Thematic Leads

YAS appoints a Thematic Lead for each of its six Strategic Themes.  The Thematic Leads advise on the work programme of YAS and are a point of contact for members interested in developing a project. 

The current Thematic Leads are:

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Healthier

Emilie Combet

 Alice Konig

Smarter

Alice Konig

 aastokes

Enterprising

Adam Stokes

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Sustainable

Louise Horsfall

 Forgan Duncan

Equal

Duncan Forgan

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International

Maria Ana Cataluna

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Dr Barreto’s expertise is the use of advanced laboratory techniques and the numerical modelling of soil behaviour using the Discrete Element Method (DEM). Recent work includes experimental research on the behaviour of sand-rubber mixtures to improve the seismic behaviour of foundations and structures.

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