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Elisabete Fernandes Reia da Costa

Research Scientist

Working in SINTEF as a research scientist since 2013 in projects related with polymer composites materials for the wind, maritime and automotive industry. Is more recently working in projects focused on recycling of composite materials.


2012 PhD - Liquid moulding of carbon nanoparticle filled composites, Composites Centre, Cranfield University, England
2007 MSc - Materials Engineering, Materials Department, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Lisbon, Portugal

Competence and research areas

- Polymer composite materials (thermoplastics and thermosets) and manufacturing
- Dispersion of nano materials in polymer matrices
- Adhesion of polymers and composites
- Manufacturing of fibre reinforced composites
- Modelling of injection moulding and resin transfer moulding manufacturing processes
- Ageing of polymers and composites
- Recycling of polymer composite materials
- Additive manufacturing




Contact info

Visiting address:
Forskningsveien 1