António Mário Pereira

  • mario.pereira@ipleiria.pt

Short Bio

António Mário Henriques Pereira has a first degree in Mechanical Engineering and a MSc and a PhD degree in Sciences of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Coimbra. The PhD has focuses on Fatigue in Weldbonded Joints.
Mário Pereira is Associate Professor (Ph.D) at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPLeiria) and Member of the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development (CDRSP) at the same Institute. He is Course Coordinator of Engineering and Industrial management at the School of Technology and Management (ESTG).

 
The present research interests are:
 
 
  • Additive manufacture
 
  • CFRP and GFRP with long and short fibers
 
  • Direct Digital Manufacturing / 4D printing
 
  • Multifunctional materials /smart materials / metamaterials
 
  • Fatigue of materials
 
  • Fatigue of welded and adhesive joints
 
  • Fatigue of weldbonding joints and behaviour of spot welding joints
 
  • Total quality management / LEAN and 6 Sigma
   
Member of the Scientific Committees of the several conferences:
 
 
  • VDS – Structures Views and Determinants of Safety & security
 
  • ENEGI – Encontro Nacional em Engenharia e Gestão Industrial
 
  • PCF – Portuguese Conference on Fracture
 
  • RESIM – International Conference on Sustainable and Intelligent Manufacturing
 
  • MACMS 2015 – Meeting on Aeronautical Composite Materials and Structures
   

The previous and current scientific and/or professional activities are: From 1993 to 2004, Director of the Laboratórios de Ensaios da ABIMOTA (LEA) (6 Laboratorys); From 1996 to 2001, Invited Assistant of Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra (Portugal); Since 2001, Associate Professor of (ESTG–IPL) School of Technology and Management – Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (Portugal); He worked in the industry for several years as a Quality Management Systems and Industrial Management.
He is/was supervisor/co-supervisor of MSc Students and Ph.D. He has co-edited several of books, authored and co-authored of papers published in books, international journals and international conferences.

Recent Publications

  • Coelho, S. R. M., Reis, P. N. B., Ferreira, J. A. M., & Pereira, A. M. (2017). Effects of external patch configuration on repaired composite laminates subjected to multi-impacts. Composite Structures, 168, 259-265
  • Silva, M., Pereira, A. M., Alves, N., Mateus, A., & Malça, C. (2017). A Hybrid Processing Approach to the Manufacturing of Polyamide Reinforced Parts with Carbon Fibers. Procedia Manufacturing, 12, 195-202
  • Figueiredo, M. S. N., & Pereira, A. M. (2017). Managing Knowledge–The Importance of Databases in the Scientific Production. Procedia Manufacturing, 12, 166-173
  • Reis, P. N. B., Pereira, A. M., Ferreira, J. A. M., & Costa, J. D. M. (2017). Cyclic creep response of adhesively bonded steel lap joints. The Journal of Adhesion, 93(9), 704-715
  • Pereira, A. M., Reis, P. N. B., & Ferreira, J. A. M. (2017). Effect of the mean stress on the fatigue behaviour of single lap joints. The Journal of Adhesion, 93(6), 504-513

Projects

  • COMP4UAVs- COMP4UAV - Components for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) produced by additive manufacturing. (Project nº 031296- POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031296) a research project of the integrated programmes for scientific research and technological development, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) 26-07-2018 to 25-07-2021
  • MATIS - MATERIALS AND SUSTAINABLE INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-000014 - 3362), a research project of the integrated programmes for scientific research and technological development, funded by the European Union through the PT2020 and Centro2020) 2017 to 2020
  • Insitu. Biomas (Project nº.17771), funded by the Agência Nacional de Inovação (ANI). 01-07-2016 to 31-06-2019
  • Incentivo - UI 4044 - 2014 (Incentivo/EME/UI4044/2014), funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) 01-01-2013 to 31-12-2013
  • Scientific Strategic Project UI 4044 -2013-2014 (PEst-OE/EME/UI4044/2013), funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) 01-01-2013 to 31-03-2015