Shaoping Xiao

Shaoping Xiao
Associate Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Researcher, Center for Computer-Aided Design
(319) 335-6009
2416B Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
2003
Education: 
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2002.
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China, 1998.
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China, 1995.
Present Research Interests: 
Multiscale modeling and simulation
nanocomposites
NEMS
shock wave propagation and spallation
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
International Association of Computational Mechanics
U.S. National Association of Computational Mechanics
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Nanotube technology
nanomechanics
materials science
solid mechanics
finite element methods
meshfree particle methods
and topological optimizations