Miguel Ferreira

PhD, MSc

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20112019

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Research Output

2019

Assessing freeze-thaw performance of concrete: Some considerations

Ferreira, R. M., 2019, Concrete in arctic conditions: Workshop proceedings from a Nordic workshop. p. 71-74 4 p. (Nordic Concrete Research; No. 16).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Construction of realistic NPP containment wall mock-up for challenging NDE methods

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E., Sjöblom, V., Al-Neshawy, F. & Ojala, T., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the fib Symposium 2019: Concrete - Innovations in Materials, Design and Structures. Derkowski, W., Krajewski, P., Gwozdziewicz, P., Pantak, M. & Hojdys, L. (eds.). International Federation for Structural Concrete FIB, p. 1651-1658 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Design, construction, and NDT of a mock-up for reinforced concrete walls in NPP

Al-Neshawy, F., Ferreira, R. M., Bohner, E., Ojala, T., Sjöblom, V., Niederleithinger, E., Effner, U. & Puttonen, J., 2019, SMiRT 25, August 4-9, 2019, Charlotte, NC, USA: Division IX. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Digitalisation of the quality control of concrete manufacturing and construction

Bohner, E., Vehmas, T., Laikari, A., Okkonen, M., Kiviniemi, M., Lahdenperä, P. & Ferreira, M., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the fib Symposium 2019: Concrete - Innovations in Materials, Design and Structures. Derkowski, W., Krajewski, P., Gwozdziewicz, P., Pantak, M. & Hojdys, L. (eds.). International Federation for Structural Concrete FIB, p. 1435-1442 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Review of the Durability of Concretes for ILW Containers and HLW/SF Buffers: Contractor Report to RWM

Fuller, A., Neall, F., Ferreira, R. M., Kuosa, H., Hayes, M. & Rasburn, J., Mar 2019, 2 ed. 102 p. (NDA Reports; No. RWM/Contr/19/007/2).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
2018

Behaviour of cementitious matrices subjected to the combined action of chloride ions and carbonation

Malheiro, R., Camões, A., Meira, G., Amorim, M. T., Castro-Gomes, J. & Ferreira, R. M., 18 Oct 2018, In : Revista Materia. 23, 3, e-12162.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Betonisiltojen lujuustutkimukset 2017 - 2018

Translated title of the contribution: Strength studies of bridges 2017 - 2018Salparanta, L., Bohner, E., Ferreira, M., Fulop, L., Leivo, M. & Niemelä, M., 1 Dec 2018, In : Betoni. 2018, 4, p. 86-89 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Mock-up wall for non-destructive testing and evaluation of thick reinforced concrete structures in nuclear power plants

Al-Neshawy, F., Ojala, T., Ferreira, M. & Puttonen, J., 2018, In : The e-Journal of Nondestructive Testing & Ultrasonics. 23, 8, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Nuclear Power Plant containment wall mock-up for long-term NDE

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E., Sjöblom, V., Al-Neshawy, F. & Ojala, T., Aug 2018, ASNT Digital Library. Columbus, USA, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Quality Management of Concrete Construction by Digitalizing the Process Chain from Batching Plant to Building

Bohner, E., Vehmas, T., Okkonen, M., Kiviniemi, M., Lahdenperä, P., Laikari, A. & Ferreira, M., Aug 2018, ASNT Digital Library. Columbus, USA, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

2017

Acceptance criteria for Maintenance of Nuclear Concrete Structures: Feasibility Study

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Calonius, K., 2017, 64 p. (Energiforskrapport, Vol. 358).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Concrete performance subject to coupled deterioration in cold environments

Ferreira, M., Kuosa, H., Leivo, M. & Holt, E., 1 Nov 2017, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 323, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Extending service life by coupling the limit state of corrosion initiation and corrosion induced cracking

Bohner, E. & Ferreira, M., 2017, XXIIIth Symposium on Nordic Concrete Research : Part 2. Norsk Betongforening, p. 115-118 (Nordic Concrete Research).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

NDT Matrix - A tool for selecting non-destructive testing methods for NPP concrete structures

Al Neshawy, F., Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Puttonen, J., 2017, Transactions of SMiRT-24. The Netherlands: International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology; No. 24).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Non-destructive examination of NPP primary circuit components and concrete infrastructure (WANDA)

Jäppinen, T., Ferreira, M., Koskinen, T., Bohner, E., Al-Neshawy, F. & Virkkunen, I., 2017, SAFIR2018 - The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2015-2018: Interim Report. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 331-342 (VTT Technology, Vol. 294).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access

Nordic Europe

Lindgård, J., Grelk, B., Wigum, B. J., Trägårdh, J., Appelqvist, K., Holt, E., Ferreira, M. & Leivo, M., 1 Aug 2017, Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete: A World Review. Taylor & Francis, p. 277-320 44 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

NPP containment wall mock-up for long term NDE and monitoring

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Al Neshawy, F., 2017, XXIIIth Symposium on Nordic Concrete Research : Part 1. Norsk Betongforening, p. 71-74 (Nordic Concrete Research).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Pre-design considerations for a large-scale NDE mock-up

Al-Neshawy, F., Ferreira, M. & Bohner, E., 2017, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. (VTT Research Report, Vol. R-00645-17).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

2016

Behaviour of concrete under severe environment: Effect of carbonation on the chloride migration coefficient from non-steady-state migration test

Malheiro, R., Camões, A., Meira, G., Ferreira, M., Amorim, M. T. & Reis, R., 2016. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Coupling limit states of corrosion initiation and corrosion induced crack opening - sensitivity analysis of model parameters

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Saarela, O., 2016, International RILEM Conference Materials Systems and Structures in Civil Engineering 2016 (MSSCE 2016) on Fresh Concrete: Proceedings pro115. Thrane, L. N., Pade, C., Svec, O. & Roussel, N. (eds.). RILEM Publications, p. 165-176

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Detection capability of NDE methods in steel-concrete-steel composite elements

Fülöp, L., Tuhti, A., Rapaport, G. & Ferreira, M., 2016. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Influence of carbonation on the chloride ion diffusion coefficient in fly ash concrete

Malheiro, R., Camacho, G., Camões, A., Meira, G., Amorim, T., Ferreira, M. & Reis, R., 2016, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Concrete Sustainability. International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering CIMNE, p. 682-693

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Modelling chloride ingress under freeze-thaw loading: 3D FEM approach

Laukkanen, A., Pinomaa, T., Andersson, T., Ferreira, M. & Bohner, E., 2016. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

NDE of thick-walled reinforced concrete structures: International research review

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Al-Neshawy, F., 2016, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 36 p. (VTT Research Report, Vol. VTT-R-04696-15).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

NDE of thick-walled reinforced concrete structures: Technologies and systems for performance monitoring

Bohner, E., Kuosa, H., Al-Neshawy, F. & Ferreira, M., 2016, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 63 p. (VTT Research Report, Vol. VTT-R-00449-16).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

NDE Research of Nuclear Power Plant Primary Circuit Components and Concrete Infrastructure in Finland

Jäppinen, T. & Ferreira, M., 2016, WCNDT 2016. 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

NDT&E methods for aged NPP concrete structures

Al-Neshawy, F., Ferreira, M. & Bohner, E., 2016, p. 69-76.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Parametric study of coupled models for corrosion initiation of reinforcement and induced cracking of concrete cover

Bohner, E., Ferreira, M. & Saarela, O., 2016, Proceedings of 13th International fib Symposium. International Federation for Structural Concrete FIB, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Selection Matrix for Non-Destructive Testing of NPP Concrete Structures

Al-Neshawy, F., Sistonen, E., Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Puttonen, J., 2016, WCNDT 2016. 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Stochastic limit state design extension to include corrosion induced cracking

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Saarela, O., 2016, p. 142-152.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

The influence of the freeze-thaw loading cycle on the ingress of chlorides in concrete

Ferreira, M., Leivo, M., Kuosa, H. & Lange, D., 2016, Proceedings of MSSCE 2016. RILEM Publications, p. 31-40

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2015

Ageing management platform for Finnish NPP concrete infrastructure

Ferreira, M., Al-Neshawy, F. & Sistonen, E., 2015, Transactions of SMiRT-23. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p. Paper ID 219

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsProfessional

Ageing management platform for NPP concrete structures

Sistonen, E., Al-Neshawy, F. & Ferreira, M., 2015, IABSE Symposium Report. International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering IABSE, p. 280-287 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

A methodology for coupling limit states in service life design of reinforced concrete structures

Bohner, E., Ferreira, M., Saarela, O. & Solichin, S., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther conference contributionScientific

Benchmarking of deemed-to-satisfy provisions in standards, State-of-the-art report

Ferreira, M., durability, T. G. . . C. O. C. D. P. F., Gehlen, C., Bartholomew, M., Edvardsen, C., von Greve-Dierfeld, S., Gulikers, J., Helland, S., Markeset, G., McKenna, P., Papworth, F., Pielstick, B. & Rahimi, A., 2015, International Federation for Structural Concrete FIB. 191 p. (FIB Bulletin, Vol. 76).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Carbonation front progress in mortars containing fly ash considering the presence of chloride ions

Malheiro, R., Camoes, A., Ferreira, M., Meira, G., Amorim, T. & Reis, R., 2015, Sustainable Construction Materials. Aguiar, J., Camões, A., Fangueiro, R., Eires, R., Cunha, S. & Kheradmand, M. (eds.). p. 214-221 (Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 634).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosis of Severe Alkali Aggregate Reaction in a Finnish Swimming Pool

Lindqvist, V., Orantie, K., Holt, E. & Ferreira, M., 2015, Concrete: Innovation and Design. International Federation for Structural Concrete FIB

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Effect of coupled deterioration mechanisms on concrete durability in cold environments

Ferreira, M., Kuosa, H., Leivo, M. & Holt, E., 2015, Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technologies: 23rd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology 2015 (SMiRT 23). International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Modelling the service life of concrete until cover cracking due to reinforcement corrosion

Bohner, E., Ferreira, M. & Saarela, O., 17 Sep 2015, Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting IV. London: CRC Press, p. 203-211

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Modelling the time to concrete cover cracking due to reinforcement corrosion

Ferreira, M., Bohner, E. & Saarela, O., 2015, Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technologies: 23rd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology 2015 (SMiRT 23). International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

New insights for modeling chloride ingress under freeze-thaw loading

Ferreira, M., Leivo, M., Kuosa, H. & Lange, D., 2015, p. 345-346. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

New insights for modelling chloride ingress under freeze-thaw loading

Ferreira, M., Kuosa, H., Leivo, M. & Lange, D., 2015. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Optimized neural network based carbonation prediction model

Taffese, W. Z., Al-Neshawy, F., Sistonen, E. & Ferreira, M., 2015, International Symposium Non-Destructive Testing in Civil Engineering (NDT-CE) September 15 - 17, 2015, Berlin, Germany. p. 1074-1083 10 p. (NDT.net).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Performance and durability of concrete under effect of multi-deterioration mechanisms

Holt, E., Ferreira, M., Kuosa, H. & Leivo, M., 2015, In : Journal of the Chinese Ceramic Society. 43, 10, p. 1421-1429

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Avaliação de matriz cimentícia contendo cinzas volantes frente à ação combinada da carbonatação e dos iões cloreto

Translated title of the contribution: Assessment of the cement matrix with fly ash subject to the combined action of carbonation and chloride ingressMalheiro, R., Camões, A., Meira, G., Ferreira, M., Amorim, M. T. & Reis, R., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

Chloride penetration dependency on freeze-thaw testing cycles

Ferreira, M., Kuosa, H., Leivo, M., Makkonen, L. & Lange, D., 2014, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Building Materials and Components, XIII DBMC. p. 1126-1133

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Durabilidade do betão tendo em conta a ação combinada da carbonatação e dos iões cloreto

Translated title of the contribution: Durability of concrete taking into account the combined action of carbonation and chloridesMalheiro, R., Camões, A., Meira, G., Ferreira, M. & Reis, R., 2014, Proceedings. p. 213-224

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Durability considerations of refurbished external walls

Hradil, P., Toratti, T., Vesikari, E., Ferreira, M. & Häkkinen, T., Feb 2014, In : Construction and Building Materials. 53, p. 162-172

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)