Contact Mechanics Workshop, May 3-4

The Contact Mechanics Workshop is a two day workshop held from May 3rd-4th, 2017 at Rice University. The workshop is organized around three technical sessions: material scale contact phenomena, tribology scale surface interactions, and macro scale contact mechanics. If interested in attending, please contact Matthew Brake (


The CoMCaR faculty currently include Matthew Brake and Fred Higgs of Mechanical Engineering and Zachary Cordero of Material Science and Nano Engineering.


The CoMCaR faculty are currently recruiting students to join our research program. Please contact the faculty directly and apply to the departmental student searches: Mechanical Engineering Material Science and Nano Engineering Additionally, postdoc opportunities are[…]