fct Faculdade de
Ciências e Tecnologia
da Universidade Nova de lisboa


Research and Development Unit for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Education and Research Service

Structural Optimization



What it is


Structural optimization combines structural analysis by means of numerical models with function minimization techniques in order to obtain better designs


Services provided:



-       Structural Optimization

-       Structural Reliability

-       Artificial Neural Networks

-       Genetic Algorithms

-       Design Sensitivity Analysis

-       Nonlinear Finite Element Methods

-       Reliability-Based Design Optimization

-       Robust Design Optimization

-       Parallel Computing



Courses at MSc & PhD level on:

-       Finite element analysis

-       Structural Optimization

Short courses, workshops and In-company courses on:

-       ANSYS advanced training

-       Structural reliability

-       Parallel computing



-       FCT – Foundation for Science & Technology

-       Industry



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Projeto Estratégico PEst-OE/EME/UI0667/2014