Number of items: **67**.

## A

Amelang, Jeffrey Scott
(2016)
*A fully-nonlocal energy-based formulation and high-performance realization of the quasicontinuum method.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9SB43PH.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:09152015-212147583

## B

Burcsu, Eric Noboru
(2001)
*Investigation of large strain actuation in barium titanate.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10232001-192042

## C

Chang, Yingrui
(2016)
*A Continuum Model for Slip-Twinning Interactions in Magnesium and Magnesium Alloys.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z96M34RX.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252016-164549986

Chen, Weinong
(1995)
*Dynamic failure behavior of ceramics under multiaxial compression.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11032003-101839

## D

Deng, Xiaowei
(2012)
*Clefted equilibrium shapes of superpressure balloon structures.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06062012-202646378

## E

El Sayed, Tamer
(2008)
*Constitutive models for polymers and soft biological tissues.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10242007-131150

Efendiev, Yalchin R.
(1999)
*The multiscale finite element method (MsFEM) and its applications.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11102005-090314

## F

Fokoua Djodom, Landry
(2014)
*Optimal scaling in ductile fracture.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:10162013-221817628

Fung, Jimmy
(2005)
*Coarse analysis of multiscale systems: diffuser flows, charged particle motion, and connections to averaging theory.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05272005-165938

Fago, Matt
(2004)
*Constrained sequential lamination: nonconvex optimization and material microstructure.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05142004-144712

## G

Gavini, Vikram
(2007)
*Electronic structure calculations at macroscopic scales.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05152007-121823

## H

Heyden, Stefanie
(2015)
*Micromechanical damage and fracture in elastomeric polymers.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9HX19NS.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12202014-233824767

Hurtado, Daniel E.
(2011)
*Multiscale modeling of microcrystalline materials.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11222010-061455728

Habbal, Feras
(2009)
*The optimal transportation meshfree method for general fluid flows and strongly coupled fluid-structure interaction problems.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06012009-104937

Hansen, Benjamin L.
(2009)
*Modeling metallic single crystal plastic hardening through the evolution of dislocation subgrain structures.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03132009-154225

Hirani, Anil Nirmal
(2003)
*Discrete exterior calculus.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05202003-095403

## J

Jerves Cobo, Alex Xavier
(2016)
*Microscopic Origin of Macroscopic Strength in Granular Media: A Numerical and Analytical Approach.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9GB2211.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05042016-174005898

John, Kristen Kathleen
(2014)
*Strength of tantalum at high pressures through Richtmyer-Meshkov laser compression experiments and simulations.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:08092014-195153430

Johnson, Gwendolyn Brook
(2013)
*Modeling, simulation, and design of self-assembling space systems : accurate collision detection, robust time integration, and optimal control.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:09132012-125328533

## K

Kulkarni, Yashashree
(2007)
*Coarse-graining of atomistic description at finite temperature.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11102006-152125

Kowalewsky, Olga
(2005)
*Theory of complex lattice quasicontinuum and its application to ferroelectrics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12202004-182638

Klug, William Scott
(2004)
*A director-field theory of DNA packaging in bacteriophage viruses.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10132003-150122

Koslowski, Marisol
(2003)
*A phase-field model of dislocations in ductile single crystals.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05302003-094155

## L

Lim, Keng-Wit
(2015)
*Discrete Modeling of Granular Media: A NURBS-based Approach.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9W093V4.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12042014-104112714

Lopez Ortega, Alejandro
(2013)
*Simulation of Richtmyer-Meshkov flows for elastic-plastic solids in planar and converging geometries using an Eulerian framework.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02202013-185004693

Lopez Jimenez, Francisco
(2011)
*Mechanics of thin carbon fiber composites with a silicone matrix.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:03152011-154253229

Lamberson, Leslie Elise
(2010)
*Dynamic optical investigations of hypervelocity impact damage.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05282010-183132978

Li, Bo
(2009)
*The optimal transportation method in solid mechanics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05212009-173044

Lucas, Leonard Joseph
(2009)
*Uncertainty quantification using concentration-of-measure inequalities.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05292009-165215

Leok, Melvin
(2004)
*Foundations of computational geometric mechanics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03022004-000251

Lew, Adrian Jose
(2003)
*Variational time integrators in computational solid mechanics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05262003-200254

## M

Mitchell, Sarah L.
(2016)
*Topology optimization of silicon anode structures for lithium-ion battery applications.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9JW8BT2.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02292016-100659735

Mitchell, Stephanie J.
(2016)
*Metaconcrete: Engineered aggregates for enhanced dynamic performance.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9H12ZXN.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:07072015-124133131

Montemayor, Lauren Christine
(2016)
*Fabrication, Characterization, And Deformation of 3D Structural Meta-Materials.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9D21VH2.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:07132015-150843708

Maqueda Jiménez, Ignacio
(2014)
*High-strain composites and dual-matrix composite structures.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05292014-191924394

Mohan, Nisha
(2014)
*Extracting material response from simple mechanical tests on hardening-softening-hardening viscoplastic solids.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05142014-151151819

Mihaly, Jonathan Michael
(2013)
*Investigation of hypervelocity impact phenomena using real-time concurrent diagnostics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06072013-143355354

Moore, Ashley
(2011)
*Discrete mechanics and optimal control for space trajectory design.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05252011-164957222

Manley, Michael Edward
(2001)
*From Elementary Excitations to Microstructures: the Thermodynamics of Metals and Alloys Across Length Scales.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12142010-083329053

## N

Natsiavas, Panagiotis Philippos
(2016)
*Stability of Electrode-Electrolyte Interfaces during Charging in Lithium Batteries.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z93R0QR8.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11222015-173649284

## O

Oguni, Kenji
(2000)
*Micromechanical aspects of failure in unidirectional fiber reinforced composites.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:10082010-091323238

## P

Penmecha, Bharat Prasad
(2013)
*Fracture of materials undergoing solid-solid phase transformation.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05302013-233635296

Perotti, Luigi Emanuele
(2011)
*Modeling the behavior of fiber reinforced sandwich structures subjected to underwater explosions.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11052010-113423550

Purohit, Prashant Kishore
(2002)
*Dynamics of phase transitions in strings, beams and atomic chains.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11072006-100058

## Q

Qi, Yue
(2001)
*Molecular dynamics (MD) studies on phase transformation and deformation behaviors in FCC metals and alloys.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09172008-112120

## R

Runnels, Brandon Scott
(2016)
*A model for energy and morphology of crystalline grain boundaries with arbitrary geometric character.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z9KS6PHP .
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:07082015-130125061

Richards, Andrew Walter
(2013)
*Interplay of martensitic phase transformation and plastic slip in polycrystals.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06072013-023915252

Reina Romo, Celia
(2011)
*Multiscale modeling and simulation of damage by void nucleation and growth.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11022010-080434454

Rimoli, Julian Jose
(2009)
*A computational model for intergranular stress corrosion cracking.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05142009-135909

Rogan, Robert Cashman
(2004)
*Investigation of the multiscale constitutive behavior of ferroelectric materials using advanced diffraction techniques.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05282004-105848

Ragan, Regina
(2002)
*Direct energy bandgap group IV alloys and nanostructures.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02142002-211940

## S

Stohlman, Olive Remington
(2011)
*Repeatability of joint-dominated deployable masts.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05242011-022845109

Suryanarayana, Phanish
(2011)
*Coarse-graining Kohn-Sham density functional theory.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05292011-200916324

Swan-Wood, Tabitha Liana
(2006)
*Vibrational entropy contributions to the phase stability of iron- and aluminum-based binary alloys.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09012005-143247

Sane, Sandeep Bhalchandra
(2001)
*Time-dependent compressibility of poly (methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) : an experimental and molecular dynamics investigation.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04262011-100757709

Shu, Yi-Chung
(1999)
*Shape-memory effect in bulk and thin-film polycrystals.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02212008-114547

## T

Tao, Molei
(2011)
*Multiscale geometric integration of deterministic and stochastic systems.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05262011-171044915

Thoutireddy, Pururav
(2003)
*Variational arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian method.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05292003-113845

## V

Venturini, Gabriela N.
(2011)
*Topics in multiscale modeling of metals and metallic alloys.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11222010-114324484

## W

Wang, Xin C.
(2015)
*A variational framework for spectral discretization of the density matrix in Kohn Sham density functional theory.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
doi:10.7907/Z99021QK.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04132015-160812309

Walter, Mark E.
(1996)
*The evolution of damage in ceramic matrix composites.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01072008-112449

## X

Xiao, Yu
(2005)
*The influence of oxygen vacancies on domain patterns in ferroelectric perovskites.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01032005-140446

Xu, Luoyu Roy
(2002)
*Dynamic failure characteristics in layered materials and structures.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04252011-111825843

## Y

Yavari, Arash
(2005)
*Atomic structure of ferroelectric domain walls, free surfaces and steps.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12142004-121255

Yang, Qiang
(2004)
*Thermomechanical variational principles for dissipative materials with application to strain localization in bulk metallic glasses.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05282004-152537

## Z

Zielonka, Matias Gabriel
(2006)
*Configurational forces and variational mesh adaption in solid dynamics.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05112006-162905

Zhang, Qingsong
(2005)
*Atomistic simulations of barium titanate.*
Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology.
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10292004-152709

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