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Clifford Lissenden

Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Engineering Science and Mechanics

411D Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

cjl9@psu.edu

814-863-5754

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Structural and Human Health Monitoring

Interest Areas:

General area of nondestructive characterization of materials using ultrasonic guided waves applicable to metals, composites, concrete, rock, and bone. I am interested in nondestructive testing and inspection, structural health monitoring, process monitoring, and cloaking structures from earthquakes.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1985
  • MS, Civil Engineering, University of Virginia, 1988
  • Ph D, Civil Engineering/Applied Mechanics, University of Virginia, 1993

Publications

Parts of Book

  • Clifford J Lissenden, 2009, Experimental yield surface determination for metal matrix composites, Springer, pp. 173-186

Journal Articles

  • Sungho Choi, Hwanjeong Cho and Cliff J Lissenden, 2017, "Selection of Shear Horizontal Wave Transducers for Robotic Nondestructive Inspection in Harsh Environments", Sensors, 17, (1), pp. 5
  • Baiyang Ren, Hwanjeong Cho and Clifford J Lissenden, 2017, "A Guided Wave Sensor Enabling Simultaneous Wavenumber-Frequency Analysis for Both Lamb and Shear-Horizontal Waves", Sensors, 17, (3), pp. 488
  • Clifford J Lissenden, S Choi, H Cho, Arthur T Motta, K Hartig, X Xiao, S Le Berre, Sean N Brennan, Karl M Reichard, R Leary and others, 2017, "Toward Robotic Inspection of Dry Storage Casks for Spent Nuclear Fuel", Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 139, (3), pp. 031602
  • Jinling Zhao, Vamshi K Chillara, Baiyang Ren, Hwanjeong Cho, Jinhao Qiu and Cliff J Lissenden, 2016, "Second harmonic generation in composites: Theoretical and numerical analyses", Journal of Applied Physics, 119, (6), pp. 064902
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Cliff J Lissenden, 2016, "Constitutive model for third harmonic generation in elastic solids", International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 82, pp. 69–74
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara, Baiyang Ren and Cliff J Lissenden, 2016, "Guided wave mode selection for inhomogeneous elastic waveguides using frequency domain finite element approach", Ultrasonics, 67, pp. 199–211
  • Baiyang Ren and Cliff J Lissenden, 2016, "Modal content-based damage indicators for disbonds in adhesively bonded composite structures", Structural Health Monitoring, 15, (5), pp. 491–504
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "PVDF Multi-Element Lamb Wave Sensor for Structural Health Monitoring", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 63, (1), pp. 178-185
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "Review of nonlinear ultrasonic guided wave nondestructive evaluation: theory, numerics, and experiments", Optical Engineering, 55, (1), pp. 011002–011002
  • Clifford J Lissenden, Y Liu and Joseph L Rose, 2015, "Use of non-linear ultrasonic guided waves for early damage detection", Insight, 57, (4), pp. 206–211
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara, Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Guided wave mode selection for inhomogeneous elastic waveguides using frequency domain finite element approach", Ultrasonics
  • Clifford J Lissenden, Yang Liu, Vamshi K Chillara, Gloria Choi and Hwanjeong Cho, 2015, "Nonlinear Guided Wave Mixing for Localized Material State Characterization", Physics Procedia, 70, pp. 668–671
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "On some aspects of material behavior relating microstructure and ultrasonic higher harmonic generation", International Journal of Engineering Science, 94, pp. 59–70
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Phased Array Transducers for Ultrasonic Guided Wave Mode Control and Identification for Aircraft Structural Health Monitoring", Materials Evaluation, 73, (8), pp. 1089–1100
  • Clifford J Lissenden, Y Liu, GW Choi and X Yao, 2014, "Effect of Localized Microstructure Evolution on Higher Harmonic Generation of Guided Waves", Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, pp. 1–9
  • Yang Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Higher order interaction of elastic waves in weakly nonlinear hollow circular cylinders. I. Analytical foundation", Journal of Applied Physics, 115, (21), pp. 214901
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Nonlinear guided waves in plates: A numerical perspective", Ultrasonics, 54, (6), pp. 1553–1558
  • Yang Liu, Ehsan Khajeh, Clifford J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Higher order interaction of elastic waves in weakly nonlinear hollow circular cylinders. II. Physical interpretation and numerical results", Journal of Applied Physics, 115, (21), pp. 214902
  • Clifford J Lissenden, A. Lesky and M. Soorgee, 2013, "Ultrasonic guided wave based SHM of a steel shell structure under different operating conditions", pp. 925-932
  • M. H. Soorgee, Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Rose and A. Yousefi-Koma, 2013, "Defect sensitivity of piezoelectric strip transducers based on planar Lamb waves", J. Intell. Mat. Struct. Sys.
  • P. Puthillath, B. Ren, J. M. Galan, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Ultrasonic guided wave propagation across waveguide transitions: energy transfer and mode conversion", J. Acoustic Soc. Am., 133, (5), pp. 2624-2633
  • Y. Liu, V. Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2013, "On selection of primary modes for generation of strong internally resonant second harmonics in plate", J. Sound and Vibration, 332, (19), pp. 4517-4528
  • B. Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2013, "Ultrasonic guided wave inspection of adhesive bonds between composite laminates", Int. J. Adhesives and Adherends, 45, pp. 59-68
  • Y. Liu, E. Khajeh, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Interaction of torsional and longitudinal guided waves in weakly nonlinear circular cylinders", J. Acoustic Soc. Am., 133, (5), pp. 2541-2553
  • V. K. Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2013, "Analysis of second harmonic guided waves in pipes using a large radius asymptotic approximation for axis-symmetric longitudinal modes", Ultrasonics, 53, pp. 862-869
  • H. Kannajosyula, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Analysis of annular phased array transducers for ultrasonic guided wave mode control", Smart Materials and Structures, 22, (085019), pp. 14
  • Y. Liu, V. K. Chillara, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Cubic nonlinear shear horizontal and Rayleigh Lamb waves in weakly nonlinear plates", J. Appl. Phys., 114, (114908)
  • P. Puthillath*, Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Rose and J. M. Galan, 2012, "Analysis of ultrasonic guided wave interaction with a waveguide transition", 31, pp. 1315-1322
  • V. Chillara* and Clifford J Lissenden, 2012, "Interaction of guided wave modes in isotropic nonlinear elastic plates: higher harmonic generation", J. Appl. Phys., 111, (12), pp. 7
  • S. Li and Clifford J Lissenden, 2011, "Piezoelectric fiber composite strip transducer design considerations for generating Lamb waves", J. Intell. Mat. Sys. Struct., 22, pp. 1345-1358
  • Clifford J Lissenden, 2010, "Experimental investigation of initial and subsequent yield surfaces for laminated metal matrix composites", Int. J. Plasticity, 26, pp. 1606-1628
  • C. S. Kim and Clifford J Lissenden, 2009, "Precipitate contribution to the acoustic nonlinearity in nickel-based superalloy", Chin. Phys. Lett., 26, (8), pp. 4
  • C. S. Kim, S. I. Kwun and Clifford J Lissenden, 2009, "Influence of precipitates and dislocations on the acoustic nonlinearity in metallic materials", J. Korean Phys. Soc., 55, pp. 528-532
  • C. S. Kim, Clifford J Lissenden, I. K. Park and K. S. Rye, 2009, "Dynamic coercivity of advanced ferritic steel during long-term isothermal aging", Materials Transactions, 50, pp. 2691-2694
  • C. S. Kim, Clifford J Lissenden, K. M. Kang and I. K. Park, 2008, "Influence of dislocation substructure on ultrasonic velocity under tensile deformation", J. Kor. Soc. NDT, 28, pp. 477-482
  • X. Lei and Clifford J Lissenden, 2007, "Pressure sensitive nonassociative plasticity model for DRA composites", Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 129, pp. 255-264
  • Clifford J Lissenden, S. P. Tissot, M. W. Trethewey and K. P. Maynard, 2007, "Torsion response of a cracked stainless steel shaft", Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, 30, pp. 734-747
  • Clifford J Lissenden, D. Doraiswamy and S. M. Arnold, 2007, "Experimental investigation of cyclic and time-dependent deformation of titanium alloy at elevated temperature", International Journal of Plasticity, 23, pp. 1-24
  • B. M. Ross, A. Lakhtakia and Clifford J Lissenden, 2007, "Maxwell stress distributions in chiral sculptured thin films due to obliquely incident plane waves", Optics Communications, 275, pp. 1-9
  • H. Shen and Clifford J Lissenden, 2005, "Stress and strain localization 3D modeling for particle-reinforced metal matrix composites", Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 36, pp. 1653-1660
  • Cliff J Lissenden and Baiyang Ren, , "Phased array transducers for ultrasonic guided wave mode control and identification for aircraft structural health monitoring", Materials Evaluation

Conference Proceedings

  • Hwanjeong Cho, Sungho Choi and Clifford J Lissenden, 2017, "Effect of Skew Angle on Second Harmonic Guided Wave Measurement in Composite Plates", American Institute of Physics, 1806, pp. 060002
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2017, "A Fully Coupled Model for Actuation of Higher Order Modes of Lamb Waves", American Institute of Physics, 1806, pp. 030009
  • Christopher Hakoda, Baiyang Ren, Clifford J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2017, "Quantitative Verification of Thin-Film PVDF Transducer Array Performance up to 60 C", American Institute of Physics, 1806, pp. 020018
  • Li Zhang, Cody Borigo, Steven Owens, Clifford J Lissenden, Joseph L Rose and Christopher Hakoda, 2017, "Ultrasonic Nonlinear Guided Wave Inspection of Microscopic Damage in a Composite Structure", American Institute of Physics, (1806), pp. 020010
  • Mostafa Hasanian and Clifford J Lissenden, 2017, "Assessment of Coating Layers on the Accuracy of Displacement Measurement in Laser Doppler-vibrometry", American Institute of Physics, 1806, pp. 050006
  • Clifford J Lissenden, Arthur T Motta, Sean N Brennan, Karl M Reichard, I Jovanovic, T Knight and J Popovics, 2016, "Development of robotic multisensory inspection system for used nuclear fuel canisters", 115, (1), pp. 201-204
  • G Choi and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "Third harmonic generation from guided shear waves for early damage characterization in plates and pipes"
  • Hwanjeong Cho, Sungho Choi, Matthew Lindsey and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "Electromagnetic acoustic transducers for nondestructive inspection of dry storage canisters for used nuclear fuel", The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, ASA, 140, (4), pp. 3211–3211
  • Xiaochu Yao, Hao Zhang, Wei Han, Quming Zhou and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "Formation porosity evaluation using nonlinear acoustic second harmonic generation", Society of Exploration Geophysicists, pp. 764–767
  • Jinling Zhao, Vamshi Chillara, Hwanjeong Cho, Jinhao Qiu, Clifford J Lissenden, and , , 2016, "Evaluation of fatigue damage accumulation in composites via linear and nonlinear guided wave methods", 1706, (1), pp. 120007
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2016, "Multi-Element Lamb Wave Transducers to Classify Damage Type and Characterize Size Based on Modal Content", pp. V06AT06A015–V06AT06A015
  • Baiyang Ren, Clifford J Lissenden, and , , 2016, "PVDF array sensor for Lamb wave reception: Aircraft structural health monitoring", 1706, (1), pp. 030011
  • Clifford J Lissenden, S Choi, H Cho, Arthur T Motta, K Hartig, X Xiao, S Le Berre, Sean N Brennan, Karl M Reichard, R Leary and Igor Jovanovic, 2016, "Robotic inspection of dry storage casks for spent nuclear fuel", pp. V06BT06A063–V06BT06A063
  • Sungho Choi, Hwanjeong Cho, Clifford J Lissenden and Matthew S Lindsey, 2016, "Surface crack detection in welded stainless steel canisters using shear horizontal waves", pp. V06BT06A062–V06BT06A062
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Health monitoring of adhesively bonded joints using multiple ultrasonic guided wave modes for improved sensitivity"
  • Gloria Choi, Clifford J Lissenden and Yang Liu, 2015, "Higher harmonic ultrasonic guided waves for structural integrity assessment of dry storage canisters"
  • Clifford J Lissenden and Baiyang Ren, 2015, "PVDF array sensor for Lamb wave reception: aircraft structural health monitoring"
  • Clifford J Lissenden and Jinling Zhao, 2015, "Evaluation of Fatigue Damage Accumulation in Composites via Linear and Nonlinear Guided Waves Methods"
  • Baiyang Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Adhesive defect detection in composite adhesive joints using phased array transducers", 1650, pp. 640–648
  • Jinling Zhao, Vamshi K Chillara, Hwanjeong Cho, Jinhao Qiu and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Cumulative Second Harmonics in a Nonlinear Transversely Isotropic Plate", pp. V001T03A022–V001T03A022
  • Gloria Choi, Yang Liu, Xiaochu Yao and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Effect of localized microstructural evolution on higher harmonic generation of guided wave modes", 1650, pp. 1592–1598
  • Gloria Choi, Yang Liu and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Nonlinear guided waves for monitoring microstructural changes in metal structures", pp. V007T07A002–V007T07A002
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Nonlinear guided waves in plates undergoing localized microstructural changes", 1650, pp. 1561–1569
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Towards a micro-mechanics based understanding of ultrasonic higher harmonic generation", pp. 94380R–94380R
  • VK CHILLARA, H CHO, M HASANIAN and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Effect of Load and Temperature Changes on Nonlinear Ultrasonic Measurements: Implications for SHM", Structural Health Monitoring 2015
  • B REN and Clifford J Lissenden, 2015, "Modal Based Damage Indicators for Monitoring of Delamination and Disbond in Composite Structures Using Linear Array Transducers", Structural Health Monitoring 2015
  • Cliff J Lissenden, Yang Liu, Vamshi K Chillara, Gloria W Choi and Xiaochu Yao, 2014, "Nonlinear guided waves for continuous material microstructure state awareness", ASME International, pp. Paper IMECE2014-39699 (8 pages)
  • Cliff J Lissenden, Yang Liu and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Use of nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves for early damage detection", Proceedings of the NDT 2014 Conference, British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
  • Yang Liu, Cliff J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves for microstructure characterization of hollow cylinders", 13th International Symposium on Nondestructive Characterization of Materials (NDCM-XIII), 13th International Symposium on Nondestructive Characterization of Materials (NDCM-XIII)
  • Shahriar Quayyum, Mainak Sengupta, Gloria Choi, Clifford J Lissenden and Tasnim Hassan, 2014, "High Temperature Multiaxial Creep-Fatigue and Creep-Ratcheting Behavior of Alloy 617", Springer International Publishing, pp. 83–97
  • Joseph L Rose and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Guided wave mode and frequency selection tips", 1581, pp. 358–364
  • Vamshi Krishna Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Guided wave mode conversions across waveguide transitions: A study using frequency domain finite element method", 1581, (1), pp. 308–315
  • A Lesky and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Guided wave structural health monitoring with an array of novel piezoelectric transducers", 1581, (1), pp. 224–231
  • Gloria Choi, Yang Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Influence of localized microstructure evolution on second harmonic generation of guided waves", 1581, (1), pp. 631–638
  • Yang Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and Joseph L Rose, 2014, "Microstructural characterization in plates using guided wave third harmonic generation", 1581, (1), pp. 639–645
  • Xiaochu Yao, Yang Liu and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Nonlinear acoustics experimental characterization of microstructure evolution in Inconel 617", 1581, (1), pp. 733–738
  • B Ren and Clifford J Lissenden, 2014, "Ultrasonic guided wave transmission through a geometry transition and NDE of composite-to-adhesive bond", 1581, (1), pp. 1165–1172
  • M. Soorgee, A. Yousefi-Koma and Clifford J Lissenden, 2013, "Damage detection in bounded fluid loaded plates using piezoelectric fiber composite generated Lamb waves", 3rd International Conference on Acoustics and Vibration
  • Y. Liu, G. Choi, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Effect of localized plastic deformation on higher harmonic guided wave mode generation in plate", Destech, Lancaster, PA, pp. 1992-1999
  • Y. Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves for microstructure characterization of hollow cylinders", 13th International Symposium on Nondestructive Characterization of Materials proceedings
  • V. K. Chillara and Clifford J Lissenden, 2013, "Higher harmonic guided waves in isotropic weakly non-linear elastic plates", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, 32, pp. 145-150
  • Y. Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Higher harmonic generation of guided waves in plate: power flux density and synchronism co-analysis for mode selection", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, 32, pp. 151-158
  • P. Puthillath, B. Ren, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Guided wave mode pairs for transmissibility in adhesively bonded metal plates", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, 32, pp. 199-206
  • H. Kannajosyula, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Preferential guided wave mode generation and beam steering using amplitude controlled transducer arrays", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, 32, pp. 215-222
  • M. H. Soorgee, Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Rose and A. Yousefi-Koma, 2013, "Planar guided waves for SHM of plate structures using piezoelectric fiber transducers", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, 32, pp. 223-229
  • M. H. Soorgee, Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Rose and A. Yousefi-Koma, 2013, "Planar shear horizontal guided wave inspection of a plate using piezoelectric fiber transducers", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1511, pp. 254-261
  • Y. Liu, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2013, "Cumulative second harmonics in weakly nonlinear plates and shells", Proceedings of SPIE, 8695, pp. 12
  • S. Quayyum, M. Sengupta, G. Choi, Clifford J Lissenden and T. Hassan, 2013, "Fatigue and ratcheting experimental responses of Alloy 617 under high temperature multiaxial loading", Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference
  • H. Kanajosyula*, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2012, "Non-linearly phased 2-D array transducers arranged on a cylindrical-polar grid for real time guided wave mode control and steering", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1430, 31, pp. 945-952
  • H. Kannajosyula and Clifford J Lissenden, 2011, "Lamb-like wave mode selection algorithm for multilayer plate NDE", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1335, 30, pp. 191-198
  • H. Cho and Clifford J Lissenden, 2011, "Monitoring fatigue cracks in aluminum joints with ultrasonic guided waves", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1335, 30, pp. 145-152
  • M. S. Lindsey, E. Khajeh, J. K. Van Velsor, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2011, "In-line corrosion inspection using circumferential and longitudinal ultrasonic guided waves", American Institute of Physics Proc. 1335, 30, pp. 231-238
  • Clifford J Lissenden, C. B. Masters, S. A. Suliman and R. Toto, 2011, "Supplemental learning tools for statics and strength of materials", Proceedings of the 2011 ASEE Annual Conference, pp. 17
  • Clifford J Lissenden, S. Li and J. L. Rose, 2010, "Continuous piezoelectric health monitoring systems based on ultrasonic guided waves", Proceedings of SPIE, 7647, pp. 12
  • Clifford J Lissenden, R. B. Then, S. Li, C. Xiao, M. Lopez and J. L. Rose, 2010, "Rayleigh surface waves for characterization of the air void system in fresh concrete", Proceedings of SPIE, 7650, pp. 11
  • H. Kannajosyula, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2010, "Inhomogeneous interface waves in a thin layer between half spaces and their relationship to Lamb waves", American Institute of Physics, 29, pp. 104-110
  • Clifford J Lissenden, H. Cho and C. S. Kim, 2010, "Fatigue crack growth monitoring of an aluminum joint structure", American Institute of Physics, 29, pp. 1868-1875
  • Clifford J Lissenden, P. Van Meter and N. J. Salamon, 2010, "Effectiveness of engineering design focus in strength of materials", 40th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference Proceedings, pp. 6
  • P. K. Puthillath, H. Kannajosyula, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2009, "Ultrasonic guided wave inspection of adhesive joints: a parametric study for a step-lap joint", American Institute of Physics, 28, pp. 1127-1133
  • Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Blackshire and P. K. Puthillath, 2009, "Structural health monitoring of composite laminates with embedded piezoelectric fibers", American Institute of Physics, 28, pp. 974-981
  • Clifford J Lissenden, 2009, "Yield criterion verification for a laminated metal matrix composite from axial-torsional loading", Neat Press., pp. 121-123
  • F. Yan, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2009, "Directivity profiles of ultrasonic guided wave phased array for multilayer composite plates", Proceedings of SPIE, 7295, pp. 11
  • Clifford J Lissenden, P. K. Puthillath and J. L. Rose, 2008, "Guided wave feature identification for monitoring structural damage in joints between composite plates", Materials Australia, 33, pp. 279-285
  • Clifford J Lissenden, N. J. Salamon and A. J. Miller, 2008, "Design project design for an elementary strength of materials course", 2008 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, AC 2008-1350
  • Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Blackshire and P. K. Puthillath, 2008, "Integrated structural health monitoring with guided waves from piezoelectric fibers", ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures, Intelligent Systems Conference Proceedings, SMASIS08-325
  • P. K. Puthillath, F. Yan, Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2008, "Ultrasonic guided waves for the inspection of adhesively bonded joints", American Institute of Physics, 27, pp. 200-206
  • Clifford J Lissenden, F. Yan, E. T. Hauck, D. M. Noga and J. L. Rose, 2007, "Internal damage detection in a laminated composite plate using ultrasonic guided waves", American Institute of Physics, 26B, pp. 1029-1035
  • Vamshi K Chillara and Cliff J Lissenden, , "Nonlinear guided waves in plates undergoing localized micro-structural changes", Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, American Institute of Physics
  • Baiyang Ren and Cliff J Lissenden, , "Adhesive defect detection in composite adhesive joints using phased array transducers", Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, American Institute of Physics
  • Gloria W Choi, Yang Liu, Xiaochu Yao and Cliff J Lissenden, , "¬Effect of localized microstructural evolution on higher harmonic generation of guided wave modes", Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, American Institute of Physics

Technical Reports

  • Clifford J Lissenden and Bernhard R Tittmann, 2015, "High Temperature Transducers for Online Monitoring of Microstructure Evolution"
  • Clifford J Lissenden, Tasnin Hassan and Vijaya Rangari, 2015, "Monitoring Microstructural Evolution of Alloy 617 with Non-Linear Acoustics for Remaining Useful Life Prediction; Multiaxial Creep-Fatigue and Creep-Ratcheting"
  • Tasnim Hassan, Clifford J Lissenden and others, 2015, "Multiaxial Creep-Fatigue and Creep-Ratcheting Failures of Grade 91 and Haynes 230 Alloys Toward Addressing Design Issues of Gen IV Nuclear Power Plants"

Extension Publications

  • Clifford J Lissenden, 2010, ""

Manuscripts

  • H. Cho and Clifford J Lissenden, 2011, "Structural health monitoring of fatigue crack growth in plate structures with ultrasonic guided waves", Struct. Health Mon. Int. J.

Other

  • S. Li and Clifford J Lissenden, 2011, "Composite piezoelectric strip transducer development for structural health monitoring", 7984, pp. 12
  • Clifford J Lissenden, W. L. McGill and S. Li, 2011, "Ultrasonic guided wave SHM for probabilistic fatigue crack growth prognostics", pp. 1940-1947
  • S. Li and Clifford J Lissenden, 2010, "Modeling ultrasonic guided wave generation from piezoelectric fiber composite strip actuators", pp. SMASIS2010-3771
  • H. Kannajosyula, P. Puthillath, C. J. Lissenden and Clifford J Lissenden, 2009, "Interface waves for SHM of adhesively bonded joints", pp. 247-254
  • Clifford J Lissenden and J. L. Rose, 2008, "Structural health monitoring of composite laminates through ultrasonic guided wave beam forming", pp. 13
  • P. Puthillath, F. Yan, H. Kannajosyula, Clifford J Lissenden, J. L. Rose and C. Xu, 2008, "Inspection of adhesively bonded joints using ultrasonic guided waves"
  • H. Gao, J. L. Rose and Clifford J Lissenden, 2007, "Ultrasonic guided wave mode selection and tuning in composites using a piezoelectric phased array", Structural Health Monitoring, pp. 1668-1675
  • J. L. Rose, J. Mu, L. Zhang and Clifford J Lissenden, 2006, "Long range focused ultrasonic guided waves for corrosion detection in tubular structures"

Research Projects

  • August 2016 - July 2021, "Vertical Lift Research Center of Excellence," (Sponsor: U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command).
  • January 2017 - September 2017, "High-Temperature Sensor Technology in Support of In-situ Monitoring of Creep Specimens II," (Sponsor: Battelle-PNNL).
  • June 2013 - May 2017, "Higher harmonic ultrasonic guided waves for structural integrity assessment of infrastructure," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • October 2014 - September 2017, "Multi-Sensor Inspection and Robotic Systems for Dry Storage Casks 14-7356," (Sponsor: Nuclear Energy Universities Program (DOE)).
  • January 2017 - December 2017, "Engineering a giant meta-material: a band-stop seismic/blast filter to shield critical civil infrastructure," (Sponsor: Penn State College of Engineering).
  • July 2016 - June 2017, "Robot delivered laser ultrasonics system for inspection of stress corrosion cracking in harsh environments," (Sponsor: American Society for Nondestructive Testing).
  • August 2015 - December 2016, "High-Temperature Sensor Technology in Support of In-situ Monitoring of Creep Specimens," (Sponsor: Battelle-PNNL).
  • June 2016 - December 2016, "Detection of manufacturing defects in thick composites," (Sponsor: Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation).
  • October 2014 - October 2015, "Nondestructive inspection of waviness and marcelling in composites," (Sponsor: Sikorsky).
  • August 2015 - October 2015, "High-temperature Sensor Technology in Support of In-situ Monitoring of Creep Specimens," (Sponsor: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory).
  • October 2011 - December 2014, "NEUP: High Temperatue Transducers for Online Monitoring of Microstructural Evolution," (Sponsor: Battelle - Idaho National Laboratory).

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, ASME International, January 2014

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Presenter, Presentation on undergraduate research and research interests, Penn State Undergraduate Research Society, January 2017
  • Chairperson, AD14 Mechanical Engineering Admin Review, February 2016 - April 2016
  • Moderator, SHO Ethics discussion leader, Schreyer Honors College, August 2016
  • Chairperson, ESM Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2015 - July 2016
  • Committee Member, ESM Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2009 - August 2015
  • Chairperson, ESM Faculty Search Committee - Health Monitoring of Systems, Structures, and People, April 2014 - April 2015
  • Mentor, Gateway Student Orientation, September 2014
  • Committee Member, CoE Administrative Retreat: Infrastructure team, April 2014 - May 2014
  • Committee Member, CEE Faculty Search Committee: Sustainable/Resilient Infrastructure, September 2013 - April 2014
  • Representative, Contact admitted Schreyer scholars, March 2009 - March 2009
  • Tour guideEngineering Open House, February 2008 - February 2008
  • Presenter, Major Night, November 2008 - November 2008
  • Recruiter, February 2008 - February 2008
  • , High school visit, January 2008 - January 2008
  • Representative, Contact admitted Schreyer scholars, March 2008 - March 2008
  • Organizer, April 2007 - April 2007
  • Representative, Contact admitted Schreyer scholars, March 2007 - March 2007
  • Recruiter, February 2007 - February 2007
  • Tour guideEngineering Open House, February 2007 - February 2007
  • Presenter, Major Night, October 2005 - October 2005
  • Committee Member, Acoustics Program Promotion and Tenure Committee, September 2013
  • Committee Member, ESM ABET Committee, January 2010
  • Committee Member, ESM Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, January 2010
  • Committee Member, ESM Undergraduate Thesis Assessment Committee, January 2010
  • Contributor, January 2010
  • Committee Member, Engineering Science and Mechanics, ESM Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2016
  • Member, Faculty Search Committee, August 2016
  • Chairperson, ESM Undergraduate Solid Mechanics Curriculum Committee, January 2014

Service to External Organizations:

  • Chairperson, September 2015 - September 2015
  • Judge, July 2015 - July 2015
  • Chairperson, July 2014
  • Judge, Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, July 2014 - July 2014
  • Judge, ESM Graduate Student Council, March 2014
  • Judge, Student paper competition, January 2011 - January 2011
  • Co-Organizer, ASME International, Materials and Fabrication, August 2015
  • Co-Organizer, Session organizer for ASME PVP Conference, ASME International, Materials and Fabrication, January 2016
 


 

About

The Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is an internationally distinguished department that is recognized for its globally competitive excellence in engineering and scientific accomplishments, research, and educational leadership.

Our Engineering Science program is the official undergraduate honors program of the College of Engineering, attracting the University’s brightest engineering students. We also offer graduate degrees in ESM, engineering mechanics, engineering at the nano-scale, and an integrated undergraduate/graduate program.

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

212 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4523