Abarca Jiménez Andrés
Graduate Researcher
Struttura di afferenza: CLASSE STS


Andrés Abarca graduated as a civil engineer at the University of Costa Rica in 2009. Afterwards, he graduated with a master’s degree in Earthquake Engineering from the Erasmus MEEES program after completing courses in the Université Grenoble des Alpes (France) and IUSS Pavia (Italy). Andrés also obtained a second master in science in structural engineering from the University of Costa Rica, graduating with honors. On the professional side, Andrés has worked as a Project Manager, a Structural Inspector and a Structural Designer for several private firms in Costa Rica. Before enrolling in to his PhD, he worked as a researcher and interim professor for the University of Costa Rica, teaching courses of Mechanics of Solids and Structural Design. Within IUSS, he is currently a post-doctoral researcher working in the field of regional risk assessment of bridge portfolios, the topic of his PhD research.

Website: www.andresabarca.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/andrés-abarca-jiménez
ResearchGate: https: www.researchgate.net/profile/Andres_Abarca3