Corrado Altomare is a Postdoctoral Researcher in Coastal Engineering with more than 6 years experience in physical and numerical modeling applied to phenomena of interaction between sea waves and coastal structures. He got a Master Degree in Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Design. His PhD topic was about wave overtopping analysis. Corrado Altomare is working at Flanders Hydraulics Research in Antwerp (Belgium) since July 2012 as Researcher of Ghent University, being involved in several projects, (research/ consultancy) on the protection of the Belgian coast. He is collaborating with the Universities of Manchester (U.K.), Barcelona and Vigo (Spain) and Bari (Italy) as PhD and then as Postdoc. He was working at Laboratory of Marine Engineering of the Technical University of Barcelona (LIM-CIIRC/UPC, Spain) from March 2010 to June 2012. Corrado Altomare has also expertise in design and management of concrete civil engineering works (experience as engineer in Italy, 2006-2009).