CLMI – Dr. Timothy Truster

Computational Laboratory for the Mechanics of Interfaces


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Peer-Reviewed Journals

  1. Truster T.J., DEIP, discontinuous element insertion Program — Mesh generation for interfacial finite element modeling, SoftwareX, 7 (2018) 162–170.
  2. Ma R., Pilchak A.L., Semiatin S.L., Truster T.J.Modeling the evolution of microtextured regions during α/βprocessing using the crystal plasticity finite element method, International Journal of Plasticity, 107 (2018) 189–206.
  3. Ma R., Truster T.J., Puplampu S., Penumadu D., Investigating mechanical degradation due to fire exposure of aluminum alloy 5083 using crystal plasticity finite element method, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 134 (2018) 151–160.
  4. Chen P., Truster T.J., Masud A., Interfacial stabilization at finite strains for weak and strong discontinuities in multi-constituent materials, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 328 (2018) 717–758.
  5. Puplampu S., Penumadu D., Ma R., Truster T.J., Woracek R., Payzant E.A., Bunn J.R., Degradation and onset of plastic anisotropy in marine aluminum alloy due to fire exposure by bulk neutron diffraction and in situ loading, Materials Science and Engineering: A, 700 (2017) 583–591.
  6. Truster T.J., Masud A., A unified mixture formulation for density and volumetric growth of multi-constituent solids in tissue engineering, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 314 (2017) 222-268.
  7. Khorsandi F., Ayers P.D., Truster T.J., Developing and evaluating a finite element model for predicting the two-posts rollover protective structure nonlinear behaviour using SAE J2194 static test, Biosystems Engineering, 156 (2017) 96–107.
  8. Truster T.J., Nassif O., Variational projection methods for gradient crystal plasticity using Lie algebrasInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, DOI: 10.1002/nme.5355.
  9. Truster T.J., Masud A., Discontinuous Galerkin method for frictional interface dynamicsJournal of Engineering Mechanics, 142:11 (2016) 04016084.
  10. Truster T.J., On interface element insertion into three-dimensional meshes, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 153 (2016) 171-174.
  11. Truster T.J., A stabilized, symmetric Nitsche method for spatially localized plasticityComputational Mechanics, 57 (2016) 75-103.
  12. Truster T.J., Chen P., Masud A., On the algorithmic and implementational aspects of a discontinuous Galerkin method at finite strainsComputers and Mathematics with Applications, 70 (2015) 1266-1289.
  13. Truster T.J., Chen P., Masud A., Finite strain primal interface formulation with consistently evolving stabilizationInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 102 (2015) 278-315.
  14. Hlepas G., Truster T.J., Masud A., A heterogeneous modeling method for porous media flowsInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 75 (2014) 487-518.
  15. Truster T.J., Masud A., Primal interface formulation for coupling multiple PDE: A consistent derivation through the variational multiscale methodComputer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 268 (2014) 194-224.
  16. Masud A., Truster T.J., A framework for residual-based stabilization of incompressible finite elasticity: Stabilized formulations and F-bar methods for linear triangles and tetrahedraComputer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 267 (2013) 359-399.
  17. Truster T.J., Eriten M., Polycarpou A.A., Bergman L.A., Masud A., Stabilized interface methods for mechanical joints: Physics-based models and variationally consistent embeddingInternational Journal of Solids and Structures 50 (2013) 2132-2150.
  18. Truster T.J., Masud A., A discontinuous/continuous Galerkin method for modeling of interphase damage in fibrous composite systemsComputational Mechanics 52 (2013) 499-514.
  19. Masud A., Truster T.J., Bergman L.A., Unified formulation for interface coupling and frictional contact modeling with embedded error estimationInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 92 (2012) 141-177.
  20. Masud A., Truster T.J., Bergman L.A., A variational multiscale a-posteriori error estimation method for mixed-form of nearly incompressible elasticityComputer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 200 (2011) 3453-3481.

 Conference Papers

  1. Aduloju S., Gu W., Truster T.J., Emery J., Reedy D., Grutzik S.J., Designing brittle fracture specimens to investigate environmentally assisted crack growth, Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution 7 (2018) 25-33.
  2. Flicek, R. C., Moore, K. J., Castelluccio, G. M., Brake, M. R. W., Truster, T.J., Hammetter, C. I., Stress waves propagating through bolted joints, Proceedings of IMAC Conference & Exposition on Structural Dynamics, Orlando, Florida, January 25 – 28, 2016.
  3. Truster T.J., Stabilized Nitsche method for combining dissimilar PDEs: Application to spatially localized plasticity, Proceedings of 17th U.S. National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, East Lansing, Michigan, June 15 – 20, 2014.
  4. Truster T.J., Masud A., Bergman L.A., Variational formulation for frictional interface dynamics, Proceedings of ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Chicago, Illinois, August 12 – 15, 2012.
  5. Masud A., Bergman L.A., Polycarpou A.A., Truster T.J., Eriten M., Modeling of contact interfaces: A novel computational framework, Proceedings of 2011 NSF Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, January 4 – 7, 2011.
  6. Masud A., Bergman L.A., Polycarpou A.A., Patrick J., Truster T.J., A Variational Multiscale a posteriori error estimation method, Proceedings of 2009 NSF Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 22 – 25, 2009.

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