lunghi, [2009]), “NEARB-OPCM3274: system identification of a torsionally coupled building”, L’Ingegneria Sismica in Italia (ANIDIS 2009), June 28- July 02, 2009, Bologna (Italy)
• Date (period) June 2009 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, [2009]), “Experimental parameter characterization of a phenomenological model for elastomeric isolators”, L’Ingegneria Sismica in Italia (ANIDIS 2009), June 28- July 02, 2009, Bologna (Italy)
• Date (period) October 2008 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, A. Pavese, [2008]), “Study of a phenomenological model for elastomeric bearings”, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing (China), October 12-17, 2008
• Date (period) October 2008 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (A. H. Airouche, C. Casarotti, B. K. Thoen, F. Dacarro, and A. Pavese [2008]), “Numerical modeling and experimental identification of the EUCENTRE TREES Lab shake table”, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing (China), October 12-17, 2008
• Date (period) September 2008 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (R. Monteiro, C. Casarotti, R. Pinho, [2008]), “Using nonlinear static procedures for Seismic assessment of irregular viaducts”, 5 th European Workshop on the seismic behaviour of Irregular and Complex Structures (5EWICS), Catania (Italy), 16-17 September 2008
• Date (period) September 2008 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (R. Pinho, M. Marques, R. Monteiro, C. Casarotti, [2008]), “using the adaptive capacity spectrum method for seismic assessment of irregular frame”, 5 th European Workshop on the seismic behaviour of Irregular and Complex Structures (5EWICS), Catania (Italy), 16-17 September 2008
• Date (period) May 2008 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (R. Pinho, R. Monteiro, C. Casarotti, P. Delgado, [2008]), “Verification of nonlinear static procedures (NSP)”, Nonlinear Static Methods for design/assessment of 3D structures, Lisbon (Portugal), 5-6 May 2008
• Date (period) May 2008 •
Type
Invited Talk: (C. Casarotti, [2008]), “Data Reduction& Analysis Results of the test Dynamic Test of a 3-Storey Building – NEARB – OPCM 3274”, after the dynamic test of the Dynamic Test of a 3-Storey Building within the DPC-PE1 Project “NEARB – OPCM 3274, Numerical & Experimental Assessment of Recommendations inherent existing RC buildings in OPCM 3274”, Pavia (Italy), 20 May 2008
• Date (period) September 2007 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (R. Pinho, R. Bento, C. Bhatt, C. Casar otti, [2007]), “Método do espectro de capacidade adaptativo para a avaliação sísmica de estruturas”, (in portoguese) Sísmica 2007 – 7º Congresso de Sismologia e Engenharia Sísmica, Porto (Portugal), 26-28 2007
• Date (period) June 2007 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, L. Petrini, C. Strobbia, [2007]), “Calibration of non linear model parameters via inversion of experimental data and propagation of uncertainties in seismic fibre element analysis”, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2007), June 13-16 2007
• Date (period) June 2007 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, V.I. Bruno, R. Pinho, [2007]), “Una versione adattiva del Capacity Spectrum Method”, ANIDIS 2007 – XII Convegno Nazionale “L’Ingegneria Sismica in Italia”, Pisa, Italy, June 10-14 2007
• Date (period) April 2007 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (R. Pinho, C. Casarotti, [2007]), “An Adaptive Capacity Spectrum Method for seismic assessment of bridges”, 1 st US-Italy Seismic Bridge Workshop, Pavia, Italy, April 18-20 2007 (http://people.ce.gatech.edu/~rd72/italy/index.html)
• Date (period) Settembre 2006 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, R. Pinho, G.M. Calvi [2006]), “An Adaptive Capacity Spectrum Method For Assessment Of Bridges Subjected To Earthquake Action”, First European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Geneva, Switzerland, 3-8 September 2006
• Date (period) April 2006 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, R. Pinho, [2006]), “Application of an adaptive version of the capacity spectrum method to seismic design and assessment of bridges”, 8 th National Conference Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, April 18-22 2006
• Date (period) October 2005 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, G. Benzoni, [2005]), “Continuous Monitoring of Isolated Bridges: Parametric Analysis of the Effects of Damper Characteristics”, paper #04-508, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference 2005, 31 Oct – 01 Nov 2005, Sacramento CA
• Date (period) October 2005 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (G. Benzoni, C. Casarotti, [2005]), “Effects of Vertical Load and Velocity on the Isolation Bearing Performance. Lead-rubber Bearings”, paper #07-503, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference 2005, 31 Oct – 01 Nov 2005, Sacramento CA
• Date (period) June 2005 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: (C. Casarotti, G.M. Calvi, R. Pinho, [2005]), “Comparative Study Of Force-, Displacement- And Pushover-Based Approaches For Design Of Continuous Span Bridges”, Proceedings of the NATO SfP977231 Istanbul Workshop – Middle East Technical University ODTU, Ankara
• Date (period) June 2005 •
Type
Conf. Proc. Paper: ( R. Pinho, S. Antoniou, C. Casarotti, M. Lopez , [2005]), “An Innovative Displacement-Based Adaptive Pushover Algorithm For Assessment Of Buildings And Bridges”, Proceedings of the NATO SfP977231 Istanbul Workshop – Middle East Technical University ODTU, Ankara

seminars and conferences
• Date (period) April 2006 •
Type
Attending the 8 th National Conference Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, April 18-22 2006
• Date (period) June 2004 •
Type
Attending the IV Rose School International Seminar
• Date (period) September 2002 •
Type
Attending the 12° European Conference of Earthquake Engineering, and presentation: “Effects of axial force variation on the response of isolated bridges” (G. M. Calvi, P. Ceresa, D. Bolognini, F. Auricchio, C. Casarotti)
• Date (period) September 2002 •
Type
Tutor and Coordinator of the VIII International Design Seminar Urban Renewal and Town Culture 2002 – Faculty of Engineering, University of Pavia, Italy
• Date (period) June 2002 •
Type
Attending the II Rose School International Seminar
• Date (period) August 2001 •
Type
Attending the Seminario Internacional de projeto “Requalificacao urbana e cultura da cidade”, in Salvador De Bahia – Brasil
Annex C: Awards, Student Instructional Activities
• Date (period) June 2009 / May 2010 •
Type
MSc Dissertation Co-Supervision (with Prof. A. Pavese), European School for Advanced Studies in Reduction of Seismic Risk, MEES Program (IUSS, Pavia)
Dissertation: Biava, C., Development of a phenomenological model for elastomeric bearings.
• Date (period) September 2007 / April 2008 •
Type
Bachelor Thesis Co-Supervision (with Prof. A. Pavese), Structural Mechanics Department, Universisty of Pavia (Italy)
Thesis: Biava, C., Study of a phenomenological model for elastomeric bearings. (in Italian)
• Date (period) September 2006 / July 2007 •
Type
Bachelor Thesis Co-Supervision (with Dr. R. Pinho), Structural Mechanics Department, Universisty of Pavia (Italy)
Thesis: Busca, G., Comparative Study of a number of nonlinear static procedures for the seismic vulnerability assessment of buildings. (in Italian)
• Date (period) September 2006 / February 2007 •
Type
Bachelor Thesis Co-Supervision (with Dr. R. Pinho), Structural Mechanics Department, Universisty of Pavia (Italy)
Thesis: Bruno, V.I., Evaluation and optimization of a new nonlinear static procedure for the seismic vulnerability assessment of buildings. (in Italian)
• Date (period) May 2005 •
Type
Nevada Medal for Distinguished Graduate Student Paper In Bridge Engineer ing 2005, University of Nevada, Reno
Presented Paper: C. Casarotti, [2005], “Displacement-Based Adaptive Pushover For Seismic Assessment Of Bridges”
• Date (period) November 2005 •
Type
Structural Mechanics Department, Faculty of Engineering – University of Pavia, Italy
Research Fellowship
• Date (period) March – April 2005
Type
Winning Project of the Competition “Ideas for the historic center rehabilitation of San Genesio ed Uniti (Pavia, Italy). (Team work)

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