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Pedro Peralta

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6106
Biography

Professor, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy

Professor Peralta joined ASU in 1998 and received the NSF Early Career Award in 2000 and the Senior Orr Award for best paper in fatigue and fracture from the ASME Materials Division in 2004. He was associate editor of the ASME Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology and has been a visiting scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory since 1999. His research focuses on mechanics of materials, fatigue and fracture of metallic alloys, dynamic and shock loading of metallic and intermetallic materials with emphasis on effects of anisotropy and grain boundaries on mechanical behavior and failure.

Education

Pedro Peralta has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Universidad Simón Bolívar in Caracas, Venezuela, and received both his M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics and his Ph.D. degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. After completing his Ph.D. in 1996, he was a Director-Funded Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Materials Science at Los Alamos National Laboratory.

Research Activity
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MAE 529Continuum Mechanics
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 799Dissertation
MAE 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MAE 213Solid Mechanics
MAE 592Research
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 799Dissertation
MAE 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-MEEThe ASU Experience
MAE 394Special Topics
MAE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MEE 322Structural Mechanics
MAE 592Research
MSE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-MEEThe ASU Experience
MAE 394Special Topics
MAE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 592Research
MAE 592Research
MSE 593Applied Project
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-MEEThe ASU Experience
MAE 592Research
MSE 592Research
MAE 593Applied Project
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 592Research
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 799Dissertation
MAE 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MAE 322Structural Mechanics
MSE 592Research
MAE 592Research
MSE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-MAEThe ASU Experience
MSE 592Research
MAE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 598Special Topics
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 592Research
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MSE 792Research
MAE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 799Dissertation
MAE 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MAE 322Structural Mechanics
MAE 590Reading and Conference
MSE 592Research
MSE 593Applied Project
MSE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 595Continuing Registration
MAE 599Thesis
MSE 599Thesis
MAE 792Research
MSE 792Research
MAE 795Continuing Registration
MSE 795Continuing Registration
MAE 799Dissertation