Affiliated Researchers: Mechanics

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

Displaying 59 search result(s) for Mechanics.

Stefan Thynell


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

Yashar Mehmani


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

Daniel Cosgrove


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

Philip J. Morris


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

Azar Eslam Panah


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

Richard Alley


Evan Pugh University Professor, Geosciences
Top research keywords: Ice, Ice Stream, Ice Sheet, Antarctica, Ice Core

Jing Du


Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Bone, Implant, Strain, Tooth, Bone And Bones

Joseph Najem


Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Memristors, Lipid Bilayers, Ionic Polymer, Ions, Plastic Property

Abu Asaduzzaman



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

Baiou Shi



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

Darla Lindberg


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

Sarah Zappe


Associate Research Professor, Leonhard Center for the Enhancement of Engineering Education
Top research keywords: Students, Teaching, Engineering, Engineering Education, Education

Sulin Zhang


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

John Cimbala


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

Saurabh Basu


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

Huanyu "Larry" Cheng


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

Amin Mehrabian


Associate Professor, Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Fluids, Rocks, Geomechanics, Porosity, Shale

Gordon Warn


Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Top research keywords: Structural Frames, Design, Bridge Decks, Earthquakes, Concrete Bridges

Derek Elsworth


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

Kostas Papakonstantinou


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

Brian Maicke


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

Jacqueline O'Connor


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Combustors, Flames, Flame, Soot, Nozzles

Margaret Byron


Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Turbulence, Isotropic Turbulence, Reynolds Number, Refractive Index, Hydrogel

Mark Miller


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

Allison Beese


Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: 3D Printers, Austenitic Stainless Steel, Additive, Powders, Lasers

Yang Yang


Assistant Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Ion Beams, Radiation, Ions, Radiation Damage, Ion Beam

Christopher Kube


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

Akhlesh Lakhtakia


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

Ryan Harne


Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Energy Harvesting, Harvesters, Vibration, Metamaterials, Energy

Ali Memari


Professor and Bernard and Henrietta Hankin Chair in Residential Building Construction, Architectural Engineering
Top research keywords: Sealants, Glass, Earthquakes, Mockups, Curtain

Alok Sinha


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

Timothy Tighe


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

Aleksandra Radlinska


Hartz Family Career Development Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Top research keywords: Slags, Concretes, Slag, Portland Cement, Drying

Hamid Emami-Meybodi


Associate Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Shale, Oils, Shale Gas, Surface Diffusion, Sorption

Chris Marone


Professor, Geosciences
Top research keywords: Slip, Earthquakes, Fault Gouge, Shear, Friction

Shimin Liu


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

Reginald Hamilton


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

Nathan Keim


Associate Research Professor, Physics
Top research keywords: Fluid, Fluids, Shear, Rheology, Propulsion

Kenneth Brentner


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

Hannah Wiseman


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