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PMSS Project Details

 

Project ID:FHWA-PROJ-10-0029
Project Name: Mechanical and Structural Nanoscale Modeling
Status: Active
Contact:
Last Name:Lee
First Name:Kunik
Telephone:202-493-3491
E-mail:kunik.lee@dot.gov
Office: Office of Safety Research and Development
Roadmap/Focus area(s): Impact of Investment on Transportation Performance and the Economy
Project Description:This project aims to develop multiscale, multiparadigm modeling and simulation methodology in conjunction with experimental characterization to provide an in silico design and development approach for civil infrastructure stone-based materials.
Start Date: June 28, 2010
End Date: September 27, 2014
Goals:The key project objective is to develop a generalized multiscale dynamic field theory for a concurrent atomistic-continuum material system.
Test Methodology: Lab
Expected Benefits:The expected benefit is mechanical and structural modeling for accurate prediction of material behaviors.
Deliverables:Name: Reports
Product Type(s): Research report
Description: The deliverables are quarterly reports.
Keywords: Safety
Research
Materials
Structures
Highways
Stone
Construction
Subject Areas: Bridges and other structures
Highways
Materials