Andrea Vacca

Andrea Vacca

MAHA Fluid Power Systems Associate Professor, joint with Agricultural and Biological Engineering

School of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088
Phone: +1 765 430-0081


  • M.S., University of Parma (Italy), '99
  • Ph.D., University of Florence (Italy), '05

Research Interests

  • Modeling and simulation of hydraulic systems
  • Modeling and testing of pumps and motors for fluid power applications
  • Hydraulic valves modeling and testing
  • Reduction of noise emissions in fluid power systems

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