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FULVIO MERCURI

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Personal Information

Name

FULVIO MERCURI

Nationality

Italian

Date of birth

11 Agosto, 1962

Contact Details

Address

Departmemnt of Industrial Engineering Rome Tor Vergata University – Via del Politecnico 1, 00133 Rome, Italy

Office Location

Building of Industrial Engineering ,2nd floor, Room n. 2116/62

Phone

39 06 72597188

Mobile

39 320 4394381

Fax

39 06 72597194

Email

Languages

Native Language

Italian

Others

English
Reading skills: excellent
Writing skills: excellent
Verbal skills: excellent

Curriculum

Current Position

Associated professor of Applied Physics (SSD FIS/07, SC 02/D1)
Rome “Tor Vergata” University – Department of Industrial Engineering.

Education

Master Degree in Physics at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”

Teaching

General Physics I – 9 CFU
Physics Applied to Cultural Heritage – 12 CFU

Research Activities
  • Non-destructive testing and evaluations in cultural heritage and industrial. Deterioration assessment in collagen based materials
  • Phase transition studies in liquid crystals, magnetic and collagen based materials
  • Photopyroelectric calorimetry for the simultaneous specific heat and thermal conductivity measurement
  • Multispectral and thermographic imaging of cultural heritage
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Research Activity

Publications (last 5 years)

Publications (last 5 years)
  1. Mercuri F, Caruso G, Orazi N, Zammit U, Ceccarelli S, Cicero C, Vadrucci M, Paoloni S (2020). Depth-Resolved Analysis of Double-Layered Cultural Heritage Artifacts by Pulsed Thermography. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 41, p. 6
  2.  Paoloni S, Mercuri F, Zammit U (2019). Analysis of UV Assisted Phase Transitions in Mixtures of Liquid Crystals with Photochromic Compounds by Photopyroelectric Calorimetry. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 40, p. 107
  3. Migliore L, Perini N, Mercuri F, Orlanducci S, Rubechini A, Thaller MC (2019). Three ancient documents solve the jigsaw of the parchment purple spot deterioration and validate the microbial succession model. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, vol. 9 (1), 1623
  4. Larciprete MC, Paoloni S, Orazi N, Mercuri F, Orth M, Gloy Y, Centini M, Li Voti R, Sibilia C (2019). Infrared emissivity characterization of carbon nanotubes dispersed poly(ethylene terephthalate) fibers. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMAL SCIENCES vol.146, 106109
  5. Cicero C, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Orazi N, Zammit U, Glorieux C, Thoen J (2019). Integrated adiabatic scanning calorimetry, light transmission and imaging analysis of collagen deterioration in parchment. THERMOCHIMICA ACTA, vol. 676, p. 263-270
  6. Caruso G, Paoloni S, Orazi N, Cicero C, Zammit U, Mercuri F (2019). Quantitative evaluations by infrared thermography in optically semi-transparent paper-based artefacts. MEASUREMENT, vol. 143, p. 258-266
  7. Vadrucci M, Borgognoni F, Cicero C, Perini N, Migliore L, Mercuri F, Orazi N, Rubechini A (2019). Parchment processing and analysis: Ionizing radiation treatment by the REX source and multidisciplinary approach characterization. APPLIED RADIATION AND ISOTOPES vol.149, p. 159-164
  8. Orazi N, Mercuri F, Zammit U, Cicero C, Alessandri O. C, Brinkmann V, Caruso G, Ferretti M, Paoloni S (2019). The Boxer at Rest and the Hellenistic Prince: A comparative thermographic study. JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE: REPORTS, vol. 24, p. 115-121
  9. Ceccarelli SOrazi NCicero C, Mercuri F, Zammit U, Paoloni S, Felici AC, Matera FNuzzo M (2019). Multi-band infrared imaging for the characterization of underlying elements in the Santa Maria in Cosmedin altarpiece, IMEKO TC4 International Conference on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, MetroArchaeo p. 439-443
  10. Perini N, Mercuri F, Thaller MC, Orlanducci S, Castiello D, Talarico V, Migliore L (2019). The stain of the original salt: Red heats on chrome tanned leathers and Purple spots on ancient parchments are two sides of the same ecological coin. FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY vol.10, 245911.
  11. Ceccarelli, S, Orazi N, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Zammit U, Petrucci F (2019). Mid-wave infrared imaging analysis of XVII century paintings on canvas of the Chigi Palace in Ariccia, IMEKO TC4 International Conference on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, MetroArchaeo pp. 160-165
  12. Paoloni S, Mercuri F, Zammit U, Leys J, Glorieux C, Thoen J (2018). Analysis of rotator phase transitions in the linear alkanes hexacosane to triacontane by adiabatic scanning calorimetry and by photopyroelectric calorimetry. THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, vol. 148, p. 094503
  13. Paoloni S, Mercuri F, Zammit U (2018). Communication: Optically induced decoupling of the smectic-A and nematic order parameters at the AN phase transition in phototropic liquid crystals. THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, vol. 149, p. 131103
  14. Cicero C, Pinzari F, Mercuri F (2018) 18th Century knowledge on microbial attacks on parchment: Analytical and historical evidence INTERNATIONAL BIODETERIORATION AND BIODEGRADATION vol.134, p. 76-82
  15. Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Cicero C, Zammit U, Orazi N (2018). Infrared emission contrast for the visualization of subsurface graphical features in artworks. INFRARED PHYSICS & TECHNOLOGY, vol. 89, p. 223-230
  16. Mercuri F, Caruso G, Orazi N, Zammit U, Cicero C, Alessandri OC, Ferretti M, Paoloni S (2018). Interface thermal conductance characterization by infrared thermography: A tool for the study of insertions in bronze ancient Statuary. INFRARED PHYSICS & TECHNOLOGY, vol. 90, p. 31-39
  17. Mercuri F, Buonora P, Cicero C, Helas P, Manzari F, Marinelli M, Paoloni S, Pasqualucci A, Pinzari F, Romani M, Terrei A, Verdi O, Rinati GV, Zammit U, Orazi N (2018). Metastructure of illuminations by infrared thermography. JOURNAL OF CULTURAL HERITAGE, vol. 31, p. 53-62
  18. Paoloni S, Zammit U, Mercuri F (2018). Photopyroelectric Calorimetry Investigations of 8CB Liquid Crystal-Microemulsion System. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 39, p. 33
  19. Orazi N, Paoloni S, Zammit U, Cicero C, Ferretti M, Caruso G, Alessandri OC, Paris R, Mercuri F (2018). Thermographic Investigation of Bronze Artefacts: Characterization of Structure Elements and Casting Faults in Masterpieces of the Bronze Statuary of Rome. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 39, p. 141
  20. Zammit U, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Pizzoferrato R (2018). Thermophysical Parameters Evaluation by Pyroelectric Detection. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 39, p. 122
  21. Migliore L, Thaller MC, Vendittozzi G, Mejia AY, Mercuri F, Orlanducci S, Rubechini A (2017). Purple spot damage dynamics investigated by an integrated approach on a 1244 A.D. parchment roll from the Secret Vatican Archive. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, vol. 7 (1), 9521
  22. Mercuri F, Orazi N, Paoloni S, Cicero C, Zammit U (2017). Pulsed Thermography Applied to the Study of Cultural Heritage. APPLIED SCIENCES, vol. 7, p. 1010
  23. Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Orazi N, Cicero C, Zammit U (2017). Pulsed infrared thermography applied to quantitative characterization of the structure and the casting faults of the Capitoline She Wolf. APPLIED PHYSICS. A, MATERIALS SCIENCE & PROCESSING, vol. 123, p. 327
  24. Mercuri F, Orazi N, Zammit U, Giuffredi A, Salerno CS, Cicero C, Paoloni S (2017). The manufacturing process of the Capitoline She Wolf: a thermographic method for the investigation of repairs and casting faults. JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE: REPORTS, vol. 14, p. 199-207
  25. Paoloni S, Mercuri F, Zammit U (2016). Simultaneous specific heat, thermal conductivity and imaging evaluations in thin samples of 8CB liquid crystal dispersed with microemulsion of DDAB/water micelles. THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, vol. 145, p. 124506
  26. Orazi N, Mercuri F, Zammit U, Paoloni S, Marinelli M, Giuffredi A, Salerno CS (2016). Thermographic analysis of bronze sculptures. STUDIES IN CONSERVATION, vol. 61, p. 236-244
  27. Pucci M, Cicero C, Orazi N, Mercuri F, Zammit U, Paoloni S, Marinelli M (2015). Active infrared thermography applied to the study of a painting on paper representing the Chigi’s family tree. STUDIES IN CONSERVATION, vol. 60, p. 88-96
  28. Mercuri F, Cicero C, Orazi N, Paoloni S, Marinelli M, Zammit U (2015). Infrared Thermography Applied to the Study of Cultural Heritage. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 36, p. 1189-1194
  29. Zammit U, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Marinelli M, Pizzoferrato R (2015). Photopyroelectric Calorimetry for the Thermal and Optical Evaluations Over Phase Transitions in Liquid Crystals. MOLECULAR CRYSTALS AND LIQUID CRYSTALS, vol. 614, p. 128-136
  30. Zammit U, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Marinelli M (2015). Photopyroelectric Calorimetry for the Thermal and Optical Study Over Phase Transitions. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMOPHYSICS, vol. 36, p. 1142-1149
  31. Zammit U, Mercuri F, Paoloni S, Marinelli M, Pizzoferrato R (2015). Simultaneous absolute measurements of the thermal diffusivity and the thermal effusivity in solids and liquids using photopyroelectric calorimetry. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, vol. 117, p. 105104
  32. Paoloni S, Mercuri F, Marinelli M, Pizzoferrato R, Zammit U, Kosa T, Sukhomlinova L, Taheri B (2015). Simultaneous calorimetric and polarization microscopy investigations of light induced changes over phase transitions in a liquid crystal-napthopyran mixture. THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, vol. 143, p. 134901