Department ofMechanical Engineering

Advisory Board Profiles

Pete Woytowitz

Pete Woytowitz, Ph.D., P.E. is currently an Adjunct Professor in Mechanical and Civil Engineering teaching courses in Finite Element Analysis, Advanced Vibrations and Computed Aided Engineering. He is also Director of Computational Mechanics at Arevo Labs.  His specializations include finite element modeling of structural and thermal problems, composite materials and software development.  Prior to joining Arevo he was Director of Computational Modeling & Reliability at Lam Research Corporation.  He previously worked at companies including Failure Analysis Associates, Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation and Boeing Commercial Airplane Company. He received his BSME from University of Maryland, MS Engineering (Santa Clara University), Degree of Engineer (Stanford University) and his Ph.D. (ME) from Santa Clara University in 1993. He is a member of A.S.M.E. and is Chairman of the Mechanical Engineering Industrial Advisory Board at SCU.