CMech-Lab 

Computational Mechanics Research Laboratory


Direction Board

Jorge Belinha, PhD

Director, Researcher and Scientific Coordinator

Lúcia Dinis, Phd

Scientific Advisor

Renato Natal Jorge, PhD

Scientific Advisor


Research Team

Carla Santos, MSc

Researcher and PhD student

Marco Marques, MSc

Researcher and PhD student

Daniel Rodrigues, MSc

Researcher and PhD student

Madalena Peyroteo, MSc

Researcher and PhD student

Joana Gomes, MSc

Researcher and PhD student

Ana Catarina Guerra, MSc

Researcher and PhD student


Visiting Researchers

Behzad Farahani, MSc
Researcher at LOME and PhD student




Former Collaborators

The following collaborators have helped CMech-Lab to succeed: Thank you all.


MSc students:

- Susana Moreira, MSc student (MIEM) – from 2011 to 2013

- José Azevedo, MSc student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2012 to 2013

- António Ferreira, MSc student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2012 to 2013

- Ana Sofia Ferreira, MSc student (MIB-FEUP) – from 2012 to 2013

- Henrique Duarte, MSc student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2012 to 2014

- José Andrade, MSc student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2012 to 2013

- Behzad Farahani, MSc student (MMC-FEUP) – from 2014 to 2015

- José Berardo, MSc student (MMC-FEUP) – from 2014 to 2015

- Nuno Miranda, MSc student (MIB-FEUP) – from 2014 to 2015

- Daniel Direito, MSc student (MMC-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Seif Sadek, MSc student (MMC-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Pedro Noronha, MSc Student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Daniel Rodrigues, MSc Student (MIEM-FEUP) – from 2015-2016

- Madalena Gomes, MSc student (MIB-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Pedro Lopes, MSc student (MIB-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Leonor Piqueiro, MSc student (MIB-FEUP) – from 2015 to 2016

- Catarina Maia, MSc Student (MEB-FEUP) – from 2015-2017

- João Pedro Graça, MSc Student (MEB-FEUP) – from 2015-2017


and PhD students: 

- Carla Santos, PhD student (PRODEB-FEUP ) – from 2014 to present 

- Marco Marques, PhD student (PRODEB-FEUP ) – from 2015 to present

- Daniel Rodrigues, PhD Student ( PRODEM-FEUP ) – from 2016 to present

- Madalena Gomes, PhD student ( PRODEB-FEUP) – from 2016 to present
- Joana Gomes, PhD student (
DEMSSO-FEUP) – from 2016 to present
- Ana Catarina Guerra, PhD student (
PRODEB-FEUP) – from 2017 to present

Behzad Farahani, PhD student ( PRODEM-FEUP ) – from 2016 to present


from the following courses at FEUP:

- Integrated Master in Mechanical Engineering (MIEM) at FEUP

- Integrated Master in Bioengineering (MIB) at FEUP

- Master in Computational Mechanics (MMC) at FEUP

- Master in Biomedical Engineering (MEB) at FEUP

- Doctoral Program in Biomedical Engineering (PRODEB) at FEUP
- Doctoral Program in Mechanical Engineering (PRODEM) at FEUP