• G. Paul Pepper ’54 Professor
Anastasia Muliana

Educational Background

  • Ph. D, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, May 2004
  • M.S, Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, August 1999
  • B.S, Civil Engineering, Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia, October 1997, cum laude

Research Interests

  • Analytical, numerical, and experimental approaches in areas of structural and computational mechanics, i.e. nonlinear and time dependent constitutive material modeling, thermal stress analysis, contact and damage modeling, delamination crack growth in laminated composites, micromechanics of composite materials and structures, multi-scale material modeling, modeling nanoindentation tests, large-scale nonlinear structural analysis, numerical and finite element modeling, neural network simulations in engineering.

Awards & Honors

  • ASME Fellow 2016
  • William Keeler Memorial Award, 2016
  • TEES Faculty Fellow 2016
  • Cain Faculty Fellow I, 2016-2019
  • William Keeler Memorial Award, 2015
  • The Dean of Engineering Excellence Award, COE, Texas A&M University, 2015

Selected Publications

  • Tajeddini* V and Muliana A, “Deformation of Flexible and Foldable Electro-active Composite Structures” Composite Structures, 160, pp. 280-291, 2017
  • Muliana A, Rajagopal KR, Tscharnuter D, Pinter G, “A Nonlinear Viscoelastic Constitutive Model of Polymeric Solids based on Multiple Natural Configuration Theory” International Journal of Solids and Structures, 100, pp. 95-110, 2016
  • Song* R, Muliana A, Palazotto A, “An Empirical Approach to Evaluate Creep Responses in Polymers and Polymeric Composites and Determination of Design Stresses” Composite Structures, 148, pp. 207-223, 2016
  • Zhu* H, Muliana A, and Rajagopal KR, “On the Nonlinear Viscoelastic Deformations of Composites with Prestressed Inclusions” Composite Structures, 149, pp. 279-291, 2016
  • Lin*, CH and Muliana A, “Nonlinear and Rate-dependent Hysteretic Responses of Active Hybrid Composites” Materials Sciences and Applications, 7, pp. 51-72, 2016