# Current Research Presentations

*Do you need a PDF/Acrobat viewer, PowerPoint viewer, movie-animation viewer or WinZip application? Click here...## Prof Ryan S. Elliott

**First Principles Modeling of Phase Transformations in Materials**

This is a presentation from the AEM seminar in 2008 which gives a brief overview of the research currently being conducted by Professor Elliott's group. PDF (2.6MB)**Equilibrium Path-following, Bifurcation, and Stability Techniques for Studying Temperature-Induced and Stress-Induced Martensitic Transformations in Crystalline Shape Memory Alloys**

This presentation shows details of Prof. Elliott's current and past research PDF (3.3MB)

**Stability and Elastic Properties of the Stress-Free B2 Crystal for the Morse Pair-Potential Model**This is a short presentation given at the ASME congress in Seattle, WA November 2007 discussing work done by Venkata Guthikonda PDF (3.0MB)

**A Quasicontinuum for Multilattice Crystals Exhibiting Phase Transformations**This is a short presentation describing work on the "quasicontinuum/cascading Cauchy-Born kinematics" method. Joint work with Ellad Tadmor. PDF (1.1MB)

## Prof Richard D James

**Lessons on Structure from the Structure of Viruses, Penrose Lecture. **

A lecture given in honor of Russell J. Penrose
in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics. HTML (audio-synced slideshow)

**New Materials from Mathematics: Real and Imagined
** A lecture given
at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences on the
occasion of their 10th anniversary. PPT (13MB) PDF (5.2MB)

**A Way to Search for Interesting New Magnetic Materials with First Order Phase Transformations
** A lecture given in the Magnetics Seminar
in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University
of Minnesota. PPT (17.3MB) PDF (3.98MB)

**A Relation between Compatibility and Hysteresis and its Role in the Search for New Smart Materials.**

A lecture given on the Southern California Mechanics Tour. PPT (11.5MB) PDF (3.6MB)

**Deforming Films of Active Materials: New Concepts for Producing Motion at Small Scales (Using Applied Fields)
**A lecture given at Cornell University. PPT (3.49MB) PDF (6.29MB)

## Prof Daniel D Joseph

**Stress in Viscous Potential Flow**PDF (450kB).**Direct Numerical Simulation (DLM) of 1204 Spheres in a Slit Bed**PDF (1.5MB).- Fluidization V = 4 animation slide 6 (10MB, AVI format).
- Fluidization V = 4.5 animation slide 7 (8.8MB, AVI format).
- Blowout animation slide 9 (9.9MB, AVI format).
**Slip Velocity, Lift and Correlations**PDF (1.3MB).

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