José E. Andrade
George W. Housner Professor of Civil and Mechanical Engineering; Cecil and Sally Drinkward Mechanical and Civil Engineering Leadership Chair; Executive Officer for Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Degrees and Appointments
B.S., Florida Institute of Technology, 2001; M.S., Stanford University, 2003; PhD, 2006. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 2010; Associate Professor, 2010-13; Professor, 2013-17; Housner Professor, 2017-; Drinkward Mechanical and Civil Engineering Leadership Chair, 2017-; Executive Officer, 2016-.
Professor Andrade's research focuses on developing fundamental understanding of the multiscale and multiphysical behavior of porous media, with especial application to geologic and engineered infrastructure materials.
List of Research Areas
granular materials, geomechanics, carbon sequestration, multiscale modeling