Matos Castano, Julietta


Julieta Matos Castaño


Construction Management & Engineering




0031 618653759

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PhD student




Postal address

University of Twente

Faculty of Engineering Technology

Department of Construction Management & Engineering

P.O. Box 217

7500 AE Enschede

The Netherlands


RESEARCH _________________________________________________________

University of Twente (The Netherlands) November 2011- Present

PhD Researcher

Finance of multifunctional flood defences.

The main goal is to evaluate how a decision support system which includes financial and design considerations can assist decision makers for the development of a multifunctional flood defense.

University of Twente (The Netherlands) May 2010- November 2010

Student Assistant

Collaboration in the department of planning and development analyzing strategic issues in Public-Private Partnerships.

EDUCATION ________________________________________________

Indian Institute of Technology Madras May 2011- September 2011

Graduation project: The impact of the institutional environment on the development of Public Private Partnerships in the road sector. Comparison of two settings: the Netherlands and Tamil Nadu.

University of Twente (The Netherlands) August 2009- October 2011

MSc Construction Management and Engineering (CME)

A program which converts individual technical approaches into processes in which governance issues, societal trends and management methodologies are integrated with technology.

Activities: Study Tour Brazil 2010- Opportunity to explore civil engineering outside Europe during a 3 weeks trip (September-October 2010). Visits to some major civil engineering projects and related companies/institutions in Brazil focusing on the central theme: “Foundations for a sustainable future”.

Université Paris X (France) 2008

Research Project: « Comportement thermique des montages électroniques embarqués lors de leur mise sous tension. Régulation par convection naturelle en milieu confiné» - Model of thermal control to save energy in buildings by using natural convection while guaranteeing equipment’s performance.

Technical University of Madrid (Spain) 2004-2008

EUIT Aeronáutica (Madrid) 240 ECTS

Aeronautical Engineer: Specialisation in Airports. Airport planner .

A degree which covers all aspects of airport planning, design, construction and operation. Specific courses undertaken include: complex structures, airport management and economics, airports systems, construction and planning, air traffic control, traffic and transportation engineering.

RELEVANT EMPLOYMENT________________________________________________

AUDING, Auditorías e Ingenierías (Spain) October 2008-August 2009

Junior Engineer

Working at Airports’ department for Auding, Auditorías e Ingenierías in Madrid.

Feasibility studies of airport infrastructures, in terms of environmental impacts, economical and social profits and technological advantages.

AIRIA Ingeniería y Servicios (Spain) July 2007-January 2008

Internship at the Airport Madrid Barajas.

Studies and analysis of airport environment: Terminal area, airfield, operational safety, maintenance and airport operations.