Researcher: Edward Lovell

Areas of Research Expertise
  • Energy efficiency
  • Biomechanics
  • Robotics
  • Manufacturing
  • Controls
  • Engines
  • Solar energy
  • Power electronics
  • Design
  • Optimization
  • Structural mechanics
  • Stress analysis
  • Pressure vessels
  • Thermal stresses
  • Micromechanical sensors
  • Buckling
  • Vibrations
Web Site Edward Lovell's Department of Mechanical Engineering Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Current/Active Funding
Issued Patent(s)
  • 7,418,353 - Determining film stress from substrate shape using finite element procedures, issued August 2008.
USPTO Published Applications
  • 20060123919 - Determining film stress from substrate shape using finite element procedures, published June 2006.
Recent Publication(s)
  • Thin film characterization using the point-deflection method. Tang N, Engelstad RL, Lovell EG. MRS online Proceeding Library Archive. 2011 Jan;695(1). doi: 10.1557/PROC-695-L3.27.1.

  • Determination of the plastic behavior of low thermal expansion glass at the nanometer scale. Tejeda R, Engelstad R, Lovell E, Anderson A, Yang D, Blaedel K. MRS online Proceeding Library Archive. 2011 Jan;738(1). doi: 10.1557/PROC-738-G7.26.

  • Stress generation and relaxation during film heteroepitaxy on a compliant substrate with a viscoelastic glass interlayer. Feng Z, Lovell EG, Engelstad RL, Moran PD, Kuech T. MRS online Proceeding Library Archive. 2011 Jan;696(1). doi: 10.1557/PROC-696-N3.19.

  • Simulation of stress generation during GaN lateral epitaxial overgrowth. Feng Z, Lovell EG, Engelstad RL, Kuech T, Babcock SE. Mrs online Proceeding Library Archive. 2011 Jan;639(1). doi: 10.1557/PROC-639-G3.15.
Recent Artistic Works
Collaboration
  • Computational Mechanics Center
  • Wisconsin Center for Applied Microelectronics
Research Tools
Research Facilities
E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number
Current University UW–Madison
Department Mechanical Engineering
Title Emeritus Professor
Other Appointments
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
City
State
Zip Code
Bachelor's Degree B.S., Wayne State University, 1960
Master's Degree M.S., Wayne State University, 1960
PhD Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1967
Other Degrees
Technologies Available for Licensing Determining Film Stress from Substrate Shape Using Finite Element Procedures