Paul Davidson, Ph.D.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Dr. Davidson's research interests lie in the intersection of advanced computational, data analytics, and inspection methods, with application in advanced manufacturing, in-service maintenance, and aviation safety, with specific concentration on composite materials and structures. Experimental, computational, and theoretical mechanics form the basis for much of the research activities.

Currently, Dr. Davidson is working on optimization of spacecraft structural performance using advanced Automated Fiber Placement methods, multi-scale failure of composite materials, Machine learning methods for Non-Destructive Evaluation of impact damage. Data science approaches for multi-scale computational modeling.

Contact Information

Faculty Profile

Paul Davidson, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering