Jorge Cunha


Short Bio

Jorge Cunha is a research member of the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development since May 2017.

He has a Master degree Mechanical Engineering and a degree in Electromechanical Engineering, at Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra.

Jorge Cunha has 3 years of industrial experience in mechanical projects. His main research interests are: Computer modelling and simulation, Reverse Engineering and development of equipment and mechanical systems.

Last September 2018, Jorge Cunha was distinguished with the Best Innovation Paper (Top 10) at the International Conference on Polymers and Moulds Innovations (PMI) University of Minho 2018.

Recent Publications

  • J. Cunha, J. Vitorino e A. Mateus, “PMI 2018”, Development of smart projectiles for multi-dimensional water-assisted injection moulding, Setembro 2018. (Selected as one of the ten most innovative works present at the PMI 2018 conference)


  • CompositeSteering – High pressure thermoplastic composite duct
  • Multi-Path.H2O – Multi Ramification Hollow Injection for Water Assisted Moulding
  • WaterSHAPE – Adaptive projectile for high performance water assisted injection moulding process