# CEE Faculty Profile

## Arash Yavari

### Associate Professor

#### Presentations

- A. Yavari, A Geometric Formulation of the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Defects and Inclusions, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University, March 5, 2014.
- A. Yavari, Nonlinear Elastic Inclusions in Isotropic Solids. (Invited Speaker), Continuum Mechanics and Differential Geometry, Center for the Mathematics and Mechanics of Complex Systems, Cisterna di Latina, Italy, February 17-22, 2014.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan-Weyl Geometries and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Defects. University of Florence, Italy, February 21, 2014.
- A. Yavari, A Geometric Formulation of the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Defects. (Invited Speaker), Symposium on New Developments in Defect Mechanics, University of California, San Diego, January 19, 2014.
- A. Yavari, Combined Line and Point Defects in Isotropic Nonlinear Elastic Solids. (Keynote Speaker), International Symposium on Plasticity and Its Current Applications, Freeport, Bahamas, January 6, 2014.
- A. Yavari, Non-Riemannian Geometries and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Defects, Material Theories, Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, Germany, December 19, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Weyl Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects, Society of Engineering Science (SES) 50th Annual Technical Meeting, Brown University, Providence, July 29, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Weyl Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects, 4th Canadian Conference on Nonlinear Solid Mechanics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, July 23, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Weyl Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects, Differential Geometry and Continuum Mechanics, International Center for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS), Edinburgh, June 17, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Weyl Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, April 4, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Dislocations, The Maseeh Mathematics & Statistics Colloquium Series, Portland State University, March 1, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California at Irvine, January 25, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics. (Keynote Speaker), International Symposium on Plasticity and Its Current Applications, Nassau, Bahamas, January 8, 2013.
- A. Yavari, Structure-Preserving Discretization of Incompressible Linearized Elasticity (Planetary Lecture), NSF Workshop on Barycentric Coordinates in Geometry Processing and Finite/Boundary Element Methods, Columbia University, July 26, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Defects and the Riemann-Cartan-Weyl Geometries, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, July 18, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Weyl Geometry and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects, 10th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 11, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Nonlinear Mechanics of Point Defects and Weyl Geometry (Invited Presentation), Nonlocal Continuum Models for Diffusion, Mechanics, and Other Applications, SAMSI, June 26, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Nonlinear Elasticity, Defects, and Differential Geometry, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, April 27, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, April 12, 2012.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, April 9, 2012.
- A. Yavari. Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, 12th Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics. January 2-6, 2012. Port of Spain, Trinidad.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, November 29, 2011.
- A. Yavari, Riemann-Cartan Geometry of Nonlinear Dislocation Mechanics, Department of Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, November 14, 2011.
- A. Yavari, Geometric Anelasticity, IMA Hot Topics Workshop, Strain Induced Shape Formation: Analysis, Geometry and Materials Science, May 19, 2011.
- A. Yavari, A Geometric Approach to the Mechanics of Growing Bodies, University of Maine, April 22, 2011.
- A. Yavari, Geometric Mechanics of Growing Bodies, Johns Hopkins University, March 10, 2011.
- A. Yavari, Riemannian Geometry of Bulk Growth, Mathematical Foundations of Mechanical Biology, Banff International Research Station for Mathematical Innovation and Discovery (BIRS), September 28, 2010.
- A. Yavari, Geometry of Elasticity and Anelasticity, Imperial College London, Department of Mathematics, July 20, 2010.
- A. Yavari, Mechanics and Geometry, University of Oxford, Mathematical Institute, March 26, 2010.
- A. Yavari, Discrete Fracture Mechanics of Rough Cracks, ETH Zurich, Institute of Structural Engineering, March 8, 2010.
- A. Yavari, Lattice Dynamics Analysis of Finite-Temperature Structure of Defective Crystals, University of South Carolina, Department of Mechanical Engineering, February 19, 2010.
- A. Yavari, Geometric Elasticity and Anelasticity, Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics, November 16, 2009.
- A. Yavari, Geometry and Solid Mechanics, University of Houston, Department of Mechanical Engineering, October 9, 2008.
- A. Yavari, Geometrization of continuum and discrete mechanics, California Institute of Technology, Applied and Computational Mathematics Colloquium, January 28, 2008.
- A. Yavari, Geometrization of Continuum and Discrete Mechanics, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen, Maryland, May 7, 2008.
- A. Yavari, Geometrization of Continuum and Discrete Mechanics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, December 13, 2008.
- A. Yavari and M.P. Wnuk, Invited Talk, Fractal aspects of discrete crack propagation, IUTAM Symposium on Scaling in Solid Mechanics, Cardiff University, Wales, 25-29 June 2007.
- A. Yavari, Geometrization of continuum and discrete mechanics, Clemson University, November 9, 2007.
- A. Yavari and S. Kavianpour, Anharmonic Lattice Statics Analysis of Defective Crystals with Many-Body Interactions, 7th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, July 16-22, 2006, Los Angeles, California.
- M.P. Wnuk and A. Yavari, Comparison between some results of the quantized fracture mechanics and fractal fracture mechanics, 22nd International Conference on Meso-mechanics, The Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch, Tomsk, Russia (Siberia), September 19-22, 2006.
- A. Yavari, Anharmonic lattice statics analysis of defective crystals, Johns Hopkins University, November 22, 2005.
- A. Yavari, M. Ortiz and K. Bhattacharya, Structure of ferroelectric domain walls in the nanoscale, SIAM 2nd International Conference on Multiscale Materials Modeling (MMM-II), October 11-15, 2004. University of California, Los Angeles.
- A. Yavari, Atomic Structure of Ferroelectric Domain Walls, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics Department, University of Minnesota, April 8, 2004.
- A. Yavari, Atomic Structure of Ferroelectric Domain Walls, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University, April 12, 2004.
- A. Yavari, Atomic Structure of Ferroelectric Domain Walls, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Virginia Tech, April 27, 2004.
- M. P. Wnuk and A. Yavari, Approximating Stress Intensity Factors and Modulus of Cohesion in Fractal Fracture Mechanics, The second Slovenian-Japanese joint seminar, October 2001, Bohinj, Slovenia.
- A. Yavari, Fractal Fracture Mechanics, Sharif University of Technology, September 2001, Tehran, Iran.