Wallace Maia de Souza distinguished by the Brazilian National Institute of Concrete (IBRACON)

The former CORE Group member Wallace Maia de Souza, now Assistant Professor at the Universidade Federal do Maranhão (Brazil), was distinguished with “Best Paper Award” (2nd place at the national level, 1st place at the Northeast region) on the occasion of the 63rd National Conference of Concrete, organized by the Brazilian National Institute of Concrete (IBRACON) held Brasilia on October 11-14, 2022, for the following study developed within the CORE Group in the framework of his PhD project: “Experimental analysis of concrete columns reinforced with GFRP bars under monotonic and cyclic lateral loadings”.

We congratulate Wallace for this outstanding achievement! More information can be found here: https://portalpadrao.ufma.br/site/noticias/professor-de-engenharia-civil-conquista-premio-de-melhor-artigo-do-nordeste-e-segundo-melhor-do-brasil-no-63deg-cbc

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