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Christian Linder

Professor Christian Linder is the principal investigator of the Computational Mechanics of Materials (CM2) Lab. He is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and a Professor, by courtesy, of Mechanical Engineering. He is also an affiliated faculty member of the Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering at Stanford.

He received his Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from UC Berkeley, an MA in Mathematics from UC Berkeley, an M.Sc. in Computational Mechanics from the University of Stuttgart, and a Dipl.-Ing. degree in Civil Engineering from TU Graz. Before joining Stanford in 2013 he was a Junior-Professor of Micromechanics of Materials at the Applied Mechanics Institute of Stuttgart University where he also obtained his Habilitation in Mechanics. Notable honors include a Fulbright scholarship, the 2013 Richard-von-Mises Prize, the 2016 ICCM International Computational Method Young Investigator Award, the 2016 NSF CAREER Award, and the 2019 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).



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