Dr. Salim Belouettar
Dr Salim Belouettar (SB) is the head of the Design and Durability research group at Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST), Luxembourg. SB research work includes the development and validation of reliable models and efficient simulation tools to describe and understand engineered complex non-linear behaviours, on a wide range of spatial and temporal scales, with an emphasis on advanced composite materials and structures. During his career, SB collaborated with many world leading industries such as AIRBUS, Thales Alenia space, the European Space Agency, etc. In the last 15 years, SB has been awarded a number of research grants from national and international funding agencies and has coordinated two EC-funded projects.