Education

Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, China
  • B.S. Aeronautics, June 1994
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA
  • Master, June 1997
  • Ph.D., May 2001

Professional Appointments

  • 10/1996 – 6/2001: Research Assistant, Department of Aeronautics, Caltech.
  • Department of Applied Mechanics and Project Engineering, Civil Engineering School, University of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM)
    • 12/2001 – 5/2003: Postdoctoral Fellow
    • 06/2003 – 7/2007: Ramón y Cajal Scholar
    • 07/2007 – 12/2009: Tenure track Associate Professor (PCD)
    • 12/2009 -12/2019: Associate Professor (PTU)
    • 12/2019 – present: Professor (CU)
  • 05/2015-09/2015: Visiting Associate, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  • 08/2018, 2019: Visiting Scholar, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China

Committees and Professional Activities

  • fib WG2.4.2 (CEB-FIP), Modelling of Fibre Reinforced Concrete Structures; 09/2016 –
  • ACHE GT1/7, Fatigue of concrete, 11/2015 —
  • Executive member,  Sociedad Española de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería (04/2018-)
  • Executive member, Sociedad Española de Mecánica Teoría y Aplicada (12/2018-)