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Jonny Nilimaa
Jonny Nilimaa

Jonny Nilimaa

Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Structural Engineering
Structural and Fire Engineering
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
+46 (0)920 491576
T2216 Luleå

Jonny Nilimaa is working as an associate lecturer in Structural Engineering. He graduated in 2015 on strengthening and upgrading of existing concrete bridges. Current research projects involve thermal cracking in young concrete, environmental assessments of concrete structures, structural health monitoring and inspection of existing structures. He is also teaching in undergraduate and third cycle courses, as well as supervision of master thesis projects.

Research Interests

  • Monitoring and Assessment of Existing Structures
  • Repair, Strengthening and Upgrading
  • Concrete Bridges
  • Prestressing and Posttensioning

Professional Expertise

  • Design of concrete structures
  • Design and implementation of strengthening systems
  • Project management
  • Monitoring and assessment
  • Field testing

Activities and Projects

Related links


Article in journal

Concrete Construction (2020)

How to Explore Environmental and Economic Sustainability in Cold Climates
Chen. S, Lu. W, Olofsson. T, Dehghanimohammadabadi. M, Emborg. M, Nilimaa. J, et al.
Sustainability, Vol. 12, nr. 9
Article in journal

Field Destructive Testing of a Reinforced Concrete Bridge Deck Slab (2020)

Shu. J, Bagge. N, Nilimaa. J
Journal of Bridge Engineering, Vol. 25, nr. 9
Article in journal

Validation of a numerical method for predicting shear deformation of reinforced concrete beams (2019)

Huang. Z, Tu. Y, Meng. S, Bagge. N, Nilimaa. J, Blanksvärd. T
Engineering structures, Vol. 197
Chapter in book

Assessment and Loading to Failure of Three Swedish RC Bridges (2018)

Nilimaa. J, Sabau. C, Bagge. N, Puurula. A, Sas. G, Blanksvärd. T, et al.
Part of: Evaluation of Concrete Bridge Behavior through Load Testing