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1) Book Chapters

1.      Qian, D., K. Nagarajan, S.R. Mannava, and V.K. Vasudevan, Continuum-based and cluster models for nanomaterials, in Multiscaling in molecular and continuum mechanics: scaling in time and size from macro to nano, G.C. Sih, Editor. 2006, Springer science.

2.      Liu, W.K., Sukky, J., and Qian, D., "Computational nanomechanics of materials", in Handbook of theoretical and computational nanotechnology, M. Reith and W. Schommers, Editors. 2006, American Scientific Publishers. (PDF download)

3.      Liu, W.K., Park, H.S., Qian, D., Karpov, E.G., Kadowaki, H., Wagner, G.J., and Li S., "Bridging Scale Mechanics and Materials, " Finite Element Methods: 1970s and Beyond, International Center for Numerical Methods and Engineering (CIMNE), ISBN: 84-95999-49-8, 72-88, 2004.

4.      Qian, D., Wagner, G.J., Liu, W.K., Yu, M.F., and Ruoff, R.S., "Mechanics of carbon nanotubes", in Handbook of nanoscience, engineering and technology, W.A.I. Goddard, et al. eds., CRC Press LLC: Boca Raton, 2002.

5.       Zhang, L., W.K. Liu, S. Li, D. Qian, and S. Hao, "Multi-Scale Meshfree Particle Methods", in Springer Lecture Notes on Computational Science and Engineering Series, Griebel, Michael; Schweitzer, Marc A. Editors, ISBN: 978-3-540-43891-5, 2002.


2) Journal Papers

1.      Z. Zhou, S. Bhamare, G. Ramakrishnan, S. R. Mannava, K. Langer, Y. H. Wen, D. Qian, and V. K. Vasudevan, "A Study of Thermal Relaxation of Residual Stress in Laser Shock Peened Ti-6Al-4V Alloy  (accepted)," Surface & Coatings Technology, 2012.


2.       S. Kanou, O. Takakuma, S. R. Mannava, D. Qian, V. K. Vasudevan, and H. Soyama, "Effect of the Impact Energy of Various Peening Techniques on the Induced Plastic Deformation Region (accepted)," Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 2012.


3.      Gill, A. S., U. lienert, J. Almer, D. Lahrman, S. R. Mannava, D. Qian, and V. K. Vasudevan, "High Spatial Resolution, High Energy Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Characterization of Residual Strains and Stresses in Laser Shock Peened IN718 SPF Alloy (in press)," Journal Of Applied Physics, 2012.


4.      Yang, Y., S. Chirptukar, D. N. Alpert, T. Eason, M. Spottswood, and D. Qian, "Enriched space-time finite element method: A new paradigm for multiscaling from elastodynamics to molecular dynamics (in press)," International Journal For Numerical Methods In Engineering, 2012.


5.      Zhou, Z., V. K. Vasudevan, and D. Qian, "Energy Loss in Carbon Nanotube Beam Oscillators due to Anelastic Relaxation (in press)," Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 2012.


6.      Zhou, Z., D. Qian, and M.F. Yu, "A Computational Study on the Transversal Visco-elastic Properties of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Their Relation to The Damping Mechanism". Journal Of Computational And Theoretical Nanoscience, 8(5), 820-830. 2011. (PDF link)


7.      Zhou, Z., A. S. Gill, D. Qian, S. R. Mannava, K. Langer, Y., Wen and V. K. Vasudevan, "A finite element study on thermal relaxation of residual stress in laser shock peened IN718 superalloy". International Journal of Impact Engineering, 38:590-596, 2011. (PDF link)


8.      Zhou, Z., D. Qian, and M.F. Yu, "Energy dissipation and intrinsic loss in single walled carbon nanotubes due to anelastic relaxation". Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 11(2):1267-1272, 2011. (PDF link)


9.      S. R. Mannava, D. Qian, V. K. Vasudevan, S. Bhamare, A. Jetter, L. Felon, D. Kirschman, D. Lahrman, and R. Tenaglia, "Application of Laser Shock Peening for spinal implant rods", International Journal of Structural Integrity, 2(1):101-113, 2011 (PDF link).


10.  Qian, D., M. Phadke, E.G. Karpov, and W.K. Liu, "A domain-reduction approach to bridging scale simulation of one dimensional nanostructures", Computational Mechanics, 47(1):31-47, 2011. (PDF link)


11.  Kulkarni, M., D. Carnahan, K. Kulkarni, D. Qian, and J.L. Abot, "Elastic Response of a Carbon Nanotube Fiber Reinforced Polymeric Composite: A Numerical and Experimental Study". Composites Part B: Engineering, 41(5): p414-421, 2010. (PDF link)


12.  Karpov, E.G., S. Chaichenets, W.K. Liu, and D. Qian, "Mechano-kinetic coupling approach for materials with dynamic internal structure". Philosophical Magazine Letters, 90(7): p471-480. 2010. (PDF Link)



13.  Liu, W.K., D. Qian, S. Gonella, S.F. Li, W. Chen, and S. Chirptukar, "Multiscale methods for mechanical science of complex materials: bridging from quantum to stochastic multiresolution continuum", International Journal For Numerical Methods In Engineering, 83(8-9), p1039-1080. 2010. (PDF link)


14.  Qian, D., P. He, and D.L. Shi, "A molecular mechanics study on the effect of surface modification on the interfacial properties in carbon nanotube/polstyrene nanocomposites". International Journal For Multiscale Computational Engineering, 8(2):p151-165. 2010. (PDF link)


15.  Qian, D. and W.K. Liu, "Advances in multiscale and multiphysics methods". International Journal For Multiscale Computational Engineering, 8(2):p VII-VIII, 2010.


16.  Qian, D., W. K. Liu and Q. Zheng, "Concurrent quantum/continuum coupling analysis of nanostructures" Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 197(41-42): p. 3291-3323, 2008. (PDF pre-print)


17.  Qian, D., Q. Zheng and R. S. Ruoff "multiscale simulation of nanostructures based on a discrete hyper-elastic approach" Computational Mechanics, 42(4): p. 557-567, 2008. (PDF pre-print)


18.  Qian, D., W. K. Liu "Special issue on Multiscale Methods for Nano- and Bio-Mechanics and Materials" Computational Mechanics, 42(4): p. 483-484, 2008.


19.  Qian, D., T. Eason, S. F. Li and W. K. Liu, "Meshfree simulation of failure modes in thin cylinder subjected to combined loads of internal pressure and localized heat" International Journal for Numerical Method in Engineering, 76: 1159-1184, 2008. (PDF pre-print)


20.  Liu, W. K., S. Jun and D. Qian, "Computational nanomechanics of materials" Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 5(5): p. 970-996, 2008. (PDF pre-print)


21.  Chirputkar, S. and D. Qian, "Coupled Atomistic/Continuum Simulation based on Extended Space-Time Finite Element Method" Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences, 24(2-3): p. 185-202, 2008. (PDF pre-print)


22.  Y. J. Liu, N. Nishimura, D. Qian, N. Adachi, Y. Otani and V. Mokashi, "A boundary element method for the analysis of CNT/polymer composites with a cohesive interface model based on molecular dynamics,"  Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements32(4): p. 299-308, 2008.


23.  Mokashi, V., D. Qian, and Y.J. Liu, "A study on the tensile response and fracture in carbon nanotube-based composites using molecular mechanics. " Composites science and technology, 67, No.3-4, 530-540 (2007).


24.  Gao, Y., P. He, J. Lian, L.M. Wang, D. Qian, J. Zhao, W. Wang, M.J. Schulz, J. Zhang, X.P. Zhou, and D.L. Shi, "Improving the mechanical properties of polycarbonate nanocomposites with plasma-modified carbon nanofibers". Journal Of Macromolecular Science Part B-Physics, 2006. 45(4): p. 671-679.


25.  He, P., Y. Gao, J. Lian, L.M. Wang, D. Qian, J. Zhao, W. Wang, M.J. Schulz, X.P. Zhou, and D.L. Shi, "Surface modification and ultrasonication effect on the mechanical properties of carbon nanofiber/polycarbonate composites. " Composites Part A-Applied Science And Manufacturing, 2006. 37(9): p. 1270-1275.


26.  Karpvov, E.G., H. Yu, H.S. Park, W.K. Liu, Q.J. Wang, and D. Qian, "Multiscale boundary conditions in crystalline solids: Theory and application to nanoindentation". International Journal Of Solids And Structures, 2006. 43(21): p. 6359-6379.. (PDF download)


27.  Liu, W.K., Park, H.S., Qian, D., Karpov, E.G., Kadowaki, H., and Wagner, G.J., “Bridging scale methods for nanomechanics and materials”. Computer method in applied mechanics and engineering, 195 (13-16): 1407-1421, 2006. (PDF download)


28.  Qian, D., Gondhalekar, R.H., 2006. “A constitutive model for nanomaterials based on spatial secant”. International Journal for multiscale computational engineering 4 (1), 71-94. (PDF download)


29.  Qian D and Gondhalekar RH, A virtual atom cluster approach to the mechanics of nanostructures, International Journal for multiscale computational engineering. 2(2): 277-289,2004. (PDF download)


30.  Liu, W.K., Qian, D., and Horstemeyer, M.F., Special issue on multiple scale methods for nanoscale mechanics and materials. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 193(17-20): p. III-V, 2004.


31.  Qian, D., Wagner, G.J., and Liu, W.K., A multiscale projection method for the analysis of carbon nanotubes. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 193(17-20): p. 1603-1632, 2004. (PDF download) (listed as the top 10 cited paper published in the last 5 years by the journal in 2009)


32.  Ruoff, R.S., Qian, D., and Liu, W.K., Mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes: theoretical predictions and experimental measurements. Comptes Rendus Physique. 4(9): p. 993-1008, 2003.


33.  Qian, D., Liu, W.K., Subramoney, S., and Ruoff, R.S., Effect of interlayer interaction on the mechanical deformation of multiwalled carbon nanotube. Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology. 3(1): p. 185-191, 2003. (PDF download)


34.  Qian, D., Liu, W.K., and Ruoff, R.S., Load transfer mechanism in carbon nanotube ropes. Composites science and technology. 63(11): p. 1561-1569, 2003. (PDF download)


35.  Qian, D., Wagner, G.J., Ruoff, R.S., Yu, M.F., and Liu, W.K., "Mechanics of Carbon Nanotubes." , Applied Mechanics Reviews, 55(2), 495-533, ASME, 2002. (PDF download) (listed as the top 10 downloaded paper by the journal from 2006-2009, over 350 citations according to google scholar)


36.  Yu, M.F., Dyer, M.J., Chen, J., Qian, D., Liu, W.K, and Ruoff, R.S., "Locked twist in multi-walled carbon nanotube ribbons." Physical Review B, 64: 241403R, 2001. (PDF download)


37.  Qian, D., Liu, W.K., and Ruoff, R.S., "Mechanics of C60 inside the nanotube." Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 105:10753-10758, 2001. (PDF download)


38.  Li, S.F., Liu, W.K., Qian. D., Guduru, P.R., and Rosakis, A.J.,  "Dynamic shear band propagation and micro-structure of adiabatic shear band.", Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 191(1-2):73-92,2001. (PDF download)


39.  Song, N., Qian, D., Cao J., Liu, W.K., and Li, S.F., "Effective model for prediction of springback in flanging", Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, ASME, 123:456-461, October, 2001. (PDF download)


40.  Li, S.F., Qian, D., Liu, W.K. and Belytschko, T., "A meshfree contact-detection algorithm", Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 190(24-25):3271-3292, 2000. (PDF download)


41.  Hao, S., Liu, W.K. and Qian, D., "Localization-induced band and cohesive model," Journal of Applied Mechanics, 67:803-812, ASME, 2000. (PDF download)


42.  Chen, Z., Xin, X., and Qian, D., "A study of localization problems based on the transition between governing equations," International Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, 2(4):291-306,1998.


43.  Chen, Z., Qian, D., and Zhang, Y., "An investigation on the transition from creep damage to creep fracture," Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, 21: 641-649, 1998.



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