Diploma of Excellence – Simon Szabo
In the 2020/21 academic year, the first Diploma of Excellence of the Faculty was defended with great success, which was prepared by Simon Szabó at the Department of Strength and Structural Engineering with the cooperation of the Department of Architecture History and Monuments.
Simon’s thesis dealt with the non-destructive examination of historical masonry elements and their practical use.
Simon begins his PhD studies in the research group led by Professor Paulo Lourenco at the University of Minho, Portugal. Professor Lourenco is a prominent figure in historical structural research. Simon’s job will be to investigate earthquake protection in historic buildings. Congratulations and best of luck, Simon!