General Information
NameProf. Gal deBotton
DepartmentDepartment of Mechanical Engineering
Emaildebotton@bgumail.bgu.ac.il
Personal Web SitePersonal Web Site
Academic RankAssociate Professor


Education

 

  • B.Sc.: 1982-1986, Ben-Gurion University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Beer-

    Sheva, Israel
    Graduate Cum Laude
    M.Sc.: 1986-1989, Ben-Gurion University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Beer-

    Sheva, Israel
    Name of Advisor: Prof. Reuven Segev
    Title of Thesis: The Representation of a Force System by Stresses
    Ph.D.: 1989-1993, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Uni-

    versity of Pennsylvania, PA., USA
    Name of Advisor: Prof. Pedro Ponte CastaE
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  • Title of Thesis: The Constitutive Behavior of Nonlinear Anisotropic Composites
   

Research Interests

 
  • Composite materials in finite deformations,
  • Active materials and polymers,
  • Soft biological tissues,
  • Vibration and predictive maintenance