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 tissue mechanics, nonlinear wave propagation.


Department of Mechanical Engineering

 College of Engineering

 Michigan State University

Revised January 11,, 2021
by Thomas J. Pence