Selected Publications

  • "Innovative Composite Structure Design for Blast Protection," SAE Technical Paper Series 07MV-6
  • "A Multi-Domain Topology Optimization Approach for Structural and Material Designs," ASME Journal for Applied Mechanics, Vol. 73, No.4, pp. 565-573.
  • "Prototyping and Experimental Verification of Optimum Designs Obtained from the Topology Optimization," Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Vol. 31, No. 5, pp. 333-343.
  • "A New Method of the Sequential Approximate Optimization for Structural Optimization Problems," Engineering Optimization, Vol. 25, pp. 231-253.
  • "Topological Optimization Technique for Free Vibration Problems," ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 62, pp. 200-207.
  • "Topological Design for Vibrating Structures," Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 121, pp. 259-280.
  • "Structural Topology and Shape Optimization for a Frequency Response Problem," Computational Mechanics, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 157-174.
  • "Improved Mode-Superposition Technique for Modal Frequency Response Analysis of Coupled Acoustic-Structural Systems," AIAA Journal, Vol. 29, No. 10, pp. 1720-1726.
  • "Sensitivity Analysis Methods for Coupled Acoustic-Structural Systems, Part 1: Modal Sensitivities, Part 2: Direct Frequency Response and its Sensitivities," AIAA Journal, Vol. 29, No. 11, pp. 1787-1801.
  • "Nonlinear Analysis and Design Investigation of a Negative Poisson’s Ratio Material," Proc. of ASME 2007 IMECE, Nov. 2007, Seattle, IMECE07-43665.
  • "Development of a Blast and Fragment Model for Simulating Land Explosives," Proc. of ASME 2007 IMECE, Nov. 2007, Seattle, IMECE07- 43911.
  • "Designing an Innovative Composite Armor System for Affordable Ballistic Protection," 25th Army Science Conference, November 27-30, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  • "Function-Oriented Material Design for Innovative Composite Structures against Land Explosives," 25th Army Science Conference, November 27-30, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  • "Function-Oriented Fastener Design for Composite Armor under Ballistic Impact," 21st Annual Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites, Dearborn, Michigan, September 17-20, 2006.
  • "Advanced Grid-Stiffened Structure Design Using Topology Optimization," Proceedings of 37th International SAMPE Technical Conference, Seattle, WA, October 31 – November 3, 2005.