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Alexander Idesman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Alexander Idesman

,Computational Mechanics Including:

Finite Element Method: Time−Integration Methods for Elastodynamics, Numerical Algorithms for Wave Propogation in Solids,
and Numerical Algorithms for Nonlinear Problems

Multiscale Approach: Inelastic Materials at Small & Large Strains (Metals, Rocks, Polymers, Composite Materials), Phase
Transitions & Twinning, and Contact Interaction

,Metal Forming: Modeling of Technological Processes, Diamond Synthesis, and Design Optimization of High−Pressure Apparatuses

,Continuum Mechanics

,Constitutive Equations for Elastoplastic Materials at Finite Strains
,Phase Transformations in Elastic & Inelastic Materials
,Shape Memory Alloys
,Strength & Durability of Materials & Structures
,High−Pressure Mechanics
Office:ME 116
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Texas Tech University
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Box 41021
Lubbock, TX 79409−1021

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Texas Tech University
Department of Mechanical Engineering
2703 7th Street – Room 100
Lubbock, TX 79409−1021

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Computational Mechanics Lab

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