André Filipe Castanheira Alves Furtado. Completed the Doutoramento in Engenharia Civil in 2020/02/21 by Universidade do Porto Departamento de Engenharia Civil, Mestrado in Engenharia Civil in 2013 by Universidade de Aveiro and Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced course ¿ ¿Forecast Engineering: Evaluation of existing RC frame structures with URM infill walls¿ in 2014 by Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. Published 50 articles in journals. Has 6 section(s) of books and 1 book(s). Organized 5 event(s). Participated in 5 event(s). Co-supervised 13 MSc dissertation(s). Has received 7 awards and/or honors. Participates and/or participated as Other in 1 project(s), Research Fellow in 4 project(s) and Researcher in 1 project(s). Works in the area(s) of Engineering and Technology with emphasis on Civil Engineering. In his curriculum Ciência Vitae the most frequent terms in the context of scientific, technological and artistic-cultural output are: Seismic Engineering; Precast reinforced concrete structures; Experimental Testing; Numerical Modelling; Civil and Mine Engineering; RC structures; Masonry infill walls; Earthen constructions; Retroftitting and Strengthening; .

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André Filipe Castanheira Alves Furtado

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  • Furtado, André

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  • Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, S/N, 4200-001, Porto, Porto, Portugal (Personal)


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  • Engineering and Technology - Civil Engineering


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Portuguese (Mother tongue)
English Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Upper intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1) Upper intermediate (B2)
Italian Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Elementary (A2) Intermediate (B1) Elementary (A2)
Spanish; Castilian Upper intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1) Upper intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1) Upper intermediate (B2)