News

Welcome Gus

Welcome Gus

September 1, 2014

We welcome August Domel (Gus), who will join our lab as a Graduate Student.

Journal of Applied Mechanics Award

March 30, 2014

Congratulations to Katia and to Oscar Lopez-Pamies from University of Illinois who will receive the 2014 Journal of Applied Mechanics Award for their paper "Some remarks on the effect of interphases on the mechanical response and stability of fiber-reinforced elastomers".

Bas on the Dutch news

February 28, 2014

NRC, one of the most popular Dutch newspapers, today features an interview with Bas.

ASME Thomas J. R. Hughes Young Investigator Award

February 4, 2014

Katia Bertoldi has been selected to receive the 2014 Thomas J. R. Hughes Young Investigator Award of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). The ASME Executive Committee selected Bertoldi on the basis of her significant contributions to the theory and simulation of the mechanics of soft materials and structures. Congratulations Katia! (see also SEAS and Read more about ASME Thomas J. R. Hughes Young Investigator Award

Welcome Farhad

Welcome Farhad

January 27, 2014

We welcome Farhad Javid, who will join our lab as a Post-Doctoral Fellow.

Award Sahab Babaee

October 20, 2013

Sahab Babaee wins the 2013 ASME AMD Student Paper Competition and the Haythornthwaite Foundation Student Travel Award for ASME 2013, congratulations!