Teaching

Undergraduate level
MEEN 368: Solid Mechanics in Mechanical Design (2-2) 
 
Description: Stress analysis of deformable bodies and mech-anical elements; stress transformation; combined loading; failure modes; material failure theories; fracture and fatigue; deflections and instabilities; thick cylinders; curved beams; design of struct-ural/mechanical members; design processes. 
Graduate level
Dynamic behavior of materials (3-0)  
 
Description: Introduction to elastic waves, plastic waves, shock waves, equation of state, shock-induced temperature rise, high strain-rate deformation, viscoplasticity, shear bands, dynamic recovery and recrystallization, dynamic void growth, dynamic crack growth, spall failure & fragmentation.