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Kent L Lawrence

Other Faculty, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Finite Element and Numerical Methods

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Applied Mechanics, Computer Aided Engineering and Finite Element Methods

Biography

Biography

Kent L. Lawrence Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington is a Life Fellow of ASME. He has both industrial and academic experience and expertise in applied mechanics, finite element methods, vibration and structural dynamics. He is the author/coauthor of three text books related to finite element methods and dynamic systems.

Education

Education

    • 1965 PhD in Mechanical Engineering
      Arizona State University, 1965
    • 1960 MS in Mechanical Engineering
      Texas Tech University, 1960
    • 1959 BS in Mechanical Engineering
      Texas Tech University, 1959

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 1970 Registered Engineer State of Texas,

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 1972 to Present Professor
      Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
      Teaching and Research in Mechanical Engineering
    • Jan 1970 to Jan 1973 Research Consultant
      Bell Helicopter Co
    • 1968 to 1972 Associate Professor
      Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1964 to 1968 Assistant Professor
      Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 1967 to Jan 1967 Dynamics Engineer
      Bell Helicopter Co
    • Jan 1966 to Jan 1966 Research Consultant
      Bell Helicopter Co
    • Jan 1965 to Jan 1965 Dynamics Engineer
      Bell Helicopter Co
    • Jan 1962 to Jan 1964 Graduate Research Assistant
      Arizona State University
    • June 1961 to Aug 1961 Associate Engineer
      Texas Instruments, Inc
    • Jan 1960 to Jan 1961 Assistant Instructor
      University of Illinois
    • Jan 1959 to Jan 1960 Teaching Fellow
      Texas Technological College

Memberships

    • Sept 1961 to Present American Society of Mechniacal Engineers
      Life Fellow
      "ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods." https://www.asme.org/about-asme

Awards and Honors

    • Jan  2009 Most Valuable Professor sponsored by UTA MAE Senior Class
    • Jan  2007 S.T.A.R. Award Winner sponsored by Kalpana Chawla
    • Jan  2006 Texas Piper Professor sponsored by Texas Piper
    • Jan  2005 UTA Piper Professor Nominee sponsored by UTA
    • Jan  2002 Life Fellow sponsored by American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    • Jan  1983 Teacher of the Year sponsored by Mechanical Engineering
    • Jan  1982 Outstanding Engineering Teacher sponsored by Joint Council of Student Engineers
    • Jan  1981 Education Foundation Award sponsored by Halliburton
    • Jan  1981 Outstanding Teacher Award sponsored by Pi Tau Sigma
    • Jan  1980 Outstanding Teacher Award Finalist sponsored by amoco
    • Jan  1974 Outstanding Teaching Award sponsored by College of Engineering
    • Jan  1973 Best paper of conference sponsored by 3rd OSU Applied Mechanisms Conference

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Feb 2006 to Aug 2006 Software Development for Flexidesign iPlus sponsored by  -  $8640
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • May 1998 to Nov 1998 Eigensolver Parallelization sponsored by  -  $15000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Oct 1993 to Sept 1998 Region IV Pollution Prevention Conference on Software Applications for Waste Management sponsored by  -  $72000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Jan 1993 to Mar 1995 Industrial Robot Research and Development sponsored by  -  $336602
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Sept 1993 to Dec 1993 Adaptive Finite Element Research sponsored by  -  $15000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Mar 1997 to Nov 1997 "Network distributed finite element analysis." sponsored by  -  $15000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Apr 1995 to May 1996 Industrial Robot Research and Development sponsored by  -  $150000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • Nov 1994 to Dec 1995 Iterative Solvers for FEM Applications sponsored by  -  $20000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)
    • May 1992 to Nov 1992 Adaptive Finite Element Research sponsored by  -  $20000
      Kent Lawrence (Funded)

Publications


      2012
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(14), 302. " SDC Publications".
      • Book
        ANSYS Workbench Tutorial
        [Lawrence, Kent]. SDC Publications.(14), 176. "SDC Publications".

      2011
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(13), 178.
      • Book
        ANSYS Workbench Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Workbench Tutorial, SDC Publications.(13), 260. "SDC Publications".

      2010
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(12.1), 252. "SDC Publications".
      • Book
        ANSYS Workbench Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Workbench Tutorial, SDC Publications.(12.1), 188. "SDC Publications".

      2007
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(11), 184. "SDC Publications".
      • Book
        ANSYS Workbench Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(11), 236. "SDC Publications".

      2006
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(10), 186. "SDC Publications".
      • Book
        ANSYS Workbench Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(10), 230. "SDC Publications".

      2005
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(9), "SDC Publications".

      2004
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(7.1 & 8), "SDC Publications".

      2002
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(7.0), "SDC Publications".
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(5.7 & 6.0),
      • Book
        ANSYS Tutorial
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications.(6.1), "SDC Publications".

      1997
      • Book
        Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Systems
        [Lawrence, KentL., Woods, Robert L. ]. Prentice Hall. 512. "Prentice Hall".

      1974
      • Book
        Dynamics, Review Notes for the E.I.T. Exam
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. Texas Engineering Foundation.(5), "Texas Engineering Foundationa".

      1983
      • Book Chapter
        IDENTIFICATION OF VARIABLES IN THE MEASUREMENT OF THE RESONANT FREQUENCIES OF HUMAN TIBIAE IN VIVO.
        [Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W., Tencer, A.F., Lawrence, KentL]. "Pergamon Press".

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Comparison of GPU-Based Parallel Assembly and Assembly-Free Sparse Matrix Vector Multiplication for Finite Element Analysis of Three-Dimensional Structures
        [Akbariyeh, A., Dennis, Brian, Wang, BoP, Lawrence, KentL.]. Civil-Comp Press.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Stress Concentration Factor In Sheet Metal With Permanent Plastic Deformation
        [Ramasamy, MuruganS., Deleon, Jorg, Chan, WenS, Lawrence, KentL.]. AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/SC.

      2012
      • Journal Article
        Closed-form stiffness matrices for higher order tetrahedral finite elements
        [McCaslin, SaraE., Shiakolas, PanosS., Dennis, Brian, Lawrence, KentL]. Linear and Quadratic Strain Tetrahedron Finite Elements. 44(1), 75-79.

      2010
      • Journal Article
        The use of symbolic processing and explicit formulations in computational mechanics
        [McCaslin, S.E., Dennis, Brian, Shiakolas, PanayiotisS, Chan, WenS, Nomura, Seiichi, Wang, BoP, Lawrence, KentL.]. Computational Technology Reviews. 2, 83-102.

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Micromachined integrated pressure–thermal sensors on flexible substrates
        [Shamanna, Vinayak, Das, Sharmita, Çelik-Butler, Zeynep, Butler, DonaldP., Lawrence, KentL]. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 16(10), 1984.

      2000
      • Journal Article
        Developing and distributing network based engineering solutions
        [Seifert, M., Parkhi, P., Sistla, V.Tandra, Lawrence, KentL.]. Developing and Distributing Engineering Solutions using Java and the Internet. 31(7), 453-465.

      1998
      • Journal Article
        Analytical/finite-element modeling and experimental verification of spray-cooling process in steel
        [Thomas, R., Ganesa-Pillai, M., Aswath, PraneshB, Lawrence, KentL., Hajisheikh, A.]. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions. 29(5), 1485-1498.

      1996
      • Journal Article
        Elastic wave generation by piezoceramic patches
        [Moetakef, MohammadA., Joshi, ShivP., Lawrence, KentL]. AIAA Journal. 34(10), 2110-2117.

      1995
      • Journal Article
        A study of adaptively remeshed finite element problems using higher order tetrahedra
        [Schuetze, K.T., Shiakolas, PanayiotisS, Muthukrishnan, S.N., Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL.]. Computers and Structures. 54(2), 279-288.
      • Journal Article
        Closed-form expressions for higher order electroelastic tetrahedral elements
        [Moetakef, MohammadA., Lawrence, KentL, Joshi, ShivP., Shiakolas, PanayiotisS]. AIAA Journal. 33(1), 136-142.
      • Journal Article
        Refinement of 3D meshes at surface intersections
        [Muthukrishnan, S.N., Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL]. Computer Aided Design. 27(8), 637-645.
      • Journal Article
        Simple algorithm for adaptive refinement of three-dimensional finite element tetrahedral meshes
        [Muthukrishnan, S.N., Shiakolas, PanayiotisS, Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL]. AIAA Journal. 33(5),

      1993
      • Journal Article
        A description of an expert system for finite element modeling and analysis
        [Rajan, R.K., Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL., Lawley, T.J.]. Computing Systems in Engineering. 4(2-3), 169-177.
      • Journal Article
        An algorithm for adaptive refinement of triangular element meshes
        [Nambiar, R.V., Valera, R.S., Lawrence, KentL, Morgan, RobertB., Amil, David]. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 36(3), 499-509.
      • Journal Article
        Closed-form error estimators for the linear strain and quadratic strain tetrahedron finite elements
        [Shiakolas, PanayiotisS, Lawrence, KentL., Nambiar, R.V.]. Linear Strain and Quadratic Strain Tetrahedron Finite Elements. 47(6), 907-915.

      1992
      • Journal Article
        C routines for fem applications
        [Lawrence, KentL, Yee, V., Knipe, R., Nambiar, R.V.]. 44(5), 1149-1167.
      • Journal Article
        Closed-form stiffness matrices for the linear strain and quadratic strain tetrahedron finite elements
        [Shiakolas, PanayiotisS, Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL, Rogers, W.A.]. 45(2), 237-242.
      • Journal Article
        Design analysis of composite angle clips
        [Chan, WenS, Lawrence, KentL, King, Y.F., Tang, C.]. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design. 11(3), 247-255.
      • Journal Article
        Design analysis of composite angle clips
        [Chan, WenS, Lawrence, KentL, King, Y.F., Tang, C.]. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design. 11(3), 247-255.
      • Journal Article
        Shape design sensitivity analysis using closed-form stiffness matrix for hierarchic triangular elements
        [Wang, BoP, Babu, D., Nambiar, R.V., Lawrence, KentL]. 43(1), 69-75.
      • Journal Article
        The Zienkiewicz–Zhu error estimator for multiple material problems
        [Nambiar, RajivV., Lawrence, KentL]. 8(4), 273-277.

      1991
      • Journal Article
        Closed form stiffness matrices and error estimators for plane hierarchic triangular elements
        [Lawrence, KentL, Nambiar, RajivV., Bergmann, Brad]. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 31(5), 879-894.
      • Journal Article
        Optimum design of multiple configuration structures for frequency constraints
        [Wang, BoP, Chang, Y.K., Lawrence, KentL, Chen, T.Yu]. AIAA Journal. 29(10), 1761-1762.

      1990
      • Journal Article
        Two-dimensional finite element mesh generation based on stripwise automatic triangulation
        [Bhatia, R.P., Lawrence, KentL]. 36(2), 309-319.

      1989
      • Journal Article
        Explicit expressions for element coordinate transformations by symbolic manipulation
        [Lawrence, KentL, Nambiar, RajivV.]. 32(2), 277-280.

      1988
      • Journal Article
        Damage assessment based on the structural frequency-response function
        [Springer, W.T., Lawrence, KentL, Lawley, T.J.]. Experimental Mechanics. 28(1), 34-37.

      1987
      • Journal Article
        Fatigue fracture of the interlocking nail in the treatment of fractures of the distal part of the femoral shaft
        [Bucholz, ROBERTW., Ross, STEVENE., Lawrence, KentL]. 69(9), 1391-1399.
      • Journal Article
        The effect of a symmetric discontinuity on adjacent material in a longitudinally vibrating uniform beam
        [Springer, W.T., Lawrence, KentL, Lawley, T.J.]. Experimental Mechanics. 27(2), 168-171.
      • Journal Article
        The effect of a symmetric discontinuity on adjacent material in a longitudinally vibrating uniform beam
        [Springer, W.T., Lawrence, KentL, Lawley, T.J.]. Experimental Mechanics. 27(2), 168-171.

      1984
      • Journal Article
        Resonance Frequency Evaluation of Patients with Closed Tibia Fractures
        [Lawrence, KentL., Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W., Tencer, A.F.]. Biomedical Engineering III, Recent Developments. 63-66. New york: "Pergamon Press".

      1983
      • Journal Article
        Fracture Fixation and Healing
        [Lawrence, KentL., Jones, R.E., Tencer, A.F., Bucholz, R.W., Johnson, K.D., Mooney, V. , Carmichael, T.W., Potvin, A.R., Strauss, M.G.]. Rehabilitation R & D Progress Reports. 22-23. "Rehabilitation R & D Progress Reports".

      1975
      • Journal Article
        Experimentally determined dynamic strains in an elastic mechanism
        [Alexander, R.M., Lawrence, KentL]. 97(3), 791-794.

      1974
      • Journal Article
        An experimental investigation of the dynamic response of an elastic mechanism
        [Alexander, R.M., Lawrence, KentL]. 96(1), 268-274.
      • Journal Article
        An experimental investigation of the dynamic response of an elastic mechanism
        [Alexander, R.M., Lawrence, KentL]. 96(1), 268-274.

      1971
      • Journal Article
        Twisted Beam Element Matrices for Bending
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. AIAA Journal. 376-378.

      1970
      • Journal Article
        Wave Propagation in a Finite-Length Bar with a Variable Cross Section
        [Lawrence, KentL., Larson, C.E.]. Trans. ASME, Journal of Applied Mechanics. 1206.

      1967
      • Journal Article
        Control Loads and Their Effects on Fuselage Vibrations
        [Kidd, D.L., Spivey, R.F., Lawrence, KentL]. 12(4), 78-91.
      • Journal Article
        Transient beam response calculations using Euler’s method.
        [Lawrence, KentL, Fernando, MSUK]. AIAA Journal. 5(2), 376-378.

      1966
      • Journal Article
        Bending-Torsion Transfer Matrices Associated with Swept Surfaces
        [Lawrence, KentL]. 3(5),

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        The Ritz Method for Beam Vibration Analysis Revisited
        Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing
        [Lawrence, KentL., Wang, B.P, Nomura, S. , Dennis, B.H.]. Civil-Comp Press. Stirlingshire: "Civil-Comp Press".

      2012
      • Conference Proceeding
        Application of gpu-based computing to large scale finite element analysis of three-dimensional structures
        Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Engineering Computational Technology, Stirlingshire, UK, Paper
        [Akbariyeh, A., Carrigan, T.J., Dennis, Brian, Chan, WenS, Wang, BoP, Lawrence, KentL.]. B.H.V. Topping.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Modeling for Composite Structures by Finite Element Method
        - 15th European Conference on Composite Materials
        [Lawrence, KentL., Chan, W.S. , Alamgir, F., Tan, X.]. Finite Element Method. Venice.

      2011
      • Conference Proceeding
        A new approach to obtaining closed-form solutions for higher order tetrahedral finite elements using modern computer algebra systems
        ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
        [McCaslin, SaraE., Shiakolas, PanosS., Dennis, Brian, Lawrence, KentL.]. ASME International Design Engineering Technical. 225-231. "American Society of Mechanical Engineers".

      2010
      • Conference Proceeding
        Issues in Finite Element Modelling for Laminated Composites
        Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology
        [Lawrence, KentL., Chan, W.S., Alamgir, F.]. Computational Structures Technology. Valencia.

      2009
      • Conference Proceeding
        An Algorithm for Reducing the Size of Finite Element Closed-Form Source Code Files
        ASME 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
        [McCaslin, Sara, Lawrence, Kent L. ]. IMECE. 27-33. "American Society of Mechanical Engineers".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Control of Expression Growth in Symbolic Processing of Finite Element Stiffness Matrices
        Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing. Funchal, Madeira.

      1992
      • Conference Proceeding
        An algorithm for adaptive refinement of tetrahedral finite element meshes
        33rd Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference
        [JOSHI, V., NAMBIAR, R., Lawrence, KentL, Shiakolas, PanayiotisS]. Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference. 2354.

      1990
      • Conference Proceeding
        Closed Form Error Indicators for Plane Triangular Elements
        FEM in the Design Process, Proceedings of the Sixth World Congress on Finite Element Methods
        [Lawrence, KentL., Nambiar, RajivV., Bergmann, BradleyE.]. 140-146.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Optimum Design of Structures with Multiple Configurations with Frequency and Displacement Constraints
        Proceedings, AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC 31st Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference
        [Lawrence, KentL., Wang, B.P. , Chang, Y.K., Chen, T.Y.]. 378-384.

      1986
      • Conference Proceeding
        CAEBEL - A Computer-Aided Control System Synthesis and Analysis System
        Proceedings, IFAC/MACS International Symposium on Simulation of Control Systems
        [Lawrence, KentL., Hullender, D.A., Blackwell, C.C., Blackwell, A.L., Nisbet, J.K., Ku, C.C.]. 227-232. Vienna .
      • Conference Proceeding
        Quantifying Fracture Healing in the Human and in the Dog
        Proceedings, 8th Annual Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society Conference
        [Lawrence, KentL., Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W.]. 1551-1554. Fort Worth, Texas.

      1985
      • Conference Proceeding
        Optimum Design of Practical Truss Structures Using Linear Programming
        Proceedings, CAD/CAM, Robotics and Automation Institute and Conference
        [Lawrence, KentL., Ko, Fung Tai, Wang, Bo ping].

      1984
      • Conference Proceeding
        CLINICAL FRACTURE HEALING ASSESSMENT BY MECHANICAL RESONANCE.
        Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology-Proceedings
        [Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W., Tencer, A.F., Lawrence, KentL]. "Alliance for Engineering in Medicine & Biology".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Damage assessment based on the structural frequency response function
        Joint Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Oahu and Maui, HI
        [Springer, W.T., Lawrence, KentL, Lawley, T.J.]. 365-370.
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Simplified Model for the Damaged Segment of a Longitudinally Vibrating Uniform Beam
        Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Mathematical Modeling in Science & Technology
        [Lawrence, KentL., Lawley, T.J., Springer, T.W.]. 585-588.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Quantification of Fracture Healing via Spectral Frequency Transfer Functions - in Vivo and in Vitro Assessment
        Proceedings, 30th Annual Orthopedic Research Society
        [Lawrence, KentL., Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W., Tencer, A.F.]. Atlanta, Georgia.

      1982
      • Conference Proceeding
        Vibration based NDE for structural components
        Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Los Angeles, CA
        [Springer, W.T., Lawrence, KentL, Lawley, T.J.]. 51-55.

      1981
      • Conference Proceeding
        Fracture Healing Assessment of Dog Radii by Means of the Structural Frequency Response Function
        Conference on Engineering in Medicine and Biology
        [Lawrence, KentL., Springer, W.T. ].
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Structural Integrity Monitoring Technique Based on the Structural Frequency Response Function
        AIAA 9th North Texas Mini Symposium
        [Lawrence, KentL., Springer, W.T.].

      1979
      • Conference Proceeding
        Simulation, Modeling, and Verification for Large Systems with Random Disturbances
        proceedings, Joint Automatic Controls Conference
        [Lawrence, KentL., Ebbesen, Lynn R.].

      1977
      • Conference Proceeding
        Axial Pulse Propagation in Finite, Non-uniform Bars
        proceedings 6th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics
        [Lawrence, KentL., Larson, C.E., Sandlin, NedH]. 449-450. Vancouver B. C.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Bending Pulse Propagation in Finite, Nonuniform Beams
        6th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics
        [Lawrence, KentL., Lawley, T.J.]. 119-120. Vancouver, B.C..
      • Conference Proceeding
        Simulation of Airborne Pointing Systems
        proceedings 5th AIAA North Texas Mini Symposium
        [Lawrence, KentL., Sebesta, H.R.].

      1975
      • Conference Proceeding
        Elastic Mechanism Dynamic Strain
        proceedings of Fourth World Congress on the Theory of Machines and Mechanisms
        [Lawrence, KentL., Alexander, R.M.]. New Castle .

      1973
      • Conference Proceeding
        Dynamic Strains in a Four Bar Mechanism
        Proceedings of the Third Applied Mechanism Conference
        [Alexander, RichardM., Lawrence, KentL].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Frictional Effects in Helicopter Vibration Isolation Systems
        presented at the 44th Shock and Vibration Symposium
        [Lawrence, KentL., Balke, Rod]. Abstracted in Naval Research Lab Shock and Vibration Information Center Bulletin.(44),

      1971
      • Conference Proceeding
        Axial Pulse Propagation in Finite Nonuniform Bars
        , Proceedings, Third Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics
        [Lawrence, KentL.].

      1997
      • Technical Report
        Network Distributed Finite Element Solution Methods
        Report to Raytheon-Texas Instruments Systems, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. Raytheon-Texas Instruments Systems.

      1995
      • Technical Report
        Collapsible Planar Polar Manipulator, Hardware Design and Control
        Report to Loral Vought Systems, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL., Shiakolas, PanayiotisS., Fernandez, Raul , Lowley, Tom J. ]. Loral Vought Systems.
      • Technical Report
        Quick Connect/Disconnect Coupler
        Report to Loral Vought Systems, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL., Sharpe, T.W., Shiakolas, Panayiotis S., Lawley, TomJ.]. Loral Vought Systems.
      • Technical Report
        Incomplete Cholesky Conjugate Gradient Methods for FEM Applications
        Report to Texas Instruments, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL.]. Texas Instruments.

      1993
      • Technical Report
        Iterative Solution Procedures for Finite Element Analysis
        Report to Texas Instruments, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL., Melkote, V.].
      • Technical Report
        Industrial Robot Research and Development - Progress Report for Phase I
        Report to Loral Vought Systems, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Shiakolas, S., Fernandez, Raul, Lawley, Tom J.]. Report to Loral Vought Systems, Inc. "Report to Loral Vought Systems, Inc".

      1992
      • Technical Report
        ALVIN_P-Material Nonlinear Analysis Program
        Report to Texas Instruments, Inc.
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Nambiar, Rajiv, Moetakef, Mohammad, Muthukrishnan, S.N.]. Report to Texas Instruments, Inc.. "Report to Texas Instruments, Inc.".

      1991
      • Technical Report
        ALVIN3D 1.0, Self Adaptive Solution of Three Dimensional Elasticity Problems
        , Report to Texas Instruments, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Nambiar, RajivV., Shiakolas, PanayiotisS.]. Report to Texas Instruments, Inc. "Texas Instruments, Inc".
      • Technical Report
        ALVIN 1.1, Self Adaptive Solution of Linear Plane Stress, Plane Strain, and Axisymmetric Elasticity Problems
        Texas Instruments Inc.
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Texas Instruments Inc.. "Texas Instruments Inc.".

      1985
      • Technical Report
        Structural Optimization
        Mechanical Engineering Department Research Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Texas Instruments Inc.. "Texas Instruments Inc.".
      • Technical Report
        HARM Casting PMS Structural Vibration Analysis
        Mechanical Engineering Research Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Wang, B.P., Walters, Bruce, Chen, T.Y.]. Texas Instruments Inc.. 43. "Texas Instruments Inc.".

      1984
      • Technical Report
        Optimum Design of Helicopter Structures
        Mechanical Engineering Department Research Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Wang, B.P., Chen, T.Y., Ko, Charles, Leininger, Jim]. Bell Helicopter/Textron Inc.. 24. "Bell Helicopter/Textron Inc.".

      1979
      • Technical Report
        Large Pointing System and Tracker Breadboard Test System Simulation Models
        Air Force Weapons Laboratory Technical Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Sebesta, H.R.]. Air Force Weapons Laboratory Technical Report. "Air Force Weapons Laboratory Technical Report".

      1977
      • Technical Report
        SEBAN-Spherical Elastomeric Bearing Analysis Program
        Report to Hydrarig, Inc.
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Hydrarig, Inc..

      1975
      • Technical Report
        Interlaminar Shear Stresses in a Layered Flexure
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.

      1973
      • Technical Report
        Frictional Effects in Focal Pylon Isolation Systems, L-6
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.
      • Technical Report
        Seismic Analysis for One-Bay and Two-Bay Cabinets
        Report to Static Products, Inc.
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Blackwell Jr., C. ]. Report to Static Products, Inc..

      1972
      • Technical Report
        Main Rotor Control System Response Analysis, L-4
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.

      1970
      • Technical Report
        Main Rotor Control System Response Analysis, L-5
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.

      1969
      • Technical Report
        Aeroelastic Rotor Response Study - Report No. 2
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.

      1966
      • Technical Report
        Transient Aeroelastic Rotor Response, L-1
        Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. Report to Bell Helicopter, Inc.

      1965
      • Technical Report
        Forced-Damped Response of a Fuselage-Wing System
        BHC Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. ]. BHC Report.

      1986
      • Law Review
        Quantifying Fracture Healing by Impulse Transfer Functions
        Rehabilitation R & D Progress Reports
        [Lawrence, KentL., Jones, R.E., Strauss, M.G., Bucholz, R.W.]. Rehabilitation R & D Progress Reports.

      1981
      • Study Guide
        APT System Forcing Functions and Structural Dynamics
        Air Force Weapons Lab Technical Report
        [Lawrence, KentL. , Springer, W.T.]. Final Report to Oklahoma State University. "Final Report to Oklahoma State University".

      1977
      • Textbook
        LPS Simulation Models
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Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jalal Sola, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Characterization of Crack Initiation Behavior Through Surface Profile Change
    • Present
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Nitish Sharma, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Comparison of Cross sectional Profiles for Side Impact Crash Structure in Passenger Vehicle
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Momen Mohammad Qasaimeh, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Stress Concentrations in Dented Plates
    • Nov 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Bastiaan van der Vossen, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      NON UPDATING METHODS FOR THE CHARACTERIZATION OF NONLINEAR STRESS - STRAIN AND DELAMINATION FRACTURE PROPERTIES OF FIBER REINFORCED COMPOSITES
    • Nov 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Richard Scott, Set to graduate this semester. (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      MINIMIZING STRUCTURAL JITTER IN OPTICAL SENSOR SYSTEMS USING PARAMETRIC DYNAMIC RESPONSE OPTIMIZATION
    • May 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Christopher Abrego, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      A TWO STAGE EVENT BASED DATA DRIVEN CONTROLLER FOR IMPROVED GRASPING OF AN ARTIFICIAL HAND
    • May 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      PAWARAT BOOTPAKDEETAM, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF FISCHER-TROPSCH SYNTHESIS WITH A MODIFIED CATALYST SUPPORT
    • May 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Cesar Aguirre, (Computer Science and Engineer)
      Construction Flange Connections
    • Apr 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Dilraj Singh, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      COMPARISON OF CARBON STEEL AND COMPOSITE SIDE WALL OF LIGHT RAIL VEHICLE BY FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS
    • Apr 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Godbole Chinmay, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS OF COMPOSITE WATER BUFFER DRUM
    • Apr 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Pradeep Ganesh, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      FEA OF CARBON COMPOSITE AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR STEEL (A992) IN CASE OF SQUARE OR RECTANGULAR HOLLOW CROSS-SECTIONS AS BEAMS AND COLUMNS
    • Apr 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Tejas Methre, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS OF COMPOSITE REACTOR PRESSURE VESSEL
    • Apr 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Samip Shah, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      COMPARISON OF STEEL AND COMPOSITE RAIL AXLE BY FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS
    • Jan 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Franck Tchafa, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      WIRELESS ANTENNA SENSORS FOR BOILER CONDITION MONITORING
    • 2017
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Vignesh Balasubramanian, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Sustainable methodology for the use of fuel cells in data centers
    • Dec 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Michael Henson, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      OPTIMIZATION OF AIRCRAFT TOW STEERED COMPOSITE WING STRUCTURES
    • Dec 2017
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      VAIBHAV GAIKWAD,
      AN INVISTIGATION OF TOPOLOGY OPTIMIZATION WITH COUPLED THERMO-STRUCTURAL LOADING FOR ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
    • Nov 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Behzad Yazdi,
      R OTORDYNAMIC PERFROMA NCE OF HYBRID AIR FOIL BEAR INGS WITH CONTROLLED HYDROSTAT IC INJECTION
    • Sept 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Bastiaan Van der Vossen, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      DEVELOPMENT OF ACCURATE PHYSICS-DRIVEN ANALYSIS TOOLS FOR THE CHARACTERIZATION OF MECHANICAL MATERIAL PROPERTIES FOR FIBER REINFORCED COMPOSITES
    • Apr 2017
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      SALMAN BAKHRAYBA, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      LOAD CARRYING CAPACITY MANAGEMENT OF COMPOUND ANISOTROPIC COMPOSITE RINGS UNDER EXTERNAL PRESSURE
    • Apr 2017
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Xingzhi Wang,
      THE PERFORMANCE OF QUADRILATERAL ELEMENT WITH ROTATIONAL DEGREES OF FREEDOM IN STATICS AND DYNAMICS ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION
    • Dec 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Thangavel Soundararaj, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      HOLE SIZE, LOCATION OPTIMIZATION IN A PLATE AND CYLINDRICAL SHELL FOR MINIMUM STRESS POINTS INTERFACING ANSYS AND MATLAB
    • Nov 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Vignesh Dakshnamoorthy, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Automated lattice optimization of hinge fitting with displacement constraint
    • Sept 2016
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Stanley Sifford, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      System health monitoring using multiple-model adaptive estimation techniques
    • May 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      PRANAV PHADTARE, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      COMPUTATIONAL STUDY OF DIFFERENTIAL CAPACITANCE - DOUBLE LAYER RELATIONSHIP IN A SUPERCAPACITOR
    • May 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      SUMANTH KRISHNAMURTHY, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      EXPERIMENTAL AND COMPUTATIONAL BOARD LEVEL RELIABILITY ASSESSMENT OF THICK BOARD QFN ASSEMBLIES UNDER POWER CYCLING
    • May 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Artik Patel, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Design Optimization of Pressure Vessel with Particular Design Considerations
    • Apr 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Kunchala Praveen, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      On-chip Liquid-liquid Extraction And Separation Using Digital Microfluidics
    • Apr 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Anirudh Srinivas, (Sociology and Anthropology)
      Fi nite Element Based Cross -­‐ Sectional Buckling Optimization for a Constant Area , Pinned -­‐ Pinned C omposite Column
    • Apr 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Anirudh Srinivas, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Finite Element Based Cross-Sectional Buckling Optimization for a Constant Area, Pinned-Pinned Composite Column
    • Apr 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      BRADY LOTZ, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • Apr 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Soham Umbrajkar, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Finite element based weight reduction subject to stability constraints for an airship composite duct
    • Dec 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      PRANAV PARIKH, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      SMART BED AND CONTACT IMPACT OF FLEXIBLE BODIES USING ENERGY COMPENSATION METHOD
    • Dec 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Mayuri Patil, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      The effect of material strain hardening on the buckling strength of a perforated plate under uniaxial loading
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Karthik Rajashekar,
      Impact Of Viscoelastic Material Characterization Of PCB's On Thermomechanical Properties Of QFN Thick Package Under Thermal Cycling
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Patil Dhanraj, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      CFD modeling and parametric study of vapor chambers as heat spreaders for high-power electronic devices
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      ABINAV SURESH, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      SEMI - ACTIVE SUSPENSION SYSTEM USING A MAGNETORHEOLOGICAL DAMPER
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      MANIKANTA JONNALAGADDA, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      TBI INDUCED RATE DEPENDENT VISCOELASTIC RESPONSE OF AXON: PREDICTIONS FROM A MATHEMATICAL MODEL
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      ABHISHEK URS, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      A ffect of device level modeling on system level thermal predictions
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      FRAMROZ BHARUCHA, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Computational analysis of I.T. rack under vibration load
    • Nov 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Devi Gorrepati, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      CFD BASED DESIGN AND MODELLING OF WIND FENCE TO MITIGATE HIGH-SPEED WIND LOADING ON A MODULAR DATA CENTER
    • Sept 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Christopher Hernandez, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Interactive Analysis of General Beam Configurations using Finite Element Methods and JavaScript
    • Aug 2015
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Sthanu Mahadev, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Analysis Of Thin-walled Cylindrical Composite Shell Structures Subject To Axial And Bending Loads
    • Aug 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Julia Cline, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Accurate three-dimensional characterization of the nonlinear material constitutive properties for laminated composite
    • Mar 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Bret Hauser, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Optimal design of a parallel beam system with elastic supports to minimize flexural response to harmonic loading using a combined optimization algorithm
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Abdelillah Rguig, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • July 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Saeed Reza Ghalambor, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Akinola AOladele, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Jwalant Vaishnav, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Ripan Vasani , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Shilpa Andam ,
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Shreyas Nagaraj ,
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Zain Kachwala , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Parnad Joshi , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Ranjan Ravi,
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Sandesh Buddaraju , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Matt Ledbetter,
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Dinesh Tadkapalli ,
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Emmanuel Fierro,
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Nikhil Talla,
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Rakesh Pandit , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 2012
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shiva Deshmukh, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Illustration of fundamentals of vibrations using computable document format
    • Jan 2012
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jadeep Panchal,
      Spur gear analysis using Mathcad
    • Jan 2012
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shiva Ramesh Deshmukh,
      Illustration of fundamentals of vibrations using computable document format
    • Jan 2012
      Other

      Masters - Thesis substitute or project
    • May 2011
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Rajkiran Muppavarapu , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Nonlinear finite element analysis of columns
    • Jan 2011
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Rajkiran Muppavarapu,
      Nonlinear finite element analysis of columns
    • Jan 2011
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Thana Chomtid,
      Analysis of laminated tubular structure under torsion
    • May 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Bhumil Diwanji , (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      wave propagation in truncated cones
    • May 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shurti Desphande, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Buckling and post buckling of structural components
    • May 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Co-Chair
      Jitesh Parambil, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Stress Analysis of Laminated Composite Beams with I-Section
    • May 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Co-Chair
      Murugan Sundaram Ramasamy, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Non linear Finite element analysis – Damage tolerance of dents in sheet metal
    • Feb 2010
      Other

      Masters - Thesis substitute or project
    • Jan 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Bhumil A. Diwanji,
      Axial wave propagation in truncated cones
    • Jan 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shruti Deshpande,
      Buckling and post buckling of structural components
    • Jan 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jitesh Parambil , Co-Advisor with Wen Chan
      Stress Analysis of Laminated Composite Beams with I-Section
    • Jan 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shreyash Patel,
      Finite element analysis of stresses in involute spur & helical gears
    • Jan 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Murugan Sundaram Ramasamy,
      Non linear Finite element analysis – Damage tolerance of dents in sheet metal
    • May 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Aditya Battin, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Finite element analysis of forging
    • Jan 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Joshua Ballard,
      Dynamic stress from transverse impact on flexural beams
    • Jan 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Aditya Ashok Battin,
      Finite element analysis of forging
    • Aug 2008
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Sara McCaslin,
      Development of a Family of Straight-Sided and Curve-Sided Hierarchical Tetrahedral Elements through the Fourth Order
    • May 2008
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Sara McCaslin, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Development of a Family of Straight-Sided and Curve-Sided Hierarchical Tetrahedral Elements through the Fourth Order
    • Jan 2008
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Bryan Mixon,
      The Development of a Finite Element Tool for the Calculation of Beam Cross Section Properties
    • Sept 2007
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Iyer Ganeshram, Co-advised
      Context Aware Inference System to Capture Design Rationale from Legacy CAD
    • May 2007
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Iyer Ganeshram, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Context Aware Inference System to Capture Design Rationale from Legacy CAD
    • Jan 2007
      Other
      Student supervison between 1997-2007.
      Masters - Thesis substitute or project
    • Jan 2007
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Mhaskar Nauman,
      Analysis and Optimization of a Crashworthy Helicopter Seat
    • Jan 2006
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Richard Scott,
      An Evaluation of Using Component Mode Synthesis for Structural Models
    • May 2005
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Alejandro Barbarin,
      Finite Element Analysis of a Coupled Field Problem Using MATLAB
    • Jan 2005
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Ajay Menon,
      Structural Optimization using ANSYS and Regulated Multiquadric Response Surface Model
    • May 2004
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jigar Pancholi,
      FEM Analysis of Buried Pre-Insulated Pipe
    • Jan 2004
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Rajul Saxena,
      Finite Element Analysis of Spur Gear Teeth
    • Dec 2003
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Alan Schiaffino, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Parallel Structural Optimization using an Evolutionary Approach
    • Dec 2000
      Supervised Teaching Activity
      Austin Kozman, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Characterization and Improvement of Temperature and Critical Dimension Uniformity In a Microlithography Cluster: An Analytical and Experimental Study,
    • Dec 2000
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Austin Jon Kozman,
      Characterization and Improvement of Temperature and Critical Dimension Uniformity In a Microlithography Cluster: An Analytical and Experimental Study
    • Aug 1999
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Sheel Ashok Gupte,
      Net Based Solution for Stress Analysis of Flat Plates
    • Aug 1998
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Thusnar S Desai,
      A Comparative Study of Two Parametric CAD Systems
    • Jan 1998
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Michael Seifert,
      Development and Implementation of a Java Framework for Distributed Technical Computing via the Internet
    • Jan 1998
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Vijay Tandra Sistla,
      Net-Based Solutions for Mechanical Engineering
    • Dec 1997
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Mahesh Mani,
      Network Distributed Finite Element Solution Methods
    • May 1997
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Parag R. Parkhi,
      Developing and Distributing Engineering Solutions using Java and the Internet
    • Jan 1997
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Chintamani Bodas,
      Modeling of Electromagnetic Fields Using Object Oriented Methods
    • Sept 1996
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Peter L Leboulluec, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
    • May 1996
      Supervisory Committee Chair
      Chandra SheKar Arun,
      A Modular Genetic Algorithm and It's Implementation in a Distributed Environment for Structural Optimization
    • May 1996
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Parkash Seshadri ,
    • May 1996
      Other
      Directed Student learning between 1994-1996
      Masters - Thesis substitute or project
    • Jan 1996
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Krishnaswami Bharath ,
      A Virtual Prototyping Environment for Robot Design Using a Genetic Algorithm
    • Jan 1996
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Balaji Muthusamy,
      Modeling and Analysis of a Finite Element System Using Object Oriented Techniques
    • Jan 1996
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Prakash Seshadri,
      Finite Element Visualiztion Using Object-Oriented Methodologies
    • Jan 1996
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Bhararth S. Krishnaswami,
      A Virtual Prototyping Environment for Robot Design Using a Genetic Algorithm
    • Aug 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shivakumar Sundaram,
      Graphical User Interfaces for Finite Element Analysis
    • May 1995
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Mohammad Moetakef, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Analysis of Structures with Embedded Piezoelectric Transducers by Three-Dimensional Finite Element Method
    • May 1995
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Soduk Lee, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Object Oriented h-, p- version Finite Element Analysis in Applications to Interlaminar Stress Distribution and Delamination in Composite Laminates
    • May 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Srininas Miriyala,
      Structural Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm in a Heterogeneous Distributed Computing Environment
    • May 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Raul Fernandez,
      Collapsible Planar Polar Manipulator
    • Jan 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Daniel Allen Beall,
      Analysis and Optimization of a Composite Heat Exchanger Panel using NASTRAN Finite Element Software and Taguchi Optimization Methods
    • Jan 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Shivakumar Sundaram,
      Graphical User Interfaces for Finite Element Analysis
    • Jan 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Srinivas Miriyala ,
      Structural Optimization using the Genetic Algorithm in a Hetrogeneous Distributed Computing Environment
    • Jan 1995
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Tofael Ahmed Khan,
      Object Oriented Finite Element Post-Processor
    • Jan 1995
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Soduk Lee,
      Object Oriented h-, p- version Finite Element Analysis in Applications to Interlaminar Stress Distribution and Delamination in Composite Laminates
    • Jan 1995
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Mohammad A. Moetakef,
      Analysis of Structures with Embedded Piezoelectric Transducers by Three-Dimensional Finite Element Method
    • May 1994
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Karl T. Schuetze,
      A Study of Adaptively Refined Finite Element Problems Using Higher Order Tetrahedra
    • May 1994
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Lorenzo Ravi D'Souza, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Finite Element Analysis Programming Using the Object Oriented Approach
    • Dec 1993
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Richard Knipe, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Closed Form Expressions for a Consistent Stress Material Nonlinear Finite Element
    • Dec 1993
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      S. N. Muthukrishnan, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Mesh Generation and Adaptive Refinement of Tetrahedral Meshes for Finite Element Method Applications
    • May 1993
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Balu Ramasubramaniam,
      Finite Element Solution of Thermal Conduction Problems using Non-Hierarchic Formulation
    • May 1993
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Sai-Ke Wang,
      The Stress Intensity Factor Computation from the Triangular Quarter-Point Element Displacements with the Automatic Mesh
    • May 1993
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      David Mark McSwiggen,
      A Study of Problems in Three Dimensional Elasticity using Linear Strain Tetrahedron Finite Elements
    • May 1993
      Other
      Student Supervison through 1977-1993
      Masters - Thesis substitute or project
    • Jan 1993
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Richard Lee Knipe,
      Closed Form Expressions for a Consistent Stress Material Nonlinear Finite Element
    • Jan 1993
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      S.N. Muthukrishnan,
      Mesh Generation and Adaptive Refinement of Tetrahedral Meshes for Finite Element Method Applications
    • Aug 1992
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Gregory Alan Baastian,
      Error Estimators for Isoparametric Plate Elements
    • Aug 1992
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Anand Srinivasan,
      Closed-Form Method for P-Convergence using Hierarchic Formulation
    • May 1992
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      P. S. Shiakolas, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Closed-Form Stiffness Matrices for Linear and Quadratic Strain Tetrahedron Finite Elements
    • May 1992
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Kumar S. Sathish,
      Iterative Solvers in Finite Element Analysis
    • Jan 1992
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      P.S. Shiakolas,
      Closed-Form Stiffness Matrices for Linear and Quadratic Strain Tetrahedron Finite Elements
    • Dec 1991
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jeffery Alexander Intrieri,
      Adaptivity and Error Estimation for the DKT Plate Bending Element
    • Aug 1991
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Vineet S. Hoshi,
      Automatic and Adaptive Refinement of Tetrahedral Finite Element Meshes
    • Dec 1990
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Stephen A. Shaw,
      The Effect of Element Geometry on Prediction of Die to Die Pad Stresses
    • Aug 1990
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Shoichi Watabe,
      Multiple Criteria Optimization of an Elevon Structure
    • Aug 1990
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Rajkumar S. Valera,
      Adaptive Remeshing in Finite Element Problems
    • May 1990
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Rajiv Nambiar, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Closed Form Expressions for Hierarchic Triangular and Tetrahedral Elements
    • May 1990
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Roy Rajan, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      A Functional Feature Based Finite Element Analysis System
    • May 1990
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      S. Srinvasan,
      Implementation of Crash Dynamics Program KRASH'85 on an Engineering Workstation
    • Jan 1990
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Roy K. Rajan,
      A Functional Feature Based Finite Element Analysis System
    • May 1989
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Barbara Gail Michael,
      Automation of the Fully Stressed Design Process using COSMOS/M on a Personal Computer
    • May 1989
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Timothy Carl Anderson,
      Evaluation of the Methodology Used in Analyzing Composite Ramp Sections
    • May 1989
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Kenneth L. Taylor,
      Development of a Fully Stressed Design Program for use with Finite Element Analysis of Beam and Shell Structures
    • Jan 1989
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Rajiv V. Nambiar,
      Closed Form Expressions for Hierarchic Triangular and Tetrahedral Elements
    • Dec 1988
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Mark Strauss, (Bioengineering)
      An Investigation into the Use of Impact Resonant Frequency Measurements to Noninvasively Quantify Fracture Healing
    • Dec 1988
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Mark Gary Strauss,
      An Investigation into the Use of Impact Resonant Frequency Measurements to Noninvasively Quantify Fracture Healing
    • Aug 1988
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Raman P. Bhatia,
      An Interactive Graphic Finite Element Preprocessor Incorporating Automatic Mesh Generation
    • May 1987
      Supervised Teaching Activity
      Mehrdad Afsharkateb,
      Microcomputer Simulation of Milling and Drilling
    • May 1986
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Joseph Charles Lajoie,
      An Introduction to a Mathematical Model to Simulate Ground Vehicle Handling Characteristics
    • May 1986
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Steven Edward Ross,
      Stress and Fatigue of Interlocking Nails in Distal Femoral Shaft Fractures
    • Aug 1985
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Bruce Walters,
      A Micro-Computer Based Expert System for Robot Arm Selection
    • May 1984
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      William Springer, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      Vibration Based Nondestructive Evaluation Methods
    • May 1984
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      W.T. Springer,
      Vibration Based Nondestructive Evaluation Methods
    • May 1983
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      C.H Po,
      Fatigue Analysis of Oil Well Tools Due to Random Transport Vibrations
    • May 1983
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Glenn Ary,
      Computer Aided Mechanical Design
    • May 1983
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      J.C. Lin,
      Minimum Weight Design of Three-Dimensionally Loaded, Multi-Span Shafts Under Strength Constraints
    • May 1982
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Hormozd Zarefar,
      An Investigation of the Thermal Stress Cracking of the Single Crystal Silicon Devices
    • May 1982
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      John-Yeong Chieu,
      Nonlinear Deformation of Rubber-Like Material by Incremental Finite Element Method
    • Aug 1981
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      W. Lee,
      Study of Metallic Pins Used in External Fixation Devices
    • Aug 1981
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      R. Wang,
      Study of Metallic Pins Used in External Fixation Devices
    • Aug 1980
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Greg G. Mooty,
      An Experimental Study of the Mechanism of Friction Feeding Paper
    • May 1980
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Harry Duke Edmiston,
      An Investigation of End Dump Semi-Trailer Stability in the Raised Position Using Energy Principles
    • May 1980
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      M.E. Schneider,
      Modal Parameter Identification from Measured Structural Transfer Function Data
    • Jan 1979
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      H.Y. Chen,
      Structural Response Transfer Functions
    • Aug 1978
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Charles L. Baskin,
      Finite Element Analysis of Structural Castings
    • May 1978
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Eric Nicholson,
      Automated Spur and Helical Gear Design
    • May 1978
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      L.K. Ho,
      Bending Pulse Propagation in Non-Uniform Beams
    • Aug 1977
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      David Amil,
      Incorporation of Structural Dynamics Effects in Control System Analysis
    • May 1977
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      J.C. Chuang,
      Dimensional Analysis of Electromechanical Systems
    • May 1976
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      David Noel Jones,
      Modal Analysis of Elastic Four-Bar Mechanisms
    • Aug 1975
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      R.M. Alexander,
      An Experimental and Analytical Investigation of the Dynamic Response of an Elastic Mechanism
    • July 1975
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Richard Alexander, (Mech and Aero Engineering)
      An Experimental and Analytical Investigation of the Dynamic Response of an Elastic Mechanism
    • May 1975
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Theodore John Trept Jr.,
      The Effect of Aerodynamic Twist on Helicopter Rotor Performance in Forward Flight
    • May 1972
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      S.R. Mouer,
      Flexibility and Stiffness Matrices of a Pretwisted Beam
    • May 1971
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Ronald E. Ott,
      Divergence of Cantilevered and Pinned Helicopter Rotor Blades
    • May 1971
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      J.R. Brooks,
      Finite Element Analysis of Beams with Variable Midplane Force
    • Aug 1970
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Ned H. Sandlin,
      Numerical Calculation of Longitudinal Pulse Propagation in Rods
    • May 1970
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Charles E. Larson,
      Axial Wave Propagation in Bars with Variable Cross Section Area Using Modal Analysis
    • May 1969
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Arthur Gravley,
      A Series Solution to the Twisted Beam Governing Equations
    • May 1969
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      James D. Cronkhite,
      Comparison of the Digital Computer Automation of the Matrix Force and Displacement Methods
    • May 1968
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      David Shull,
      A Comparison of the Response of a Rotor due to Steady and Unsteady Aerodynamics
    • Jan 1968
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Walter O. Sonneborn,
      Development and Application of the Consistent Mass Matrix for a Rotating Twisted Beam

Courses

      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5300-314 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112148)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5311-003 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5311-900 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5311-003 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5311-900 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6397-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 6297-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 6397-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806 | Xlist Coursepre: ae | Xlist Coursenum: 6310)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • AE 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6297-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 6397-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • AE 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 101930)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ME 5311-001 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ME 5311-002 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103405)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • AE 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ME 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5300-015 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112148)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ME 6310-002 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5367-015 AIRCRAFT/SPACE VEHICLE DSGN
        (Course Id: 110744)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • AE 5391-015 ADV STUDIES AEROSPACE ENGR
        (Course Id: 101980)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • AE 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103460)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • AE 5191-015 ADV STUDIES AEROSPACE ENGR
        (Course Id: 101918)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 6397-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • AE 5391-015 ADV STUDIES AEROSPACE ENGR
        (Course Id: 101980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • AE 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • MAE 4344-002 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • AE 5391-015 ADV STUDIES AEROSPACE ENGR
        (Course Id: 101980)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ME 6310-001 ADVANCED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
        (Course Id: 111806)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 6397-015 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103460)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 5319-001 ADV FINITE ELEMENT METHODS
        (Course Id: 103413)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103460)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 5319-001 ADV FINITE ELEMENT METHODS
        (Course Id: 103413)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 5391-015 ADV STUDIES MECH ENGR
        (Course Id: 103457)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 6196-015 MECHANICAL ENGR INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 110864)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • AE 6297-015 RESEARCH AEROSPACE ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 101985)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • AE 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101981)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • AE 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ME 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103460)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • MAE 3316-001 AEROSPACE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103637)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • MAE 4344-001 COMPUTER-AIDED ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103682)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • MAE 4314-001 MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS
        (Course Id: 103666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • MAE 4391-015 SPEC PROB MECH & AERO ENGR
        (Course Id: 103689)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • AE 5398-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101981)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ME 5698-015 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103461)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 1995 to  Present Task Force Chair
      Mechanical Engineering Scholarship and Awards Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Chairperson
      Faculty search committee; Chair Search committee.
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Geology Chairman Search Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Graduate Advisor
      Graduate Advisor, Aerospace Engineering
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Graduate Advisor
      Graduate Advisor, Engineering Mechanics
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Graduate Advisor
      Graduate Advisor, Mechanical Engineering
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Not Specified
      Graduate Council
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Chairperson
      Graduate Degree Plan Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Chairperson
      Graduate Research Conference in Applied Mechanics
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Chairperson
      I.E. Chairman Search Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Not Specified
      I.E. Graduate Studies Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Long Range Planning Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Not Specified
      M.E. Graduate Studies Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Chairperson
      Mechanics of Materials Laboratory Study
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Member Graduate Assembly
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Member Graduate Faculty
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Task Force Chair
      Member Service Learning Advisory Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Membership Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Organized Research Fund Advisory Committee
    • Jan Unknown to  Present Committee Member
      Scholastic Standards Committee
    • Sept 1990 to  Aug 1994 Chairperson
      Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • Jan 1992 to  Jan 1994 Chairperson
      Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • Jan 1990 to  Jan 1994 Chairperson
      Chair
    • Jan 1991 to  Jan 1992 Chairperson
      Department of Mechanical Engineering
    • Sept 1980 to  Aug 1990 Graduate Advisor
      Mechanical Engineering
    • Jan 1968 to  Jan 1989 Speaker
      EIT Dynamics Refresher Course Lecturer
    • Aug 1980 to  Aug 1985 Task Force Member
      C.S. Graduate Studies Committee
    • Sept 1979 to  Aug 1984 Chairperson
      Department of Mechanical Engineering
    • Jan 1980 to  Jan 1984 Committee Member
      Organized Research Committee Proposal Review Committee & Sub-Committees
    • Sept 1980 to  May 1983 Faculty Advisor
      Pi Tau Sigma
    • Sept 1978 to  Aug 1982 Faculty Advisor
      Tau Beta Pi
    • Jan 1982 to  Jan 1982 Chairperson
      Dean's Task Group on Engineering Science
    • Sept 1980 to  Aug 1981 Dean
      Dean of Engineering Search Committee
    • Sept 1977 to  Aug 1980 Counseling Coordinator
      Undergraduate Preregistration Counseling Coordinator
    • Jan 1974 to  Aug 1975 Chairperson
      ECPD Report Committee
    • Sept 1967 to  Aug 1975 Faculty Advisor
      Phi Delta Theta
    • Jan 1968 to  May 1972 Task Force Chair
      E.M. Graduate Studies Committee
    • Jan 1967 to  Jan 1972 Faculty Advisor
      American Helicopter Society
    • Sept 1970 to  Aug 1971 Committee Member
      Self-Study Research Committee

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 1987 to  Present
      Reviewer, Book
      Elsevier Publishers
    • Jan 1987 to  Present
      Reviewer, Book
      John Wiley & Sons Publishers
    • Jan 1987 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
    • Jan 1985 to  Present
      Reviewer, Book
      Marcel Dekker, Inc., Publisher
    • Sept 1980 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computers & Structures
    • Jan 1980 to  Present
      Member
      Tau Beta Pi
    • Jan 1975 to  Present
      Reviewer, Textbook
      PWS Publishers
    • Jan 1975 to  Present
      Member
      Pi Tau Sigma
    • Jan 1972 to  Present
      Reviewer, Textbook
      Prentice-Hall Publishing Company
    • Jan 1975 to  Jan 2012
      Member
      Registered Professional Engineer in Texas
    • Jan 1990 to  Mar 1995
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASME
    • Jan 1980 to  Jan 1990
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      International Journal of Solids & Structures
    • Jan 1987 to  Jan 1988
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASME, J. Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control
    • June 1984 to  July 1984
      Organizer (Salt Lake City, Utah, United States)
      ASEE Software demonstration and exchange session
    • Jan 1970 to  Jan 1983
      Representative and Host
      Southwest Mechanics Lecture Series representative and Institutional Host