José Carlos Almeida
PhD Researcher
José Carlos Almeida was born, in France, in 1973. He received the Civil Engineering diploma degree from Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal, in 1998, the MSc and PhD degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Minho, Portugal, 2003 and 2013 respectively. From 2000 to 2003 he was a professor at Piaget Institute – Campus of Viseu, Portugal. Since 2003, he has been a Professor at the Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal. His main research interests are focused on sustainability, life cycle costs, structures, and concrete.

Almeida, J. C.: "The Economical and Environmental Impact of Bridge Management"; SCIREA Journal of Traffic and Transportation, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1/15, February, 2023.
Silva, L. H. S.; Almeida, J. C.; Machado, F. C. S.: "Análise dos Parâmetros Adotados em Modelos de Determinação da Deterioração de Estruturas de Betão Armado"; Europub Journal of Exact and Engineering Research, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 2-20, January, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.: "Asset Management. The Point of View of the Users' Costs"; Civil and Environmental Engineering Reports, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 282-292, December, 2022.
Almeida, J. C.: "Bridge Construction. An Economical and Sustainable Approach"; Darnios Aplinkos Vystymas, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 15-23, May, 2022.
Almeida, J. C.: "Engineering at the Service of the Management. The Strength of Life Cycle Cost Analysis in Infrastructure"; Egitania Sciencia, Vol. 1, No. 24, pp. 105-124, January, 2019.
Almeida, J. C.; Nascimento, M.; Santos, L.; Machado, F. C. S.: "Estudo Comparativo entre Sistemas Construtivos: Light Steel Framing vs Construção Tradicional"; Building and Management International Conference, Guarda, Portugal, pp. , November, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.; Marques, M.; Marques, M.: "Recuperação Estrutural de Edificações no Centro Histórico de São Luís do Maranhão/Brasil"; Building and Management International Conference, Guarda, Portugal, pp. , November, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.; Toledo, A.; Lima, G.; Silva, C.: "Environmental Gaps of Energetic Certifications - Comparative Analysis of Brazil and Portugal"; Building and Management International Conference, Guarda, Portugal, pp. , November, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.; Carvalho, W.: "Reabilitação estrutural do Convento das Mercês: imóvel tombado pelo patrimônio histórico"; Building and Management International Conference, Guarda, Portugal, pp. , November, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.: "Towards Sustainable Mobility: the Roadway Bridges Contribution"; International Conference on Water, Energy, Food and Sustainability , Leiria, Portugal, pp. 541-551, May, 2023.
Almeida, J. C.: "Bridge Construction. An Economical and Sustainable Approach"; International Scientific-Practical Conference “Sustainable Environmental Development: Innovative Technologies, Klaipeda, Lithuania, pp. , April, 2022.
Almeida, J. C.; Brito, J. ; Cruz, P. J. S.: "Life Cycle Costs of Bridges - A Case Study"; Energy for Sustainability International Conference – Designing a sustainable future, Turin, Italy, pp. , July, 2019.
Almeida, J. C.; Brito, J. ; Cruz, P. J. S.: "Life Cycle Costs. The Importance of the Users’ Costs"; International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering Symposium, Guimarães, Portugal, pp. , March, 2019.
: "A Engenharia ao Serviço da Gestão. A Força da Análise de Custos de Ciclo de Vida em Infraestruturas"; Jornadas Luso Espanholas de Gestão Científica, Guarda, Portugal, pp. , February, 2018.
Fernandes, P. H. P. S. T., "Measurement, Budgeting and Construction Monitoring (in Portuguese)", Supervisor: Almeida, J. C., Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal, 2023.
Silva, L. H. S., "Comparative Analysis Between Degradation Models for Reinforced Concrete Structures (in Portuguese)", Supervisor: Almeida, J. C., Co-Supervisor: Machado, F. C. S., Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal, 2022.
Marques, M. F., "Structural Recovery of Buildings in the Historic Center of São Luís do Maranhão/Brazil (in Portuguese)", Supervisor: Almeida, J. C., Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal, 2019.
Carvalho, W., "Pathologies of Historic Listed Buildings, Case Study - Mercês Convent (in Portuguese)", Supervisor: Almeida, J. C., Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal, 2018.