Warren Edelstein , Ph.D.Professor Emeritus
Office: Engineering 1, Room 111a
10 W. 32nd St.
Chicago, IL 60616
Office Hours: MWF 12:50-1:40 pm and by appointment
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- Analysis of linear visco elasticity and nonlinear creep, numerical analysis of flow-induced vibrations in tubes conveying fluids, numerical solution of boundary value problems arising in the quantum mechanics of semiconductors. Also computational mechanics and mathematics of finance.
- Ph.D. - Brown University
Research & Major Accomplishments
- On Saint-Venant's Principle in Linear Viscoelasticity, Arch. Rat. Mech. Anal. (36) 1970, 366-380.
- A Priori Bounds for the Displacement Problem in Viscoelasticity, SIAM J. Appl. Math. (23) 1972, 396-408.
- On Bounds and Approximate Solutions for a Class of Transient Creep Problems, with P. G. Reichel, Int. J. Solids Structures (16) 1980, 107-118.
- On Stress Redistribution in Structures During Creep, with J. Hult, Int. J. Solids Structures (19) 1983, 915-924.
- A Finite Element Computation of the Flow-Induced Oscillations in a Cantilever Tube, with S. S. Chen and J. A. Jendrzejczyk, J. Sound and Vibration (107) 1986, 121-129.