After graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1981, Dr. Victor H.
Mucino worked as a Professor at Mexico's National University and has since maintained
professional contact with the engineering and academic community of Mexico.
Currently, Dr. Mucino directs WVU's Industrial Outreach Program in Mexico, in which he takes WVU students to Queretaro, Mex. to team them up with Mexican students and conduct meaningful industrial projects. Intermixed teams of students work with engineers from industry across disciplines and cultures. This program has been in place since 1997.
Research InterestsFinite element methods
Tanker truck stability
Teaching InterestsMechanical engineering design
Kinematics and dynamics of machines
Finite element analysis
Special InterestsInternational engineering education
International industrial outreach
Latin American culture