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Project ID:FHWA-PROJ-10-0023
Project Name: Mechanical Material Modeling and Simulation by New Multiple Length/Time-Scale Theories and Algorithms
Status: Completed
Last Name:Lee
First Name:Kunik
Office: Office of Safety Research and Development
Roadmap/Focus area(s): Impact of Investment on Transportation Performance and the Economy
Infrastructure Research and Technology Strategic Plan and Roadmap
Project Description:This research could lead to a general multi-scale algorithm for a numerical simulation and a significant shift in the ability to predict a material response in complex situations. This research could apply to highway transportation structural materials, sensors, or pavement surfaces.
Start Date: April 8, 2010
End Date: December 31, 2013
Goals:This is an attempt to develop a mathematical analysis for multi-scale material modeling.
Background Information: The project was submitted in response to third round (Fiscal Year 2009) Exploratory Advanced Research Program solicitation.
Test Methodology: software development based on theoretical approach
Expected Benefits:NANO-scale modeling techniques for any mechanical systems
Deliverables:Name: Theoretical Reports and software.
Product Type(s): Research report, Techbrief
Description: A multiple length and timescales modeling technique.
Keywords: Sensors
Subject Areas: Bridges and other structures