L.A. (Luiz Antonio) Taumaturgo Mororó, MSc


After a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, Luiz received his master’s degree in Structure Engineering at Federal University of Ceará, Brazil. During his master thesis, he worked on geometric nonlinear analysis of thin-walled laminated composite beams using corotational framework. He started his PhD research about: “Investigating the Fracture Energy of Matrix Cracks in Composite Materials”.

Research themes

  • Modeling of crack growth
  • Modeling of failure of composite materials
  • Multiscale modeling
  • Thick Level Set method
  • Domain decomposition

Luiz Antonio Taumaturgo Mororó

PhD candidate

Materials, Mechanics, Management & Design (3Md)

Applied Mechanics

Iris Nederhof-van Woggelum