Stefania Fortino

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19982020

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Research Output

2020

Scratch resistance of PEG-impregnated green wood: a method for evaluation of swollen wood properties

Fortino, S., Metsäjoki, J., Ronkainen, H., Bjurhager, I., Heinemann, S. & Salminen, L. I., 1 May 2020, In : Wood Science and Technology. 54, p. 715-735 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2019

A numerical and experimental methodology to investigate morphological changes in wood exposed to fire temperatures

Fortino, S., Rinta-Paavola, A., Pecenko, R., Hozjan, T., Paajanen, A., Vaari, J. & Hostikka, S., 2019, CompWood 2019, Book of Abstracts: International Conference on Computational Methods in Wood Mechanics – from Material Properties to Timber Structures, ECCOMAS Thematic Conference . Bader, T. K., Fussl, J. & Olsson, A. (eds.). Växjö, p. 20-20 1 p.

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

Open Access

Moisture-induced stresses in large glulam beams. Case study: Vihantasalmi Bridge

Fortino, S., Hradil, P. & Metelli, G., 3 Sep 2019, In : Wood Material Science and Engineering. 14, 5, p. 366-380 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical hygro-thermal analysis of coated wooden bridge members exposed to Northern European climates

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Genoese, A., Genoese, A. & Pousette, A., 11 Mar 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 208, p. 492-505 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Synthetic Modelling Of Pla-Pine Pulp Composites Based On X-Ray Microtomography

Fortino, S., Verho, T., Hradil, P., Andersson, T., Turpeinen, T., Immonen, K., Sandquist, D. & Harlin, A., 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

2018

Modelling of hygroexpansion in birch pulp - PLA composites: A numerical approach based on X-ray micro-tomography

Fortino, S., Sippola, M., Andersson, T., Immonen, K., Hradil, P. & Miettinen, A., 2018, Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics. Owen, R., De Borst, R., Reese, J. & Pearce, C. (eds.). Glasgow, 1 p.

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

2017

Durable timber bridges: Final report and guidelines

Pousette, A., Malo, K., Thelandersson, S., Fortino, S., Salokangas, L. & Wacker, J., 2017, Skellefteå, Sweden: RISE Research Institutes of Sweden. 177 p. (SP Rapport, Vol. 25).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Effect of Northern European climates on the cupping of stress-laminated timber decks: A numerical study

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Metelli, G., Ossoli, F., Pousette, A. & Toratti, T., 2017, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Timber Bridges. Luleå University of Technology

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

Hygro-thermal models

Fortino, S., 7 Jul 2017, Performance of Bio-based Building Materials. Jones, D. & Brischke, C. (eds.). 1st Edition ed. Woodhead Publishing, p. 495

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

Simulation of moisture diffusion in timber bridges exposed to rain

Hradil, P., Fortino, S., Metelli, G., Musci, A., Dohnal, J. & Fredriksson, M., 2017. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

X-ray micro-tomography based FEM modelling of hygroexpansion in PLA composites reinforced with birch pulp fibres

Fortino, S., Sippola, M., Andersson, T., Immonen, K., Miettinen, A. & Hradil, P., 2017, In : Rakenteiden Mekaniikka. 50, 3, p. 131-136

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2016

A multi-Fickian hygro-thermal model for timber bridge elements under Northern Europe climates

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Genoese, A., Genoese, A., Pousette, A. & Fjellström, P-A., 2016, Proceedings of WCTE 2016. Vienna University of Technology, 8 p.

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

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of moisture induced stresses on the mechanical performance of glulam beams of Vihantasalmi Bridge

Hradil, P., Fortino, S., Salokangas, L., Musci, A. & Metelli, G., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology, 9 p.

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

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Time-resolved X-ray microtomographic measurement of water transport in wood-fibre reinforced composite material

Miettinen, A., Harjupatana, T., Kataja, M., Fortino, S. & Immonen, K., 2016, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 139, 1, 8 p., 012037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle in a proceedings journalScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2015

A 3D micromechanical study of deformation curves and cell wall stresses in wood under transverse loading

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Salminen, L. I. & De Magistris, F., Jan 2015, In : Journal of Materials Science. 50, 1, p. 482-492

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

A multi-Fickian model to simulate the hygro-thermal behaviour of stress-laminated timber decks

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Sippola, M., Genoese, A. & Genoese, A., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

2014

Experimental Studies of Buffer Gap Filling with Artificial Wetting

Holt, E., Löija, M., Fortino, S. & Marjavaara, P., 2014, Olkiluoto, Eurajoki: Posiva. 100 p. (Posiva Working Report, Vol. 2013-52).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Hygro-thermal numerical models for stress-laminated timber decks

Fortino, S., Hradil, P., Sippola, M. & Toratti, T., 2014, COST Timber Bridge Conference – CTBC 2014. Franke, S., Franke, B. & Widmann, R. (eds.). Bern, p. 133-140

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

Scratch tests of PEG-impregnated samples of green wood

Fortino, S., Salminen, L. I., Sirviö, J., Metsäjoki, J., Ronkainen, H. & Bjurhager, I., 2014. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

2013

µFEM modelling of wood cell deformation under pulping-type dynamic loads

Fortino, S., Hradil, P. & Salminen, L., 2013, Multiscale modelling and design for engineering application. Laitinen, T. & Wallin, K. (eds.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 78-91 (VTT Technology; No. 77).

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

Open Access

A Numerical Approach for the Hygro-Thermal Monitoring of Timber Structures under Environmental Conditions

Genoese, A., Genoese, A., Fortino, S. & Hradil, P., 2013, In : Advanced Materials Research. 778, p. 786-793

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Disposal canister shock absorber tests and analysis

Kuutti, J., Fortino, S., Hakola, I. & Heinonen, J., 2013, Proceedings: International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology 2013, SMiRT 22. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p.

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

Open Access

FEM modelling of wood cell deformation under dynamic loads

Fortino, S. & Hradil, P., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

FEM simulation of the hygro-thermal behaviour of wood under surface densification at high temperature

Fortino, S., Genoese, A., Genoese, A. & Rautkari, L., 2013, In : Journal of Materials Science. 48, 21, p. 7603-7612 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical modelling of the hygro-thermal response of timber bridges during their service life: A monitoring case-study

Fortino, S., Genoese, A., Genoese, A., Nunes, L. & Palma, P., 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 47, p. 1225-1234 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

29 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A computational approach for the hygro-thermal modelling of wood under surface densification

Genoese, A., Genoese, A., Fortino, S. & Rautkari, L., 2012, Proceedings of the Sixth European Conference on Wood Modification ECWM6 2012 . Jones, D., Militz, H., Petrič, M., Pohleven, F., Humar, M. & Pavlič, M. (eds.). University of Ljubljana, 8 p.

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

Analyses of disposal canister falling accidents

Kuutti, J., Hakola, I. & Fortino, S., 2012, Posiva. 98 p. (Posiva Report; No. 2012-36).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

A simple approach for FEM simulation of Mode I cohesive crack growth in glued laminated timber under short-term loading

Fortino, S., Zagari, G., Mendicino, A. L. & Dill-Langer, G., 2012, In : Rakenteiden Mekaniikka. 45, 1, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Finite element simulation of the hygro-thermal response of wood during surface densification

Genoese, A., Genoese, A., Fortino, S. & Rautkari, L., 2012, Proceedings: 6th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS 2012. Vienna University of Technology, p. 8902-8911

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

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2011

A computational framework for stress calculation in wood products under humidity and temperature variations

Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2011, COST Action FP0802 Workshop, "Hierarchical structure and mechanical characterization of wood", Helsinki, Finland, 24-25 August 2011. Helsinki: Metsäntutkimuslaitos, p. 77-78

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

Open Access

Moisture-induced stresses perpendicular to grain in cross-sections of timber members exposed to different climates

Fragiacomo, M., Fortino, S., Tononi, D., Usardi, I. & Toratti, T., 2011, In : Engineering Structures. 33, 11, p. 3071-3078 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)

NMR imaging study and multi-Fickian numerical simulation of moisture transfer in Norway spruce samples

Dvinskikh, S. V., Henriksson, M., Mendicino, A. L., Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2011, In : Engineering Structures. 33, 11, p. 3079-3086 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Shear resistance of glulam beams under varying humidity conditions

Sundström, T., Kevarinmäki, A., Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2011, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 140 p. (VTT Working Papers; No. 157).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
2010

A computational method for crack growth in glulam under variable humidity

Mendicino, A. L., Fortino, S., Henning, M. & Dill-Langer, G., 2010, WCTE 2010, World Conference on Timber Engineering: Conference Proceedings. Trento, Italy, 9 p.

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

A three-dimensional moisture-stress FEM analysis for timber structures

Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2010, WCTE 2010, World Conference on Timber Engineering: Conference proceedings. Trento, Italy, 8 p.

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

4 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling the hygrothermal stress in curved glulam beams

Zhou, H., Zhu, E., Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2010, In : The Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design. 45, p. 129-140 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Puurakenteiden kosteusrasitus eurooppalaisissa olosuhteissa

Fortino, S., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleProfessional

Stress analysis of timber structures under variable humidity conditions by using a multi-Fickian moisture transfer model

Fortino, S., Toratti, T. & Mendicino, A. L., 2010, Structures and Architecture: Proceedings of the First International Conference on Structures and Architecture, ICSA 2010, Guimarães, Portugal, 21-23 July 2010. da Sousa Cruz, P. J. (ed.). London: CRC Press, p. 452-459

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

3 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A 3D moisture-stress FEM analysis for time dependent problems in timber structures

Fortino, S., Mirianon, F. & Toratti, T., 2009, In : Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials. 13, 333, p. 333-356 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

60 Citations (Scopus)

A computational approach for the stress analysis of dowel-type connections under natural humidity conditions

Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2009, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Computational Structural Engineering, CSE '09. Springer, p. 597-603

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

FEM Simulation of Crack Growth in Glulam by using a 3D Orthotropic-Viscoelastic Model and Cohesive Elements

Zagari, G., Fortino, S. & Dill-Langer, G., 2009, Proceedings of the 7th Solid Mechanics Conference, Euromech 2009. 17 p.

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

Puurakenteet: Uutta paloturvallisuudesta

Mikkola, E., Fortino, S., Hakkarainen, T., Hietaniemi, J. & Oksanen, T., 2009, Palotutkimuksen päivät 2009. p. 30-32

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

2008

A 3D coupled moisture-stress numerical analysis for timber structures: Keynote Lecture

Fortino, S., Hanhijärvi, A., Mirianon, F. & Toratti, T., 2008, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, WCCM8, 5th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS 2008. Schrefler, B. A. & Perego, U. (eds.). Barcelona: International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering CIMNE, 2 p.

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

A method to model wood by using ABAQUS finite element software. Part 1. Constitutive model and computational details

Mirianon, F., Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2008, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 51 p. (VTT Publications; No. 687).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

A method to model wood by using ABAQUS finite element software. Part 2. Application to dowel type connections

Mirianon, F., Fortino, S. & Toratti, T., 2008, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 68 p. (VTT Publications; No. 690).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
2007

A coupled model for magnetostriction in ferromagnetic materials

Fortino, S., Kouhia, R., Belahcen, A. & Fonteyn, K., 2007, Proceedings: Second International Conference on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, Coupled Problems 2007. Barcelona, p. 483-486

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

A ϑ method-based numerical simulation of crack growth in linear elastic fracture

Formica, G., Fortino, S. & Lyly, M., 1 Jul 2007, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 74, 11, p. 1727-1738 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)
2005

A Gϑ-based method for simulating crack growth in ductile materials

Fortino, S., Formica, G. & Lyly, M., 1 Dec 2005, VIII International Conference on Computational Plasticity, COMPLAS VIII. Vol. 2. p. 849-852 4 p.

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

2004

An incremental elastic-plastic analysis for 2D fracture mechanics problems

Fortino, S. & Bilottat, A., 1 Dec 2004, European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering: ECCOMAS 2004. 102095

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

Evaluation of the amount of crack growth in 2D LEFM problems

Fortino, S. & Bilotta, A., 1 Jan 2004, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 71, 9-10, p. 1403-1419 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)