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


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