Research


Research Awards and Recognitions

  1. Fellow of the Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) of ASCE 2016.

  2. Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 2016.

  3. Fellow of the US Association for Computational Mechanics (USACM), 2009.

  4. Fellow of the American Academy of Mechanics (AAM), 2008.

  5. Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2008.

  6. Faculty Fellow of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), 2007.

  7. Fellow of the International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM), 2006.

  8. Faculty Distinguished Research Award, College of Engineering, UIC, 2002.

Named and Plenary Lectures

  1. "A Hierarchical Multiscale Method for Coupled Mechano-Electronic Modeling of Semiconducting Nanomaterials". Invited talk at the USACM Workshop on Computational Aspects of Multiscale Materials Modeling, held in Evanston, Illinois, May 13, 2014.

  2. Ferguson Lecture 2010: "Stabilized Methods and Turbulence: Application to Fluid-Structure Interaction." University of Texas at Austin. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. May 5, 2010.

  3. Deans Distinguished Wind/Structural Engineering Lecture Series. "Recent Advances in Stabilized Methods for Internal and External Flows." Florida International University (FIU), Miami. March 2, 2009.

  4. Plenary Lecture: "Stabilized Finite Element Methods for Complex Fluid Flows and Turbulence", at the International Symposium on Frontiers of Computational Sciences (ISFCS2010), Islamabad, Pakistan. Sponsored by HEC-Pakistan and USAID-USA under the Joint US-Pakistan Science and Technology Cooperation Program, June 7-8, 2010.

  5. Plenary Lecture: "A Multiscale Framework for Bridging Material Length Scales and Consistent Modeling of Strong Discontinuities in Mechanical Joints", at the NSF-Sandia Joints Modeling Workshop, Virginia, 16-18 October 2006.

Keynote Lectures

  1. “Coupling Multiple PDEs for Modeling of Materials”, at the Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2017 (EMI 2017), UC San Diego, June 4-7, 2017.

  2. “Variational Coupling of DG and CG methods for Local Damage in Multi-Constituent Materials”, at the Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2016 (EMI 2016) and the Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference 2016 (PMC 2016), Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, May 23, 2016.

  3. "Hierarchical Variational Multiscale Method for Incompressible Turbulent Flows", at the Advances in Computational Mechanics – ACM 2013, San Diego, USA, February 2013.

  4. "A Multiscale Finite Element Method for the Schrodinger Wave Equation", at the 14th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF07), Santa Fe, USA, March 2007.

  5. "A Variationally Consistent Multiscale Framework: Application to Nonlinear Material Models and to Carbon Nanotubes", at the Winter Annual Meeting of ASME, Chicago, USA, November 2006.

  6. "A multiscale computational framework: Application to carbon nanotubes", at the Fifth International Conference on Computation of Shell and Spatial Structures, Salzburg, Austria, June 2005.

  7. "A multiscale/stabilized finite element method for incompressible Navier-Stokes equations", at the 12th International Conference on Finite Element Methods in Flow Problems - (FEF03), held at Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan, April 2-4, 2003.

  8. "A new mixed Discontinuous-Galerkin (DG) finite element method for Darcy flow", at the Seventh US National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 28-30, 2003.

  9. "A multiscale computational framework for developing stabilized methods for fluids and solids", at the 26th International Nathiagali Summer College on Physics, Bhurbon, Pakistan, July 10, 2001.

Invited Technical Presentations at Academic Institutions

  1. “Coupling Multiple PDEs for Multiphysics Problems”, Computational Science and Engineering Seminar Series, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, September 28, 2016.

  2. “Multiscale Finite Element Methods and Turbulence”, Georgia Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, September 28, 2015.

  3. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." Space Institute of Pakistan, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Islamabad, Pakistan. July 4, 2015.

  4. "Stabilized and Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Nonlinear Interfacial Solid Mechanics". National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), Urbana, June 11, 2015.

  5. "Three-Field Stabilized Method for Incompressible Viscoelastic Fluids." Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, March 21, 2014.

  6. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." University of Notre-Dame, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, November 6, 2013.

  7. "A Hierarchical Multiscale Method for Coupled Mechano-Electronic Modeling of Semiconducting Nanomaterials." University of Illinois, Mechanical Science and Engineering, MIG Seminar, October 3, 2013.

  8. "Unified Interface Formulation Combining Discontinuous Galerkin and Variational Multiscale Methods." Northwestern University, April 19, 2013

  9. "Unified Interface Formulations combining Discontinuous Galerkin and Variational Multiscale Methods." Stanford University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, December 1, 2011.

  10. "Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Cardiovascular Biofluid Dynamics." University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, October 3, 2011.

  11. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, September 23, 2011.

  12. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." COMSATS University, Islamabad, Pakistan, June 2, 2011.

  13. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." University of Tokyo, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tokyo, Japan. June 2, 2010.

  14. "A Variational Multiscale Framework for Solid Mechanics: Application to Nonlinear Material Models and to Carbon Nanotubes." Chuo University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Tokyo, Japan. May 31, 2010.

  15. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods for Non-Newtonian Fluids." Chuo University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Tokyo, Japan. May 27, 2010.

  16. "Stabilized Finite Element Methods and Turbulence." Purdue University. Department of Computer Science. March 11, 2010.

  17. "Stabilized Methods and Turbulence: Application to Fluid-Structure Interaction." Cornell University. Department of Civil Engineering. October 5, 2009.

  18. "Recent Advances in Stabilized Methods for the Internal and External Flows." Florida International University (FIU), Miami. FIU Distinguished Wind/Structural Engineering Lecture Series. March 2, 2009.

  19. "Variational Multiscale based Stabilized Formulations for the Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equations." Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Topi, Pakistan. January 6, 2009.

  20. "Multiscale/Stabilized Finite Element Methods for Computational Hemodynamics." National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), Urbana, Illinois. April 30, 2008.

  21. "A Corotational Kinematic Framework for Large Deformation Analysis of Laminated Composites." University of Southern California (USC), Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, California, February 27, 2008.

  22. "A Hierarchical Multiscale Computational Framework." National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), Urbana, Illinois. April 15, 2007.

  23. "Simulation Based Design of Laminated Composites: A Co-rotational Kinematic Framework for Large Deformation Analysis." University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, SEES Seminar, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, August 28, 2006.

  24. "Role of Computational Mechanics in Industrial Revolution." Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Topi, Pakistan. April 10, 2006.

  25. "A New Class of Multiscale Finite Element Methods: Application to Fluid and Solid Mechanics." Texas A&M University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College Station, Texas, March 28, 2006.

  26. "A Multiscale Computational Framework: Application to Carbon Nanotubes." National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), Urbana, Illinois. April 22, 2005.

  27. "Multiscale Finite Element Methods." Texas A&M University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, and Institute of Mathematics, College Station, Texas, October 27, 2004.

  28. "Multiscale Finite Element Methods: Application to Multiphysics Problems." Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, April 12, 2004.

  29. "A Variational Multiscale Method for Computational Inelasticity." University of Colorado at Denver, Department of Mathematics, November 5, 2003.

  30. "Multiscale Finite Elements for Multiphysics Problems." University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, April 26, 2002.

  31. "Elastoplastic Damage in Laminated Composites." Rice University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Houston, Texas, November 7, 2001.

  32. "Geometrically Nonlinear Analysis of Laminated Composites." The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Laussanne, Switzerland, Department of Mechanical Engineering. May 18, 2001.

  33. "A Stabilized Finite Element Method for Fluid-Structure Interaction." The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Laussanne, Switzerland, Department of Mathematics. May 27, 2001.

  34. "A Multiplicative Finite Strain Framework for the Modeling of Materials with Multiple Natural Configurations." The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, February 22, 2001.

  35. "Modeling of Orientational Hardening in Glassy Polymers." Illinois Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, February 11, 2000.

  36. " Features of a Finite Element Program for Multi-physics Simulation." Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Science, Islamabad, Pakistan, June 6, 2000.

  37. "Lecture No. 1: Title: Multi-physics Simulation of Fluid-Structure Interaction Problems , Lecture No. 2: Title: A Unified Approach to Compressible and Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equations , Lecture No. 3: Title: A Co-rotational framework for Elasto-plastic Analysis of Multilayered Composites." 25th International Nathiagali Summer College on Physics, Bhurbon-Pakistan, (June 26 - July 15, 2000). Sponsored by the University Grants Commission - Pakistan, and the U.S. National Science Foundation.

  38. "A Multiplicative Finite Strain Framework and the Notion of Intermediate Configuration for the Modeling of Non-simple Materials." University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, September 20, 1999.

  39. "A Multiplicative Finite Strain Framework and the Notion of Intermediate Configuration for the Modeling of Semicrystalline Polymers and Polycarbonates." Texas A&M University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College Station, Texas, April 26, 1999.

  40. "A Stabilized Finite Element Model for Geometrically Nonlinear Analysis of Multilayered Composite Shells." Stanford University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Division of Mechanics and Computations, Stanford, California, February 25, 1999.

  41. "Stabilized Navier-Stokes Equations for Aeroelasticity." University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, November 16, 1998.

  42. "Stabilized Navier-Stokes Equations for Moving Boundary Flows." Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Civil Engineering, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 25, 1998.

  43. "A Stabilized Finite Element Formulation for Flow of Incompressible Viscous Fluid Through Porous Media." Stanford University, Department of Petroleum Engineering, Stanford, California, May 5, 1998.

  44. "A Stabilized Formulation of the Navier-Stokes Equations." Illinois Institute of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, November 4, 1996.

  45. "A Space-time Finite Element Method for Fluid-structure Interaction." Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan. May 16, 1995.

  46. "A Space-Time Formulation of the Navier-Stokes Equations for Moving Domain Problems." Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, March 31, 1995.

  47. "A multi-layered composite shell theory: Application to fluid-structure interaction." University of Illinois, Department of Civil Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, March 28 1994.

  48. "A multi-director composite shell theory with drilling degrees of freedom." Rice University, Department of Civil Engineering, Houston, Texas, March 21 1994.

Presentations at Industries and National Laboratories

  1. "Finite Element Method with Embeded Level-Sets for Slug Flow in Multiphase Fluids," A. Masud, BP Downstream Technology, Naperville, IL, March 2, 2017.

  2. "Coupled chemical-mechanical modeling of voids and micromechanical evolution in the processing of polymeric materials," A. Masud, Lochkeed Matrin Aeronautical Company, Atlanta, Georgia, December 7, 2016.

  3. "Coupling Multiple PDEs for Multiphysics Problems," A. Masud, Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, US Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), Vicksburg, Mississippi, November 17, 2016.

  4. "Coupling Multiple PDEs for Multiphysics Problems," A. Masud, Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 1, 2016.

  5. "Modeling of Composites with Voids and Wrinkles," A. Masud, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson, Ohio, September 6, 2016.

  6. "Variational Multiscale Turbulence Models for Unstructured Tetrahedral Meshes and Fluid-Structure Interaction," A. Masud, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson, Ohio, March 13, 2015.

  7. “Advanced Finite Element Methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics and Fluid-Structure Interaction”, A. Masud, Illinois Applied Research Institute (ARI), Urbana, IL, February 15, 2015.

  8. "A Computational Framework for Patient-Specific Geometry: Non-Newtonian Hemodynamics with Fluid-Solid Interaction," A. Masud, J. Kwack, S. Kang, Z. Hu, M. Weiss, Advocate Christ Medical Center , Chicago, Illinois, December 10, 2014.

  9. “Advanced Numerical Methods for Flow-Induced Vibrations in Off-Shore Systems”, A. Masud, BP Simulation Center , Chicago, Illinois, April 29, 2014.

  10. "Computational Modeling of Slurry Infiltration Process," A. Masud, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson, Ohio, January 10, 2014.

  11. "Modeling and Simulation of CMC Processes," A. Masud, Rolls-Royce Corporation, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. October 31, 2013.

  12. "Residual-based Variational Multiscale Turbulence Models for Unstructured Tetrahedral Meshes," A. Masud, Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 17, 2013.

  13. "Simulation of Small-Scale Damage Evolution During Processing of Polymer Matrix Materials Systems," A. Masud, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson, Ohio, August 29, 2013.

  14. "Unified Interface Formulation combining Discontinuous Galerkin and Variational Multiscale Methods," A. Masud, Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, September 29, 2011.

  15. "A New Class of Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics," A. Masud, Caterpillar, August 23, 2011.

  16. "A New Class of Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Solid and Fluid Mechanics," A. Masud, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson, Ohio, April 25, 2011.

  17. "Multiscale and Multiphysics", NCSA Private Sector Program, 2011 Annual Meeting, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, May 3-5, 2011.

  18. "A multiscale computational framework for the modeling of carbon nanotubes", FY 2004 ONR Program Review, Virginia, April 19-22, 2004.

  19. "A multiscale finite element method for thermo-mechanical modeling of polymeric materials", A.Masud, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, April 24, 2003.

  20. "A multiscale finite element method for fluid-structure interaction", FY 2002 ONR Program Review, Virginia, scheduled for the April 2002 meeting.

  21. "Stability of solution algorithm for coupled fluid-structure interaction problems", FY 2001 ONR Program Review, Virginia, April 23, 2001.

  22. "Geometrically nonlinear multi-layered composite shells", ANSYS, Inc., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 24, 1998.

  23. "A Space-time Finite Element Technique for Computational Fluid Dynamics," Centric Engineering Systems, Palo Alto, California, July 1992.

  24. "Drilling degrees of freedom elements with incompatible modes," (with T.J.R.Hughes), Lawrence Livermore National Labs, California, August 1989.

Presentations at National and International Conferences

  1. “Coupling Multiple PDEs for Modeling of Materials,” A. Masud, at the 14th US Congress on Computational Mechanics, July 17-20, 2017, Montreal, Canada.

  2. “ALE Framework with Embedded Level Sets for Immersed FSI in Heart Valves,” A. Masud and S. Kang, at the 2017 Conference of The Engineering Mechanics Institute, June 4-7 2017, San Diego, CA. (Invited Talk).

  3. “Numerical Solution of Coupled Anisothermal Advection-Diffusion-Reaction PDEs: Process Modeling of Silicon Carbide (SiC) Oxidation in One Dimension,” M. Anguiano, H. Gajendran, R. B. Hall, and A. Masud, at the 2017 Conference of The Engineering Mechanics Institute, June 4-7 2017, San Diego, CA.

  4. “Advanced Computational Methods and Non-Newtonian Blood Models for Blood-artery Interactions in Patient Specific Geometries,” A. Masud, J. Kwack, S. Kang, at the NCSA Blue Waters Symposium for Petascale Science and Beyond , Sunriver, Oregon, June 13-15, 2016. (Invited Talk).

  5. “Stabilized Methods for Coupled Thermomechanical effects in Multi-Constituent Materials,” H. Gajendran and A. Masud, at the 2016 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, May 22-25, 2016.

  6. “Stabilized interface formulation for frictional dynamics”, T. Truster and A. Masud, at the 2016 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, May 22-25, 2016.

  7. “Effect of Thermal Fields on Interface Strength in Fibrous Composites: A DG method with Consistently Evolving Stabilization”, P. Chen and A. Masud, at the 2016 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, May 22-25, 2016.

  8. "A heterogeneous modeling method with embedded interfaces for porous media flows," A. Masud, G. Hlepas, T. Truster, at the 13th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM13), held in San Diego, California, July 26-30, 2015. (Invited Talk).

  9. "Non-Newtonian Flows through Distensible Tubes: Stable Algorithm for Fluid-Structure Interaction", J. Kwack, A. Masud, at the 13th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM13), held in San Diego, California, July 26-30, 2015.

  10. “Partial Wake Stabilization in Vortex Induced Vibrations of a Sprung Cylinder with and Internal Nonlinear Attachment”, with (R.K.R. Tumkur, A.J. Perlztein, O. Gendelman, L. Bergman, A.F. Vakakis, at the 8th GRACM International Congress on Computational Mechanics, Volos, 12 July-15 July 2015.

  11. “Finite Strain Formulation for Interface Damage with Consistently Evolving Stabilization”, P. Chen, T.J. Truster, A. Masud, at the PACAM XV – Fifteenth Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 18-21, 2015.

  12. “A Stabilized Finite Element Method with an Interface-tracking Algorithm for Free-Surface Flows”, L. Zhu, J. Kwack, A. Masud, at the PACAM XV – Fifteenth Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 18-21, 2015.

  13. “A variational multiscale method for higher order mixture theory based models for interphase evolution in composites”, H. Gajendran, A. Masud, R.B. Hall, K.R. Rajagopal, at the PACAM XV – Fifteenth Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 18-21, 2015.

  14. "A Hierarchical Multiscale Method for Coupled Mechano-Electronic Modeling of Semiconducting Nanomaterials," A.Masud, at the Prager Medal Symposium for Robert M. McMeeking, SES Annual Technical Meeting, held at the Purdue University, October 1-3, 2014. (Invited Talk).

  15. "A Computational Approach for Modeling Growth of Cross-Linking in Tissue Mechanics using Mixture Theory," T.Truster and A.Masud, at the 2014 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, held at the McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, August 5-8, 2014.

  16. "Residual based variational multiscale turbulence models for unstructured tetrahedral meshes," A. Masud, R. Calderer, and L. Zhu, at the 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), held in Barcelona, Spain, July 20-25, 2014. (Invited Talk).

  17. "Interface Damage in Composites under Finite Strains," T. Truster, P. Chen and A. Masud, at the 17th U.S. National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Michigan State University, June 15-20, 2014

  18. "A Stabilized Mixed Finite Element Method for Shear-rate dependent Non-Newtonian Fluids," A. Masud and J. Kwack, Advances in Computational Fluid–Structure Interaction and Flow Simulation , Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, March 19-21, 2014. (Invited Talk).

  19. "Modeling of interphase damage in fibrous composites under finite strains," T. Truster, P. Chen and A. Masud, 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, August 4 – 7, 2013.

  20. "A Variational Multiscale Method for Coupled Diffusion-Reaction-Deformation Problems in the context of Mixture Theory," A. Masud, H. Gajendran, R. Hall, K.R. Rajagopal, 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, August 4 – 7, 2013.

  21. "Modeling of Nearly Incompressible Composite Materials Using a New Stabilized Mixed Method for Tetrahedral Elements." T. Truster and A. Masud, 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, August 4 – 7, 2013.

  22. "Fluid-structure interaction of non-Newtonian fluids and elastic solids: applications to bio-fluid dynamics", J. Kwack and A. Masud, 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, August 4 – 7, 2013.

  23. "B-splines and NURBS based Finite Element Methods for Electronic Structure Calculations," A. Masud, H. Gajendran and R. Kannan, 12th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 22-25, 2013. (Invited Talk).

  24. "Variational Formulation for Frictional Interface Dynamics," T. Truster, A. Masud, and L.A. Bergman, at the ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012, August 12-15, 2012, Chicago, IL, USA. (Invited Talk).

  25. "A Three-Scale Variational Multiscale Method for Incompressible Turbulent Flows in Domains with Moving Boundaries," R. Calderer and A. Masud, at the at the XIX International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources (CMWR 2012), June 23, 2012, Urbana, IL, USA.

  26. "A Variational Multiscale Method for Incompressible Turbulent Flows:Study of the Fine Scale Fields," A. Masud and R. Calderer, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM-XI) , Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 24 - July 28, 2011. (Invited Talk).

  27. "A three-field finite element formulation for non-Newtonian viscoelastic fluids," J. Kwack and A. Masud, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM-XI) , Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 24 - July 28, 2011.

  28. "A Multiscale Stabilized Formulation for Free Surface and Fluid-Structure Interaction Problems," R. Calderer and A. Masud, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM-XI) , Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 24 - July 28, 2011.

  29. "NURBS and B-spline based Finite Element Methods for Electronic Structure Calculations," R. Kannan and A. Masud, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM-XI), Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 24 - July 28, 2011.

  30. "A Variational Multiscale Method for Incompressible Turbulent Flows," R. Calderer and A. Masud, Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference (McMAT 2011), Chicago, Illinois, May 30 - June 1, 2011.

  31. "Unified interface formulation combining discontinuous Galerkin and Variational Multiscale methods," T. Truster, A. Masud and L.A. Bergman, Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference (McMAT 2011), Chicago, Illinois, May 30 - June 1, 2011.

  32. "A new stabilized finite element method for shear-rate dependent incompressible viscoelastic fluids," A. Masud and J. Kwack, 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE10), Vancouver, British Columbia, November 12-18, 2010.

  33. "A multiscale stabilized ALE formulation for incompressible flows with moving boundaries: Post-erriori error estimation," A.Masud and R.Calderer, 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE10), Vancouver, British Columbia, November 12-18, 2010. (Invited Talk).

  34. "Stabilized finite element methods for non-Newtonian fluids," A. Masud and J. Kwack, 47th Annual Technical Meeting of Society of Engineering Science (SES2010), Iowa State University, Ames, IA, October 4-6, 2010. (Invited Talk).

  35. "A Variational Multiscale based formulation for Large Eddy Simulation," A.Masud and R.Calderer, 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE09), Lake Buena Vista, Florida, November 17, 2009. (Invited Talk).

  36. "A multiscale finite element method for incompressible viscoelastic flows," A. Masud and J. Kwack, 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE09), Lake Buena Vista, Florida, November 18, 2009.

  37. "A Variational Multiscale based Turbulence Model for Large Eddy Simulation," A.Masud and R.Calderer, 10th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Columbus, Ohio, July 16-19, 2009. (Invited Talk).

  38. "A multiscale finite element method for incompressible viscoelastic flows," A.Masud and J.Kwack, 10th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Columbus, Ohio, July 16-19, 2009. (Invited Talk).

  39. "A Variational Multiscale based Stabilized Formulation for the Incompressible NSE’s for Moving Domain Problems," A.Masud and R.Calderer, 10th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Columbus, Ohio, July 16-19, 2009.

  40. "A new finite element method for incompressible non-Newtonian fluids,” A.Masud and J.Kwack, 15th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF07), Tokyo, Japan, April 1-3, 2009. (Invited Talk).

  41. "Free-surface and moving boundary flows,” A.Masud and R.Calderer, 15th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF07), Tokyo, Japan, April 1-3, 2009.

  42. "A new stabilized finite element method for non-Newtonian fluids", A.Masud and J.Kwack, The ASME-IMECE Winter Annual Conference, Boston, MA, 2008.

  43. "A 3D multiscale/stabilized formulation of the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations for moving domain problems", A.Masud and R.Calderer, The 2008 Society of Engineering Science (SES-2008) Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana, IL, October 12-15, 2008.

  44. "Evolution of Mechanical and Electronic Properties of Mechanically Deforming Nanotubes Containing Point Defects,” R.Kannan and A.Masud, The 2008 Society of Engineering Science (SES-2008) Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana, IL, October 12-15, 2008.

  45. "A Multiscale/stabilized Finite Element Method for Incompressible Non-newtonian Fluid Flows,” A.Masud and J.Kwack, The 2008 Society of Engineering Science (SES-2008) Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana, IL, October 12-15, 2008.

  46. "Effects of Mesh Motion on the Accuracy and Stability of ALE based Formulations for the Navier-Stokes Equations,” A.Masud, The 2008 Society of Engineering Science (SES-2008) Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana, IL, October 12-15, 2008. (Invited Talk).

  47. "A Stabilized Mixed Finite Element Method for the First-order Form of Advection-diffusion Equations,” A.Masud and J.Kwack, 8th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM8), Venice, Italy, 2008.

  48. "A Stabilized Sethod for Non-Newtonian fluids", A.Masud and J.Kwack, ASME-IMECE Winter Annual Conference, Seattle, WA, 2007.

  49. "A multiscale finite element method for the Schrodinger wave equation", A.Masud and R.Kannan, 14th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF07), Santa Fe, Albuquerque, NM, March 20, 2007. (Invited Talk).

  50. "Earthquake Design Codes for Pakistan: An Option Or a Necessity? A.Masud and A.S.Elnashai, Ninth Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 26-29 June 2007.

  51. "A Variationally Consistent Multiscale Framework: Application to Nonlinear Material Models and to Carbon Nanotubes", A.Masud and R.Kannan, Multiscale and Functionally Graded Materials Conference, (2006 FGM), Honolulu, Hawaii, October 2006. (Invited Talk).

  52. "A 3d Mesh Moving Algorithm for Fluid-structure Interaction,” A.Masud and H. Kanchi, ASME IMECE- Winter Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, 2006.

  53. "An Open System Thermodynamic Framework for the Modeling of Biological Materials,” A.Masud and A. Iranmanish, ASME IMECE- Winter Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, 2006.

  54. "A multiscale method for extracting mechanical and electronic properties of carbon nanotubes under mechanical loadings", A.Masud and R.Kannan, Seventh World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Los Angeles, CA, July 16-22, 2006.

  55. "Recent advances in multiscale methods for flows over moving meshes", A.Masud and R.A.Khurram, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineering meeting, to be held in Chofu, Tokyo, Japan, September 20-21, 2005.

  56. "Discontinuous Galerkin method for Darcy-Stokes equations", A.Masud and T.J.R.Hughes, ASME IMECE- Winter Annual Conference, November 13-18, Orlando, Florida, 2005.

  57. "A 3D stablized/multiscale finite element method for the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations". A.Masud and R.A.Khurram, Eighth US National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Austin, TX, July 24-28, 2005.

  58. "A multiscale computational framework for nanomechanics: Application to carbon nanotubes", Fifth International Conference on Computation of Shell and Spatial Structures, June 3, 2005, Salzburg, Austria. (Invited Talk).

  59. "A multiscale finite element method for moving boundary flows", A.Masud and R.Khurram, Finite Element for Flow Problems (FEF-05), International Association of Computational Mechanics (IACM) Special Interest Conference supported by ECCOMAS, April 4-6, 2005, Swansea, Wales, UK. (Invited Talk).

  60. "A stabilized Discontinuous-Galerkin method for Darcy flow", T.J.R.Hughes and A.Masud, Finite Element for Flow Problems (FEF-05), International Association of Computational Mechanics (IACM) Special Interest Conference supported by ECCOMAS, April 4-6, 2005, Swansea, Wales, UK. (Invited Talk).

  61. "A Discontinuous-Galerkin method for Darcy-Stokes equations", A.Masud and T.J.R.Hughes, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 4-10, 2005.

  62. "The role of Information Technology and Large Scale Computing in Civil Infrastructure", A.Masud, International Workshop on the Frontiers of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, December 20-21, 2004. (Invited Talk).

  63. "A stabilized time integration technique for moving mesh problems", A.Masud, R.Khurram and M.Bhanabhagwanwala, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, November 13-19, 2004. (Invited Talk).

  64. "A multiscale model for orientational hardening in polymers", 41th Annual Technical Meeting, Society of Engineering Science (SES), University of Nebraska, October 10-13, 2004. (Invited Talk).

  65. "A stable algorithm for fluid-structure interaction problems", A.Masud, R.Khurram and M.Bhanabhagwanwala, Sixth World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Beijing, China, September 6-11, 2004.

  66. "A stabilized time integration scheme for the first-order systems", A.Masud and Rooh Khurram, Sixth World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Beijing, China, September 6-11, 2004.

  67. "A stabilized finite element method for material and geometric nonlinearity". A.Masud and Kaiming Xia, 4th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (ECCOMAS), the University of Jyv\"{a}skyl\"{a}, Finland, July 24 - 28, 2004.

  68. "A multiscale finite element method for the Fokker-Planck equation", A.Masud and L.A.Bergman, 9th ASCE Conference on Probablistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability, Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 26 - 28, 2004. (Invited Talk).

  69. "A variational multiscale method for computational inelasticity", A.Masud and Kaiming Xia, Advances in Computational Mechanics -- A Conference Celebrating the 60th Birthday of Thomas J.R. Hughes, April 7-9, 2004, Rice University, Houston, Texas. (Invited Talk).

  70. "The role of Information Technology in Large Scale Multiphysics Simulations", A.Masud, International Workshop on the Frontiers of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, December 23-24, 2003. (Invited Talk).

  71. "A computational framework for consistent embedding of scales arising in multiscale modeling of materials", 40th Annual Technical Meeting, Society of Engineering Science (SES), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, October 15, 2003. (Invited Talk).

  72. "A multiscale finite element method for superelasticity in shape memory alloys", A.Masud and K.Xia, Seventh US Congress on Computational Mechanics, held at the Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 28-30, 2003.

  73. "A multiscale finite element method for fluid-structure interaction", FY 2003 ONR Program Review, Virginia, April 8, 2003.

  74. "A multiscale finite element method for modeling of orientational hardening in polymers", Society of Engineering Science (SES) Conference, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, October 11-13, 2002. (Invited Talk).

  75. "A Computational Framework for Consistent Embedding of Scales Arising in Multiscale Modeling of Materials", Second Symposium on Computational Modeling of Multiscale Phenomena, Petropolis, Brazil, August 5-9, 2002. (Invited Talk).

  76. "A stabilized mixed finite element formulation for flow of incompressible viscous fluid through porous media", (with T.J.R. Hughes) Fifth World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Vienna, Austria, July 7-12, 2002.

  77. "A computational framework for consistent embedding of scales arising from micro-macro forcing functions", US-China Symposium on Multiscale Modeling of Materials, Beijing, China, June 17-20, 2002. (Invited Talk).

  78. "On a stabilized finite element formulation for incompressible Navier-Stokes equations", scheduled Sixth US-Japan Symposium on Computational Fluid Dynamics, Tokyo, Japan, May 29-31, 2002. (Invited Talk).

  79. "Effects of mesh motion on ALE based formulations for fluid-structure interaction", in the symposium on Challanges in Flow Simulation and Modeling, Sixth US Congress on Computational Mechanics, Detroit, Michigan, August 1-4, 2001. (Invited Talk).

  80. "A stabilized mixed finite element formulation for Darcy flow", (with T.J.R. Hughes) Sixth US Congress on Computational Mechanics, Detroit, Michigan, August 1-4, 2001.

  81. "Recent advances in large deformation analysis of laminated composites", at the conference on Trends in Computational Structural Mechanics, Organized by the German Association of Computational Mechanics (GACM), Lake Constance, Austria/Germany, May 20-23, 2001. (Invited Talk).

  82. "A corotational kinematic framework for large deformation analysis of laminated composites", FY 2000 ONR Program Review, Virginia, May 22-25, 2000.

  83. "A space-time finite element framework for aeroelasticity with shock waves", Fourteenth ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference (EM-2000), University of Texas at Austin, May 22-25, 2000.

  84. "A mixed variational form for flow of multi-phase viscous fluid through porous rocks", Finite Elements in Flow Problems 2000 Conference (FEF-2000), University of Texas at Austin, April 30 - May 4, 2000. (Invited Talk).

  85. "A stabilized formulation and a family of finite elements for the flow of incompressible viscous fluid through porous media". Fifth US Congress on Computational Mechanics, Boulder, Colorado, August 4-6, 1999. (Invited Talk).

  86. "Multiplicative finite strain framework and the notion of intermediate configuration for the modeling of shape memory alloys", ASME Mechanics and Materials Conference, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, June 27-30, 1999. (Invited Talk).

  87. "A constitutive model for polycarbonates that accommodates multiple natural configurations", Seventh International Symposium on Plasticity and its Current Applications, Cancun, Mexico, January 5-13, 1999. (Invited Talk).

  88. "A finite element model for geometrically nonlinear analysis of multi-layered composites", (with C.L.Tham), Second US-China Symposium on Computational Mechanics, Beijing, China May 25-28, 1998. (Invited Talk).

  89. "A 3-D co-rotational formulation for geometrically nonlinear analysis of multi-layered composite shells", (with C.Tham, M.Panahandeh and W.K.Liu), Fourth International Congress on Computational Mechanics, San Francisco, California, August 6, 1997.

  90. "Residual based stabilization of the Navier-Stokes equations", Fourth International Congress on Computational Mechanics, San Francisco, California, August 8, 1997.

  91. "Fiber-fiber and fiber-crack interaction in uniaxial fibrous composites", Joint ASME/ ASCE/ SES Mechanics Conference Symposium, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, June 29-July 2, 1997.

  92. "Teaching of Finite Element Analysis in the Classrooms of Tomorrow", Symposium on Teaching Mechanics and Finite Element Analysis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, June 17, 1997. (Invited Talk).

  93. "Fracture and interface properties of model composite materials", First International Conference on Damage and Failure of Interfaces, Vienna, Austria, September 22-24, 1997.

  94. "A space-time finite element formulation of the Euler equations for aeroelasticity," 6th \hfill\break AIAA/NASA/ISSMO Symposium on Multi disciplinary Analysis and Optimization, Seattle, Washington, September 6, 1996.

  95. "A stabilized formulation of the Navier-Stokes equations," 11th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, ASCE 1996, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 22, 1996.

  96. "A finite deformation finite element model for the pseudoelastic behavior of shape memory alloys," (with M.Panahandeh), Third U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Dallas, Texas, June 12, 1995.

  97. "Stabilized Navier-Stokes equations for moving domain problems," (with T.J.R.Hughes), at the Third U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Dallas, Texas, June 13, 1995. (Invited Talk).

  98. "A multi-director finite element shell theory for composite laminates," A.Masud and M.Panahandeh, First Joint Meeting of the Applied Mechanics and Materials Division of ASME, University of California at Los Angeles, June 28, 1995.

  99. "Blood flow analysis in arteries with atherosclerosis," ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Beaver Creek, Colorado, July 2, 1995.

  100. "A Space-time Finite Element Method for Computational Hemodynamics," Seminar Series in Bioengineering Program, University of Illinois at Chicago, November 4, 1994.

  101. "Fluid-Structure Interaction," Solid Mechanics Seminar, Division of Applied Mechanics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, October 1992.

  102. "A Space-time Finite Element Method for Fluid-Structure Interaction," (with T.J.R.Hughes), ONR / DARPA Solid-fluid Interaction Review, Alexandria, Virginia, May 1992.

  103. "A Space-time Finite Element Method for Moving Domain Problems," Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Affiliates of Stanford University in Applied Mechanics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, April 1991.

  104. "An adaptive remeshing strategy for fluid-structure interaction," (with T.J.R.Hughes), ONR / DARPA Solid-fluid Interfaces Review, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas, January 1991.

  105. "Finite element analysis of shell structures", The Institute of Engineers, Islamabad, Pakistan, September 8, 1990 (at the 188th meeting of the local council).

  106. "Statics and dynamics of drilling degrees of freedom elements: Theory and numerical evaluations," (with T.J.R.Hughes), ONR / DARPA Solid-fluid Interaction Review, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, January 1990.

  107. "Plane calculations with drilling elements," Ninth Annual Meeting of the Affiliates of Stanford University in Applied Mechanics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, May 1989.


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