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Name: Dr. Addis Kidane
Phone: 803-777-2502
Campus: Columbia
College: Engineering and Computing
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Campus (2): Columbia
College (2): Engineering and Computing
Department (2): Aerospace Engineering
Position: Associate Professor
Research Interests: Functionally graded materials; composites materials; metal- ceramic composites; Mechanics of material under dynamic loading and extreme environments; Experimental Mechanics; Failure mechanics, Fracture mechanics; Polymer nano-composites; Nondestructive evaluation of structure; mechanical behavior of emerging advanced materials, mainly focused on the relationship between micro-mechanical phenomena and macro-material properties, with the long-term goal being to contribute to the design and fabrication of improved material systems capable of addressing future engineering problems in energy, transport, and safety applications.
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