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2013

Leonard, Andrea Beth (2013) Controlling wave propagation through nonlinear engineered granular systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06122013-030022149

2009

Kelly, Alex (2009) A constitutive relation for shape-memory alloys. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09292008-204618

Yogev, Or (2009) Computational evolutionary embryogeny. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01162009-072031

2008

Jackson, Winston Paul (2008) Characterization of soft polymers and gels using the pressure-bulge technique. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05302008-161653

2007

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

Mitrani-Reiser, Judith (2007) An ounce of prevention: probabilistic loss estimation for performance-based earthquake engineering. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05282007-233606

2006

Inamdar, Mandar Mukund (2006) Dissipative nanomechanics. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03272006-142956

Tao, Min (2006) High temperature deformation of Vitreloy bulk metallic glasses and their composite. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03022006-005723

2005

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

2004

Aydiner, Cahit Can (2004) Investigation of thermal tempering in bulk metallic glasses. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-04192004-120604

Chenchiah, Isaac Vikram (2004) Energy-minimizing microstructures in multiphase elastic solids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05252004-131315

Scruggs, Jeffrey Thomas (2004) Structural control using regenerative force actuation networks. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06012004-063432

Shaikhutdinov, Rustem Vil (2004) Structural damage evaluation: theory and applications to earthquake engineering. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05172004-101516

2002

Anderson, David Deloyd (2002) Experimental investigation of quasistatic and dynamic fracture properties of titanium alloys. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02112002-153745

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

2000

Jabbour, Michel E. (2000) Modeling chemical vapor deposition of thin solid films. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:10042010-153504863

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

1999

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

Winfree, Nancy A. (1999) Impact-induced phase transformations in elastic solids : a continuum study including numerical simulations for GeO2. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02262008-153435

1998

Goodwine, John William (1998) Control of stratified systems with robotic applications. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01232008-144001

Polidori, David Charles (1998) A probabilistic treatment of uncertainty in nonlinear dynamical systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechThesis:03112014-113438332

Zaremba, Slawomir M. (1998) Dynamical signatures of gearbox vibrations. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02082008-160817

1997

Turteltaub, Sergio Ricardo (1997) Dynamics of phase transformations in thermoelastic solids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02042008-151022

Vanik, Michael William (1997) A bayesian probabilistic approach to structural health monitoring. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechThesis:03142014-104500651

1996

Fey, Kate Elizabeth (1996) Experimental and theoretical aspects of dynamic crack growth along bimaterial interfaces. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12132007-082556

Hayen, Jeffrey Clyde (1996) Response control of structural systems using semi-actively controlled interactions. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01032013-113224489

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

1995

Halling, Marvin Wilford (1995) Investigation of base-isolated structures during recent earthquakes and computer simulations utilizing near-source long-period ground motions. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10152007-141910

Huang, Liping (1995) Mode-like properties and identification of nonlinear vibrating systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12012011-113838877

Lewis, Andrew David (1995) Aspects of geometric mechanics and control of mechanical systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-07132006-143133

Pich, Peter (1995) Nonlinear rigid block dynamics. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12012011-112223883

Zhong, Xiaoguang Allan (1995) Continuum dynamics of solid-solid phase transitions. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10222007-135103

1994

Duong, Cong N. (1994) A nonlinear thermoviscoelastic stress and fracture analysis of an adhesive bond. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10182005-153006

Haller, Gyorgy (1994) Multi-pulse homoclinic phenomena in resonant Hamiltonian systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11302007-152315

Liu, Cheng (1994) Dynamic fracture problems involving highly transient crack growth histories : an investigation of dynamic failure in homgeneous and bimaterial systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12122007-141145

Mezic, Igor (1994) On the geometrical and statistical properties of dynamical systems : theory and applications. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-07212005-131406

1993

Chiang, Dar-Yun (1993) Parsimonious modeling of inelastic systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:11192012-102847690

Mason, James Joseph (1993) Mechanisms and effects of heat generation at the tips of dynamic cracks and notches in metals. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08312007-094213

Restuccio, Jim M. (1993) Continuum modeling of materials that can undergo martensitic phase transformations. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10192005-160834

1992

Chirikjian, Gregory S. (1992) Theory and applications of hyper-redundant robotic manipulators. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11082006-132210

Lee, Ho-Hoon (1992) Robust adaptive control of manipulators with application to joint flexibility. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08072007-073507

Lusk, Mark T. (1992) Martensitic phase transitions with surface effects. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11052004-161432

Moser, Albert N. (1992) An experimental investigation of modeling and optimal control of modified space structures. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08102005-153952

1991

Papadimitriou, Konstantinos (1991) Stochastic characterization of strong ground motion and applications to structural response. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04142011-154846507

Shimabukuro, Sy R. (1991) Stress assisted diffusion in polymers. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09222006-155328

Vakakis, Alexander F. (1991) Analysis and identification of linear and nonlinear normal modes in vibrating systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08232004-105610

1990

Brinson, L. C. (1990) Time-temperature response of multi-phase viscoelastic solids through numerical analysis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10292003-112909

Hou, Zhikun (1990) Nonstationary response of structures and its application to earthquake engineering. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechThesis:03112014-153421620

Jensen, Hector A (1990) Dynamic response of structures with uncertain parameters. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechThesis:03112014-155226390

Jiang, Qing (1990) A continuum model for phase transformation in thermoelastic solids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02232007-155324

Thyagarajan, Ravi Shanker (1990) Modeling and analysis of hysteretic structural behavior. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechThesis:03132014-144907764

1989

Nowak, Paul Scott (1989) Effect of nonuniform seismic input on arch dams. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06042013-091930444

Rosakis, Phoebus (1989) Ellipticity and deformations with discontinous gradients in finite elastostatics. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-02122007-094508

1988

Peng, Chia-Yen (1988) Generalized modal identification of linear and nonlinear dynamic systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:03132013-163747278

Smith, Paul Wesley (1988) Considerations for the design of gas-lubricated slider bearings. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11132007-092151

1987

Fanson, James L. (1987) An experimental investigation of vibration suppression in Large Space Structures using positive position feedback. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08112005-104730

Ramarathnam, Narasimhan (1987) Mode I, plane stress crack initiation and growth in elastic-plastic solids : a finite element analysis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11062003-094350

1986

Anderson, Mark Carter (1986) A study of the periodic and quasi-periodic solutions of the discrete duffing equation. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03252008-105035

Blume, Janet A. (1986) Some issues in the kinematics of finite deformations. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03212008-074451

Silling, Stewart Andrew (1986) Singularities and phase transitions in elastic solids : numerical studies and stability analysis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03082008-083510

1985

Wakugawa, Jason Masao (1985) On the existence and uniqueness of the solution to the small-scale nonlinear anti-plane shear crack problem in finite elastostatics. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03212008-094413

1984

Winget, James Michael (1984) Element-by-element solution procedures for nonlinear transient heat conduction analysis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01252007-132425

1983

Connolly, Jeremiah Finbarr (1983) Two problems in plane finite elastostatics. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09182006-085128

Goh, Chuen Jin (1983) Analysis and control of quasi distributed parameter systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08092005-091223

O'Sullivan, Timothy Christopher (1983) The propagation and arrest of an edge crack in an elastic half-space under conditions of anti-plane shear : analytical and numerical results. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09052006-082841

Pence, Thomas James (1983) The emergence and propagation of a phase boundary in an elastic bar. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09052006-154543

Zee, Layne (1983) Ordinary and strong ellipticity in the equilibrium theory of incompressible hyperelastic solids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11012005-130640

Zondervan, Keith Peter (1983) Optimal low thrust, three burn orbit transfers with large plane changes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08152005-091409

1982

Chen, Carl Leei (1982) Direct output feedback control of large flexible spacecraft. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12082005-143337

Fleming, Graham Christopher (1982) Structure and stability of buoyant diffusion flames. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09152006-121855

Fowler, Graeme Francis (1982) Finite plane and anti-plane elastostatic fields with discontinuous deformation gradients near the tip of a crack. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09122006-153033

Reinhall, Per Gustaf (1982) The analysis of a nonlinear difference equation occurring in dynamical systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-07082005-102658

1981

Martin, David U. (1981) Studies of the nonlinear Schrodinger equation and its application to water waves. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10052006-082151

Stephenson, Rodney Alan (1981) The equilibrium field near the tip of a crack for finite plane strain of incompressible elastic materials. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10052006-094802

1977

Hesselink, Lambertus (1977) An experimental investigation of propagation of weak shock waves in a random medium. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-01042006-154703

1974

Griffin, Jerry Howard (1974) Wave front analysis in the scattering of a plane compressional pulse by a cylindrical elastic inclusion. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10132005-083854

1972

Baker, Mary (1972) Double-slit photometric measurement of velocity profiles for blood in microvessels and capillary tubes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12162005-112315

1971

Wilson, Michael Barron (1971) A Michell Oseen-flow theory for thin ships. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03262007-154052

1970

Koester, John Kent (1970) Analytical and experimental studies of thermionically emitting electrodes in contact with dense, seeded plasmas. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04202011-112053777

1969

Gakenheimer, David Charles (1969) Transient excitation of an elastic half-space by a point load traveling on the surface. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03022006-134535

1967

Hallanger, Lawrence W. (1967) The dynamic stability of an unbalanced mass exciter. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09162002-110654

Lam, John Ling-Yee (1967) Radiation of a point charge moving uniformly over an infinite array of conducting half planes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09252002-122649

Lutes, Loren Daniel (1967) Stationary random response of bilinear hysteretic systems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10012002-103426

Rispin, Peter Paul Augustine (1967) A singular perturbation method for non-linear water waves past an obstacle. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09272002-161056

Spaeth, Edmund Eugene (1967) The convective diffusion of oxygen, carbon dioxide and inert gas in blood. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10042002-134827

1966

Hauptmann, Edward Gerald (1966) An experimental investigation of forced convective heat transfer to a fluid in the region of its critical point. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09182002-110836

1965

Davison, Lee Walker (1965) Propagation of finite amplitude waves in elastic solids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10032002-104227

List, Ericson John (1965) The stability and mixing of a density-stratified horizontal flow in a saturated porous medium. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09302002-124434

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