Publications

2008

Chimakurthi, S. K., Tang, J., Palacios, R., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Shyy, W., “Computational Aeroelasticity Framework for Analyzing Flapping Wing Micro Air Vehicles,” AIAA-2008-1814, 49th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Schaumburg, IL, Apr. 7-10, 2008.

Kumar, D., Heinrich, C., and Waas, A. M., “Buckling analysis of carbon nanotubes modeled using non-local Theories,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 104, No. 7, 2008, pp. 073521-8.doi: 10.1063/1.2901201.

Oppenheimer, M., Skujins, T., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Doman, D., “Canard-Elevon Interactions on a Hypersonic Vehicle ” AIAA-2008-6383 AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference and Exhibit, Honolulu, Hawaii, Aug. 18-21, 2008.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Geometrically Nonlinear Theory of Composite Beams with Deformable Cross Sections,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 46, No. 2, 2008, pp. 439-450, doi: 10.2514/1.31620.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “On the One-Dimensional Modeling of Camber Bending Deformations in Active Anisotropic Slender Structures,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 45, No. 7-8, 2008, pp. 2097-2116, doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2007.11.011.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Low-Speed Aeroelastic Modeling of Very Flexible Slender Wings with Deformable Airfoils,” AIAA-2008-1995, 49th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Schaumburg, IL, Apr. 7-10, 2008.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Effects of elevated temperature on guided-wave structural health monitoring,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 19, 2008, pp. 1383-1398.

Salas, K., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Guided Wave Experimentation Using CLoVER Transducer for Structural Health Monitoring ” AIAA-2008-1970 49th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Schaumburg, IL, Apr. 7-10, 2008.

Salas, K. I., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Design, characterization, and modeling of the CLoVER transducer for structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of 4th European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, DEStech Publications Inc., 2008, pp. 441-448.

Salas, K. I., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Design and characterization of the CLoVER transducer for structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems, 6935, SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2008, pp. B-1-12.

Sang Joon, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., Wilkie, W. K., and Wilbur, M. L., “Design and manufacturing of a model-scale active twist rotor prototype blade,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 19, No. Copyright 2009, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2008, pp. 1443-56.

Shearer, C. M., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Trajectory Control for Very Flexible Aircraft,” Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2008, pp. 340-357, doi: 10.2514/1.29335.

Shyy, W., Lian, Y., Tang, J., Liu, H., Trizila, P., Stanford, B., Bernal, L., Cesnik, C. E. S., Friedmann, P. P., and Ifju, P., “Computational Aerodynamics of Low Reynolds Number Plunging, Pitching and Flexible Wings for MAV Applications,” Acta Mechanica Sinica, Vol. 24, No. 4, 2008, pp. 351-373, doi: 10.1007/s10409-008-0164-z.

Shyy, W., Lian, Y., Tang, J., Liu, H., Trizila, P., Stanford, B., Bernal, L., Cesnik, C. E. S., Friedmann, P. P., and Ifju, P., “Computational Aerodynamics of Low Reynolds Number Plunging, Pitching and Flexible Wings for MAV Applications,” AIAA-2008-0523, 46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV, Jan. 7-10, 2008.

Skujins, T., Cesnik, C. E. S., Oppenheimer, M., and Doman, D., “Applicability of an Analytical Shock/Expansion Solution to the Elevon Control Effectiveness for a 2-D Hypersonic Vehicle Configuration ” AIAA-2008-6384, AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference and Exhibit, Honolulu, Hawaii, Aug. 18-21, 2008.

Su, W., "Coupled Nonlinear Aeroelasticity and Flight Dynamics of Fully Flexible Aircraft," Ph.D Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2008.[PDF]

Tang, J., Chimakurthi, S., Palacios, R., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Shyy, W., “Computational Fluid-Structure Interaction of a Deformable Flapping Wing for Micro Air Vehicle Applications,” AIAA-2008-0615, 46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV, Jan. 7-10, 2008.

Thepvongs, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., Palacios, R., and Peters, D. A., “Finite-state aeroelastic modeling of rotating wings with deformable airfoils,” Proceedings of 64th Annual Forum - AHS International, April 29, 2008 - May 1, 2008, 3, American Helicopter Society, 2008, pp. 2352-2369.

2007

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “A Re-examination of the Structural Design Procedures for Very Flexible Aircraft,” International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics 2007, Stockholm, Sweden, June 18-21, 2007.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “A Ritz Approximation to the Deformation of Anisotropic Slender Structures with Finite-Size Cross Sections,” AIAA-2007-2275, 48th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Honolulu, HI, Apr. 23-26, 2007.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “3-D elasticity-based modeling of anisotropic piezocomposite transducers for guided wave structural health monitoring,” Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME, Vol. 129, No. Compendex, 2007, pp. 739-751.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Guided-wave signal processing using chirplet matching pursuits and mode correlation for structural health monitoring,” Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 16, No. Compendex, 2007, pp. 355-366.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Modeling of guided-wave excitation by finite-dimensional piezoelectric transducers in composite plates,” Proceedings of 48th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Vol. 1, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc., 2007, pp. 287-301.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Review of guided-wave structural health monitoring,” Shock and Vibration Digest, Vol. 39, No. Compendex, 2007, pp. 91-114.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Studies on effects of elevated temperature for guided-wave structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2007, Vol. 6529, SPIE, 2007.

Salas, K. I., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Raghavan, A., “Modeling of wedge-shaped anisotropic piezocomposite transducer for guided wave-based structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of 48th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Vol. 1, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc., 2007, pp. 247-275.

Shearer, C. M., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Nonlinear Flight Dynamics of Very Flexible Aircraft,” Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 44, No. 5, 2007, pp. 1528-1545, doi: 10.2514/1.27606.

Shin, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Hall, S. R., “Design and simulation of integral twist control for helicopter vibration reduction,” International Journal of Control, Automation and Systems, Vol. 5, No. Compendex, 2007, pp. 24-34.

2006

Shearer, C. M., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Trajectory Control of Very Flexible Aircraft,” AIAA-2006-6316, AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference and Exhibit, Keystone, CO, Aug. 21-24, 2006.

Shearer, C. M., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Modified Generalized Alpha Method for Integrating Governing Equations of Very Flexible Aircraft,” AIAA-2006-1747, 47th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Newport, RI, May 1-4, 2006.

Su, W., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Dynamic Response of Highly Flexible Flying Wings,” AIAA-2006-1636, 47th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Newport, RI, May 1-4, 2006.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Guided-wave signal processing using chirplet matching pursuits and mode correlation for structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of Smart Structures and Materials: Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems, Vol. 6174, SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2006, pp. 1B:1-12.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “3-D elasticity-based modeling of anisotropic piezocomposite transducers for guided wave structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of 47th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, 4, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc., 2006, pp. 2442-2460.

Thepvongs, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Voutsinas, S. G., “Numerical investigation of integral twist actuation for BVI noise reduction,” Proceedings of AHS Internaitonal 62nd Annual Forum, II, American Helicopter Society, 2006, pp. 919-934.

 

2005

Cesnik, C. E. S., Eatock, T. R., and de, L. E., “Preface,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 21, No. Compendex, 2005, pp. 229-229.

Cesnik, C. E. S., and Su, W., “Nonlinear Aeroelastic Behavior of Fully Flexible Slender Vehicles,” International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics 2005, Munich, Germany, Jun. 28 - Jul. 1, 2005.

Cesnik, C. E. S., and Su, W., “Nonlinear Aeroelastic Modeling and Analysis of Fully Flexible Aircraft,” AIAA-2005-2169, 46th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Austin, TX, Apr. 18-21, 2005.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Cross-Sectional Analysis of Nonhomogeneous Anisotropic Active Slender Structures,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 43, No. 12, 2005, pp. 2624-2638, doi: 10.2514/1.12451.

Palacios, R., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Static Nonlinear Aeroelasticity of Flexible Slender Wings in Compressible Flow,” AIAA-2005-1945, 46th AIAA / ASME / ASCE / AHS / ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Austin, TX, Apr. 18-21, 2005.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Finite-dimensional piezoelectric transducer modeling for guided wave based structural health monitoring,” Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 14, No. Compendex, 2005, pp. 1448-1461.

Raghavan, A., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Piezoelectric-actuator excited-wave field solutions for guided-wave structural health monitoring,” Proceedings of Smart Structures and Materials - Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems, Vol. 5765, SPIE, 2005, pp. 313-323.

Shearer, C. M., and Cesnik, C. E. S., “Nonlinear Flight Dynamics of Very Flexible Aircraft,” AIAA-2005-5805, AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference and Exhibit, San Francisco, CA, Aug. 15-18, 2005.

Shin, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Hall, S. R., “Closed-loop control test of the NASA/Army/MIT active twist rotor for vibration reduction,” Journal of the American Helicopter Society, Vol. 50, No. Compendex, 2005, pp. 178-194.

Shin, S. J., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Hall, S. R., “System Identification Technique for Active Helicopter Rotors,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 16, No. 11-12, 2005, pp. 1025-1038, doi: 10.1177/1045389x05053916.

Thepvongs, S., Cesnik, C. E. S., and Voutsinas, S. G., “Aeroelastic and acoustic analysis for active twist rotors,” Proceedings of 31st European Rotorcraft Forum, September 13, 2005 - September 15, 2005, 2005, Confederation of European Aerospace Societies, CEAS, 2005, pp. 124.1-124.10.

Cesnik, C. E. S., Mok, J., Morillo, J. A., and Parikh, A. S., “Design optimization of active twist rotor blades,” Proceedings of 30th European Rotorcraft Forum, Vol. 2005, Confederation of European Aerospace Societies, CEAS, 2004, pp. 283-294.