Publications on Dynamic Buckling

  1. R. C. Batra and T. S. Geng, Enhancement of the Dynamic Buckling Load for a Plate by Using Piezoceramic ActuatorsSmart Materials & Structures10, 925-933, 2001.
  2. R. C. Batra, Z. G. Wei, Dynamic Buckling of a Thin Thermoviscoplastic Rectangular PlateJ. of Thin-Walled Structures43, 273-290, 2005
  3. Z. G. Wei, J. L. Yu and R. C. Batra, Dynamic Buckling of Thin Cylindrical Shells Under Axial ImpactInt. J. Impact Engng.32, 575-592, 2005.
  4. A. Sears and R. C. Batra, Buckling of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes under Axial CompressionPhysical Reviews B73, 085410, 2006.
  5. Z. G. Wei and R. C. Batra, Dynamic Buckling of Thin Thermoviscoplastic Cylindrical Sheel under Radial Impulsive LoadingThin-Walled Structures44, 1109-1117, 2006.
  6. S.-R. Li and R. C. Batra, Buckling of Axially Compressed Cylindrical Shells with Functionally Graded Middle LayerThin-Walled Structures44, 1039-1047, 2006.
  7. S.-R. Li and R.C. Batra, Thermal Buckling and Post-Buckling of Euler-Bernoulli Deams Supported on Nonlinear Elastic FoundationsAIAA J., 45:3, 712-720, 2007.




Dr. Batra's CV

Romesh C. Batra, PhD

University Distinguished Professor, Clifton C. Garvin Professor

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Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (0219)
Norris Hall, Room 333-E, Virginia Tech
495 Old Turner Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061 



Blast Mitigation Team

Research Activities in the Computational Mechanics Lab (poster)


Feature from Virginia Tech Magazine

Summary of Results on Laminated Plates