This page shows research interests and engineering applications developed by Prof. Alfredo Gay Neto, co-workers and students, at University of São Paulo, Brazil.

For a complete and updated list of publications, please visit: (Lattes Curriculum).

Short Curriculum

  • 2002-2006: Graduation: Mechanical Engineer - Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)
  • 2007-2012: Doctorate in Sciences- Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)
  • Thesis Title: STRUCTURAL STABILITY OF THE STATIC CONFIGURATION OF CATENARY RISERS

  • 2012-2014: Postdoctorate - Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)
  • Project Title: RISERS NONLINEAR DYNAMICS INCLUDING THE UNILATERAL CONTACT WITH THE SEABED

  • 2013: Postdoctorate - Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Project Title: TECHNIQUES FOR THE COMPUTATIONAL ANALYSIS OF CONTACT PROBLEMS IN RISERS

  • 2014-2015: Guest researcher - Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Project Title: ADVANCES ON BEAM-TO-BEAM COMPUTATIONAL CONTACT MODELS

  • 2016-2017: Guest researcher - Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Project Title: GENERALIZATION OF THE “MASTER-MASTER” FORMULATION FOR COMPUTATIONAL CONTACT MECHANICS

  • 2018: Habilitation - Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)
  • Thesis Title: COMPUTATIONAL MODELING OF POINTWISE CONTACT BETWEEN BODIES: AN INTEGRATED VIEW

  • 2014-2018: Assistant Professor Position - Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)
  • 2018-present: Associate Professor Position - Polytechnic School (University of São Paulo)

Contact

email: alfredo.gay@usp.br

Dept. of Structural and Geotechnical Engineering - Polytechnic School at University of São Paulo