Visiting Professor in computational methods for micromechanics and fracture mechanics

1 Visiting Professor position

(Deadline October 23rd, 2017 12:00 Italian time - mezzogiorno ora italiana)


Computational methods; Micromechanics; Fracture mechanics


Integration of homogenization and nonlocal damage mechanics formulations within a novel multi-scale finite element framework for fracture mechanics. Contribution to research and PhD education programmes at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca


Researcher in computational mechanics with experience in computational methods for micromechanics, homogenization theory and fracture mechanics

Formal requirements:

PhD in structural mechanics or in related areas. Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications on the topics of computational homogenization and fracture mechanics

Specific requirements:

Researcher in computational mechanics with expertise in: theoretical development and implementation of homogenization schemes into the finite element method; computational fracture mechanics

Research Unit:
MUSAM - Multi-scale Analysis of Materials
Type of contract:
Contratto di lavoro autonomo
Gross remuneration:



1 month

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