• 12153 Citations
1991 …2023

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Research Interests

Professor Espinosa’s research focuses in two areas: (1) understanding the mechanical behavior of natural and synthetic nanomaterials across scales, from nano to macro, and (2) developing micro/nano devices for materials research and personalized medicine.

Education/Academic qualification

Solid Mechanics, PhD, Brown University

… → 1992

Applied Mathematics, MSc, Brown University

… → 1990

Solid Mechanics, MSc, Brown University

… → 1989

Structural Engineering, MSc, Politecnico di Milano

… → 1987

Civil Engineeringsix-year professional degree, Northeastern National University, Argentina

… → 1981

Research interests

  • Dynamic failure of advanced materials
  • Mechanics of biomaterials
  • Micro-electro-mechanical systems
  • Nano-electro-mechanical systems
  • Thin films and MEMS materials

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  • Research Output

    Nanofountain Probe Electroporation for Monoclonal Cell Line Generation

    Espinosa, H. D., Mukherjee, P. & Patino, C., Jan 1 2020, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc, p. 59-68 10 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2050).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Advanced microelectromechanical systems-based nanomechanical testing: Beyond stress and strain measurements

    Bhowmick, S., Espinosa, H., Jungjohann, K., Pardoen, T. & Pierron, O., Jun 1 2019, In : MRS Bulletin. 44, 6, p. 487-493 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 4 Scopus citations

    An Experimental Setup for Combined In-Vacuo Raman Spectroscopy and Cavity-Interferometry Measurements on TMDC Nano-resonators

    Nathamgari, S. S. P., Dong, S., Hosseinian, E., Lauhon, L. J. & Espinosa, H. D., Mar 15 2019, In : Experimental Mechanics. 59, 3, p. 349-359 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    A Novel In Situ Experiment to Investigate Wear Mechanisms in Biomaterials

    Alderete, N., Zaheri, A. & Espinosa, H. D., Jun 15 2019, In : Experimental Mechanics. 59, 5, p. 659-667 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Atomically Thin Polymer Layer Enhances Toughness of Graphene Oxide Monolayers

    Soler-Crespo, R. A., Mao, L., Wen, J., Nguyen, H. T., Zhang, X., Wei, X., Huang, J., Nguyen, S. B. T. & Espinosa, H. D., Aug 7 2019, In : Matter. 1, 2, p. 369-388 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 2 Scopus citations