Investigating fracture at the nanoscale in complex systems

Multifunctional Materials

Green Concrete

CO2 Geological Sequestration

Organic-Rich Shale


Experimental Nanomechanics

Ange-Therese Akono, PhD, A. M. ASCE

Assistant Professor
Louis Berger Junior Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering


The Akono lab was awarded an NSF GOALI grant to investigatethe fatigue response of ceramic nanocomposites. More details here.