Analysis of aerostructures. Apply concepts of elasticity to aerospace structural elements including bending and torsion of rods, beams, and open and closed thin-walled structures.
Structural dynamics of continuous and discrete systems. Develop analytical, numerical and testing methods to understand dynamic behaviors of structural systems.
Mechanics of Composites. Analysis and design of composite structures using micromechanics, anisotropic elasticity and laminated plate theory.