Juan Manuel Gallego

Juan Manuel Gallego

Researcher

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology

Juan Manuel is an experienced researcher at Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology in Switzerland. The subject of his research project is related to externally bonded CFRP reinforcement in bridge construction.

He obtained his PhD in 2014 in the Structural Engineering Group at the Technical University of Madrid (Madrid, Spain) thanks to his study concerning the shear fatigue behaviour of reinforced concrete elements without stirrups. He also completed a 6-year Diploma in Civil Engineering in 2010 in the same institution. During his PhD he developed a research stage in the group IBETON at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Lausanne, Switzerland).

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