Faculty Profile

Philippe H Geubelle

Aerospace Engineering
Philippe H Geubelle
Philippe H Geubelle
Bliss Professor and Head
306F Talbot Laboratory MC 236
104 S. Wright
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 244-7648
Bliss Professor and Head
  • Academic Affairs
  • Business Office
  • Department Office
306F Talbot Laboratory MC 236
104 S. Wright
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 244-7648

Affiliation

  • Academic Affairs
  • Business Office
  • Department Office

Primary Research Area

  • Archive: Computational Mechanics

Education

  • Ph.D. Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology 1993
  • M.S. Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology 1989
  • B.S. Mech. Engr., Catholic University of Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium) 1988

Academic Positions

  • Bliss Professor (100%), AE, UIUC, 2011-present
  • NCSA Faculty Associate (0%), UIUC 2008-present
  • Visiting Professor, Ecole Polytechnique F￿rale de Lausanne, Switzerland 2011
  • MechSE Faculty Associate (0%) 2007-present
  • CEE Faculty Associate (0%), AE, UIUC 2006-present
  • Full Professor (100%), AE, UIUC 2006-2011
  • Part-time Faculty Associate (0%), Advanced Chemical Systems Group, Beckman Institute 2004-present
  • Visiting Professor, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium 2002
  • MIE Faculty Associate (0%), UIUC 2001-2007
  • Associate Professor (100%), AE, UIUC 2000-2006
  • TAM Faculty Fellow (0%), UIUC 1998-2007
  • Assistant Professor (100%), AE, UIUC 1995-2000
  • N.A.T.O. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Harvard University 1993-1994

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Research Interests

  • Computational design of novel materials
  • Massively parallel computing
  • (Dynamic) fracture mechanics
  • Theoretical and computational solid mechanics
  • Modeling of damage and failure of thin films and MEMS
  • Computational design of biomimetic materials
  • High performance computing
  • Multiscale modeling of advance materials
  • Computational aeroelasticity
  • Manufacturing
  • Computational solid mechanics
  • Fracture mechanics

Research Topics

Books Edited or Co-Edited (Original Editions)

  • Bobaru, F., Foster, J. T., Geubelle, P. H., and Silling, S. "Handbook of Peridynamic Modeling, CRC Series: Modern Mechanics and Mathematics", CRC Press. 2016.

Chapters in Books

Selected Articles in Journals

  • Barras, F., Geubelle, P. H., and Molinari, J.-F. (2017) ￿Interplay between process zone and material heterogeneities for dynamic cracks.￿ To appear in Physical Review Letters.
  • Pety, S. J., Tan, M. H., Najafi, A. R., Gendusa, A. C., Barnett, P. R., Geubelle, P. H., and White, S. R. (2017) ￿Design of redundant microvascular cooling networks for blockage tolerance.￿ To appear in Applied Thermal Engineering.
  • Pety, S. J.,￿Tan, M. H. Y., Najafi, A. R., Barnett, P. R., Geubelle, P. H., White, S. R. (2017) ￿Carbon fiber composites with 2D microvascular networks for battery cooling.￿To appear in International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Tan, M., and Geubelle, P. H. (2017) ￿3D dimensionally reduced modeling and gradient-based optimization of microchannel cooling networks.￿ Computational Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 323, 230￿249.
  • Zhang, C., Awasthi, A. P., Geubelle, P. H., Sung, J., and Sottos, N. R. (2017) ￿Multi-scale model of effects of roughness on the cohesive strength of self-assembled monolayers￿. To appear in International Journal of Fracture.
  • Najafi, A. R., Safdari, M., Tortorelli, D., and Geubelle, P. H. (2016) ￿Shape optimization using a NURBS-based interface-enriched generalized finite element method￿. To appear in the International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering.
  • Pal, R. K., Waymel, R. F., Geubelle, P. H., and Lambros J. (2017) ￿Tunable wave propagation in granular crystals by altering lattice network topology.￿ Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 139, 011005-1-7.
  • Zhang, C., Awasthi, A. P., Geubelle, P. H., Grady, M. E., and Sottos, N. R. (2016) ￿Effects of interface roughness on the cohesive strength of self-assembled monolayers.￿ To appear in Applied Surface Science.
  • Tan, M. H. Y., Najafi, A. R., Pety, S. J., White, S. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2016) ￿Gradient-based design of actively-cooled microvascular composite panels.￿ International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 103, 594-606.
  • Safdari, M., Sottos, N. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2016) ￿An NURBS-based generalized finite element scheme for 3D simulation of heterogeneous materials.￿ Journal of Computational Physics, 318, 373-390.
  • Awasthi, A. P., Grady, M. E., Kim, I. H., Sottos, N. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2016) ￿Nanoscale mechanical tailoring of interfaces using self-assembled monolayers.￿ Mechanics of Materials, 98, 71-80.
  • Zhang, K., Jin, J.-M., and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿A 3D interface-enriched generalized FEM for electromagnetic problems with non-conformal discretizations.￿ IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 63:12, 5637-5649.
  • Najafi, A. R., Safdari, M., Tortorelli, D. and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿A gradient-based shape optimization scheme using an interface-enriched generalized FEM.￿ Computational Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 296, 1-17. DOI:10.1016/j.cma.2015.07.024.
  • Zhang, K., Najafi, A. R., Jin, J.-M., and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿An interface-enriched generalized finite element analysis for electromagnetic problems with non-conformal discretizations￿. International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields. DOI: 10.1002/jnm.2073.
  • Cuba-Ramos, A., Arag￿A. M., Soghrati, S., Geubelle, P. H., and Molinari, J.-F. (2015) ￿A new formulation for imposing Dirichlet boundary conditions on non-matching meshes.￿ To appear in International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering.
  • Awasthi, A. P., Wang, Z., Broadhurst, N. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿Impact response of granular layers.￿ Granular Matter, 17, 21-31. DOI: 10.1007/s10035-015-0547-3.
  • Soghrati, S., Duarte, C. A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿An adaptive interface-enriched generalized finite element method for the treatment of problems with curved interfaces.￿ International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering. DOI: 10.1002/nme.4860.
  • Safdari, M., Najafi, A., Sottos, N. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿An NURBS-based interface-enriched generalized finite element method for problems with complex discontinuous gradient field.￿ International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering, 101, 950-964. DOI: 10.1002/nme.4852.
  • Tan, M., Safdari, M., Najafi, A. R., and Geubelle, P. H. (2015) ￿A NURBS-based interface-enriched generalized finite element scheme for the thermal analysis and design of microvascular composites.￿ Computational Methods for Applied Mechanics and Engineering: 283, 1382-1400. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2014.09.008.
  • Pal, R. K., Morton, J., Wang, E., Lambros, J., and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Impact response of elasto-plastic granular chains containing an intruder particle.￿ Journal of Applied Mechanics, 82:1, 011002. DOI: 10.1115/1.4028959.
  • Pal, R. K., and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Wave tailoring by precompression in confined granular systems.￿ To appear in Physical Review E.
  • Manjunath, M., Awasthi, A. P., and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿A family of plane solitary waves in dimer granular crystals.￿ To appear in Physical Review E.
  • Grady, M. E., Geubelle, P. H., Braun, P. V., and Sottos, N. R. (2014) ￿Molecular tailoring of interfacial failure.￿ Langmuir. DOI: 10.1021/la502271k.
  • Wang, E., Manjunath, M., Awasthi, A. P., Pal, R. K., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2014) ￿High-amplitude elastic solitary wave propagation in 1-D granular chains with preconditioned beads: experiments and theoretical analysis.￿ To appear in the Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids.
  • Barras, F., Krammer, D. S., Geubelle, P. H., and Molinari J.-F. (2014) ￿A study of frictional contact in dynamic fracture along bimaterial interfaces.￿ International Journal of Fracture, DOI: 10.1007/s10704-014-9967-z.
  • Pal, R. K. and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) “Impact response of elasto-plastic granular and continuum systems: A comparative study.” To appear in Mechanics of Materials.
  • Baniassadi, M., Safdari, M., Garmestani, H., Ahzi, S., Geubelle, P. H. and Remond, Y. (2014) ￿An optimum approximation to n-point correlation functions of random heterogeneous material systems.￿ Journal of Chemical Physics, 140, 074905-1-6.
  • Pal, R. K., Awasthi, A, P. and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Characterization of wave propagation in elastic and elasto-plastic granular chains.￿ Physical Review E, 89, 012204-1 to 10. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.89.012204.
  • Manjunath, M., Awasthi, A. P., and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Plane wave propagation in 2D and 3D mono-disperse periodic granular media.￿ Granular Matter, 16, 141-150.
  • Sucheendran, M., Bodony, D. and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Coupled structural-acoustic response of a duct-mounted elastic plate with grazing flow.￿ AIAA Journal, 52:1, 178-194.
  • Breitenfeld, M. S., Geubelle, P. H., Weckner, O., and Silling, S. A. (2013) ￿Non-ordinary state-based peridynamic analysis of stationary crack problems.￿ To appear in CMAME.
  • Soghrati, S., Arag￿A. M., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Design of actively-cooled microvascular materials: a genetic algorithm inspired network optimization. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization," 1￿13. DOI:10.1007/s00158- 013-1000-z.
  • Manjunath, M., Awasthi, A. P., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Wave propagation in 2D random granular media.￿ To appear in Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena.
  • Ostoich, C., Bodony, D. J., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Interaction of a Mach 2.25 turbulent boundary layer with a fluttering panel using direct numerical simulation.￿ Physics of Fluids, 25, 110806. DOI: 10.1063/1.4819350.
  • Pal, R. K., Awasthi, A. P., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Wave propagation in elasto-plastic granular systems.￿ Granular Materials, 15, 747-758. DOI: 10.1007/s10035-013-0449-1.
  • Soghrati, S., Najafi, A. R., Hughes, K. M., Lin, J. H., White, S. R., Sottos, N. R. and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Computational analysis of actively-cooled 3D woven microvascular composites using a stabilized interface-enriched generalized finite element method.￿ International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 65, 153-164. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2013.05.054.
  • Makeev, M., Geubelle, P. H., Sottos, N. R. and Kieffer, J. (2013) ￿Interfacial adhesive properties between a rigid-rod pyromellitimide molecular layer and a covalent semiconductor via atomistic simulations.￿ ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 5:11, 4702-4711. DOI: 10.1021/am3031163.
  • Arag￿A. M., Soghrati, S., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Effect of in-plane deformation on the cohesive failure of heterogeneous adhesives.￿ Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 61:7, 1600-1611.
  • Wang, E., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2013) ￿An experimental study of the dynamic elasto-plastic contact behavior of metallic granules.￿ Journal of Applied Mechanics, 80, 021009-1-10.
  • Karanjgaokar, N., Stump, F., Geubelle, P. H. and Chasiotis, I. (2013) ￿A thermally activated model for room temperature creep in nanocrystalline Au films at intermediate stresses.￿ Scripta Materialia, 68:8, 551-554.
  • Soghrati, S., Arag￿A. M. and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) ￿Design of actively-cooled microvascular materials: A genetic algorithm inspired network optimization.￿ Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. 1-13, DOI 10.1007/s00158-013-1000-z.
  • Arag￿A. M., Saksena, R., Kozola, B. D., Geubelle, P. H., Christensen, K. T., and White, S. R. (2013) ￿Multi-physics optimization of three-dimensional microvascular polymeric components.￿ Journal of Computational Physics, 233, 132-147.
  • Leonard, A., Daraio, C., Awasthi, A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2012) Effect of weak disorder on stress-wave anisotropy in centered square nonlinear granular crystals. Physical Review E, 86, 031305-1-10. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.031305.
  • Soghrati, S., Thakre, P. R., White, S. R., Sottos, N. R. and Geubelle, P. H. (2012) "Computational modeling and design of actively cooled microvascular materials." International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55, 5309-5321.
  • Awasthi, A., Smith, K., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2012) "Propagation of solitary waves in 2D granular media: a numerical study." Mechanics of Materials, 54, 100-112.
  • Manjunath, M., Awasthi, A. P. and Geubelle, P. H. (2012) ￿Wave propagation in random granular chains.￿ Physical Review E, 86, 031308. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.85.031308.
  • Ostoich, C. M., Bodony, D. J. and Geubelle, P. H. (2011) ￿Coupled fluid-thermal response of a spherical dome due to a Mach 6.59 laminar boundary layer.￿ AIAA Journal, 50:12, 2791-2808.
  • Soghrati, S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2011) ￿A 3D interface-enriched generalized finite element method for weakly discontinuous problems with complex internal geometries.￿ Computational Methods for Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 217-220, 46-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2011.12.010.
  • Lepage, S., Stump, F., Kim, I., and Geubelle, P. H. (2011) ￿Perturbation stochastic finite element based homogenization of polycrystalline materials.￿ Journal of Mechanics and Materials Science, 6 (7-8), 1153-1169.
  • Soghrati, S., Arag￿A. M., Duarte, C. A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2012) ￿An interface-enriched generalized finite element method for problems with discontinuous gradient fields.￿ International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 89(8), 991-1008. DOI: 10.1002/nme.3273.
  • Jaiman, R., Geubelle, P. H., Loth, E. and Jiao, X. (2011) ￿Transient fluid-structure interaction with non-matching spatial and temporal discretizations.￿ Computers and Fluids, 50:1, 120-135.
  • Arag￿A. M., Smith, K. J., Geubelle, P. H. and White, S. R. (2011) ￿Multi-physics design of microvascular materials for active cooling applications.￿ Journal of Computational Physics, 230, 5178-5198. doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2011.03.012.
  • Silva, M., Geubelle, P. H. and Tortorelli, D. A. (2011) ￿Energy release rate approximation using the topological derivative.￿ Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 59:5, 925-939. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmps.2011.03.005.
  • Tran, P., Kandula, S. S., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2011) ￿Comparison of dynamic and quasi-static measurements of thin film adhesion.￿ Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 44, 034006. doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/44/3/034006.
  • Stump, F. V., Karanjgaokar, N., Geubelle, P. H., and Chasiotis, I. (2012) ￿A multiscale model of rate dependence of nanocrystalline thin films.￿ International Journal of Multiscale Computational Engineering, 10:5, 441-459.
  • Kitey, R., Sottos, N.R. and Geubelle, P.H. (2010) ￿A hybrid experimental/ numerical approach to characterize interfacial adhesion in multilayer low-k thin film specimens.￿ Thin Solid Films, 519, 337-344.
  • Srinivasan, K. R., Matous, K., Geubelle, P. H. and Jackson, T. L. (2009) ￿Thermomechanical modeling of regressing heterogeneous solid propellants.￿ Journal of Computational Physics, 228:21, 7883-7901.
  • White, S. R. and Geubelle, P. H. (2010) ￿Self-healing materials: Get ready for repair-and-go.￿ Nature Nanotechnology, 5, 247-248.
  • Kulkarni, M. G., Matous, K. and Geubelle, P. H. (2010) ￿Coupled multi-scale cohesive modeling in heterogeneous adhesives.￿ International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 84, 916-946. DOI: 10.1002/nme.2923.
  • Jaiman, R., Geubelle, P. H., Loth, E. and Xiao, X. (2009) ￿Combined interface boundary condition method for unsteady fluid-structure interaction￿. Computational Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 200:1-4, 27-39. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2010.06.039.
  • Olugebefola, S. C., Arag￿A. M., Hansen, C. J., Hamilton, A. R., Kozola, B. D., Geubelle, P. H., Lewis, J. A., Sottos, N. R., and White, S. R. (2010) ￿Polymer-microvascular network composites.￿ Journal of Composite Materials, 44:22, 2587-2603. DOI: 10.1177/0021998310371537.
  • Tran, P., Kandula, S. S. V., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. ￿Dynamic delamination of patterned thin films: A numerical study.￿ (2010) International Journal of Fracture, 162: 77-90. DOI: 10.1007/s10704-010-9460-2.
  • Wu, W., Hansen, C.L., Arag￿A.M., Geubelle, P.H., White, S.R. and Lewis, J.A. (2009) ￿Direct-write assembly of biomimetic microvascular networks for efficient fluid transport.￿ Soft Matter Communication, 6:4, 739-742.
  • Arag￿A. M., Duarte, C. A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2009) ￿Generalized finite element enrichment functions for discontinuous gradient fields￿. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 82:2, 242-268. DOI: 10.1002/nme.2772.
  • Kandula, S. S. V., Tran, P., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2008) Dynamic delamination of patterned thin films. Appl. Physics Letters, 93, 261902-1-3. DOI: 10.1063/1.3056639.
  • Dooley, I., Mangala, S., Kale, L. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Parallel simulations of dynamic fracture using extrinsic cohesive elements.￿ J. Scientific Computing, in press. DOI: 10.1007/s10915-008-9254-0.
  • Kitey, R., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2009) ￿Mixed-mode interfacial adhesive strength of a thin film on an anisotropic substrate￿. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 57:1, 51-66. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmps.2008.10.002.
  • Wei, Y. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿A comparative study of GLS finite elements for solving incompressible fluid flows￿. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 41:5, 573-583. DOI: 10.1002/fld.1416.
  • Kulkarni, M., Geubelle, P. H. and Matous, K. (2008) ￿Multi-scale modeling of heterogeneous adhesives: Effect of particle decohesion￿. Mech. Mater., in press. DOI:10.1016/j.mechmat.2008.10.012.
  • Srinivasan, K., Matous, K. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Generalized finite element method for modeling nearly incompressible bimaterial hyperelastic solids￿. Comp. Meth. Applied Mechanics Engg., 197, 4882-4893. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2008.07.014.
  • Subhash, G., Maiti, S., Geubelle, P. H. and Ghosh, D. (2008) ￿Recent advances in dynamic indentation fracture, impact damage and fragmentation of ceramics￿. J. Amer. Ceramic Society, 91 (9), 2777-2791. DOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2008.02624.x.
  • Arag￿A. M., Wayer, J. K., Geubelle, P. H., Goldberg, D. E. and White, S. R. (2008) ￿Design of microvascular flow networks using multi-objective genetic algorithms￿. Comp. Methods Applied Mech. Eng., 197, 4399-4410. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2008.05.025.
  • Inglis, H., Geubelle, P.H. and Matous, K. (2008) ￿Boundary condition effects on multiscale analysis of damage localization.￿ Phil. Magazine, 88:16, 2373-2397. DOI: 10.1080/14786430802345645.
  • Brassart, L., Inglis, H. M., Delannay, L., Doghri, I. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿An extended Mori-Tanaka homogenization scheme for finite strain modeling of debonding in particle-reinforced elastomers￿. Computational Materials Science, in press. DOI: doi:10.1016/j.commatsci.2008.06.021.
  • Kandula, S. S. V., Hartfield, C. D., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2008) ￿Adhesion strength measurement of polymer dielectric interfaces using laser spallation technique.￿ Thin Solid Films, 516:21, 7627-7635. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2008.05.033.
  • Tran, P., Kandula, S., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2008) ￿Hybrid spectral/finite element analysis of dynamic delamination of patterned thin films.￿ Eng. Fracture Mech., 75:14, 4217-4233.
  • Roe, B., Jaiman, A., Haselbacher, A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Combined interface boundary condition method for coupled thermal simulations￿. Int. J. Numer. Methods in Fluids, 57, 329-354.
  • Kumar, N. C., Matous, K. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Reconstruction of periodic unit cells of multimodal random particulate composites using genetic algorithms￿. Computational Materials Science, 42:2, 352-367.
  • Matous, K., Kulkarni, M. G. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Multiscale cohesive failure modeling of heterogeneous adhesives￿. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 56:4, 1511-1533.
  • Mangala, S., Wilmarth, T., Chakravorty, S., Choudhury, N., Kale, L. V. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Parallel adaptive simulations of dynamic fracture events￿. To appear in Engineering with Computers.
  • Nittur, P., Maiti, S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2008) ￿Grain-level analysis of dynamic fragmentation of ceramics under multi-axial compression￿. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 56:3, 993-1017.
  • Roe, B., Haselbacher, A. and Geubelle, P. H. (2007) ￿Stability of explicit coupled thermal simulations on a moving grid￿. Int. J. Numer. Methods in Fluids, 54, 1097-1117.
  • Tan, H., Huang, Y., Liu, C., Ravichandran, G., Inglis, H. M. and Geubelle, P. H. (2007) ￿The uniaxial tension of particulate composite materials with nonlinear interface debonding.￿ Int. J. Solids Struct., 44:6, 1809-1822.
  • Inglis, H., Matous, K., Tan, H., Geubelle, P. H. and Huang, Y. (2007) ￿Cohesive modeling of dewetting in particulate composites: micromechanics vs. multiscale finite element analysis￿. Mech. Materials, 39:6, 580-595.
  • Matous, K. and Geubelle, P. H (2006) ￿Finite element formulation for modeling particle debonding in reinforced elastomers subjected to finite deformations￿. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 196, 620-633.
  • Dantuluri, V., Maiti, S., Geubelle, P. H., Patel, R. and Kilic, H. (2007) ￿Cohesive modeling of delamination in Z-pin reinforced composite laminates.￿ Composites Science & Technology, 67:3-4, 616-631.
  • Matous, K., Inglis, H. M., Gu, X., Rypl, D., Jackson, T. L. and Geubelle, P. H. (2007) ￿Multiscale modeling of solid propellants: From particle packing to grain failure.￿ Composites Science & Technology, 67:7-8, 1694-1708.
  • Jaiman, R. K., Jiao, X., Geubelle, P. H. and Loth, E. (2006) ￿Conservative load transfer along curved fluid-solid interface with non-matching meshes￿. J. Computational Physics, 218:1, 372-397.
  • Maiti, S., Shankar, C., Geubelle, P. H. and Kieffer, J. (2006) ￿Continuum- and molecular-level modeling of fatigue crack propagation in self-healing composite￿. J. Eng. Mater. Technology, 128:4, 595-602.
  • Kandula, S., Abanto-Bueno, J., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2006) ￿Cohesive modeling of quasi-static fracture in functionally graded materials￿. J. Applied Mechanics, 73, 783-791.
  • Matous, K. and Geubelle, P. H (2006) ￿Multiscale analysis of particle debonding in reinforced elastomers subjected to finite deformation￿. Int. J. Numer. Meth. Eng., 65, 190-223.
  • Jaiman, R. K., Jiao, X., Geubelle, P. H. and Loth, E. (2005) ￿Assessment of conservative load transfer schemes for nonmatching interface in fluid-solid interaction￿. Int. J. Numer. Meth. Eng., 64, 2014-2038.
  • Tan, H., Liu, C., Huang, Y. and Geubelle, P. H. (2005) ￿The cohesive law for the particle/matrix interfaces in high explosives￿. J. Mech. Physics Solids, 53, 1892-1917.
  • Tan, H., Huang, Y., Liu, C. and Geubelle, P. H. (2005) ￿The Mori-Tanaka method for composite materials with nonlinear interface debonding￿. Int. J. Plasticity, 21, 1890-1918.
  • Tan, H., Liu, C., Huang, Y., and Geubelle, P.H. (2006) ￿Effect of nonlinear interface debonding on the constitutive model of composite materials￿. International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering 4, 147-167.
  • Maiti, S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2006) ￿Cohesive modeling of fatigue crack retardation in polymers: Crack closure effect￿. Eng. Fracture Mech., 73:1, 22-41.
  • Hendrickx, J., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2005) ￿A spectral scheme to simulate the mode III dynamic delamination of thin films￿. Eng. Fracture Mech., 72, 1866-1891
  • Kandula, S., Abanto-Bueno, J., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2004) ￿Cohesive modeling of dynamic fracture of functionally graded materials￿. Int. J. Fracture, 132, 275-296.
  • Maiti, S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2005) ￿A cohesive model for fatigue failure of polymers￿. Eng. Fracture Mechanics, 72:5, 691-708.
  • Zhang, P., Jiang, H., Huang Y., Geubelle, P. H. and Hwang, K. C. (2004) ￿An atomistic-based continuum theory for carbon nanotubes: analysis of fracture nucleation￿. J. Mech. Physics Solids, 52:5, 977-998.
  • Maiti, S., Rangaswamy, K. and Geubelle, P. H. (2005) ￿Mesoscale analysis of dynamic fragmentation of ceramics under tension￿. Acta Materialia, 53:3, 823-834.
  • Kubair, D., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2005) ￿Asymptotic analysis of a mode III stationary crack in a ductile functionally graded material￿. J. Applied Mechanics, 72:4, 461-467.
  • Jiang, H., Zhang, P., Liu, B., Huang, Y., Geubelle, P. H., Gao, H. and Hwang, K. C. (2002) ￿The effect of nanotube radius on the constitutive model for carbon nanotubes￿. Computational Material Science, 28, 429-442.
  • Maiti, S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2002) ￿Mesoscale modeling of dynamic fracture of ceramic materials￿. Computer Modeling in Eng. & Science, 5:2, 91-101.
  • Kubair, D. and Geubelle, P. H. (2003) ￿Comparative analysis of extrinsic and intrinsic cohesive models of dynamic fracture￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 40:15
  • Zhang P., Huang Y., Geubelle P. H., and Hwang K. C. (2002) ￿On the continuum modeling of carbon nanotubes￿. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 18:5, 528-536.
  • Zhang, P., Huang, Y., Geubelle, P. H., Klein, P. A. and Hwang, K. C. (2002) ￿The elastic modulus of single-wall carbon nanotubes: a continuum analysis incorporating interatomic potentials￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 39, 3893-3906.
  • Zhu, Q., Shrotriya, P., Sottos, N. R. and Geubelle, P. H. (2003) ￿Three-dimensional simulation of viscoelastic response of a woven composite substrate for multilayer PCB￿. Composite Science and Technology, 63, 1971-1983.
  • Bi, X., Li, Z., Geubelle, P. H. and Lambros, J. (2002) Dynamic fiber debonding and frictional push-out in model composite systems: numerical simulations￿. Mechanics of Materials, 34, 433-446.
  • Kubair, D., Geubelle, P. H. and Huang, Y. (2003) ￿Analysis of a rate-dependent cohesive model for dynamic crack propagation￿. Eng. Fracture Mech., 50:5, 685-704.
  • Kubair, D., Geubelle, P. H. and Huang, Y. (2002) ￿Intersonic crack propagation in homogeneous media under shear-dominated loading: Theoretical analysis￿. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 50:8, 1547-1564.
  • Li Z., Bi X., Lambros J. and Geubelle P. H. (2002) ￿Dynamic fiber debonding and frictional push-out in model composite systems: experimental observations￿. Experimental Mechanics, 42:4, 417-425.
  • Hwang, C. and Geubelle, P. (2000) ￿A spectral scheme to simulate dynamic fracture problems in composites￿. Computer Modeling in Eng. & Science, 1:4, 45-56.
  • White, S. R., Sottos, N. R., Geubelle, P. H., Moore, J. S., Kessler, M. R., Sriram, S. R., Brown, E. N. and Viswanathan, S. (2001) ￿Autonomic healing of polymer composites￿. Nature, 409, 794-797.
  • Wood, B., Loth, E. and Geubelle, P. H. (2002) ￿A numerical methodology for an aeroelastic supersonic viscous flow￿. J. Fluid and Structures, 16:8, 1127-1144.
  • Zhu Q. and Geubelle, P.H. (2002) ￿Dimensional accuracy of thermoset composites: shape optimization￿. J. Composite Materials, 36:6, 647-672.
  • Li, M., Zhu, Q., Geubelle, P. H. and Tucker, C. L. (2001) ￿Optimal curing for thermoset matrix composites: thermomechanical considerations￿. Polymer Composites, 22,118-131.
  • Zhu Q., Li M., Geubelle, P.H. and Tucker, C. L. (2001) ￿Dimensional accuracy of thermoset composites: simulation of process-induced residual stresses￿. J. Composite Materials, 35:24, 2171-2205.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Kubair, D. (2001) ￿Intersonic crack propagation in homogeneous media under shear-dominated loading: Numerical analysis￿. J. Mech. Physics Solids, 49:3, 571-587.
  • Lin, G., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. (2001) ￿Simulation of fiber debonding with friction in a model composite pushout test￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 38:46-47, 8547-8562.
  • Breitenfeld, M. S. and Geubelle, P. H. (2000) ￿Parallel implementation of a spectral scheme for the simulation of 3D dynamic fracture events￿. Int. J. High Performance Computing Appl., 14:1, 26-38.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Baylor, J. (1998) ￿Impact-induced delamination of composites: a 2D simulation￿. Composites B, 29B, 589-602.
  • Breitenfeld, M. S. and Geubelle, P. H. (1998) ￿Numerical analysis of dynamic debonding under 2D in-plane and 3D loading￿. Int. J. Fracture, 93, 13-38.
  • Geubelle, P. H. (1997) ￿A numerical method for elastic and viscoelastic dynamic fracture problems in homogeneous and bimaterial systems￿. Computational Mechanics, 20:1-2, 20-25.
  • Danyluk, M. J., Geubelle, P. H. and Hilton, H. H. (1998) ￿2D and 3D dynamic fracture in viscoelastic media￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 35:28-29, 3831-3853.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Breitenfeld, M. S. (1997) ￿Numerical analysis of dynamic debonding under anti-plane shear loading￿. Int. J. Fracture, 85, 265-282.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Danyluk, M. J. and Hilton, H. H. (1997) ￿Dynamic mode III fracture in viscoelastic media￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 35, 761-782.
  • Morrissey, J. W. and Geubelle, P. H. (1997) ￿A numerical scheme for mode III dynamic fracture problems￿. Int. J. Numer. Meth. Eng., 40, 1181-1196.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Rice, J. R. (1995) ￿A spectral method for 3D elastodynamic fracture problems￿. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 43:11, 1791-1824.
  • Geubelle, P. H. (1995) ￿Finite deformation effects in homogeneous and interfacial fracture￿. Int. J. Solids Structures, 36:6/7, 1003-1016.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1995) ￿A note related to energy-release rate computations for kinking interface cracks￿. ASME J. Appl. Mech., 62:1, 266-267.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1994) ￿Finite strains at the tip of a crack in a sheet of hyperelastic material: 3. General bimaterial case￿. J. Elasticity, 35, 139-174.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1994) ￿Finite strains at the tip of a crack in a sheet of hyperelastic material: 2. Special bimaterial cases￿. J. Elasticity, 35, 99-137.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1994) ￿Finite strains at the tip of a crack in a sheet of hyperelastic material: 1. Homogeneous case￿. J. Elasticity, 35, 31-98.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1995) ￿Crack propagation at and near bimaterial interfaces under general loading : nonlinear analysis￿. ASME J. Appl. Mech., 62:3, 601-606.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1994) ￿Crack propagation at and near bimaterial interfaces : linear analysis￿. ASME J. Appl. Mech., 61, 560-566.

Articles in Conference Proceedings

  • Zhan, K., Jin, J.-M., and Geubelle, P. H. ￿An interface-enriched generalized FEM for EM analysis of composites with nonconformal meshes.￿ 2016 IEEE/ACES International Conference on Wireless Information Technology and Systems (ICWITS) and Applied Computational Electromagnetics (ACES). Honolulu, HI.
  • Najafi, A. R., Safdari, M., and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Material design using a NURBS-based shape optimization scheme.￿ AIAA Paper 2016-1170, SciTech 2016, San Diego, CA, January 2016
  • Zhang, K., Najafi, A. R., Geubelle, P. H. and Jin, J.-M. ￿A 2D interface-enriched generalized FEM for EM analysis of composite materials.￿ 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North-American Radio Science Meeting. Vancouver, BC, Canada. July 19-25, 2015.
  • Zhang, K., Geubelle, P. H. and Jin, J.-M. ￿A 3D interface-enriched generalized FEM for EM analysis of composite materials.￿ 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North-American Radio Science Meeting. Vancouver, BC, Canada. July 19-25, 2015.
  • Zhang, K., Jin, J.-M., and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Multiscale modeling of the radar signature of a composite aircraft.￿ AIAA SciTech 2015 Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida, January 2015.
  • Najafi, A., Coppola, A., Soghrati, S., Sottos, N. R., White, S. R., and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Microvascular composite skin panels for hypersonic aircraft.￿ Paper AIAA-2014-0630, AIAA SciTech 2014 Meeting, National Harbor, MD, January 2014.
  • Grady, M. E., Geubelle, P.H., Sottos, N. R., ￿Molecular Tailoring of Interfacial Adhesion Using Self-Assembled Monolayers.￿ Proceedings of the 13th Annual SEM Conference & Exposition on Experimental & Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL. June 2013.
  • Soghrati, S., Najafi, A., Sottos, N. R., White, S. R., and Geubelle, P. H. "Computational design of actively-cooled microvascular composite skin panels for hypersonic aircraft." AIAA SDM Meeting, April 2013, Boston, MA.
  • Ostoich C., Bodony, D. J., Geubelle, P. H.,"˜Aerothermal analysis of the coupled response of a panel under a supersonic turbulent flow using direct numerical simulation." AIAA ASM Meeting, January 2013, Dallas, TX.
  • Sucheendran, M., Bodony, D., and Geubelle, P. H. "Coupled structural-acoustic response of a duct-mounted elastic plate with grazing flow. " AIAA Paper 2012-2169. 18th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference (33rd AIAA Aeroacoustics Conference). June 4-6, 2012, Colorado Springs, CO.
  • Soghrati, S., Najafi, A., Hughes, K., Thakre, P., Duarte, C. A., Sottos, N. R., White, S. R. and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Computational design of actively-cooled microvascular composites for high temperature application.￿ Proceedings of AIAA SDM meeting, Hawaii, April 2012.
  • Ostoich, C., Bodony, D. J., and Geubelle, P. H. " Prediction of heat transfer into a thermally compliant surface in a Mach 5.73 boundary layer using direct numerical simulation. " AIAA Paper 2011-3706. 41st AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, June 27-30, 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Sucheendran, M., Bodony, D., and Geubelle, P. H. " Structural-acoustic response of an elastic plate in a duct : Comparison of theory with numerical simulation." AIAA Paper 2011-2850, 17th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference (32nd AIAA Aeroacoustics Conference). June 5-8, 2011. Portland, OR.
  • Sucheendran, M., Bodony, D., and Geubelle, P. H. "Structural-acoustic response of a cavity-backed plate in a duct." AIAA Paper 2011-2015, 52nd AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference. April 4-7, 2011, Denver, CO.
  • Ostoich, C., Bodony, D. and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Development and validation of a first principles fluid-thermal multi-physics solver for hypersonic boundary layer heat transfer problems.￿ AIAA SDM Conference, Denver, CO, 2011.
  • Sucheendran M., Bodony, D. J., Geubelle, P. H., ``Structural-acoustic interaction of a cavity-backed, clamped, elastic plate with sound in a duct,'' Bull. Amer. Phys. Soc., Vol 54(19), 2009.
  • Ostoich C., Bodony, D. J., Geubelle, P. H., ``Coupled computational fluid-thermal investigation of hypersonic flow over a quilted dome surface,'' Bull. Amer. Phys. Soc., Vol 54(19), 2009.
  • Tran, P., Kandula, S., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. ￿Dynamic delamination testing of patterned thin films: a combined experimental and numerical study￿. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Fracture, Ottawa, July 12-17, 2009.
  • Kandula, S. S. V., Geubelle, P. H. and Sottos, N. R. ￿Dynamic adhesion test to measure thin film interface fracture toughness￿. Society of Experimental Mechanics XI, Orlando, FL, June 2-5, 2008.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Maiti, S., Kulkarni, M. and Matous, K. ￿Multiscale cohesive modeling of fatigue response of a self-healing composite￿ First International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Noordwijk, Netherlands, April 2007.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Inglis, H. M., Kramer, J. D., Patel, J. J., Kumar, N. C. and Tan, H. ￿Multiscale modeling of dewetting damage in highly filled particulate composites￿. Proceedings of the 2006 Multiscale and Functionally Graded Materials Conference, October 15-18, 2006, Hawaii.
  • Arag￿A. M., Hansen, C. J., Wu, W., Geubelle, P. H., Lewis, J. and White, S. R. ￿Computational design and optimization of a biomimetic self healing/cooling material.￿ In Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional and Composite Materials 2007, Edited by M. J. Dapino. Proceedings of SPIE, 6526. San Diego, CA, March 2007.
  • Jaiman, R., Geubelle, P. H., Loth, E. and Jiao, X. M. ￿Stable and accurate loosely-coupled scheme for unstead fluid/structure interaction￿. Paper AIAA-2007-334. AIAA Conference, Reno, January 2007.
  • Tan, H., Huang, Y., Geubelle, P. H., Liu, C. and Breitenfeld, M. S. ￿An Energy Approach to a Micromechanics Model Accounting for Nonlinear Interface Debonding￿. 41st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE JPC Conference and Exhibit, July 10-13, 2005. Tucson, AZ. Paper AIAA-2005-3995.
  • Matous, K., Inglis, H. M., Gu, X., Jackson, T., Rypl, D. and Geubelle, P. H. "Multiscale Damage Modeling of Solid Propellants: Theory and Computational Framework”. 41st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE JPC Conference and Exhibit, July 10-13, 2005. Tucson, AZ. Paper AIAA 2005-4347.
  • White, S.R., Maiti, S., Jones, A., Brown, E.N., Sottos, N.R. and Geubelle, P.H. "Fatigue of self-healing polymers: multiscale analysis and experiments￿. Proceedings of ICF11, Turin, Italy, March 2005.
  • Geubelle, P.H., Dantuluri, V., Koppaka, S.B. and Phinney, L. "Cohesive modeling of adhesion reduction of mems cantilevers through laser heating￿. Proceedings of ICF11, Turin, Italy, March 2005.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Hendrickx, J. and Sottos, N.R. "Spectral scheme for analysis of dynamic delamination of a thin film.￿ . Proceedings of ICF11, Turin, Italy, March 2005.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Maiti, S. and Rangaswamy, K. ￿Mesoscale modeling of fragmentation of ceramics under dynamic compressive loading. Proceedings of ICF11, Turin, Italy, March 2005.
  • Maiti, S., Rangaswamy, K. and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Fragmentation of ceramics in rapid expansion mode.￿ Proceedings of the 8th Conference of the Fracture Mechanics of Ceramics. Houston, TX. February 25-28, 2003.
  • Fiedler, R. A., Breitenfeld, M. S., Jiao, X., Haselbacher, A. Geubelle, P. H., Guoy, D. and Brandyberry, M. ￿Simulaitons of slumping propellant and flexing inhibitors in solid propellant rocket motors.￿ 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE JPC Conference and Exhibit, July 7-10, 2002. Paper AIAA 2002-4341.
  • Hwang, C., Massa, L., Fiedler, R. and Geubelle, P. H. ￿Simulation of convective burning and dynamic fracture in solid propellants.￿ 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE JPC Conference and Exhibit, July 7-10, 2002. Paper AIAA 2002-4342.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Maiti, S. ￿Simulation of damage mechanisms in high-speed grinding of structural ceramics.￿ Proceedings of ICF 10. Honolulu, December 2-7, 2001.
  • Lambros, J., Bi, X. and Geubelle, P. H. ￿High-speed debonding and frictional sliding in composite systems: experimental observations and numerical simulations.￿ Proceedings of ICF 10. Honolulu, December 2-7, 2001.
  • Lambros, J., Bi X. and Geubelle, P. H., ￿The mechanics of dynamic fiber push-out: experimental and numerical study￿, IMECE 2001, New York, NY, November 2001.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Huang, C., Fiedler, R., Breitenfeld, M. S. and Haselbacher, A. (2001) ￿Simulation of dynamic fracture events in solid propellant rockets￿. 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE JPC Conference and Exhibit, July 8-11, 2001. Paper AIAA 2001-3953.
  • Gefroh, D. L., Hafenrichter, E. S., McIlwain, S. T., Loth, E., Dutton, C. J. and Geubelle, P. H. (2000) ￿Simulation and Experimental Analysis of a Novel SBLI Flow Control System￿. AIAA Fluid 2000 Conference, 19-22 June 2000, Denver, CO. Paper AIAA 2000-2237.
  • Wood, B., Loth, E., Geubelle, P. H. and McIlwain, S. (2000) ￿A numerical methodology for an aeroelastic SBLI Flow￿. 38th Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Reno, NV, 10-13 January 2000. Paper AIAA 2000-0552.
  • Hwang, C. and Geubelle, P. H. (2000) ￿Subsonic and intersonic crack propagation in unidirectional and cross-ply composites￿. Proceedings of ASME IMECE 2000 in Orlando, November 2000.
  • Zhu, Q. and Geubelle, P. H. (2000) ￿Effects of the manufacturing process on the dimensional accuracy of thermoset composites￿. Proceedings of ASME IMECE 2000 in Orlando, November 2000.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Breitenfeld, M. S., Kubair, D. and Hwang, C. (2000) ￿Simulation of fundamental dynamic fracture problems using a spectral scheme￿. In Advances in Computational Engineering & Sciences. Edited by S. N. Atluri and F. W. Brust. Tech. Science Press. Proceedings of ICES2K held in Annaheim, CA, in August 2000.
  • Geubelle, P. H., Lin, G. and Sottos, N. R. (1999) ￿Simulation of a fiber pushout test in model polyester/epoxy composite￿. Proceedings of ICCM-12, Paris, July 5-9, 1999.
  • Wood, B., Loth, E., and Geubelle, P. H. (1999) ￿Shock/boundary-layer interaction control with aeroelastic transpiration￿. 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, San Francisco CA, July 17-21, 1999; FEDSM99-6924.
  • Wood, B., Loth, E., and Geubelle, P. H. (1999) ￿Mesoflaps for aeroelastic transpiration for SBLI control￿, 37th Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Reno NV, January 1999; AIAA 99-0614.
  • Jung, D., Hegeman, A., Sottos, N. R., Geubelle, P. H. and White, S. R. (1997) ￿Self-healing composites using embedded micro-spheres,￿ Composite and Functionally Graded Materials, Jacob, K., Katsube, N., and Jones, W., Eds., Vol. MD-80, in Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, pp. 265-275.
  • Geubelle, P. H. and Knauss, W. G. (1993) ￿Crack propagation in homogeneous and bimaterial sheets under general in-plane loading : Nonlinear analysis￿, in ￿Ultrasonic Characterization and Mechanics of Interfaces￿, S. I. Rokhlin, S. K. Datta and Y. D. S. Rajapakse, eds; Proceeding of the 1993 ASME Winter Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA; Nov.28-Dec.3, 1993.

Patents

  • ￿Method and apparatus for control of shock/boundary-layer interactions￿. Loth, E., Dutton, C., Geubelle, P. H., White, S., Tortorelli, D. and Alleyne, A. U.S. Patent # 6,651,935.
  • ￿Multifunctional autonomically healing composite material￿. White, S. R., Sottos, N. R., Geubelle, P. H., Moore, J. S., Sriram, S. R., Kessler, M. R., Brown E. N. U.S. Patent # 6,518,330.

Professional Societies

  • ASME Member of the Executive Committee of the Materials Division (2017-present)
  • ASME Technical Committee on Dynamic Behavior of Materials (Secretary: 2005-2007, Chair: 2007-2009)
  • ASME Technical Committee on Computations in Applied Mechanics (Vice-Chair: 2009-2011, Chair: 2011-2014)
  • ASME Technical Committee on Fracture and Failure Mechanics

Service on University Committees

  • University Budget Oversight Committee (2016-present) - Chair
  • University Search Committee for Director of Beckman Institute (2016-2017) - Chair
  • University Council of Unit Executive Officers (2014-2015)
  • University Committee on Performance Review for Director of Beckman Institute (2015)
  • University Committee on Doctoral Candidacy (2014)
  • University Committee on Graduate Tuition Allocation and Expenditure Pilot Program (2013-2014)
  • ASCI/CSAR Science Steering Committee (1997-2008)

Service on Department Committees

  • Department Head (2012-present)
  • Interim Head (2011-2012)
  • Associate Head of Graduate Program (2008-2011)
  • Associate Head for Undergraduate Program and Chief Undergraduate Advisor (2007-2008)
  • Graduate Policy Committee (2006-2007)
  • Planning Committee (2003-2007)
  • Ad Hoc Committee on Qualifying Exam (2004)
  • Faculty Search Committee (2003 (Chair) and 2005)
  • Computer Committee (2004-present)
  • T.A. Committee (2002-2005)
  • Ad Hoc Teaching Assistantship Committee (Chair, 2001-2002)
  • Qualifying Exam Committee (Chair, 2000-2001, 2006-present)
  • Computer Resource Committee (1999-2000)
  • Undergraduate Curriculum Committee (1995-2000, 2002-present)
  • Admission Committee (Chair 1998-2003)

Service on College Committees

  • College Committee on Performance Review for NPRE Head (2016) - Chair
  • College GEBI Professorship Committee (2015-present)
  • College Working Group on IT Strategy Alignment (2015-present)
  • College Committee on Scholarship Campaign (2013-2014)
  • College Committee on ICR Allocation Policy (2013-2014)
  • College Committee on Space Allocation (Chair) (2013)
  • Committee on Faculty Teaching Development (Chair) (2011-2012)
  • Steering Committee on IT at Engineering (2010-2011)
  • Committee on Advancement of the Recruitment and Retention Environment (2009-2011)
  • Engineering Council on Global Initiatives (2008-present)
  • Steering Committee on Information Services (Chair) (2008-present)
  • Teaching Evaluation and Improvement Committee (2005-present)
  • Search Committee for AE Department Head (1998 and 2007)
  • Search Committee for CEE Department Head (2004)
  • Search Committee in Nano-Technology (2004-2005)
  • Strategic Planning Committee (2002-2003)
  • Engineering Workstation Steering Committee (1997 to 2002, Chair 9/2001 to 5/2002)

Service to Federal and State Government

  • National Space Grant Foundation Board: Chair of the Committee charged to recruit the new Executive Director (2015-2016)
  • President of the Board of the National Space Grant Foundation (2015-present)
  • Board member of the National Space Grant Foundation (2009-present)
  • Chair of Great Midwest Association of Space Grant Consortium (2008-2011)
  • Illinois Space Grant Consortium Director (2003-present)

Teaching Honors

  • Provost Award for Guiding Undergraduate Research, University of Illinois (2014)
  • Outstanding advisors list, College of Engineering, University of Illinois (2009, 2010, 2011)
  • Stanley H. Pierce Award, College of Engineering, University of Illinois (2007)
  • Accenture Excellence in Advising Award, University of Illinois College of Engineering Everitt (2005)
  • College of Engineering Everitt Teaching Award, University of Illinois (2000)
  • AIAA Teacher of the Year Award, University of Illinois (1998, 2008)
  • “Incomplete List of Teachers Rated as Excellent by Their Students,” (1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2012)

Research Honors

  • Bliss Professorship, College of Engineering, University of Illinois (2011 )
  • ASME Fellow (2009)
  • Best Paper of the Year Award, Materials Division, ASME (2007)
  • Bliss Faculty Scholar, College of Engineering, University of Illinois (2005-2008)
  • American Society for Composites Best Paper Award, 16th Technical Conference, Polymer Matrix Composite Division (2001)
  • University of Illinois College of Engineering Xerox Research Award (1999, 2005)
  • NSF Career Award (1998)
  • N.A.T.O. Postdoctoral Fellowship (1994)