Mail Address: Departamento de Ingenieria Mecanica, Universidad de Chile, Torre Poniente, Piso 4, Beauchef 851, Santiago Centro, Santiago, Chile
Office phone number: (56)-2-29784543
My main areas of research are Nonlinear Elasticity, Rock Mechanics and Magneto-Electro-Elasticity.
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Fondecyt number 1210002
o Mathematical modelling of the mechanical behaviour of rock and concrete using implicit constitutive relations and their subclasses
o Dates: April 2021 to date
Fondecyt number 1160030
o On the use of implicit constitutive relations to model the behaviour of elastic and inelastic deformations in continua: Applications to the mathematical modelling of rock.
o Dates: April 2016 to March 2020.
Fondecyt number 1120011
o Study of some new constitutive laws for elastic bodies
o Dates: March 2012 to March 2016
Fondecyt number 11085024
o Mathematical modelling of non-linear magneto-sensitive elastomers.
o Dates: November 2008 to October 2011
Mecanica de Solidos (Solid Mechanics ME3204), formerly known as Resistencia de Materiales ME46-A, ME3202 (Strength of Materials)
Mecanica de Medios Continuos ME701 (Continuum Mechanics)
Topicos Avanzados en Elasticidad ME720 (Advanced Topics in Elasticity)
Elementos Finitos ME 564 (Finite Element Method)
Mecanica Estatica (Mechanics Statics).
Electro-elasticidad no-lineal: teoria y desafios en modelacion numerica (Nonlinear electroelasticity: Theory and challenges to numerical modelling). Universidad Politecnica de Madrid 14-28 Mayo 2011.
Formulaciones variacionales en mecanica de solidos (Variational formulations in solid mechanics). Universidad Politecnica de Madrid 17-25 Mayo 2012.
Member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Engineering Science.
Member of the editorial board of Applications in Engineering Science
Member of the editorial board of Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science
Member of the scientific committee of the journal Ingenius http://revistas.ups.edu.ec/index.php/ingenius/index
I was co-organizer of the Minisymposium on Nonlinear Elasticity for the Euromech 2015 Congress
I was one of the co-editors for a Special Volume for the IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics in honour of Ray Ogden.
I was the main organizer and chair for the XIV Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics PACAMXIV, which was held from the 24th to the 28th of March of 2014.
I was the editor of a special volume for Acta Mechanica, where some of the works presented in the conference will be published.
I was co-organizer of the Minisymposium on Nonlinear Elasticity for the Euromech 2012 Congress
I have been peer to peer reviewer for some articles submitted to the following journals:
Journal of Elasticity
International Journal of Solids and Structures
Journal of Electrostatics
Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids
Proceedings of the Royal Society A
International Journal of Damage Mechanics
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
Mechanics Research Communications
International Journal of Engineering Sciences
International Journal of Non-linear Mechanics
International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics
The European Physical Journal E: Soft Matter and Biological Physics
Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences
Rubber Chemistry and Technology
The Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids
Journal of Applied Physics
International Journal of Engineering Technologies, IJET
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
BioMedical Engineering OnLine
Mathematical Problems in Engineering
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Results in Physics
Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
Journal of Applied Mechanics
Composites. Part B Engineering.
Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering.