Riccardo Rubini

University of Southampton Highfield Campus · Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK R.Rubini@soton.ac.uk


Doctoral Researcher

University of Southampton

October 2017 - Present

Research Master

Von Karman Institute

September 2016 - July 2017

Short Training Period

Von Karman Institute

Equivalent tenure track lecturer located at the Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, UK

April 2013 - February 2017


University of Southampton

PhD Degree
School of Engineering; Liverpool, UK. PhD thesis about the developing of l1 sparsification technique for reduce order models in high Reynolds number flows.

October 2017 - Present

Von Karman Institute

Research Master Program

Nine months taugh program with final thesis about the Numerical study of the effect of the gas to wall temperature ratio on the bypass transition

September 2016 - July 2017

University of Genoa

MSc Degree

Aeronautical Engineering, equivalent First class; Department of Aerospace Engineering; Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Thesis concernig the development of a simplified model for the analysis of axial turbomachinery..

October 2014 - September 2016

University of Genova

BSc Degree

Mechanical Engineering, equivalent First class; Department of Mecanical Engineering, Scuola Politecnica di Genova, Italy.

Bachelor Degree with a thesis about the evaluation of the capabilities of a CFD Open Source software (OpenFOAM) on a mass and heat transfer industrial problem

September 2011 - October 2014


General Skills
  • Team work
  • Multitasking

Programming Languages & Tools
  • C++, Bash, HTML, Javascript
  • Python, Matlab
  • Grid Generation, CFD


Swimmer, Cyclist, Runner (Triathlon entusiastic to wrap it up). Nature and mountain lover: hiking sky running and freeride sking in winter time.

I have practiced competitive cycling and triathlon since I was a kid and keep enjoing them now.

I enjoy travelling around the world to discover new cultures and meet new friends.