Luis Miguel Ferreira
From 2009 to 2012, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Mechanical Engineering
From 2008 to 2009, Diploma of Advanced Studies, Mechanical Engineering
From 1999 to 2001, Engineer's degree, Mechanical Engineering
From 1995 to 1998, Engineer's technical degree, Mechanical Engineering
From 2002 to 2012, Teaching Assistant
Polytechnic Institute of Tomar (IPT), Portugal
From April 2014 to September 2014, Researcher
AICIA (Andalusian Association for Research and Industrial Cooperation), Spain
From 1999 to 2001, Trainer
FERNAVE, S.A.), Portugal
From 2012 to 2014, Associate Professor
Polytechnic Institute of Tomar (IPT)), Portugal
Finite Element Analysis
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. Paris. Three dimensional finite element study of in-plane compressive behaviour and failure mechanism of non-crimp fabric composites. Under revision for Composite Structures. Ref. No. COST-D-14-00907.
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. París. Modelling the waviness of the fibres in non-crimp fabric composites using 3D finite element models with straight tows. Composite Structures, 2014. 107(0): p. 79-87.
L. M. Ferreira. Engenharia Assistida por Computador (CAE). Tecnologias disponíveis nos cinco setores chave da Região do Ribatejo, NERSANT – Associação empresarial do Ribatejo, p. 42-43, 2011.
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. París. Progressive damage analysis of NCF composites under compressive loading. ECCM16: 16th European Conference on Composite Materials. p.56, ISBN: 978-84-616-9798-4. Seville (ES), 2014.
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. París. In-plane shear behaviour of non-crimp fabric laminates by means of 3D finite elemento analysis. COMPOSITES2013 | ECCOMAS IV – Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites, 1-11 (CD). Ponta Delgada, Azores (PT), 2013.
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. París. Three dimensional finite element study of in-plane compression behaviour and failure mechanism of a non-crimp fabric composite. ECCM14 - 14th European Conference on Composite Materials, 1-10 (CD). Budapest (HU), 2010.
L. M. Ferreira, E. Graciani, F. París. Three dimensional finite element model of a non-crimp fabric laminated using geometrically straight tows with crimped material properties. COMATCOMP-09, p. 967-971, ISBN: 978-84-692-5483-7. San Sebastian (ES), 2009.
F. Chaves, L. M. Ferreira, J. Gil, R. Rosado. CFD Simulation of Airflow Characteristics in a Multimedia Room. ROOMVENT, Helsinki (FI), 2007.
Honors and Awards
Responsible for the national winning project in modelling presented in the SolidWorks Student Design Contest SQEDIO 2012.
Research scholarship PROTEC, awarded by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education.
Responsible for the international winning project presented in the SolidWorks Student Design Contest 2006..