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Pinlei Chen

Assistant Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering

215C Sackett Building

pzc216@psu.edu

814-863-4026

Research Areas:

Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Interest Areas:

Computational mechanics, Stabilized method, Multiphysics problems

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Civil Engineering, Tongji University, 2011
  • MS, Structural Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
  • Ph D, Structural Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2018

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Pinlei Chen, Timothy J. Truster and Arif Masud, 2018, "Interfacial stabilization at finite strains for weak and strong discontinuities in multi-constituent materials", Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 328, pp. 717--751
  • Timothy J. Truster, Pinlei Chen and Arif Masud, 2015, "On the algorithmic and implementational aspects of a Discontinuous Galerkin method at finite strains", Computers \& Mathematics with Applications, 70, (6), pp. 1266--1289
  • Timothy J. Truster, Pinlei Chen and Arif Masud, 2015, "Finite strain primal interface formulation with consistently evolving stabilization", International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 102, (3-4), pp. 278--315

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

Service

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Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

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The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084