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Aman Haque

Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Science and Mechanics

317A Leonhard Building

mah37@psu.edu

814-865-4248

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

Mechanical, electrical and thermal properties of ultra thin films; Insitu transmisision electron microscopy; MEMS; Nano-scale materials behavior.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, 1993
  • MS, Industrial & Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, 1995
  • MBA, University of Alberta, 1998
  • Ph D, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Chamapaign, 2002

Publications

Book, Chapters

  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2008, Mechanical testing of micro/nanoscale materials, Society of Experimental Mechanics

Journal Articles

  • Michael McConney, Travis Shelton, Jennifer Colborn, John Bultman, Jianjun Hu, Michael Jespersen, Nicholas Glavin, Abigail Juhl, Michael Durstock, Michael Check, Maneesh Gupta, Md Amanul Haque, Randall Stevenson, Rachel Naguy, Andrey Voevodin and Christopher Muratore, 2016, "Direct synthesis of ultra-thin large area transition metal dichalcogenides and their heterostructures on stretchable polymer surfaces", Journal of Materials Research, pp. (accepted)
  • Baoming Wang, Raghu Pulavarthy and Md Amanul Haque, 2016, "Grain size-induced thermo-mechanical coupling in zirconium thin films", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 123, (2), pp. 1197-1204
  • Raghu Pulavarthy and Md Haque, 2016, "Evidence of Ballistic Thermal Transport in Lithium Niobate at Room Temperature", International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, pp. (accepted)
  • R. A. Pulavarthy and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "A novel technique for interfacial thermal resistance measurement for nanoscale thin films", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 89, pp. 743-748
  • Guangzu Zhang, Qi Li, Haiming Gu, Shenglin Jiang, Kuo Han, Matthew R. Gadinski, Md Amanul Haque, Qiming Zhang and Qing Wang, 2015, "Ferroelectric polymer nanocomposites for room-temperature electrocaloric refrigeration", Advanced Materials, 27, (8), pp. 1450-1454
  • Qi Li, Lei Chen, Matthew R. Gadinski, Shihai Zhang, Guangzu Zhang, Haoyu Li, Md Amanul Haque, Long-Qing Chen, Tom Jackson and Qing Wang, 2015, "Flexible high-temperature dielectric materials from polymer nanocomposites", Nature, 523, (7562), pp. 576-579
  • Baoming Wang, Md Amanul Haque, Alexander E. Mag-isa, Jae-Hyun Kim and Hak-Joo Lee, 2015, "High temperature and current density induced degradation of multi-layer graphene", Applied Physics Letters, 107, (16), pp. 163103
  • B. Wang, S. M. Eichfield, Donghai Wang, Joshua A Robinson and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "In situ degradation studies of two-dimensional WSe2-graphene heterostructures", Nanoscale, 7, (34), pp. 14489-14495
  • Baoming Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "In situ microstructural control and mechanical testing inside the transmission electron microscope at elevated temperatures", JOM, pp. 1-8
  • Baoming Wang, Vikas Tomar and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "In-situ TEM mechanical testing of nanocrystalline zirconium thin films", Materials Letters, 152, (0), pp. 105-108
  • Sandeep Kumar, Davil Garcia, Jiezhu Jin and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "Mechanical strain mediated carrier scattering and its role in charge and thermal transport in freestanding nanocrystalline aluminum thin films", Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 33, (2), pp. 022002
  • M. T. Alam, K. E. Maletto, J. Bielefeld, S. W. King and Md Amanul Haque, 2015, "Mechanical stress field assisted charge de-trapping in carbon doped oxides", Microelectronics Reliability, 55, (5), pp. 846-851
  • Keekyoung Kim, Hojae Yi, M. Shafayet Zamil, Md Amanul Haque and Virendra Puri, 2015, "Multiscale stress–strain characterization of onion outer epidermal tissue in wet and dry states", American Journal of Botany, 102, (1), pp. 12-20
  • Jonathan Marsh, Yang Zhang, Devendra Verma, Sudipta Biswas, Md Amanul Haque and Vikas Tomar, 2015, "Nanomechanical characterization of temperature-dependent mechanical properties of ion-irradiated zirconium with consideration of microstructure and surface damage", JOM, pp. 1-14
  • B Wang, C Muratore, A Voevodin and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Anomalous photo-voltaic effects in large area monolayer MoS2", Nano Convergence, 1, (1), pp. 1-5
  • M T Alam, S W King and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Characterization of very low thermal conductivity thin films", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 115, (2), pp. 1541-1550
  • C Muratore, J J Hu, B Wang, Md Amanul Haque, J E Bultman, M L Jespersen, P J Shamberger, M E McConney, R D Naguy and A A Voevodin, 2014, "Continuous ultra-thin MoS2 films grown by low-temperature physical vapor deposition", Applied Physics Letters, 104, (26)
  • R A Pulavarthy, M T Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Effect of heated zone size on micro and nanoscale convective heat transfer", International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 52, pp. 56-60
  • B Wang, M T Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Grain growth in nano-crystalline nickel films at low temperature and stress", Scripta Materialia, 71, pp. 1-4
  • B Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Low temperature viscoelasticity in nanocrystalline nickel films", Materials Letters, 118, pp. 59-61
  • J Jin, K Xu, F Zhao, Md Amanul Haque, L Dong and Q Wang, 2014, "Multiferroic polymer laminate composites exhibiting high magnetoelectric response induced by hydrogen-bonding interactions", Advanced Functional Materials, 24, (8), pp. 1067-1073
  • M T Alam, R A Pulavarthy, J Bielefled, S W King and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Thermal conductivity measurement of low-k dielectric films: Effect of porosity and density", Journal of Electronic Materials, 43, (3), pp. 746-754
  • M. T. Alam, Michael Bresnehan, Joshua Robinson and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Thermal conductivity of ultra-thin chemical vapor deposited hexagonal boron nitride", Applied Physics Letters, 104, (1)
  • T Alam, B Wang, R Pulavarthy, Md Amanul Haque, C Muratore, N Glavin, A K Roy and A A Voevodin, 2014, "Domain engineering of physical vapor deposited two-dimensional materials", Applied Physics Letters, 105, (21), pp. 1-5
  • S.* Kumar, Md Amanul Haque and H. Gao, 2013, "Transformation induced toughening and flaw tolerance in pure nanocrystalline aluminum", International Journal of Plasticity, 44, pp. 121-128
  • M. S. Zamil, H. Yi, V. Puri and Md Amanul Haque, 2013, "A novel method for characterizing microscale biological samples under tensile loading: Stress-strain behavior of onion outer epidermal cell wall fragment", American Journal of Botany, 100, (6), pp. 1105-1115
  • S.* Kumar, M. T.* Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2013, "Thermo-mechanical coupling and size effects in micro and nano resonators", Micro and Nano Systems Letters, 1, (1), pp. 1-9
  • S.* Kumar, M. T.* Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2013, "Quantitative in-situ TEM study of stress assisted grain growth", MRS Communications, 3, (2), pp. 103-105
  • M. T.* Alam, A. P.* Raghu, Md Amanul Haque, C. Muratore and A. Voevodin, 2013, "Structural size and temperature dependence of solid to air heat transfer", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 73, pp. 1-7
  • M. T.* Alam, M. P.* Manoharan, Md Amanul Haque, C. Muratore and A. Voevodin, 2012, "Influence of strain on thermal conductivity of silicon nitride thin films", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 22, (4), pp. 045001
  • S.* Kumar, K. L. Joshi, A. C. T. van Duin and Md Amanul Haque, 2012, "Can amorphization take place in nanoscale interconnects?", Nanotechnology, 23, (9), pp. 095701
  • S.* Kumar and Md Amanul Haque, 2012, "In-situ transmission electron microscopy of fracture in notched thin films", Journal of Nanoscience Letters, 2, (26)
  • Md Amanul Haque, A. V. Desai and M. El-Gindy, 2011, "Driver-vehicle interfacial dynamics: A robust cue for driver fatigue", International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, 18, (3), pp. 245-256
  • C. M. Lentz, B. A. Samuel, H. C. Foley and Md Amanul Haque, 2011, "Synthesis and characterization of glassy carbon nanowires", Journal of Nanomaterials, 2011, pp. pp. 129298 (1-8)
  • S. Kumar, D. E. Wolfe and Md Amanul Haque, 2011, "Dislocation shielding and flaw tolerance in titanium nitride", International Journal of Plasticity, 27, (5), pp. 739-747
  • J. Jin, S.-G. Lu, C. Chanthad, Q. Zhang, Md Amanul Haque and Q. Wang, 2011, "Multiferroic polymer composites with greatly enhanced magnetoelectric effect under a low magnetic bias", Advanced Materials, 23, (33), pp. 3853-3858
  • S. Kumar, X. Li, Md Amanul Haque and H. Gao, 2011, "Is stress concentration relevant for nanocrystalline metals?", Nano Letters, 11, (6), pp. 2510-2516
  • S. Kumar, M. T. Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2011, "Fatigue insensitivity of nanoscale freestanding aluminum films", Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 20, (1), pp. 53-58
  • S. Kumar, M. T. Alam, Z. Connell and Md Amanul Haque, 2011, "Electromigration stress induced deformation mechanisms in freestanding platinum thin films", Scripta Materialia, 65, pp. 277-280
  • S. Kumar and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Stress-dependent thermal relaxation effects in micro-mechanical resonators", Acta Mechanica, 212, (1), pp. 83-91
  • M. P. Manoharan, H. Lee, R. Rajagopalan, H. C. Foley and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Elastic properties of 4-6 nm-thick glassy carbon thin films", Nanoscale Research Letters, 5, (1), pp. 14-19
  • J. Jin, Q. Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Length-scale effects on electrical and thermal transport in polyaniline thin films", Organic Electronics, 11, (1), pp. 29-35
  • S. Kumar and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Fracture testing of nanoscale thin films inside the transmission electron microscope", International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2, (4), pp. 745-758
  • B. A. Samuel, R. Rajagopalan, H. C. Foley and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Effect of pyrolysis temperature on the micro-structure of disordered carbon nanowires", Thin Solid Films, 519, (1), pp. 91-95
  • Md Amanul Haque, H. D. Espinosa and H. J. Lee, 2010, "MEMS for in situ testing—Handling, actuation, load, displacement", MRS Bulletin, 35, (5), pp. 375-381
  • J. Jin, Q. Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Doping dependence of electrical and thermal conductivity of nanoscale polyaniline thin films", Journal of Physics D, Applied Physics, 43, pp. 205302 (1-5)
  • S. Kumar, D. Zhuo, D. E. Wolfe, J. A. Eades and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Length-scale effects on fracture of multilayers", Scripta Materialia, 63, (2), pp. 196-199
  • M. P. Manoharan, S. Kumar, Md Amanul Haque, R. Rajaopalan and H. C. Foley, 2010, "Room temperature amorphous to nanocrystalline transformation in ultra-thin films under tensile stress: An in-situ TEM study", Nanotechnology, 21, pp. 505707 (1-8)
  • H. F. Lee, S. Kumar and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Role of mechanical strain on thermal conductivity of nanoscale aluminum films", Acta Materialia, 58, (20), pp. 6619-6627
  • M. P. Manoharan, J. Jin, Q. Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2010, "Thermo-electro-mechanical characterization of nanoscale conducting polymer films", Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2, pp. 288-293
  • H. F. Lee, B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "In-plane thermal conductance measurement of one-dimensional nanostructures", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 99, (2), pp. 495-500
  • M. P. Manoharan, A. Sharma, Md Amanul Haque, C. E. Bakis and K.-W. Wang, 2009, "Interfacial strength of carbon nanofiber epoxy composite using single fiber pullout", Nanotechnology, 20, (29), pp. 1-8
  • M. P. Manoharan and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "Role of adhesion in shear strength of nanowire-substrate interfaces", Journal of Physics D, 42, (9), pp. 1-7
  • M. P. Manoharan, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "Fracture toughness characterization of advanced coatings", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 19, (11), pp. 1-8
  • S. Kumar, Md Amanul Haque and H. Gao, 2009, "Notch insensitive fracture in nanoscale thin films", Applied Physics Letters, 94, (25), pp. 1-3
  • J. Jin, M. P. Manoharan, Q. Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "In-plane thermal conductivity of nanoscale polyaniline thin films", Applied Physics Letters, 95, (3), pp. 1-3
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Visualization of crack blunting using secondary fluorescence in soft polymers", Polymer Testing, 27, (4), pp. 404-411
  • J. Culp, Md Amanul Haque and M. El-Gindy, 2008, "Driver alertness monitoring techniques: A literature review", International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, 15, (2-4), pp. 255-271
  • H. Hosokawa, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Fracture toughness characterization of electronic materials and interfaces", International Journal of Materials and Structural Integrity, 2, (1-2), pp. 2-10
  • M. P. Manoharan, A. V. Desai, G. Neely and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Synthesis and elastic characterization of zinc oxide nanowires", Journal of Nanomaterials, pp. 1-7
  • H. Hosokawa, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Plane stress fracture toughness of freestanding nanoscale thin films", Thin Solid Films, 516, (18), pp. 6444-6447
  • B. A. Samuel, R. Rajagopalan, H. C. Foley and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Temperature effects on electrical transport in semiconducting nanoporous carbon nanowires", Nanotechnology, 19, (27), pp. 1-6
  • M. J. Samayoa, Md Amanul Haque and P. H. Cohen, 2008, "Focused ion beam irradiation effects on nanoscale freestanding thin films", Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, 18, (9), pp. 1-7
  • J. Culp, M. El-Gindy and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Non-intrusive driver drowsiness monitoring via artificial neural networks", SAE Journal, pp. Paper # 2008-01-0187
  • S. Kumar and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Reduction of thermo-elastic damping with a secondary elastic field", Journal of Sound and Vibration, 18, (3), pp. 423-427
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Mechanical properties of ZnO nanowires", Sensors and Actuators, 134, (1), pp. 169-176
  • B. A. Samuel, M. C. Demirel and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "High resolution deformation and damage detection using fluorescent dyes", Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, 17, (11), pp. 2324-2327
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Sliding of ZnO nanowires on silicon substrates", Applied Physics Letters, 90, (3), pp. 1-3
  • Md Amanul Haque and A. V. Desai, 2007, "Electro-mechanical coupling in ZnO nanowires", 6769
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Influence of electro-mechanical boundary conditions on elasticity of zinc oxide nanowires", Applied Physics Letters, 91, (18), pp. 1-3
  • B. A. Samuel, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Design and modeling of a MEMS Pico-Newton Loading/Sensing Device", Sensors & Actuators: A, 127, pp. 155-162
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Test-bed for mechanical characterization of nanowires", Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanosystems, 219, (9), pp. 57-65
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Room temperature relaxation of freestanding nanocrystalline gold films", Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, 16, pp. 929-934
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Vigilance monitoring for operator safety: A case study on highway driving", Journal of Safety Research, 37, (2), pp. 139-147
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Interfacial mechanics of polymer-carbon nanotube composites: A review", Thin-Walled Structures, 43, pp. 1787-1803
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "A novel MEMS nano-tribometer for dynamic testing in-situ in SEM and TEM", Tribology Letters, 18, (1), pp. 13-19
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2005, "Thermo-mechanical properties of nanoscale freestanding aluminum films", Thin Solid Films, 484, pp. 364-368
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2005, "In situ tensile testing of nanoscale freestanding thin films inside a transmission electron microscope", Journal of Materials Research, 20, (7), pp. 1769-1777
  • B. A. Samuel, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Microscale application of column theory for high resolution force and displacement sensing", Applied Physics Letters, 87, pp. 021904
  • B. A. Samuel, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Microscale application of column theory for high resolution force and displacement sensing", Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 12, (3)
  • B. A. Samuel, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Microscale application of column theory for high resolution force and displacement sensing", Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research, 10, (2)
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2004, "Direction sensitive MEMS shear stress sensor with high spatial and temporal resolution", Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, 14, pp. 1718-1725
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2003, "Strain gradient effect in nanoscale thin films", Acta Materialia, 51, (11), pp. 3053-3061
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2003, "A review on micro and nano-mechanical testing with MEMS", Experimental Mechanics, 43, (3), pp. 248-255
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2003, "Mechanical behavior of nano scale thin films using MEMS sensors", International Journal of Computational Engineering Science, 4, (2), pp. 169-173
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2002, "A novel technique for tensile testing of submicron scale freestanding specimens in SEM and TEM", Experimental Mechanics, 42, (1), pp. 123-130
  • M. T. A. Saif, S. Zhang, Md Amanul Haque and K. J. Hsia, 2002, "Effect of native Al2O3 on the elastic modulus of thin Al films", Acta Materialia, 50, (11), pp. 2779-2786
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2002, "Mechanical behavior of 30-50 nm thick aluminum films under uniaxial tension", Scripta Materialia, 47, (12), pp. 863-867
  • A. Ingolfsson, Md Amanul Haque and A. Umnikov, 2002, "Accounting for time varying queuing effects in workforce scheduling", European Journal of Operations Research, 139, (3), pp. 585-597
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2002, "Application of MEMS force sensors for in-situ mechanical characterization of nano-scale thin films in SEM & TEM", Sensors and Actuators, A, 97-98, pp. 239-245

Conference Proceedings

  • M. T. Alam and Md Amanul Haque, 2013, "Probing mechanical, electrical and thermal properties of nanoscale materials using MEMS devices", IEEE Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Solid State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems
  • Md Amanul Haque, S. Kumar* and M. T. Alam*, 2012, "A MEMS-based platform for multi-physics characterization of ultra-thin freestanding films", Proceedings of the 222nd Electrochemical Society Meeting
  • Md Amanul Haque, 2011, "Multi-physics of nanoscale thin films and interfaces", Proceedings of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Packaging and Integration of Electronic and Photonic Systems, MEMS, and NEMS
  • B. A. Samuel, C. M. Lentz and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "Experimental study of structure-electrical transport correlation in single disordered carbon nanowires", Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • J. Jin, Q. Wang and Md Amanul Haque, 2009, "Thermal conductivity of ultra-thin polyaniline films and interface", Proceedings of the 238th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2008, "Tensile deformation study on single biological cells", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Md Amanul Haque and A. V. Desai, 2007, "Mechanical properties of ZnO nanowires", Proceedings of the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE), 6464
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Effect of strain induced charge redistribution on Young's modulus of zinc oxide nanowires", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 2007-41210
  • B, A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Thermo-electrical characterization of pyrolyzed polyfurfuryl alcohol nanowires", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 2007-43359
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "In-situ nanoscale single fiber fragmentation using fluorescence microscopy", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 2007-43367
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2007, "Mechanical response of single biological cells to externally applied forces", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 2007-43373
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Mechanical properties of zinc oxide nanowires", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • B. A. Samuel, B. Yi, R. Rajagopalan, H. C. Foley and Md Amanul Haque, 2006, "Mechanical characterization of polymer nanowires using MEMS", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • A. V. Desai, Md Amanul Haque and P. C. Eklund, 2005, "MEMS testbed for mechanical testing of nanowires", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Expo
  • B. A. Samuel, A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "A novel MEMS device for high resolution force and displacement measurement", Proceedings of the IEEE MEMS
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Freestanding carbon nanotube specimen fabrication", Fifth IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology
  • B. A. Samuel and Md Amanul Haque, 2005, "Relaxation in nanoscale freestanding gold films using MEMS", IMECE Paper # 2005-82833
  • A. V. Desai, Md Amanul Haque and W. J. Scheuchenzuber, 2004, "Single cell opto-electro-mechanical probing: A feasibility study", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Md Amanul Haque and M. T. A. Saif, 2004, "Is there a critical size in nano grained metals for ductile to brittle transition?", Proceedings of the Nano 2004 ASME Conference, Integrated Nanosystems: Design, Synthesis and Applications
  • A. V. Desai and Md Amanul Haque, 2004, "Design and fabrication of a novel MEMS device for high resolution force and displacement measurement", Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress

Manuscripts

  • M T Alam, R A Pulavarthy, C Muratore and Md Amanul Haque, 2014, "Mechanical strain dependence of thermal transport in amorphous silicon thin films", Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering

Research Projects

  • September 2016 - August 2019, "Vacancy Engineering for Enhanced Strength and Toughness of Metals," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • January 2014 - December 2016, "NEAMS-1: An Investigation to Establish Multiphysical Property Dataset of Nuclear Materials Based on In-Situ Observations and Measurements," (Sponsor: Department of Energy (sub-contract from Purdue University)).
  • January 2015 - June 2016, "Exploration of Thermo-Mechanical Effects on 2D Electronic Material," (Sponsor: Universal Technology Corporation).
  • January 2014 - December 2016, "NEUP: Correlating Thermal and Mechanical Coupling Based Multiphysics Issues in Nuclear Materials through In-Situ Measurements," (Sponsor: Department of Energy (sub-contract from Purdue University)).
  • July 2014 - June 2015, "STTR: Sustainable Thermo-electric Conversion of Waste Heat," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  •   -  , "Powering the ‘Internet of Things’," (Sponsor: Pennsylvania State University College of Engineering).
  •   -  , "Acquisition of a High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Thermal Microscope," (Sponsor: Pennsylvania State University College of Engineering).

Honors and Awards

  • Inventor Incentive Award, Penn State University, January 2016 - January 2016
  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2014
  • Air Force Summer Faculty Fellow, American Society of Engineering Education, June 2014 - July 2014
  • Outstanding Research Award, Penn State Engineering Alumni Association, March 2011
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Penn State Engineering Alumni Association, March 2010
  • Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, National Science Foundation, 2006
  • Agilent best student paper award, Micro-electro-mechanical Systems division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001
  • Dr. Rashid Gold Medal, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, 1997

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Mentor, Faculty Mentoring, August 2015 - August 2016
  • Chairperson, Faculty recruitment (Emerging areas), January 2015 - December 2015
  • Mentor, Faculty Mentoring, August 2014 - August 2015
  • Member, University Faculty Senate, January 2011 - January 2015
  • Prepare/Grade Certification ExamsCandidacy Exam Administration, Department, January 2003
  • Member, Graduate Program Admissions Committee, January 2003
  • Chairperson, Promotion & Tenure Committee, August 2016
  • Member, Department Executive Committee, August 2016
  • Member, Promotion & Tenure Committee, January 2010
  • Member, Improvement in the ME Curriculum, August 2014
  • Committee Member, Nanofabrication Facility Executive Committee, November 2008
  • Committee Member, TEM Steering Committee, January 2007

Service to External Organizations:

 


 

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