International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation

International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation

Caori Tam

Caori Tam

A Civil Engineer with a Masters Degree in Structures, and a PhD in Science and Technology of Materials. Titular Professor at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Principal Investigator of multiple research projects on bamboo, such as “Mechanical strength and delamination of fiber elements compacted bamboo”, “Mechanical behavior of structural elements made of laminated bamboo used in housing construction” financed by Colciencias and “Design and construction housing with laminated bamboo structural elements” funded by the Ministry of Agriculture of Colombia and co-investigator in many others projects.