Structure /
CENTER OF MECHANICAL DESIGN




PUBLICATIONS


A selection of 10 papers, published in 2008-2012, is listed below:

  • K.P. Jayachandran, J.M. Guedes, H.C. Rodrigues, Piezoelectricity enhancement in ferroelectric ceramics due to orientation, Applied Physics Letters, 92 (23), pp.232901-232901-3, 2008
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2940215

  • A.L. Araújo, P. Martins, C.M. Mota Soares, C.A. Mota Soares, J. Herskovits, Damping Optimization of Viscoelastic Laminated Sandwich Composite Structures, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 39 (6), pp.569-579, 2009
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00158-009-0390-4

  • A.L. Araújo, C.M. Mota Soares, J. Herskovits, P. Pedersen, Estimation of Piezoelastic and Viscoelastic Properties in Laminated Structures, Composite Structures, 87 (2), pp.168-174, 2009
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2008.05.009

  • P. Coelho, P.R. Fernandes, H.C. Rodrigues, J.B. Cardoso e J.M. Guedes, Numerical Modeling of Bone Tissue Adaptation – A Hierarchical Approach for Bone Apparent Density and Trabecular Structure, Journal of Biomechanics, 42(7), pp.830-837, 2009
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2009.01.020

  • J.A. Madeira, H.L. Pina, H. Rodrigues, GA topology optimization using random keys for tree encoding of structures, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 40 (1-6), pp.227-240, 2010
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00158-008-0353-1

  • P. Flores, M. Machado, M.T. Silva, J.M. Martins, On the Continuous Contact Force Models for Soft Materials in Multibody Dynamics, Multibody System Dynamics, 25 (3), pp.357-375, 2011
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11044-010-9237-4

  • N.M.M. Maia, R.A.B. Almeida, A.P.V. Urgueira, R.P.C. Sampaio, Damage Detection and Quantification using Transmissibility, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 25(7), pp. 2475–2483, 2011
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2011.04.002

  • J. Pombo, J. Ambrósio, M. Pereira, R. Lewis, R. Dwyer-Joyce, C. Ariaudo and N. Kuka, Development of a Wear Prediction Tool for Steel Railway Wheels Using Three Alternative Wear Functions, Wear, 271 (1-2), pp. 238-245, 2011
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2010.10.072

  • M. Carvalho, J. Ambrosio, P. Eberhard, Identification of Validated Multibody Vehicle Models for Crash Analysis Using a Hybrid Optimization Procedure, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 44(1), pp.85-97, 2011
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00158-010-0590-y

  • J. Pombo, J. Ambrosio, Multiple Pantograph Interaction With Catenaries in High-Speed Trains , Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, 7 (4), 2012
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4006734