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Professor Jacob Aboudi

Diane and Arthur Belfer Chair of Mechanics and Biomechanics
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tel Aviv University, Israel

Jacob Aboudi is a Professor Emeritus at the School of Mechanical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel. He was formerly Head of the university’s Department of Solid Mechanics, Materials and Structures, and Dean of their Faculty of Engineering. He has held visiting appointments at the University of Strathclyde, Northwestern University, Virginia Tech., and the University of Virginia and has over 40 years of research experience. He has written over 250 journal articles and two prior books.

Research Interests:
Mechanics of composite materials and structures; Functionally graded materials; Smart materials and structures

Selected Publications (for more see the link: Prof. Jacob Aboudi):
Aboudi J. Mechanics of composite materials: a unified micromechanical approach. Amsterdam: Elsevier; 1991.
Cederbaum G, Elishakoff I, Aboudi J, Librescu L. Random vibration and reliability of composite structure. Lancaster: Technomic Publishing; 1992.

Journal Articles:
Aboudi, J.: The effective thermomechanical behavior of inelastic fiber-reinforced materials. Int. Engng. Sci. 23, 773–787 (1985).
Chandiramani, N. K., Librescu, L., Aboudi, J.: The theory of orthotropic viscoelastic shear deformable composite flat panels and their dynamic stability. Int. J. Sol. Struct. 25, 465–482 (1989).
Aboudi J, Cederbaum G and Elishakoff I (1990), Dynamic stability analysis of viscoelastic plates by Lyapunov exponents, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 139 (3), 459-467
D. Larom, C.T. Herakovich and J. Aboudi, “Dynamic response of pulse loaded laminated composite cylinders”, International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 11, No. 2, 1991, pp. 233-248
Cederbaum G, Aboudi J and Elishakoff I (1991), Dynamic instability of shear deformable visco-elastic laminated plates by Lyapunov exponents, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 28(3), 317-327.
Paley, M. and Aboudi, J. (1991) Inelastic thermal buckling of metal matrix laminated plates, Journal of Thermal Stresses, 14, 479–97.
M. Paley and J. Aboudi, “Plastic buckling of metal matrix laminated plates”, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 28, No. 9, 1991, pp. 1139-1154
Shalev, D. and Aboudi, J. (1991) Postbuckling analysis of viscoelastic laminated plates using higher-order theory, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 27, 1747–55
J. Aboudi and M. Paley, “Plastic buckling of ARALL plates”, Composite Structures, Vol. 22, No. 4, 1992, pp. 217-221
Esther Feldman and Jacob Aboudi, “Postbuckling analysis and imperfection sensitivity of viscoplastic plates and cylindrical panels”, Thin-Walled Structures, Vol. 17, No. 4, 1993, pp. 273-290

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