Pedro Ponte Castañeda

Pedro Ponte Castañeda
Raymond S. Markowitz Faculty Fellow and Professor Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
235 Towne Building

Variational Methods; Homogenization; Asymptotic Analysis.

Nonlinear Composite Materials; Multi-Scale Analysis; Smart Materials; Microstructure Evolution and Localization in Manufacturing Processes; Mechanics of Polycrystalline Deformation and Texture Evolution; Phase Transformations; Fracture Mechanics; Thermoplastic Elastomers; Elastomeric Foams, Reinforced Rubbers; Semi-Crystalline Polymers; Magneto-rheological Elastomers.