Universidade de Lisboa

2nd Innovation Young Engineer Award 2019

National Palace of Sintra



CERIS researcher and PhD student at IST, Madalena Ponte, won the 2nd Innovation Young Engineer Award 2019


The award-winning work was “Definition of a methodology for the seismic assessment of complex masonry monuments” supervised by CERIS member Rita Bento. This work was developed within the scope of the study promoted by Parques de Sintra Monte da Lua and developed by the Instituto Superior Técnico entitled “Assessment of the seismic security of the National Palace of Sintra: identification of structural anomalies and vulnerability factors “(2017-2019).

In the film available at the link it is possible to analyze part of the experimental campaign developed in this study https: // ulisboamy.sharepoint.com /: v: / g / personal / ist12284_tecnico_ulisboa_en / EeAN2Dg9QSBLs8-fkDvFeZwB6FRnzWG7TlEL_Ra-F-2IKg? e = 6NpobB