Jairo Jose de Oliveira Andrade

Schools: School of Technology
Graduate Programs: Material Engineering and Technology Graduate Program


Jairo Andrade received a BSc. Eng in Civil Engineering in 1994 from Universidade of Pernambuco, Brazil and MSc. and PhD. degrees in Civil Engineering in 1997 and 2001, respectively, from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil. Currently he is a full professor in the Graduate Program in Materials Engineering and Technology, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PGETEMA/PUCRS), Brazil. His research interests include product development, systems reliability, construction materials, durability, and service life modeling.

Areas of interest


Concentration Areas and Lines Research

Engineering and Materials Technology

- Materials and processes to mitigate and control environmental impacts

Materials and Related Processes

- Materials and processes for control and mitigation of environmental impacts

Research Structures

Research Group

- Civil Engineering Interdisciplinary Research Center

Research Group

- Production/Industrial Engineering Multidisciplinary Research Group

Research Laboratories

- Civil Construction Materials Laboratory