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Teresa Morgado

Department of Engineering, Tomar Polytechnic Institute, Abrantes, Santarém, Portugal

Teresa Morgado
Educations
From 5/2002 to 10/2009, phD on Mechanical Enginnering , Portugal
From 9/1994 to 2/1997, Master Degree on Mechanical Enginnering , Portugal
Work Experiences
From 10/2001 to present, Professor Engineering Departamental Unit , Tomar Polytechnic Institute
From 9/1997 to present, Researcher , Lisbon University
Projects
From 02/2014 to 10/2014, Fracture automobile component , Understand what happen during the manufacturing process that causes cracks appearing
From 09/2005 to 12/2007, audits in the mechanical engineering industry , industries should be audited to understand their capacity for new development
From 09/2001 to 12/2006, Railway Gears boxe study , Study of fracture problems
From 09/2002 to present, Integrity study of railways components , Understand the influence of loads, materials, manufacturing process in life prediction of differents railway components
Speciality
Mechanical Engineering
Book
Rodrigues C., Morgado T., “A Failure Study of Load Cells used on cylindrical vessels of raw material”, Experimental Mechanics - New Trends and Perspectives, ICEM15: 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, INEGI edition. Article Number: UNSP 2849. Published: 2012. ISBN:978-972-8826-25-3. WOS:000320722901119
Silva L., Marques J., Morgado T., “Fuel Aircraft Valves Test Bench”, Experimental Mechanics - New Trends and Perspectives, ICEM15: 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, INEGI edition. Article Number: UNSP 2944. Published: 2012. ISBN:978-972-8826-25-3. WOS:000320722902051
Silva A., Morgado T. L., “Filosofia Lean na linha 2000”, CIBEM10 - 11º Congresso Iberoamericano de Engenharia Mecânica, book of abstracts, 478, OPorto, 4-7 September 2011. ISBN: 978-989-96276-2-8.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, Infante V., “Structural Durability of a railway steel cast ASTM 148-90-60 component”, Fracture of Materials and Structures from Micro to Macro Scale, ESIS/ DVM, Editors D. Klingbeil, M. Vormwald, K. – G. Eulitz, 373. ISBN: 978-3-00-031802-3.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, Infante V., “Previsão de vida à fadiga de um componente ferroviário baseada nas funções de distribuição cumulativa normal estandardizada da tensão equivalente”, Anales de Mecánica de la Fractura, ed. Secretaria do Grupo Espanhol de Fractura, Vol I, 109-113. ISSN: 0213-3725
Morgado T. L. M., Sousa e Brito A., Branco C. M., “Influence of casting defects on the fatigue limit of a steel cast railway component”. IRF´2009 Integrity Reliability Failure (Chanllenges and Opportunities), edições INEGI, Julho, 2009, 557-558. ISBN: 978-972-8826-22-2.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “Comparision of Fatigue Life Extension results in Railway Couplings of Cast Steel ASTM 148 90-60 used in freight trains”. IRF´2009 Integrity Reliability Failure (Chanllenges and Opportunities), edições INEGI, Julho, 2009, 559-560. ISBN: 978-972-8826-22-2.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “Reliability fatigue analysis of Steel Couplings used in railway transport f coal”. Second International Conference on Material and Component Performance under Variable Amplitude Loading, Proceedings volume II (2009), 715-22. ISBN: 978-3-00-027049-9.
Morgado TLM, “Characterization of the directions of material orthotropy in carbon-epoxy plates using modal analysis with ESPI”, IMAC-XVIII: A CONFERENCE ON STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS, VOLS 1 AND 2, PROCEEDINGS Book Series: PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOCIETY OF PHOTO-OPTICAL INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERS (SPIE). Volume: 4062 (2000). Pages: 1632-1636. ISBN: 0-912053-67-4. WOS:000086462600247.
Journal Articles
Morgado T. L. M., Brito A. Sousa, Branco C. M., “ Failure Analysis of a Damaged Helicopter Rescue Hoist Cable”, Materials Science Forum Vols 730-732 (2013) pp 325-330. Online available since 2012/Nov/12 at www.scientific.net © (2013) Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland. http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.730-732.325
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “A failure study of housing of the gearboxes of series 2600 locomotives of the Portuguese Railway Company”, Engineering Failure Analysis, Elsevier Science Ltd., 15 (2008) 154-164. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engfailanal.2006.11.052
Infante, V., Branco, C. M., Brito, A. S., Morgado, T. L., “A failure analysis study of cast Steel Railway Coupling Used for Coal Transportation”, Engineering Failure Analysis, Elsevier Science Ltd.,10-4 (2003) 475-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1350-6307(03)00012-8
Brito, A. S., Morgado, T. L., Branco, C. M., “Caso de Estudo: Análise Mecânica e Fractográfica de um cabo de aço pré-esforçado”, revista da SPM – Ciência & Tecnologia dos Materiais Vol 22- Nº. 3/4 (2010), pags 58-63.
Morgado, T. L.,Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “Previsão de vida à Fadiga dos engates (rabetas) dos vagões de transporte de carvão”, Mecânica Experimental Revista da APAET nº 14 de 2007, pags 35-43.
Morgado, T. L., Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “Estudo da fissuração das caixas redutoras das locomotivas da série 2600”, APAET nº 10 de 2004, pags. 117-129.
Conference Papers
Morgado, T.L.M., Martins, R. “Applying the damage tolerance methodology on a railway component” International Conference on Fatigue Damage of Structural Materials X to be held at the Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis, MA, USA from 21-26 September 2014
Morgado, T.L.M.,Brito, A.S., ”Study of casting defects and fatigue limit models of a railway component”, Thirteenth International ASTM/ESIS Symposium on Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics (39th National Symposium on Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics), November 13-15, 2013, Jacksonville
Rodrigues C., Morgado T., “A Failure Study of Load Cells used on cylindrical vessels of raw material”, 15th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Porto/ Portugal, 22-27 July 2012.
Silva L., Marques J., Morgado T., “Fuel Aircraft Valves Test Bench”, 15th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Porto/ Portugal, 22-27 July 2012.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, “Life Estimation Study of a Steel Railway Component”, Fifth International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis 2012, 1-4 July, The Hague, The Netherlands, Elsiever.
Silva A., Morgado T. L., “Filosofia Lean na linha 2000”, CIBEM10 - 11º Congresso Iberoamericano de Engenharia Mecânica, Porto/ Portugal, 4-7 September 2011.
Morgado T. L. M., Sousa e Brito A., Branco C. M, “Failure analysis of a helicopter rescue hoist damage cable”, VI International Materials Symposium/ XV Meeting of SPM, Guimarães/ Portugal, 18-20 April, 2011.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “Structural durability of a railway steel cast ASTM 148-90-60 component ”, 18th European Conference on Fracture, ECF18 Dresden - Germany , 30 August - 03 September, 2010.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, Sousa e Brito A., “A failure analysis study of prestressed steel cable of a suspension bridge”, 4th International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis, Cambridge - UK, July 4-7, 2010.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, Infante V., “Previsão de vida à fadiga de um componente ferroviário baseada nas funções de distribuição cumulativa normal estandardizada da tensão equivalente”, (Poster) Iberian Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity 2010, Porto, March 17-19, 2010.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M, Sousa e Brito A., “Estudo de Análise de Falha de um cabo de aço pré-esforçado de uma ponte suspensa”, Iberian Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity 2010, Porto/ Portugal, March 17-19, 2010.
Morgado T. L. M., Sousa e Brito A., Branco C. M.,“Influence of casting defects on the fatigue limit of a steel cast railway component”, 3rd International Conference on Integrity-Reliability-Failure IRF´2009, Porto/ Portugal, July 20-24, 2009.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “Comparision of Fatigue Life Extension results in Railway Couplings of Cast Steel ASTM 148 90-60 used in freight trains” 3rd International Conference on Integrity-Reliability-Failure IRF´2009, Porto/ Portugal, July 20-24, 2009.
Morgado T. L. M., Branco C. M., Infante V., “Reliability fatigue analysis of Steel Couplings used in railway transport of coal”. Second International Conference on Material and Component Performance under Variable Amplitude Loading, Darmstadt, Germany, March 23-26, 2009.
Morgado, T. L.,Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “A failure study of Housing of the gearboxes of series 2600 locomotives of the Portuguese railway company”, 10as Jornadas de Fractura, Guimarães/ Portugal, 22-24 February 2006.
Branco, C. M., Infante, V., Morgado, T. L., “Failures of Mechanical Components”, Lecture apresentation - 1st International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis, ICEFA1, Lisboa, IST/ Portugal, 12-14 July 2004.
Morgado, T. L., Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “Local Elastoplastic Deformations in the railway coupling used for coal”, 9as Jornadas de Fractura, Setúbal/ Portugal, 18-20 February 2004.
Sebastião, M.P.; Morgado, T.; Simões, I.; Coelho, C.; Godinho, T.; Chaves, F.; Ferreira, L., “New Technologies as a Bridge Between High School, University and Industry”, Eunis 2002, Porto, Junho 2002
Branco, C. M., Ascenção, L., Infante, V., Costa. C., Morgado, T. L., “A failure analysis study of cast Steel Railway Coupling Used for coal transportation – Part I – Analysis of fatigue damage and stress analysis”, 8as Jornadas de Fractura, Vila-Real/Portugal, 20-22 February 2002
Martins, T. L.; Monteiro, J. M.; Melo, F. J. M. Q., “Characterization of the directions of material orthotropy in carbon-epoxy plates using modal analysis with ADINA and Optical Techniques”, 11th Conference on Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis and ADINA, M.I.T., Cambridge, Mass., June 18-20 1997.
Morgado, T.L.M. “Durabilidade estrutural de componentes mecânicos” VII Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica, Ordem dos Engenheiros, Lisboa/ Portugal, 14-15 march 2014
Silva, E., Santos, M., Miguel, R., Morgado, T. L.,“Optimização da Manutenção Preventiva em Linhas de Enchimento”, 11º Congresso Nacional de Manutenção, APMI, Tomar/Portugal, 5-6 May 2011.
Morgado, T. L.,Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “Previsão de vida à Fadiga dos engates (rabetas) dos vagões de transporte de carvão”, 6º Encontro da Associação Portuguesa de Análise Experimental de Tensões, São Miguel - Açores/ Portugal, 27-29 July 2005.
Morgado, T. L., Branco, C. M., Infante, V., “Estudo da fissuração das caixas redutoras das locomotivas da série 2600”, 5º Encontro da Análise Experimental de Tensões, Coimbra/ Portugal, 21-23 January 2004.
Morgado, T., “Análise modal utilizando Técnicas Interferométricas e ADINA na caracterização de direcções de ortotropia em placas de Epóxido Carbono”, Conferência dos 10 anos EST Setúbal/ Portugal, June 1999.
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