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Dr Andrea Diambra

Dr Andrea Diambra

Dr Andrea Diambra
BSc, MSc(Marche), PhD(Bristol)

Senior Lecturer

Office Room 2.15
Queen's Building,
University Walk, Clifton BS8 1TR
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 5600

Research summary

Dr Andrea Diambra is a Senior Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering at University of Bristol. His research interests span across a wide range of geotechnical problems, with particular focus on two main areas: 1) new geotechnical solutions for offshore energy systems and 2) development of novel ground improvements techniques. His research uses an approach across the length scales involving a range of techniques from experimental element testing, constitutive modelling, numerical analyses and full-scale testing.


Recent and current research projects include:


1)      Offshore geotechnics

-          Development of new macro-element models for plate anchoring systems;

-          Full-scale axial and lateral ...

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Dr Andrea Diambra was appointed as Lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Bristol in 2010, joining the Geomechanics Group. Before the current appointment, Dr Diambra has been working as a consultant geotechnical engineer for Mott MacDonald Ltd. He obtained his PhD at Bristol University (awarded in 2010) studying the mechanical behaviour of fibre reinforced sands. Dr Diambra was awarded in 2004 a MSc in Environmental Engineering from Universita’ Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy.

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