Pedro Custódio

  • pedro.custodio@ipleiria.pt

Short Bio

Pedro Custódio has been an Associate Professor of the Mechanical Engineering Department at the Polytechnic of Leiria (IPLeiria) since 1990. He has a first degree and a MSc in Mechanical Engineering by the Instituto Superior Técnico (University of Lisbon).

He has worked in several companies of moulds and plastics;

 

 He has been responsible for the following subjects:

– Computer Aided Design (CAD);

– Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM);

– Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) in Moulds and Plástics;

– Project of Moulds and Plastic Parts;

 

His present research interests are:

– CAD/CAE Tools in the Design and Analysis of Plastic Injection Mould;

Hybrid Additive Manufacturing;

– Reverse Engineering;

– Industry 4.0;

– Sustainable Mobility;

Recent Publications

  • Custódio, Pedro; José J. Morais; Rui Miranda Guedes. "The effects of moisture and physical ageing on the viscoelastic behaviour of a structural epoxy". Trabalho apresentado em 15TH European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM), Veneza, 2012;
  • Custódio, Pedro; J. L. Morais; Rui Miranda Guedes. "Physical aging under moisture effect of a thermosetting polymer". Trabalho apresentado em 9th International Conference on Durability of Composite Systems – DURACOSYS 2010, Patras, 2010;
  • Xavier, José; Custódio, P.M.; Morais J.; Guedes, Rui. "Assessing mechanical properties of a polymer material by a video extensometer technique". Trabalho apresentado em 7th EUROMECH - Solid Mechanics Conference, ESMC 2009, Lisboa, 2009;
  • Custódio, Pedro; Queiroz, J.L; Morais, J.J.; Guedes, R.M. "The effects of moisture and physical ageing on the elastic behaviour of a structural epoxy". Trabalho apresentado em 17th International Conference on Composite Materials - ICCM-17, Edinburgh, 2009;
  • Custódio, Pedro; Tranchete TM; José J. Morais; Rui Miranda Guedes; Xavier, José. "Influência da humidade e do envelhecimento físico no comportamento elástico de um epóxido". Trabalho apresentado em 7º Congresso Nacional de Mecânica Experimental - APAET, Vila Real, 2008;

Projects

  • 2007/06/01 - 2010/09/30 - Avaliação experimental dos efeitos da humidade no envelhecimento e na durabilidade de polímeros termoendurecíveis; Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia - PTDC/EME-PME/67791/2006; Research member;«