Luis Dorfmann

Luis Dorfmann

(617) 627-6137
200 College Avenue
Research/Areas of Interest: Mathematical models of material behavior; Nonlinear magneto- and electromechanical interactions; Biomechanics of soft materials; Rubber elasticity and inelasticity

Education

  • Ph.D., University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, United States, 1992
  • M.Sc., University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, United States, 1989
  • Laurea, University of Padova, Italy, 1987

Biography

Luis Dorfmann is a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Tufts School of Engineering. He leads the Mechanics of Soft Materials Lab.

Luis Dorfmann's research interests include nonlinear magneto-and electroelastic deformations, mechanics of rubberlike solids, fiber-reinforced composites, mechanics of biological tissues, and mechanics of biocompatible materials.