Associate professor in Materials Science, docent in Materials Science, PhD in Engineering Materials, MSc in Engineering Physics.

Research areas: Materials science and engineering, fracture mechanics, hydrogen embrittlement, fatigue, bone growth, stress corrosion; phase-field theory, X-ray and neutron diffraction, interface mechanics, dislocation theory.

Teaching material science and related areas at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as supervising doctoral students.

Special interest in sustainable social development from an engineering perspective; bachelor courses and collaboration with partners within the field of humanitarian aid.