Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Katia is a final-year undergraduate student at the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Patras (Greece), focusing in Structural Engineering. Her final-year project is studying the residual compressive strength and deformability of plain concrete cylinders confined with textile-reinforced mortar (TRM), after fire exposure. Currently she is visiting the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield as a research student for the period between March and May 2017, in the framework of Erasmus+ Traineeship program, funded by the European Union.