Smart Materials Laboratory


Lab Director

Dr. Karla Mossi has been working in the area of Smart Materials and Structures for sevral years both in academia and industry. After joining the Mechanical Engineering faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University she established the Smart Materials Laboratory in 2002. Her research is focus on the design, construction and characterization of composites and study their applications in energy harvesting, flow control and integrated sensing and actuation.

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Dr. Karla Mossi
Contact information:
401 West Main Street
Room E3236, P.O. Box 843015
Richmond, VA 23284-3015:
Phone (804) 827-5275
Fax (804) 827-7030

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Virginia Commonwealth University, Mechanical Engineering
Smart Materials Laboratory, 401 W. Main St., Room E3237, Richmond, Virginia, 23284-3015
804-827-5275,, 07/01/2008