Thomas J. Pence

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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

Phone: (517) 353-3889
Fax: (517) 353-1750

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 August 18, 2020
by Thomas J. Pence