Related Journal Publications

A. Pre-award archival journal papers related to this project by the investigators (authors in this project are highlighted with bold)

  1. Montestruc AN, Stubblefield MA, Pang SS, Cundy VA, and Lea RH. Smoke and Toxicity Tests of Fiberglass-Resin Composite Pipe Samples. Composites B: Engineering, 28(3): 287-293, 1997.
  2. Montestruc AN, Stubblefield MA, Pang SS, Cundy VA, and Lea RH. Fire Endurance Tests of Dual-Wall Fiberglass-Resin Composite Pipe. Composites B: Engineering, 28(3): 295-299, 1997.
  3. Stubblefield MA, Pang SS, Cundy VA. Heat Loss in Insulated Pipe - The Influence of Thermal Contact Resistance: A Case Study. Composites B: Engineering, 27(1): 85-93, 1996.
  4. Sabapathy PN, Wahab MA, Painter MJ. The prediction of burn-through during in-service welding of gas pipelines. International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 77 (11): 669-677, 2000.
  5. Wahab MA, Sabapathy PN, Painter MJ. The onset of pipewall failure during "in-service" welding of gas pipelines. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 168 (3): 414-422, 2005.
  6. Wahab MA, Alam MS, Pang SS, Peck JA, and Jones RA. Stress Analysis of Non-Conventional Composite Pipes. Composite Structures, 79(1): 125-132, 2007.
  7. Li G and John M. A Crumb Rubber Modified Syntactic Foam. Materials Science and Engineering A, 474(1-2): 390-399, 2008.
  8. Li G and Muthyala VD. A Cement Based Syntactic Foam. Materials Science and Engineering A, 478(1-2): 77-86, 2008.
  9. Li G and Jones N. Development of Rubberized Syntactic Foam. Composite Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 38(6): 1483-1492, 2007.
  10. Maharsia RR, Jerro HD. Enhancing Tensile Strength and Toughness in Syntactic Foams through Nanoclay Reinforcement. Materials Science and Engineering: A, 454-455: 416-422, 2007.
  11. Maharsia R, Gupta N, Jerro HD. Investigation of Flexural Strength Properties of Rubber and Nanoclay Reinforced Hybrid Syntactic Foams. Materials Science and Engineering: A, 417(1-2): 249-258, 2006.
  12. Maharsia R, Gupta N, Jerro HD. Enhancement of Energy Absorption Characteristics of Hollow Glass Particle Filled Composites by Rubber Addition. Materials Science and Engineering A, 395(1-2): 233-240, 2005.
  13. Li G, Zhao Y, and Pang SS. Analytical Modeling of Particle Size and Cluster Effects on Particulate-Filled Composite. Materials Science & Engineering A, 271(1): 43 52, 1999.
  14. Lian K, Jiang JC, Wen S, Liu CG and Ling ZG. Thermal Stability and Resulting Surface Mechanical Properties of Electroplated Nanocrystalline Ni-Based MEMS Material. International Journal of Computational Engineering Science, 4(3): 529-532, 2003.
  15. Ibekwe SI, Mensah PF, Li G, Pang SS, and Stubblefield MA. Impact and Post Impact Response of Laminated Beams at Low Temperatures. Composite Structure, 79(1): 12-17, 2007.
  16. Pang SS, Li G, Helms JE, and Ibekwe SI. Influence of Ultraviolet Radiation on the Low Velocity Impact Response of Laminated Beams. Composite Part B: Engineering, 32(6): 521-528, 2001.
  17. Helms JE, Li G, and Pang SS. Impact Resistance of a Composite Laminate Bonded to a Metal Substrate. Journal of Composite Materials, 35(3): 237-252, 2001.
  18. Li G, Pang SS, Helms JE, and Ibekwe SI. Low Velocity Impact Response of GFRP Laminates Subjected to Cycling Moisture. Polymer Composites, 21(5): 686 695, 2000.
  19. Li G, Pang SS, Zhao Y, and Ibekwe SI. Local Buckling Analysis of Composite Laminate with Large Delaminations Induced by Low Velocity Impact. Polymer Composites, 20(5): 634 642, 1999.
  20. Kidane S, Li G, Helms JE, Pang SS, and Woldesenbet E. Buckling Load Analysis of Grid Stiffened Composite Cylinders. Composite Part B: Engineering, 33(1):1-9, 2003.
  21. Li G and Cheng JQ. A Generalized Analytical Modeling of Grid Stiffened Composite Structures. Journal of Composite Materials, 41(24): 2939-2969, 2007.
  22. Li G and Maricherla D. Advanced Grid Stiffened FRP Tube Encased Concrete Cylinders. Journal of Composite Materials, 41(15):1803-1824, 2007.
  23. Li G and Muthyala VD. Impact Characterization of Sandwich Structures with an Integrated Orthogrid Stiffened Syntactic Foam Core. Composite Science and Technology, 68(9): 2078-2084, 2008.
  24. Li G and Velamarthy RC. Fabricating, Testing, and Modeling of Advanced Grid Stiffened Fiber Reinforced Polymer Tube Encased Concrete Cylinders. Journal of Composite Materials, 42(11): 1103-1124, 2008.
  25. Lian K, Jiang JC and Lin ZG. Processing-microstructure-resulting materials properties of LIGA Ni. Journal of Microsystems Technologies, 13(3-4): 259-264, 2007.
  26. Dai W, Oropeza C, Lian K and Wang WJ. Experiment Design and UV-LIGA Microfabrication Technology to Study the Fracture Toughness of Ni Microstructures. Journal of Microsystems Technologies, 12(4): 306-314, 2006.
  27. Lei Y, Wu Q, Lian K. Cure Kinetics of Aqueous Phenol-Formaldehyde Resins Used for Oriented Strandboard Manufacturing: Analytical Technique. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 100: 1642-1650, 2006.
  28. Griffin SA, Pang SS and Yang C. Strength Model of Adhesive Bonded Composite Pipe Joints under Tension. Polymer Engineering and Science, 31(7): 533-538, 1991.
  29. Stubblefield MA, Yang C, Pang SS, and Lea RH. Development of Heat-Activated Joining Technology for Composite-To-Composite Pipe Using Prepreg Fabric. Polymer Engineering and Science, 38(1): 143-149, 1998.
  30. Mensah PF, Stubblefield MA, Pang SS, and Wingard D. Thermal Analysis Characterization of Fiberglass Epoxy Prepreg Used to Join Composite Pipes. Polymer Engineering and Science, 39(4): 778-788, 1999.
  31. Peck J, Pang SS, Li G, Jones R, and Smith B. Effect of UV-Cured FRP Joint Thickness on Coupled Composite Pipes. Composite Structures, 80(2): 290-297, 2007.
  32. Li G, Davis D, Stewart C, Peck J, and Pang SS. Joining Composite Pipes Using Hybrid Prepreg Welding and Adhesive Bonding. Polymer Composites, 24(6): 697-705, 2003.
  33. Li G, Helms JE, and Pang SS. Development of High Pressure Composite Butt-Weld Joint. Polymer Composites, 24(1): 60-67, 2003.
  34. Pang SS, Li G, Jerro HD, Peck JA, and Stubblefield MA. Fast Joining of Composite Pipes Using UV Curing FRP Composites. Polymer Composites, 25(3): 298-306, 2004.
  35. Peck JA, Li G, Pang SS, and Stubblefield MA. Light Intensity Effect on UV Cured FRP Coupled Composite Pipe Joints. Composites Structures, 64(3-4): 539-549, 2004.
  36. Li G, Pourmohamadian N, Cygan A, Peck J, Helms JE, and Pang SS. Fast Repair of Laminated Beams Using UV Curing Composites. Composite Structures, 60(1): 73-81, 2003.
  37. Yang C, Pang SS, and Griffin SA. Strength Model of Adhesive-Bonded Double-Lap Joints under Cantilevered Bending. Polymer Engineering and Science, 32(9): 632-640, 1992.
  38. Yang C and Pang SS. Stress-Strain Analysis of Adhesive-Bonded Single-Lap Composite Joints under Cylindrical Bending. Composites Engineering, 3(11): 1051-1063, 1993.
  39. Pang SS, Yang C, and Zhao Y. Impact Response of Single-Lap Composite Joints. Composites Engineering, 5(8): 1011-1027, 1995.
  40. Yang C and Pang SS. Stress-Strain Analysis of Single-Lap Composite Joints under Tension. ASME Transaction - Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 118: 247-255, 1996.
  41. Helms JE, Yang C, and Pang SS. Strain Distribution in a Taper-Taper Adhesive-Bonded Joint in a Composite Flat Plate. Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 9: 280-291, 1996.
  42. Helms JE, Yang C, and Pang SS. A Laminated Plate Model of an Adhesive-Bonded Taper-Taper Joint under Tension. Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 119: 408-414, 1997.
  43. Helms JE, Yang C, and Pang SS. Stress-Strain Analysis of a Taper-Taper Adhesive-Bonded Joint Under Cylindrical Bending. Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 121(3): 374-380, 1999.
  44. Li G, Pang SS, Woldesenbet, E, Stubblefield MA, Mensah PF, and Ibekwe SI. Investigation of Prepreg Bonded Composite Single Lap Joint. Composites Part B: Engineering, 32B (8): 651-658, 2001.
  45. Helms JE, Li G, and Pang SS. Buckling Analysis of a Taper-Taper Adhesive-Bonded Composite Joint. Polymer Composites, 24(1): 45-52, 2003.
  46. Cheng JQ and Taheri F. A smart single-lap adhesive joint integrated with partially distributed piezoelectric patches. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 43(5): 1079-1092, 2006.
  47. Cheng JQ and Taheri F. A novel smart adhesive joint system. Smart Materials and Structures, 14(5): 971-981, 2005.
  48. Cheng JQ, Taheri F, Han HP. Strength improvement of a smart adhesive bonded joint system by partially integrated piezoelectric patches. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 20(6): 503-518, 2006.
  49. Cheng JQ, Wu XX, Li G, Taheri F, Pang SS. Development of a smart composite pipe joint integrated with piezoelectric layers under tensile loading. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 43: 5370-5385, 2006.
  50. Cheng JQ, Wu XX, Li G, Pang SS, Taheri F. A novel smart adhesive single-strap joint integrated with shape memory alloy (SMA) reinforced layers. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44(10): 3557-3574, 2007.
  51. Cheng JQ, Wu XX, Li G, Taheri F and Pang SS., Design and analysis of a smart adhesive single-strap joint system integrated with the piezoelectric reinforced composite layers. Composite Science and Technology, 67(6): 1264-1274, 2007.
  52. Cheng JQ, Wu XX, Li G, Pang SS, Taheri F. Design and analysis of a smart composite pipe joint integrated with piezoelectric layers under bending. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44(1): 298-319, 2007.

B. Post-award archival journal papers related to this project by the investigators (Continuously updating) (authors in this project are highlighted with bold)

B.1 Publications directly related to this project

Refereed journal publications (published)  

  1. J.Q. Cheng and G. Li. Stress Analysis of A Smart Composite Pipe Joint Integrated with Piezoelectric Composite Layers under Torsion Loading. International Journal of Solid and Structures, Vol. 45, No. 5, pp.1153-1178, (March, 2008).
  2. Z.G. Zhou, P.W. Zhang, and G. Li, "Basic Solution of Four Parallel Non-symmetric Permeable Mode-III Cracks in a Piezoelectric/piezomagnetic Composite Plane," Philosophical Magazine, Vol. 88, No. 8, pp. 1153 1186, (March, 2008).
  3. G. Li and M. John. A Self-Healing Smart Syntactic Foam under Multiple Impacts. Composites Science and Technology, 68(15-16): 3337-3343, (December, 2008).
  4. Z. Ouyang and G. Li.Cohesive Zone Model Based Analytical Solutions for Adhesively Bonded Pipe Joints under Torsional Loading. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46(5): 1205-1217, (March, 2009).
  5. Z. Ouyang and G. Li. Cohesive Zone Model Based Analytical Solutions for Adhesively Bonded Pipe Joints under Torsional Loading. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46(5): 1205-1217, (March, 2009).
  6. Z. Ouyang and G. Li. Nonlinear Interface Shear Fracture of End Notched Flexure Specimens. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46(13): 2659-2668, (June, 2009).
  7. K.V. Singh and G. Li. Buckling of Functionally Graded and Elastically Restrained Non-uniform Columns. Composites Part B: Engineering, 40(5): 393-403, (July, 2009).
  8. Z-G Zhou, P-W Zhang, and G. Li. Interactions of Multiple Parallel Symmetric Permeable Mode-III Cracks in A Piezoelectric Material Plane. European Journal of Mechanics - A/Solids, 28(4):728-737, (July-August, 2009).
  9. P.W. Zhang, Z.G. Zhou, and G. Li. Interaction of Four Parallel Non-symmetric Permeable Mode-III Cracks with Different Lengths in A Functionally Graded Piezoelectric Material Plane. ZAMM - Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 89(9): 767-788, (September, 2009).
  10. Z. Ouyang and G. Li. Local Damage Evolution of DCB Specimens during Crack Initiation Process: A Natural Boundary Condition Based Method. ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, 76(5): 051003(1-8), (September, 2009).
  11. G. Li and D. Nettles. Thermomechanical Characterization of a Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-Repairing Syntactic Foam. Polymer, 51(3):755-762, (February, 2010).
  12. J. Nji and G. Li. A Self-Healing 3D Woven Fabric Reinforced Shape Memory Polymer Composite for Impact Mitigation. Smart Materials and Structures, 19(3):035007(1-9), (March, 2010).
  13. W. Xu and G. Li. Constitutive Modeling of Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-healing Syntactic Foam. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47(9): 1306-1316, (May, 2010).
  14. W. Xu and G. Li. Finite Difference Three-Dimensional Solution of Stresses in Adhesively Bonded Composite Tubular Joint Subjected to Torsion. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, 30(4): 191-199, (June, 2010).
  15. M. John and G. Li. Self-Healing of Sandwich Structures with Grid Stiffened Shape Memory Polymer Syntactic Foam Core. Smart Materials and Structures, 19(7): (paper No. 075013) 1-12, (July, 2010).
  16. G. Li and M. Uppu. Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-Healing Syntactic Foam: 3-D Confined Thermomechanical Characterization. Composites Science and Technology, 70(9): 1419-1427, (September, 2010).
  17. G. Ji, Z. Ouyang, G. Li, S.I. Ibekwe, and S.S. Pang. Effects of Adhesive Thickness on Global & Local Mode-I Interfacial Fracture of Bonded Joints. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47(18-19): 2445-2458, (September, 2010).
  18. J. Nji and G. Li. A Biomimic Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-healing Particulate Composite. Polymer, Vol. 51, No. 25, pp. 6021-6029, (November, 2010).

Refereed journal publications (accepted/in press)

  1. G. Voyiadjis, A. Shojaei,, and G. Li. A Thermodynamic Consistent Approach in Modeling Damage and Healing in Elasto-plastic Materials: Theory and Computational Aspects. International Journal of Plasticity, (Available on-line November 19, 2010) doi:10.1016/j.ijplas.2010.11.002.
  2. G. Ji, Z. Ouyang, and G. Li. Effects of Bondline Thickness on Mode-II Interfacial Laws of Bonded Laminated Composite Plate. International Journal of Fracture, (Accepted November 8, 2010).
  3. Z. Ouyang, G. Ji and G. Li.. On Approximately Realizing and Characterizing Pure Mode-I Interface Fracture between Bonded Dissimilar Materials. ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, (Accepted October 2, 2010).

Book chapter (published)

  1. J.Q. Cheng, G. Li, S.S. Pang, "Smart Adhesively Bonded Composite Joints: Analysis and Design," in Tobias G. Wouters ed: Leading-edge Composite Materials Research, Nova Science Publisher (Chapter 2) (ISBN 1-60021-995-0), pp.73-147, New York, (March, 2008).
  2. G. Li and V.D. Muthyala. Advanced Grid Stiffened Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite Structures. in Jonas C. Wolf and Luka Lange ed.: Glass Materials Research Progress, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. (Chapter 1), (ISBN 978-1-60456-578-2), pp. 1-38, New York, (September, 2008).
  3. G. Li and M. John, "A Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-Healing Smart Syntactic Foam," in Mikhail Lechkov and Sergej Prandzheva ed.: Encyclopedia of Polymer Composites: Properties, Performance and Applications (ISBN: 978-1-60741-717-0) (Chapter 11), pp.1-29, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York, (November, 2009).

Conference presentations (with abstract publication)

  1. M. John and G. Li, "Self-Healing of Smart Syntactic Foam under Multiple Impacts," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008. (Also presented in the ACAP 2008 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS), Sugar Land, Texas, May 10, 2008.)
  2. S.S. Pang, J.Q. Cheng, and G. Li, "Smart Adhesively Bonded Piezoelectric Composite Joints," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.(Also presented in the ACAP 2008 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS), Sugar Land, Texas, May 10, 2008.)
  3. G. Li, "Self-healing Using Shape Memory Polymer," 17th International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE/17), Honolulu, Hawaii, July 26-August 1, (2009).
  4. G. Li, S.I. Ibekwe, M. John, "A Shape Memory Polymer Based Self-healing Syntactic Foam," 17th International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE/17), Honolulu, Hawaii, July 26-August 1, (2009). (Also presented in the 2nd International Conference on Self-healing Materials, Chicago, June 28-July 2, (2009)).
  5. S.I. Ibekwe and G. Li, "3-D Confined Programming and Free-Shape Recovery of A SMP Based Syntactic Foam," 18th International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE/18), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, July 4-10, 2010.
  6. G. Li, "Shape Memory Polymer-based Composites for Self-healing Structural-length Scale Damage," Presented at the ACAP 2010 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS) and Diversity Submit, Houston, Texas, June 11-12, (2010).

Conference presentations (with full-length proceedings publication)

  1. G. Ji, Z. Ouyang, G. Li, D. Jerro and S.S. Pang. Effect of Bondline Thickness on Interfacial Fracture of Laminated Composite Materials. Proceedings of ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels &Piping Conference, Paper No. PVP2010-25714, Bellevue, Washington, July 18-22 (2010).
  2. Z. Ouyang, W. Xu, G. Ji, H.D. Jerro and S.S. Pang. Nonlinear Model of Torsional Fracture in Adhesive Pipe Joints. Proceedings of ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference, Paper No. PVP2010-25717, Bellevue, Washington, July 18-22 (2010).
  3. G. Ji, Z. Ouyang, G. Li, S.S. Pang and S.I. Ibekwe. Effect of Adhesive Thickness on Interfacial Fracture of Bonded Steel Joints. Proceedings of ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference, Paper No. PVP2010-25755, Bellevue, Washington, July 18-22 (2010).
  4. Z. Ouyang, G. Ji, G. Li, S.S. Pang and S.I. Ibekwe. A New Idea of Pure Mode-I Fracture Test of Bonded Bi-Materials. Proceedings of ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference, Paper No. PVP2010-25759, Bellevue, Washington, July 18-22 (2010).
  5. R. Meyer and S.S. Pang. Static Deflection Control of a Piezoelectric Actuated PVC Pipe Joint. Proceedings of ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference, Paper No. PVP2010-25712, Bellevue, Washington, July 18-22 (2010).
  6. R. Meyer and S.S. Pang. Static Deflection Modeling of a Piezoelectric Actuated Cantilever Composite Lap Joint Beam. Proceedings of 2010 SPE Annual Technical Conference (ANTEC), Orlando, Florida, May 16-20 (2010).

B.2 Publications in the broader area of composite materials

Refereed journal publications (published/accepted)

  1. J. Nji and G. Li. A CaO Enhanced Rubberized Syntactic Foam. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 39(9): 1404-1411, (September, 2008).
  2. J.Z. Lu, X. Duan, Q. Wu, and K. Lian. Chelating Efficiency and Thermal, Mechanical and Decay Resistance Performances of Chitosan Copper Complex in Wood-Polymer Composites. Bioresource Technology, Vol. 99, pp. 5906-5914, (September, 2008).
  3. G. Ji, G. Li, X. Li, S.S. Pang, and R.A. Jones. Experimental Study of FRP Tube Encased Concrete Cylinders Exposed to Fire. Composite Structures, Vol. 85, No. 2,  pp. 149-154, (September, 2008).
  4. P. Tian, Q. Wu, and K. Lian. Preparation of Temperature- and pH-Sensitive, Stimuli-Responsive Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-methacrylic acid) Nanoparticles. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, (In Press, 2008).
  5. M. Zhang and K. Lian. Using Bulk Micromachined Structures to Enhance Pool Boiling Heat Transfer. Microsystem Technologies, (In Press, 2008).
  6. G. Ji and G. Li. Effects of Nanoclay Morphology on the Mechanical, Thermal, and Fire-Retardant Properties of Vinyl Ester Based Nanocomposite. Materials Science and Engineering A, 498(1-2): 327-334, (December, 2008).
  7. A.P.S. Sawhney, B. Condon, K.V. Singh, S.S. Pang, G. Li, and D. Hui. Modern Applications of Nanotechnology in Textiles. Textile Research Journal, 78(8): 731-739, (August, 2008).
  8. J.Z. Lu, X. Duan, Q. Wu, K. Lian. Chelating efficiency and thermal, mechanical and decay resistance performances of chitosan copper complex in wood-polymer composites. Bioresource Technology, 99: 5906-5914,(2008).
  9. A.B.M. Hasan, S.M. Guo, and M.A. Wahab. Effects of Heat Affected Zones Temperature on the General Performance of High Temperature Vacuum Tube Furnace. Structural Durability & Health Monitoring (SDHM), 4(4): 231-239, (2008).
  10. Z. Ling, C. Liu, K. Lian. Design and fabrication of SU-8 micro optic fiber holder with cantilever-type elastic microclips. Journal of Microsystem Technologies, DOI
    10.1007/s00542-008-0714-0, (2008).
  11. A.B.M. Hasan, S.M. Guo, and M.A. Wahab. Analysis of Fracture in High-Temperature Vacuum Tube Furnace. Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, ASM International, 9(3): 262-269, (2009).
  12. B. LaMattina, G. Li, and D. Hui, "Blast/impact on engineered (nano)composite materials, Composites Part B: Engineering, Vol. 40, No. 6, pp. 413-415, (September 2009).
  13. G. Ji, G. Li, S.S. Pang, and W. Alaywan. Strength Enhancement of Advanced Grid Stiffened FRP Tube Confined Concrete Cylinders under Fire. Journal of Composite Materials, (Accepted November 18, 2008).
  14. G. Ji, Z. Ouyang, and G. li. Experimental Investigation into the Interfacial Shear Strength of AGS FRP Tube Confined Concrete Pile. Engineering Structures, 31(10): 2309-2316, (October, 2009).
  15. S.M. Guo and A.B.M. Hasan. Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell High Carbon Monoxide Tolerance Operation using Pulsed Heating and Pressure Swing. ASME Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology, 6(1): (paper No. 011022)1-6, (2009).
  16. A.B.M.Hasan, S.M. Guo, and M.A. Wahab. Fuel Cell Performance Augmentation: Gas Flow Channel Design for Fuel Optimization. Fluid Dynamics & Materials Processing (FDMP), 5(4): 399-409, (2009).
  17. G. Li and V.S. Chaka. Isogrid Stiffened Syntactic Foam Cored Sandwich Structure under Low Velocity Impact. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 41(1): 177-184, (January, 2010).
  18. A.B.M.Hasan, S.M. Guo, and M.A. Wahab. Single channel analysis of proton exchange membrane fuel cell. International Journal of Green Energy, 7(2): 208-221, (2010).
  19. G. Li, S.S. Pang, and S.I. Ibekwe. FRP Tube Encased Rubberized Concrete Cylinders. Materials and Structure, (Available on-line April 27, 2010) DOI: 10.1617/s11527-010-9622-8.

Conference presentations (with full-length proceedings publication)

  1. J.Q. Cheng and G. Li, "Blast response analysis of composite plate by multi-domain Hermite Differential Quadrature Method (MD-HDQ)," (paper No. IMECE2007 - 44051), ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Seattle, Washington, (November 11-15, 2007).

Conference presentations (with abstract publication)

  1. G. Li and R. Velamarthy, "Advanced Grid Stiffened FRP Tube-Encased Concrete Cylinders," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  2. J. Nji and G. Li, "A CaO Enhanced Rubberized Syntactic Foam," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  3. V. Chakka and G. Li, "Quasi-Static and Impact Characterization of Sandwich Structures with an Iso-Grid Stiffened Syntactic Foam Core," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  4. M.A. Wahab, V. Raghuram, and S.S. Pang, "Fatigue Fracture and Micro-Structural Evolution of Friction-Stir-Welded (FSW) Butt-Joints of Al-2195 alloys," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  5. M.A. Wahab, P. Ramachandran, S.S. Pang, R.A. Jones, and J.E. Helms, "Stress Analysis of Non-Conventional Composite Pipes Using Finite Element Method (FEM)," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  6. D. Rials, O. Nettles, R. Liu, M. Hasan, S.M. Guo, and M.A. Wahab, "Metal Surface Cleaning Using Electro-Plasma Process," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  7. D. Taylor, M.A. Wahab, and E. Meletis, "Analysis of Embrittled Friction Stir Welds," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.
  8. J.Q. Cheng, G. Li, and S.S. Pang, "Free vibration analysis of the grid stiffened composite structure with various fillers," First American Academy of Mechanics (AAM) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 17-20, 2008.(Also presented in the ACAP 2008 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS), Sugar Land, Texas, May 10, 2008.)
  9. G. Li, W. Alaywan, S.I. Ibekwe, and S.S. Pang, "Advanced FRP Grid Tube Encased Concrete Cylinders," 16th International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE/16), Kunming, China, July 20-26, 2008.

Presentations (without publication)

  1. M.A. Wahab, B. Bales, S. Netherland, J. Templet, J. Turner, and G. Li, "Design of a Prototype Filament Winder for Non-conventional Cross-sectional Pipes," ACAP 2008 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS), Sugar Land, Texas, May 10, 2008.
  2. M.A. Wahab, M.S. Alam, and S.S. Pang, "Fatigue Damage Accumulation in Aerospace Structural Materials," ACAP 2008 Science, Engineering and Technology Seminars (SETS), Sugar Land, Texas, May 10, 2008.

C. Post-award invited talks by the investigators

Dr. Guoqiang Li has delivered invited talks:

  1. "Shape Memory Polymer-based Composites for Self-healing Structural-length Scale Damage" presented at a graduate seminar in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, November 12, 2010 (1 hour).
  2. "Shape Memory Polymer-based Composites for Self-healing Structural-length Scale Damage" presented at a graduate class MEEN588: Topics in Materials Science at SU, August 20, 2010 (90 minutes).
  3. "Shape Memory Polymer-based Composites for Self-healing Structural-length Scale Damage" presented at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (May 23, 2010), University of Macau (May 25, 2010), Southeast University (May 28, 2010), and Chongqing Jiaotong University (June 1, 2010) (1 hour).
  4. "Laminated Plate Theory" presented at Southeast University (May 28, 2010) (4 hours).
  5. "Repair, Rehabilitation, Reinforcement, and Reconstruction of Damaged Concrete Structures Using FRP Composites" presented at Chongqing Jiaotong University (June 1, 2010) and Hebei University of Technology (June 4, 2010) (1 hour).
  6. "hape-Memory Polymers and Their Mechanical Properties" presented at a graduate class "CHEM4011: Macromolecular" at LSU, November 24, 2009 (1.5hour).
  7. "Self-healing of Structural-length Scale Damage using Shape Memory Polymer-based Composites" presented at a graduate class CHEM 7901: Macromolecular Seminar at LSU, November 20, 2009 (50 minutes).
  8. "What to Expect in College: A Professor's Perspective," panel member for incoming freshmen in the LA-STEM and HHMI programs, organized by the Office of Strategic Initiatives at LSU (07/15/2009) (3 hours).
  9. "Micromechanics Based Construction Materials Design," Presented at Chongqing Jiaotong University (05/25/2009) and Southeast University (05/27/2009), (1 hour).
  10. "Impact Damage and Self-Healing of Composite Structures," Presented at Chongqing Jiaotong University (05/25/2009) and Southeast University (05/27/2009), (1 hour).
  11. "Integration of Education and Mentoring Programs at Louisiana State University" presented at I-Cube Workshop by NSF sponsored QUALITY EDUCATION FOR MINORITIES (QEM) Network, Houston, Texas, March 28, 2009 (30 minutes).
  12. "Shape Memory Polymer" presented at a graduate class "CHEM4011Macromolecular" at LSU, March 19, 2009 (1.5hour).
  13. "National Evaluation of the National Science Foundation's Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) Program" served as a Faculty Panel Member which was conducted by The American Institute for Research (AIR), January 19, 2010 (1hour).
  14. "Classical Lamination Theory" presented at Entergy River Bend Nuclear Station for a training workshop, St. Francisville, LA, November 18, 2008 (1 hour).
  15. "Repair, Rehabilitation, Reinforcement, and Reconstruction of Civil Infrastructure Using FRP Composites" presented at Entergy River Bend Nuclear Station for a training workshop, St. Francisville, LA, November 18, 2008 (1 hour).

Dr. Su-Seng Pang has delivered invited talks:

  1. "Strategic Initiatives in Enhancing Student Diversity at Louisiana State University," NSF's Investing in Diversity Distinguished Lecture Series, National Science Foundation, Arlington, Virginia, September 29 (2008).
  2. "Integration of Education and Mentoring Programs at Louisiana State University," NSF's Innovation through Institutional Integration (I3) Workshop, Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network, Nashville, Tennessee, October 4 (2008).
  3. "Composite Materials: Manufacturing, Properties, Design, and Advanced Research," Professional Development Workshop, Entergy River Band Station, Louisiana, November 20 (2008).
  4. "Integration of Education/Research/Mentoring Programs and Strategies for Developing Winning Proposals," Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, April 7 (2009).
  5. "Integration of Education/Research/Mentoring Programs and Strategies for Developing Winning Proposals," Orangeburg, South Carolina, April 9 (2009).
  6. "Preparing Diverse Scholars for Diverse Experiences: Mentoring Graduate Students from Diverse Backgrounds," LSU Spring Faculty Enrichment Series, Office of Academic Affairs/Equity, Diversity & Community Outreach, Louisiana State University, April 20 (2009).
  7. "Integration of Education and Mentoring Programs at Louisiana State University," NSF Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate National Conference (NSF/AGEP), Chicago, Illinois, April 29 (2009).
  8. "Part I: Roadmap for Academic Success and Strategies for Scholarship & Admission to U.S. Universities; Part II: Innovative Integration of Research/Education/Mentoring Programs at Louisiana State University," Chongqing Jiao Tung University, Chongqing, China, May 25 (2009).
  9. "Part I: Roadmap for Academic Success and Strategies for Scholarship & Admission to U.S. Universities; Part II: Innovative Integration of Research/Education/Mentoring Programs at Louisiana State University," Northeast University, Nanjing, China, May 27 (2009).
  10. "Part I: Integration of Education/Research/Mentoring Programs; Part II: Modeling of Adhesively Bonded Composite Structures," University of Macau, Macau, China, May 29 (2009).
  11. "Roadmap for Academic Success and Strategies for Scholarship & Admission to U.S. Universities," South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, June 1 (2009).
  12. "Innovative Integration of Research/Education/Mentoring Programs and Strategies for Developing Education Proposals," 2009 Joint Annual Meeting (JAM), National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C., June 10, (2009).
  13. "Brief Discussion of Evaluation and Assessment of Engineering Programs by the US/ABET and US/SACS," The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, May 24 (2010).
  14. "Roadmap for Academic Success," Honours Forum Dialogue Series, University of Macau, Macau, China, May 26 (2010).
  15. "Brief Discussion of Evaluation and Assessment of Engineering Programs by the US/ABET and US/SACS," Chongqing Jiaotong University, Chongqing, China, June 1(2010).
  16. "Strategies for Developing Winning Fellowship Applications," LSU/LSAMP/BD Program, Louisiana State University, June 12 (2010).
  17. "LSU/SU NASA Project on Smart Adhesively Bonded High-Performance Joint for Composite Structures" presented at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (May 23, 2010), University of Macau (May 25, 2010), and Southeast University (May 28, 2010) (1 hour).