Cosmin Popescu
Cosmin Popescu

Cosmin Popescu

Biträdande universitetslektor
Luleå tekniska universitet
Byggkonstruktion och brand
Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser
F966 Luleå
  • Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Luleå University of Technology, 2017
  • M.Sc., Structural Engineering, Politehnica University of Timisoara, 2012
  • B.Sc., Civil Engineering, Politehnica University of Timisoara, 2010

Research interests

  • Assessment of existing structures
  • Innovative methods of repair and strengthening of structures using fibre reinforced polymers (FRPs)
  • Large-scale testing and Numerical Simulations
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Monitoring and inspection techniques for existing structures

Professional expertise

  • Assessment of existing structures
  • Finite element modelling
  • Non-destructive testing and monitoring

Activities and projects


Organizational affiliation



A state of the art review on walls with openings strengthened by use of fiber reinforced polymers (2014)

Popescu. C, Sas. G, Täljsten. B, Blanksvärd. T
Ingår i: Proceedings of The 7th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2014), International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC), 2014, 128
Artikel i tidskrift

Assessment of RC walls with cut-out openings strengthened by FRP composites using a rigid-plastic approach (2017)

Popescu. C, Schmidt. J, Goltermann. P, Sas. G
Engineering structures, ISSN: 0141-0296, Vol. 150, s. 585-598
Artikel i tidskrift

Axially Loaded RC Walls with Cutout Openings Strengthened with FRCM Composites (2018)

Sabau. C, Popescu. C, Sas. G, Blanksvärd. T, Täljsten. B
Journal of composites for construction, ISSN: 1090-0268, Vol. 22, nr. 6, s. 04018046-1-04018046-16

Bridges tested to failure in Sweden (2018)

Täljsten. B, Blanksvärd. T, Sas. G, Bagge. N, Nilimaa. J, Popescu. C, et al.
Ingår i: IABSE Conference 2018 – Engineering the Past, to Meet the Needs of the FutureJune 25-27 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2018