Rachele Napolitano


PostDoctoral Researcher – ING-IND/12


Prof. Gian Marco Revel

Research Areas

Her research activity is based on the analysis and the evaluation of complex structures, biological, mechanical or civil. In particular, it concerns the development of scanning optical methods for the 3D reconstruction, as photogrammetry and laser scanning techniques.

Capsule Bio

Rachele Napolitano is a Research Fellow in the DIISM. She received the Bachelor degree in Biomedical Engineering in July 2012 and the Master degree in Electronical Engineering in October 2015, from Università Politecnica delle Marche. In 2019, she also received her Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering, with a thesis entitled “Underwater Non-Contact Measurements for Corals Colour and Shape Assessment”, developed at Università Politecnica delle Marche in collaboration with the Zoological Institute “Anton Dorhn” (Naples).

Main publications
  1. R. Napolitano, M. Guarneri, M.C. Gambi, E.P. Tomasini, Evaluation and comparison of non-contact measurement techniques for the study/observation and reconstruction of underwater benthic organisms, (2017) IMEKO TC19 Workshop on Metrology for the Sea, MetroSea 2017: Learning to Measure Sea Health Parameters
  2. R. Napolitano, M. Guarneri, M.C. Gambi, E.P. Tomasini, Assessment of Two Different Non-contact Scanning Methods to Survey Shape Modification of Submersed Organisms, (2018) Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, ISOPE 2018, Sapporo, Japan
  3. R. Napolitano, P. Chiariotti, E.P. Tomasini, Preliminary assessment of Photogrammetric Approach for detailed dimensional and colorimetric reconstruction of Corals in underwater environment, (2018) Workshop on Metrology for the Sea, MetroSea 2018


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