Andrea Gonzalez is an Engineer at Veryst Engineering. Ms. Gonzalez holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master's degree in Structural Engineering from the University of California, San Diego. Her graduate studies focused on the design, analysis, and simulation of fiber-reinforced composite structures using finite element methods. Her research in this field includes modeling the response of a composite plate under impact loading, and the design, manufacturing, and testing of composite patch repairs. Ms. Gonzalez has experience using topology optimization in Abaqus and MATLAB and in material modeling and finite element modeling using Abaqus and ANSYS. She has optimized sport consumer products with the goal of minimizing weight and allowing fabrication through additive manufacturing methods. She also has aerospace industry experience focusing on the design and analysis of structural repairs.
M.S., Structural Engineering, University of California San Diego, 2019
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018