Computational Mechanics

  • Experimental and computational micromechanics
  • Neutron/x-ray diffraction for exploring internal strains
  • Residual stress measurement with the slitting method
  • Metallic glasses
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and High Performance Computing
  • Heat Transfer, Aerodynamics, Gas Dynamics, Transonic Flow, Turbulence
  • Combustion, Chemical Vapor Deposition, Semi-Conductor Device Simulations
  • Non-Newtonian Fluids, Solidification, Acoustics, Two-Phase Flow
  • Numerical Analysis, Krylov Subspace Methods, Preconditioning
  • Parallel and Scientific Computing
  • Domain Decomposition, Multi-Grid / Multi-Level Techniques
  • Design and control of thermal and energy systems
  • Nanotechnology in energy applications
  • Thermal management of opto/electronic systems
  • Inverse problems of thermal design and sensing
  • Finite Strain Viscoelasticity
  • Constitutive Modeling
  • Solid Rocket Propellants
  • Soft Tissues
  • Heart Valves
  • Pneumatic Tires
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Composites design and manufacturing
  • Structural optimization
  • Modeling and optimization of manufacturing processes
  • Analysis of structures by finite elements
  • Multi-body dynamics
  • Vibrations, vibration isolation systems
  • Phononic band gap structures
  • Passive anti-resonance generation methods
  • Design of displacement amplifiers and motion converters