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

FALL 2103

AE 315: MWF 10:00 - 11:30, 1109 FXB

Office Hrs: M 1:00-2:00, W 12:30 - 2:30, 3072 FXB

TEACHING INTERESTS

  • Intro to Solid Mechanics and Aerospace Structures (Aero 215)
  • Aerospace Engineering Laboratory I (Aero 305)
  • Aerospace Structures (Aero 315)
  • Foundations of Solids and Structural Mechanics I (Aero 513)
  • 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

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Churchill, C. B., Shaw, J. A., and Iadicola, M. A. Tips and Tricks for Characterizing Shape Memory Alloy Wire: Part 2 - Fundamental Isothermal Responses. Experimental Techniques, 33(1):51-62, Jan-Feb 2009. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J. A., Churchill, C. B., and Iadicola, M. A. Tips and Tricks for Characterizing Shape Memory Alloy Wire: Part 1 - Differential Scanning Calorimetry and Basic Phenomena. Exper-imental Techniques, pages 55-62, Sep-Oct 2008. [PDF]
  • Wineman, A. S. and Shaw, J. A. Influence of Thermally Induced Scission and Crosslinking on the Post-Scission Inflation of Circular Elastomeric Membranes. International Journal of Engineering Science, 46(8):758-774, 2008. [PDF]
  • Wineman, A. S. and Shaw, J. A. Combined Deformation and Temperature induced Scission in a Rubber Cylinder in Torsion. International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics, 42:330-335, 2007. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Grummon, D.S., Foltz, J., "Superelastic NiTi Honeycombs: Fabrication and Experiments," Smart Materials and Structures, 16:S170-S178, 2007. [PDF]
  • Iadicola, M.A., Shaw, J.A., "An experimental method to measure initiation events during unstable stress-induced martensitic transformation in a shape memory alloy wire," Smart Materials and Structures, 16:S155-S169, 2007.
  • Jones, A., Shaw, J.A., Wineman, A., " An Experimental Facility to Measure the Chemorheological Response of Inflated Elastomeric Membranes at High Temperature," Experimental Mechanics, 46:579-587, 2006.
  • Wineman, A., Shaw, J., "Influence of Thermally Induced Chemorheological Changes on the Torsion of Elastomeric Circular Cylinders," Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 17(7):477-492, 2006.
  • Wineman, A., Shaw, J., "Influence of Thermally Induced Chemorheological Changes on the Inflation of Spherical Elastomeric Membranes," Journal of Elasticity, 80(1-3):73-95, 2005. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Jones, A., Wineman, A., "Chemorheological Response of Elastomers at Elevated Temperatures: Experiments and Simulations," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 53:2758-2793, 2005. [PDF]
  • Elliott, R.S., Triantafyllidis, N., Shaw, J.A., "Stability of Crystalline Solids - I: Continuum and Atomic Lattice Considerations," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 54:161-192, 2005. [PDF]
  • Elliott, R.S., Shaw, J.A., 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, 2005.
  • Wineman, A., Shaw, J., "A Correspondence Principle for Scission-Induced Stress Relaxation in Elastomeric Components," Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 71, Nov. 2004. [PDF]
  • Iadicola, M.A., Shaw, J.A., "Rate and Thermal Sensitivities of Unstable Transformation Behavior in a Shape Memory Alloy," International Journal of Plasticity, Vol. 20, pp. 577-605, 2004. [PDF]
  • Grummon, D.S., Shaw, J.A., Gremillet, A., "Low-Density Open-cell Foams in the NiTi System," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 82, No. 16, (21 April) 2003. [PDF]
  • Wineman, A., Jones, A., Shaw, J.A., "Thermo-Mechanics of Elastomers Undergoing Scission and Cross-linking at High Temperatures," Tire Science and Technology, Vol. 31, No. 2, April-June, pp. 68-86, 2003. [PDF]
  • Wineman, A., Shaw, J., "Scission and Healing in a Spinning Elastomeric Cylinder at Elevated Temperature," Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 69, pp. 602-608, 2002. - A. S. Wineman1, John A. Shaw, "Scission and Healing in a Spinning Elastomeric Cylinder at Elevated Temperature," Transactions of the ASME. [PDF]
  • Elliott, R.S., Shaw, J.A., Triantafyllidis, N., "Stability of Pressure-Dependent Thermally-Induced Displacive Transformations in Bi-atomic Lattices," International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 39, pp. 3845-3856, 2002.[PDF]
  • Elliott, R.S., Shaw, J.A., Triantafyllidis, N., "Stability of Thermally-induced Martensitic Transformations in Bi-atomic Lattices," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 50, no. 11, pp. 2463-2493, 2002. [PDF]
  • Corona, E., Shaw, J., Iadicola, M., "Buckling of Steel Bars with Luders Bands," International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 39, pp. 3313-3336, 2002.
  • Iadicola, M.A., Shaw, J.A., "An Experimental Setup for Measuring Unstable Thermo-mechanical Behavior of a Shape Memory Alloy Wire," Journal of Intelligent Materials Systems and Structures (Special Issue - Adaptive Structures and Material Systems 2000/2001), Vol. 13, No. 2/3, pp. 157-166, 2002. [PDF]
  • Iadicola, M.A., 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 (Special Issue - Adaptive Structures and Material Systems 2000/2001), Vol. 13, No. 2/3, pp. 143-156, 2002. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J., "A Thermomechanical Model for a 1-D Shape Memory Alloy with Propagating Instabilities," International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 1275-1305, 2002. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J., "Simulations of Localized Thermo-mechanical Behavior in a NiTi Shape Memory Alloy," International Journal of Plasticity, Vol. 16, pp. 541-562, 2000. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Kyriakides, S., "Initiation and Propagation of Localized Deformation in Elasto-Plastic Strips under Uniaxial Tension," International Journal of Plasticity, Vol. 13, Issue 10, pp. 837-871, 1998. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Kyriakides, S., "On the Nucleation and Propagation of Phase Transformation Fronts in a NiTi Alloy," Acta Materialia, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 683-700, 1997.
  • Shaw, J.A., Kyriakides, S., "Thermomechanical Aspects of NiTi," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 43, No. 8, pp. 1243-1281, 1995.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Wineman, A., Shaw, J., and Jones, A., "Life-Cycle and Durability Predictions of Elastomeric Components," in Modeling and Simulation-based Life Cycle Engineering (S. Saigal, K. P. Chong. S. T. Thynell, H. Morgan, editors), Taylor and Francis Group Ltd., London, 2002.

CONFERENCE AND TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS

  • Grummon, D. S., Shaw, J. A., and Low, K.-B. Reactive Eutectic Brazing of Nitinol using Niobium. In Proceedings of ICOMAT08. Sante Fe, NM, United States, June (in press) 2008. [PDF]
  • Churchill, C. B. and Shaw, J. A. Shakedown Response of Conditioned Shape Memory Alloy Wire. In Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional and Composite Materials, Proceedings of the SPIE 15th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials, volume 6928. 2008. [PDF]
  • Reedlunn, B. and Shaw, J. A. Shape memory alloy cables. In Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional and Composite Materials, Proceedings of the SPIE 15th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials, volume 6928. 2008.
  • Elliott, R.S., Shaw, J.A., Triantafyllidis, N., "Stability of Dispersive Bi-atomic Crystals," Proceedings of the SPIE, Smart Structures and Materials 2004: Active Materials, Behavior and Mechanics", Vol. 5387, pp. 239-248. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Chang, B.-C., Iadicola, M.A., Leroy, Y.M., "Thermodynamics of a 1-D Shape Memory Alloy: Modeling, Experiments, and Application," Proceedings of the "SPIE 10th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials", San Diego, CA, 2-6 March, 2003. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., Gremillet, A, Grummon, D. S., "The Manufacture of NiTi Foams," ASME Adaptive Structures & Materials Systems Symposium, ASME winter meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2002. [PDF]
  • Wineman, A. S., Jones, A., Shaw, J.A., "Thermo-mechanics of Elastomers Undergoing Scission and Cross-Linking at High Temperatures," Tire Society Conference, Akron, OH, Sept. 2002.
  • Iadicola, M.A. and Shaw, J.A., "The Effect of Uniaxial Cyclic Deformation on the Evolution of Phase Transformation Fronts in Pseudoelastic NiTi Wire," ASME Adaptive Structures & Materials Systems Symposium, Nov. 2001. [PDF]
  • Iadicola, M.A. and Shaw, J.A., "An Experimental Setup for Measuring Unstable Thermo-mechanical Behavior of a Shape Memory Alloy Wire," ASME Adaptive Structures & Materials Systems Symposium, Nov. 2000. [PDF]
  • Shaw, J.A., and Kyriakides, S., "Numerical Simulation of Stress-Induced Instability and Propagation in Uniaxial Strips," Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers 12th Engineering Mechanics Conference, May 1998.
  • Shaw, J.A., and Kyriakides, S., "Initiation and Propagation of Localized Deformation in the Pseudoelastic Response of NiTi," Proceedings of SPIE Symposium in Smart Structures and Materials, March 1998.
  • Shaw, J.A., and Kyriakides, S., "Evolution of Localized Deformation in NiTi Strips," Proceedings of Plasticity `97, Physics and Mechanics of Finite Plastic and Viscoplastic Deformation, pp. 173-174, July 1997.
  • Shaw, J.A., "Material Instabilities in a Nickel-Titanium Shape Memory Alloy," Dissertation, The University of Texas at Austin, Jan 1997.