Smart Materials and Structures Lab 2019.

Lab Director

Professor Marcelo Dapino, Fellow of ASME and SPIE
The Honda R&D Americas Designated Chair in Engineering
Director, NSF IUCRC on Smart Vehicle Concepts
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
The Ohio State University
Ph.: (614) 688-3689, Fax: (614) 292-3163

Lab Mission

At the Smart Materials and Structures Lab, we are focused on conducting experimental and theoretical studies in the fields of smart materials, system dynamics, ultrasonic additive manufacturing and hybrid smart structure applications.

Research Opportunities

Interested candidates for graduate positions must have applied to the OSU MAE graduate program and should email Prof. Dapino (provide CV with references) to indicate interest.

Research Highlights