Michael Thouless

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Janine Johnson Weins Professor
College of Engineering
(734) 763-5289
M.A., Cambridge University, 1985
Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 1984
M.S., University of California-Berkeley, 1982
B.A., Cambridge University, 1981
Research Interests: 
Micromechanics modeling of materials; interfacial fracture mechanics and adhesion; mechanical properties of thin films and coatings; toughening mechanisms in polymers; mechanical properties of structural adhesives.