Visit of Prince Dr. Turki Al Saud, president of KACST, to CIMNE
On 25th June, 2018, the Prince Dr. Turki Al Saud, president of the King Abdulah City of Science of Technology (KACST), visited CIMNE and UPC. Dr. Al Saud was accompanied by Dr. Anas Alfaris, Deputy Director of the Joint Centers of Excellence Program at KACST.
A delegation of CIMNE leaded...
Prof. Theofanis Strouboulis from Texas A&M University visits CIMNE
On May 9th 2018 Prof. Theofanis Strouboulis from Texas A&M University in the United States visited CIMNE.
During the visit, Prof. Strouboulis met with researchers from the CIMNE offices in Barcelona and Madrid working on the modelling and analysis of the mechanical behaviour of railway bal...
SpreadDEM, awarded by the International Fair of Agricultural Machinery
The Centrifugal Spreading Simulation Software, SpreadDEM, developed by CIMNE has been awarded by the 40th International Fair of Agricultural Machinery (FIMA) as a “Technical Novelty” in the category of “Agricultural Management Solution”.
With this award, the Fair recognize...
Antonio Gens receives the Kevin Nash Gold Medal
The Full Research Professor Antonio Gens, co-leader of the Geomechanics Group of CIMNE, has received the Kevin Nash Gold Medal from the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). The prize, establishes in 1985, is awarded every four years and is the highest disti...
Two CIMNE researchers receive the Baker Medal
The paper “Thermo-poro-mechanical analysis of landslides: from creeping behaviour to catastrophic failure” authored by CIMNE researchers Prof. Eduardo Alonso and Dr. Núria M. Pinyol published in Géotechnique received the Baker Medal on 6th October, 2017 awarded by...