Gaëtan Kerschen completed his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in aerospace engineering from the University of Liège, Liège, Belgium, in 1999 and 2003, respectively. His publications are primarily in the areas of nonlinear structural dynamics, including nonlinear system identification, nonlinear modal analysis, constructive utilization of nonlinearity, and bifurcation analysis and management. In 2003 and 2004, he was a Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Technical University of Athens and at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign working under the supervision of Professors Alexander Vakakis and Lawrence Bergman. Since 2007, he has been a faculty member at the University of Liège, where he is now a Professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering. He is the recipient of an ERC Starting Grant and serves as an Associate Editor of the Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing Journal.
Biography Updated on 31 March 2013