António Alberto Santos Correia
PhD in Civil Engineering, University of Coimbra, 2011
MSc in Civil Engineeirng, University of Porto, 2003
in Civil Engineering, University of Coimbra, 1997
Critical State Soil Mechanics
Programming and Computer Science
| Particles, Polymers and Biomaterials Technology (PPB)|
Geotechnical reinforcement and improvement
Metallic and synthetic fibres
Nanotechnology applied to soil improvement
Remediation of contaminated soils with nanoparticles
Funded research projects
Ignition Grant 2014/MAIS CENTRO-CCDRC.
Research Project “Creep study of deep mixing columns”,
PTDC/ECM/101875/2008, Jan./2010-Dec./2013, coordinator: Paulo J. Venda
Research Project "Optimization of frames for effective assembling", Research Fund for Coal and Steel - European Commission, RFSR-CT-2011-00035, Jul/2011-Jun/2014.
Research Project "Soils reinforced with short synthetic fibers", n.º PBIC/C/CEG/2387/95, financially supported by “Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia” (concluded).
Venda Oliveira, P. J., A. A. S. Correia, L. J. L. Lemos 2017. "Numerical modelling of the effect of curing time on the creep behaviour of a chemically stabilised soft soil." Computers and Geotechnics 91: 117-130. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2017.07.007)
Matos, M. P. S. R., Correia, A. A. S., Rasteiro, M. G. 2017, “Application of carbon nanotubes to immobilize heavy metals in contaminated soils”, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 19(4), 126. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11051-017-3830-x
Venda Oliveira, P.J.; Correia, A.A.S.; Lemos, L.J.L. 2017, “Numerical prediction of the creep behaviour of an unstabilised and a chemically stabilised soft soil”, Computers and Geotechnics, 87, pp. 20–31 (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2017.02.006)
Correia, A.A.S.; Venda Oliveira, P.J.; Teles, J.M.N.P.C. and Pedro, A.M.G., 2017, “Strength of a stabilised soil reinforced with steel fibres”, Proceedings of ICE - Geotechnical Engineering, (doi: 10.1680/jgeen.16.00200)
Venda Oliveira, P.J.; Vieira, A.F.V. and Correia, A.A.S., 2017, “Effect of organic matter in soft soils on the effectiveness of preloading for foundations”, Proceedings of ICE - Geotechnical Engineering, (doi: 10.1680/jgeen.16.00082)
Venda Oliveira, P.J.; Correia, A.A.S.; Teles, J.M.N.P.C. and Pedro, A.M.G., 2017, “Effect of cyclic loading on the behaviour of a chemically stabilised soft soil reinforced with steel fibres”, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Volume 92, January 2017, Pages 122-125, ISSN 0267-7261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2016.10.006.
Correia, A.A.S. and Rasteiro, M.G., 2016, “Nanotechnology Applied to Chemical Soil Stabilization”, Procedia Engineering, Volume 143, Pages 1252-1259, ISSN 1877-7058. (doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2016.06.113)
Tinoco, J.; Correia, A.A.S.; Venda Oliveira, P.J.; Correia, A.G. and Lemos, L., 2016 “A Data-driven Approach for qu Prediction of Laboratory Soil-cement Mixtures”, Procedia Engineering, Volume 143, Pages 566-573, ISSN 1877-7058. (doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2016.06.073)
Venda Oliveira, P.J., Correia, A.A.S., Teles, J.M.N.P.C. and Custódio, D.G., 2015, “Effect of fibre type on the compressive and tensile strength of a soft soil chemically stabilised”, Geosynthetics International, (http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jgein.15.00040)
Kitazume, M., Grisolia, M., Leder, E., Marzano, I. P., Correia, A. A. S., Venda Oliveira, P. J., Åhnberg, H. and Andersson, M. 2015, “Applicability of molding procedures in laboratory mix tests for quality control and assurance of the deep mixing method”, Soils and Foundations, p. 761-777.
Nuno Forte Rafael, 30/Oct/2017, “Chemical stabilisation of soils with nanoparticles”, MSc in Chemical Engineering, DEQ-FCTUC. (Co-supervisor, final mark: 16/20)
João Carlos Atalaia Cajada, 26/Sep/2017, “Chemical stabilisation of several soils with the addition of polypropylene fibres”, MSc in Civil Engineering, DEC-FCTUC. (Co-supervisor, final mark: 16/20).
Ana Rita Duarte Gomes, 25/Sep/2017, “Remediation of a soil contaminated with heavy metals by nanoparticles”, MSc in Chemical Engineering, DEQ-FCTUC. (Co-supervisor, final mark: 18/20)
Ana Rita Lino Oliveira, 23/Sep/2016, “Heavy metal ions removal from aqueous solutions by Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes”, MSc in Chemical Engineering, DEQ-FCTUC. (Co-supervisor, final mark: 18/20).
Patrícia Daniela Couceiro Costa, 15/Sep/2016, “Chemical stabilization of soils using carbon nanotubes”, MSc in Chemical Engineering, DEQ-FCTUC. (Co-supervisor, final mark: 18/20).
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-3260-8729
Chairman of the Board of ACIV (Association for the development of Civil Engineering)
University of Coimbra representative at the cluster Smart Waste Portugal-since 2017.
Coordinator of the Protocol University of Coimbra – Portugal Infrastructures (2016-2019).
Portuguese delegate at 2 Technical Committees TC211-Ground Improvement (under the auspicious of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering) and TC189-Geosynthetics (under the auspicious of the European Committee for Standardization)