PhD Theses

2018

João Pedro Girão Meireles de Sousa, “Durability of GFRP Pultruded Profiles and Adhesively Bonded Connections Between GFRP Adherends”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Pedro Ramôa Ribeiro Correia; co-supervisors: Susana Bravo Cabral da Fonseca and Prof. Fernando Branco), 2018.

Tiago Miguel Rodrigues Morgado, “Thermal and structural response of pultruded GFRP profiles under fire exposure”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Pedro Ramôa Ribeiro Correia; co-supervisors: Prof. Nuno Miguel Rosa Pereira Silvestre and Prof. Fernando Branco), 2018.

2017

Cristina López Sánchez, “Numerical Modelling of Thermomecanical Behaviour of GFRP Pultruded Profiles Submitted to Fire”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. Carlos Manuel Tiago Tavares Fernandes; co-supervisor: Prof. João Pedro Ramôa Ribeiro Correia), 2017.

2016

Luís Guilherme da Cunha Seixas Valarinho, “Construction in Structural Glass. Flexural Behaviour of Laminated Glass Members and Development of Glass-GFRP Composite Beams”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Ramôa Correia; co-supervisor: Prof. Fernando Branco), 2016.

Francisco Felício Nunes, “Structural behaviour of FRP pultruded beams and columns”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Ramôa Correia; co-supervisor, Prof. Nuno Silvestre), 2016.

Mário Alexandre de Jesus Garrido, “Composite sandwich panel floors for building rehabilitation”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Ramôa Correia; co-supervisors: Prof. Fernando Branco and Prof. Thomas Keller), 2016.

2015

João Pedro Laje da Costa Firmo, “Fire Resistance of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened with CFRP Strips”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Ramôa Correia; co-supervisor: Dr. Mário Arruda), 2015.

Mário José Loureiro de Figueiredo e Sá, “Análise de Painéis de Laje Multicelulares Pultrudidos de GFRP – Aplicação em Pontes Pedonais”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. Augusto Gomes, co-supervisors: Prof. João Ramôa Correia and Prof. Nuno Silvestre), 2015.

2014

José Manuel Cabecinhas de Almeida Gonilha, “GFRP-Concrete Hybrid Structural Systems. Application to the Development of a Pedestrian Bridge Prototype”, PhD in Civil Engineering, IST/UL (supervisor: Prof. João Ramôa Correia; co-supervisor: Prof. Fernando Branco), 2014.