Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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  • Young Investigator Medal, Spain’s Royal Academy of Engineering, 2023
  • President’s Medal for Excellence in Research (Early Career), Imperial College London, 2022
  • RAEng Young Engineer of the Year, Royal Academy of Engineering, 2021
  • EPSRC New Investigator Award, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), 2021
  • Gustavo Colonnetti Medal for outstanding contributions in the field of construction materials and structures, RILEM, 2021
  • IMechE Prestige Award for Risk Reduction in Mechanical Engineering, recognising an “eminent engineer who has contributed most in the understanding and/or reduction of risk in mechanical engineering", Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 2020
  • Simo Prize to the best young Spanish scientist in computational mechanics., Spanish Society for Numerical Methods in Engineering (SEMNI), 2020
  • Keith Miller Prize, UK Forum for Engineering Structural Integrity (FESI), 2019
  • Brunel Award, Royal Commission for the 1851 Exhibition, 2018
  • Extraordinary Doctoral Prize & Best PhD Thesis in Engineering (1st out of 99 Theses), University of Oviedo, 2018
  • Acta Student Award, Acta Materialia, 2017
  • Springer PhD Thesis Prize, Springer Nature, 2017

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