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Alok Sutradhar

  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W. 19th Ave
    E442 Scott Lab
    Columbus, OH 43210

About

Research interests include:

  • Optimized Design, Design and synthesis of hierarchical structures, CAD/CAM
  • Additive Manufacturing and 3D multi-material printing.
  • Multi-material  Mult-scale, Multi-physics topology optimization,
  • Mesh-reduction methods (Boundary Element, Isogeometric Analysis) ,
  • Biomedical Modeling and Design, Bio-inspired Methods, Virtual Reality
  • Tissue Transplantation, Bioprinting, Guided Tissue Formation

Honors

  • 2014

    4th in Science Direct Top25 Hottest Journal article from January to December 2013 full year in Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements. .

  • 2014

    4th Most Popular Article of ASME Applied Mechanics Review. .

  • 2014

    Most Downloaded Journal Paper of "Computers in Biology and Medicine" in last 90 days. .

  • 2013

    Top 50% most downloaded eBooks in the relevant Springer eBook Collection in 2012 for "Symmetric Galerkin Boundary Element Methods" by A. Sutradhar, G Paulino, LJ Gray. .

  • 2013

    Special Video report in NSF Science Nation (Online magazine) on research titled, "Medicine and Engineering Join Forces to Restore Disfigured Faces". .

  • 2011

    Research Highlighted in front page of National Science Foundation website as "Top Discoveries in NSF" titled, "Engineering a new face after injury". .

  • 2011

    IUTAM Symposium Fellowship. .

  • 2011

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers McMat 2011 Fellowship for organizing symposium on Mechanics in Cancer. .

  • 2011

    Keynote Speaker, Topology Optimization. .

  • 2010

    Research Featured. .

  • 2010

    Research Highlighted. .

  • 2009

    Research highlighted in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Media Selection. .

  • 2006

    Best Poster Award. .

  • 2004

    Best Student Paper Award in Boundary Element Methods. .

  • 2002-2003

    CSE Fellow. .

  • 2001

    ORISE Research Fellowship. .

Books

2008

Journal Articles

2014

  • Park, J; Sutradhar, A, 2014, "A Multi-resolution Method for 3D Multi-material Topology Optimization." Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering (accepted) 285, 571 - 586.
  • Sutradhar, A, Park, J, Carrau, D et al., 2014, "Experimental validation of 3D printed patient-specific implants using digital image correlation and finite element analysis.." Computers in Biology and Medicine 62, 8 - 17.

2013

  • Sutradhar, A; Miller MJ, 2013, "In vivo measurement of breast skin elasticity and breast skin thickness." Skin Research and Technology 19, 191 - 9.

2012

  • Liu, YJ, Mukherjee, S, Nishimura, Schanz, M, Ye, W, Sutradhar, A, Pan, E, Dumont, NA, Frangi, A, Saez, 2012, "Recent Advances and Emerging Applications of the Boundary Element Method." Applied Mechanics Reviews 64, no. 031001, 38 -

2010

  • Chan, YS; Paulino, GH; Feng, BF; Sutradhar, A, 2010, "Dependence of crack tip singularity on loading functions." MECHANICS RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 37, no. 2, 191 - 197.
  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH; Miller, MJ; Nguyen, TH, 2010, "Topological optimization for designing patient-specific large craniofacial segmental bone replacements." PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 107, no. 30, 13222 - 13227.
  • Chan,Youn-Sha; Paulino,Glaucio,H; Feng,Bao-Feng; Sutradhar,Alok, 2010, "Dependence of crack tip singularity on loading functions." MECHANICS RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 37, no. 2, 191 - 197.

2009

  • Matzavinos, A; Kao, CY; Green, JEF; Sutradhar, A; Miller, M; Friedman, A, 2009, "Modeling oxygen transport in surgical tissue transfer." PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 106, no. 29, 12091 - 12096.

2008

  • A, Sutradhar, MJ, Miller, 2008, "A Patient-Specific 3D Biomechanical Model For Predicting Outcome Of Breast reconstruction Using Computational Mechanics Based Simulations." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 121, no. 6 Supplement, 79 -
  • A, Sutradhar, Miller MJ,, 2008, "A Patient-Specific 3D Biomechanical Model For Predicting Outcome Of Breast augmentation and reconstruction surgery." International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 3, no. Suppl 1, S232 - S315.

2006

  • Paulino, GH; Sutradhar, A, 2006, "The simple boundary element method for multiple cracks in functionally graded media governed by potential theory: a three-dimensional Galerkin approach." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING 65, no. 12, 2007 - 2034.

2005

  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH; Gray, LJ, 2005, "On hypersingular surface integrals in the symmetric Galerkin boundary element method: application to heat conduction in exponentially graded materials." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING 62, no. 1, 122 - 157.
  • Paulino, GH; Sutradhar, A, 2005, "A simple Galerkin boundary element method for three-dimensional crack problems in functionally graded materials." FUNCTIONALLY GRADED MATERIALS VIII 492-493, 367 - 372.

2004

  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH, 2004, "Symmetric Galerkin boundary element computation of T-stress and stress intensity factors for mixed-mode cracks by the interaction integral method." ENGINEERING ANALYSIS WITH BOUNDARY ELEMENTS 28, no. 11, 1335 - 1350.
  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH, 2004, "The simple boundary element method for transient heat conduction in functionally graded materials." COMPUTER METHODS IN APPLIED MECHANICS AND ENGINEERING 193, no. 42-44, 4511 - 4539.
  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH, 2004, "A simple boundary element method for problems of potential in non-homogeneous media." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING 60, no. 13, 2203 - 2230.

2003

  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH; Gray, LJ, 2003, "Transient heat conduction in homogeneous and non-homogeneous materials by the Laplace transform Galerkin boundary element method (vol 26, pg 119, 2002)." ENGINEERING ANALYSIS WITH BOUNDARY ELEMENTS 27, no. 6, 639 - 639.
  • Ahmad, S, Muqtadir, A, Morshed, ASMM, Sutradhar, A, 2003, "An economic design guideline for rectangular mat foundation with non-uniform thickness." Journal of Civil Engineering 31, 205 - 222.

2002

  • Sutradhar, A; Paulino, GH; Gray, LJ, 2002, "Transient heat conduction in homogeneous and non-homogeneous materials by the Laplace transform Galerkin boundary element method." ENGINEERING ANALYSIS WITH BOUNDARY ELEMENTS 26, no. 2, 119 - 132.

Unknown

  • Sutradhar, A, Brandstetter, K, Bang H, Park, J, Miller, MJ, "Breast Asymmetry Evaluation using objective measures." Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering
  • Sutradhar, A; Park, J; Miller MJ, "A New Approach for Optimized Design and Evaluation of Patient-specific Craniofacial Implants." The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants (accepted)
  • Sutradhar, A, Park, J, Carrau, D, Nguyen TM, Miller M, GH Paulino, "Computational modeling of craniofacial bone replacements.. Jul 2013. (accepted with revision).." Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing

Presentations

  • "Biomedical Design of Segmental Bone Replacements for Craniofacial Reconstruction after Cancer Removal." 2011, Presented at ASME 2011 Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference,
  • "Bridging Educational Industrial Applications - Short Course on BEM Method." 2012, Presented at NSF Workshop on the BEM: Bridging Education and Industrial Applications, Minneapolis, US|USA
  • "Role of Topology Optimization in Reconstructive Surgery." 2012, Presented at 3rd UBM South Regional Conference, Houston, US|USA
  • "A New Approach to Reconstructive Surgery: Design and 3D Printing of Musculoskeletal Implants." 2014, Presented at OSU 7th Annual T2C Translational to Clinic (T2C) Regenerative Medicine Wound Care Conference, Columbus, US|USA
  • "Optimal Engineering Design of Bone Replacement Shapes for Midface Reconstruction." 2014, Presented at 7th Annual T2C Translational to Clinic Regenerative Medicine Wound Care Conference, Columbus, US|USA
  • "Multiscale Modeling to Design and Predict Successful Reconstructive Microsurgical Flap Transfer." 2013, Presented at ASME 2013 2nd Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology (NEMB2013),
  • "Role of Topology Optimization in Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering." 2013, Presented at ASME 2nd Global Congress on Nanoengineering for Medicine & Biology,
  • "Three dimensional transient heat conduction in functionally graded materials." 2002, Presented at International Association for Boundary Element Methods IABEM 2002, Austin,
  • "Heat transfer problems in functionally graded materials using boundary element method." 2003, Presented at SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE03), San Diego,
  • "Symmetric Galerkin boundary element computation of heat conduction in functionally graded materials." 2004, Presented at International Association for Boundary Element Methods (IABEM), Twin Cities,
  • "From building structures to craniofacial structures: a topology optimization approach." 2011, Presented at Seminar Series: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburg,
  • "Symmetric Galerkin boundary element computation of T-Stress and stress intensity factors for mixed-mode cracks by the interaction integral method." 2004, Presented at International Association for Boundary Element Methods (IABEM), Twin Cities,
  • "Numerical Simulations to predict breast shape in Breast reconstruction surgery." 2007, Presented at 9th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics,
  • "Computer Simulations for predicting outcome of breast augmentation and reconstruction surgery." 2008, Presented at Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting,
  • "Feasibility of Computer Modeling of Breast Reconstruction and Augmentation Surgery." 2009, Presented at 10th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics,
  • "Topological Optimization in craniofacial reconstruction." 2009, Presented at 10th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics,
  • "Design of Segmental Bone Replacements." 2010, Presented at 2nd Annual Ruberg Symposium,
  • "Computational Modeling of Oxygen Transport in Reconstructive Microsurgery." 2010, Presented at ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Vancouver, CA|CAN
  • ""Biomedical Design of Segmental Bone Replacements for Craniofacial Reconstruction: A topology optimization approach." 2011, Presented at Seminar in Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, Penn State University,
  • "Computational Surgery." 2012, Presented at 4th Annual Ruberg Symposium,
  • "A simple boundary element method for crack problems in functionally graded media." 2005, Presented at US-Africa Workshop in Mechanics and Materials 2005,
  • "Physics-Based 3D Computer Modeling of Breast Surface Contour." 2006, Presented at Breast Cancer Clinical Research Meeting,
  • "Computer Simulation for predicting clinical outcome of Breast Cancer Surgery." 2006, Presented at Pan-American Advanced Studies Institute (PASI) on Nano and Biotechnology,
  • "Biomedical Design of Segmental Bone Replacements for Craniofacial Reconstruction." 2011, Presented at 11th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics,
  • "Magnetic Resonance Angiography of Abdominal Subcutaneous Vasculature with Intrinsic Contrasts: A Feasibility Study." 2011, Presented at Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2011,
  • "Topology optimization for designing patient-specific macroscopic craniofacial implant and current efforts in microstructure design." 2014, Presented at Multiscale Methods and Validation in Medicine and Biology (MMVMB) II: Biomechanics and Mechanobiology, Berkeley,