brendan-abbertonBrendan Abberton

Dr. Brendan Abberton is a senior engineer and frequent contributor in efforts of mechanical and structural analysis, computational modeling, accident investigation, physical testing, product development, and design evaluation at Fusion Engineering, LLC. He has formal training in finite element analysis (FEA), mechanics, classical and statistical physics, mathematics, and engineering design. Dr. Abberton has broad knowledge in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, and Civil & Environmental Engineering that make him a highly versatile member of our team.

Dr. Abberton received his degrees of Doctor of Philosophy in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from Northwestern University in 2015 and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Missouri in 2010, following a research internship at Dresden University of Technology in Dresden, Germany, in 2009. He is an author of multiple technical articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented at several national and international academic conferences.