Mr. Huy PhamMr. Huy Pham
University of Southern California, United States

RESEARCH GOALS: Huy Pham is seeking to validate micromechanical composites with physical testing.

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MSC RESEARCH ASSIST AWARD: Mr. Pham and the University of Southern California have been awarded Marc and Digimat to study the effects of fiber diameter distribution, fiber misalignment/twisted fibers and mixed or complicated loading conditions in the design of composites.

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BIO: Huy Pham graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a B.S.M.E. in 1993. After a few years in industry, he went back to UCI for a M.S.M.E. and graduated in 1997. He continues to work in the Aerospace Engineering field and is currently attending USC's graduate program for another degree. Huy is currently researching multi-scale composites using FEA and classical methods. He has used MSC's FEA products for close to 20 years.