John Whitcomb

Professor

John Whitcomb

Office: HRBB 724
Phone: 979.845.4006
Fax: 979.845.6051
Email: jdw@tamu.edu

Research Interests

  • Prediction of damage initiation and growth in cryogenic composites and foams
  • Multiscale computational mechanics from nano to macro
  • Multifunctional materials
  • Numerical simulation of electric double layer supercapacitor
  • Mechanics of textile composites
  • Mechanics of polymer film scratching
  • Novel finite element analysis strategies

Education

  • 1973 - B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University
  • 1976 - M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
  • 1988 - Ph.D. in Materials Engineering Science, VPI & SU