Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, president of ERC Council, has visited CIMNE on May 15th, 2019. CIMNE scientists that has been awarded by the funds of this institution has presented the results of their research projects.
Next Tuesday, 21st May 2019, will be presented the project Fibreship in the Nautical School (FNB) of the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC, in its Spanish acronym). The aim of Fibreship is to overcome technical and regulatory challenges that involve replace the steel that is currently used in the conventional shipbuilding of large vessels by the Fiber Reinforced Polyester (FRP).
On Monday, April 15th, the Catalan Minister of Digital Policy and Public Administration, Mr. Jordi Puigneró, visited CIMNE in order to know first-hand the ICT research and technology development activities carried out at the centre. He was accompanied in the visit by Mr. Daniel Marco, director of the SmartCatalonia Programme.
CIMNE researcher Dr. Javier San Mauro has been awarded the prize "Carlos González Cruz 2018" (exaequo) for the best PhD thesis related with hydraulic and dam engineering delivered by the Technical University of Madrid.