Marta Verdete Carvalho
Designation:Invited Assistant Professor
Specialization:Structural and Computational Mechanics.
Multibody System Dynamics.
Dynamic Finite Element Analysis.
Biography:Marta da Silva Carvalho is graduated and PhD in Mechanical Engineering by Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon. Her background have been the result of being the best student of her class in 2003 with a final score of 17/20, and the top performance in her PhD started in late 2005 and reached by unanimity in December of 2009. She received 3 awards, the first conceded by the IST in 2004, and further in 2007 and 2009 granted respectively by national and international scientific comities of Multibody System Dynamics research area.
She is a researcher member at the UNIDEMI. Her main area of research is Fluid and Structures Engineering and is done in a group of high international reputation at the research institution of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology, Universidade Nova de Lisboa. She is member of the Euromech - European Mechanics Society, ISSMO - International Society for Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization and of the Association of Portuguese Engineers.