Advanced Computational Mechanics and Materials Laboratory


Jul 3, 2019

Anupam’s article on shock compression of single crystal and core-shell Cu@Ni nanoporous metals has been featured on the cover of Journal of Applied Physics. Well done Anupam!

Mar 12, 2019

Haomin, Lijie, and ALi delivered three talks and one poster presentation on the mechanics of nanoporous Cu, composite intertwined Cu/Mo, and SiN nanomembranes at TMS 2019 in San Antonio. Kudos to all three of them!

Feb 20, 2019

Haomin successfully presented her multiscale model of the mechanics of nanoporous materials in Third International Symposium on Nanoporous Materials by Alloy Corrosion in Philadelphia.

Feb 14, 2019

Lejie’s paper on structural phase transformation in bicontiunous intertwined composites just got published in ACS Applied Nano Materials. Well done Lejie!

Aug 15, 2018

Haomin’s first paper on deformation behaviors of nanowires and connecting nodes in nanoporous materials just got published in Modeling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering. Well done Haomin!

Jul 16, 2018

Haomin, Gus, and Ali are preparing for their ‘Exploring Nanotechnology’ workshop for highschool students.

May 9, 2018

Anupam’s paper on strengthening behavior of irradiated Cu is accpeted to Materialia. Congrats Anupam!

May 9, 2018

Muhammad was recently awarded the Emil L. Kuichling Prize, awarded annually to the student in the junior class in mechanics who has shown the greatest proficiency in the work of the course. Great job Muhammad! He is also accepted into the DAAD-Rise program, and will be spending his summer in Hamburg, Germany, at the Hamburg University of Technology, researching nonlinear controls of flexible robots. Well done!

Apr 18, 2018

Lijie’s first paper just got accpeted for publication in Comp. Mat. Sci. Congrats Lijie!

Dec 23, 2017

Niaz has been awarded a 2018 Young Leaders Professional Development Award from the Functional Materials Division of the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society.

Nov 22, 2017

Haomin will present her work on nanowires at MRS 2017 in Boston.

Jul 10, 2017

Anupam Neogi joined the group. Welcome Anupam!

Jun 1, 2017

Muhammad Hadi just joined the group. He recieved XEROX fellowship to do research on computational modeling of nanoporous materials in summer 2017. Welcome Muhammad!

May 30, 2017

Gus received the second place for his poster presentation on nanoporous metals at the ICME conference in Michigan in May. Well done Gus!

May 30, 2017

Niaz was one of the panelists of ‘Women in Tech’ forum at Display week 2017 in May.

May 16, 2017

Ben successfully defended his MS. Congratulations Ben!

Apr 10, 2017

Jimmy successfully defended his MS. Congratulations Jimmy!

Mar 25, 2017

Haomin, Gus, and Niaz presented ACMML at MRS chapter at UR.

Mar 11, 2017

Caulin will present his work on melting behavior of core-shell nanoparticles in NCUR 2017 in Memphis in April.

Mar 10, 2017

Niaz organzied the symposuim ‘Computational Thermodynamics and Kinetics’ in TMS 2017 in San Diego. She also gave an invited talk on Nanoporous metals.

Feb 16, 2017

Niaz just gave an invited talk at Rochester Institute of Technology. The title of talk was ‘Deformation mechanisms of nanoporous materials’

Jan 15, 2017

Niaz gave an invited talk in International Conference on Plasticity in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The talk was based on Gus, Haomin, Jimmy’s research results!

Sep 20, 2016

Group photo, Fall 2016

Aug 23, 2016

Haomin Liu is the second PhD to join the group. Welcome Haomin!

Aug 17, 2016

Lijie (Gus) He joins the group as the first PhD student. Welcome Gus!

Jul 19, 2016

Prof. Abdolrahim recieves grant from NSF to investigate the deformation behaviors of nanoporous metals. See here.

Jun 30, 2016

Benjamin Smilen joins the Group as a graduate researcher. Welcome, Ben!

Jun 23, 2016

Caulin Nelson-Angelsea joins the Group as an undergraduate researcher. Welcome, Caulin!

May 4, 2016

Bin (Jimmy) presented his work on atomistic modeling of nanoporous materials at the Center for Integrated Research Computing annual poster session. Good job Jimmy!

Mar 13, 2016

Niaz recent paper “Determining coherent reference states of general semicoherent interfaces” just got highlighted as the editor’s choice of the Computational Materials Science. See the link:

Mar 13, 2016

Niaz will chair the Computational Thermodynamics and Kinetics symposium at TMS 2017 in San Diego.