The book Concrete Structures authored by Prof. Julio Appleton was released. The publication is intended for engineering students and civil engineers dedicated to consulting and project management, supervision and execution of works of reinforced concrete. It consists of two volumes and is in accordance with the Structural Eurocodes and will become indispensable in the update of engineers who deal with concrete structures.
Julio Appleton was Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georesources, and responsible for the Group of Concrete, and also Chairman of FUNDEC in the triennium 1995 – 1997. He has promoted and taught several courses in advanced training area of Concrete Structures.