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Faculty and Staff

Victor  Giurgiutiu (jurjutzu)

Title: Professor, Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering and Computing
E-mail: victorg@sc.edu
Phone: 803-777-8018
Fax: 803-777-0106
Resources: Curriculum Vitae[pdf]
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Background

Dr. Giurgiutiu's research interests span active materials, smart structures, structural health monitoring, mechatronics, and other multi-physics applied mechanics topics. Dr. Giurgiutiu has published several books and book chapters and many journal articles and conference papers. He is Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) and of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He is Associate Editor of the Aeronautical Journal of RAeS.

Education

  • Ph.D., Aeronautical Engineering, Aeronautical Structures, Imperial College for Science, Technology, & Medicine, London University, England, 1977.
  • B.S., Aeronautical Engineering, Imperial College for Science, Technology & Medicine, London University, England, 1972.

Recent Books

Recent Book Chapters

  • BC16   Giurgiutiu, V (2014) “Structural Health Monitoring of Aerospace Composites”, Chapter 16 in Polymer Composites in the Aerospace Industry, P E Irving and C Soutis (Eds.), Elsevier -- Woodhead Pub., UK, ISBN 9780857095237, June 2014
  • BC15   Bossi, R H; Giurgiutiu, V (2014) “Nondestructive Testing of Damage in Aerospace Composites” Chapter 15 in Polymer Composites in the Aerospace Industry, P E Irving and C Soutis (Eds.), Elsevier -- Woodhead Pub., UK, ISBN 9780857095237, June 2014
  • BC14   Giurgiutiu, V (2013) “Predictive Modeling of Smart Structures with In-situ Sensing Capabilities” in New Trends in Smart Technologies, C. Boller and H. Janocha (Eds.), Fraunhofer Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany, ISBN 978-3-8396-0577-6, pp. 1-9

Recent Journal Articles in Peer-Review Archival Journals

  • J98   Giurgiutiu, V.; Roman, C.; Lin, B.; Frankforter, E. (2015) “Omnidirectional Piezo-optical Ring Sensor for Enhanced Guided Wave Structural Health Monitoring”, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 24, No. 1, #015008, January 2015, featured article http://iopscience.iop.org/0964-1726/page/Cover%20gallery
  • J97   Lin, B.; Gresil, M.; Cuc, A.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) “Predictive Modeling of Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring”, Ferroelectrics, 470:1, 168-182, DOI: 10.1080/00150193.2014.923251
  • J96   Gresil, M.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) “Prediction of attenuated guided waves propagation in carbon fiber composites using Rayleigh damping”, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, online first 8 Sept. 2014, doi 1045389X14549870
  • J95   Kamal, A.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) “Shear horizontal wave excitation and reception with shear horizontal piezoelectric wafer active sensor (SH-PWAS)” Smart Materials and Structures, 23 085019 doi:10.1088/0964-1726/23/8/085019
  • J94   Shen, Y.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) “WaveFormRevealer: An analytical framework and predictive tool for the simulation of multi-modal guided wave propagation and interaction with damage”Structural Health Monitoring – An International Journal, Vol. 13, No. 5, pp. 491-511,May 201410.1177/1475921714532986
  • J93  Shen, Y.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) ‘Predictive Modeling of Nonlinear Wave Propagation for Structural Health Monitoring with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Aug. 2013 online DOI 10.1177/1045389X13500572, Jan 2014 in print Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 506-520
  • J92  Kamal, A. M.; Lin, B.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2014) “Exact Analytic Modeling of Power and Energy for Multimode Lamb Waves Excited by Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Aug. 2013 online DOI: 10.1177/1045389X13498310, Jan. 2014 in print Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 452-471
  • J91   Gresil, M.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2013) “Guided Wave Propagation in Composite Laminates Using Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, Aeronautical Journal, Oct. 2013, Vol. 117, No. 1196, pp. 971-995, Royal Aeronautical Society, London UK
  • J90   Gresil, M.; Yu, L.; Shen, Y.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2013) “Predictive Model of Fatigue Crack Detection in Thick Bridge Steel Structures with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, Smart Structures and Systems, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 001-635
  • J89   Gresil, M; Giurgiutiu, V (2013) “Time-Domain Global-Local Prediction of Guided Waves Interaction with Damage”, Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 558 (2013), pp. 116-127
  • J88   Gresil, M; Giurgiutiu, V (2013) "Time-Domain Hybrid Global--Local Concept for Guided-Wave Propagation with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors", Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 24, No. 15, pp. 1897-1911, 2013, doi: 10.1177/1045389x13486712
  • J87   Yu, L.; Giurgiutiu, V (2012) “Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors in Lamb Wave Based Structural Health Monitoring”, Journal of Materials, Springer, Vol. 64, No. 7, pp. 814-822
  • J86   Santoni-Bottai, G.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2012) “Exact Shear-lag Solution for Guided Waves Tuning with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, AIAA Journal, Vol. 50, No. 11, Nov. 2012, pp. 2285-2294
  • J85   Giurgiutiu, V. (2012) “Introduction to Structural Health Monitoring with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors:, Welding and Material Testing, ISSN 1453-0392, year XXI, No. 2, 2012, pp. 15-20
  • J84   Gresil, M.; Yu, L.; Giurgiutiu, V.; Sutton, M. (2012) “Predictive Modeling of Electromechanical Impedance Spectroscopy for Composite Materials”, Structural Health Monitoring – an International Journal, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 671-683
  • J83   Santoni-Bottai, G.; Giurgiutiu, V. (2012) “Damage Detection at Cryogenic Temperatures in Composites using Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors”, Structural Health Monitoring – an International Journal, Vol. 11, online first 28 June 2012, doi:10.1177/1475921712442441
  • J82   Giurgiutiu, V; Gresil, M; Lin, B; Cuc, A; Shen, Y; Roman, C (2012) “Predictive Modeling of Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors Interaction with High-frequency Structural Waves and Vibration” Acta Mechanica, March 2012, No. 223, pp. 1681-1691, online first 10.1007/s00707-012-0633-0
  • J81  Giurgiutiu, V; Soutis, C (2012) “Enhanced Composite Integrity through Structural Health Monitoring”, Applied Composite Materials, February 2012, online first DOI 10.1007/s10443-011-9247-2