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Session Q52: Focus Session: Extreme Mechanics - Shells & Snapping

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Sponsoring Units: GSNP DFD
Chair: Dominic Vella, Oxford University
Room: 153C


Wednesday, February 29, 2012
11:15AM - 11:27AM

Q52.00001: Mechanics and Dynamics of a Snapping Arch
Douglas Holmes , Matthieu Roch\'e , Tarun Sinha , Howard Stone

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
11:27AM - 11:39AM

Q52.00002: Elastocapillary-driven snap-through instability
Aurelie Fargette , Arnaud Antkowiak , Sebastien Neukirch

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
11:39AM - 11:51AM

Q52.00003: Fast Motion of Plants through mechanical instability: Mechanics without Muscles
Qiaohang Guo , Zi Chen , Huang Zheng , Wenzhe Chen

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
11:51AM - 12:03PM

Q52.00004: Strange instabilities of simple elastic structures
Davide Bigoni , Diego Misseroni , Giovanni Noselli , Daniele Zaccaria

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
12:03PM - 12:15PM

Q52.00005: Materials with Tunable Behavior due to Constrained Instabilities: Performance and Stability Analysis
Dennis Kochmann , Walter J. Drugan

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
12:15PM - 12:27PM

Q52.00006: Snap-Through of Graphene: An Elasto-Capillary Perspective
Till Wagner , Dominic Vella

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
12:27PM - 12:39PM

Q52.00007: Electromechanical phase transition in dielectric elastomers under uniaxial tension and electrical voltage
Rui Huang , Zhigang Suo

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
12:39PM - 12:51PM

Q52.00008: Soft Dielectrics: Heterogeneity and Instabilities
Stephan Rudykh , Gal deBotton , Kaushik Bhattacharya

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
12:51PM - 1:03PM

Q52.00009: Modeling of dielectric elastomeric materials: theory, finite element simulation, and applications
David Henann , Katia Bertoldi

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
1:03PM - 1:15PM

Q52.00010: Giant linear voltage-induced deformation of a dielectric elastomer actuator
Jian Zhu , Matthias Kollosche , Guggi Kofod , Zhigang Suo

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
1:15PM - 1:27PM

Q52.00011: Geometry-induced rigidity in pressurized elastic shells
Pedro Reis , Bastiaan Florijn , Arnaud Lazarus

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
1:27PM - 1:39PM

Q52.00012: S-cones in thin shells under indentation
Alice Nasto , Amin Ajdari , Arnaud Lazarus , Ashkan Vaziri , Pedro Reis

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
1:39PM - 1:51PM

Q52.00013: Folding and buckling pathways in spherical shells with soft spots
Jayson Paulose , David Nelson

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
1:51PM - 2:03PM

Q52.00014: Buckliballs: Buckling-Induced Pattern Transformation of Structured Elastic Shells
katia bertoldi , Jongmin Shim , Claude J. Perdigou , Elizabeth R. Chen , Pedro M. Reis

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
2:03PM - 2:15PM

Q52.00015: Wrinkling of a collapsing viscous bubble
James Bird , Howard Stone , John Bush

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