Mechanical Behavior Laboratory University of Nevada, Reno

Mailing Address

Dr. Yanyao Jiang

Mechanical Engineering Department (Mail Stop: 312)
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV, 89557-0154

Phone: (775)784-4510
Fax: (775)784-1701

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To Prospective Graduate Students

Research assistantship positions are available to the qualified graduate students working in the Mechanical Behavior Laboratory.

To qualify for the research assistantship in MBL, the applicant should meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Commitment and dedication to the research in the general areas of solid mechanics;
  • Fine personality and willingness to work with other people;
  • Strong background and interest in solid mechanics;
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0/4.0;
  • Minimum GRE scores: 2000 (Verbal + Quantitative + Analytical)
  • Minimum TOEFL score (if international students): 610 (Paper-based), 253 (Computer-based), 102 (Internet-based)