Y. Charles Lu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
H.E. Katterjohn Professor

Research Areas: composites, elastomers, finite element modeling, Materials, micromechanics, nanomechanics, polymers, Solid Mechanics, vibration

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Extended Campus Programs
208 Crounse Hall
Paducah, KY 42002-7380
Phone: 270-534-3115
Fax: 270-534-6292
Email: chlu@engr.uky.edu

Professional Preparation

University of Western Ontario     Mechanical and Materials Engineering     Ph.D. 2000.

Appointments

06-08 of 2010 Visiting Scientist, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB

05-08 of 2009 Research Scientist, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB

05-08 of 2008 Research Scientist, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB

06-08 of 2007 Visiting Researcher, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB

2006- Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky

2001-2006 Sr. FE Analysis Engineer, Sr. Development Engineer, Dana Corporation.

2000-2001 Research Scientist,  Akron Rubber Development Laboratory.