Walter Gerstle is a professor of Civil Engineering at the University of New Mexico, where he has been since 1986. 

His specialty is Structural Engineering.

Gerstle's research interests are in Computational Structural Engineering and in Computational Mechanics. He is especially interested in modeling of reinforced concrete structures.

Recently, he has been working on the structural design of optical and radio telescopes with groups from the Department of Physics and Astronomy at UNM


Walter Gerstle
PhD, Cornell University


Civil Engineering

MSC01 1070

1 University Of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: 505-277-3458

FAX: 505-277-1988