Understanding the mechanical behaviour and fracture of composite materials and developing robust and reliable numerical models for an improved structural design.
Study of structural design with advanced materials.
Highly capable composites testing laboratory based in Girona’s technology park.
Standard and state-of-the-art material characterisation tests.
Inspection of microstructure and surface and internal defects
Development of numerical models for the analysis of advanced materials.
The new paper “On how unsymmetrical laminate designs with tailored ply clusters affect compression after impact strength compared to symmetric baseline” by AMADE researchers A. Sasikumar, S.M. García Rodríguez, J.J. Arbeláez, D. Trias and J. Costa is
A new contribution by AMADE members Javier Gómez, Lluís Torres and Cristina Barris has been published in the open access journal Materials. “Characterization and Simulation of the Bond Response of NSM FRP Reinforcement in Concrete” tackles both numer
The AMADE group is proud to congratulate José Manuel Guerrero for having achieved this PhD degree after the successful defence of his dissertation in the conference hall of the Polytechnic School of the University of Girona last 7th February. His wor
Research groups at the Universitat of Girona (AMADE, GREP and LEPAMAP) also contribute in the fight against the COVID-19 with 3D printing visors for healthcare staff.