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Michael Ortiz

Frank and Ora Lee Marble Professor of Aeronautics and Mechanical Engineering, Emeritus
Michael Ortiz
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B.S., Polytechnic University of Madrid, 1977; M.S., University of California, 1978; Ph.D., 1982. Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Scholar, Caltech, 1994-95; Professor of Aeronautics and Applied Mechanics, 1995-2000; Professor of Aeronautics and Mechanical Engineering, 2000-04; Hayman Professor, 2004-13; Marble Professor, 2013-20; Marble Professor, Emeritus, 2020-.

Research Interests

Multiscale modeling of geomaterials, hydrofracturing, damage models