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Michael P. Brenner

Michael F. Cronin Professor of Applied Mathematics and Applied Physics and Professor of Physics
Kavli Scholar, Kavli Institute for Bionano Science & Technology
Faculty Associate, Harvard University Center for the Environment
Participant, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center

Primary Teaching Area

Applied Mathematics

Contact

Pierce 313
(617) 495-3336

Assistant

Joanne M. Bourgeois
Pierce 318
(617) 495-2719

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Soft Matter
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Soft Matter Fluid Mechanics

L Mahadevan

Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, and of Physics
Faculty Dean of Mather House
Area Co-Chair for Applied Mathematics
Faculty Associate, Harvard University Center for the Environment
Participant, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
Member, Kavli Institute for Bionano Science & Technology

Primary Teaching Area

Applied Mathematics

Contact

Pierce 322
(617) 496-9599

Lab

The Applied Math Lab
North West Building 258
(617) 496-8892

Assistant

Michael A Donohoe
Maxwell Dworkin 247
(617) 495-0871

James R. Rice

Mallinckrodt Professor of Engineering Sciences and Geophysics

Primary Teaching Area

Materials Science & Mechanical Engineering

Contact

Pierce 224
(617) 495-3445

Assistant

Virginia Casas
Pierce 289
(617) 496-1456

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Materials
Environmental Science and Engineering
Climate Change Geophysics Ice Dynamics and Sea Level
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Materials Fluid Mechanics Solid Mechanics

Christopher Rycroft

John L. Loeb Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Primary Teaching Area

Applied Mathematics

Contact

Pierce Pierce 305
(617) 496-4128

Assistant

Claudia Stearns
Pierce Hall 318
(617) 496-4870

Robin Wordsworth

Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering

Primary Teaching Area

Environmental Science & Engineering

Contact

Geological Museum 451

Assistant

Gladys Prins
Pierce 118
(617) 384-8069