Nov. 21, 2019—Lecture Title: Multiscale Approach to Progressive Damage Analysis in Composite Materials – New Developments Location: NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA. Abstract: Concurrent multiscale modeling approaches (e.g., computational homogenization) offer a promising path to achieving the desired predictive capability in progressive damage analysis and failure response of composite materials and structures. Unfortunately, since their inception,...
Nov. 18, 2019—Caglar Oskay will deliver a Conference Keynote Lecture at the 2nd International Conference on Nanotechnology of Cement and Concrete (2NCC20) to be held on May 20-21, 2020 in Irvine, CA.” Caglar Oskay will deliver this lecture in his capacity as the NSF Program Director.
Nov. 14, 2019—Ido presented his research at the ASME IMECE Congress held in Salt Lake City, UT held between November 8-14, 2019. The title of Ido’s presentation was: “A Multiscale Fiber Kinking Model for Carbon-Fiber Composites Under Compression”
Nov. 1, 2019—Title: Stochastic Multiscale Fatigue Life Prediction Framework for Next Generation Durability and Damage Tolerance Research Team : MCML Source of Support : National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) – Early Stage Innovations (ESI) Program. Synopsis: Structural failure due to fatigue loading remains to be a tremendous concern for air- and spacecraft that operate in extremely...
Sep. 25, 2019—Caglar Oskay will deliver a Plenary Lecture at the 2020 International Conference of Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI 2020-IC) to be held on April 5-8, 2020 in Durham, UK.”
Sep. 4, 2019—Title: Modeling Compression-After-Impact Response of Aerospace Composites with Enhanced Interfaces Research Team : MCML Source of Support : Air Force Research Laboratory Synopsis: CAI strength of composites is a very important design limiter in aerospace structures. Even moderate to low energy impact events induce damage in the composite structure, and significantly alter the residual compressive...
Sep. 3, 2019—Caglar Oskay will serve as a rotator Program Director of the Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI) Program within the Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI) division of the National Science Foundation.
Jul. 30, 2019—Caglar Oskay delivered a Semi-Plenary Lecture at the U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics to be held on July 28-August 1, 2019 in Austin, TX. The title of his lecture was: “Multiscale Methods for Unraveling Unique Dynamic Behavior of Architected Materials”
Xiaoyu Zhang presented his research at the US Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM15) – 07/29/2019
Jul. 29, 2019—Xiaoyu presented his research at the USNCCM conference held in Austin, TX on July 29-August 1, 2019. The title of Xiaoyu’s presentation was: “Sensitivity Analysis and Variability Assessment of the Dynamic Response of Polycrystalline Energetic Materials subjected to Impact Loading”
Jun. 21, 2019—Zimu presented his research at the EMI conference held in Pasadena, Ca on June 19-22, 2019. The title of Zimu’s presentation was: “Multiscale Discrete Damage Theory for Failure Prediction of Heterogeneous Materials ”