Raúl Radovitzky

Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor in Aeronautics and Astronautics
Associate Director, MIT Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies
Head of House, MIT McCormick Hall

I'm interested in computational and applied mechanics of solids and structures and hypersonics.

Contact Info

Office Phone

617.252.1518

Email

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Assistant

Corrine Giordani
617.452.3840

Financial Officer

Jei Lee Freeman
617.253.1695

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

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.

Academic Degrees

Civil Engineer, 1991, University of Buenos Aires S.M., 1995, Brown University Ph.D., 1998, California Institute of Technology

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

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Awards & Honors

2021
MIT AIAA Undergraduate Teaching Award, AIAA Student Chapter
2021
Arthur C. Smith Award, MIT
2018
Alan J. Lazarus Award (1953) Excellence in Advising Award, MIT
2016
MIT AIAA Undergraduate Teaching Award, AIAA Student Chapter
2015
AIAA Associate Fellow, AIAA
2014
Student Champion (Freshman Advising) Award, MIT
2012
Dr. César Milstein Fellowship, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina

Key publications