Fiorenzo A. Fazzolari is a Lecturer in Aerospace Engineering in the School of Engineering at the University of Liverpool. He has been a Research Associate in the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge (Jan 2016 - July 2017) and a Research Fellow in the Aeronautics, Astronautics and Computational Engineering (AACE) academic unit at the University of Southampton (Jan 2014 - Dec 2015). He successfully completed his MPhil and PhD, funded by the American Air Force Reserch Laboratory (AFRL), at City Universtiy London in 2011 and 2013, respectively. He has authored more than 60 publications, including international journal and conference papers, reports, books and book chapters. He serves as a referee for more than 40 international journals, such as Composite Structures, European Journal of Mechanics - A/Solids, Composites Part B: Engineering, Journal of Sound and Vibration and Journal of Thermal Stresses, amongst others. He is Associate Editor of Shock and Vibration (ISSN: 1070-9622) and Mathematical Problems in Engineering (ISSN: 1024-123X), and Contributing Editor of Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures (ISSN: 1537-6532).