Advanced Materials and Mechanics Laboratory

Jared Tracy


  • Ph.D. candidate, Materials Science and Engineering
  • B.S., Materials Sci. & Eng., 2003 University of Michigan

Research Interests

My research focuses on the mechanics of materials and material behavior in high-performance composite materials. My current research project involves investigating the micro- and macro- scale mechanisms of dynamic fracture in brittle composites at elevated temperatures.


  • Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize for Distinguished Academic Achievement, University of Michigan College of Engineering, 2013
  • Rackham Merit Fellowship, 2009