João Paulo Pascon

João Paulo Pascon

Assistant Professor

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Academic background

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of São Carlos (2005), a Masters (2008) and a PhD (2012) in Structural Engineering from the Department of Structural Engineering (SET) of São Carlos School of Engineering, University of São Paulo (EESC / USP). He completed a PhD in the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Coimbra (Portugal), and postdoctoral studies at SET / EESC / USP. He has a background in Structural Mechanics, working mainly in the following subjects: FORTRAN Programming Language, Finite Element, Geometric Nonlinearity, Linear and Tensorial Algebras, Continuous Mechanics, Elasticity, Hiperelasticity, Composite Materials with Funcinal Gradation, Elastoplasticity and Viscoelasticity. Currently, he is a PhD in the Department of Materials Engineering (DEMAR) of the Lorena Engineering School (EEL) at the University of São Paulo (USP), and teaches disciplines in the field of Solid Mechanics.

Classes taught in the department


Research topics

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Finite Element Method
  • Mechanical Behavior
  • Large Strains
  • Functionally Graded Materials