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Kaushik Bhattacharya

Howell N. Tyson, Sr., Professor of Mechanics and Materials Science; Vice Provost
Kaushik Bhattacharya
Contact information for Kaushik Bhattacharya
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Mail Code: MC 104-44
Office: 365 Gates-Thomas Laboratory
Phone: 626-395-8306
B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, 1986; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1991. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1993-99; Associate Professor, 1999-2000; Professor, 2000-10; Tyson, Sr., Professor, 2010-; Executive Officer, 2007-16; Vice Provost, 2016-.

Research Interests

Multi-scale mechanics of solids, heterogeneity, fracture and friction