Grace Gu

Grace Gu is the recipient of the 2020 MRS Communications Lecture award and is an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Gu holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan, and Masters and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from MIT. Her research interests include Composites, additive manufacturing, fracture mechanics, topology optimization, machine learning, finite element analysis, and bioinspired materials. Her group's website is