Imperial College London

DrStefanoDel Rosso

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Aeronautics

Research Associate







352Roderic Hill BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Stefano is a Research Assistant in the Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College London. His research interests include the mechanical characterisation of high performance materials, from quasi-static to dynamic loading regimes.

Stefano achieved a PhD in the Aeronautics Department, Imperial College London. The work focused on the manufacture and characterisation of high performance microbraids, and their direct use as the reinforcing phase within polymer composites.

Stefano is currently the Aeronautics Post-Doc representative for the Structure section.



Del Rosso S, Iannucci L, 2020, On the compressive response of polymeric cellular materials, Materials, Vol:13, ISSN:1996-1944

Del Rosso S, Iannucci L, Curtis P, 2019, Finite element simulation of the braiding process, Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes, Vol:5

Iannucci L, Del Rosso S, Curtis P, et al., 2018, Understanding the thickness effect on the tensile strength property of Dyneema®HB26 laminates, Materials, Vol:11, ISSN:1996-1944, Pages:1-18

Del Rosso S, Iannucci L, Curtis P, 2016, On the ballistic impact response of microbraid reinforced polymer composites, Composite Structures, Vol:137, ISSN:0263-8223, Pages:70-84


Del Rosso S, Iannucci L, Curtis PT, et al., 2016, Hybrid UHMwPE/carbon microbraids for ductile composites

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