Recent Journal Publications

J1.        Sigaeva T and Czekanski A. Coupling of Surface Effect and Hyperelasticity in a Combined Tension and Torsion of a Circular Cylinder, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol 85-86, pp. 172-179, 2016.

J2.        Li G, Zhu ZH, Cain J, Newland F and Czekanski A. Libration Control of Bare Electrodynamic Tethers Considering Elastic-Thermal-Electrical Coupling, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 642-654, 2016.

J3.        Sigaeva T and Czekanski A.  Implementation of Surface Effect in Three Kinds of Pure Bending, International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec. 2016.07.010, In Press, 2016.

J4.        Bonifaz E, Baus J and Czekanski A. Finite Element Modelling of Dual-Phase Polycrystalline Nickel-Based Alloys, Mechanics of Materials, No 98, pp. 134-141, 2016.

J5.        Carrick R and Czekanski A. Emphasizing Important Graduate Attributes Through Team and Project Based Learning, International Journal of Engineering Education, Accepted, 2016.

J6.        Chaudhry M, Czekanski A and Zhu Z. Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Enhanced Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Woven Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Submitted, 2016.

J7.        Bonifaz E, Conde JM and Czekanski A. Determination of Secondary Dendrite Arm Spacing for In738lc Gas-Tungsten-Arc-Welds, Journal of Material Research and Technology, Submitted, 2016.

J8.        Al-Dojayli M and Czekanski A. Integrated Engineering Design Education: Lateral and Vertical Learning, Journal of Integrated Design and Process Science, Submitted, 2016.

J9.        Kumar S and Czekanski A. Development of Filament using SLS Waste Powder, Rapid Prototyping Journal, Submitted, 2016. 

J10.        Bonifaz E, Alban N and Czekanski A. Finite Element Analysis of Cylindrical Inclusions in Polycrystalline Nickel Alloys, Annals of Solid and Structural Mechanics, Submitted, 2016.

J11.        Chaudhry M and Czekanski A. On the Finite Element Modelling and Material Characterization of Elastomers subject to High Strain Rates. Materials Research, Submitted, 2016.

J12.        Bonifaz E and Czekanski A. A New Thermal Model in Friction Stir Welding In SAE-AISI 1524, Carbon Steel. Acta Materialia, Submitted, 2016.

J13.        Czekanski A. A Unified Solution Strategy for Dynamic Contact Problems with Classical and Compliance Models. Finite Element Analysis and Design, Submitted, 2016.        

J14.        Bonifaz E and Czekanski A. Multiscale Simulations in a Butt Single Fusion Weld. International Journal of Aerospace and Lightweight Structures, No. 4, pp. 273–280, 2014.

Recent Conference Publications and Presentations 

C1.        Lambe A and Czekanski A. ‘Adaptive Topology Optimization using Continuous Material Distribution Function’, ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Phoenix, AR, USA, November 11 – 17, 2016. 

C2.        Abdelhamid M and Czekanski A. ‘On the Effective Properties of 3D Metamaterials’, ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Phoenix, AR, USA, November 11 – 17, 2016

C3.        Chaudhry MS, Al-Dojayli M and Czekanski A. ‘Performance of 3-D Printed Thermoplastic Polyurethane under Quasi-Static and High-Strain Rate Loading’, ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Phoenix, AR, USA, November 11 – 17, 2016.

C4.        Sigaeva T and Czekanski A. ‘Pure Bending of Nanostructures in the Framework of Hyperelasticity’, 53rd Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science (SES2016), Hyattsville, MD, USA, October 2 – 5, 2016.

C5.        Czekanski A and Chaudhry MS. ‘Characterization of Piezoresistive Effect in CNT/ Elastomeric Nanocompsities Under Uniaxial Compressive Loading’, 40th Solid Mechanics Conference (SOLMECH2016), Warsaw, Poland, Aug 29 – Sept 02, 2016. 

C6.        Chaudhry MS and Czekanski A, ‘High Strain Rate Response of Carbon Nanotubes Based Elastomer Composites’, 24th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, ICTAM2016, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 21 – 26, 2016. 

C7.        Lambe A and Czekanski A. ‘Topology Optimization using Bernstein Basis Polynomials’, 24th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM2016), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 21 – 26, 2016

C8.        Sigaeva T and Czekanski A. ‘Effect of the Surface on Hyperelastic Properties of Materials at Smaller Scales’, 24th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM2016), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 21 – 26, 2016. 

C9.        Chaudhry MS and Czekanski A. ‘Finite Element Analysis of Pulse Shaping Technique In Kolsky Compression Bar For Elastomers’, Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering International Congress Conference (CSME2016), Kelowna, BC, Canada, June 26 – 29, 2016. 

C10.        Bennett C, Ha MR and Czekanski A. ‘Awareness of Self and the Engineering Field: Students’ Assessment of ‘Fit’ and Preparedness for Engineering Education’, 2016 Canadian Engineering Education Association Conference (CEEA2016), Halifax, NS, Canada, June 19 – 22, 2016. 

C11.        Carrick RN, Czekanski A and Ha MR. ‘Building a More Complete Design Experience: Philosophies and Reflections from a Second Year Mechanical Engineering Design Project Course’, 2016 Canadian Engineering Education Association Conference (CEEA2016), Halifax, NS, Canada, June 19 – 22, 2016. 

C12.        Chaudhry MS and Czekanski A. ‘Continuum Mechanics Approach to the Finite Element Modelling of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes’, SPIE Smart Structures/NDE 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 20 – 24, 2016. 

C13.        Chaudhry MS, Carrick RN and Czekanski A. ‘Finite Element Modelling of a Modified Kolsky Bar Developed for High Strain Rate Testing of Elastomers’, 15th ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2015), Houston, Texas, November 13 – 19, 2015. 

C14.        Chaudhry MS, Carrick R, Czekanski A. ‘Design of Kolsky Bar to Characterize the Dynamic Response of Elastomers under High Strain Rate’, 25th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics (CANCAM2015), London, Ontario, May 31 – June 4, 2015. 

C15.        Czekanski A, Al-Dojayli M and Lee T. ‘Challenges in Engineering Design Education: Vertical and Lateral Learning’, Canadian Engineering Education Association Conference CEEA2015, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, May 31 – June 3, 2015.