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

I am 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). I obtained my B.S.E. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UNESP - Ilha Solteira (Brazil) in 2002 and 2005, respectively, where I was FAPESP Graduate Research Fellow. In 2008, I received my Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) with a Sandwich Doctorate scholarship at Université de Franche-Comté (Besançon, France) (2007). I was Visiting Researcher at Arts et Métiers - ENSAM (Paris, France) with a São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) fellowship from 2019 - 2020. Currently, I serve on the editorial board of the 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