Mauro Coni, MD, Ph.D. was born in Cagliari in 1965 and he is a Professor on “Roads, Railways and Airports” at the University of Cagliari (Italy). The Principal interest is sustainable development to throw an integrated approach.
He did his Ph.D. in “Mechanical Planning” in 1995 and his Ph.D. Fellow in “Transport Infrastructures” in 1999. Since 1991 he has carried out researches on environmental impact from transport infrastructures, noise, and vibrations, pavement simulation and design, materials, construction, and maintenance. The 126 scientific papers include also studies on socio-economics development, ITS, sustainable mobility, road accessibility, runway, and road pavements, context-sensitive road design, and recycling in road construction. He is a consultant for public administrations, airports, and private companies and from 2011 to 2016 he has been Transport Councillor for Cagliari Administration.