Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering



Office: Engineering A103D, Factory 107
Phone: 970-491-8398

Dr. Chris Weinberger

Advanced Computational Materials Engineering Laboratory

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering

School of Advanced Materials Discovery

Dr. Weinberger, joined Colorado State University’s mechanical engineering department in the Fall of 2016. He has spent the past three years as an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Department at Drexel University.

His professional experience includes time as a Mechanical Engineer at Lockheed Martin (2001-2005) as well as working at Sandia National Laboratories as a Harry S. Truman Fellow (2009-2012) and a Senior R&D S&E Staff member (2012-2013). Dr. Weinberger holds a Ph.D. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.


  • Ph.D. 2009, Stanford University—Mechanical Engineering
  • M.S 2005, Stanford University—Mechanical Engineering
  • B.S. 2001, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo—Mechanical Engineering