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Dr Rassel Raihan

[Dr Md Rassel Raihan]

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Research Interests

Research Interests
 Manufacturing of multi-scale (micro-/nano-phased) and multifunctional heterogeneous structural composites
 3d image based multi-physics of nano-micro-structure of heterogeneous materials (e.g. polymer composite, ceramics in fuel cell and nuclear applications)
 Multi-physical and Data Driven predictive performance, multi-scale degradation mechanisms, durability and prognosis of heterogeneous material system, i.e., structural composite, SOFC fuel cell, Adhesive bond
 Synergy of structural, electromagnetic and thermal behavior of heterogeneous materials systems
 Adhesion, degradation mechanisms and durability in joints and interfaces.
 Manufacturing and Application of Electrospun Multi-functional fibers and mats

Research Keywords

Research Keywords
Damage, Composites, SOFC, Multi-functional composites, Data Driven Prognosis

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Material Science, Engineering Statics, Solid Mechanics, Introduction to Composite Materials, Experimental Characterization of Advanced Composite Materials

Biography

Biography

Rassel Raihan, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) Department. Prior joining MAE department, he was a Research Engineer III for Institute of Predictive Performance Methodologies (IPPM) at University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute (UTARI). His research focuses on the damage and life prediction of heterogeneous materials, Adhesively Bonded Joints and Multifunctional Composites. Dr. Raihan was in University of South Carolina as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in HeteroFoam Center. He obtained his PhD in August 2014 and Master of Engineering in December 2012 from University of South Carolina in Mechanical Engineering. He finished B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in 2007.

Education

Education

    • 2014 PhD in Mechanical Engineering
      University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, 2014
    • 2012 MS in Mechanical Engineering
      University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, 2012
    • 2007 BS in Mechanical Engineering
      Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh , 2007

Appointments

Appointments

    • Apr 2015 to Aug 2019 Research Engineer III
      UTARI, UTA (Fort Worth, TX, United States)
    • Nov 2014 to Mar 2015 Post Doctoral Fellow
      Mechanical Engineering , University of South Carolina (Columbia, SC, United States)

Memberships

    • May 2015 to Present Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)

Awards and Honors

    • May  2019 Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) Young Professionals Emerging Leadership Award sponsored by Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)

News Articles

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

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    • May 2019 to May 2022 Modeling for Affordable, Sustainable Composites (MASC) sponsored by  -  $2300000
      (Funded)

Publications


      2019
      • Journal Article
        Identification of Current Material State in Composites using a Dielectric State Variable
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Shaik, Rauhon, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Iarve, Endel]. Composites. Part A, Applied Science and Manufacturing. 105494. "Elsevier".

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Detection and prediction of defects in composite materials using di-electric characterization and neural networks
        [Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Nandini, Aishwarya, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. "Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)".
      • Journal Article
        Dielectric property investigation of degraded pre-preg and performance prediction of the final composite part
        [Nandini, Aishwarya, Shute, Nina, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. "Society of the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)".

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Critical path-driven property and performance transitions in heterogeneous microstructures
        [Reifsnider, Kenneth, Rabbi, Fazle, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Brinkman, Kyle]. Journal of Materials Science. 52(9), 4796--4809. "Springer US".
      • Journal Article
        Multiphysics based simulation of damage progression in composites
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. 8(05), 389. "Scientific Research Publishing".
      • Journal Article
        Quality assessment of adhesive bond based on dielectric properties
        [Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Banerjee, PriyanshuKumar, Dave, Chaitanya, Mahmood, Anik, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. "Society of the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)".

      2016
      • Journal Article
        52. Predicting Material State Change Using Dielectric Response Study
        [VADLAMUDI, VAMSEE, RAIHAN, RASSEL, REIFSNIDER, KENNETH].
      • Journal Article
        Dielectric Assessment of Composite Damage States
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. "Society of the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)".
      • Journal Article
        Heterogeneous fracture mechanics for multi-defect analysis
        [Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, MDRassel, Vadlamudi, Vamsee]. Composite Structures. 156, 20--28. "Elsevier".
      • Journal Article
        Performance and Strength Prediction of Composite Materials Based on Dielectric Property Investigation
        [Raihan, Rassel, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Rabbi, Fazle, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. "Society of the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)".

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Composite materials damage modeling based on dielectric properties
        [Raihan, Rassel, Rabbi, Fazle, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. 6(11), 1033. "Scientific Research Publishing".
      • Journal Article
        Dielectric signatures and interpretive analysis for changes of state in composite materials
        [Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Cacuci, Dan, Liu, Qianlong]. 95(10), 1037--1045.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Dielectric properties of composite materials during damage accumulation and fracture
        [Raihan, Md, others].
      • Journal Article
        Meso-design of heterogeneous dielectric material systems: Structure property relationships
        [Baker, Jeffrey, Adkins, JonMichael, Rabbi, Fazle, Liu, Qianlong, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, Rassel]. Journal of Advanced Dielectrics. 4(02), 1450008. "The Authors".
      • Journal Article
        Nano-Mechanics foundations and experimental methodologies for multiphysics prognosis of functional behaviour in heterogeneous functional materials (HeteroFoaM)
        [Raihan, R, Liu, Q, Reifsnider, KL, Rabbi, F]. 10, 285--293. "Elsevier".
      • Journal Article
        Relationship of dielectric property change to composite material state degradation
        [Raihan, Rassel, Adkins, Jon-Michael, Baker, Jeffrey, Rabbi, Fazle, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. Composites Science and Technology. 105, 160--165. "Elsevier".

      2013
      • Journal Article
        A Dielectric Spectroscopy Method of Directly Assessing Composite Micro-State Evolution During Manufacturing and Deformation
        [Raihan, R, Reifsnider, K, Rabbi, F, Baker, J, Adkins, JM, Liu, Q].
      • Journal Article
        Rational durability design of heterogeneous functional materials: Some first principles
        [Reifsnider, KL, Raihan, R, Liu, Q]. 49(1), 21--34. "Springer US".

      2012
      • Journal Article
        Heterofoam: new concepts and tools for heterogeneous functional material design
        [Reifsnider, KL, Rabbi, F, Raihan, R, Liu, Q, Majumdar, P, Du, Y, Adkins, JM]. 236, 155--164. "John Wiley \& Sons, Inc. Hoboken, NJ, USA".

      2019
      • Conference Proceeding
        Damage precursor identification in composite laminates using data driven approach
        AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum
        [Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Md Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth]. 0401.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Effect Of Dielectric Inter-layer in Performance of Multifunctional Material In Mechanical, Thermal and Environmental Loading Conditions
        [Mazed, Rahman Jani , Shaik, Rauhon Ahmed , Pisal, Deepak, Vadlamudi, Vamsee , Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth ].
      • Conference Proceeding
        W. Design of Embedded Wireless Sensors for Real-Time and In-Situ Strain Sensing of Fiber Reinforced Composites
        [Qhobosheane, Relebohile G. , Islam, Sujjatul , Elenchenzhian, Muthu R.P. , Vadlamudi, Vamsee , Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth , Shen, Wen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Structural Health Monitoring of Fiber-Reinforced Composite Using Wireless Magnetostrictive Sensors
        [Islam, Sujjatul , Qhobosheane, Relebohile G. , Elenchenzhian, Muthu R.P., Vadlamudi, Vamsee , Raihan, Rassel , Reifsnider, Kenneth , Shen, Wen].

      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        DATA DRIVEN COMPOSITES: THE CHALLENGE AND PATHS FORWARDS
        [Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Effects of Build Parameters on the Mechanical and Di-Electrical Properties of AM parts
        [Munaganuru, SaiSri Nidhi, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Shaik, RauhonAhmed, Adluru, HariKishore, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Global Prediction of Discrete Local Damage Interactions Using Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Shaik, RauhonAhmed, Nandini, Aishwarya, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Iarve, Endel].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Molecular Dynamics for the Prediction of the Interfacial Shear Stress and Interface Dielectric Properties of Carbon Fiber Epoxy Composites
        [Chahal, Rajni, Adnan, Ashfaq, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, Rassel, Ting Wu, Yuan, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Morphological Study of Dispersion Phases in Heterogeneous Waste Form Materials for Efficient Nuclear Waste Containment
        TMS Annual Meeting \& Exhibition
        [Patel, K, Riaz, M, Rabbi, F, Raihan, R, Reifsnider, K]. 399--410.
      • Conference Proceeding
        State Variable Methods of Assessment, Prognosis, and Control of Composite and Bonded Structures
        [Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, Rassel, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu].
      • Conference Proceeding
        The role of uncertainty in machine learning as an element of control for material systems and structures
        ASME 2018 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference
        [Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Raihan, MdRassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Variability of Mechanical and Dielectric Properties in Testing Electrospun PAN Nanofiber Mat
        Proceedings of the American Society for Composites—Thirty-third Technical Conference
        [ISAAC, BLESSON, TAYLOR, ROBERT, REIFSNIDER, KENNETH, RAIHAN, RASSEL, ADNAN, ASHFAQ].

      2017
      • Conference Proceeding
        Electrospinning Approach for the Improvement of Mechanical and Shielding Properties of Nanofiber Mats
        Proceedings of the American Society for Composites—Thirty-second Technical Conference
        [ISAAC, BLESSON, TAYLOR, ROBERT, ADNAN, ASHFAQ, RAIHAN, RASSEL].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Predicting Adhesive Bond Performance Based on Initial Dielectric Properties
        [Banerjee, PriyanshuKumar, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Study of Defect Coalescence in Heterogeneous Material Systems using Broad Band Dielectric Spectroscopy.
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Banerjee, PriyanshuKumar, Raihan, Rassel, Reifsnider, Kenneth].

      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        Heterogeneous Fracture Mechanics Representations of the Effects of Defects from Manufacturing to End of Life
        [Vadlamudi, Vamsee, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, Rassel, Rabbi, Fazle].

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        Effect of Manufacturing on the Dielectric Properties of Composite Materials
        American Society of Composites-30th Technical Conference
        [Baker, Jeffrey, Haider, MohammadFaisal, Raihan, Rassel, REIFSNIDER, KENNETH].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Environmental Effects on the Dielectric Response of Composite Materials During Damage Development
        SAMPE Baltimore 2015
        [Raihan, Md, Baker, Jeffrey, Reifsnider, KL].

      2013
      • Conference Proceeding
        Generalized Compliance, A New Technique for Progressive Damage Analysis in Composite Materials
        The 19th International Conference on Composite Materials
        [Raihan, MR, Reifsnider, KL].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Study of Damage Evolution in Composite Materials Using 3D X-ray Microscope
        SAMPE 2013 conference
        [Majumdar, PrasunK, Reifsnider, KennethL, Raihan, MdR, Haider, MohammadFaisal]. 6--9.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Multiphysics analysis of mechanical and physical property changes during progressive damage of composite materials
        [REIFSNIDER, KENNETH, RAIHAN, RASSEL, LIU, QIANLONG].

      2012
      • Conference Proceeding
        Durability Methodologies for Material Systems
        ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference
        [Reifsnider, Kenneth, Raihan, Rassel, Majumdar, Prasun]. 1043--1050.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Effect of Porous Electrode Morphology on Broadband Dielectric Characteristics of SOFC and Methodologies for Analytical Predictions
        ASME 2011 9th International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology collocated with ASME 2011 5th International Conference on Energy Sustainability
        [Majumdar, Prasun, Raihan, Md, Reifsnider, Kenneth, Rabbi, Fazle]. 259--266.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Multi-Physics Functional Design of HeteroFoaM Nanomaterials for Energy Systems
        AIP Conference Proceedings
        [Reifsnider, Ken, Rabbi, Fazle, Raihan, Rassel].

      2018
      • Other
        Systems And Methods For Assessing The Quality Of Adhesive Bonds
        [Reifsnider, KennethL, Raihan, MdRassel, Elenchezhian, MuthuRam Prabhu, Banerjee, PriyanshuKumar, Dave, Chaitanya, Vadlamudi, Vamsee].

Courses

      • MAE 1312-002 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6397-005 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 6297-005 RESEARCH AEROSPACE ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 101985)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 1312-002 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 6397-005 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 103485)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020

Service to the Profession

    • Past to  May 2019
      Session Chair (Charlotte, North Carolina, United States)
      Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)
    • Past to  May 2018
      Session Chair (Long Beach, California, United States)
      Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)
    • Past to  June 2016
      Editor, Conference Proceedings (Arlington, Texas, United States)
      UTA
      Local organizer and Editor of DURACOSYS2016 (DURACOSYS 2016: 12th International Conference on Durability of Composite Systems) at University of Texas at Arlington

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • Past to  Nov 2017
      Program Organizer (Fort Worth, Texas, United States)
      UTA
      Organized a workshop on Composite Materials Manufacturing, Testing and Characterization for High School STEM students