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Research Interests for Henry Petroski

Research Interests:

Structural engineering; design; interrelationship between success and failure in design; nature of invention; history of engineering and technology

Keywords:
Algebra, Bending, Elasticity, Finite Element Analysis, Mathematical analysis, Teaching, Tensile Strength, Thermal Conductivity, Thermoelasticity
Recent Publications
  1. Petroski, H, Crossing the valley of death, Mechanical Engineering, vol. 139 no. 12 (December, 2017), pp. 26-29
  2. Petroski, HJ; Yamada, H, FRACTURE EXPERIMENTS WITH CRACKED AND EMBRITTLED HEXCAN SECTIONS., Transactions of the International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, vol. E (January, 2017) [abs]
  3. Glazik, JL; Petroski, HJ, DYNAMIC RESPONSE OF CRACKED HEXAGONAL SUBASSEMBLY DUCTS., Transactions of the International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, vol. E (January, 2017) [abs]
  4. Petroski, HJ, EFFECTS OF CRACKS ON THE RESPONSE OF SHELL STRUCTURES., Transactions of the International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, vol. E (January, 2017) [abs]
  5. Petroski, H, The road ahead, American Scientist, vol. 104 no. 4 (July, 2016), pp. 236-241

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