George N. Frantziskonis

Engineering Mechanics



  • Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1986
  • B.S., Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1982


  • State of Arizona, Professional Engineer, License No. 43539
  • European Union State Members, Professional Engineer, License No. GR-TEE-38462

Research Interests:

  • Investigation of the mechanical behavior of materials and structures
  • Multiscale material behavior
  • Simulation of material properties at a hierarchy of scales
  • Microfracture, degradation and progressive failure of materials
  • Formulation, mathematical analysis and computational methodology
  • Surface effects, multiscaling
  • Applications to materials and structural design
  • Stochastic Wavelet-based Multiscale Characterization - Application to
  • Material Microstructure
  • Multiscale Phenomena in Corrosion Pitting
  • Probabilistic Material Description including Multiscale Phenomena

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