Graduate Students

1. Jade, Sameer, Thesis title: Finite element analysis of a femur to deconstruct the design paradox of bone curvature, 2012.
2. Huang, Lu, Thesis title: A Finite Element Model for Soft Tissue Bruising, 2012.
3. Dzialo, Christine, Thesis title: Investigating the Relationship Between Material Property Axes and Strain Orientations in Cebus Capucinus Crania, 2012.
4. Breindel, Jay T., Thesis title: Techniques for Industrial Implementation of Emerging Semantic Technologies, 2011.
5. Samavedam, Krishna, Thesis title: Modeling The Mechanical Morphospace of Neotropical Leaf-Nosed Bat Skull: A 3D Parametric CAD and FE Study, 2011.
6. Wood, Sarah A., Thesis title: Assessing the Biomechanical Effects of Alveoli, Periodontal Ligaments, and Squamosal Sutures in Mammalian Crania, 2011.
7. Dr. Paul Witherell, Dissertation Title: Semantic Methods for Intelligent Distributed Design Environments, 2009 (co-chair with S. Krishnamurty).
8. Rui Fernandes, Project title: Semantic Methods Supporting Engineering Design Innovation, 2009.
9. Justin Rockwell, Thesis title: A Semantic Framework for Reusing Decision Making Knowledge in Engineering Design, 2009.
10. Nirdesh Patel, Thesis title: Efficient Prediction of Bite Fracture Force for Hard Food Items, 2009.
11. Kanuri, N., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Using Ontologies to Facilitate Interoperability of Engineering Tools and Fine Gran Control of Knowledge Sharing, 2007.
12. Mei, Y., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Prediction of Mechanical Performance of a Stent, 2004.
13. Beaudet, D., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Project title: Product Design and Analysis of a Pulp Refiner, 2001.
14. Sampath, A., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Project title: The Finite Element Modeling and Analysis Tutor, 2001.
15. Shanbhag, S., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Metaobject Based Finite Element Modeling, 2001.
16. Dr. Douglas Holzhauer, Dissertation title: Finite Element Analysis Using Component Decomposition and Knowledge Based Control, 1999.
17. Dr. Sandeepan Bhattacharya, Dissertation title: Pressure assisted densification of non-homogeneous ceramic compacts, 1997 (co-chair with K. Jakus).
18. DiTomasso, J., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Stress Analysis of Vias within General Electrics Multichip Module, 1996.
19. Sheehy, M., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: An Object-Oriented Submodeling System for Automated Finite Element Modeling and Analysis of Multichip Modules, 1996.
20. Nellian, S., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Integration of Taguchi Design of Experiments and Finite Element Method for Robust Design, 1996.
21. Dr. Prasanna Katraggada, Dissertation title: An Object Oriented Blackboard Based Approach for Robust Modeling, Analysis and Design, 1995.
22. Kulkarni, S., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Finite Element Based Design Tool for Reliability Assessment of Plated Through Hole Interconnects, 1994.
23. Darbha, K., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Numerical Investigation of Combined Boundary and Domain Based A Posteriori Error Estimation, 1994.
24. Jog, A., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: An Object-oriented Blackboard-based Methodology for Automatic Mesh Generation, 1994.
25. Deuskar, S., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Computer Simulation of the Polystyrene Cup Manufacturing Process, 1994.
26. Benoit, J., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: Finite Element Error Assessment For Material Nonlinear Problems, 1993.
27. Choudhary, S., M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering, Thesis title: Effective Stress Based Finite Element Error Estimation and Adaptive Remeshing for Composite Bodies, 1992.
28. Dr. Kaushik Sahu, Dissertation title: A Manufacturing Based Approach to Preliminary Design Using Coupled Symbolic and Numerical Computing Techniques, 1992.
29. Jayaswal, K., M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering, Thesis title: Finite Element Error Estimation and Convergence for Crack Tip Singular Elements, 1992.
30. Katragadda, P., M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering, Thesis title: Error Estimation and Automatic Adaptive Remeshing in Finite Element Analysis, 1991.
31. Shah, J., M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering, Thesis title: Feature-Based Localized h-Refinement Algroithm for Adaptive Meshing, 1990
32. Young, Z., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: A Rule-Based Computational System for Automatic Finite Element Modeling, 1990.
33. Bushko, W.C., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Thesis title: A New Method for Finite Element Analysis of Transient Heat Transfer with Phase Change, 1989.