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Douglas E. Spearot

Associate Professor
Address NEB 133 Phone: (352) 392-6747 Fax: (352) 392-7303 Website: https://mae.ufl.edu/dspearot/

Biography

Professor Spearot received his Ph.D. in 2005 from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include: Computational mechanics and materials science (including atomistic simulations and phase-field modeling), behavior of defects in materials, nanostructured materials, linking between atomistic and continuum length scales, and method development for atomistic modeling.

Education

Ph.D., 2005, Georgia Institute of Technology

Teaching Interests

Mechanics of materials, fracture mechanics, classical atomistic simulation methods.

Research Interests

Computational mechanics and materials science (including atomistic simulations and phase-field modeling), behavior of defects in materials, nanostructured materials, linking between atomistic and continuum length scales, and method development for atomistic modeling.