Maria Luisa Celesti received the BSc degree in Mechanical Engineeringfrom Università degli studi di Perugia and she’s completing her MSc inMechanical Engineering at Politecnico di Torino.She joined  the Centre for Ocean Energy Research at Maynooth Universityfor her master’s thesis project in collaboration with Marine OffshoreRenewable Energy Lab, Politecnico di Torino.Her project is about hybrid wind/wave platforms, and it aims toinvestigate the connection between geometry, control, and dynamics.