Executive Committee

Executive Committee

2022 - 2024 Executive Committee Officers


Narayana Aluru

Phone: (212) 333-1180

Email: aluru@utexas.edu


Rekha Rao

Phone: (505) 844-5591

Email: rrrao@sandia.gov


Yongjie Jessica Zhang

Phone: (412) 268-5332

Email: jessicaz@andrew.cmu.edu


J. Evans (2022-2026)

J. Foster (2020-2024)

H. Gomez (2022-2026)

A. Kim (2020-2024)

C. Linder (2020-2024)

D. Littlewood (2022-2026)

C. Oskay (2020-2024)

L. Zhang (2022-2026)


T.J.R. Hughes



Past Presidents

Y. Bazilevs, 2020-2022

J. Dolbow, 2018-2020

L. Demkowicz, 2016-2018

S. Ghosh, 2014-2016

T. Zohdi, 2012-2014

J.-S. Chen, 2010-2012

T. Bickel, 2008-2010

G. Hulbert, 2006-2008

J.E. Flaherty, 2004-2006

J. Fish, 2002-2004

W.K. Liu, 2000-2002

M.S. Shephard, 1998-2000

J.N. Reddy, 1996-1998

A.K. Noor, 1994-1996

T.B. Belytschko, 1992-1994

T.J.R. Hughes, 1990-1992

J. T. Oden, 1988-1990


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  • Newsletter
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  • Voting privileges (electing USACM officers, EC members  and USACM awards) are reserved for regular members only as is the eligibility for the USACM awards.



Why USACM Membership

As one of a growing nationwide group of engineers and scientists involved in commercial or academic activities in Computational Mechanics (CM), you need up-to-date information and an active network of contacts. Membership in USACM can help you obtain information and provide forums for meeting new colleagues and friends.