Affiliated Researchers: Mechanics

Affiliates are Penn Staters who have a connection to or an interest in the work of the Institutes of Energy and the Environment.

Displaying 51 search result(s) for Mechanics.

Yashar Mehmani


Assistant Professor, Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Kerogen, Porosity, Direct Numerical Simulation, Porous Materials, Multiscale Methods

Sulin Zhang


Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Lithiation, Carbon Nanotubes, Lithium-ion Batteries, Electric Batteries, Lithium

Philip J. Morris


Boeing/A. D. Welliver Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Acoustics, Nozzles, Noise Abatement, Aeroacoustics, Computational Aeroacoustics

John Mauro


Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Glass, Aluminosilicate Glass, Aluminosilicates, Glass Transition, Silicate Glass

Daniel Cosgrove


Eberly Family Chair Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Cell Wall, Expansins, Plant Cells, Cell Walls, Cucumis Sativus

Daniel Ciolkosz


Research Associate, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Top research keywords: Biomass, Wood, Lighting, Greenhouses, Debarking

Abu Asaduzzaman



Top research keywords: Adsorption, Atoms, Density Functional Theory, Electronic Properties, Electronic Property

Baiou Shi



Top research keywords: Spreading, Wetting, Simulation, Drop, Molecular Dynamics

Azar Eslam Panah


Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Division of Engineering, Business & Computing (Berks)
Top research keywords: Vortex Flow, Vorticity, Airfoils, Leading Edges, Vortices

Paris von Lockette


Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Elastomers, Elastomer, Students, Barium, Magnetic Fields

Sarah Zappe


Senior Research Associate, Leonhard Center
Top research keywords: Students, Teaching, Engineering, Engineering Education, Education

Darla Lindberg


Professor of Architecture, Architecture
Top research keywords: Farm To Fork, Glycemic Index, Public Policy, Poultry Housing, Video Games

Stefan Thynell


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Thermolysis, Decomposition, Propellants, Radiation, RDX

Saurabh Basu


Assistant Professor, Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Top research keywords: Microstructure, Machining, Strain, Plastic Deformation, Textures

Huanyu Cheng


Assistant Professor and Dorothy Quiggle Career Development Professor in Engineering, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Electronic Equipment, Mechanics, Graphene, Electronics, Skin

John Cimbala


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Neutron Radiography, Vortex Flow, Flow Visualization, Heat Pipes, Boundary Layers

Xiaojun "Lance" Lian


Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Top research keywords: Pluripotent Stem Cells, Stem Cells, Cardiac Myocytes, Catenins, Developmental

Kostas Papakonstantinou


Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Top research keywords: Markov Processes, Life Cycle, Inspection, Dynamic Programming, Partially Observable Markov Decision Process

Amin Mehrabian


Assistant Professor, Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Fluids, Porosity, Rocks, Pore Pressure, Poroelasticity

Derek Elsworth


Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Permeability, Coal, Shale, Rocks, Shales

Mark Miller


Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Wind Turbines, Reynolds Number, Turbulence, High Reynolds Number, Channel Flow

Christopher Kube


Assistant Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Ultrasonics, Polycrystals, Scattering, Waves, Attenuation

Brian Maicke


Associate Professor, School of Science, Engineering & Technology (Harrisburg)
Top research keywords: Mach Number, Vortex Flow, Rocket Engines, Rocket Nozzles, Nozzles

Alok Sinha


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Rotors, Sliding Mode Control, Statistics, Friction, Flexible Structures

Dahi Taleghani Arash


Associate Professor, Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Cements, Hydraulic Fracturing, Hydraulics, Fluids, Proppants

Hamid Emami


Assistant Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Shale Gas, Oils, Porous Materials, Aquifers, Recovery

Timothy Tighe


Research Associate, Materials Characterization Lab
Top research keywords: Self Assembled Monolayers, Monolayers, Self Assembled Monolayer, Atoms, Monolayer

David Hughes


Associate Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Ants, Formicidae, Parasites, Ophiocordyceps, Ant

Shimin Liu


Associate Professor and Joseph Kreutzberger Early Career Professorship, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Coal, Coal Bed Methane, Sorption, Shale, Methane

Reginald Hamilton


Associate Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Shape Memory Effect, Shape Memory Alloys, Hysteresis, Alloy, Single Crystals

Adri van Duin


Professor and Kenneth Kuan-Yuo Kuo Early Career Professorship, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Molecular Dynamics, Field Theory (physics), Simulation, Force, Computer Simulation

Kenneth Brentner


Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Acoustics, Rotors, Aeroacoustics, Helicopters, Helicopter Rotors

Akhlesh Lakhtakia


Evan Pugh University Professor and Charles G. Binder Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Thin Films, Surface Plasmons, Plane Wave, Dielectric Material, Wave

Andrea Argüelles


Assistant Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Ultrasonics, Polycrystals, Attenuation, Transducers, Scattering

Osama Awadelkarim


Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Oxides, Polysilicon, Silicon, Plasmas, Substrates

Daniel Haworth


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Flame, Turbulence, Radiation, Probability Density Function, Soot

Albert Segall


Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Hot Temperature, Wear, Temperature, Thermal Shock, Coatings

Hannah Wiseman


Professor in Law Faculty, Penn State Law (University Park)
Top research keywords: Energy, Governance, Federalism, Regulation, Oil Spill

Melik Demirel


Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Proteins, Liquid Film, Protein, Thin Films, Polymers

Kristen Fichthorn


Merrell R. Fenske Professor, Chemical Engineering
Top research keywords: Molecular Dynamics, Simulation, Nanocrystals, Surface, Density Functional Theory