Frank and Ora Lee Marble Professor of Aeronautics and Mechanical Engineering, Emeritus
B.S., Polytechnic University of Madrid, 1977; M.S., University of California, 1978; Ph.D., 1982. Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Scholar, Caltech, 1994-95; Professor, 1995-2004; Hayman Professor, 2004-13; Marble Professor, 2013-20; Marble Professor, Emeritus, 2020-.
Research interests: solid mechanics, computational mechanics, nonlinear and failure processes in solids
Professor Ortiz's research interests include solid mechanics, computational mechanics, and nonlinear and failure processes in solids.