Congratulations to Jonathan Ryu for successfully defending his thesis! Jonathan’s paper was titled “Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Retractable Nose Landing Gears with Two Degrees of Freedom Considering Out of Plane Loading”.
On behalf of all SMSD members, it has been an absolute pleasure working with Jonathan, and we wish him all the best in the future!
Rosalie recently had her paper published to the Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization Journal. Her paper is titled “Partitioning a topology-optimized structure into additively manufacturable parts using a feature-mapping approach: a novel decomposition optimization method”. Congratulations on your accomplishment Rosalie!
Dr. Roper recently had his paper published to the Journal of Automobile Engineering. His paper is titled “Integrated topology and packaging optimization for conceptual-level electric vehicle chassis design via the component-existence method”. Congratulations Dr. Roper!
Congratulations to Dylan Eisen for receiving the 2022 Dean’s Teaching Assistant Award! Dylan put in outstanding work as a teaching assistant for MECH 310 and MECH 323 this past year. Keep up the great work Dylan!
Our new server was successfully installed, and is up and running! Codenamed Lucky Cat, the server is sporting a total of 96 computer processing unit (CPU) cores, 192 CPU threads, 2 terabytes of random-access memory (RAM), 4 graphics processing units (GPU), and over 25 terabytes of storage.
Congratulations to Noah Ray and Kevin Chai for all their work on successfully installing the new server!
Cathy recently had her paper published to Composites Part B! Her paper is titled “Surface and honeycomb core damage in adhesively bonded aluminum sandwhich panels subjected to low-velocity impact”. Congratulations Cathy!