I have two PhD degrees: I received my first PhD degree (in conservation of historical buildings) from Plymouth University, United Kingdom.
I received my second PhD degree (In Civil Engineering, Materials Engineering) from Minho University, Portugal.
I have published 28 papers in international journals in the fields of alkali activated materials, geopolymers, acoustic foam concretes, fiber reinforced concrete in high quality journals like Cement and Concrete Research, Construction and Building Materials, Composite Part B: Engineering, Cleaner Production...), 18 conference papers in international conferences, and 7 book chapters.
- Sustainable construction,
- Alkali activated binders
- Fiber reinforced concrete
- Finite Element Modeling
- Conservation of historical monuments