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Osama M Jadaan

Professor/Director

Mechanical Engineering | College of Computing, Engineering & Construction

Areas of Expertise

  • Probabilistic Design with Brittle Materials Subjected to Transient Thermomechanical Loads
  • Mechanical Reliability of MEMS Devices
  • Multiaxial Fatigue Life Prediction via Digital Prototyping
  • Design against Mechanical Failure
  • Fractography
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Finite Element Analysis

 

Education

Ph.D., Engineering Science and Mechanics, Penn State University, 1990

Master of Engineering, Civil (Structural) Engineering, Penn State University, 1984

B.S., Civil Engineering, Penn State University, 1982

 

 

Biography

Dr. Jadaan is the Director of the School of Engineering (SoE) and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF). Dr. Jadaan is an ABET Program Evaluator and has extensive expertise in building new engineering programs, curriculum development, and academic management. In 2017, Dr. Jadaan led the creation of three new engineering majors at his previous institution in the fields of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering. In 2014, he successfully led the initial ABET accreditation for the Mechanical and Civil Engineering Programs at the same institution.

Professor Jadaan is an expert in the fields of probabilistic design, ceramic engineering, multiaxial fatigue, creep rupture, fracture mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, and structural analysis and design. He was awarded 12 faculty research fellowships at NASA Glenn Research Center and 4 fellowships at the Oak Ridge National Lab. He also served as consultant for several major corporations including John Deere, Caterpillar, Ferro, and FMCTechnologies (currently TechnipFMC).

Dr. Jadaan teaches courses in design against mechanical failure (fatigue, multiaxial fracture, creep rupture, wear, and fretting), FEA, engineering materials, construction materials, design and simulation of MEMS, structural mechanics, structural design, mechanics of materials, dynamics, and statics.
Dr. Jadaan's passion is to contribute to the innovation of engineering education through intense hands-on and design experience for students. He brings this energy and passion to the University of North Florida to develop students into professional engineers, future leaders, and responsible citizens.

 

 

Awards

Dr. Jadaan earned many awards including the NASA Invention and Contribution Technology Transfer award, NASA Space Act Award for New Technology Development, ASME Turbo-Expo conference best technical paper award, NASA Glenn RXL 2006 Mechanics and Life Predication Branch Best Paper Award, Exemplary Faculty Research Award and Exemplary Faculty Teaching Award at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

 

Grants and Contracts Awarded

  • Hydrostatic Stress Simulation Using Diamond Anvil Specimen Geometries, $10,000.
  • Diesel Particulate Filters, $5000.
  • Proprietary product development research, FMC Technologies, $60,000.
  • David Kunz (PI), Osama Jadaan(Co-PI), and Tammy Salmon-Stephens (Co-PI), “Collaborative research:  CMN PEEC Project:  Providing for the Education of American Indian Engineers,” NSF, $823,900.
  • Translational Clinical Analysis of Implant-Borne Ceramic Bridge Survival, $118,843.
  • NUE:USE-NanoMEMS: Undergraduate Science and Engineering Workforce Education in Nanotechnology and Microsystems, $199,687.
  • Assessing the Viability of Using Ceramics for Nuclear Fuel Cladding Systems, $5000.
  • Effective Outreach, Recruiting, Diversifying, and Retaining Engineering Students through Explore Engineering Summer program at UW-Platteville, $7,500.
  • Reliability Evaluation and Design of Ceramic Turbines, $20,000.
  • Thermal Management and reliability of electronic and thermoelectric Devices, $30,000.
  • High Temperature Advanced Materials for Lightweight Valve Train Components, $77,000.
  • Ceramic Prosthesis Survival Based on CARES/Life Analysis, $20,000.
  • Establishing an Undergraduate MEMS Education Program at UW-Platteville as Part of the Tri-State Initiative, $4000.
  • Development of an ANSYS Macro for Spontaneous Evaluation of Effective Volumes and Effective Areas of Ceramic Components under Fluctuating Load Histories, $10,000.
  • Controlled-Release Microsystems for Pharmacological Agent Delivery, $20,000.
  • Ceramic Gun Barrel Technology, $25,000.
  • Design and Reliability of Microsized Structures, $15000.
  • Development of CARES/MEMS Mechanical Reliability Code, $12,000.
  • FEA Modeling and Probabilistic Characterization of MEMS Pressure Sensors, $10,000.
  • Slow Crack Growth and Fatigue Life Prediction of Ceramic Components Subjected to Transient Load History, $10,000.
  • Predicting the Mechanical Reliability of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) Pressure Sensor Devices, $4,000.
  • Fatigue Life Evaluation by Digital Prototyping, $33,000.
  • Determination of Transient Load Histories Using the Structure As Its Own Multiaxial Force Transducer, $5,000.
  • Thermal Stress and Failure Analysis of Enamel Coated Steel Components, $7,000.
  • Effective Assessment of ‘Introduction to Engineering’ the First Course in Engineering, $1,500.
  • Deterministic and Probabilistic Enhancements to the Ceramic Analysis and Reliability Evaluation of Structures CARES/Creep Integrated Design Code, $10,000.
  • Development of an Integrated Design Code to Predict the Creep Life of structural Components Based on theory of Continuum Damage Mechanics, $4,000.
  • Deterministic and Probabilistic Enhancements to the Ceramic Analysis and Reliability Evaluation of Structures CARES/Creep Integrated Design Code, $10,000.
  • Damage Based Creep Life Prediction of Ceramic Structural Components Using a Finite Element Method Postprocessor Code, $3,000.
  • Mechanical Material Characterization and Analysis of Recycled Glass Slabs, $33,460.

 

Publications & Presentations

  • Andrew A. Wereszczak, Branndon Chen, Osama M. Jadaan, Brian Oistad, Max Modugno, Jeffrey Sharp, and James Salvador, "Cantilever Testing of Sintered-Silver Interconnects," Journal of Material Science: Materials Electronics, 29, pp. 1530-1541, 2018.
  • Andrew A. Wereszczak, Osama M. Jadaan, Glenn Hatala, Max C. Modugno, and Michael J. Lance, "Adaptation of the Chevron-Notch Beam Fracture Toughness Method to Specimens Harvested from Diesel Particulate Filters," International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, January 2017.
  • Andrew A. Wereszczak, Branndon Chen, and Osama M. Jadaan, “Double-Sided Pressureless-Sintered-Silver-Interconnects via Reflow Oven Processing”, to be submitted to Journal of Material Science: Materials in Electronics, 2017.
  • Kenneth Anusavice, Osama Jadaan, and Josephine Esquivel-Upshaw, “Time-dependent fracture probability of bilayer, lithium-disilicate-based, glass-ceramic, molar crowns as a function of core/veneer thickness ratio and load orientation,” Dental materials, Vol. 29, issue 11, pp. 1132-1138, 2013.
  • Kenneth Anusavice, Josephine Esquival-Upshaw, J. Lee, and Osama Jadaan, “Fast-fracture probability of implant-supported, three-unit, veneered zirconia, fixed dental prostheses,” Dental Materials, Vol. 29, p. e2, 2013.
  • Michael Vick, Osama Jadaan, Andrew Wereszczak, Sung Choi, Andrew Heyes, and Keith Pullen, “Engine Design Strategies to Maximize Ceramic Turbine Life and Reliability,” Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2011, GT2011-46784, June 6-10, 2011, Vancouver , Canada.
  • Michael Vick, Osama Jadaan, Andrew Wereszczak, Sung Choi, Andrew Heyes, and Keith Pullen, “Engine Design Strategies to Maximize Ceramic Turbine Life and Reliability,” Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, Volume 134, Issue 8, August 2012.
  • Mitchel Cornelius, Bidhan Roy, and Osama Jadaan, “A Nanotechnology module within the current course in Engineering Economy,” 2011 ASEE North Midwest Section Conference, University of Minnesota-Duluth, October 2011.
  • Harold Evensen, Osama Jadaan, et al.,“A New undergraduate major in Microsystems and Nanotechnology,” 2011 ASEE North Midwest Section Conference, University of Minnesota-Duluth, October 2011.
  • Osama Jadaan, Andrew Wereszczak, and Kurt Johanns, “Weibull Effective Area for Hertzian Ring Crack Initiation,” International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, April 2010.
  • A. Wereszczak, T. P. Kirkland, K. T. Strong, Jr., O. M. Jadaan, and G. A. Thompson, "Size Scaling of Tensile Failure Stress in Boron Carbide," (Invited paper), Advances in Applied Ceramics, vol. 109, no. 8, pp. 487 - 492 , 2010.
  • A. Wereszczak, W. L. Daloz, K. T. Strong, Jr., and O. M. Jadaan, “Effect of Indenter Elastic Modulus on Hertzian Ring Crack Initiation in Silicon Carbide,” International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, April 2010.
  • A. Wereszczak, O. M. Jadaan, T. P. Kirkland, “Edge-Controlled Mechanical Failure of Si and SiC Semiconductor Chips,” International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS) - High Temperature Electronics Conference (HiTEC 2010), Albuquerque, NM, May 11-13, 2010.
  • J. Anusavice, O. M. Jadaan, A.A. Barrett, and R.B. Lee, “Time-Dependent Ceramic Crown Fracture for Variable Load Orientation and Core/Veneer Thickness Ratios,” International Association for Dental Research, Barcelona, Spain, July 14-17, 2010.
  • Wereszczak, K. Johanns, and O. Jadaan, “Hertzian Ring Crack Initiation in Hot-Pressed Silicon Carbides,” Journal of the American Ceramic Society, vol. 92, issue 8, 1788-1795, 2009.
  • Osama Jadaan, and Andrew Wereszczak, “Revisiting the Recommended Geometry for the Diametrally Compressed Ceramic C-ring Specimen,” Department of Energy ORNL-TM-2009/090, March 2009.
  • Osama Jadaan, and Andrew Wereszczak, “Effective Size Analysis of the Diametral Compression (Brazil) Test Specimen,” Department of Energy ORNL-TM-2009/100, May 2009.
  • Osama Jadaan, and Andrew Wereszczak, “Probabilistic Mechanical Reliability Prediction of Thermomechanical Legs,” Department of Energy ORNL-TM-2009/133.
  • Kevin Strong, Andrew Wereszczak, Will Daloz, Osama Jadaan, “Indenter Elastic Modulus and Hertzian Ring Crack Initiation,” Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, January 2009, Volume 30, Daytona Beach, Florida.
  • Andrew Wereszczak, Timothy Kirkland, Osama Jadaan, and Hsin Wang, “Strength of Bismuth Telluride,” Proceedings of Ceramic Science and Engineering, January 2009, Volume 30, Daytona Beach, Florida.
  • Osama Jadaan and Andrew Wereszczak “Probabilistic Design Optimization and Reliability Assessment of High Temperature Thermoelectric Devices,” Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Editors: Tatsuki Ohji and Andrew Wereszczak, Daytona Beach, Florida, 2008. This paper won the best paper-second place award in this prestigious and international conference.
  • William N. Sharpe, Glenn Beheim, Laura Evans, Noel Nemeth, and Osama Jadaan “Fracture Strength of Single-Crystal SiC Microspecimens at 24 C and 1000 C,” Journal of Microelectromechanical systems, vol. 17, no. 1, 2008.
  • Will Daloz, Andrew Wereszczak, and Osama Jadaan “Apparent Yield Strength of Hot-Pressed SiCs,” Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Editors: Tatsuki Ohji and Andrew Wereszczak, Daytona Beach, Florida, 2008.
  • Wereszczak, T. Kirkland, O. Jadaan, K. Strong, and G. Champoux, “C-sphere Strength-Size Scaling in a Bearing-Grade Silicon Nitride,” Journal of the Korean Ceramic Society, Vol. 45, No. 9, pp. 507-511, 2008.
  • Jeffrey J. Swab, Justin Prichett, Andrew A. Wereszczak, and Osama M. Jadaan, “Microstructure and properties of WC Spheres,” Army Research Lab, ARL-TR-4634, November 2008.
  • T. Evensen, O.M. Jadaan, H. Abdel-Aal, J. Hamilton, W. LI, M. Momot, E. Ofulue, M. Patterson, and N. Safari-Shad, “The Minor in Microsystems and Nanotechnology at UW-Platteville,” 2008 ASEE North Midwest Sectional Conference, UW-Platteville, Platteville, WI, October 16-19, 2008.
  • A. Wereszczak, T. Kirkland, and O. JadaanStrength Measurement of Ceramic Spheres Using a Diametrally Compressed C-Sphere Specimen,” Journal of the American Ceramic Society, vol. 90, issue 6, pp. 1843-49, 2007.
  • A. Wereszczak, O. M. Jadaan, H.-T. Lin, G. J. Champoux, and D. P. Ryan, “Hoop Tensile Strength Testing of 1-mm Diameter Ceramic Spheres,” Journal of Nuclear Materials, 361, pp. 121-125, 2007.
  • H. Hsueh, G. A. Thompson, O. M. Jadaan, A. A. Wereszczak, and P. F. Becher, “Analyses of Layer Thickness Effects in Bilayered Dental Ceramics Subjected to Thermal Stresses and Ring-on-Ring Tests,” Journal of Dental Materials, March 2007.
  • Jadaan, N. Nemeth, and A. Segall “Time-Dependent Reliability of Thermally Shocked SiC Tubes,” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 75-84, January 2007.
  • Nemeth, L. Evans, O. Jadaan, W.N. Sharpe, Jr., G. Beheim, and M. Trapp, “Fabrication and Probabilistic Fracture Strength Prediction of High-Aspect-Ratio Single Crystal Silicon Carbide Microspecimens With Stress Concentration,” Thin Solid Films, Vol. 515, No. 6, 12 February 2007, ISSN 0040-6090, p. 3283-3290.
  • N. Nemeth, O. M. Jadaan, E. H. Baker, and J. P. Gyekenyesi, “ Lifetime Reliability Prediction of Ceramics Subjected to Thermal and Mechanical Cyclic Loads,” ASME International Gas and Turbine Institute Turbo Expo 2007, GT2007-27047, Montreal, Canada, May 14-17, 2007.
  • Jadaan, and J. Trethewey, “Reliability of High Temperature Lightweight Valve Train Components in A Total Probabilistic Design Environment,” Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, editors: A. Wereszczak and E. Lara-Curzio, Cocoa Beach, Florida, 2006.
  • Osama Jadaan, Joseph Palko, Noel Nemeth, Anna Dubnisheva, Shuvo Roy, and Aaron Fleiscman, “Strength and Weibull Characterization of Polysilicon Membranes for MEMS Applications,” Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, editors: A. Wereszczak and E. Lara-Curzio, Cocoa Beach, Florida, 2006.
  • A. Wereszczak, W. Wang, Y. Wang, M. Hadfiled, W. Kanematsu, T. P. Kirkland, and O. M. Jadaan, “Rolling Contact Fatigue of Ceramics,” Oak Ridge National Lab TM report ORNL/TM-2006/521, 2006.
  • Osama Jadaan, “Probabilistic MEMS Design,” Symposium on Mechanical Reliability of Silicon MEMS – Recent Progress and Further Requirements, Halle/Saale, Germany, February 27-28, 2006.
  • A. Wereszczak, O. M. Jadaan, and T. P. Kirkland, “Hoop Tensile Strength of Ceramic Spheres Using a Diametrally Compressed C-Sphere Specimen,” Submitted to the Journal of The American Ceramic Society.
  • A. Weresczcak, W. Wang, O. M. Jadaan, M. J. Lance, and H. -T. Lin, “Strength of a C-Sphere Flexure Specimen,” Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, editors: A. Wereszczak and E. Lara-Curzio, Cocoa Beach, Florida, 2006.
  • William N. Sharpe, Jr., Osama Jadaan, Glenn Beheim, George Quinn, and Noel Nemeth, “Fracture Strength of Silicon Carbide Microspecimens,”Journal of MicroElectroMechanical Systems, vol. 14, issue 5, pp. 903-913, 2005.
  • Nemeth, G. Beheim, O. Jadaan, W. N. Sharpe, Jr., G. Quinn, L. Evans, and M. Trapp, “Fracture Strength Simulation of SiC Microtensile Specimens – Accounting for Stochastic Variables,” Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, v 26, issue 8, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites – Developments in Advanced Ceramics and Composites, pp. 223-237, 2005.
  • William N. Sharpe, Jr., Glenn Beheim, Noel Nemeth, Laura Evans, and Osama Jadaan, “Strength of Single-Crystal Silicon Carbide Microspecimens at Room and High Temperature,” Proceedings of the 2005 SEM Annual Conference, Portland, OR, Session 46, Paper 54 on CD, 2005.
  • Noel Nemeth, Laura Evans, Osama Jadaan, William N. Sharpe, Jr., Glenn Beheim, and Mark Trapp, “Fabrication and Probabilistic Fracture Strength Prediction of High-Aspect-Ratio Single Crystal Silicon Carbide Microspecimens With Stress Concentration,” NASA/TM – 2005-213986, December 2005.
  • George D. Quinn, William N. Sharpe, Jr, Glenn. M. Beheim,  Noel N. Nemeth, and Osama Jadaan, "Fracture Origins in Miniature Silicon Carbide Structures," in Fractography of Advanced Ceramics II, ed J. Dusza, Trans Tech Publication Inc., Zurich,  pp. 62, 2005.
  • Noel Nemeth, Osama Jadaan, and Mark Trapp, “Micro-Miniature Turbomachinery: Designing Small Structures for High Strength,” ANSYS Solutions magazine, 2005.
  • Robert H. Carter, and Osama . M. Jadaan, “The Effects of Incorporating System Level Variability into the Reliability Analysis for Ceramic Components,” 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics & Composites, Cocoa Beach, Florida, January 2005. 
  • Noel Nemeth, Osama Jadaan, Tamas Palfi, and Eric Baker, “Predicting the Reliability of Ceramics Under Transient Loads and Temperatures with CARES/Life,” Journal of ASTM International, Vol. 1, No. 8, September, 2004.
  • William N. Sharpe, Jr., Osama Jadaan, Noel Nemeth, and Glenn Beheim, “Strength of Polycrystalline Silicon Carbide Microspecimens at Room and High Temperature,” Proceedings of the 2004 SEM Annual Conference, Costa Mesa, CA, Session 84, Paper 405 on CD, 2004.
  • Nemeth, and O. Jadaan, “A Methodology to Predict Reliability of Brittle Material Structures Subjected to Transient Loads,” Accepted for publication as a NASA-TP (technical Publication).
  • Noel Nemeth, Osama Jadaan, Tamas Palfi, and Eric Baker, “Predicting the Reliability of Ceramics Under Transient Loads and Temperatures with CARES/Life,” NASA / TM 212498, 2003.
  • Jadaan, N. Nemeth, J. Bagdahn, and W.N. Sharpe, “Probabilistic Weibull Behavior and Mechanical Properties of MEMS Brittle Materials,” Journal of Materials Science, Vol. 38, pp. 4087-4113, 2003.
  • Bagdahn, W. Sharpe, and O. Jadaan, ”Fracture Strength of Polysilicon at Stress Concentrations,”Journal of MicroElectroMechanical Systems, Vol. 12, No. 3, June 2003.
  • Nemeth, O. Jadaan, J. Palko, J. Mitchell, and C. Zorman, “ Structural Modeling and Probabilistic Characterization of MEMS Pressure Sensors Membranes,” Proceedings of the MEMS: Mechanics and Measurements Symposium, SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, 2001.
  • Jadaan, and N. Nemeth, “Time-Dependent Reliability of Ceramic Structures Subjected to Transient Loading,” Journal of Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, Vol. 24, 2001.
  • Nemeth, and O. Jadaan, “Transient Reliability of Ceramic Structures For Heat Engine Applications, Proceedings of the 5th Annual FAA/Air Force/NASA/Navy Workshop on the Application of Probabilistic Methods to Gas Turbine Engines, June 11-14, West Lake, Ohio, 2001.
  • Jadaan, L. Powers, and J. Gyekenyesi, "Multiaxial Creep Life Prediction of Ceramic Structures Using Continuum Damage Mechanics and the Finite Element Method," Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 1999.
  • Jadaan, L. Powers, and J. Gyekenyesi, "Creep Life Prediction of Ceramic Components Subjected to Transient Tensile and Compressive Stress States," published in the Proceedings of the ASME - International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI), TURB EXPO’ 1997.
  • Powers, O. Jadaan, and J. Gyekenyesi, "Creep Life of Ceramic Components Using a Finite Element Based Integrated Design Program (CARES/Creep)," Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, January 1998.
  • Grose, L. Powers, O. Jadaan, and N. Nemeth, “Fatigue Parameter Estimation Methodology for Static, Dynamic and Cyclic Crack Growth Laws in Monolithic Ceramic Materials," NASA-TM, 1996.
  • Jadaan, L. Powers, L. Janosik, and N. Nemeth, “Design of High Temperature Ceramic Components Against Fast Fracture and Time Dependent Failure Using CARES/LIFE Code," Symposium on Design for Manufacturability and Manufacturing of Ceramic Components, Ceramic Transactions, Vol. 50, 1995.
  • Jadaan, and G. Boys, “Energy Approach for Multiaxial Fatigue Life Prediction Using Finite Element Analysis,” published in the Proceedings of the 11th Biennial Conference on Reliability, Stress Analysis, and Failure Prevention, September, 1995.
  • Segall, O. Jadaan, and J. Palko," Finite Element Study of C-ring Fracture Specimens for the Determination of Design Strength Data," published in the Proceedings of the 11th Biennial Conference on Reliability, Stress Analysis, and Failure Prevention, September, 1995.
  • Jadaan, "Lifetime Prediction for Ceramic Tubular Components,” Life Prediction Methodologies and Data for Ceramic Materials, ASTM STP 1201, C. R. Brinkman and S. F. Duffy, Eds., American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, 1994.
  • Jadaan, and R. Tressler, "Methodology to Predict Delayed Failure Due to Slow Crack Growth in Ceramic Tubular Components Using Data from Simple Specimens," Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 1993.
  • Jadaan, K. Liu, and H. Pih, “Fatigue Evaluation of Ceramic Materials by Acoustic Emission," Proceedings of the 10th Biennial Conference on Reliability, Stress Analysis, and Failure Prevention, 1993.
  • Shelleman, O. Jadaan, D. Butt, J. Helleman, R. Tressler, and J. Mecholsky, "High Temperature Tube Burst Test Apparatus,” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, July 1992.
  • Jadaan, and R. Tressler, “Lifetime Prediction of Internally Pressurized Siliconized Silicon Carbide Tubes Subjected to Creep Rupture Loading," Journal of American Ceramic Society, February 1992.
  • Jadaan, D. Shelleman, J. Conway, J. Mecholsky, and R. Tressler, "Prediction of the Strength of Ceramic Tubular Components: I. Analysis,” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, May 1991.
  • Shelleman, O. Jadaan, J. Conway, and J. Mecholsky, “Prediction of the Strength of Ceramic Tubular Components: II. Experimental Verification," Journal of Testing and Evaluation, May 1991.
  • Conway, J. Mecholsky, O. Jadaan and D. Shelleman, “Test Methodology for Ceramic Tubular Components," Center for Advanced Materials Newsletter, The Pennsylvania State University, 1989.

 

Books and Chapters:

  • Co-author of a chapter in a book to be published titled -Mechanical properties of MEMS Structures, edited by Wole Soboyejo.
  • Edited the ASME Proceedings of the 11th Biennial Conference on Reliability, Stress Analysis, and Failure Prevention, September 1995.
  • Authored a chapter in the book titled -Mechanical Testing Methodology for Ceramic Design and Reliability, edited by David Cranmer, and David Richerson. Published by Marcel Dekker, 1998.

 

Reports:

  • Jadaan, “Review of Mixed-Mode Multiaxial Fracture Criteria for Ceramic materials,” May 2011, FMC Technologies, Houston, TX.
  • Jadaan, “Probabilistic Design System Analysis of a Trilayer Dental Disk Specimen to Optimize Failure in the Veneer Layer,” NIH grant-University of Florida, July 2011.
  • Philip Parker, Osama Jadaan, and Jim Almquist, “Assessing Improvements to GE 1030 -Introduction to Engineering Projects,” University of Wisconsin-Platteville, October 2010.
  • “Reliability Analysis of E2C-E2V Molar Crowns,” University of Florida, July 2, 2008.
  • “Weibull Parameters and SCG Parameters for Eris Veneer, E2V, and E2_Core Dental Materials,” University of Florida, July 19, 2007.
  • “Thermomechanical and System Probabilistic Design Analyses for 1200V-100A IGBT Device to Minimize Thermal Stresses in the Silicon and Ceramic Layers. Oak Ridge national Lab (ORNL), May 30, 2007.
  • “Instantaneous vs. Cumulative Effective Area Analyses for Hertzian Indentation,” ORNL, May 31, 2007.
  • “Instantaneous vs. Cumulative Effective Area Analyses for Hertzian Indentation as Function of Weibull Modulus,” ORNL, June 8, 2007.
  • “Scaling of Ring Crack Initiation Stress for SiC_HPN Under Hertzian Indentation,” ORNL, June 10, 2007.
  • “Derivation of Effective Area Formula for Hertzian Indentation,” ORNL, June 11, 2007.
  • “Thermomechanical and System Probabilistic Design Analyses for Multilaminate Glass Disk,” ORNL, June 15, 2007.
  • “FEA Analysis of Interface Bonded Specimen under Hertzian Indentation,” ORNL, June 27, 2007.
  • “Thermomechanical Stress and System probabilistic design Analyses for a Thermoelectric Module,” ORNL, July 5, 2007.
  • “Hertzian Indentation with Friction,” ORNL, July 11, 2007.
  • “Thermomechanical and System Probabilistic Design analyses for Multilaminate Glass-Alumina disk,” ORNL, July 16, 2007.
  • “Failure Probability Prediction and Design Assessment of BaTiO3 Dielectric Ceramic in Multilayer Capacitors,” ORNL,July 24, 2007.
  • “High Temperature Advanced Materials for Lightweight Valve Train Components,” Final report, Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois, April 20, 2006.
  • “Strength Distributions of Batch 7 Single Crystal SiC Microtensile Specimens at Room and High Temperatures,” NASA Glenn Research Center, May 10, 2006.
  • “Microtrenching Analysis of SiC MEMS Pressure Sensor Wafers,” NASA Glenn Research Center, August 20, 2006.
  • “FEA and Effective Size Analyses for Elastic Hertzian Spherical Indentation Models,” Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL), May 19, 2006.
  • “FEA and Elastic vs. Plastic Effective Area Analyses For Indented SiC Material,” ORNL, May 25, 2006.
  • “FEA Analysis of SiC and Glass Indentation With WC-Core Bullet,” ORNL, June 19, 2006.
  • “Ball-on-Ball Stress and Effective Area Analyses,” ORNL, June 26, 2006.
  • “Probabilistic Design for a SiC Power Electronic Device,” ORNL, June 28, 2006.
  • “FEA Analysis of Layer-Thickness Effects in Bilayered Dental Ceramics Subjected to Thermal Stresses And Ring-on-Ring Loading,” ORNL, July 10, 2006.
  • “Strength Scaling of SiC_HPN Under Elastic Indentation,” ORNL, July 11, 2006.
  • “Modeling of Thermoelectric Device,” ORNL, November 10, 2006.
  • “C-Sphere Specimen Effective Size Analysis,” Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Lab, June 2005.
  • “Weibull Effect in Hertzian-Indented Glass and Alumina,” Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Lab, June 2005.
  • “Design of Experiment for the Ball-on-Ring Biaxial Flexure Specimen to Minimize Failure Due to Hertzian Loading,” Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Lab, July 2005.
  • “Effective Size Analysis of Hertzian Indented SiC Target Material as a Function of Weibull Modulus, Load, and Indenter Diameter,” Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Lab, July 2005.
  • “Development of ANSYS Macro for the Determination of Effective Area and Effective Volume,” U.S. Army Research Lab, 2005.
  • “High Temperature Advanced Materials for Lightweight Valve Train Components,” Caterpillar Inc., 2004-06.
  • “M-16 Ceramic Gun Barrel Reliability Analysis,” U.S. Army Research Lab, 2003-05.
  • “CARES/MEMS Software to Evaluate MEMS Device Survivability in Harsh Environments,” NASA Glenn Research Center, 2001-05.
  • “Controlled-Release Microsystems For Pharmacological Agent Delivery-Analysis of Nanomembrane Test Specimens,” Cleveland Clinic and NASA Glenn, 2002-04.
  • “Determination of Transient Load Histories Using the Structure As Its Own Multiaxial Force Transducer,” John Deere Dubuque Works, 1999.
  • “Deterministic Multiaxial Creep and Creep Rupture Enhancements for CARES/Creep Integrated Design Code,” NASA Lewis Research Center, 1998.
  • “Thermal Stress and Failure Analysis of Enamel Coated Steel Components,” Ferro Corporation, 1998.
  • "Damage Based Creep Life Prediction of Ceramic Structural Components Using a Finite Element Method Postprocessor Code," Office of Sponsored Programs, UW-Platteville, 1996.
  • "Mechanical Failure Theories”, John Deere, 1995.
  • “Thermal/Mechanical Characterization of Recycled Glass Slabs," Solid Waste Management Program, UW-Madison, 1995.
  • "Energy Approach for Multiaxial Fatigue life Prediction of Metallic Structures Using the Finite Element Method," Office of Sponsored Programs, UW-Platteville, 1994.
  • “Test Methodology for Tubular Components," in Projects within the Center for Advanced Materials, Annual Report to the Gas Research Institute, Penn State University, 1990.
  • “Cyclic Fatigue Evaluation of Ceramic Materials by Acoustic Emission," in Ceramic Technology for Advanced Heat Engines Project Report, 1990.
  • “Test Methodology for Tubular Components," in Projects within the Center for Advanced Materials, Annual Report to the Gas Research Institute, Penn State University, 1989.
  • “Test Methodology for Tubular Components," in Projects within the Center for Advanced Materials, Annual Report to the Gas Research Institute, Penn State University, 1988.

 

 

Jadaan
Contact Information

Building 0004, Room 3203

(904) 620-1393

osama.jadaan@unf.edu