MAIN RESEARCH INTERESTS
- Isogeometric Analysis;
- Finite Element Method;
- Contact Mechanics;
- Optimisation methods;
- Additive Manufacturing;
- Sheet Metal Forming.
- 2007-2012: MSc Degree, Integrated Master in Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
Completed the Integrated Master in Mechanical Engineering with a final grade of 14/20, with the dissertation Study on the effect of the configuration on the ballistic performance of an EFP (grade: 19/20), under the coordination of Prof. F. Teixeira-Dias.
- Since October 2013: PhD student in Mechanical Engineering
PhD student with a thesis entitled Development of Contact and Remeshing techniques for the Optimum design of Plastic-Forming tools based on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA).
- Since October 2013: Research Fellow
Researcher in the project PTDC/EMS-TEC/0899/2012, entitled “Development of Isogeometric (IGA) Formulations for the Numerical Simulation of Plastic Forming Processes”.
- October 2012-September 2013: Research Fellow
Research scholar, granted by the National Science Foundation, Portugal, entitled Numerical simulation and design of extruded integrally stiffened panels (ISP) joined by friction stir welding (FSW) for aeronautic applications, with reference PTDC/EME-PME/113835/2009.
D. Cardoso, J.F. Caseiro, M. Airosa, J. Dias-de-Oliveira and R.A.F. Valente. Development of an open-source computational framework based on Isogeometric Analysis, Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering – CNM, Portugal 29 June – 2 July 2015.
M. Airosa, D. Cardoso, J.F. Caseiro,J. Dias-de-Oliveira and R.A.F. Valente. Development of an open source pedagogical tool for modelling with T-Splines, Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering – CNM, Portugal 29 June – 2 July 2015.
D. Cardoso, R.M.F. Paulo and R.A.F. Valente. Numerical study and design of extruded integrally stiffened panels (ISP) for aeronautic applications subjected to blast loading, 11th World Conference on Computational Mechanics, Spain, 20-25 July 2014.
F. Teixeira-Dias, D. Cardoso. Numerical simulation of an explosively formed penetrator, LWAG Symposium and Industry Focus Day, Brussels-Belgium, 16-18 October 2013.
D. Cardoso, R.M.F. Paulo, R.A.F. Valente. Numerical simulation and design of extruded integrally stiff- ened panels (ISP) for aeronautic applications subjected to blast loading: Sensitivity analyses to different stiffener configurations, Second ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference, Bordeaux-France, 2-6 September 2013.
D. Cardoso, F. Teixeira-Dias. Numerical modelling of the formation of EFP devices (Explosively Formed Projectiles), Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering-CNM, Bilbao-Spain, 25-28 June 2013.