erasmusOn June 3rd and 4th 2015 Professor Rui Carneiro Barros, from University of Porto, Faculty of Engineering (FEUP), will deliver a course at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of University of Perugia within the framewor of the Erasmus+ Project.

All undergraduate and graduate students, as well as all interested faculty members are welcome.

The program of the course is as follows:


- Wednesday June 3rd, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Second Main Hall (aside of the Main Hall) - Strength and Capacity of CHS and SHS Tubolar Columns Filled with Concrete;

- Wednesday June 3rd, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Second Main Hall (aside of the Main Hall) - Comparisons of a Tall Building Wind Response with and without a TMD

- Thursday June 4th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Hall 17 - Semi-Active Control of Vibrations with MR Dampers

- Thursday June 4th, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Hall 17 - Most recent computational advances on modelling successfully MR dampers: (a) Neuro-fuzzy modelling of a sponge-type MR damper ; (b) Seismic response reduction of building structures using a semi-active control system based on a brain emotional learning controller.