Prof. Carmine Galasso

Prof. Galasso
Professor of Catastrophe Risk Engineering

Carmine is a Professor of Catastrophe Risk Engineering in the University College London (UCL)'s Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering (CEGE), UK, and a part-time Associate Professor of Structural Engineering at the Scuola Universitaria Superiore (IUSS) Pavia, Italy, in the Centro di Formazione e Ricerca per la Mitigazione del Rischio Sismico (ROSE). Prof Galasso’s research team focusses on developing and applying probabilistic and statistical methods and tools for catastrophe risk modelling and disaster risk reduction. The research investigates risks to building portfolios and infrastructure exposed to multiple natural hazards, including earthquakes, strong wind, and flooding, with particular emphasis on developing countries.