Dr Filipe Teixeira-Dias

Senior Lecturer

Email: 

Telephone: 

+44(0)131 6506768

Location: 

Alexander Graham Bell building

Engineering Discipline: 

  • Mechanical Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Infrastructure and Environment

Research Theme: 

  • Structural Engineering
Dr Filipe Teixeira-Dias
Dr Filipe Teixeira-Dias

Academic Qualifications: 

  • Hab, University of Aveiro (Portugal), 2009
  • MEng, University of Coimbra (Portugal), 1995
  • BEng, University of Coimbra (Portugal), 1992
  • PhD, University of Coimbra (Portugal), 2000

Teaching: 

  • Mechanical Engineering 1
  • Advanced Dynamics and Applications 5
  • Dynamics 4

Specialities: 

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Numerical modelling and finite element technology
  • Structural dynamics
  • Armour and protection systems
  • Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH)
  • Structural impact and crashworthiness
  • Terminal ballistics and blast-waves