• Dr. Marco A. Pérez

Dr. Marco Antonio Pérez
IQS School of Engineering
Universitat Ramón Llull
Vía Augusta 390, 08017 Barcelona, España
Tel.: +34 932 672 000 Ext. 341
Fax: +34 932 056 266  


PhD in Eng. Structural Analysis (2012, UPC - BarcelonaTech), Bachelor of Music - Sonology (2009 ESMUC), BSc, MEng, Industrial Engineering - Mechanical (2005, UPC - BarcelonaTech).

Associate Professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering, 2019 -
Coordinator of the MSc in Industrial Engineering, 2021 -
Coordinator of the SEAT-IQS Applied Mechanics Laboratory, 2018 -



Professor of Strength of Materials, Structural Analysis, Industrial Constructions and Experimental Mechanics.


  • Methods for damage identification in structures based on spectral correlation and artificial intelligence.
  • Mechanics of cellular solids and advanced structures of additive manufacturing and composite materials.



On the effect upon the surface finish and mechanical performance of ball burnishing process on fused filament fabricated parts. AC de Bruijn, G Gómez-Gras, MA Pérez. 2021 Additive Manufacturing 46, 102133 10.1016/j.addma.2021.102133

High-velocity ice impact damage quantification in composite laminates using a frequency domain-based correlation approach. MA Pérez, J Pernas-Sánchez, JA Artero-Guerrero, R Serra-López. 2021 Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 147, 107124. 10.1016/j.ymssp.2020.107124

Experimental study on the accuracy and surface quality of printed versus machined holes in PEI Ultem 9085 FDM specimens. G Gómez-Gras, MA Pérez, J Fábregas-Moreno, G Reyes-Pozo. 2021 Rapid Prototyping Journal, Vol. 27 No. 11, pp. 1-12. 10.1108/RPJ-12-2019-0306

Fracture assessment of polycarbonate parts produced by fused deposition modeling in the out-of-plane printing direction–effect of raster angle. I Sedighi, MR Ayatollahi, B Bahrami, MA Pérez, A García. 2021 Rapid Prototyping Journal. 10.1108/RPJ-08-2020-0191

Structural damage assessment in lattice towers based on a novel frequency domain-based correlation approach MA Pérez, J Font-Moré, J Fernández-Esmerats. 2021 Engineering Structures 226, 111329. 10.1016/j.engstruct.2020.111329

Role of infill parameters on the mechanical performance and weight reduction of PEI Ultem processed by FFF A Forés-Garriga, MA Pérez, G Gómez-Gras, G Reyes-Pozo. 2020 Materials & Design 193, 108810. 10.1016/j.matdes.2020.108810

The effect of in-plane layer orientation on mixed-mode I-II fracture behavior of 3D-printed poly-carbonate specimens. B Bahrami, MR Ayatollahi, I Sedighi, MA Pérez, AA Garcia-Granada. 2020 Engineering Fracture Mechanics 231, 107018. j.engfracmech.2020.107018

Mechanical study on the impact of an effective solvent support-removal methodology for FDM Ultem 9085 parts. AC de Bruijn, G Gómez-Gras, MA Pérez. 2020 Polymer Testing 85, 106433. j.polymertesting.2020.106433

A frequency domain-based correlation approach for structural assessment and damage identification. MA Pérez, R Serra-López. 2018 Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 119, 432-456. j.ymssp.2018.09.042

Flexural fatigue properties of polycarbonate fused-deposition modelling specimens. JM Puigoriol-Forcada, A.  Alsina, AG Salazar-Martín, G Gómez-Gras, MA Pérez. 2018 Materials & Design 155, 414-421 /10.1016/j.matdes.2018.06.018



Industrial Products Engineering Group (GEPI)