Faculty Directory
Sridhar Krishnaswamy

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Director of Center of Quality Engineering and Failure Prevention

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Catalysis 323
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-4006Email Sridhar Krishnaswamy

Website

Center for Quality Engineering and Failure Prevention


Centers

Center of Quality Engineering and Failure Prevention


Departments

Mechanical Engineering

Affiliations

Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Graduate Program

Education

Ph.D. Aeronautics w/ minor in Materials Science, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

M.S. Aernautics, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

B.Tech. Aeronautics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India


Research Interests

Multifunctional materials and systems and intelligent structural health management of safety-critical structures


Significant Recognition

  • VS Jain Memorial Award (ISNT 2011)
  • Fellow of ASME, 2006
  • Best paper Award for "Acoustic Nonlinearity Measurements for Fatigue Damage Monitoring," SPIE 2005
  • Applied Optics 1996 paper selected in SPIE"s Milestone Series: "Holographic Interferometry"
  • Optical Engineering 1993 paper selected in SPIE"s Milestone Series: "Speckle Interferometry"
  • Ernest Sechler Memorial Award (1989) for most significant contribution to teaching and research from the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Significant Professional Service

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Mechanics, ASME (2005 - 2011)

Selected Publications

  • Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Chen, Zhongbi, “Facile fabrication of uniaxial nanopatterns on shape memory polymer substrates using a complete bottom-up approach”, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2014)
  • Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Mendoza, Edgar; Prohaska, John; Kempen, Connie; Esterkin, Yan, “Fiber optic system for the real time detection, localization, and classification of damage in composite aircraft structures”, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2014)
  • Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Kim, Yun Young; Awang, Rozidawati; Alwi, Hasan Adli, “Helium-dilution effects on thermophysical properties of hydrogenated amorphous carbon thin-films”, Diamond and Related Materials, (2013)
  • Alwi, H.A.; Kim, Y.Y.; Awang, R.; Rahman, S.A.; Krishnaswamy, S., “Measurement of thermophysical properties of hydrogenated amorphous carbon thin films using picosecond thermoreflectance technique”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, (2013)
  • Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Naik, Gautam; Kaniyoor, Adarsh; Ramaprabhu, Sundara, “Large-area graphene-based thin films using rapid reduction of graphene-oxide”, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2013)
  • Zhu, Yinian; Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Zheng, Shijie; Naik, Gautam; Chen, Zhongbi, “Sensing platforms for structural health monitoring”, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2013)
  • Zhu, Yinian; Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Zheng, Shijie, “Tunable fiber ring laser absorption spectroscopic sensors for gas detection”, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2013)
  • Zhu, Yinian; Krishnaswamy, Sridhar; Zheng, Shijie, “Fiber humidity sensors with high sensitivity and selectivity based on interior nanofilm-coated photonic crystal fiber long-period gratings”, Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, (2013)