Engineering Science and Mechanics

  • United States

Research Output 1963 2020

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nonlinear acoustic testing for concrete materials evaluation

Shokouhi, P., Riviere, J., Le Bas, P. Y. & Ulrich, T. J., Jan 1 2017, Materials Evaluation, 75, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Ultrasonics
Acoustics
Concretes
Spectroscopy
Testing
3 Citations (Scopus)

On optical-absorption peaks in a nonhomogeneous dielectric material over a two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

Ahmad, F., Anderson, T. H., Civiletti, B. J., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 103560I. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10356).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Optical Absorption
Light absorption
Gratings
Surface Plasmon Polariton
Guided Waves
3 Citations (Scopus)
Huygens principle
dyadics
permeability
permittivity
magnetic fields
6 Citations (Scopus)

On the impact of self-clearing on electroactive polymer (EAP) actuators

Ahmed, S., Ounaies, Z. & Lanagan, M. T., Sep 13 2017, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 26, 10, 105024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroactive polymer actuators
electroactive polymers
clearing
Terpolymers
Polymers
18 Citations (Scopus)
Carbon nanofibers
Acoustic impedance
Polyurethanes
Tomography
Nanocomposites
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimal indium-gallium-nitride Schottky-barrier thin-film solar cells

Anderson, T. H., Lakhtakia, A. & Monk, P. B., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 103680A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Thin Film Solar Cells
Gallium nitride
Indium
Nitrides
gallium nitrides
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of charge-carrier generation in amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

Civiletti, B. J., Anderson, T. H., Ahmad, F., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 1036809. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Amorphous Silicon
physical exercise
Solar Cells
Charge carriers
Amorphous silicon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of Metglas 2605SA1 and PZT-5A magnetoelectric laminates for magnetic sensing applications

Freeman, E., Harper, J., Goel, N., Schiff, S. & Tadigadapa, S. A., Jan 5 2017, IEEE Sensors, SENSORS 2016 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7808845. (Proceedings of IEEE Sensors).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Laminates
Residual stresses
Electric fields
Magnetic fields
Magnetic domains
2 Citations (Scopus)

Parylene-C microfibrous thin films as phononic crystals

Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A. & Awadelkarim, O. O., Jun 6 2017, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 27, 7, 075012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy gap
Thin films
Crystals
Water
Air

Periodically nanoarchitectured photovoltaic solar cells and planar optical concentrators

Lakhtakia, A., Oct 11 2017, Proceedings of the 2017 19th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 852-854 3 p. 8065385

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Multiplexing equipment
concentrators
Solar cells
solar cells
Photons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Periodicity effects on compound waves guided by a thin metal slab sandwiched between two periodically nonhomogeneous dielectric materials

Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 4, 043507.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guided electromagnetic wave propagation
periodic variations
slabs
Metals
metals
17 Citations (Scopus)

Personalized glucose forecasting for type 2 diabetes using data assimilation

Albers, D. J., Levine, M., Gluckman, B., Ginsberg, H., Hripcsak, G. & Mamykina, L., Apr 2017, In : PLoS computational biology. 13, 4, e1005232.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data Assimilation
diabetes
Diabetes
Medical problems
Glucose

Phase Control of RF Sputtered SnSx with Post-Deposition Annealing for a Pseudo-Homojunction Photovoltaic Device

Nasr, J. R., Cordell, J. J., Gurunathan, R. L., Brownson, J. & Horn, M. W., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 46, 2, p. 1215-1222 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

homojunctions
Phase control
phase control
Vacuum
Annealing
6 Citations (Scopus)

Polarization-state-dependent attenuation and amplification in a columnar thin film

Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 19, 12, 12LT01.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amplification
attenuation
Polarization
Thin films
polarization

POSSIBLE MECHANISM FOR THE ACOUSTIC WAVE ATTENUATION IN CERAMICS CONTAINING SMALL AMOUNTS OF VOLATILES.

Tittmann, B. R., Jan 1 2017, In : Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings. p. 327-331 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Acoustic waves
Olivine
Basalt
Vapor pressure
Grain boundaries

Practical design of a high frequency phased-array acoustic microscope probe -a preliminary study

Kim, J. N., Tutwiler, R. L. & Todd Copley, J., Jan 1 2017, High-Pressure Technology; ASME Nondestructive Evaluation, Diagnosis and Prognosis Division (NDPD); SPC Track for Senate. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Acoustic microscopes
Acoustic imaging
Patents and inventions
Impulse response
Transducers
3 Citations (Scopus)
Capacitors
Electrodes
Capacitance
Carbon
Supercapacitor

Preface

Drapaca, C. S., Hartmann, S., Leszczyński, J., Sivaloganathan, S. & Sumelka, W., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures. 12, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and correlates of MRSA and MSSA nasal carriage at a Ugandan regional referral hospital

Bebell, L. M., Ayebare, A., Boum, Y., Siedner, M. J., Bazira, J., Schiff, S. J., Metlay, J. P., Bangsberg, D. R., Ttendo, S. & Firth, P. G., Mar 1 2017, In : The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy. 72, 3, p. 888-892 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Nose
Staphylococcus aureus
Referral and Consultation
Lactams
16 Citations (Scopus)

Programmable molecular composites of tandem proteins with graphene oxide for efficient bimorph actuators

Vural, M., Lei, Y., Pena-Francesch, A., Jung, H., Allen, B. D., Terrones Maldonado, M. & Demirel, M. C., Jul 1 2017, In : Carbon. 118, p. 404-412 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tandem Repeat Sequences
Graphite
Oxides
Graphene
Actuators
12 Citations (Scopus)

Progress on bioinspired, biomimetic, and bioreplication routes to harvest solar energy

Martín-Palma, R. J. & Lakhtakia, A., Jun 1 2017, In : Applied Physics Reviews. 4, 2, 021103.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

biomimetics
solar energy
routes
photosynthesis
insects
4 Citations (Scopus)

Qualitative and quantitative determination of coumarin using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy coupled with intelligent multivariate analysis

Huang, J., Liang, P., Xu, J., Wu, Y., Shen, W., Xu, B., Zhang, D., Xia, J. & Zhuang, S., Jan 1 2017, In : RSC Advances. 7, 77, p. 49097-49101 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linear regression
Raman spectroscopy
Silver
Cosmetics
Substrates

Quantitative image analysis of concrete-epoxy interface fracture

Jeong, Y., Lopez, M. M. & Bakis, C. E., Jan 1 2017, In : American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. 2017-October, SP 327, p. 731-744 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Image analysis
Concretes
Failure modes
Fracture energy
Debonding

Quantitative verification of thin-film polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) transducer array performance up to 60°C

Hakoda, C., Ren, B., Lissenden, C. J. & Rose, J. L., Feb 16 2017, 43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 36. Bond, L. J. & Chimenti, D. E. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 020018. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1806).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

vinylidene
fluorides
transducers
damage
thin films
5 Citations (Scopus)

Quantum random number generation using an on-chip plasmonic beamsplitter

Francis, J. T., Zhang, X., Özdemir, Ş. K. & Tame, M., Sep 2017, In : Quantum Science and Technology. 2, 3, 035004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random number generation
random numbers
Plasmons
chips
plasmons
2 Citations (Scopus)

Radiation induced leakage currents in dense and porous low-k dielectrics

Waskiewicz, R. J., Mutch, M. J., Lenahan, P. M. & King, S. W., Apr 19 2017, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Integrated Reliability Workshop, IIRW 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 99-102 4 p. 7904912

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Magnetoresistance
Leakage currents
Radiation
Magnetic resonance
Physics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Raman lasing and Fano lineshapes in a packaged fiber-coupled whispering-gallery-mode microresonator

Zhao, G., Özdemir, Ş. K., Wang, T., Xu, L., King, E., Long, G. L. & Yang, L., Jun 30 2017, In : Science Bulletin. 62, 12, p. 875-878 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

whispering gallery modes
coupled modes
lasing
resonators
fibers
41 Citations (Scopus)

ReaxFF Reactive Force-Field Study of Molybdenum Disulfide (MoS2)

Ostadhossein, A., Rahnamoun, A., Wang, Y., Zhao, P., Zhang, S., Crespi, V. H. & Van Duin, A., Feb 2 2017, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 8, 3, p. 631-640 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

molybdenum disulfides
Electronic properties
field theory (physics)
Molybdenum
Vacancies
8 Citations (Scopus)
Wave transmission
Light polarization
Thin films
Substrates
thin films

Reliability of split ring resonators in a high power plasma environment

Zhao, J., Luo, W., Cohick, Z., Randall, C. A. & Lanagan, M. T., Dec 1 2017, In : Materials Research Bulletin. 96, p. 76-80 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resonators
resonators
Plasmas
rings
Metamaterials
2 Citations (Scopus)

Reverse PT phase transition across exceptional points of any order

Teimourpour, M. H., Ozdemir, S. & El-Ganainy, R., Aug 1 2017, In : EPL. 119, 3, 34003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dimers
trajectories
transition points
algebra
inclusions
34 Citations (Scopus)

Rheotaxis of Bimetallic Micromotors Driven by Chemical-Acoustic Hybrid Power

Ren, L., Zhou, D., Mao, Z., Xu, P., Huang, T. J. & Mallouk, T. E., Oct 24 2017, In : ACS nano. 11, 10, p. 10591-10598 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

micromotors
Micromotors
chemical fuels
Acoustics
Shear flow
4 Citations (Scopus)

Scattering of harmonic waves from a nonlinear elastic inclusion

Kube, C., Jun 1 2017, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141, 6, p. 4756-4767 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inclusions
harmonics
nonlinearity
scattering
scattering amplitude
24 Citations (Scopus)
vector analysis
wave interaction
harmonics
simulation
nonlinearity
3 Citations (Scopus)
Dielectric properties
Yield stress
Elastic moduli
Thin films
Mechanical properties
13 Citations (Scopus)

Selection of shear horizontal wave transducers for robotic nondestructive inspection in harsh environments

Choi, S., Cho, H. & Lissenden, C. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 17, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
robotics
Transducers
inspection
Acoustic transducers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Signatures of thermal hysteresis in Tamm-wave propagation

Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Mackay, T. G., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 34, 10, p. 2155-2160 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wave propagation
hysteresis
signatures
refractivity
linear polarization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Slow dynamics of consolidated granular systems: Multi-scale relaxation

Shokouhi, P., Rivière, J., Guyer, R. A. & Johnson, P. A., Dec 18 2017, In : Applied Physics Letters. 111, 25, 251604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recovery
pumps
relaxation time
probes

Special section guest editorial: Nanostructured thin films IX: Design, fabrication, characterization, and modeling

Lakhtakia, A., Mackay, T. G. & Suzuki, M., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 4, 043501.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Fabrication
Thin films
fabrication
thin films
10 Citations (Scopus)

Statistics associated with the scattering of ultrasound from microstructure

Song, Y., Kube, C., Turner, J. A. & Li, X., Sep 1 2017, In : Ultrasonics. 80, p. 58-61 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonics
waveforms
ultrasonics
statistics
microstructure

Stimulated Brillouin scattering coupled four-wave mixing in a microbottle resonator

Asano, M., Ikuta, R., Imoto, N., Yamamoto, T., Ozdemir, S. & Yang, L., Jan 23 2017, 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 103-104 2 p. 7831000

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Stimulated Brillouin scattering
Four wave mixing
four-wave mixing
Resonators
resonators
2 Citations (Scopus)

Structural colours of nickel bioreplicas of butterfly wings

Tolenis, T., Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Apr 28 2017, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 64, 8, p. 781-786 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wings
nickel
color
6 Citations (Scopus)

Structural protein-based whispering gallery mode resonators

Yllmaz, H., Pena-Francesch, A., Shreiner, R., Jung, H., Belay, Z., Demirel, M. C., Ozdemir, S. & Yang, L., Sep 20 2017, In : ACS Photonics. 4, 9, p. 2179-2186 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Whispering gallery modes
whispering gallery modes
Resonators
resonators
proteins
12 Citations (Scopus)

Synthetic Melanin E-Ink

Chang, L., Chen, F., Zhang, X., Kuang, T., Li, M., Hu, J., Shi, J., Lee, L. J., Cheng, H. & Li, Y., May 17 2017, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 9, 19, p. 16553-16560 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melanin
Melanins
Ink
Display devices
Nanoparticles
9 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature-mediated transition from Dyakonov-Tamm surface waves to surface-plasmon-polariton waves

Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Mackay, T. G., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 19, 8, 085002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electromagnetic surface waves
polaritons
Surface waves
surface waves
Superconducting transition temperature
1 Citation (Scopus)

Testing of nanoparticle-toughened carbon/epoxy composites using the short beam strength method

Kim, J. J., Vashisth, A. & Bakis, C. E., Jan 1 2017, 32nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2017. Pipes, R. B., Yu, W. & Goodsell, J. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc., p. 2708-2722 15 p. (32nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2017; vol. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon
Rubber
Nanoparticles
Composite materials
Testing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Testing piezoelectric sensors in a nuclear reactor environment

Reinhardt, B. T., Suprock, A. & Tittmann, B., Feb 16 2017, 43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 36. Bond, L. J. & Chimenti, D. E. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 050005. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1806).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

nuclear reactors
sensors
aluminum nitrides
reactors
research and development
143 Citations (Scopus)

The bioink: A comprehensive review on bioprintable materials

Hospodiuk, M., Dey, M., Sosnoski, D. & Ozbolat, I. T., Mar 1 2017, In : Biotechnology Advances. 35, 2, p. 217-239 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bioprinting
Tissue
Hydrogels
Structural integrity
Biological Products
3 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of employed loading mode on the mechanical cyclic stabilization of NiTi shape memory alloys

Dilibal, S., Hamilton, R. F. & Lanba, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Intermetallics. 89, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape memory effect
Stabilization
Titanium
Nickel
Force control
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Ewald-Oseen extinction theorem and the extended boundary condition method

Lakhtakia, A., Aug 8 2017, The World of Applied Electromagnetics: In Appreciation of Magdy Fahmy Iskander. Springer International Publishing, p. 481-513 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Boundary conditions