יהודה תירוש

יהודה תירוש
פרופסור אמריטוס
קורות חיים
חדר: 510, LD

Former holder of the Henri Garih Chair in Material Processing


  • 1962 - B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Technion - I.I.T.
  • 1964 - M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Technion - I.I.T.
  • 1969 - Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA, USA

Research Interests

  • Metal forming processes.
  • Applied Plasticity.
  • Damage Mechanics.

Guest Appointments

  • Visiting Professor at Georgia Tech., Atlanta (July 2002 - March 2003)
  • Visiting Scientist at Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD (1990-1991)
  • Visiting Scholar at Stanford University, CA, U.S.A. (1986-1987)
  • Visiting Scientist at G. Washington Univ. Washington, D.C. (1980-1981)
  • Visiting Scientist, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. (1975-1976)
  • Research Associate, M.I.T., Dept. of Mech. Engineering, U.S.A. (1969-1970)

Public Professional Activities

  • Vice Dean of the Graduate School of the Technion (1996-1998)
  • Head, Metal Forming Lab. (1980-)
  • Head of the Center for Manufacturing Systems and Robotics (2003-)

Honors and Awards

  • Research Publication Award from U.S. Naval Research Lab. Washington D.C., U.S.A. (1981)
  • The Henry Taub Prize for Excellence in Research, Technion (2002)

  • Tirosh, J., Rubinski, L., Shirizly, A. and Harvey D. P. "Damage evolution in Creep Bulging of Thin Sheet Metals". Int. J. Mech. Science. 42, 163-184, (2000).
  • Tirosh, J., Shirizly, A., Ben-David, D. and Shtanger, S. "Deep Drawing of Hardeningand Rate Sensitive Materials with fluid Assisted Pressure". Int. J. Mech. Science. 42,1049-1067, (2000).
  • Tirosh, J. and Peles, S. "Bounds on Fatigue Threshold in Metals" J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 49, 1301-1322, (2001).
  • Dejmal, I., Tirosh, J. and Shirizly, A. "On Optimal Die Curvature in Deep Drawing Processes". Int. J. Mech. Science. 44, 1245-1258 (2002).
  • Tirosh, J. and Peles, S. "Shakedown Bounds to Fatigue of Two Phase Materials" Int. J. Frac. 119, 65-81, (2003).
  • Peled, A., Rubin, M. B. and Tirosh, J. "Analysis of Blank Thickening in Deep Drawing Processes using the Theory of Cosserat Generalized Membrane" J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 52 (2003).

עבודים פלסטיים, פלסטיות שימושית, מכניקת השבר, Damage mechanics.