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Prucz, Jacky C.

Jacky Prucz


ESB 825

Chairman and Professor - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


Ph.D., Georgia Tech, 1985 
M.S., Israel Institute of Technology, 1979 
B.S., Israel Institute of Technology, 1972

Dr. Prucz has a long record with the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, having been a part of it for over 26 years. As an instructor, he was awarded several honors including Outstanding Teacher (2002 & 2008) and the George W. Weaver award for outstanding teaching of mechanics (2004). In 2007, he became a full Professor before becoming Interim Chairman in 2009. In 2011, he was appointed Chair of the department. Since then, Dr. Prucz has continued work on several research projects in addition to his responsibilities as Department Chair.

Research Focus Areas

Advanced Materials

Research Interests

Parametric Modeling and Design 
Statistical and Sensitivity Data Analysis 
Structural Mechanics of Composite Material