UME Team wins 2nd place on blind prediction contest

The “UME Team” of the ROSE Programme of IUSS Pavia, made up of the students Romain Sousa and Claudia Zelaschi (supervised by Ricardo Monteiro) won the 2nd place prize of the SC@UM – STRENGTHENING CFRP CHALLENGE, which took place during the 11th International Symposium on Fibre Reinforced Polymer for Reinforced Concrete Structures, held at University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal, on 26-28 June 2013.

The challenge consisted of the prediction of the behaviour of a CFRP strengthened reinforced concrete beam. The UME School and IUSS Pavia congratulate the team for their success.