Engineering Physics Department Authors and Books

Current Faculty:

Vicki Bier
“Accident Sequence Precursors and Probabilistic Risk Analysis,” V. Bier, University Printing Services, Univ. of Maryland (1998).
“Effects of Deregulation on Safety: Implications Drawn from the Aviation, Rail, and United Kingdom Nuclear Power Industries,” Bier, Joosten, Glyer, Tracey, Welsh (2003).
“Game Theoretic Risk Analysis of Security Threats: International Series in Operational Research and Management Service,” V. Bier (2008).

Michael Corradini
“Fundamentals of Multiphase Flow,” M. L. Corradini (1998).

Wendy Crone
“Survive and Thrive: A Guide for Untenured Faculty,” W. C. Crone (2010).
“Bringing Nano to the Public:  A Collaboration Opportunity for Researchers and Museums,” W.C. Crone (2006).

Roderic Lakes
“Viscoelastic Materials,” R. S. Lakes, Cambridge University Press (2009).
“Biomaterials: An Introduction,” 3rd Edition; R. S. Lakes, J. B. Park, Springer (2007).
“Viscoelastic Solids: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series,” R. S Lakes, CRC Press (1998).

Greg Moses
“Engineering Application Software Development using Fortran 777,” G. A. Moses, Wiley Publishing (1988).
“Inertial Confinement Fusion,” J. J. Duderstadt, G. A. Moses, Wiley Publishing (1982).

Michael Plesha
“Engineering Mechanics: Statics,” G. Gray, F. Costanzo, M. Plesha; McGraw-Hill (2009, 2012).
“Engineering Mechanics: Dynamics,” G. Gray, F. Costanzo, M. Plesha; McGraw-Hill (2009, 2012).
“Engineering Mechanics: Statics and Dynamics,” G. Gray, F. Costanzo, M. Plesha; McGraw-Hill (2009, 2012).
“Concepts and Applications of Finite Element Analysis,” 4th edition, R. D. Cook, D. S. Malkus, M. E. Plesha, and R. J. Witt; John Wiley & Sons Publishers (2002).

Suzannah Sandrik
“Choosing the Right Engineering School: A Friendly Guide for Students and Their Families,” S. Sandrik, D. Woolston; Next Way Publishing (2011).

Kumar Sridharan
“Plasma Implantation,” J. H. Booske, R.J. Matyi, J. R. Conrad & K. Sridharan, Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering; Wiley Interscience (2007).

Robert Witt
“Concepts and Applications of Finite Element Analysis,” 4th edition, R. D. Cook, D. S. Malkus, M. E. Plesha, and R. J. Witt; John Wiley & Sons Publishers (2002).

Emeritus Faculty:

James Callen
“Flux Coordinates and Magnetic Field Structure,” W.D. D’haeseleer, W. N. Hitchon, J. D. Callen, and J. L. Shohet (1991).
“Local Transport Studies in Fusion Plasmas,” J. D. Callen, G. Gorini and E. Sindoni, Societa Itliana di Fisica, Bologna (1993).

Max Carbon
“Nuclear Power: Villain or Victim — Our Most Misunderstood Source of Electricity,” M. W. Carbon, Pebble Beach Publishers (1997).

Robert Cook
“Concepts and Applications of Finite Element Analysis,” 4th edition, R. D. Cook, D. S. Malkus, M. E. Plesha, and R. J. Witt; John Wiley & Sons Publishers (2002).
“Finite Element Modeling for Stress Analysis,” R. D. Cook, Wiley Publishing (1995).
“Advanced Mechanics of Materials,” (2nd Edition) R. D. Cook, W. C. Young, Prentice Hall (1999).

Mohamed El-Wakil
“Nuclear Power Engineering,” M. M. El-Wakil, McGraw-Hill (1962).
“Nuclear Energy Conversion,” M. M. El-Wakil, Intext Educational Publish (1971).
“Nuclear Heat Transport,” M. M. El-Wakil, International Textbook Co. (1978).
“Power Plant Technology,” M. M. El-Wakil, McGraw-Hill (1984).

Gill Emmert
“Visual Mechanics – Interactive Software for Engineering Mechanics: Statics and Dynamics,” G. A. Emmert, J. Guerino, Prentice Hall (1998).

Gerald Kulcinski
“Fusion and Fast Breeder Reactors,” W. Hafele, J.P. Holdren, G. Kessler, G. L. Kulcinski, IIASA (1977).

Arthur S. Lodge
“Elastic Liquids,” A. S. Lodge, Academic (1964).

Bela I. Sandor
“Metal Fatigue with Elevated Temperature Rest Periods,” B. I. Sandor (1968).
“Alleviation of Fatigue Damage,” B. I. Sandor (1968).
“Fundamentals of Cyclic Stress and Strain,” B. I. Sandor, University of Wisconsin Press (1972).
“Strength of Materials,” B. I. Sandor, Prentice-Hall (1978).
“Engineering Mechanics: Statics,” (2nd Edition) B. I. Sandor, Prentice-Hall (1987).
“Engineering Mechanics: Dynamics,” (2nd Edition) B. I. Sandor, Prentice-Hall (1987).

Harrison Schmitt
“Return to the Moon: Exploration, Enterprise, and Energy in the Human Settlement of Space,” H. Schmitt (2005).