Mechanics of Heterogeneous Metallic Materials
15 Sep 2021 | Contributor(s):: Zhang, Yin
Advisors: Ting Zhu, David L. McDowell, Olivier Pierron, Aaron Stebner, Min Zhou, Morris Y. WangOvercoming the strength-ductility tradeoff is a widely pursued goal in the materials community. In recent years, design, fabrication, and optimization of heterogeneous microstructures have been...
Impact-Initiated Combustion of Aluminum
07 Jan 2016 | Contributor(s):: Breidenich, Jennifer L.
Advisors: Naresh N. Thadhani, Thomas H. Sanders, Arun M. Gokhale, Sunil Dwivedi, Suhithi PeirisThis work focuses on understanding the impact-initiated combustion of aluminum powder compacts. Aluminum is typically one of the components of intermetallic-forming structural energetic materials...
Surfacelet-Based Heterogeneous Materials Modeling
27 Aug 2014 | Contributor(s):: Huang, Wei
Advisors: Yan Wang, Edmond Chow, Xiaoming Huo, David W. Rosen, Suresh K. SitaramanThe application of heterogeneous materials has become common in modern product design such as composites and porous media. Computational design tools for such materials, with higher complexity than the traditional...