Garth Pearce

Director of Undergraduate Teaching
School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Contact details:
+61 2 9385 4127

Ainsworth Building (J17) Level 2, Room 208E Kensington Campus

Dr Garth Pearce is a Lecturer with the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. He specialises in:

  • Aerospace Structures
  • Advanced Aerospace Materials

His specific research interests include:

  • Onset Theory (formerly known as Strain Invariant Failure Theory)

  • Modelling and testing composite structures under dynamic loading conditions
  • Damage prediction and characterisation for laminated composite materials
  • Crashworthiness
  • Stochastic simulation methodology for sensitive or chaotic structural mechanics
  • Load path theory