Hector Gomez

Hector Gomez

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Professor of Biomedical Engineering (courtesy)

Email: hectorgomez@purdue.edu

Phone: +1 (765) 496-9255

Purdue University
School of Mechanical Engineering
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088

Research web site: https://engineering.purdue.edu/gomez/


  • BS, Civil Engineering, University of A Coruna, Spain, 2003
  • PhD, Civil Engineering, University of A Coruna, Spain, 2006

Research Interests

  • Modeling and simulation techniques for multiphase and multiphysics problems using the phase-field method.
  • Isogeometric methods with applications in fluid and solid mechanics.
  • Modeling and simulation tools for several biomechanics problems, including tumor growth, cellular migration and blood flow at small scales.
  • Computational methods for fluid-structure interaction, especially when the problem involves complex fluids