TIAN (TIM) CHEN

PUBLICATIONS

Articles to appear

1.Chen, T., Pauly, M., & Reis, M. P., (2020), "Metamaterial with Reprogrammable Mechanical Properties and Stable Memory".
2.Poincloux, S., Chen, T., Audoly, B., & Reis, M. P., (2020), "Mechanics of Stacked Plates".
3.Baek, C., Martin, A., Poincloux, S., Chen, T., & Reis, M. P., (2020), "Smooth triaxial weaving with naturally curved ribbons".

Journal Articles

4.Chen, T., Bilal, R.O., Lang, R., Daraio, C., & Shea, K., (2019),"Autonomous Deployment of a Solar Panel Using an Elastic Origami and Distributed Shape Memory Polymer Actuators", Physical Review Applied, 11(6), 064069.
5.Du Pasquier, C., Chen, T., Tibbits, S., & Shea, K., (2019),"Design and Computational Modeling of a 3D Printed Pneumatic Toolkit for Soft Robotics", Soft Robotics, 6(5), 657-663.
6.Wagner, M., Lumpe, T., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2019),"Bend- and Stretch-Dominated Transforming Auxetic Lattice for Energy Absorption", Extreme Mechanics Letters, 29, 100461.
7.Chen, T., Bilal, R.O., Shea, K., & Daraio, C. (2018), "Harnessing Bistability for Directional Propulsion of Untethered, Soft Robots", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 115 (22), 5698-5702.
8.Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2018), "An Autonomous Programmable Actuator and Shape Reconfigurable Structures using Bistability and Shape Memory Polymers", 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, 5(2), 91-101.
9.Schwarz, J., Chen, T., Shea, K., & Stankovic, T., (2018), "An Efficient Size and Shape Optimization of Large Scale Truss Structures Subject to Stress and Buckling Constraints", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 58(1), 171-184.
10.Zimmermann, L., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2018), "Generalizing the Link between 3D Spatial Grammars and Finite Element Analysis for Structural Engineering Design Automation", Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, 32(2), 189-199.
11.Wagner, M., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2017), "Large Shape Transforming 4D Auxetic Structures Using a 3D Printed Shape Memory Polymer", 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, 4(3), 133-142.
12.Chen, T., Mueller, J., & Shea, K., (2017), "Integrated Design and Simulation of Tunable, Multi-State Structures Fabricated Monolithically with Multi-Material 3D Printing", Scientific Reports, 7, 45671.

Conference Proceedings

1.Chen, T., Mueller, J., & Shea, K., (2016), "Design and Fabrication of a Bistable Unit Actuator with Multi-Material Additive Manufacturing", SFF 2016, Austin, Texas, USA: University of Texas.
2.Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2016), "Design and Fabrication of Hierarchical Multi-Stable Structures through Multi-Material Additive Manufacturing", In IDETC, pp. V02AT03A032, Charlotte, NC., doi:10.1115/DETC2016-59856
3.Zimmermann, L., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2016), "Generative Shape Design Using 3D Spatial Grammars, Simulation and Optimization". Design Computing and Cognition, pp. 279-297, doi:10.1007/978-94-007-0510-4
4.Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2015), "Computational Design-To-Fabrication Using Spatial Grammars : Automatically Generating Printable Car Wheel Design Variants", ICED 2015, pp. 1-10, Design Society.
5.Chen, T., Stoeckli, F., & Shea, K., (2015), "Design for Mass Customization Using Additive Manufacture : Case-Study of a Balloon-Powered Car", ICED 15, 4, 245-254.
6.Chen, T., Egan, P., Stoeckli, F., & Shea, K., (2015), "Studying the Impact of Incorporating an Additive Manufacturing Based Design Exercise in a Large, First Year Technical Drawing and CAD Course", IDETC, V003T04A015, doi:10.1115/DETC2015-47312