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Xinran Xiao


Mechanical Engineering (ME), College of Engineering

2727 Alliance Dr Ste B


Mechanical behavior of metal, polymer, composite materials, fracture, fatigue, crashworthiness, multiphysics phenomena.


Journal of Aerospace Engineering 2015 Best Paper Award, April 2016.

Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2014.

Charles L. McCuen Award, General Motor Corp, 2007

Award of Excellence, General Motor Corp. Tech Center Award, 1999.


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Royal Ihuaenyi, Shutian Yan, Jie Deng, Chulheung Bae, Sakib Iqbal, Xinran Xiao, Orthotropic Thermo-Mechanical Model for Polymeric Battery Separators with Electrolyte Effect, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, (2021), 168, 090536.

Christopher Cater, Xinran Xiao, Robert Goldberg, and Xiaojing Gong, The Influence of Interlaminar Microstructure on Micro-Cracking at Laminate Free Edge, Composites Part A, 110 (2018), 217-226.

Andy VanderKlok, Andy Stamm, James Dorer, Eryi Hu, Matthew Auvenshine, J. Michael Pereira, Xinran Xiao, An Experimental Investigation Into The High Velocity Impact Responses Of S2-Glass/SC15 Epoxy Composite Panels With A Gas Gun, Int J Impact Engineering, 111 (2018) 244-254.

Danghe Shi and Xinran Xiao, An Enhanced Continuum Damage Mechanics Model For Crash Simulation Of Composites, Composite Structures, 185 (2018) 774-785.


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