BiographyMarcelo F. S. F. de Moura is an Associate Professor with Aggregation at the
Department of Mechanical Engineering of the Faculty of Engineering of the University
of Porto, Portugal. His research interests are focused on mechanical and fracture
behaviour of anisotropic materials (composites, wood and bone) and adhesive bonding.
Numerical simulation of fracture and fatigue using cohesive zone modelling is a
prominent research topic. He is author/co-author of 150 research papers in international
scientific journals and 2 books, he has participated in 26 research projects being leader
of 8 of them and supervised 8 PhD (2 ongoing).