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Ana Mera Marques

Ana Mera Marques
Phone: 218 443 657

Professional Situation

Graduate Fellow

Academic and Scientific Degrees

  • M.Sc. (post Bolonha) in Civil Engineering (Structures) by Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, in 2008 with a dissertation entitled "Dinamic behaviour of reinforced concrete buildings without seismic-resistant design”, with a final grade of 18
  • Degree (pre Bolonha) in Civil Engineering (Structures) by Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, in 2007, with a final grade of 15
  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering by Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, in 2005, with a final grade of 14

Functions and Relevant Public Offices

  • Graduate Fellow in Núcleo de Revestimentos e Isolamentos of Departamento de Edifícios in LNEC, since August/2015
  • Research Grant Holder in Núcleo de Revestimentos e Isolamentos of Departamento de Edifícios in LNEC, since May/2013 until July/2015
  • Assistant in Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologia since September/2009
  • Research Grant Holder in Núcleo de Tecnologia da Construção of Departamento de Edifícios in LNEC, since January/2010 until April/2013
  • Project Grant Holder (FCT) in Núcleo de Modelação Matemática of Departamento de Barragens de Betão in LNEC in the context of project PTDC/ECM/70810/2006 – "Evaluation of the seismic safety of concrete dams by experimental and numerical models” since September/2009 until December/2009
  • Laboratory Superior Technician in Laboratório de Estruturas of Departamento de Engenharia Civil in Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa since January/2009 until August/2009
  • Laboratory Technician in Laboratório de Estruturas of Departamento de Engenharia Civil in Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa since June/2008 until December/2008
  • Experimentation Grant Holder in Núcleo de Engenharia Sísmica e Dinâmica de Estruturas of Departamento de Estruturas in LNEC, since May/2006 until May/2008
  • Introduction to Experimentation Grant Holder in Grupo de Estudos e Equipamentos de Engenharia Sísmica of Departamento de Estruturas in LNEC, since May/2001 until April/2006

Areas of Research / Interest

  • Rehabilitation and conservation of buildings
  • Structural behavior of masonry walls
  • Effective techniques in structural reinforcement and constructive rehabilitation of buildings
  • Performance and durability of coatings in construction
  • Use of sustainable materials in structural reinforcement and constructive rehabilitation of buildings

Research and Professional Activity

  • Participation in 15 programed scientific research projects
  • Participation in 20 contracted research projects
  • Collaborative drafting in 1 study proposal

Scientific Orientation

  • Co-Orientation of 2 M.Sc. thesis

Relevant Publications

The developed written activity is presented in 30 publications divided in:
  • 1 M.Sc. Thesis
  • 12 Techincal Teports in LNEC
  • 5 communications presented in national and international scientific meetings
  • 12 other technical reports

Other scientific and technical Activities

  • Participation in 75 conferences or seminars
  • Attendance in 23 training courses
  • Organization of 1 scientific event

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