My research involves the design, characterization and modeling of multifunctional material

systems at nano, micro and macro levels with averaging micromechanics methods developed to bridge the various length scales and functionalities including mechanical, thermal and electrical properties of nanocomposites.

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Academic Articles193
  • Edelen, D., & Lagoudas, D. C. (2012). Gauge Theory and Defects in Solids. Elsevier.
  • Lagoudas, D. C. (2008). Shape Memory Alloys Modeling and Engineering Applications. Springer Science & Business Media.
  • Gardea, F., Lagoudas, D., & Naraghi, M. (2016). Active Damping in Polymer-Based Nanocomposites. Ralph, C., Silberstein, M., Thakre, P. R., & Singh, R. (Eds.), Mechanics of Composite and Multi-functional Materials, Volume 7. (pp. 235-239). Springer International Publishing.
  • Schick, J. R., Hartl, D. J., & Lagoudas, D. C. (2012). Incorporation of Shape Memory Alloy Actuators into Morphing Aerostructures. Morphing Aerospace Vehicles and Structures. (pp. 231-260). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • Shaw, J. A., Churchill, C. B., Lagoudas, D. C., & Kumar, P. (2010). Shape Memory Alloys. Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • Kumar, P. K., & Lagoudas, D. C. (2008). Introduction to Shape Memory Alloys. Shape Memory Alloys. (pp. 1-51). Springer US.
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  • Lagoudas, D. C., Bertacchini, O. W., & Patoor, E. (2006). Surface Crack Development In Transformation Induced Fatigue Of Sma Actuators. Youtsos, A. G. (Eds.), Residual Stress and Its Effects on Fatigue and Fracture: Proceedings of a Special Symposium held within the 16th European Conference of Fracture – ECF16, Alexandroupolis, Greece, 3-7 July 2006. (pp. 209-222). Springer Netherlands.
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Conference Papers235
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Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station; Vice Chancellor Engineering - Banks; 3126 TAMUS
College Station, TX 77843-3141