Miguel Vaz Jr.

State University of Santa Catarina, Brazil


Miguel Vaz serves an Associate Professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Santa Catarina. He received his Ph.D. degree in computational mechanics from the University of Wales Swansea (UK) in 1998. He is involved in teaching at graduate and postgraduate levels for the mechanical engineering and material science and engineering programmes. Dr. Vaz has worked in computational approaches to multiphysics and coupled problems, especially continuum damage mechanics, ductile failure prediction of fracture-free materials, thermomechanical coupling, and conjugated heat and fluid flow problems.

Biography Updated on 20 June 2016

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