Raul Radovitzky

Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics


Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 252-1518

Academic Degrees

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

Society Memberships

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

Teaching Interests

Computational Mechanics, Aerospace Structures, Numerical Methods, Continuum Mechanics

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