Research involves development of improved methods for predicting the fatigue life of engineering materials, incuding the effects of manufacturing processes, and investigation of new approaches in the field of experimental mechanics, such as determination of residual stresses using optical methods.
Honors & Awards
Spergel Memorial Award, 32nd IWC Symposium (1984)
Hetenyi award, Society for Experimental Mechanics (1994)
PhD, Stanford, Mechanical Engineering (1978)