Education

Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences
Date:
February 14, 2000
Place: University of Genova, Italy
Dissertation title: "Study of growth mechanisms of monocrystalline systems and polycrystalline textured materials"
Advisors: Prof. G.A. Costa, Prof. G.L. Olcese.

Laurea* in Chemistry
Date: June 19, 1996
Place: University of Genova, Italy
Dissertation title: "Study of the texture process of YBCO ceramic superconductor"
Advisor: Prof. G.A. Costa

*"Laurea" in Italian educational system is a 5 year undergraduate degree, equivalent to a Bachelor's degree + Master's degree

Language skills
Italian: mother tongue
English: TOEIC 890/1000
Japanese: JLPT level 3, BJT 353/800
French: Basic level (studied at primary school)
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Personal data

Last name: MELE
First name: Paolo
Birthday: October 4, 1971
Birthplace: Novi Ligure (AL), Italy
Citizenship: Italian
Marital Status: married
Visa status: Japan permanent resident
I am currently Associate Professor at the Research Center for Environmentally friendly materials engineering  of Muroran Institute of Technology, Hokkaido, Japan
Contact information

Work Address: Muroran Institute of Technology, College of Design and Manufacturing  
Technology, Research Center for Environmentally Friendly Materials Engineering, 27-1  
Mizumoto-cho, Muroran, Hokkaido, 050-8585, Japan
Phone (work): +81 (0)143 45 5646
Email: pmele(at)mmm.muroran-it.ac.jp
Personal web site: http://www3.muroran-it.ac.jp/oxides
Institutional web site:http://rdsoran.muroran-it.ac.jp/html/100000038_en.html?k=Mele
LinkedIn profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/paolo-mele/52/215/993
Google Scholar profile: http://scholar.google.it/citations?user=qWiNmvMAAAAJ



Experiences


April 1, 2011 - present: Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan
Associate Professor
Research & development of advanced oxide materials for green energy: thermoelectrics and superconductors. Management of indipendent research laboratory

March 1, 2011 - March 31, 2015: ISSD, Hiroshima University, Japan

Lecturer
Research & development of advanced oxide materials for green energy: thermoelectrics and superconductors. Management of indipendent research laboratory

April 1, 2008 - February 28, 2011 : Department of Material Science, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
IST-LSI Researcher
Research & development of thermoelectric oxide materials for energy harvesting

April 16, 2007 - March 31, 2008 : Department of Materials Science, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
CREST-JST Post-doctoral fellow
Research & development of thin films of superconducting  oxides with enhanced pinning

April 16, 2004 - April 15, 2007  : Department of Materials Science, Kyoto University, Japan
CREST-JST Post-doctoral fellow
Research & development of thin films of superconducting  oxides

April 16, 2003 - April 15, 2004 : ISTEC-SRL, Tokyo, Japan
JSPS Post-doctoral fellow
Research & development of bulk superconducting  oxides

November 19, 2000 - April 15, 2003 : Genova University, Italy
Post-doctoral fellow
Research & development of bulk superconducting  oxides
Research experience

20 years of research experience: 7 in Italy (including the 3 years of doctoral course studies) and 13 in Japan

Peer-reviewed activity
Referred scientific papers: 95
Reviews:
2
book chapters:
4
Edited books:
1
Patents:
2
Awards:
3
 
Conference presentations
Total papers (posters+talks) presented:210
Talks: 68
Invited talks:
24
Plenary keynotes: 2
Conferences attended: 110
Paolo Mele Laboratory
Muroran Institute of Technology
Research center for Environmentally Friendly Materials Engineering
Copyright Paolo Mele 2012-2016