• Holdredge/Paul Professor
Arun Srinivasa

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1991
  • B. Tech Indian Institute of Technology, India 1986

Research Interests

  • Plasticity of metals and polymers; thermomechanics of dissipative processes, dislocation dynamics, Cosserat continua, design and dynamics of compliant mechanisms, computational modeling of defects, fracture and fatigue processes.

Awards & Honors

  • ASME, Fellow
  • Society of Engineering Science, Fellow
  • The Archie Higdon Distinguished Educator Award (2018)
  • UC Berkeley Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award (1990)
  • The Berkeley Fellowship (1986-1989)
  • The Banco Foundation Gold Medal (1986)
  • The Raghavendra Memorial Prize (1984)

Selected Publications

  • Wang, Zhujiang, Arun R. Srinivasa, K. R. Rajagopal, and J. N. Reddy. "Simulation of inextensible elastoplastic beams based on an implicit rate type model." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics 99 (2018): 165-172.
  • Arbind, Archana, A. R. Srinivasa, and J. N. Reddy. "A higher-order theory for open and closed curved rods and tubes using a novel curvilinear cylindrical coordinate system." Journal of Applied Mechanics 85, no. 9 (2018): 091006.
  • Rao, Ashwin, and A. R. Srinivasa. "A thermodynamic driving force approach for analyzing functional degradation of shape memory alloy components." Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures (2018): 1-13.
  • Iquebal, Ashif Sikandar, Zimo Wang, Woo-Hyun Ko, Zhujiang Wang, P. R. Kumar, Arun Srinivasa, and Satish TS Bukkapatnam. "Towards Realizing Cybermanufacturing Kiosks: Quality Assurance Challenges and Opportunities." Procedia Manufacturing 26 (2018): 1296-1306.
  • Sarwar, J., T. Shrouf, A. Srinivasa, H. Gao, M. Radovic, and K. Kakosimos. "Characterization of thermal performance, flux transmission performance and optical properties of MAX phase materials under concentrated solar irradiation." Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 182 (2018): 76-91.