Sergio Cavalaro                    12e018532d913494d841f79da5dd70bf_400x400     scopus     researchgate     logo_Google-Scholar     Twitter_logo_blue

PhD BSc Civil Engineer

Civil Engineering from the Universidade Estadual de Londrina (Brazil) in December 2006 , he obtained the Diploma of Advanced Studies at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) in September 2007 and the PhD degree in Construction Engineering from the same university in September 2009, in addition to the mention of European Doctor for his research at TU Delft (Delft , Netherlands) .

Contracted September 2008 to August 2010 as part of the box Teachers and Research (PDI) of the UPC. Since September 2010 he is professor of the Department of Construction Engineering of the School of Civil Engineering , Canal and Port of Barcelona (UPC). As part of their teaching activities he participates in the courses of Chemistry of Materials, Construction Materials and Durability and he is responsible for the courses Experimental Techniques , Advanced Materials and Special Concretes .

Hismainareas of interest are in the field of building technology , special concretes (eg . Self-compacting concrete, fiber reinforced concrete and designed among others concrete), concrete dams, underground construction and durability. On these topics he has directed dissertations and he is author of scientific papers in indexed journals as well as articles for scientific and technical congresses.