BiographyIn addition to my regular job, I am Honorary Professor at Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Peru; and a Member of the editorial board of Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures (Taylor and Francis), Annals of Solid and Structural Mechanics (Springer), and Revista Internacional de Desastres Naturales, Accidentes e Infraestructura Civil (Universidad de Puerto Rico).
US Patents, #6,455,131 (2002) and #6,544,624 (2003)
ASME Fellow and SAMPE Fellow
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
I am 100% fluent, technically and culturally, in English and Spanish, and not far behind that in Italian.
By: Ever Barbero
-- Such a simple idea, but brilliant. Incredible that they inflate in 3 minutes!
-- Yes. It was Xmas 2006, someone called me to describe the problem and she asked me if I could propose a solution. Two days later I told her, "we inflate an huge airbag to seal off the tunnel." It is now a reality!