Luca Sgambi , PhD. Eng., Asst. Prof.


Luca Sgambi is a Dr. Eng. and Assistant Professor (since September 2016) in the Faculty of Architecture, Architectural Engineering and Urbanism [LOCI] at the Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium where he lectures on conceptual design of structures, principally on the Tournai campus. He had worked at Politecnico di Milano as Adjunct Professor (from 2003 to 2009) and Temporary Assistant Professor (from 2010 to 2013). He has worked as a structural engineer for several architectural offices in Milan (Italy) and as Forensic Engineering Investigator. He won the Young Researcher Fellowship Award in the Second M.I.T. Conference (2003) and the 1° Prize on the “Blast Blind Prediction Contest 2012” (in collaboration with others researchers) at University of Missouri-Kansas City. His doctoral thesis was on the application of Artificial Intelligence Methods in Civil Engineering (in particular for the analysis and design of long suspension bridges). His research interests include: computational mechanics, reinforced concrete structure, artificial intelligence, durability and maintenance of structures, university pedagogy.
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