Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Civil Engineer, 1991, University of Buenos Aires S.M., 1995, Brown University Ph.D., 1998, California Institute of Technology
Honors and Awards
Student Champion (Freshman Advising) Award 2014
Dr. César Milstein Fellowship, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina 2012
Charles D. Babcock Teaching Award, Caltech 1997
Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; American Society of Mechanical Engineers; Materials Research Society; American Association of Mechanics; International Association for Computational Mechanics; United States Association for Computational Mechanics
Positions Held at MIT
Charles Stark Draper Assistant Professor, 2001-2006; Associate Professor, 2006-2012; Professor, 2012-present.
Associate Director MIT Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies, 2008-present.
Specialization and Research Interests
Computational Solid Mechanics and Fluid, Structure Interaction, Mechanics of Materials, Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, High-Performance and Massively Parallel Computing
Computational Mechanics, Aerospace Structures, Numerical Methods, Continuum Mechanics