Our current projects include active materials, instabilities, 3D-printing; bioinspired materials; acoustic metamaterials and wave propagation in soft matter, in general; new actuation mechanisms for soft robotics, failure mechanisms in composite materials. Please read our research page for …
Our collaborative work with Prof. Waisman group on “Rupture of 3D-printed hyperelastic composites: Experiments and phase field fracture modeling” has been published in Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids
Ph.D. committee: Prof. Konstantin Volokh, Prof. Itzhak Frankel, Prof. Mikhail Rivkin Adviser: Prof. Stephan Rudykh
Our collaborative work with Prof. Greco team on Mechanical behavior of bio-inspired nacre-like composites: A hybrid multiscale modeling approach has been published in Composite Structures
Ph.D. committee: Prof. Konstantin Volokh, Dean Itzhak Frankel, Prof. Mikhail Rivkin Adviser: Prof. Stephan Rudykh
Neda Karami Mohammadi, Pavel I. Galich, Anastasia O. Krushynska and Stephan Rudykh work on Soft magnetoactive laminates: large deformations, transverse elastic waves and band gaps tunability by a magnetic field has been published in Journal …
Jian Li and Stephan Rudykh’s work on Tunable microstructure transformations and auxetic behavior in 3D-printed multiphase composites: The role of inclusion distribution has been published in Composites part B: Engineering
Our paper on Domain Formations and Pattern Transitions via Instabilities in Soft Heterogeneous Materials has been published in Advanced Materials. Congratulations to the Team!
Jian Li has been awarded the Shinar Prize in research. Congratulations Jian!
Andrea Pranno from Università della Calabria is visiting our group. Welcome!
Nitesh Arora, Adi Batan, Jian Li, Viacheslav Slesarenko and Stephan Rudykh’s work on the Influence of Inhomogeneous Interphase Layers on Instabilities in Hyperelastic Composites has been published in Materials.