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geomechanics


12/04/2021

CIMNE launches its largest call for PhD positions

On March 26th, CIMNE has published the largest call for PhD positions of its history. More than 20 offers to start a PhD in many fields of engineering from the different research groups of the centre has been launched. Funded by CIMNE, this call is a good opportunity for the centre to attract tale...


03/02/2021

Anna Ramon coordinates the project ANHY_RISK, focused on the risk prediction and safe design in anhydritic rocks

Anna Ramon, a member of Geomechanics group at CIMNE, leads ANHY_RISK since September 2019. The project is about risk prediction and safe design in anhydritic rocks. Experience gained during the analysis of swelling phenomena which damaged Lilla tunnel and Pont de Candí Bridge in Spain, sho...


26/10/2020

Prof. Enrique Romero, 2nd European Distinguished Lecture on Unsaturated Soils by the ISSMGE

Prof. Enrique Romero, director of research (UPC·BarcelonaTech) and affiliated researcher at Geomechanics Group of CIMNE, was honoured "2nd European Distinguished Lecturer on Unsaturated Soils" by the TC-106, the Technical Committee on Unsaturated Soils of the International Society for Soil Me...


15/10/2019

CIMNE researchers win the Telford Gold Medal

Each year, ICE Publishing, the publishing division of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), acknowledges the best works published in its journals at the ICE Publishing Awards ceremony, which took place in London (UK) on October 11th. Thermal effects in landslide mobility, published in...