Oswald, Jay
Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Email:  joswald1@asu.edu
Phone: (480)965-4317
Office: ERC 353 (Map)
Web: compmech.lab.asu.edu


Jay Oswald obtained his Bachelor (2004) and Master (2005) of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University. From 2005 to 2006 he was a consultant for NASA Glenn Research Center, where he worked on the mechanical response and space environment effects on elastomeric docking seals. He received a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from Northwestern University in 2011 under the supervision of Professor Ted Belytschko.


B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University (2004)
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University (2005)
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University (2011)

Research Interests

Computational mechanics: finite element methods, molecular dynamics, and multisscale methods for applications in MEMS, material failure analysis, and material design.

Graduate Faculties

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering