Sanjay Govindjee
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
(510) 642-6060

Research Expertise and Interest

finite element analysis, Theoretical and computational solid mechanics, constitutive theory, micromechanics, polymer mechanics, elastomer modeling, thermomechanics, continuum mechanics, failure analysis


The modeling of non-linear phenomena in solids with a special interest in coupled field effects, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), atomistic and molecular informed constitutive relations, shape memory and martensitic phase transformations, polymer and elastomer mechanics. Further expertise in computational mechanics and finite element modeling.

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