Jorge Bento is currently working as a Technician in the Materials and Durability laboratory. He joined UBI in 2012 to assist in the co-ordination of experimental work for the GEOGREEN project (2012-2014) and later in EFATRAS project (2014-2015).
Jorge has an extensive knowledge in the field of materials science, particularly inorganic polymers and alkali-activated cementitious materials. His duties include testing material’s strength and flexibility under stress, testing materials’ physical and chemical characteristics, researching new ways to use materials for the development of products, analysing test results, detailing laboratory work in the form of reports.
Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture
University of Beira Interior, 6201-001 Covilhã, Portugal
Tel: +351 275 329 988 / Ext: 3988