Representative Publications

The following is a comprehensive list of all the PSED faculty and presentations.

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2016

Deng, J. and Chen, W., “Design for Structural Flexibility using Connected Morphable Components based Topology Optimization”, Special issue on structural topology optimization.  Science China Technological Sciences, 59 (6), June 2016.

A. Agrawal and A. Choudhary, “Perspective: Materials informatics and big data: Realization of the ‘fourth paradigm’ of science in materials science,” APL Materials, vol. 4, no. 053208, pp. 1–10, 2016.

Zhao, H., Li, X., Zhang, Yi., Schadler L.S., Chen, W., and Brinson, C., “NanoMine: A Material Genome Approach for Polymer Nanocomposites Analysis and Design”, APL Materials, 4, 053204, 2016.

Bostanabad, R., Chen, W., Apley, D., “Characterization and Reconstruction of 3D Stochastic Microstructures via Supervised Learning”, Journal of Microscopy, DOI: 10.1111/jmi.1244, published online, June 2016.

Hassinger, I., Li, X., Zhao, H., Xu, H., Li, Y., Krentz, T., Huang, Y., Schadler, L., Chen, W., and I., Brinson,  “Towards the Development of a Quantitative Tool for Predicting Dispersion of Nanocomposites Under Non-Equilibrium Processing Conditions", Journal of Materials Science, 51(9), 2016.

Y Li, S Tang, M Kröger, WK. Liu. “Molecular simulation guided constitutive modeling on finite strain viscoelasticity of elastomers,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 2016, 88:204–226.

Moore, JA., Frankel, D., Prasannavenkatesan, R., Domel, AG., Olson, GB., Liu, WK., “A crystal plasticity-based study of the relationship between microstructure and ultra-high-cycle fatigue life in nicket titanium alloys,” International Journal of Fatigue, 91, (2016), 183-194.

J. Smith, W. Xiong, W. Yan, S. Lin, P. Cheng, OL. Kafka, GJ. Wagner, J. Cao, WK. Liu, “Linking Process, Structure, Property, and Performance for Metal-based Additive Manufacturing: Computational Approaches with Experimental Support,” Computational Mechanics, (2016) 57:583–610 DOI 10.1007/s00466-015-1240-4.

J. Smith, W. Xiong, J. Cao, and WK Liu, “Thermodynamically Consistent Microstructure Prediction of Additively Manufactured Materials,” Computational Mechanics, Comput Mech (2016) 57:359–370, DOI 10.1007/s00466-015-1243-1.

Rodrigo P. Tavares,  Antonio R. Melro,  Miguel A. Bessa,  Albert Turon,  Wing K. Liu,  Pedro P. Camanho, “Mechanics of hybrid polymer composites: analytical and computational study,” Computational Mechanics, 57:405–421, 2016.

O. Goury, D. Amsallem, SP. Bordas, WK. Liu, P. Kerfriden, “Automatised selection of load paths to construct reduced-order models in computational damage micromechanics: from dissipation-driven random selection to Bayesian optimization,” Comput Mech (2016) 213–234

Zeliang Liu, M.A. Bessa, Wing Kam Liu, “Self-consistent clustering analysis: An efficient multi-scale scheme for inelastic heterogeneous materials,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. 306 (2016) 319–341.

Zeliang Liu, John A Moore, Wing Kam Liu, “An Extended Micromechanics Method for Probing Interphase Properties in Polymer Nanocomposites,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 2016, doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2016.05.002.

Wentao Yan, Wenjun Ge, Jacob Smith, Stephen Lin, Orion L Kafka, Feng Lin, Wing Kam Liu, “Multi-scale Modeling of Electron Beam Melting of Functionally Graded Materials,” Acta Materialia, 2016.

Yanping Lian, Yuping Ying, Shaoqiang Tang, Stephen Lin, Gregory Wagner, Wing Kam Liu, “A Petrov-Galerkin finite element method for the fractional advection-diffusion equation,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg, 309, (2016), 388-410.

Bai, X., Bessa, M.A., Melro, A.R., Camanho, P.P., Guo, L., Liu, W.K., Corrigendum to "High-fidelity micro-scale modeling of the thermo-visco-plastic behavior of carbon fiber polymer matrix composites", Composite Structures (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.05.081

Shaoqiang Tang, Yuping Ying, Yanping Lian, Stephen Lin, Yibo Yang, Gregory J. Wagner, Wing Kam Liu. Differential operator multiplication method for fractional differential equations. Computational Mechanics.  (2016) doi:10.1007/s00466-016-1320-0.

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2015

Xiaoming Bai, Miguel A. Bessa, António R. Melro, Pedro P. Camanho, Licheng Guo, Wing K. Liu, “High-fidelity micro-scale modeling of the thermo-visco-plastic behavior of carbon fiber polymer matrix composites,” Composite Structures, Volume 134, 15 December 2015, Pages 132–14.

Xiaoming Bai, Miguel A. Bessa, António R. Melro, Pedro P. Camanho, Licheng Guo, Wing K. Liu, “High-fidelity micro-scale modeling of the thermo-visco-plastic behavior of carbon fiber polymer matrix composites,” Composite Structures, Volume 134, 15 December 2015, Pages 132–14.

Brendan C. Abberton, Wing Kam Liu, and Sinan Keten, “Anisotropy of Shear Relaxation in Confined Thin Films of Unentangled Polymer Melts,” Macromolecules, 2015, 48 (20), pp 7631–7639, DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b0120.

Ren, Huaqing, Newell Moser, Zixuan Zhang, Ebot Ndip-Agbor, Jacob Smith, Kornel Ehmann, and Jian Cao. "Effects of Tool Positions in Accumulated Double-Sided Incremental Forming on Part Geometry." Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 2015.

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2014

Xu, H., Liu, R., Choudhary, A., and Chen, W., “A Machine Learning-Based Design Representation Method for Designing Heterogeneous Microstructures”, ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC2014-34570, August 17-20, Buffalo, New York, 2014.

Ng, M.K., Fan, Z., Gao, R.X., Smith, E.F.III and Cao, J., “Characterization of electrically-assisted micro-rolling for surface texturing using embedded sensor”, CIRP Annals- Manufacturing Technology, 2014.

Ng, M.K., Saxena, I., Ehmann, K.F. and Cao, J., “Improving surface hydrophobic performance by micro-rolling based-texturing”, Proceedings of International Conference on Micro-Manufacturing, 2014, Singapore.

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2013

Evan Baker, Katherine Rorschach, Cheng Sun, and Wei Chen, “Design Optimization of Vibration Energy Harvesting Microstructures.” 10th World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, May 23, 2013.

Chen Wang, Shuangcheng Yu, Wei Chen, Cheng Sun, “ Highly Efficient Light-Trapping Structure Design Inspired By Natural Evolution”, Scientific Reports, 3, (2013), 1025.

Shuangcheng Yu, Chen Wang, Cheng Sun, Wei Chen, “Highly Efficient Light-trapping Structure Design Driven by Topology Optimization for Thin-film Solar Cells”, 10th World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, May 19 -24, 2013, Orlando, FL.

Chen Wang, ShuangchengYu, Wei Chen, Cheng Sun, “Natural Evolution Inspired Design of Light Trapping Structure for Thin Film Organic Solar Cells”, SPIE Optics & Photonics, Solar Energy & Technology, August 25-29, 2013, San Diego, CA.

C. Bewerse, K.R. Gall, G.J. McFarland, P. Zhu, L.C. Brinson, “Local and global strains and, strain ratios in shape memory alloys using digital image correlation”, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2013. (Accepted)

Influence of functionalized carbon nanofibers on the interface of single carbon fibers embedded in an epoxy matrix. Composites Part B: Engineering, In Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available online 12 June 2013, Joseph D. Schaefer, Mauricio E. Guzman, Chee-Sern Lim, Alejandro J. Rodriguez, Bob Minaie (collaboration w/ Wichita State University) Fabrication and properties of dense thin films containing functionalized carbon nanofibers.

Thin Solid Films, Volume 534, 1 May 2013, Pages 111-115 Chee-Sern Lim, Mauricio Guzman, Joseph Schaefer, Bob Minaie (collaboration w/ Wichita State University)

Chee-Sern Lim, M. Guzman, Bob Minaie, Joining glass fiber layers using a functionalized carbon nanofibers entangled network, Carbon, 2012 (In Press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2012.11.050) (collaboration with Wichita State University)

Schaefer, J.D., I.M. Daniel, Evaluating Rate Dependence of Structural Epoxy Composites in Regards to Failure Prediction, Society for Experimental Mechanics (Journal), in process

Schaefer, J.D., B. T. Werner, I.M. Daniel, Strain rate effects on failure of a toughened matrix composite, 2013 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL June 3-6

Werner, B.T., J.D. Schaefer, I.M. Daniel, Effect of ply dispersion on failure characteristics of multidirectional composite laminates, 2013 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL June 3-6

Werner, B.T., J.D. Schaefer, I.M. Daniel, Deformation and failure of angle-ply composite laminates, 2013 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL June 3-6

Schaefer, J.D., Strain rate effects on failure of a toughened matrix composite – proposed modeling and practical implementation, SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL June 3-6

Smith, J., Malhotra, R., Liu, W. K, Cao, J., “Deformation mechanics of single-point and accumulative double-sided incremental forming,” IJAMT – In press, 2013.

Smith, J., “Advances in modern engineering: the future of the art,” Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Tx., February 20, 2013.

Bessa, M.A., Zhao, J., Belytschko, T.. “Concurrent multiresolution/XFEM analysis of composites”. Advances in Computational Mechanics (ACM 2013) conference, San Diego, CA, February 26.

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2012

Baker, E., et al., Microstereolithography of Three-Dimensional Polymeric Springs for Vibration Energy Harvesting. Smart Materials Research, 2012.

Evan Baker, 'Material Property Manipulation of Photopolymer Vibration Energy Harvesters', in ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (Chicago, IL, USA: 2012).

Chen Wang, ShuangchengYu, Wei Chen, Cheng Sun, “Topology Optimization Driven Design of Highly Efficient Light-trapping Structure”, Material Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Nov 25-30, 2012, Boston, MA.

Liu, Y., Greene, M.S., Chen, W., Dikin, D., Liu, W.K., “Computational Microstructure Characterization and Reconstruction for Stochastic Multiscale Design”, Computer Aided Design, accepted March 2012.

Deng, H., Liu, Y., Gai, D. Dikin, D., Putz, K., Chen, W., Brinson, L.C., “Utilizing Real and Statistically Reconstructed Microstructures for the Viscoelastic Modeling of Polymer Nanocomposites”, Composite Science and Technology, accepted March 2012.

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2011

Greene M.S., Liu, Y., Chen, W., Liu, W.K., “Computational Uncertainty Analysis in Multiresolution Materials via Stochastic Constitutive Theory”, Journal of Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 200, 309-325, January 2011.

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2010

Lyandres, O., Van Duyne, R.P., Walsh, J.T., Glucksberg, M.R., Mehrotra, S., “Prediction range estimation from noisy Raman spectra with robust optimization” Analyst, 135, 2111-2118, 2010.

Liu, W.K., Qian, D., Gonella, S., Li, S., Chen, W., and Chirputkar, S., “Multiscale Methods for Mechanical Science of Complex Materials: Bridging from Quantum to Stochastic Multiresolution Continuum”, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 83:1039–1080, May 2010.

Chen, W., Yin, X., Lee, S., and Liu, W. K., “A Multiscale Design Methodology for Designing Hierarchical Multiscale Systems Considering Random Field Uncertainty”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 132, DOI: 041006, April 2010.

Arendt, P.D., Chen, W., and Apley, D., “Updating Predictive Models: Calibration, Bias correction and Identifiability”, Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2010-28828, August 15-August 18, Montreal Quebec, Canada, 2010.

Yu, L., Chen, W., Arendt, P., and Huang, H-Z., “Towards A Better Understanding of Model Validation Metrics”, 13th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis Optimization Conference, Fort Worth, TX., September 12-15, 2010.

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2009

Xiong, Y., Chen, W., Tsui, K-L., and Apley, D., “A Better Understanding of Model Updating Strategies in Validating Engineering Models”, Journal of Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 198 (15-16), pp. 1327-1337, March 2009.

Wang, S., Tsui, K-L., and Chen, W., “Bayesian Validation of Computer Models”, Technometrics, November 1, 51(4): 439-451, 2009.

Duren, T., Bae, Y-S., Snurr, R., “ Using Molecular Simulation to Characterise Metal–Organic Frameworks for Adsorption Applications, Chemical Society Reviews, DOI: 10.1039/b803498m, 2009.

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2008

To, A. C., Liu, W. K., Olson, G. B., Belytschko, T., Chen W., Shephard, M., Chung, Y.-W., Ghanem, R., Voorhees, P., Seidman, D. N., Wolverton, C., Chen, J. S., Moran, B., Freeman, A. J., Tian, R., Luo, X., Lautenschlager, E., and Challoner, D., "Materials Integrity in Microsystems: A Framework for a Petascale Predictive-Science based Multiscale Modeling and Simulation System," Computational Mechanics, 42(4), 485-501, September 2008.

McDowell, D. L., and Olson, G. B., "Concurrent Design of Hierarchical Materials and Structures," Journal of Scientific Modeling and Simulation, 15(1-3), 207-240, 2008.

Chen, W., Xiong, Y., Tsui, K-L., and Wang, S., “A Design-Driven Validation Approach using Bayesian Prediction Models”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 130(2), 2008.

Yin, X., Chen, W, To, A., McVeigh, C., and Liu, W-K, “A Statistical Volume Element Method for Predicting Microstructure Constitutive Relations”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 197(43-44), 3516-3529, 2008.

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2006

Liu, W.K., et al, “Immersed Finite Element Method and its Applications to Biological Systems”, Comput Methods Appl Mech Eng. 195(13-16): 1722–1749., 2006.

Apley, D., Liu, J., and Chen, W., “Understanding the Effects of Model Uncertainty in Robust Design with Computer Experiments”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 128(4), 945-958, Jul 2006.

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2004

Chen, W., Baghdasaryan, L., Buranathiti, T., and Cao, J., “Model Validation via Uncertainty Propagation and Data Transformations”,  AIAA Journal, 42(7), 1406-1415, Jul 2004.

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1997

Olson, G., “Computational Design of Hierarchically Structured Materials”, Science, 277, 1237-1242, 1997.