Carmine Senatore

Senior associate at Exponent, Inc.


I am a Mechanical Engineer.

My research interests include vehicle dynamics, off-road vehicle mobility, dynamical systems theory, vibrations and control.


Ph.D. Engineering Mechanics

Engineering Science and Mechanics Department
Virginia Tech, 2010
Dissertation: Prediction of mobility, handling, and tractive efficiency of wheeled off-road vehicles
Advisers: Shane D. Ross and Corina Sandu

B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

Politecnico di Milano, 2004
Dissertation: Analysis of a 2 degrees of freedom system under periodic excitation
Advisor: Alberto Zasso


Senatore, C. and Iagnemma, K., Analysis of Stress Distributions Under Lightweight Wheeled Vehicles, Journal of Terramechanics, Volume 51, February 2014, Pages 1-17, ISSN 0022-4898.

Senatore, C., Wulfmeier, M., Vlahinich, I., Andrade, J., and Iagnemma, K.,Design and Implementation of a Particle Image Velocimetry Method for Analysis of Running Gear-Soil Interaction, Journal of Terramechanics, Volume 50, Issues 5–6, October–December 2013, Pages 311-326, ISSN 0022-4898.

Zhou, F., Arvidson, R., Bennet, K., Trease, B., Lindemann, R., Iagnemma, K., Senatore, C., and Bellutta, P. Simulations of Mars Rover Traverses,Journal of Field Robotics , Volume 31, Issue 1, 2014.

Complete list of publications.

Research Projects


An Adams-based rover simulator


A simulator of unmanned ground vehicles

Single Track

Designed, build, and tested a single track device.

Contact Information

Senior Associate
Vehicle Practice
9 Strathmore Road
Natick, MA 01760