Conference Topics

Papers are welcomed in one of the following topics (the list is not exhaustive):

•     Health monitoring of structures
•     Damage detection techniques
•     Models for nonlinear material behaviour applied to repair including thermo-mechanic,
                  rate dependency and dynamic effects
•     Damage and fracture mechanics
•     Models for the design of repaired and rehabilitated structures
•     Multiphysics phenomena
•     Multiscale analysis
•     Durability and environmental aspects
•     Performance under extreme conditions
•     Composites and other repairing materials
•     Sustainable structures
•     Quality control advanced techniques
•     Structural reverse engineering and optimal design
•     Identification-documentation-rehabilitation flowchart
•     among others...

Thematic Sessions

Organizers of thematic sessions are expected to invite participants and to announce the Conference.
A Thematic Session is constituted by at least five (5) communications.


Non-structural rehabilitation of constructions

Stability and dynamics of structures and mechanisms

Reliability of strengthened or retrofitted structures

Structural Glass


Isabel Torres (DEC/UC, CICC)

Pedro Dias Simγo (DEC/UC, INESC-C)

M. Cecilia A Silva (UNICAMP, SP-Brazil)

Sandra Jordγo (DEC/UC, ISISE)