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Dissertations from 2014

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Social Scene Understanding from Social Cameras, Hyun Soo Park

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Origins of thermal conductivity changes in strained crystals, Kevin D. Parrish, Ankit Jain, Jason M. Larkin, Wissam A. Saidi, and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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Analytical interpretation of nondiffusive phonon transport in thermoreflectance thermal conductivity measurements, K. T. Regner, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Jonathan A. Malen

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Capillary Kinetics Between Multi Asperity Surfaces, Emrecan Soylemez

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Robust Bode Methods for Feedback Controller Design of Uncertain Systems, Jonathan Taylor

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Toward autonomous avian-inspired grasping for micro aerial vehicles., Justin Thomas, Giuseppe Loianno, Joseph Polin, Koushil Sreenath, and Vijay Kumar

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Energy harvesting with stacked dielectric elastomer transducers: Nonlinear theory, optimization, and linearized scaling law, A. Tutcuoglu and Carmel Majidi

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Saddle-like deformation in a dielectric elastomer actuator embedded with liquid-phase gallium-indium electrodes, James Wissman, Lauren Finkenauer, Luca Deseri, and Carmel Majidi

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Design of Two Lightweight, High-Bandwidth Torque-Controlled Ankle Exoskeletons, Kirby Anne Witte, Juanjuan Zhang, Rachel W. Jackson, and Steven Collins

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Local Flow Manipulation by Rotational Motion of Magnetic Micro-Robots and Its Applications, Zhou Ye

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The Role of Substrate Stiffness on the Dynamics of Actin Rich Structures and Cell Behavior, Yukai Zeng

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Experimental comparison of torque control methods on an ankle exoskeleton during human walking, Juanjuan Zhang, Chien Chern Cheah, and Steven Collins

Submissions from 2013

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Two independent contributions to step variability during over-ground human walking., Steven Collins and Arthur D. Kuo

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Universal phonon mean free path spectra in crystalline semiconductors at high temperature., Justin P. Freedman, Jacob H. Leach, Edward A. Preble, Zlatko Sitar, Robert F. Davis, and Jonathan A. Malen

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Multiphysics modeling of a micro-scale Stirling refrigeration system, Dongzhi Guo, Alan J.H. McGaughey, Jinsheng Gao, Gary K. Fedder, Minyoung Lee, and Shi-Chune Yao

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Sensitivity of Vehicle Market Share Predictions to Discrete Choice Model Specification, C. Grace Haaf, Jeremy J. Michalek, W. Ross Morrow, and Yimin Liu

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Experimental estimates of in-plane thermal conductivity in FePt-C granular thin film heat assisted magnetic recording media using a model layered system, Hoan Ho, Abhishek A. Sharma, Wee-Liat Ong, Jonathan A. Malen, James A. Bain, and Jian-Gang Zhu

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Disruption of superlattice phonons by interfacial mixing, Samuel C. Huberman, Jason M. Larkin, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Cristina H. Amon

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Phonon transport in periodic silicon nanoporous films with feature sizes greater than 100 nm, Ankit Jain, Ying-ju Yu, and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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Predicting alloy vibrational mode properties using lattice dynamics calculations, molecular dynamics simulations, and the virtual crystal approximation, Jason M. Larkin and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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Broadband near-field radiative thermal emitter/absorber based on hyperbolic metamaterials: Direct numerical simulation by the Wiener chaos expansion method, Baoan Liu and Sheng Shen

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Numerical and experimental analysis of composite fouling in corrugated plate heat exchangers, Wei Li, Hong-xia Li, Guan-qiu Li, and Shi-Chune Yao

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Gas-particle partitioning of primary organic aerosol emissions: (1) Gasoline vehicle exhaust, Andrew A. May, Albert A. Presto, Christopher J. Hennigan, Ngoc T. Nguyen, Timothy D. Gordon, and Allen L. Robinson

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Traction Processes of Wheels in Loose, Granular Soil, Scott J. Moreland

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A Physics-Based, Eulerian-Lagrangian Computational Modeling Framework to Predict Particle Flow and Tribological Phenomena, Jeremiah N. Mpagazehe

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A new cryomacroscope device (Type III) for visualization of physical events in cryopreservation with applications to vitrification and synthetic ice modulators., Yoed Rabin, Michael J. Taylor, Justin S.G. Feig, Simona Baicu, and Zhen Chen

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Instrumentation of broadband frequency domain thermoreflectance for measuring thermal conductivity accumulation functions, K. T. Regner, Shubhaditya Majumdar, and Jonathan A. Malen

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Tuning near field radiation by doped silicon, Jiawei Shi, Pengfei Li, Baoan Liu, and Sheng Shen

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Experimental and Thermo-Economic Analysis of Catalytic Gasification and Fuel Cell Power Systems, Nicholas S. Siefert

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The impact of film thickness and substrate surface roughness on the thermal resistance of aluminum nitride nucleation layers, Zonghui Su, Justin P. Freedman, Jacob H. Leach, Edward A. Preble, Robert F. Davis, and Jonathan A. Malen

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Compositionally matched nitrogen-doped Ge2Sb2Te5/Ge2Sb2Te5 superlattice-like structures for phase change random access memory, Chun Chia Tan, Luping Shi, Rong Zhao, Qiang Guo, Yi Li, Yi Yang, Tow Chong Chong, Jonathan A. Malen, Wee-Liat Ong, Tuviah E. Schlesinger, and James A. Bain

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Collapse of triangular channels in a soft elastomer, Daniel Tepáyotl-Ramírez, Tong Lu, Yong-Lae Park, and Carmel Majidi

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Direct and quantitative photothermal absorption spectroscopy of individual particulates, Jonathan K. Tong, Wei-Chun Hsu, Sang Eon Han, Brian R. Burg, Ruiting Zheng, Sheng Shen, and Gang Chen

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Life Cycle Cost and Environmental Implications of U.S. Electric Vehicle and Charging Infrastructure Scenarios, Elizabeth J. Traut

Submissions from 2012

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Thermal expansion of the cryoprotectant cocktail DP6 combined with synthetic ice modulators in presence and absence of biological tissues., David P. Eisenberg, Michael J. Taylor, and Yoed Rabin

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Multi-Goal Path Optimization for Robotic Systems with Redundancy based on the Traveling Salesman Problem with Neighborhoods, Iacopo Gentilini

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Development and Analysis of a Tip-based Mechanical Nano-Manufacturing Process: Nanomilling, Bulent Arda Gozen

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Nanostructure thermal conductivity prediction by Monte Carlo sampling of phonon free paths, Alan J.H. McGaughey and Ankit Jain

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Gecko-Inspired, Controlled Adhesion and Its Applications, Yigit Menguc

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Tip Based Automated Nanomanipulation using Scanning Probe Microscopy, Onur Ozcan

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Influence of cross-sectional geometry on the sensitivity and hysteresis of liquid-phase electronic pressure sensors, Yong-Lae Park, Daniel Tepáyotl-Ramírez, Robert J. Wood, and Carmel Majidi

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Patient-Specific 3D Vascular Reconstruction and Computational Assessment of Biomechanics – an Application to Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Samarth Shankar Raut

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Ab initio atomistic thermodynamics study of the early stages of Cu(100) oxidation, Wissam A. Saidi, Minyoung Lee, Liang Li, Guangwen Zhou, and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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A Validation Study of Lithium-ion Cell Constant C-Rate Discharge Simulation with Battery Design Studio®, Apurba Sakti, Jeremy J. Michalek, Sang-Eun Chun, and Jay F. Whitacre

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Phonon transport across a vacuum gap, Daniel P. Sellan, E. S. Landry, A. Narayanaswamy, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Cristina H. Amon

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Nanoscale thermal radiation between two gold surfaces, Sheng Shen, Anastassios Mavrokefalos, Poetro Sambegoro, and Gang Chen

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Layer-by-layer thermal conductivities of the Group III nitride films in blue/green light emitting diodes, Zonghui Su, Li Huang, Fang Liu, Justin P. Freedman, Lisa M. Porter, Robert F. Davis, and Jonathan A. Malen

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Temperature field reconstruction for minimally invasive cryosurgery with application to wireless implantable temperature sensors and/or medical imaging., Chandrajit Thaokar and Yoed Rabin

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Evaluation of the Effects of Thermal Management on Battery Life in Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles, Tugce Yuksel and Jeremy J. Michalek

Submissions from 2010

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Effect of film thickness on the thermal resistance of confined semiconductor thin films, Eric S. Landry and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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A mechanistic model of critical heat flux under subcooled flow boiling conditions for application to one- and three-dimensional computer codes, Jean-Marie Le Corre, Shi-Chune Yao, and Cristina H. Amon

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Two-phase flow regimes and mechanisms of critical heat flux under subcooled flow boiling conditions, Jean-Marie Le Corre, Shi-Chune Yao, and Cristina H. Amon

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Computerized planning of prostate cryosurgery using variable cryoprobe insertion depth., Michael R. Rossi, Daigo Tanaka, Kenji Shimada, and Yoed Rabin

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Size effects in molecular dynamics thermal conductivity predictions, Daniel P. Sellan, Eric S. Landry, J. E. Turney, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Cristina H. Amon

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Cross-plane phonon transport in thin films, Daniel P. Sellan, J. E. Turney, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Cristina H. Amon

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Thermal conductivity and phonon transport in empty and water-filled carbon nanotubes, John A. Thomas, Ryan M. Iutzi, and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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Predicting phonon dispersion relations and lifetimes from the spectral energy density, John A. Thomas, Joseph E. Turney, Ryan M. Iutzi, Cristina H. Amon, and Alan J.H. McGaughey

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Optimal Design and Allocation of Electrified Vehicles and Dedicated Charging Infrastructure for Minimum Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Elizabeth J. Traut, Chris T. Hendrickson, Erica Klampfl, Yimin Liu, and Jeremy J. Michalek

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In-plane phonon transport in thin films, Joseph E. Turney, Alan J.H. McGaughey, and Cristina H. Amon

Submissions from 2008

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Spray Cooling of High Temperature Metals using High Mass Flux Industrial Nozzles, H. M. Al-Ahmadi and S. C. Yao

Submissions from 1996

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A blend of different tastes : the language of coffee makers, Manish Agarwal and Jonathan Cagan

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Grammatical design and bounded creativity, K. N. Brown, Jonathan Cagan, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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The effect of filler type and volume fraction on the thermal conductivity of several polymer composites, Eric Egan and Christina H. Amon

Submissions from 1995

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Residual stress-driven delamination in deposited multi-layers, Jack L. Beuth, S. H. Narayan, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Droplet-level thermo-mechanical analysis of the microcasting process, R. K. Chin, Jack L. Beuth, Cristina H. Amon, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Interfacial fracture testing in shape deposition manufacturing, Nathan W. Klingbeil, Jack L. Beuth, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Shot peening in shape deposition manufacturing, J. W. Zinn, Jack L. Beuth, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

Submissions from 1994

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Material composition and localized heat generation effects on conjugate heat removal from electronic components, Cristina H. Amon, Jay S. Nigen, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Reduction of acquisition time through optimal component presentation at an assembly workstation, David O. Hunt, Robert H. Sturges, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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An improved shape annealing algorithm for truss topology generation, Giridhar Reddy, Jonathan Cagan, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Reduction of acquisition time through new design for assembly heuristics, Robert H. Sturges, David O. Hunt, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

Submissions from 1993

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Numerical modelling of thermal spray systems, Cristina H. Amon, F. B. Prinz, Kevin Schmaltz, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Optimally directed truss topology generation using shape annealing, Giridhar Reddy, Jonathan Cagan, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

Submissions from 1992

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Towards a new approach to concurrent thermal design of PCBs, Cristina H. Amon, Jay S. Nigen, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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The constrained geometric knapsack problem and its shape annealing solution, Jonathan Cagan and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Product design for the environment : an annotated bibliography, Alon Dominitz, Chris Hendrickson, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Geometric analysis of multivariable control systems, Mark L. Nagurka, Thomas R. Kurfess, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Concurrent thermal designs of PCB's : balancing accuracy with time constraints, Jay S. Nigen, Cristina H. Amon, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A computational model for conceptual design based on function logic, Robert H. Sturges and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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The function of value engineering, Robert H. Sturges and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A computer-aided function logic sketchpad, Robert H. Sturges, Mohammad I. Kilani, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Virtual wedging in three dimensional peg insertion tasks, Robert H. Sturges, Schitt Laowattana, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A graph-based knowledge representation to support design abstraction in CAD systems, Simon Szykman, Jonathan Cagan, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Linear quadratic optimal control design using Chebyshev-based state parameterization, Ssu-Kei Wang, Mark L. Nagurka, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Asymptotic behavior of multivariable and optimal system designs, Ssu-Kei Wang, Mark L. Nagurka, Thomas R. Kurfess, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Design for assembly evaluation of orientation difficulty features, Jui-Te Yang, Robert H. Sturges, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

Submissions from 1991

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Automated modeling to support conceptual design, L Balasubramaniam, Juan Pedro. Paz-Soldán, J Rinderle, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Optimal design for tolerance and manufacturing allocation, Jonathan Cagan, Thomas R. Kurfess, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Shape annealing : a new approach for controlling shape generation, Jonathan Cagan, William J. Mitchell, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A general theory quantifying the root sensitivity function, Thomas R. Kurfess, Mark L. Nagurka, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A geometric paradigm exposing high gain root sensitivity of single-input single-output systems, Thomas R. Kurfess, Mark L. Nagurka, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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A new approach to control design : variable gain plots, Thomas R. Kurfess, Mark L. Nagurka, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.

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Foundations of linear control via a new geometric paradigm, Thomas R. Kurfess, Mark L. Nagurka, and Carnegie Mellon University.Engineering Design Research Center.