Técnico

Universidade de Lisboa

ORGANIZATION

EXECUTIVE BOARD

The Executive Board consists of the President of CERIS, the Coordinators of the research units and a representative of the Executive Board of DECivil. Its main role is to assess, assist and promote policies for cooperation.

SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL

The Scientific Council is formed by all members of CERIS. Its main role is to decide on the policies of the Executive Board in relation to the identification of thematic strands and on all matters related to strategy, as dictated by the mission and objectives of CERIS.

COORDINATING COMMITTEE

The Coordinating Committee consists of the Coordinators of the founding units and the Coordinators of the Thematic Strands and is chaired by the President of CERIS. Its main role is to assess and assist the implementation of on-going research contracts and the seeking of new opportunities and contracts.

EXTERNAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The External Advisory Committee consists of well-known scientists and representatives from industry with recognized knowledge and experience of the challenges faced by similar institutions. Its main role is to periodically assess the quality and the relevance of the scientific activity of CERIS, as well as to advise on strategic planning and provide long-term perspective.

RESEARCH GROUPS

RG1 – Hydraulics: António Pinheiro 

RG2 – Environment and Water Resources: José Saldanha Matos

RG3 – Systems and Management: Rui Cunha Marques

RG4 – Transportation Systems: Filipe Moura

RG5 – Studies on Construction: Augusto Gomes

RG6 – Structures and Geotechnics: Luís Guerreiro

THEMATIC STRANDS

Product development in the Civil Engineering industries: Fernando Branco

Risk and safety in the natural and built environment: Dídia Covas

Rehabilitation of the natural and built environment: António Gago

Response to natural and societal changes: João Abreu e Silva

LABORATORIES

LERM – Laboratório de Estruturas e resistência de Materiais – José Oliveira Pedro

LC – Laboratório da Construção – Maria da Glória Gomes

LABGEO – Laboratório de Geotecnia – Rafaela Cardoso

LMC – Laboratório de Mecânica Computacional – Francisco Regateiro

ISTAR – Arquitetura – António Gago

LHA – Laboratório de Hidráulica e Ambiente – Dídia Covas

LVCT – Laboratory of Transport Infrastructures – Picado Santos