Raffaele Landolfo is a Full Professor in Structural Engineering at University of Naples “Federico II”. He is Head of  the Department of Structures for Engineering and Architecture at the University of Naples. He is External Examiner for MSc in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Steel Design at Imperial College London and he also currently teaches in several PhD and master courses. His research activity involves the participation in several national and international research projects. Engaged in many national and international research projects, he is author of a book and of more than 200 papers, most of them published on national and international journals. He was a member of UNI-SC3 Committee on “Steel and Composite Structures” and took part, as an expert, in the activities of several national working group and of the European Project Team dealing with the conversion from ENV to EN of the Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures. Designer of several steel structures, he is chairing the ECCS Technical Committee n.13 on Seismic Design since 2007.