California NanoSystems Institute
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Gregory Carman, Ph.D.

   
Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Member, California NanoSystems Institute

Education:
Degrees:
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VPI&SU), 1991
M.S., University of Alabama, 1998
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VPI&SU), 1985

Honors and Awards:
2004 American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Prize
2004 Invited Lecture National Academy of Engineering, Annual Frontiers Symposium
2003 American Society of Mechanical Engineering Fellow
2002 Baotou University of Iron and Steel Technology, Honorary Professor
2001 Adaptive Structures Material Systems Committee Aerospace Division ASME, Best Paper Award
1996 Adaptive Structures Material Systems Committee Aerospace Division ASME, Best Paper Award
1995 Northrop-Grumman Young Faculty Award

Contact Information:
Email Address: carman@seas.ucla.edu
Work Email Address: carman@seas.ucla.edu
Mailing Address: 38-137M, Eng IV
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES
Home Page: http://www.mae.ucla.edu/academics/faculty/carman.htm
Laboratory: http://aml.seas.ucla.edu/home.htm
Work Phone Number: (310) 825-6030
Research Interests:

Electromagnetoelasticity models, piezoelectric ceramics, magnetostrictive composites, characterizing thin film shape memory alloys, fiber optic sensors, design of damage detection systems for structures.



Selected Publications:

Scott Moss, Alex Barry, Ian Powlesland, Steve Galea, and Gregory P. Carman, A low profile vibro-impacting energy harvester with symmetrical stops, Appl. Phys. Lett, 2010, 97 (23).
Levi DS, Peterson N, Shah SD, Rakholia B, Haught A, Carman G, Connecting multiple low-flow intravenous infusions in the newborn: Problems and possible solutions, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2010, 11 (2), 275-81.
Kealey CP, Whelan SA, Chun YJ, Soojung CH, Tulloch AW, Mohanchandra KP, Di Carlo D, Levi DS, Carman GP, Rigberg DA, In vitro hemocompatibility of thin film nitinol in stenotic flow conditions, Biomaterials, 2010, 31 (34), 8864-71.
Tao Wu, Michael Emmons, Tien-Kan Chung, Jian Sorge, and Gregory P. Carman, Influence of mechanical load bias on converse magnetoelectric laminate composites, Journal of Applied Physics, 2010, 107 (9), 09D912-1-3.
Y J Chun, D S Levi, K P Mohanchandra, M C Fishbein and G P Carman, Novel micro-patterning processes for thin film NiTi vascular devices, Smart Mater. Struct, 2010, 19 (10).
Emmons MC, Karnani S, Trono S, Mohanchandra KP, Richards WL, Carman GP, Strain Measurement Validation of Embedded Fiber Bragg Gratings, International Journal of Optomechatronics, 2010, 4 (1), 22-33.
Tulloch AW, Chun Y, Levi DS, Mohanchandra KP, Carman GP, Lawrence PF, Rigberg DA, Super Hydrophilic Thin Film Nitinol Demonstrates Reduced Platelet Adhesion Compared with Commercially Available Endograft Materials, J Surg Res, 2010, Epub ahead of print.
Allen B, Nistor V, Dutson E, Carman G, Lewis C, Faloutsos P, Support vector machines improve the accuracy of evaluation for the performance of laparoscopic training tasks, Surg Endosc, 2010, 24 (1), 170-178.
Shekherdimian S, Panduranga MK, Carman GP, Dunn JC, The feasibility of using an endoluminal device for intestinal lengthening, J Pediatr Surg, 2010, 45 (8), 1575-80.
Chung TK, Wong K, Keller S, Wang KL, Carman GP, Electrical control of magnetic remanent states in a magnetoelectric layered nanostructure, Journal of Applied Physics, 2009, 106 (10), 1039174-1-5.
Son J, Bourges JL, Culjat MO, Nistor V, Dutson EP, Carman GP, Hubschman JP, Quantification of intraocular surgery motions with an electromagnetic tracking system, Stud Health Technol Inform, 2009, 142, 337-9.
Chun Y, Levi DS, Mohanchandra KP, Carman GP, Superhydrophilic surface treatment for thin film NiTi vascular applications, Materials Science and Engineering C, 2009, 29 (8), 2436-2441.
Chun Y, Levi DS, Mohanchandra KP, Vinuela F, Vinuela F, Carman GP, Thin film nitinol microstent for aneurysm occlusion, J Biomech Eng, 2009, 131 (5), 051014.
Chang, C.M. & Carman G.P., Analytically evaluating the properties and performance of layered magnetoelectric composites, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2008, 19 (11), 1271-1280 .
Mohanchandra, KP; Ho, KK; Carman, GP , Compositional uniformity in sputter-deposited NiTi shape memory alloy thin films, Materials Letters, 2008, 62 (20), 3481-3483 .
Seong, M; Mohanchandra, KP; Lin, Y; Carman, GP , Development of a 'bi-layer lift-off' method for high flow rate and high, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2008, 18 (7).
Chung TK (Chung, Tien-Kan), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.), Mohanchandra KP (Mohanchandra, Kotekar P.) , Reversible magnetic domain-wall motion under an electric field in a magnetoelectric thin film, Applied Physics Letters, 2008, 92 (11), 112509-112512.
Levi, D. S. Kusnezov, N. Carman, G. P., Smart materials applications for pediatric cardiovascular devices, Pediatric Research, 2008, 63 (5), 552-558.
Aaltio, I; Mohanchandra, KP; Heczko, O; Lahelin, M; Ge, Y; Carman, GP; Soderberg, O; Lofgren, B; Seppala, J; Hannula, SP , Temperature dependence of mechanical damping in Ni-Mn-Ga austenite and non-modulated martensite, Scripta materialia, 2008, 59 (5), 550-553.
Mohanchandra, KP; Karnani, S; Emmons, MC; Richards, WL; Carman, GP , Thin film NiTi coatings on optical fiber Bragg sensors, Applied Physics Letters, 2008, 93 (3).
Tieck, M., Emmons, M., & Carman, G.P., Alternate Evaluation Criteria of Piezoelectric Motors, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2007, 18 (11), 1215-1221 .
Bush, G. & Carman G.P., Electromagnetically-Coupled Plane Waves In Linear Multiferroic, International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design, 2007, 4 (2), 105-111.
Chang CM (Chang, Chia-Ming), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.) , Experimental evidence of end effects in magneto-electric laminate composites, Journal of Applied Physics, 2007, 102 (12).
Chatterjee S (Chatterjee, S.), Carman GP (Carman, G. P.) , High friction interface with pseudoelastic NiTi, Applied Physics Letters, 2007, 91 (2).
Lee DG (Lee, Dong Gun), Shin DD (Shin, Daniel D.), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.) , Large flow rate/high frequency microvalve array for high performance actuators, Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 2007, 134 (1), 257-263.
Chang, C.M., & Carman, G.P., Modeling shear lag and demagnetization effects in magneto-electric laminate composites, Physical Review B, 2007, 76 (13).
Altin G (Altin, Gokcay), Ho KK (Ho, Ken K.), Henry CP (Henry, Christopher. P.), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.) , Static properties of crystallographically aligned terfenol-D/polymer composites , Journal of Applied Physics, 2007, 101 (3).
Ujihara, M., Lee, D.G., & Carman, G.P., Thermal Energy Harvesting Device using Ferromagnetic Materials, Applied Physic Letter, 2007, 91 (9), 093508 - 093511.
Gans E, Carman GP , Cyclic actuation of Ni-Mn-Ga composites, Journal of Applied Physics, 2006, 99 (8).
Chaplya PM (Chaplya, Pavel M.), Mitrovic M (Mitrovic, Milan), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.), Straub FK (Straub, Friedrich K.) , Durability properties of piezoelectric stack actuators under combined electromechanical loading, Journal of Applied Physics, 2006, 100 (12).
Panduranga MK (Panduranga, Mohanchandra K.), Shin DD (Shin, Daniel D.), Carman GP (Carman, Gregory P.) , Shape memory behavior of high temperature Ti-Ni-Pt thin films, Thin Solid Films, 2006, 515 (4), 1938-1941.
Chatterjee S (Chatterjee, Sudipta), Ujihara M (Ujihara, Motoki), Lee DG (Lee, Dong Gun), Chen J (Chen, Jerry), Lei S (Lei, Stanley), Carman GP (Carman, Greg P.) , Spray etching 2 mu m features in 304 stainless steel, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2006, 16 (23), 2585-2592.
Mohanchandra KP, Shin D, Carman GP , Deposition and characterization of Ti-Ni-Pd and Ti-Ni-Pt shape memory alloy thin films, Smart Materials and Structures, 2005, 14 (5), S312-S316.
Shin DD, Mohanchandra KR, Carman GP , Development of hydraulic linear actuator using thin film SMA, Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 2005, 119 (1), 151-156.
Li B, Chen QF, Lee DG, Woolman J, Carman GP , Development of large flow rate, robust, passive micro check valves for compact piezoelectrically actuated pumps, Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 2005, 117 (2), 325-330.
Or SW, Carman GP , Dynamic magnetoelastic properties of epoxy-bonded terfenol-D particulate composite with a preferred [112] crystallographic orientation, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2005, 41 (10), 2790-2792.
Cole MW, Nothwang WD, Hirsch S, Mohanchandra KP, Demaree JD, Carman GP , Integration of active thin films with silicon compatible materials and process science protocols for MEMS scale vibration damping applications, Integrated Ferroelectrics, 2005, 71 (1), 81-98.
Ho KK, Luna O, Carman GP, Duenas TA , Stoichiometric study of arcmelted Tb(x)Dy(1-x)Fe2 for passive damping, Integrated Ferroelectrics, 2005, 71 (1), 241-248.
Bush GJ, Carman GP , The analysis of linear ferroelectro-magnetic continua and their couplings, Integrated Ferroelectrics, 2005, 71 (1), 181-191.
Lee DG, Or SW, Carman GP , Design of a piezoelectric-hydraulic pump with active valves, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2004, 15 (2), 107-115.
Or SW, Nersessian N, Carman GP , Dynamic magnetomechanical behavior of Terfenol-D/epoxy 1-3 particulate composites, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2004, 40 (1), 71-77.
Mohanchandra KP, Ho KK, Carman GP , Electrical characterization of NiTi film on silicon substrate, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2004, 15 (5), 387-392.
Nersessian N, Or SW, Carman GP, McCall SK, Choe W, Radousky HB, McElfresh MW, Pecharsky VK, Pecharsky AO, Gd5Si2Ge2 composite for magnetostrictive actuator applications, Applied Physics Letters, 2004, 84 (23), 4801-4803.
Shin DD, Mohanchandra KP, Carman GP , High frequency actuation of thin film NiTi, Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 2004, 111 (2-3), 166-171.
Nersessian N, Or SW, Carman GP, Choe W, Radousky HB , Hollow and solid spherical magnetostrictive particulate composites, Journal of Applied Physics, 2004, 96 (6), 3362-3365.
Nersessian N, Or SW, Carman GP , Magnetoelectric behavior of Terfenol-D composite and lead zirconate titanate ceramic laminates, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2004, 40 (4), 2646-2648.
Gans E, Henry C, Carman GP , Reduction in required magnetic field to induce twin-boundary motion in ferromagnetic shape memory alloys, Journal of Applied Physics, 2004, 95 (11), 6965-6967.
Or SW, Nersessian N, McKnight GP, Carman GP , Dynamic magnetomechanical properties of [112]-oriented Terfenol-D/epoxy 1-3 magnetostrictive particulate composites, Journal of Applied Physics, 2003, 93 (10), 8510-8512.
Or SW, Nersessian N, Carman GP , Effect of combined magnetic bias and drive fields on dynamic magnetomechanical properties of Terfenol-D/epoxy 1-3 composites , Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2003, 262 (2), L181-L185.
Lee DG, Mitrovic M, Friedman A, Carman GP , Characterization of fiber optic sensors for structural health monitoring, Journal of Composite Materials, 2002, 36 (11), 1349-1366.
Chaplya PM, Carman GP , Compression of piezoelectric ceramic at constant electric field: Energy absorption through non-180 degrees domain-wall motion, Journal of Applied Physics, 2002, 92 (3), 1504-1510.
Ho KK, Mohanchandra KP, Carman GP , Examination of the sputtering profile of NiTi under target heating conditions, Thin Solid Films, 2002, 413 (1-2), 1-7.
Fotinich Y, Carman GP , Modeling polycrystalline behavior of piezoceramics, Ferroelectrics , 2002, 274, 101-119.
McKnight GP, Carman GP , [112] oriented Terfenol-D composites , Materials Transactions, 2002, 43 (5), 1008-1014.