University of Notre Dame College of Engineering
C-SWARM | Center for Shock Wave-processing of Advanced Reactive Materials

C-SWARM

Center for Shock Wave-processing of Advanced Reactive Materials

Andrew GillmanAndrew Gillman

Graduate Student
University of Notre Dame

V&V/UQ and Experimental Physics Team

Field(s) of Interest

High performance computing, statistical micromechanics, microstructure characterization, micro-computed tomography, multi-dimensional numerical integration

Description of Your Work/Project in C-SWARM

I am working as a member of the V&V/UQ and Experimental Physics (EP) group with a focus on characterizing the complex microstructural features of the high energy ball milled materials before and after shock wave processing through use of image analysis and statistical quantification tools.

Honors/Awards

Travel Award to 13th National Congress on Computational Mechanics
United States Association for Computational Mechanics (USACM)
July 2015

Travel Award to 12th National Congress on Computational Mechanics
United States Association for Computational Mechanics (USACM)
July 2013

Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards
Kaneb Center and Graduate School
May 2010

 

Dept./Major:

Mechanical Engineering

Field of Study:

Computational Mechanics

Degree Being Pursued:

Ph.D.

Academic Advisor:

Professor Karel Matous

Degree(s) Held:

Master of Science,
Mechanical Engineering,
University of Notre Dame,
2013

Bachelor of Science,  
Mechanical Engineering,
Purdue University,
2009

Selected Publications

  1. A. Gillman, G. Amadio, K. Matouš, and T.L. Jackson, Third-order thermo-mechanical properties for packs of Platonic solids using statistical micromechanics, Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 471(2177): 20150060, 2015. doi: 10.1098/rspa.2015.0060

  2. A. Gillman and K. Matouš, Third-order model of thermal conductivity for random polydisperse particulate materials using well-resolved statistical descriptions from tomography, Physics Letters A, 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.physleta.2014.08.032

  3. H. Lee, A.S. Gillman and K. Matous, Computing overall elastic constants of polydisperse particulate composites from microtomographic data, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 59, 1838--1857 (2011). Sele

  4. A. Gillman, K. Matous and S. Atkinson, Microstructure Statistics Property Relations of Anisotropic Polydisperse Particulate Composites using Tomography, Physical Review E, 87(2) 022208-1--022208-19 (2013).