IMFIA - Universidad de la República
Civil Engineer from Universidad de la República in 2008, Master from Universidad de de la Republica in 2012 (ANII fellowship; best MSc Thesis in Civil Engineering, awarded by the National Academy of Engineering of Uruguay in 2013), phD candidate on Universidad de la República since 2013 (ANII fellowship). Full-time Research Assistant at IMFIA (Universidad de la República) since 2015. Principal Investigator in one current research project founded by the National Research Agency of Uruguay (ANII). Researcher at several national and international research projects.. Current co- supervisor of 2 Master candidates. Principal Reviewer of the following journals: Energy, Applied Energy, Journal of Renewable Energy and Journal of Cleaner Production.
His main research line is coastal engineering, focusing on wave modelling, wave energy resource characterization and beach morphodynamics. His research in these fields has been published in Energy, Renewable Energy and Journal of Coastal Research
Most relevant publication:
Alonso, R., Jackson, M., Santoro, P., Fossati, M., Solari, S., Teixeira, L., “Wave and tidal energy resource assessment in Uruguayan shelf seas”, Renewable Energy, 2017, doi:10.1016/j.renene.2017.03.074.
Alonso, R., Solari, S., Teixeira, L., “Wave energy resource assessment in Uruguay”, Energy, Vol. 93(1), 2015.
Alonso, R., López, G., Mosquera, R., Solari, S., Teixira, L., “Coastal Erosion on Balneario Solís, Uruguay”, Journal of Coastal Research, 2014. DOI 10.2112/SI71-006.1
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