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Alan Taylor Zehnder

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  • Alan Taylor Zehnder
  • Dept: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Title: Professor
  • Address: 409 Upson Hall
  • Phone: 607 255-9181
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Selected Publications

  • Hasseldine, B P., Alan Taylor Zehnder, B D. Keating, A K. Singh, B D Davidson. 2016. "Compressive strength of aluminum honeycomb core sandwich panels with thick carbon-epoxy facesheets subjected to barely visible indentation damage." Journal of Composite Materials 50 (3): 387-402.
  • Xu, Y., P. Bhargava, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2016. "Time and Temperature Dependent Mechanical Behavior of HFPE-II-52 Polyimide at High Temperature." Mechanics of Materials 100: 86-95.
  • Grutzik, S J., E. Milosevic, B L. Boyce, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2015. "Oxide driven strength evolution of silicon surfaces." Journal of Applied Physics 118 (19): 195304-195304.
  • Grutzik, S J., R S. Gates, Y B. Gerbig, D T. Smith, R F. Cook, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Accurate spring constant calibration for very stiff atomic force microscopy cantilevers.." Rev Sci Instrum 84 (11): 113706.
  • Blocher, D B., Alan Taylor Zehnder, R H Rand. 2013. "Entrainment of Micromechanical Limit Cycle Oscillators in the Presence of Frequency Instability." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 22 (4): 835-845.
  • Singh, Abhendra K. , Barry D. Davidson, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Benjamin P. J. Hasseldine. 2016. "An Analytical Model for the Response of Carbon/Epoxy-Aluminum Honeycomb Core Sandwich Structures Under Quasi-Static Indentation Loading." Proceedings of the 2016 American Society of Composites Conference, September.
  • Xi , Yi, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2016. "Hydrolytic Degradation and Its Effect on Mechanical Properties of HFPE-II-52 Polyimide: Preliminary Results." Paper presented at 2016 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Xu , Yi , Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2016. "Moisture Degradation Effects on the Mechanical Properties of HFPE-II-52 Polyimide: Experiments and Modeling." Experimental Mechanics.
  • Singh, A K., B D. Davidson, B P. Hasseldine, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2015. "Damage resistance of aluminum core honeycomb sandwich panels with carbon/epoxy face sheets." Journal of Composite Materials 49 (23): 2859-2876.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, N K Zella. 2015. "Spiral to flat fracture transition for notched rods under torsional loading." International Journal of Fracture 195 (1-2): 87-92.
  • Grutzik, Scott, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2015. "Oxide driven strength degradation of (111) silicon surfaces." Proceedings of the 2015 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Czabaj, M W., Alan Taylor Zehnder, B D. Davidson, A K Singh. 2014. "Compressive strength of honeycomb-stiffened graphite/epoxy sandwich panels with barely-visible indentation damage." Journal of Composite Materials 48 (20): 2455-2471.
  • Grutzik, Scott, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2014. "Oxide Driven Strength Reduction on (111) Silicon." June.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Natasha Zella. 2014. "Fracture Surface Transition for Notched Bars in Torsion." June.
  • Hasseldine, Benjamin, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Abhendra Singh, Barry Davidson, Ward van Hout, Bryan Keating. 2014. "Compression after impact of sandwich composite structures: experiments and simulation." June.
  • Blocher, D., R H. Rand, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Analysis of laser power threshold for self oscillation in thermo-optically excited doubly supported MEMS beams." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NON-LINEAR MECHANICS 57: 10-15.
  • Grutzik, Scott, Brian Bush, Frank DelRio, Richard Gates, Melissa Hines, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Effect of organic SAMS on the evolution of strength of silicon nanostructures." Proceedings of the 2013 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Blocher, D., R H. Rand, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Multiple limit cycles in laser interference transduced resonators." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics 52: 119-126.
  • Singh, A K., B D. Davidson, D P. Eisenberg, M W. Czabaj, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Damage characterization of quasi-statically indented composite sandwich structures." Journal of Composite Materials 47 (10): 1211-1229.
  • Hasseldine, Benjamin, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Bryan Keating, Abhendra Singh, Barry Davidson. 2013. "Compression after impact of thick sandwich composite structures." Proceedings of the 54th AIAA Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, April (2nd Quarter/Spring).
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2013. "Griffith Fracture Theory." In Encyclopedia of Tribology , edited by Q. J. Wang, Y. W. Chung. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2013. "Modes of Fracture." In Encyclopedia of Tribology , edited by Q. J. Wang, Y. W. Chung. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2013. "Stress Intensity Factors." In Encyclopedia of Tribology , edited by Q. J. Wang, Y. W. Chung. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Blocher, David, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2013. "Analysis of laser power threshold for self oscillations in thermo-optically excited doubly supported MEMS beams." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics 57: 10-15.
  • Blocher, David, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2012. "Tunability and Sub- and Super-Harmonic Entrainment of Limit Cycles in CW Laser Driven MEMS." Proceedings of the ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012, Chicago, IL, August.
  • Blocher, David, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Richard H Rand. 2012. "Frequency Multiplication and Demultiplication in MEMS." Proceedings of the 2012 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Grutzik, Scott, Richard Gates, Yvonne Gerbig, Robert Cook, Melissa Hines, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2012. "High confidence level calibration for AFM based fracture testing of nanobeams." Proceedings of the 2012 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Blocher, David, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Richard H. Rand, Shreyasi Mukerji. 2012. "Anchor deformations drive limit cycle oscillations in interferometrically transduced MEMS beams." Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 49 (1): 52-57.
  • Jeong, W Y., C J. Earls, W D. Philpot, A T Zehnder. 2012. "Inverse thermographic characterization of optically unresolvable through cracks in thin metal plates." Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 27: 634-650.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2012. Fracture Mechanics. Springer.
  • Blocher, David, Richard Rand, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2011. "Multiple limit cycles in laser interference transduced resonators." Proceedings of the ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2011, Washington, DC, August.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Zellman Warhaft. 2011. "University Collaboration on Wind Energy". Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future.
  • Czabaj, M., W R. Tubbs, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2011. "Compression/Shear response of honeycomb core." Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, June.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2010. Static Fracture Response of Materials. Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering. : 1851-1858. New York, NY, United States: John Wiley and Sons.
  • Czabaj, M., Alan Taylor Zehnder, A. K. Singh, B. D. Davidson, D. P. Eisenberg. 2010. "Combined Experimental/Numerical Assessment of Compression After Impact of Sandwich Composite." Proceedings of the 2010 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June 1.
  • Czabaj, Michael W., Alan Taylor Zehnder, Chung-Yuen Hui. 2010. "Delamination of Moisture Saturated Graphite Polyimide Composites Due to Rapid Heating." Composites - Part B 17: 568-577.
  • Czabaj, M., Alan Taylor Zehnder, A. K. Singh, B. D. Davidson, D. P. Eisenberg. 2010. "Compression after Impact of Sandwich Composite Structures: Experiments and Modeling." Proceedings of the AIAA SDM Conference, April (2nd Quarter/Spring).
  • Singh, A. K., B. D. Davidson, D. P. Eisenberg, M. W. Czabaj, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2010. "Barely Visible Impact Damage Evaluation of Composite Sandwich Structures." Proceedings of AIAA SDM Conference, April (2nd Quarter/Spring).
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Richard Herbert Rand, D Blocher. 2010. "Thermo-Mechanical Coupling Mechanism in NEMS Resonators." Atlanta, Georgia, United States January (1st Quarter/Winter).
  • Singh, Abhendra K., Barry D. Davidson, David P. Eisenberg, Michael W. Czabaj, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2010. "Barely Visible Impact Damage Evaluation of Composite Sandwich Structures." AIAA Journal.
  • Czabaj, M., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2009. "Blistering and Delamination in High Temperature Polymer Matrix." Proceedings of the 2009 Society for Experimental Mechanics Conference, June.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2009. Modes of Fracture. Encyclopedia of Tribology. New York, NY, United States: Springer.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2009. Stress Intensity Factors. Encyclopedia of Tribology. New York, NY, United States: Springer.
  • Czabaj, M. W., Alan Taylor Zehnder, K. C. Chuang. 2009. "Blistering of Moisture Saturated Graphite/Polyimide Composites Due to Rapid Heating." Journal of Composite Materials 43 (2): 153-174.
  • Sahai, T., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2008. "Modeling of Coupled Dome-shaped Micro-oscillators." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 17 (3): 777-786.
  • Fefferman, A. D., R. O. Pohl, Alan Taylor Zehnder, J. M. Parpia. 2008. "Acoustic Properties of Amorphous Silica between 1 and 500 mK." Physical review letters 100 (19): 195501.
  • Alan, T., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2007. "A Monte-Carlo Simulation of the Effect of Surface Morphology on the Fracture of Nanobeams." International Journal of Fracture 148 (2): 129-138.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Manoj Pandey, Richard Herbert Rand. 2007. "Perturbation Analysis of Entrainment in a Micromechanical Limit Cycle Oscillator." Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation 12 (7): 1291-1301.
  • Sahai, T., R. B. Bhiladvala, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2007. "Thermomechanical Transitions in Doubly-clamped Micro-oscillators." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics 42 (4): 596-607.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2007. Lecture Notes on Fracture Mechanics. : 220. eCommons@Cornell.
  • Pandey, M., R. B. Reichenbach, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Amit Lal, Harold Craighead. 2007. "Anchor Loss Reduction in resonant MEMS using MESA Structures." Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems, January (1st Quarter/Winter).
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Anthony Ingraffea, Geraldine Gay, Micheal Stefanone, Barry Davidson, John Dannenhoffer, Daniel Rice. 2007. "Synchronous, IP-Based, Collaborative Engineering Design Education." In Distance Education Issues and Challenges , edited by Arelene V. Morales , 7-30. Nova Press.
  • Tuncay, Alan, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Debodhonyan Sengupta, Melissa Hines. 2006. "Methyl Monolayers Improve the Fracture Strength and Durability of Silicon Nanobeams." Applied Physics Letters 89 (23).
  • Pandey, Manoj, Keith Aubin, Maxim Zalalutdinov, Robert B. Reichenbach, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Richard H. Rand, Harold G. Craighead. 2006. "Analysis of Frequency Locking in Optically Driven MEMS Resonators." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 15 (6): 1546-1554.
  • Bhargava, Peeyush, Chun-Hua Chuang, Knway Chen, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2006. "Moisture Diffusion Properties of HFPE-II-52 Polyimide." Journal of Applied Polymer Science 102 (4): 3471-3479.
  • Tuncay, Alan, Melissa Hines, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2006. "Effect of Surface Morphology on the Fracture Strength of Silicon Nanobeams." Applied Physics Letters 89 (9): 091901-1 - 091901-3.
  • Antonakakis, J. N., P. Bhargava, K. C. Chuang, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2006. "Linear Viscoelastic Properties of HFPE-II-52 Polyimide." Journal of Applied Polymer Science 100 (4): 3255-3263.
  • Bhargava, P., J. Antonakakis, C. Cunningham, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2006. "Web-based virtual torsion laboratory." Computer Applications in Engineering Education 14 (1): 1-8.
  • Bhargava, P., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2006. "High temperature shear strength of T650-35/HFPE-II-52 polyimide matrix unidirectional composite." Experimental Mechanics 46 (2): 245-255.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Michael W Czabaj. 2006. "Delamination and blistering due to rapid heating of moist composites." Proceedings of IMECE2006,International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Mark J Viz. 2005. "Fracture Mechanics of Thin Plates and Shells Under Combined Membrane, Bending, and Twisting Loads." Applied Mechanics Reviews 58 (1): 37-48.
  • Aubin, Keith, Maxim Zalalutdinov, Alan Tuncay, Robert B. Reichenbach, Rand Richard, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Jeevak Parpia, Harold Craighead. 2004. "Limit cycle oscillations in CW laser driven NEMS." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 13 (6): 1018-1026.
  • Czaplewski, David A., Bojan Rob Ilic, Maxim Zalalutdinov, William L. Olbricht, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Harold G. Craighead, Terry A. Michalske. 2004. "A Micromechanical Flow Sensor for Microfluidic Applications." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 13 (4): 576-585.
  • Nazaretski, E., R. D. Merithew, V. O. Kostroun, Alan Taylor Zehnder, R. O. Pohl, J. M. Parpia. 2004. "Effect of low-level radiation on the low temperature acoustic behavior of a-SiO2." Physical review letters 92 (24): 245502-1 - 245502-4.
  • Potdar, Y. K., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2004. "Temperature and deformation measurements in transient metal cutting." Experimental Mechanics 44 (1): 1-9.
  • Wang, Yu, Joshua A. Henry, Alan Taylor Zehnder, Melissa A. Hines. 2003. "Surface Chemical Control of Mechanical Energy Losses in Micromachined Silicon Structures." Journal of Physical Chemistry B 107 (51): 14270-14277.
  • Potdar, Y. K., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2003. "Measurements and simulations and deformation field in transient metal cutting." Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 125 (4): 645-655.
  • Zalalutdinov, M., K. L. Aubin, R. B. Reichenbach, Alan Taylor Zehnder, B. Houston, J. M. Parpia, H Craighead. 2003. "Shell-type micromechanical actuator and resonator." Applied Physics Letters 83 (18): 3815-3817.
  • Bhalla, K. S., Alan Taylor Zehnder, X. Han. 2003. "Thermomechanics of slow stable crack growth: closing the loop between experiments and computational modeling." Engineering Fracture Mechanics 70 (17): 2439-2458.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, M. Zalalutdinov, K. L. Aubin, M. Pandey, R. H. Rand, H. G. Craighead, J. M. Parpia, B. H. Houston. 2003. "Frequency entrainment for micromechanical oscillator." Applied Physics Letters 83 (16): 3281-3283.
  • Davidson, B D., J F. Dannenhoffer, Geraldine K. Gay, Anthony R. Ingraffea, S. Jones, J -S Lee, M. Stefanone, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2003. "On the Use of Advanced IT Tools to Facilitate Effective Geographically Distributed Student Design Teams." Nashville TN June.
  • Ural, A., Alan Taylor Zehnder, Anthony R Ingraffea. 2003. "Fracture mechanics approach to facesheet delamination in honeycomb: measurement of energy release rate of the adhesive bond." Engineering Fracture Mechanics 70 (1): 93-103.
  • Cardozo, N., K. Bhalla, Alan Taylor Zehnder, R W Allmendinger. 2003. "Mechanical models of fault propagation folds and comparison to the trishear kinematic model." Journal of Structural Geology 25 (1): 1-18.
  • Han, T. S., A. Ural, C. S. Chen, Alan Taylor Zehnder, A. R. Ingraffea, S. L. Billington. 2002. "Delamination buckling and propagation analysis of honeycomb panels using a cohesive element approach." International Journal of Fracture 115 (2): 101-123.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 2002. "Nanomechanical resonant structures as tunable passive modulators of light." Applied Physics Letters 80 (19): 3617-3619.
  • Tang, S. J., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2002. "Nickel-alumina interfacial fracture toughness using the thick foil technique." Engineering Fracture Mechanics 69 (6): 701-715.
  • Davidson, B D., R. Davidson, Geraldine K. Gay, Anthony R. Ingraffea, M. Miller, Linda K. Nozick, Alan Taylor Zehnder, R. Sheckler, C Rath. 2002. "Collaborative Distance Design of Aerospace Structures." Boston, MA
  • Davidson, B D., R. Davidson, Geraldine K. Gay, Anthony R. Ingraffea, M. Miller, Linda K. Nozick, Alan Taylor Zehnder, R. Sheckler, C Rath. 2002. "Distance Design Collaboration Through Advanced Interactive Discovery Environment." Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Potdar, Yogesh K., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2002. "Measurement and Simulation of Temperature and Strain Fields in Orthogonal Metal Cutting." In Metal Cutting and High Speed Machining , edited by Daniel Dudzinski, Alain Molinari, and H. Schulz. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Y K. Potdar, K Bhalla. 2002. "Plasticity Induced Heating in the Fracture and Cutting of Metals." In Thermo Mechanical Fatigue and Fracture , edited by M.H. Aliabadi , 209-244. WIT Press.
  • Sekaric, L., M. Zalalutdinov, R. B. Bhiladvala, Alan Taylor Zehnder, J. M. Parpia, H. G. Craighead. 2002. "Operation of nanomechanical resonant structures in air." Applied Physics Letters 81 (14): 2641-2643.
  • Guduru, P. R., Alan Taylor Zehnder, A. J. Rosakis, G. Ravichandran. 2001. "Dynamic full field measurements of crack tip temperatures." Engineering Fracture Mechanics 68 (14): 1535-1556.
  • Zalalutdinov, M., Alan Taylor Zehnder, A. Olkhovets, S. Turner, L. Sekaric, B. Ilic, D. Czaplewski, J. M. Parpia, H. G. Craighead. 2001. "Autoparametric optical drive for micromechanical oscillators." Applied Physics Letters 79 (5): 695-697.
  • Spiel, C. L., R. O. Pohl, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2001. "Normal modes of a Si(100) double-paddle oscillator." Review of Scientific Instruments 72 (2): 1482-1491.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, M. Zalalutdinov, A. Olkhovets, B. Ilic, D. Czaplewski, H. G. Craighead, J. M. Parpia. 2001. "Optically pumped parametric amplification for micromechanical oscillators." Applied Physics Letters 78 (20): 3142-3144.
  • Zalalutdinov, M., B. Ilic, D. Czaplewski, Alan Taylor Zehnder, H. G. Craighead, J. M. Parpia. 2000. "Frequency-tunable micromechanical oscillator." Applied Physics Letters 77 (20): 3287-3289.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, P. R. Guduru, A. J. Rosakis, G. Ravichandran. 2000. "Million frames per second infrared imaging system." Review of Scientific Instruments 71 (10): 3762-3768.
  • Zucchini, A., C Y. Hui, Alan Taylor Zehnder. 2000. "Crack tip stress fields for thin, cracked plates in bending, shear and twisting: A comparison of plate theory and three-dimensional elasticity theory solutions." International Journal of Fracture 104 (4): 387-407.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Richard W. Allmendinger. 2000. "Velocity field for the trishear model." Journal of Structural Geology 22 (8): 1009-1014.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, M. J. Viz, Y. Potdar. 2000. "Fatigue fracture in plates in tension and out-of-plane shear." Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures 23 (5): 403-415.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, C Y Hui. 2000. "A simple model relating crack growth resistance to fracture process parameters in elastic-plastic solids." Scripta Materialia 42 (10): 1001-1005.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, E. Babinsky, T. Palmer. 1998. "Hybrid method for determining the fraction of plastic work converted to heat." Experimental Mechanics 38 (4): 295-302.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Y K Potdar. 1998. "Williams meets von Karman: Mode coupling and nonlinearity in the fracture of thin plates." International Journal of Fracture 93 (1-4): 409-429.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, D. V. Swenson, T. J. Pienkos. 1997. "Polymer reinforcements for retarding fatigue crack growth in metals." International Journal of Fracture 84 (4): 307-323.
  • Thurston, M. E., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 1996. "Nickel-alumina interfacial fracture toughness: Experiments and analysis of residual stress effects." International Journal of Fracture 76 (3): 221-241.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Anthony R Ingraffea. 1995. "Reinforcing Effect of Coverlayers on the Fatigue Life of Copper-Kapton Flex Cables." Ieee Transactions on Components Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Part B-Advanced Packaging 18 (4): 704-708.
  • Viz, M. J., D. O. Potyondy, Alan Taylor Zehnder, C. C. Rankin, E. Riks. 1995. "Computation of Membrane and Bending Stress Intensity Factors for Thin, Cracked Plates." International Journal of Fracture 72 (1): 21-38.
  • Kallivayalil, J. A., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 1994. "Measurement of the Temperature-Field Induced by Dynamic Crack-Growth in Beta-C Titanium." International Journal of Fracture 66 (2): 99-120.
  • Thurston, M. E., Alan Taylor Zehnder. 1993. "Experimental-Determination of Silica Copper Interfacial Toughness." Acta Metallurgica Et Materialia 41 (10): 2985-2992.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, A. C. Ramamurthy, S. J. Bless, N. S. Brar. 1993. "Stone Impact Damage to Automotive Paint Finishes - Measurement of Temperature Rise Due to Impact." International Journal of Impact Engineering 13 (1): 133-143.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, A. C. Ramamurthy, S. J. Bless, N. S. Brar. 1992. "Temperature Rise in Automotive Paint Coatings due to Stone Impact." Proceedings of the ACS
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Jacob A. Kallivayalil. 1991. "Temperature Rise at the Tip of Dynamically Propagating Cracks." Proceedings, 1991 Spring Meeting of the Society for Experimental Mechanics
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Jacob A. Kallivayalil. 1991. "Temperature Rise Due to Dynamic Crack Growth in Beta-C Titanium." Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Photomechanics and Speckle Metrology: Speckle Techniques, Birefringence Methods, and Applications to Solid Mechanics
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor. 1991. "A Model for the Heating Due to Plastic Work." Mechanics Research Communications 18 (1): 23-28.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Ares J. Rosakis. 1989. "Temperature Fields Generated During Dynamic Crack Growth in Metals: High Resolution Measurements by Means of High Speed Infrared Sensors." Paper presented at AMD
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Ares J. Rosakis. 1989. "Experimental Measurement of the Temperature Rise Generated During Dynamic Crack Growth in Metals."
  • Rosakis, A. J., Alan Taylor Zehnder, R. Narasimhan. 1988. "Caustics by Reflection and Their Application to Elastic-Plastic and Dynamic Fracture-Mechanics." Optical Engineering 27 (8): 596-610.
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Ares J. Rosakis. 1988. "Three Dimensional Fields for a Through Crack in an Elastic-Plastic Solid: Numerical Analysis and Comparison with Interferrometric Measurements." Paper presented at Analytical, Numerical and Experimental Aspects of Three Dimensional Fracture Processes
  • Rosakis, Aares J., Alan Taylor Zehnder, R. Narasimhan. 1987. "Dynamic Measurement of the J Integral by the Optical Method of Caustics." Proceedings of the 1987 Society for Experimental Mechanics
  • Zehnder, Alan Taylor, Araes J. Rosakis. 1986. "Dynamic Francture Initiation and Propagation in 4340 Steel Under Impact Loading." Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science