Department of Civil and Structural Engineering (Room E110a)
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Reyes Garcia Lopez is a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Dept. of Civil and Structural Engineering of The University of Sheffield (UK). He obtained his BEng(Hons) from the University of Michoacan (Mexico), his joint MSc from ROSE School (Italy) and University of Grenoble (France), and his PhD from The University of Sheffield (UK). His main research interests are in the fields of structural concrete, FRP reinforcement and earthquake engineering. Reyes has significant experience in the behaviour and retrofitting of full-scale reinforced concrete buildings tested on shake tables. He is a member of the fib TG 5.1 “FRP Reinforcement for Concrete Structures” and of the EU-funded COST Action TU1207 “Next Generation Guidelines for Composite Reinforcements”. He is also co-Investigator in two Newton Fund projects on Rapid Post-earthquake Disaster and Risk Management for Industrial and Urban Zones in Turkey.