John Shaw | Faculty

John Shaw

Professor, Aerospace Engineering

3008 FXB
jashaw@umich.edu
(734) 764-3395

 

 

Short Bio

EDUCATION
University of Texas at Austin
PhD Engineering Mechanics

Virginia Technological and State University
MS Computer Science

University of Michigan
BSE Aerospace Engineering

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Materials Research Society

POSITIONS HELD AT MICHIGAN

  • Professor, Aerospace Engineering (2011-Present)
  • Associate Professor, Aerospace Engineering (2003- 2011)
  • Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering (1997- 2003)

Specializations and Research Interests

Mechanics of Adaptive Materials and Structures, Instabilities and thermomechanical behavior of solids and experimental mechanics.

Teaching

TEACHING INTERESTS

  • Intro to Solid Mechanics and Aerospace Structures (Aero 215)
  • Aerospace Structures (Aero 315)
  • Foundations of Solids and Structural Mechanics I (Aero 513)
  • Foundations of Solids and Structural  Mechanics II (AE 514 )
  • Theory of Elastic Stability I (Aero 518 )

Honors and Awards

  • ASEE Beer-Johnston New Mechanics Educator Award (2002).
  • ONR Young Investigator Award (2001).
  • NSF CAREER Award (2000).
  • Sigma Gamma Tau Silver Shaft Award (1999).

Recent Publications

  1. Wineman, A. and Shaw, J.  Influence  of thermally  induced chemorheological  changes on the torsion of elastomeric circular cylinders. Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 17(7):477–492, 05 2006.
  2. Elliott, R., Shaw, J. A., and Triantafyllidis, N. Stability of Crystalline Solids—II: Application to temperature-induced martensitic phase transformations in a bi-atomic crystal.  Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 54:193–232, 2006.
  3. Elliott, R., Triantafyllidis, N., and Shaw, J. A. Stability of Crystalline Solids—I: Continuum and Atomic Lattice Considerations. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 54:161–192, 2006.
  4. Wineman, A. S. and Shaw, J. A. Influence of Thermally  Induced Chemorheological  Changes on the Inflation of Spherical Elastomeric Membranes. Journal of Elasticity, 80(1-3):73–95, July 2005.
  5. Shaw, J. A., Jones, A. S., and Wineman, A. S. Chemorheological  response of elastomers at elevated temperatures: Experiments and simulations.  Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 53(12):2758 – 2793, 2005. ISSN 0022-5096.
  6. Wineman, A. and Shaw, J. A Correspondence Principle for Scission-Induced  Stress Relaxation in Elastomeric Components. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 71(6):769–773, 2004.
  7. Iadicola, M. A. and Shaw, J. A.  Rate and Thermal Sensitivities of Unstable Transformation Behavior in a Shape Memory  Alloy. International Journal of Plasticity, 20:577–605, 2004.
  8. Grummon, D. S., Shaw, J. A., and Gremillet,  A.  Low-Density  Open-cell Foams in the NiTi System. Applied Physics Letters, 82(16):2727–2729, 2003.
  9. Wineman, A. S., Jones, A. S., and Shaw, J. A. Thermo–Mechanics of Elastomers Undergoing Scission and Cross–Linking  at High Temperatures. Tire Science and Technology, 31(2):68–86, April–June 2003.
  10. Shaw, J. A.  A Thermomechanical Model for a 1–D Shape Memory Alloy with Propagating Instabilities. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 39(5):1275–1305, 2002.
  11. Corona, E., Iadicola, M., and Shaw, J. Buckling  of Steel Bars with Lüders Bands. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 39:3313–3336, 2002.
  12. Elliott, R., Shaw, J., and Triantafyllidis, N. Stability of Thermally–induced Martensitic Transfor-mation in Bi–Atomic Lattices. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 39:3845–3856, 2002.
  13. Elliott, R. S., Shaw, J. A., and Triantafyllidis, N. Stability of pressure-dependent, thermally- induced displacive transformations in bi-atomic crystals. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 39(13-14):3845 – 3856, 2002. ISSN 0020-7683.
  14. Iadicola, M. A. and Shaw,  J. A.  An Experimental  Setup for Measuring Unstable Thermo– Mechanical Behavior of Shape Memory  Alloy Wire. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 13(2):157–166, 2002.
  15. Iadicola, M. A. and Shaw, J. A. The Effect of Uniaxial Cyclic Deformation on the Evolution of Phase Transformation Fronts in Pseudoelastic NiTi Wire. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 13(2):143–156, 2002.
  16. Wineman, A. S. and Shaw, J. A. Scission and Healing in a Spinning  Elastomeric  Cylinder  at Elevated Temperature. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 69:602–609, 2002.Shaw, J. A. Simulations of Localized Thermo–Mechanical Behavior in a NiTi Shape Memory
  17. Alloy. International Journal of Plasticity, 16(5):541–562, 2000.
  18. Shaw, J. A. and Kyriakides, S. Initiation and Propagation of Localized Deformation in Elasto– Plastic Strips under Uniaxial Tension.  International Journal of Plasticity, 13(10):837–871, 1998.
  19. Shaw, J. A. and Kyriakides,  S. On the Nucleation  and Propagation of Phase Transformation Fronts in a NiTi Alloy. Acta Materialia, 45(2):683–700, 1997.
  20. Shaw, J. A. and Kyriakides, S. Thermomechanical Aspects of NiTi. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 43(8):1243–1281, 1995.