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Journal Publications (Recent Five Years)

Fang, H., Li, S., Ji, H., and Wang, K. W., 2017, “Dynamics of a Bistable Miura-Origami Structure,” Physical Review E, 95, 052211.

Thota,M., Li, S. and Wang, K.W., 2017, “Lattice Reconfiguration and Phononic Band-Gap Adaptation via Origami Folding,” Physical Review B, 95, pp.064307.

Li, S. and Wang, K.W., 2017 “Plant Inspired Adaptive Structures and Materials for Morphing and  Actuation: A Review,” Bioinspiration and Biomimetics, 12, pp.011001.

Fang, H. and Wang, K.W, 2017 “Piezoelectric Vibration-Driven Locomotion Systems – Exploiting Resonance and Bistable Dynamics,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 391, pp.153–169.

Kim, J.,  Harne, R. L.,  and Wang, K. W.  2017 “Predicting Non-Stationary and Stochastic Activation of Saddle-Node Bifurcation,” ASME Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, 12(1), pp. 011009.

Tallman, T. N. and Wang, K.W, 2016 “An Inverse Methodology for Calculating Strains from Conductivity Changes in Piezoresistive Nanocomposites,” Smart Materials and Structures, 25, pp.115046.

Fang, H., Li, S., and Wang, K.W. 2016 “Self-Locking Degree-4 Vertex Origami Structures,” Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 472, pp.20160682.

Fang, H., Li, S., and Wang, K.W. 2016 “Uncovering the Deformation Mechanisms of Origami Metamaterials by Introducing Generic Degree-Four Vertices,” Physical Review E, 94, pp. 043002.

Li,S., Fang, H.  and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Recoverable and Programmable Collapse from Folding Pressurized Origami Cellular Solids,” Physical Review Letters, 117, pp. 114301.

Harne, R. L., Zhang, C.,  Li, B., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “An Analytical Approach for Predicting the Energy Capture and Conversion by Impulsively-Excited Bistable Vibration Energy Harvesters,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 373, pp. 205–222.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Exploring a Modular Adaptive Metastructure Concept Inspired by Muscle’s Cross-Bridge,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structure, 27(9), pp. 1189-1202.

Tallman, T. N.,  and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Damage and Strain Identification in Multifunctional Materials via Electrical Impedance Tomography with Constrained Sine Wave Solutions,” Structural Health Monitoring, 15(2), pp. 235–244.

Harne, R. L., Sun, A., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Leveraging Nonlinear Saturation-Based Phenomena in an L-Shaped Vibration Energy Harvesting System,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 363, pp. 517-531.

Zhang, C., Harne, R. L., Li, B., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Reconstructing the Transient, Dissipative Dynamics of a Bistable Duffing Oscillator using an Improved Averaging Method with Jacobian Elliptic Functions,” International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics, 79, pp. 26–37.

Harne, R. L., Wu, Z., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Designing and Harnessing the Metastable States of a Modular Metastructure for Massive Mechanical Properties Adaptation,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 138(2), pp. 021402.

Kidambi, N.,  Harne, R. L,  and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Adaptation of Energy Dissipation in a Mechanical Metastable Module Excited Near Resonance,” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 138(1), pp. 011001.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Axial Suspension Compliance and Compression for Enhancing Performance of a Nonlinear Vibration Energy Harvesting Beam System,” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 138(1), pp. 011004.

Fang, H., Li, S., Wang, K. W., and Xu, J. 2015 “Phase Coordination and Phase–Velocity Relationship in Metameric Robot Locomotion,” Bioinspiration & Biomimetics, 10, pp. 066006.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Fluidic Origami with Embedded Pressure Dependent Multi-Stability – A Plant Inspired Innovation,” Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 12, pp. 20150639.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Fluidic Origami: a Plant Inspired Adaptive Structure with Shape Morphing and Stiffness Tuning,” Smart Materials and Structures, 24, pp. 105031.

Tallman, T. N., Gungor, S., Wang, K. W.,  and Bakis, C. E.  2015 “Tactile Imaging and Distributed Strain Sensing in Highly Flexible Carbon Nanofiber/Polyurethane Nanocomposites,” Carbon, 95, pp.485-493.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Dipteran-Inspired Flapping Wing Motor System for Flight Versatility and Effectiveness Enhancement,” Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 12(104), pp. 20141367.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Architectural Synthesis and Analysis of Dual-Cellular Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composites for Multifunctional Metastructures,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design 137(4), pp. 041402.

Tallman, T. N., Semperlotti, F. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Enhanced Delamination Detection through Nanofiller Tailoring and Electrical Impedance Tomography,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structure 26(18), pp. 2565-2576

Thota, M., Harne, R. L.  and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Harnessing Intrinsic Localized Modes to Identify Impurities in Nonlinear Periodic Systems,” Journal of Applied Physics, 117, pp. 074505.

Zhao, L., Yang, J., Wang, K. W. and Semperlotti, F. 2015 “An Application of Impediography to the High Sensitivity and High Resolution Identification of Structural Damage,” Smart Materials and Structures, 24(6), pp. 065044.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Exploring a Modular Adaptive Metastructure Concept Inspired by Muscle’s Cross-Bridge,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structure, 1045389X15586451.

Kim, J., Harne, R. L., and Wang, K. W., 2015 “Enhancing Damage Identification Robustness to Noise and Damping using Integrated Bistable and Adaptive Piezoelectric Circuitry,” Journal of Vibration and  Acoustics 137(1), pp. 011003.

Tallman, T. N. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Transverse Percolation Probability and Conductivity in Aligned Three-Dimensional Nanofiller Networks,” Nanotechnology 26 pp.025501.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W., 2014 “Passive Measurement of Progressive Mass Change via Bifurcation Sensing with a Multistable Micromechanical System,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 26(13), pp. 1622-1632

Kim, J. and Wang, K. W., 2014 “An Enhanced Impedance-Based Damage Identification Method using Adaptive Piezoelectric Circuitry,” Smart Materials and Structures 23(9) pp. 095041.

Tallman, T., Güngör, S., Wang, K. W. and Bakis, C. B. 2014 “Damage Detection via Electrical Impedance Tomography in Glass Fiber/Epoxy Laminates with Carbon Black Filler,” Structural Health Monitoring 14(1) 100-109.

Fang, H., Wang, C., Li, S., Wang, K. W. and Xu, J. 2014 “A Comprehensive Study on the Locomotion Characteristics of a Metameric Earthworm-Like Robot, Part B: Gait Analysis and Experiments,” Multibody System Dynamics 35(2), pp. 153–177.

Fang, H., Li, S., Wang, K. W. and Xu, J. 2014 “A Comprehensive Study on the Locomotion Characteristics of a Metameric Earthworm-Like Robot, Part A: Modeling and Gait Generation,” Multibody System Dynamics 34(4), pp. 391–413.

Yang, K., Harne, R. L., Wang, K. W. and Huang, H. 2014 “Dynamic Stabilization for Operational Safety Enhancement of a Bistable Suspension System attached to a Flexible Structure,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 333(24), pp. 6651–6661

Wu, Z., Harne., R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Excitation-Induced Stability in a Bistable Duffing Oscillator: Analysis and Experiments,” ASME Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics 10(1) pp. 011016.

Harne, R. L., Shoemaker, M. E., Dussault, B. E. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Wave Heave Energy Conversion using Modular Multistability,” Applied Energy 130, pp.148–156.

Johnson, D. R., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “A Disturbance Cancellation Perspective on Vibration Control Using a Bistable Snap Through Attachment,” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics 136(3) pp.031006.

Kidambi, N., Harne, R. L., Fujii, Y., Pietron, G. M., and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Methods in Vehicle Mass and Road Grade Estimation,” SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars-Mechanical Systems 7:2014-01-0111.

Tallman, T.N., Güngör, S., Wang, K. W. and Bakis, C. E. 2014 “Damage Detection and Conductivity Evolution in Carbon Nanofiber Epoxy via Electrical Impedance Tomography,” Smart Materials and Structures 23 pp.045034.

Yang, K., Harne, R. L., Wang, K. W. and Huang, H. 2014 “Investigation of a Bistable Dual-Stage Vibration Isolator under Harmonic Excitation,” Smart Materials and Structures 23 (4) pp.045033.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “A Bifurcation-Based Coupled Linear-Bistable System for Microscale Mass Sensing,” Journal of Sound and Vibration 333(8) pp.2241-2252.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Synthesizing Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite (F2MC) based Multi-Cellular Adaptive Structure for Prescribed Spectral Data,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 25(11) pp.1340-1351.

Bruhn, B. R., Schroeder, T. H. H., Li, S., Billeh, Y., Wang, K. W. and Mayer, M. 2014 “Bio-Inspired Actuation via Osmotic Pressure Gradient” PLoS ONE 9(3) pp.e91350.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Energy Harvester Synthesis via Coupled Linear-Bistable System with Multistable Dynamics,” ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics 81(6) pp.061005.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Prospects for Nonlinear Energy Harvesting Systems Designed near the Elastic Stability Limit when Driven by Colored Noise,” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics 136(2) pp.021009.

Kovvali, R. K., Hodges, D. H., Yu, W., Kim, J. S. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Discussion: Vibration Analysis of Composite Beams with End Effects via the Formal Asymptotic Method (Kim, J.S., Wang, K.W., 2010, ASME J. Vib. Acoust., 132(4), 041003),” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics 136(2) pp.025501.

Harne, R. L., Thota, M. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Bistable Energy Harvesting Enhancement with an Auxiliary Linear Oscillator,” Smart Materials and Structures 22(12) pp.125028.

Johnson, D. R., Thota, M., Semperlotti, F. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “On Achieving High and Adaptable Damping via a Bistable Oscillator,” Smart Materials and Structures 22(11) pp.115027.

Harne, R. L., and Wang, K. W. 2013, “On the Fundamental and Superharmonic Effects in Bistable Energy Harvesting,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 25(8) pp.937-950.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Robust Sensing Methodology for Detecting Change with Bistable Circuitry Dynamics Tailoring,” Applied Physics Letter 102, pp.203506.

Harne, R. L., Thota, M. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Concise and High-Fidelity Predictive Criteria for Maximizing Performance and Robustness of Bistable Energy Harvester,” Applied Physics Letter 102 pp.053903.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. “On the Synthesis of Bio-Inspired Dual-Cellular Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite Adaptive Structure Based on a Non-Dimensional Dynamics Model,” Smart Materials and Structures 22(1) pp.014001.

Tallman, T. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “An Arbitrary-Strains Carbon Nanotube Composite Piezoresistivity Model for Finite Element Integration,” Applied Physics Letter 102 pp.011909.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “A Review of the Recent Research on Vibration Energy Harvesting via Bistable Systems,”Smart Materials and Structures 22(2) pp.023001.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2012 “On the Dynamic Characteristics of Biological Inspired Multi-Cellular Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite Structures,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 23(3) pp.291-300.

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Conference Proceeding Publications (Recent Five Years)

Fang, H., Chu, S. A., and Wang, K. W. 2017 “Self-locking Origami Structures and Locking-induced Piecewise Stiffness,” Proceedings of the ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2017-67197, Cleveland, OH.

Xia, Y., Fang, H., and Wang, K. W. 2017 “Exploring the Dynamic Characteristics of Degree-4 Vertex Origami Metamaterials,” Proceedings of the ASME 2017 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS2017-3810, Snowbird, UT.

Wu, Z. and Wang, K. W. 2017 “A Metastable Modular Structural System for Adaptive Nonreciprocal Wave Propagation,” SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Portland, OR.

Kim, J., Harne, R. L.,  and Wang, K. W. 2017 “Adaptive On-Line Signal Denoising using Stochastic Resonance for Acoustic Emission-Based Structural Health Monitoring,” SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Portland, OR.

Fang, Y., Zhang, Y., and Wang, K. W. 2017 “An Earthworm-Like Robot using Origami Structures,” SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Portland, OR.

Kidambi, N., Harne, H. L., and Wang, K. W. 2017 “Multistability Inspired by the Oblique, Pennate Architectures of Skeletal Muscle,” SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Portland, OR.

Kidambi, N., Pietron, G. M., Boesch, M., Fujii, Y., and Wang, K. W. 2017 “Accuracy and Robustness of Parallel Vehicle Mass and Road Grade Estimation,” SAE World Congress & Exhibition, 2017-01-1586, Detroit, MI.

Thota, M., Li, S., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Origami Metastructures for Tunable Wave Propagation,” ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS2016-9186, Stowe, VT.

Kim, J., Harne, R. L., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Predicting Non-Stationary and Stochastic Activation of Saddle-Node Bifurcation,” ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS2016-9051, Stowe, VT.

Kidambi, N., Harne, R.L., and Wang, K.W. 2016 “Strain Energy Trapping due to Energetic Asymmetry in Modular Structures inspired by Muscle Cross-Bridges,” ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2016-59556, Charlotte, NC.

Li, S.  and Wang, K.W. 2016 “Pressurized Origami Structure for Programmable Negative and Quasi-Zero Stiffness,” ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2016-59409, Charlotte, NC.

Fang, H., Li, S., Xu, J., and Wang, K.W. 2016 “Locking Mechanisms in Degree-4 Vertex Origami Structures,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Les Vegas, NV.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L., and Wang, K. W. 2016 “Energy Exchange and Localization in a Modular Metastructure under Impulsive Excitation,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, Les Vegas, NV.

Harne, R. L., Zhang, C., Li, B., and Wang, K. W. 2015 “An Analytical Approach For Predicting Power Generation Of Impulsively-Excited Bistable Vibration Energy Harvesters,” ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, DSCC-2015-9828, Columbus, Ohio.

Harne, R. L., Wu, Z. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Mechanical Properties Adaptivity by the Design and Exploitation of Metastable States in a Modular Metastructure,” ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS-2015-9018, Colorado Springs, CO.

Tallman, T. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Impact Damage Identification in Glass Fiber/Epoxy Laminates with Carbon Black Filler via Electrical Impedance Tomography,” 10th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Stanford, CA.

Kidambi, N., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Energy Dissipation Characteristics of a Mechanical Metastable Module Excited Near Resonance,” ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC-2015-47289, Boston, MA.

Thota, M., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “An Experimental Study of Intrinsic Localized Modes for Damage Identification in Periodic Structures,” 22nd International Congress on Sound and Vibration, Florence, Italy.

Tallman T. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “The Influence of Filler Volume Fraction on Sensitivity to Distributed Strain in Carbon Nanofiber/Polyurethane Nanocomposites,” Proc. 25th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics, London, Canada.

Kidambi, N. Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Asymmetric Influences on the Energy Dissipation Properties of a Metastable Module Excited Near Resonance,” Proc. 25th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics, London, Canada.

Harne, R. L., Sun, A. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “An Investigation on Vibration Energy Harvesting using Nonlinear Dynamic Principles Inspired by Trees,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Zhao, L. Yang, J., Wang, K. W. and Semperlotti, F. 2015 “Structural Damage Detection via Impediographic Tomography,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Thota, M. Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Damage Identification in Nonlinear Periodic Structures utilizing the Dynamics of Intrinsic Localized Modes,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2015 “Fluidic Origami: Combining the Plant Nastic Motion and Paper Folding Art,” Proc. SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “An Axially-Suspended Vibration Energy Harvesting Beam for Broadband Performance and High Versatility,” Proc. ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Newport, RI. pp. SMASIS-2014-7417.

Tallman, T. N. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Damage Sensitivity and Multiple Damage Detection in Glass Fiber/Epoxy Laminates with Carbon Black Filler via Electrical Impedance Tomography,” Proc. ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Newport, RI. pp. SMASIS-2014-7403.

Fang, H., Wang, C., Li, S., Wang, K. W. and Xu, J. 2014 “Phase Control of a Bio-Inspired Meta-Structural Locomotion Robot,” Proc. ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Newport, RI. pp. SMASIS-2014-7745.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Muscle-Like Characteristics with an Engineered Metastructure,” Proc. ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Newport, RI. pp. SMASIS-2014-7746.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “A Bio-Inspired Bistable Flapping Thrust Mechanism with Flexible Suspension,” Proc. The 12th International Conference on Motion and Vibration Control, Sapporo, Japan.

Kim, J., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Enhancing Damage Identification Robustness to Noise and Damping using Integrated Bistable and Adaptive Piezoelectric Circuitry,” Proc. ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Buffalo, NY. pp. DETC-2014-34993.

Kidambi, N. Harne, R. L., Fujii, Y., Pietron, G. M. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Methods in Vehicle Mass and Road Grade Estimation,” Proc. SAE International, Detroit, MI. pp. 2014-01-0111.

Fang, H., Wang, S., Li, S., Wang, K. W. and Xu, J. 2014 “Design and Gait Analysis of a Multi-Segment In-pipe Robot Inspired by Earthworm’s Peristaltic Locomotion,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA. First Place Best Student Paper Award; the Bioinspiration, Biomimetics and Bioreplication Conference.

Kim, J. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Impedance-Based Damage Identification Enhanced via Tunable Piezoelectric Circuitry,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Harne, R. L., Shoemaker, M. E. and Wang, K. W. 2014 “Multistable Chain for Ocean Wave Vibration Energy Harvesting,” Proc. PIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Fang, H., Li, S., Wang, K. W., and Xu, J. 2013 “Locomotion Gait Design Of An Earthworm-Like Robot Based On Multi-Segment Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite Structures,” Proc. ASME 2013 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Snowbird, UT. pp. SMASIS2013-3027.

Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Mass Detection via Bifurcation Sensing with Multistable Microelectromechanical System,” Proc. ASME 2013 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Snowbird, UT. pp. SMASIS2013-3026.

Tallman, T., Semperlotti, F. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Enhanced Damage Detection in Conductive Polymer-based Composites through Piezoresistive Coupling,” Proc. American Society for Composites 28th Technical Conference, State College, PA.

Wu, Z., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Vibration Energy Harvesting Using Multi-stable Two Degree-of-freedom Nonlinear Dynamics,” Proc. ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Portland, OR. pp. DETC2013-12951.

Johnson, D. R., Harne, R. L. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Vibration Control Using a Bistable Snap Through Absorber from a Force Balance Perspective,” Proc. ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Portland, OR. pp. DETC2013-12627.

Tallman, T. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Analytically Modeling the Piezoresistivity of CNT Composites with Low-Filler Aggregation,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Synthesizing Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite Based Cellular Structures,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA. 

Harne, R. L., Thota, M. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Steady-state Dynamics of a Bistable Energy Harvester with Linear Appendage Oscillator,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA. 

Tallman, T., Semperlotti, F. and Wang, K. W. 2012 “Enhanced Health Monitoring of Fibrous Composites with Aligned Carbon Nano-Tube Networks and Electrical Impedance Tomography,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA.

Johnson, D., Thota, M., Semperlotti, F. and Wang, K. W. 2012 “A Snap-Through Oscillator for Increasing Damping and Providing Adaptability,” Proc. SPIE Conf. on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA. 

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Recent Books and Book Chapters

R. L. Harne and K. W. Wang, Harnessing Bistable Structural Dynamics – for Vibration Control, Energy Harvesting, and Sensing, John Wiley and Sons, ISBN: 978-1-119-12804-5, 408 pages, 2017.

Li, S. and Wang, K. W. 2013 “Learning from Plants – Recent Advances in Fluidic Flexible Matrix Composite based Multi-Cellular and Multi-Functional Adaptive Structures,” Plants and Mechanical Motion – A Synthetic Approach to Nastic Structures and Materials, invited book chapter, edited by Norman Wereley and Janet Sater, Chapter 6, pp. 115-140, ISBN-10:1605950432.

Wang, K. W. and Tang, J. Adaptive Structural Systems with Piezoelectric Transducer CircuitrySpringer, ISBN: 978-0-397-78750-3, 2008.

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