Modeling & control of vibrations & acoustics, smart structures & materials, stuctural health monitoring and sustainable energy.
Modal Analysis, Analytical and Experimental Structural Dynamics
Composite Materials, Nanomanufacturing.
Aerodynamics, Wind Tunnel Testing, Thermofluids
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Sports Engineering, Finite Element Modeling
Sustainable housing and community economic development
Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Radar NDE, Structural Engineering, Concrete Materials, Structural Stability Dielectric Measurement and Modeling of Materials
Mathematical modeling, fluid mechanics
Climate variability and change
Experimental Mechanics of Baseball Bats & Other Sports Equipment, Composite Materials, High-Speed Imaging, Laboratory Setup & Management, Conference & Symposium Management, STEM Engagement in K-12
Materials science, self-healing materials, additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing) techniques
Structural health monitoring, diagnostics and prognostics, damage detection, structural dynamics, acoustics, signal processing, mechanical design and nonlinear dynamics
Materials Science and Engineering, Polymers and Composites
Materials preparation and structure/properties relationships in polymer nanocomposites, polymer crosslinking and network formation, pre-ceramic polymers, sol-gel chemistry and materials analysis (porosimetry, permeation testing, thermal analysis, x-ray diffraction & spectroscopic techniques)