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16/05/2018

Resiltrack: Resilience of railway infrastructures against Climate Change

In April, 17th, 2018, the kick-off meeting of the project Resiltrack has been taken place in the COMSA premises in Barcelona. The project entitled "Resilience of railway infrastructures against Climate Change" (Resiltrack, according its acronym in Spanish) is a very ambitious Spanish strategic ...


01/03/2018

The project Sea Traffic Management receives two Global Port Forum awards

The project Sea Traffic Management that aims to create a safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly maritime sector is now starting its last year. In this final phase, the project has been awarded two Global Port Forum awards, both recognise the innovation and the research & development ...


21/02/2018

The Open Access publication platform Scipedia in “El Confidencial”

The newspaper "El Confidencial" has just published an article entitled "Elsevier paralysed a key law to protect its millionaire monopoly in Spain" about the high price that universities and research centres pay to the scientific magazines for their subscriptions. The article approach the f...


20/02/2018

The CIMNE researcher Núria Pinyol, selected to give the 2nd Hutchinson Lecture

The CIMNE researcher Nuria Pinyol has just been selected on the motion of the Spanish Society of Rock Mechanics (SEMR) and the Spanish Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (SEMSIG) to give the 2nd Hutchinson Lecture organized by the JTC1 Committee on natural slopes and ...


13/02/2018

CIMNE celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science

On February 7th, the International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering, CIMNE, celebrated the International Day of Women and Girls in Science through a special event held at centre headquarters in the UPC Campus Nord. This event started the “Women Researchers Lecture Series&...


09/01/2018

Prof. Eugenio Oñate, Keynote Speaker at the Asbar World Forum in Riyadh

General view of Asbar World Forum The director of CIMNE, Prof. Eugenio Oñate, was invited as Keynote Speaker at the Asbar World Forum held at the Marriot Hotel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on 14-17 November 2017. The objective of the Asbar World Forum was to present and discuss different innova...

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