Barbero, Ever J.
Ph.D. Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1989
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, National University UnRC, Argentina, 1983
B.S. Electrical Engineering, National University UNRC, Argentina, 1983Recognized internationally for his work on material models for composite materials. Author of "Introduction to Composite Materials Design-Second Edition," and "Finite Element Analysis of Composite Materials", both published by CRC Press. Author of over 200 peer-reviewed publications and mentor of numerous MS and PhD graduates currently serving leadership positions in academia and industry worldwide.
Research InterestsComposite Materials, Engineering Materials Testing and Modeling
Design of Composite Materials, Structures
Computational Structural Mechanics
Teaching InterestsEngineering Mechanics
Service and OutreachMember Editorial Board ASCE Journal of Natural Disasters Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (peer reviewed)
Member Editorial Board Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures (peer reviewed)
Member of the Advisory Board of the Mechanical Engineering Department at WV Institute of Technology, Montgomery, WV
Special InterestsPower Boating
Professional SocietiesFellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Fellow, Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE)
Faculty advisor, student chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE) - See more at: http://www.statler.wvu.edu/faculty/faculty-detail.php?id=113&type=faculty#sthash.uCklQ03i.dpuf