ASTARTE is a cluster of high profile engineers with heterogeneous and complementary expertise. Long-term experience in industrial research, structural integrity and FEA, fluid dynamics and CFD, technical assessment and experimental activities. Wide background of academic competences.
Multidisciplinarity is the main asset.

Francesco Cambuli


Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical, Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Cagliari. Expertise in numerical and experimental fluid dynamics and acoustics.

Andrea Meleddu

Technical & Commercial Manager

Technical management, planning, coordination. Background in structural integrity, fluid dynamics, materials, and experimental testing. EU project coordination.

Jan Ferino

Structural Analyst

Structural simulation methodologies, Finite Element Analysis, FEA. Heat transfer, machining processes, structural analysis, dynamics and fatigue. EU project coordination.

Marco Bertoli

Fluid Dynamics

Numerical methods of Computational Fluid Dynamics, CFD. Combustion, gas dynamics, heat transfer, internal flows and dispersion. Integration of Artificial Intelligence algorithms.

Marco Pintus

Virtual prototyping and AI

Structural and fluid dynamics modelling of systems: combustion, heat transfer, metalworking. CFD, FEA, Artificial Intelligence. Coding: Python, JavaScript.

ASTARTE is a spin-off of the University of Cagliari (Italy) and it takes advantage of a tight connection to the Department of Mechanical, Chemical and Materials Engineering.

The Department incorporates academic skills of the first rank and offers competences representing the state-of-the-art in a wide range of scientific and technological fields. Moreover, it makes disposal of facilities for material testing, non-destructive inspection, fluid/thermodynamics, aeroacoustics.

The synergic cooperation with the University is a strategic asset for ASTARTE as it integrates the capabilities and widen the service offering, thus enhancing the competitiveness.


The expertise is our capital. The joint contribution of industrial background and academic competences allows us to operate in a wide range of technical areas. Thanks to a multidisciplinary approach, we support our customers and partners with prompt, reliable and effective solutions.


Astarte aims to consolidate its position among companies offering industrial innovation in high-tech sectors. The employment of highly experienced and flexible professionals is an effective resource in the development of cost-effective solutions.


We operate in many industrial sectors and develop customised solutions to provide fast, effective and flexible support in innovation, design and assessment.