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educator , Civil engineer

Gonzalo Francisco Ruiz López, Spanish civil engineer, educator. Fellow, Spanish Ministry of Science and Education, 1991, Spanish Ministry Culture and Education, 1998-1999; grantee, European Office for Regional Development, European Union, 2001-2002, Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology, 2001-2003, University Castilla-La Mancha, 2002. Member of Spanish Association Civil Engineers (certified civil engineer).

Background

López, Gonzalo Francisco Ruiz was born on October 3, 1965 in Madrid. Son of José Luis Ruiz Leal and Julia López Mauro.

Education

BScCE, Polytechnic University Madrid, 1989. PhDCE, Polytechnic University Madrid, 1996.

Career

Consultant engineer Esteyco, Madrid, 1989. Assistant professor materials science Polytechnic University Madrid, 1992—1996. Associate professor in materials science Civil Engineering School, Polytechnic University of Madrid, 1996—1997.

Visiting associate aeronautics California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1998—1999. Associate professor solid mechanics Civil Engineering School University Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain, since 1999. Board directors Civil Engineering School University Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in minimum reinforcement criteria for reinforced concrete based on fracture mechanics. Research in mechanical properties of civil engineering materials from a dual standpoint: experimental work and computational simulation. Research in the application of cohesive models of fracture to structural concrete and on the explicit simulation of deterioration processes in concrete and other civil engineering materials.

Membership

Member of Spanish Association Civil Engineers (certified civil engineer).

Connections

Married Rena Chengxiang Yu, February 2, 2002.

father:
José Luis Ruiz Leal

mother:
Julia López Mauro

spouse:
Rena Chengxiang Yu