Thomas J. Pence

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

2452 Engineering Building
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-1226

Phone: (517) 353-3889
Fax: (517) 353-1750
Email: pence@egr.msu.edu


Research Focus: Mechanical behavior and mathematical modeling of materials under large deformation.

Application Areas: elastomers and rubber elasticity, crystallographic phase transformation, shape memory effects, corrosion, material and structural instability, buckling, composite materials, thin films, biological tisssue mechanics, nonlinear wave propagation.


 


Department of Mechanical Engineering  College of Engineering  Michigan State University

Revised May 28, 2013
by Thomas J. Pence