Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
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Thomas W. Shield
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

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Thomas W. Shield 

Degrees

B.S., Engineering Mechanics, University of Illinois -Urbana/Champaign, May 1983.
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, December 1984.
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, May 1988.

Experience

2004 - Present, Professor
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota
1996 - 2004, Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota
1990 - 1996, Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota
1988 - 1990, Research Associate
University of Illinois and Brown University
1983 - 1988, Research Assistant
University of California at Berkeley

Recent publications

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All Publications by T. W. Shield

Scientific and Professional Societies

American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Member.
American Academy of Mechanics.
Society for Experimental Mechanics.

Honors and Awards

University of Minnesota's McKnight Land-Grant Professorship, 1992-94.
NSF National Young Investigator Award, 1992-1997.

Current Courses

Undergraduate
AEM 4602W -- Aeromechanics Laboratory

Subjects and Courses Taught

Undergraduate
AEM 3031 -- Deformable Body Mechanics
AEM 3100 -- Software Applications in AEM
AEM 4495 -- Aerospace Systems Problems
AEM 4501 -- Aerospace Structures
AEM 4595 -- Problems in Mechanics and Materials
AEM 4601 -- Instrumentation Laboratory
AEM 4602W -- Aeromechanics Laboratory
Graduate
AEM 5501 -- Continuum Mechanics
AEM 5503 -- Theory of Elasticity
AEM 8000 -- Seminar: Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
AEM 8295 -- Selected Topics in Fluid Mechanics
AEM 8500 -- Research Seminar in Mechanics of Materials
AEM 8523 -- Elastodynamics
AEM 8533 -- Theory of Plasticity
AEM 8880 -- Plan B Project

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