News: Mechanics of Materials

Assistant Professor Stavros Gaitanaros Receives Seed Grant to Research Lightweight Architected Materials for Space Applications

September 14, 2018

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Stavros Gaitanaros, who was recently announced as a recipient of a seed grant from Space@Hopkins! According to its website, Space@Hopkins connects the array of Johns Hopkins University divisions, departments, and collaborative institutions in their common pursuit of civilian space research. Gaitanaros’s project, ‘Lightweight architected materials under extreme conditions for space applications’, […]

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CE Graduate Assistant George Weber Wins Poster Prize at the U. S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics

August 7, 2017

Congratulations to civil engineering graduate assistant George Weber on recently winning first prize for his poster at the 14th U. S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM14) in Montreal, Canada! George joined the Computational Mechanics Research Laboratory (CMRL) in 2013 and is a graduate student from the department of Mechanical Engineering. His work is supported through the […]

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Prof. Stavros Gaitanaros Receives Young Investigator in Solid Mechanics Award from the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

September 7, 2016

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Stavros Gaitanaros for receiving the 2016 IUTAM Bureau Prize in Solid Mechanics from the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM). Prof. Gaitanaros accepted the award during the closing ceremony of the organization’s international congress in Montreal on August 26. IUTAM Bureau Prizes are awarded once every four years to three individuals under 35 […]

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Prof. Somnath Ghosh Represents Materials Research at White House Event

August 16, 2016

When glancing at one’s calendar, it’s rare for most people to see a note about attending a closed event at the White House. Yet, for Professor KT Ramesh and Professor Somnath Ghosh, that’s what they saw a few weeks ago. The pair joined senior Administration officials from the White House, Department of Defense, Department of Energy, […]

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