• Ortiz, J.M.Macías-Bernal, P. Ortiz. Vulnerability and buildings service life applied to preventive conservation in cultural heritage. International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment, 2018, 9, 31-47.
  • Becerra, A.P. Zaderenko, M.J. Sayagués, R. Ortiz, P. Ortiz. Synergy achieved in silver-TiO2 nanocomposites for the inhibition of biofouling on limestone. Build. Environ. 2018, 141, 80-90.
  • Prieto AJ, Macías-Bernal JM, Chávez MJ, Alejandre FJ, Silva A. Impact of maintenance activities in the functionality of heritage buildings. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 2018. (just-accepted for publication).
  • Prieto AJ, Vásquez V, Silva A, Horn A, Alejandre FJ, Macías-Bernal JM. Protection value and functional service life of heritage timber buildings. Building Research & Information, 2018. DOI: 10.1080/09613218.2017.1404827.
  • Prieto AJ, Silva A, de Brito J, Macías-Bernal JM. Serviceability of facade claddings. Building Research & Information. 2018. DOI: 10.1080/09613218.2016.1264808.
  • Prieto AJ, Silva A, de Brito J, Macías-Bernal JM, Alejandre FJ. The influence of pathological situations on churches’ functionality: an approach based on historical records. International Journal of Architectural Heritage. 2017. DOI: 10.1080/15583058.2016.1272011. 
  • Prieto, A. J., Silva, A., de Brito, J., Macías-Bernal, J. M., Alejandre, F. J. "Multiple linear regression and fuzzy logic models applied to the functional service life prediction of cultural heritage." Journal of Cultural Heritage (2017): (just-accepted for publication).
  • Ortiz, P. Ortiz, J.M. Martin, M.A. Vázquez. A new approach to the assessment of flooding and dampness hazards in cultural heritage, applied to the historic centre of Seville (Spain).  Sci Total Environ, 2016, 551,:546-555. doi: 


Conferences and Workshops


  • Prieto AJ, Vásquez V, Horn A, Silva A, Alejandre FJ, Macías-Bernal JM. Characterization of the main anomalies in timber external claddings. A case study, the city of Valdivia, Austral region of Chile. Congreso Euro-Americano REHABEND 2018. Cáceres, Spain, 15-18 May 2018.
  • Prieto AJ, Macías-Bernal JM, Alejandre FJ, Silva A, Chávez, M-J. Evaluación de los costes de mantenimiento y restauración de edificios patrimoniales. PATORREB 2018 – 6º Congreso de Patología y Rehabilitación de Edificios. Río de Janeiro, Brazil, 04-06 April 2018.
  • Prieto AJ and Silva A. Service life prediction of external timber claddings. CIB Symposium on Durability and Climate Change 2018. National Research Council of Canada (NRCC), Ottawa, Canada, 19-23 September 2018. ISBN: 978-90-803-022-80.
  • Vásquez V, Valdebenito G, Prieto AJ. Riesgo sísmico y patrimonio local. La central hidroeléctrica Llollelhue. 8º Encuentro Internacional Diseño Urbano 2018, Iquique, Chile 17-19 October 2018.
  • Prieto, A. J., Macías-Bernal, J. M., Alejandre, F. J. and Silva, A. A fuzzy expert system in buildings serviceability. XIV DBMC – lnternational Conference on Durability of Building Materials and Components. Ghent, Belgium, 29-31 May 2017.
  • Prieto, A. J., Macías-Bernal, J. M., Chávez, María-José, Alejandre, F. J., Silva, A. and Ortiz, P. Fuzzy logic applied to the analysis of the heritage buildings’ performance. 3rd TechnoHeritage2017 International Congress on Science and Technology for the Conservation of Cultural Heritage. Cádiz, Spain, 20-24 May 2017.
  • Benítez, J., Ortiz, R., Ortiz, P. Vulnerability study of three monumental gates from XII century (Marchena, Spain). Technoheritage 2017 – 3rd International congress science and technology for the conservation on cultural heritage. 20-24 May 2017, Cádiz, Spain.
  • Tirado, A., Ortiz, R., Ortiz, P. “3D laser scanning applied to diagnosis in vaults”. TechnoHeritage 2017 – 3rd International Congress Science and Technology for the Conservation on Cultural Heritage. 20-24 May 2017, Cádiz, Spain.
  • Alejandre F. J., Chávez M.-J., Macías-Bernal J. M., Prieto A. J. Functional Service Life of Buildings using Fuzzy. Workshop RTRT 16: Ramsey Theory and Related Topics. Seville, Spain, 24-27 Oct 2016. (Poster).

  • Prieto, A. J., Chávez, M.-J, Garrido-Vizuete, M. A., Macías-Bernal, J. M. and Cagigas- Muñiz, D. Time Series on Functional Service Life of Buildings using Fuzzy Delphi Method. Comunicación en Congreso. CMMSE 2016 – 16th International Conference Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering. Rota, Cádiz, Spain, 4-8 July 2016. ISBN: 13-978-84-608-6082-2.
  • Tirado, A. “Riesgo Sísmico y Conservación Preventiva”. Revista de Ciencias de la Universidad Pablo de Olavide, MoleQla, 2016, 24: 40-42
  • Vulnerability analysis of monuments based on DELPHI method and Fuzzy Logic

Oral presentation
Conference: European Materials Research Society
Authors: Rocío Ortiz, Juan Manuel Macías, Pilar Ortiz
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  • Vulnerability, digital image analysis and 3D-documentation applied to the study of building diagnosis

Oral presentation
Conference: European Materials Research Society
Authors: R. Ortiz, P. Ortiz, M.A. Vázquez, J. M. Martín, A. Tirado
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  • Vulnerability Assessment Tools: forecasting and artificial intelligence

Oral presentation
Conference: 41st IAHS World Congress. Urban Risk Reduction and Resilience
Authors: Rocío Ortiz, Juan Manuel Macías, Pilar Ortiz