Raul Radovitzky

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

Charles D. Babcock Teaching Award, Caltech 1997; Dr. César Milstein Fellowship, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina 2012; Student Champion (Freshman Advising) Award 2014; Raymond Bisplinghoff Faculty Fellow, 2018-present

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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