Publications

Journal Articles

Conference Papers

  • Continuum modeling of solid-phase propellant to determine burn rates in AP HTPB
    B Kanagarajan, B Runnels
    AIAA SciTech (2022)

  • A Diffuse Interface Method for the Coupling of Solid and Gaseous Phases in a 1D Verification Problem for Combustion of AP HTPB
    E Schmidt, J.M Quinlan, B Bojko, B Runnels
    AIAA SciTech (2022)

  • Design, development, and assembly of sub-orbital space flight structural health monitoring experiment
    W Reiser, B Runnels, C White, A Light-Marquez, A Zagrai, D Siler, S Marinsek, A Murray, S Taylor, G Park, C Farrar, R Sansom
    SPIE Conference Proceedings (2012)

Presentations

  • Phase field emergent disconnections: Exploring complex grain boundary migration from the mesoscale perspective
    Contributed Talk,USNCCM 2021, Virtual, 7/26/2021

  • Microstructure evolution in polycrystalline metals: from optimal transportation to phase field disconnections
    Seminar,Bangalore, India, 3/31/2021

  • Quantifying potential dependence of grain boundary properties using OpenKIM
    Invited Talk,Society of Engineering Science Annual Technical Meeting, Virtual, 9/30/2020

  • Unifying mechanisms of grain boundary migration through a continuum thermodynamic framework: Applying insights from crystal plasticity to microstructure evolution
    Seminar,Auburn, AL, 1/24/2020

  • Unifying mechanisms of grain boundary migration through a continuum thermodynamic framework: Applying insights from crystal plasticity to microstructure evolution
    Seminar,Boulder, CO, 11/1/2019

  • Unifying mechanisms of grain boundary migration through a continuum thermodynamic framework: Applying insights from crystal plasticity to microstructure evolution
    Seminar,Santa Barbara, CA, 10/21/2019

  • Unifying mechanisms of grain boundary migration through a continuum thermodynamic framework
    Invited Talk,USACM Thematic Workshop on Recent Advances in the Modeling and Simulation of the Mechanics of Nanoscale Materials, Philadelphia, PA, 8/22/2019

  • Mesoscale Modeling and Simulation of Microstructure Evolution Driven by Strong Anisotropic Grain Boundary Energy and Mobility
    Contributed Talk,USNCCM 2019, Austin, TX, 7/30/2019

  • Atomistic to Continuum Modeling of Metalized Polyvinylidene Fluoride with Aluminum Nanoparticles
    Contributed Talk,TMS 2019, San Antonio, TX, 3/12/2019

  • The effect of strong anisotropic grain boundary energy on microstructure formation and evolution: mesoscale modeling and simulation
    Contributed Talk,TMS 2019, San Antonio, TX, 3/12/2019

  • Solid mechanics applications with AMReX: Simulating microstructure evolution in metals, solid burn in energetics, and degradation in polymers
    Invited Talk,SIAM CSE, Spokane, WA, 2/25/2019

  • The effect of strong anisotropic grain boundary energy and mobility on microstructure formation and evolution: mesoscale modeling and simulation
    Seminar,Ft Collins, CO, 2/19/2019

  • The effect of strong anisotropic grain boundary energy and mobility on microstructure formation and evolution: mesoscale modeling and simulation
    Seminar,Davis, CA, 1/15/2019

  • The effect of strong anisotropic grain boundary energy and mobility on microstructure formation and evolution: mesoscale modeling and simulation
    Invited Talk,Multiscale Materials Modeling 2018, Osaka, Japan, 11/1/2018

  • Phase field modeling of microstructure evolution with anisotropy and orientation dependence, informed by a realistic model for boundary energy
    Seminar,Dayton, OH, 7/9/2018

  • Computational modeling of VDF composites
    Invited Talk,Fluoropolymer 2018, Denver, CO, 6/26/2018

  • Phase field modeling of grain boundary migration with anisotropy and orientation dependence, informed by a realistic model for boundary energy
    Contributed Talk,USNC/TAM, Chicago, IL, 6/8/2018

  • Phase Field Simulation of Microstructure Evolution Driven by Strong Grain Boundary Anisotropy Computed Using Realistic Models for Grain Boundary Energy
    Contributed Talk,TMS 2018, Phoenix, AZ, 3/12/2018

  • How grain boundaries drive material behavior: from analytic modeling to microstructure evolution
    Seminar,Auburn, AL, 10/23/2017

  • How grain boundaries drive material behavior: from analytic modeling to microstructure evolution
    Seminar,Rolla, MO, 10/19/2017

  • Phase field simulation of microstructure evolution driven by grain boundary anisotropy - Kinetics of microfaceting with realistic boundary energy
    Contributed Talk,SES 2017, Boston, MA, 7/27/2017

  • Lattice matching for predicting anisotropic grain boundary properties...towards grain boundary engineering for designed microstructure
    Contributed Talk,TMS 2017, San Diego, CA, 2/27/2017

  • Modeling and simulation of grain boundary anisotropy-driven mechanics in fcc and bcc materials
    Contributed Talk,SES 2016, College Park, MA, 10/4/2016

  • Modeling grain boundaries in metals with optimal transportation theory, calculus of variations, and the phase field method
    Seminar,Ft Collins, CO, 9/15/2016

  • Modeling grain boundaries in metals with optimal transportation theory, calculus of variations, and the phase field method
    Seminar,Colorado Springs, CO, 9/8/2016

  • Modeling anisotropic grain boundary energy and morphology in cubic crystals with applications to microstructural evolution
    Contributed Talk,EMI/PMC 2016, Nashville, TN, 5/24/2016

  • A general and predictive model of anisotropic grain boundary energy and morphology
    Contributed Talk,TMS 2016, Nashville, TN, 2/16/2016

  • A general and predictive model of anisotropic grain boundary energy and morphology for polycrystal-level simulations
    Seminar,Nashville, TN, 2/15/2016

  • Modeling grain boundary energy anisotropy with applications to morphology and computational microstructural evolution
    Seminar,Minneapolis, MN, 12/1/2015

  • A new model for the energy and morphology of grain boundaries and interfaces
    Contributed talk,IMECE 2015, Houston, TX, 11/15/2015

  • Modeling grain boundary energy anisotropy with applications to morphology and computational microstructural evolution
    Seminar,Golden, CO, 11/1/2015

  • A new model for anisotropic grain boundaries: a geometric and variational approach for predicting energy and morphology
    Contributed Talk,SES 2015, College Station, TX, 10/1/2015

  • Temperature-dependent modeling of grain boundary energy anisotropy and applications to interface morphology
    Invited Talk,American Physical Society - Four Corners Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 10/1/2015

  • A fast, general, predictive model for grain boundary energy anisotropy with applications to morphology and computational microstructural evolution
    Seminar,Boulder, CO, 10/1/2015

  • A variational approach to interfaces: a new method for predicting energy and morphology of grain boundaries
    Contributed talk,San Diego, CA, 7/1/2015

  • A variational approach to crystalline interfaces: a new method for predicting interface energy and morphology
    Seminar,Boulder, CO, 10/1/2014

  • A relaxation method for predictively determining interface morphology
    Contributed talk,SES 2014, Lafeyette, IN, 10/1/2014

  • A general geometric model for interface energy
    Contributed talk,United States National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, East Lansing, MI, 6/1/2014

  • An analytical model for predicting energy and morphology of arbitrary crystal interfaces
    Seminar,Socorro, NM, 9/24/2013

  • Modeling of thermally-activated dislocation cross-slip
    Contributed talk,Los Alamos, NM, 8/8/2012