Research Topics



Modeling and Simulation

Validation and Verification
Computational Mechanics

Stochastic Finite Elements (SFEM)
Computational Procedures in SFEM
Flow in Random Porous Media
Modular/Visual/Reusable Finite Elements Programming
Adaptive Mesh Refinement and Multi-Grid for Nonlinear FEM
GIS for EIA

Dynamical Systems / Signal Analysis

Control of Dynamical Systems
System Identification
First Passage Problem in NonLinear Random Vibration (very difficult)


MicroMechanics

Micromechanical basis for soil liquefaction
Micromechanics of Electro-Rheological Behavior


PEOPLE

Roger Ghanem

Current

Maarten Arnst
Arash Noshadravan
Maud Comboul
Ramakrishna Tipireddy
Hadi Meidani
Daniel Lakeland
Vahid Keshavarzzadeh
Nastaran Bassam Zadeh
Hamed Haddad Zadegan
Shivang Desai
Matthew Sexton
Prasanth Koganti

Alumni

Johann Guilleminot
Jian-Bing Chen
Yongbo Peng
George Saad
Sonjoy Das
Alireza Doostan
Debraj Ghosh
Yu Zou
Zenon Medina-Cetina
Jianxu Shi
Manuel Pellissetti
Carol Hayek
Wang Zhou
Bernard El-Hayek
Alain Matta
Mark El-Khoury
Julie McGlosson
Samar Malek
Dubar Kamara
Abhijit Sarkar
Mohamed-Saeed Hayder
Samar Dham
Maged El-Mestkawy
Francesco Romeo
Gregor Handler
Renfen Li
Kandasamy Rathinasamy (Kandy)
Konson Wang
Mark Green
Robert Kruger
Fanlang Kong
Maxim Bujakov
Imad Dana
Dr. Takashi Tazoh
Dr. Shigehiro Sakamoto