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J. A. M. Boulet

J. A. M. Boulet

Associate Professor & Associate Head of Undergraduate Programs

Biography

1995 - Present Associate Professor, Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

1988 - 1995 Associate Professor, Engineering Science & Mechanics Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

1985 - 1988 Assistant Professor, Engineering Science & Mechanics Department, University of Tennessee

1984 - 1984 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Summer 1983 College Faculty Associate, Lockheed-Georgia, Marietta, GA.

1981- 1984 Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Summer 1980 - Summer 1979 Failure Analyst, Failure Analysis Associates, Palo Alto, CA.

1979 - 1980 Research Assistant, Applied Mechanics, Stanford University

1976 - 1977 Design Engineer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN

1976 - 1977 Instructor (part-time) Engineering Science & Mechanics Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Research

Structural dynamics and vibrations, fracture mechanics, structural stability, oscillating fluid flow, fluid-structure interaction.


Education

Ph.D 1984, Stanford University

MS 1976, University of Tennessee

BS 1975, University of Tennessee


Awards and Recognitions

  • MABE Outstanding Teacher Award, 2013
  • Member, ASEE, ASME, and SPE

Publications

Raphael, J. J., and J. A. M. Boulet, "Modeling the failure of hoisting load chain", Practical Failure Analysis, 1(2), 61-71, 2001.

Landes, J. D., D. E. McCabe, and J. A. M. Boulet, Fracture Mechanics, 24th Volume, STP 1207, ASTM, 1994.

Smithwick, R. W., III, and J. A. M. Boulet, "Electrically driven oscillations of a mercury-droplet electrode", J. Colloid and Interface Science, 150, 567-574, 1992.

She, S., J. D. Landes, J. A. M. Boulet, and J. E. Stoneking, "Statistical Theory for Predicting the Failure of Brittle Materials," Journal of Applied Mechanics., 58, 43-49, 1991.

Smithwick, R. W., III, and J. A. M. Boulet, "Vibrations of Microscopic Mercury Droplets on Glass," J. Colloid and Interface Science, 130, 588-596, 1989.

J. A. M. Boulet

Contact Information

  • 309 Dougherty Engineering Building
  • Phone: 865-974-8376
  • E-mail: boulet@utk.edu

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