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Javier Oliva Quecedo, Ph.D.


Department of Engineering, Aviation & Technology
Engineering


Education

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Technical University of Madrid (UPM)

Practice Areas

  • Prestressed concrete bridges and structures
  • Steel-concrete composite bridges
  • High Speed Railway Bridges
  • FE Analysis
  • Lightweight Structures
  • Artwork Engineering
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Detail Engineering

Publications and Media Placements

PEER-REVIEWED SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS

Dynamic behaviour of underspanned suspension road bridges under traffic loads. J. Oliva, J.M. Goicolea, P. Antolín, M. Á. Astiz. Journal of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering, Vol 53 No 3, pp 77-87, 2014.

Relevance of a complete road surface description in vehicle-bridge interaction dynamics. Javier Oliva, José María Goicolea, Pablo Antolín, Miguel Ángel Astiz. Engineering Structures, 56, pp 466-476, 2013.

Fully three-dimensional vehicle dynamics over rough pavement. Javier Oliva, José María Goicolea, Miguel Ángel Astiz, Pablo Antolín. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Transport, 166(3), pp 144-157, 2013.

Consideration of nonlinear wheel–rail contact forces for dynamic vehicle–bridge interaction in high-speed railways. Pablo Antolín, Nan Zhang, José M. Goicolea, He Xia, Miguel Á Astiz, Javier Oliva. Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 332, pp 1231-1251, 2013.

Nonlinear train-bridge lateral interaction using a simplified wheel-rail contact method within a finite element framework. Pablo Antolín, José María Goicolea, Javier Oliva, Miguel Ángel Astiz. Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, Vol. 7, 2012.

Análisis estructural de algunas obras de Félix Candela mediante modelos de Elementos Finitos - Structural analysis of some Félix Candela works using Finite Elements models. Javier Oliva Quecedo, Pablo Antolín Sánchez, Alfredo Cámara Casado, José María Goicolea Ruigómez. Hormigón y Acero, Vol. 62, no. 260, pp 61-76, 2011.


PEER-REVIEWED CONFERENCES

Suspension footbridge over Pas River. J. Oliva Quecedo, A. Ruiz de Villa Valdés. VII Conference of the Spanish Association of Structural Concrete (ACHE), La Coruña (Spain), June 2017.

Steel-concrete composite viaducts in Gerediaga junction. A. Ruiz de Villa Valdés, J. Oliva Quecedo, I. Auzmendi Alfaro. VII Conference of the Spanish Association of Structural Concrete (ACHE), La Coruña (Spain), June 2017.

Viaduct V3 over Pisuerga River in the High Speed Railway Line to North Spain (Venta de Baños Railway Junction). I. Auzmendi Alfaro, A. Ruiz de Villa Valdés, J. Oliva Quecedo. VII Conference of the Spanish Association of Structural Concrete (ACHE), La Coruña (Spain), June 2017.

Dynamic Models for the Running Safety of Trains on Viaducts under Cross Winds. J.M. Goicolea, P. Antolín, J. Oliva. Railways 2014: The Second International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance, Corsica (France), 2014.

“Model updating” del modelo dinámico del viaducto de Villanueva del Jalón - Villanueva del Jalón viaduct dynamic model updating. Javier Oliva, Teresa Ancochea, J. M. Goicolea, M. Á. Astiz. VII International Conference on High Speed Engineering, Córdoba (Spain), June 2013.

Estudios paramétricos para la evaluación de efectos dinámicos en puentes de ferrocarril con modelos simplificados - Parametric studies for railway bridges dynamic analysis by means of simplified models. Teresa Ancochea, Javier Oliva, J. M. Goicolea, P. Antolín. Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering, Bilbao (Spain), June 2013.

Analysis of lateral dynamics of railway vehicles on viaducts with coupled models. J. M. Goicolea, P. Antolín, J. Oliva. IABMAS 2012, 6th Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management, Stresa (Italy), July 2012.

Estabilidad del tráfico en viaductos de carretera y ferrocarril - Traffic stability on road and railway bridges. J. Oliva Quecedo, P. Antolín Sánchez, J. M. Goicolea, M. Á. Astiz. V Conference of the Spanish Association of Structural Concrete (ACHE), Barcelona (Spain), October 2011.

Dynamic analysis of road vehicle-bridge systems under turbulent wind by means of Finite Element Models. J. Oliva Quecedo, P. Antolín Sánchez, J. M. Goicolea, M. Á. Astiz. 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011), Leuven (Belgium), July 2011.

Models for Lateral Dynamic Interaction of High-Speed Trains and Bridges. P. Antolín, J. Oliva, J. M. Goicolea, M. A. Astiz. 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011), Leuven (Belgium), July 2011.

Modelos Numéricos para el Estudio de la Interacción Lateral de Vehículos y Viaductos Ferroviarios de Alta Velocidad - Numerical Models for High Speed Train-Bridge Lateral Interaction. P. Antolín, J. M. Goicolea, M. A. Astiz, J. Oliva. Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering 2011, Coimbra, Portugal, June 2011.

Finite Element Models for Dynamic Analysis of Vehicles and Bridges under Traffic Loads. Javier Oliva Quecedo, Pablo Antolín Sánchez, José Ma Goicolea, Miguel Á. Astiz. 2010 SIMULIA Customer Conference, Providence (RI, USA), May 2010.

Modelos de Elementos Finitos para cálculo dinámico de viaductos sometidos a la acción del tráfico de carretera y ferrocarril - Finite element models for dynamic analysis of bridges under road and railway traffic. Javier Oliva Quecedo, Pablo Antolín Sánchez, José M. Goicolea, Miguel Á. Astiz. XIV SIMULIA Users’ Meeting, Barcelona (Spain), November 2009.

Estabilidad del tráfico y vibraciones inducidas en un puente de carretera mediante modelos dinámicos de elementos finitos - Traffic stability and induced vibrations in a road bridge through dynamic finite element models. Javier Oliva Quecedo, José M. Goicolea, Miguel Á. Astiz, Felipe Gabaldón. Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering, Barcelona (Spain), June 2009.


SOFTWARE

PRPgenerator©. Software for the generation of parallel synthetic profiles along road stretches, 2013.

Honors and Awards

José Entrecanales Ibarra Award for Ph.D. Theses (Acciona Corporation), 2014

Extraordinary Doctorate Award 2011/2012 (Technical University of Madrid), 2013

ANCI Award 2012 for Ph.D. Theses (Spanish National Association of Independent Construction Companies), 2012