My reseach interests include a board spectrum of Computational Mechanics.
Areas of Recent Interest...
Nonlinear and Stochastic Structural Dynamics
Linearization Techniques in Non-linear Dynamics
Mesh-free and Finite Element Methods
Cosserat Point and Continuum Theories; new computational procedures for handling finite rotations
Numerical methods for strain gradient plasticity models
Inverse Problems (with emphasis on new algorithms for extended Kalman and particle filters) with applications to structural system identification and early detection of cancer in human tissues
Wrinkling of Membranes and Inflatable Structures fluid structure interactions