Roberto Tomasi is member of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering of University of Trento, he is involved in teaching activity in the Timber Engineering and Structural Rehabilitation courses of the Civil Engineering and Architectural Degree Programs. He is co-author of more than 40 papers published in Peer Reviewed International Journals and International Conference Proceedings, and of a manual on Timber Engineering (in Italian). Since 2004, for the the Association of Timber and Mills Italian and Austrian Industries, he is involved as teacher in professional courses, and as coordinator in an Help Desk Website specifically directed to professional designers (link: