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Curriculum Vitae

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Birth date: 04/04/1977
Nationality: Portuguese
E-mail: miguel.azenha@civil.uminho.pt
Office number: +351 253 510 248
Cell phone number: +351 938404554

Education

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
PhD in Civil Engineering, 2009

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
MSc in Structural Engineering, 2004

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
Degree in Civil Engineering, 2000
 

 

Employment / Research

Streng, Structural Design Office, Porto, Portugal
Structural Engineer, July 200 - November 2003

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
Researcher, November 2003 - January 2005

University of Tokyo - Concrete laboratory - Japan
Researcher, January 2005 - July 2005

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
Researcher, July 2005 - March 2006

Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
Assistant lecturer, March 2006 - Present

 Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal
Assistant lecturer, April 2008 – August 2008

School of Engineering, University of Minho, Portugal
Assistant lecturer, September 2008 – Present

 

Member of…

   FIB - Federation Internationale du Beton

   Portuguese Engineers Association

   ISISE – Institute for Sustainability and Innovation in Structural Engineering

   RILEM

   American Concrete Institute

 

 

Main Publications

 

Theses

M. AZENHA (2009)

Numerical simulation of the structural behaviour of concrete since its early ages.

PhD Thesis

M. AZENHA (2004)

Behaviour of Concrete at early ages. Phenomenology and thermo-mechanical analysis. (in Portuguese)

Master Thesis

 

Papers in International peer-reviewed publications

 

[11]   M. Azenha, C.F. Sousa, R. Faria, A.S. Neves (2011) “Thermo-hygro-mechanical modelling of self-induced stresses during the service life of RC structures”. Engineering Structures, Elsevier (in press) doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2011.07.008.

[10]   M. Azenha, F. Magalhães, R. Faria, L. Ramos, A.Cunha (2011) “Measurement of the E-modulus of cement pastes and mortars since casting, using a vibration based technique”. Materials and Structures (in press doi:10.1617/s11527-011-9750-9)

[9]     M. Azenha, R. Faria, H. Figueiras (2011) “Thermography as a technique for monitoring early age temperatures of hardening concrete”. Construction and Building Materials (Elsevier) (in press doi:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2011.04.065)

[8]     L.Maia, M. Azenha, R. Faria, J. Figueiras (2011) “Influence of the cementitious paste composition on the E-modulus and heat of hydration evolutions”. Cement and Concrete Research (Elsevier) 41 (8) pp. 799-807.

[7]     M. Azenha, C. Ferreira, J. Silva, A.G. Correia, R. Aguilar, L. Ramos (2011) “Continuous stiffness monitoring of cemented sand through resonant frequency” American Society of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical Special (EI Indexed). Emerging Technologies for Material, Design, Rehabilitation, and Inspection of Roadway Pavements (GSP 218) 408, 22 DOI:10.1061/47629(408)22

[6]     M. Azenha, F. Magalhães, R. Faria, A.Cunha (2010) “Measurement of concrete E-modulus evolution since casting: A novel method based on ambient vibration“.  Cement&Concrete Research 40:1096-1105 (doi:10.1016/j.cemconres.2010.02.014)

[5]     M. Azenha, R. Faria, D. Ferreira (2009) “Identification of early age concrete temperatures and strains: experimental validation of numerical models”. Cement and Concrete Composites (Elsevier) 31 (6):369-378

[4]     M. Azenha, R. Faria (2008) “Temperatures and stresses due to cement hydration on the R/C foundation of a wind tower”. Engineering Structures (Elsevier) 30(9):2392-2400

[3]     M. Azenha, K. Maekawa, T. Ishida, R. Faria (2007) “Drying Induced Moisture Losses from Mortar to the Environment. Part I: Experimental Research”. Materials and Structures (RILEM) 40:801-811.

[2]     M. Azenha, K. Maekawa, T. Ishida, R. Faria (2007) “Drying Induced Moisture Losses from Mortar to the Environment. Part II: Numerical Implementation”. Materials and Structures (RILEM) 40:813-825.

[1]     R. Faria, M. Azenha, J. A. Figueiras (2006) “Modelling of Concrete at Early Ages. Application to an Externally Restrained Slab”. Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol 28, pp. 572-585.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




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