Frank and Ora Lee Marble Professor of Aeronautics and Mechanical Engineering


Springer Interview with Professor Pilar Ariza.

Invited Lecture: "Data-Driven Mechanics: Constitutive Model-Free Approach" Advanced School, Centre International des Sciences Mécaniques (CISM), Palazzo del Torso, Udine, Italy, April 20-24, 2020 (pdf)

Michael Ortiz Receives Honorary Award from the University of Madrid

Michael Ortiz has been awarded a doctorate honoris causa by the Polytechnic Universidad of Madrid (UPM).

Michael Ortiz, 2018 Elected Member to the University of California, Berkeley, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Academy of Distinguised Alumni.

PhD Thesis Defenses:

Erika Figueroa-Schibber (Aeronautics), "High-Cycle Dynamic Cell Fatigue with Applications on Oncotripsy," September 27, 2019,
Lees Kubota Lecture Hall, 133 Guggenheim, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Joaquín García Suárez (Mechanical Engineering), "Application of Path-independent Integrals to Soil-structure Interaction," September 27, 2019, Gates-Thomas Laboratory 135, September 27, 2019, 10 - 11 AM

PhD Recipients:


William (Will) Schill (Mechanical Engineering)


Arnold Durel Deffo NDE (Aeronautics)
Trenton Thomas Kirchdoerfer (Aeronautics)
Dingyi Sun (Mechanical Engineering)

Undergraduate Recipient:

David James Watson (Mechanical Engineering and Structural Mechanics)

Global Math Network [pdf]

Plenary Lecture COMPLAS 2017 [View all video lectures] ;