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Invited Speaker Events

Josh Loukus, Ph.D. – Presented “Practicalization of Split Hopkinson Bar Testing”; SEM Annual Conference; Orlando, FL; June 2016

Brent Halonen – Presented “A comparison of feature tracking to 2D-DIC tracking for strain analysis of foams, with a discussion of application to low resolution imaging”; SEM Annual Conference; Costa Mesa, CA; June 2015

Josh Loukus , Ph.D. – Presented on the use of Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar for high strain rate material response of nickel-based superalloys and titanium at elevated temperatures; University of Sheffield, UK; May 2013.

Josh Loukus, Ph.D. – Presented on the use of Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar for high strain rate material response of glass at the Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute; Calcutta, India, 2013.

Adam Loukus, Ph.D. – Global Motorsports Congress, Cologne, Germany, Advanced Materials, October 2007

Adam Loukus, Ph.D. – TMS Conference San Antonio Texas, Current and Future Trends in Micro- and Nano- MMCs, April 2006


Erva, T., Loukus, A., and Luskin, L., “Development of Aluminum Composite Automotive Brake Rotors,” SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-1937, 2016, doi:10.4271/2016-01-1937.

H. Zhang, J. Loukus, A. Loukus, The effects of binder content on the Mechanical Properties of Aluminum MMCs, JEMT, submitted December, 2007

Hathaway, R; Loukus, A; Loukus, J; et. al “Manufacturing Process Influence on Microstructural Features of Selectively Reinforces Magnesium MMCs”, TMS Proceedings, San Antonio, TX. 2006.

Loukus, J.E., Loukus, A., Halonen, A., The Effects of Processing Methods on the Mech Prop. of Cast Mg MMCs. AFS Int. Conf. on High Integrity Light Metal Castings. Indianapolis, IN. Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, 2005.

J.E. Loukus and G. Subhash, Experimental Modeling of High Speed Grinding, 2004

G. Subhash, J.E. Loukus, W. Zhang and A. Chandra, Experimental and Numerical Modeling of Material Removal During High Speed Grinding process, Proc. SEM IX International Congress on Exp. Mech., Orlando, Florida, June 5-8, pp. 127-130 (2000).

A.R. Loukus, G. Subhash, M. Imaninejad, Mechanical Properties and Microstructural Characterization of Extrusion Welds in AA6082-T4, J. of Mat. Sci., 39 (2004) pp 6561-6569

A.R. Loukus, G. Subhash, M. Imaninejad, Optimization of Material Properties and Process Parameters for Tube Hydroforming of Aluminum Extrusions, J. of Eng. Mat. Tech. (2006)

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