Oscar Lopez-Pamies

Oscar Lopez-Pamies

SES has awarded the 2017 Young Investigator Medal to Oscar Lopez-Pamies, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, at the University of Illinois. This award recognizes Professor Lopez-Pamies' seminal contributions to the understanding of cavitation phenomena in rubber and the elastic dielectric behavior of filled elastomers by means of novel iterative homogenization techniques as well as the development of effective constitutive model for hyperelastic materials.