Research Interests

Professor Salowitz’ research interests span:

  • Mechanics of spring structures undergoing large deformations
  • Mechanics of active materials like piezoelectrics and shape memory materials with applications ranging from MEMS transducers to self healing materials.
  • Ultrasonic signal design and analysis for damage detection and identification
  • Sensor structure interaction

These topics span traditional fields of:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Material Science

If you are interested in joining the research or learning more please contact Professor Salowitz