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Solid Mechanics and Materials

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Ryan Elliott

Ryan S. ElliottRyan Elliott
Associate Professor

Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering and Scientific Computing, University of Michigan


Research Areas:
-Martensitic phase transformations
-Shape memory alloys
-Atomistic materials simulation
-Stability and bifurcation
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Richard James

Richard D. James
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Research Areas:
-Thermodynamics of solids
-Phase transformations
-Micromagnetics
-Active materials, especially shape memory materials
-Multiscale mathematical methods
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Perry Leo

Perry H. Leo
Professor and Department Head
Ph.D. Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science Carnegie Mellon University


Research Areas:
-Phase transformations
-Micromechanics of defects in solids
-Biological materials
-Composites
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Tom Shield

Thomas W. Shield
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley


Research Areas:
-Experimental solid mechanics
-Mechanics of materials
-Single crystal plasticity
-Shape-memory and magnetostrictve materials
-Fracture mechanics
-Elasticity
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Ellad Tadmor

Ellad B.Tadmor
Professor
Ph.D., Solid Mechanics, Brown University


Research Areas:
-Connection between continuum theory and atomistic models
-The Quasicontinuum (QC) Method
-Peierls criterion for Deformation Twinning at Crack Tips
-Determination of Transition Paths using a Continuous Path Expansion
-Reliability of MEMS Devices
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Projects with web pages are listed below:

E. Tadmor

R. D. James

T. W. Shield


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