Faculty & Research

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Teaching areas
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Katia Bertoldi

William and Ami Kuan Danoff Professor of Applied Mechanics
Kavli Scholar, Kavli Institute for Bionano Science & Technology

Primary Teaching Area

Materials Science & Mechanical Engineering

Contact

Pierce 311
(617) 496-3084

Lab

Bertoldi Group: Solid Mechanics

Assistant

Stephanie A. Vincent
Pierce 310
(617) 496-1877

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Materials
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Materials Solid 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

Joost J. Vlassak

Abbott and James Lawrence Professor of Materials Engineering
Faculty Associate, Harvard University Center for the Environment
Participant, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center

Primary Teaching Area

Materials Science & Mechanical Engineering

Contact

Pierce 308
(617) 496-0424

Lab

Vlassak Small-Scale Mechanics Lab
McKay Laboratory 3rd Floor
(617) 496-8145

Assistant

Melissa Majkut
(617) 496-5167

Conor J Walsh

Gordon McKay Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Primary Teaching Area

Materials Science & Mechanical Engineering

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Materials
Electrical Engineering
Robotics and Control
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Materials Robotics and Control Solid Mechanics
Science, Technology, Innovation & Public Policy
Science and Engineering Education

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