Head of the SHM Lab


Samuel da Silva

Associate Professor

CNPq/Brazil - Research Fellow

São Paulo State University (UNESP)

Mechanical Engineering Department

Ilha Solteira, SP, Brazil

About me

Samuel da Silva is an Associate Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at São Paulo State University - UNESP (Ilha Solteira/Brazil) and Research Fellow from National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq/Brazil). He obtained the B.S.E. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UNESP - Ilha Solteira (Brazil) in 2002 and 2005, respectively, were he was FAPESP Graduate Research Fellow. In 2008 he received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) with Sandwich Doctorate scholarship at Université de Franche-Comté (Besançon, France) (2007). He was Visiting Researcher at Arts et Métiers - ENSAM (Paris, France) with a fellowship of São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) from 2019 - 2020. Currently, he serves on the editorial board of Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering.

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My complete CV: here.

His research interests cover:

    • Structural Health Monitoring

    • System Identification & Signal Processing

    • Nonlinear Dynamics

    • Applied Mechanics