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Fotografia de Rui Artur Bártolo Calçada
Name: Rui Artur Bártolo Calçada
Sigla: RBC
Estado: Active
Email Institucional: ruiabc@fe.up.pt
Telefone: 22 041 3533
Voip: 3751
Salas: G313 , A107


Categoria: Professor Catedrático
Carreira: Pessoal Docente de Universidades
Professional Group: Docente
Department: Department of Civil Engineering
Section: Structural Division


Cargo Data de Início
Dean 2022-10-27
Member of the Executive Board 2022-10-27
Chairman of the Scientific Board 2022-10-27
Chairman of the Teaching Standards Committee 2022-10-27
Member of the Evaluation Coordinating Committee 2023-01-02
Coordenador de Centro de Competências Centro de Saber da Ferrovia 2014-09-08

Apresentação Pessoal

Current position: Full Professor of Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP); Head of the Civil Engineering Department; Coordinator of CSF-Centre of Competence in Railways; Member of the Scientific Council of FEUP; Member of the Management Board of the R&D unit CONSTRUCT- Institute of R&D in Structures and Construction.

Education: Degree in Civil Engineering from FEUP (1992); Master in Civil Engineering Structures from FEUP (1995); PhD in Civil Engineering from the University of Porto (2003); Habilitation in Civil Engineering from the University of Porto (2013).

Main research interests/skills: Advanced models for analysis of the train-infrastructure dynamic interaction; dynamic effects on bridges and transition zones; fatigue assessment of railway bridges; track-structure interaction; condition monitoring systems (wayside and on-board); advanced algorithms for condition assessment of the railway infrastructure.

Years of relevant experience: 20

Main activities: Principal Investigator of 12 research projects and member of the team of 10 research projects in the area of railways; supervisor of 16 doctoral theses; author of more than 300 scientific and technical publications.

Other relevant information: Director of the doctoral program i Rail-Innovation in railway systems and technologies; Member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Railway Technology; Responsible for the participation of FEUP in European projects CAPACITY4RAIL, IN2RAIL, RISEN, IN2TRACK2 and in Joint Undertaking SHIFT2RAIL; Member of the Board of Directors of the Portuguese Railway Platform (PFP).

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Categoria: Membro Integrado
Research and Development Centre: CONSTRUCT - Instituto de I&D em Estruturas e Construção
University of Porto: University of Porto
Faculty: Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
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