Architected Materials: Performance through Deformation – Professor Katia Bertoldi

Speaker: Professor Katia Bertoldi, Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Time: 4 pm – 5 pm Location: 1-131 Henry L. Pierce Laboratory Seminar Series Abstract: Although the study of the effect of shape and geometry on the mechanical response of solid objects has a long history, the surge of modern techniques to fabricate [...]

Ruben Juanes announced as new director of Pierce Laboratory

Associate Professor Ruben Juanes is the new director of Pierce Laboratory. Juanes’s vision and expertise will benefit Pierce’s focus on using innovative science and engineering approaches to advance the design of infrastructure materials, transportation systems, cities, and energy resources. “I look to the students and postdocs to serve as leaders in establishing a greater sense [...]

Ruben Juanes named director of Pierce Laboratory

Associate Professor Ruben Juanes of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is the new director of Pierce Laboratory, effective Sept. 1. The Pierce Lab pushes the frontiers of infrastructure science and engineering by addressing the fundamental issues critical to society and the environment, and by serving as a center of excellence in infrastructure [...]