Anthony Bloch

Anthony Bloch

My main research interests include: Hamiltonian and Lagrangian mechanics, gradient flows and nonlinear and optimal control both in the smooth and discrete settings. I am interested in applications of gradient flows to image registration and the application of optimal...
Jacob Pavelka

Jacob Pavelka

I develop and investigate deployable systems for modular building construction, which involves the simulation of component kinematics, strength, thermal efficiency, and other relevant properties.
Aster Taylor

Aster Taylor

I work on planet formation theory, with a current focus on giant planet formation in a core accretion paradigm. My current work looks at distinctions in the formation of gas giant planets as a result of conditions in their local environment, and how these differences...
Anvay Pradhan

Anvay Pradhan

Weaving enables us to create complex geometries with unique properties. Basketweaving, for example, can achieve stiff three-dimensional shapes by combining flexible fibers. I am developing computational models that can simulate woven geometries to understand how...
Harish Ganesh

Harish Ganesh

Prof. Ganesh’s study fluid flow problems of relevance using state-of-the-art experimental techniques such as particle image velocimetry, particle tracking velocimetry, X-ray densitometry and X-ray computed tomography. Acquisition and processing of large noisy...
Siddhartha Srivastava

Siddhartha Srivastava

My research broadly revolves around extending, specializing, and developing novel ML/AI methods for computational mechanics. My primary focus is data-driven physics-based modeling that utilizes approaches like Variational System Identification and PDE-constrained...