Professor Antoine Jérusalem

Associate Professor

Dr Antoine Jérusalem
Department of Engineering Science,
University of Oxford,
Parks Road,
+44 1865 2 83302,


  • Ph.D. in Computational Mechanics of Materials, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA (2007)
  • M.Sc. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA (2004)
  • Diplôme d’Ingénieur, Ecole Nationale de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace, Toulouse, France (2004)

Research interests

  • Computational mechanics of materials
  • Large scale parallel simulations
  • Multiscale cell mechanics
  • Deformation of materials under extreme loading conditions
  • Biomaterials, polycrystalline/nanocrystalline materials, composites

Past Positions

  • 2012-2013 Visiting Researcher, IMDEA Materials Institute, Madrid, Spain
  • 2007-2012 Researcher (Head of the Computational Mechanics of Materials Group), IMDEA Materials Institute, Madrid, Spain
  • 2007-2008 Postdoctoral Associate, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • 2007-2008 Private Consultant, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • 2002-2007 Research Assistant, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA

Current research projects

Recent Publications

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Awards / Accomplishments

  • 2016 EPSRC Healthcare Callenge Award
  • 2012 Recipient of the ERC Starting Grant
  • 2010 Recipient of the Marie-Curie "Amarout Europe Programme" fellowship
  • 2009 Recipient of the Juan de la Cierva grant from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation, Madrid, Spain
  • 2007 Recipient of the MIT Student Leader Award in the category Outstanding Event for the 11th European Career Fair, Cambridge, MA, USA