Ivelin Ivanov

Professor, Ph.D., in Engineering Mechanics

at the University of Rousse, Rousse, Bulgaria

Department of Engineering Mechanics


Research Interest

Mechanics of Solids and Structures, Finite Element Analysis and Simulations, Finite Element Crash Simulations, Dynamic Impact, Material models for transient FE code with explicit time integration: woven fabric composite materials for vehicle crash energy dissipation and structure survivability, high performance woven fabric for automotive airbags, body armors, etc., Modeling of laminated glasses, Structure Dynamics and Control, Smart materials and Structures, Optimization, Multi-criteria optimization, Optimization of structures and technological processes. Finite element simulations of technological processes deep drawing. Mechanics of coatings and deposits, Fracture Mechanics and crack propagation simulations.

Material models for transient FE code with explicit time integration:

woven fabric composite materials for vehicle crash energy dissipation and structure survivability,

high performance woven fabric for automotive airbags, body armors, etc.


Selected Publications

1

Ivanov I.V. , T. Sadowski, D. Pietras. Crack propagation in functionally graded strip under thermal shock. European Physical Journal: Special Topics, 222 (2013): 1587-1595.

2

Ivanov I.V. . Finite Element analysis and modelling of Active Fibre Composites including damages, Computational Materials Science 50 (2011): 1276-1282.

3

J. Warminski, M.P. Cartmell, M. Bochenski, Ivelin Ivanov. Analysis and experimental investigations of an autoparametric structure, Journal of Sound and Vibration , 315 (2008): 486-508.

4

Ivanov I. V., Analysis, modeling, and optimization of laminated glasses as plane beam, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 43 (2006), 68876907.

5

Ivanov, I., A. Tabiei. "Loosely woven fabric model with viscoelastic crimped fibers for ballistic impact simulations". International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 61 (10), (2004), 1565-1583.


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Ballistic impact FE simulation of a projectile striking woven fabric composite 5-ply plate.


A model of inflating side airbag


Modeling a ballistic problem of a projectile striking a fabric specimen .


If you want to know more about me, here is my resume.


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December 17, 2017 
  
  
  
 

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