Faculty - Madhu S. Madhukar
Madhu S. Madhukar
316 Perkins Hall
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-2030
Mechanics of Materials
Mechanics of Composite Materials
Ph.D., 1986, Drexel University
M.S., 1984, Drexel University
B.S., 1978, IIT Kanpur
Processing and processing optimization of polymer composites
Mechanical behavior of composite materials
Heat transfer in composite materials
|1994 - Present
||Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Science
Department, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
|1991 - 1993
||Assistant Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics Department, The University of
|1988 - 1990
||Research Associate, Composite Materials and Structures Center, Michigan State
|1986 - 1988
||Instructor/Post-doctoral Fellow, Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics Department,
|Faculty Advisor for the East Tennessee Chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering ( SAMPE )
Richard Burgess and M. S. Madhukar, “Cure Optimization Technique in Thermosetting Polymers,” Society for Advancement of Materials and Processing (SAMPE), May 5-7, 2005, Long Beach, California.
M.S. Madhukar and H. Kavuri, “Characterization of the Elastic Modulus Development of 3501-6 during Cure,” Society for the Advancement of Materials and Processing (SAMPE), 2004, Long Beach, California.
M.S. Madhukar, B. Franks, R. Karkkainen, J.D. Russell, “A New Method to Characterize Stiffness Development and Stress Relaxation in Polymers”, Proceedings of International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-14), July 14-18, 2003, San Diego, CA
Ryan Karkkainen, M.S. Madhukar, and John D. Russell, “Empirical Modeling of In-Cure Volume Changes of RS3 and EX-1515 Cynate Esters”, J. of Reinforced Plastics and Composite, 2002.
M.S. Madhukar, M.S. Genidy and J.D. Russell, "A New Method to Reduce Cure Induced Stresses in Thermoset Polymer Composites, Part I: Test Method", Journal of Composite Materials, Vol. 34, No. 22/2000, pp. 1882-1904.