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Position in CIMNE

Associate Research Professor



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CV Researcher at the International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE®). Geotechnical Engineer at VSL International Ltd (a member of Bouygues Construction Group). Assistant Professor at the School of Civil Engineering (ETSECCPB) of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC-BarcelonaTech) with teaching activity regarding Soil Mechanics, Geotechnical Engineering (Civil Engineering), and Life-Cycle Analysis and Sustainability Assessment (Master in Civil Engineering and Master in Environmental Engineering). Participation in research projects funded by national and international programs as the DECOVALEX-2023 projects Task A (HGFrac: Heat and Gas Fracking) and Task B (MAGiC: Modelling Advection of Gas In Clays), the NAB 19-XX (FE-Modelling Task Force / Task 1: Validation of thermally induced THM effects in the rock around the FE-tunnel at the Mont Terri underground rock laboratory), DECOVALEX-2019 Project Task A (ENGINEER: modElliNg Gas INjection ExpERiments), the Posiva Working Report 2016-25 (TH and THM Modelling of a KBS-3H Deposition Drift), as well as research projects from industry (e.g., GECO INDUSTRIAL, CREHAB-BASF, COTCA, RUBAU, AGBAR, CTT-STRONGHOLD, among others). Member of the TC250-SC7-WG3&TG6 developing EN 1997-3 (Eurocode 7). Member of the TC218 Reinforced Fill Structures Technical Committee of the ISSMGE and the TC307 Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Technical Committee of the ISSMGE. Member of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), the Sociedad Española de Mecánica de Suelos e Ingeniería Geotécnica (SEMSIG), and the Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS). Currently Secretary of the TC-Reinforced Fill at the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) for the 2020-2024 period.